Lakes, valleys and the Waterton Park Hotel
The stunning Waterton Park Hotel sits in a scenic valley which boasts a charming lake.
A narrow bridge takes you straight to the historical manor house which is encircled by magnificent waters, making a great photo opportunity if you're attending the venue for a wedding or event.
Nature lover's paradise
Experience Wakefield at its best at Angler's Country Park. Overflowing with wildlife, wonderful wetlands and nature trails, it's unsurprising this Wakefield gem has been awarded Green Flag Status.
The dog-friendly park is well maintained and its pretty lakes have benches where you can sit and take in the exceptional views or feed the ducks.
The lush surrounding nature makes it a popular spot for an afternoon stroll or a spot of lunch - just don't forget to pack a picnic.
Check out Wakefield's sculpted art
Whilst visiting Wakefield, why not try the Yorkshire Sculpture Park and view unique artwork by British and international artists, in this inspiring open-air art gallery.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near the Waterton Park Hotel? Travelodge Wakefield Woolley Edge Hotel is only a 20-minute drive away and is just off the M1 southbound. Alternatively, Travelodge Barnsley Hotel is fewer than 10 miles' away.