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a Castle in the town of Pontefract, in the county of West Yorkshire


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Tower House Executive Guest House in Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England5 stars

Tower House Executive Guest House

Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England (0.4 miles, 0.6 km)
Around 10 minutes’ walk from the town centre, Tower House Executive Guest House in Pontefract provides award-winning bed and breakfast in West Yorkshire. There is free on-site parking and free Wi-F...
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Barley Mow Hotel in Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England

Barley Mow Hotel

Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England (0.4 miles, 0.7 km)
Barley Mow Hotel is set in Pontefract, 33 km from York. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms are equipped with a TV. You will find a kettle in the ro...
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RolandsCroft Guest House in Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England3 stars

RolandsCroft Guest House

Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England (2.2 miles, 3.6 km, direction W)
Set in the quiet village of Featherstone, a 20-minute drive from Wakefield city centre, RolandsCroft Guest House offers secure private parking, free Wi-Fi and rooms with en suite facilities....
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Upton Arms Hotel in Upton, West Yorkshire, England

Upton Arms Hotel

Upton, West Yorkshire, England (5.7 miles, 9.2 km, direction S)
Situated in Upton, 41 km from York, Upton Arms Hotel features free WiFi access and free private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. You can play billiards and darts at the hotel....
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Hotel Crofton Arms in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England

Hotel Crofton Arms

Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England (6.0 miles, 9.6 km, direction W)
Set 2.6 km from Belle Vue in Wakefield, Hotel Crofton Arms features free WiFi access and free private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV with satel...
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