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Best Western Plus Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel.

Built over 400 years ago, the award winning Best Western Plus Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel is steeped in history, charm and character.

Whether you are dining in the 1610 Steak Restaurant or our own onsite Jacobean Pub you can be assured that you'll feel like you never left home.

We are ideally located in the quiet countryside away from the bright city lights and the hustle and bustle, yet close enough to major road links such as the M62 and A1 for ease of access.

We offer complimentary car parking, fast and reliable high speed Wi-Fi and an exclusive residents only Lounge Bar.

All of our bedrooms have fully interactive 32 TVs, comfortable memory foam mattresses and all the luxury items that you associate with a Best Western Plus Hotel.

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Thorpe Lane

West Yorkshire
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6138*


2016 dinner inclusive rates offer a £25 per person à la carte allowance Event noise possible on a weekend
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only.
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 10:30
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

Our Head Chef has worked for over 10 years at the hotel. As a local he understands the need for consistent quality when it comes to sourcing his ingredients!

Chef Paul Farnham


The Jacobean Pub

Our on site Pub makes this hotel a great place to be, its like staying at you Local Pub with a bed!. We serve a selection of bottled ales and lagers and have a great choice of Home Made Food. We also show a full Sky Sports Listing and even have a pub quiz every Tuesday!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:45 - 09:45
Lunch: 12:00 - 16:00
Dinner: 16:00 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary

1610 Steak Restaurant

Opened in 2010, this Oak Panelled room offers a full dining menu with weekend specials and local produce. Open Fridays from 5pm until 8.30pm and Saturdays from 6.30pm until 8.30pm, bookings are necessary. Closed Sunday to Thursday.
We also serve Afternoon Tea in our stunning Oak Room on Tuesday and Saturday from 2pm until 4pm, priced from just £13.95 per person. Bookings are essential and payment is required in full.

Opening hours

Dinner: 17:00 - 20:30
Weekend times may vary

The 1610 Lounge

Opening in 2010 alongside the 1610 Steak Restaurant, this quiet residents only dining area which offers free WI-FI means that you can relax, read the paper or catch up on your paperwork over a glass of wine or two. A full dining menu is also available in our stunning Conservatory.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary



Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Distance: 7200 Yards
Handicap required


4 miles away in Pontefract


Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £28.00
Trolley hire £3.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £16.00

Mid Yorkshire

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 69
Distance: 6625 Yards
Handicap required


4 miles away in Darrington


Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £15.00
Trolley hire £3.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £10.00
Driving Range £4.00


The Best Western Plus Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel will be the perfect choice for your wedding day. With the flexibility of the Lawrence or Cawthorne Ballrooms or the more intimate Rose Room to choose from.

With our dedicated Wedding Coordinator here to ensure that your special day is just how you dreamed it would be!


Wedding Service and Reception Venue

Whatever you fancy, from discos and bands to magicians and singers, we'll make the necessary arrangements for your reception soundtrack!

Depending on the size of your Wedding the Cawthorne & Lawrence Ballrooms each hold up to 120 guests for a Civil Ceremony followed by a traditional Wedding Breakfast and 180 evening guests with the availability of extending to 200 day guests and 300 evening guests. The Rose Room holds up to 28 guests for your Ceremony and Wedding Breakfast.


Our wedding menus allow you to create your perfect Wedding Breakfast. You can even ask us to serve your favourite dish for a truly personal touch!

Our packages are designed to minimise the worry of working out the costs of your wedding. However, if you would prefer, we would be happy to quote for any ideas that you may have for your special day.

Honeymoon Suites

Our 2 bridal rooms both boast four poster beds and lovely views of the gardens!


Registry office:
Pontefract Registry Office
Charter Mark Logo Town Hall Pontefract WF8 1PG
01977 722670

Please contact our dedicated Wedding Coordinator on 01977 643839.
Why not just call to make an appointment to have a look around and discuss all the options to make your day very special.

For any enquiries please call Karen Hunter & Nicola Farnham on 01977 643839

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M62, J32, 3.00 miles
Nearest train station: Pontefract, 4.00 miles
Nearest airport: Robin Hood Doncaster, 15.00 miles
Free parking on site (160 spaces)

Thorpe Lane
West Yorkshire

What's nearby?


  • Doncaster Rovers (10 miles)

  • Leeds United FC (15 miles)

  • Castleford Tigers RLFC (7 miles)

  • Pontefract Racecourse (3 miles)

  • Doncaster Racecourse (10 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Nostel Priory (5 miles)

  • Xscape Leisure Complex (5 miles)

  • Pontefract Castle (3 miles)

  • Yorkshire Wildlift Park (7 miles)


  • Junction 32 Shopping Outlet (5 miles) (5 miles)

  • Leeds City Centre (5 miles) (5 miles)

  • Meadowhall, Sheffield (22 miles) (22 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Our largest meeting room can cater for up to 250 people. Due to the fantastic location of our hotel and the huge free car Park we tend to attract large business conferences, some of which take place over 2 days, giving delegates more chance to enjoy the delightful setting!

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Cawthorne 120 64 36 40 120
Rose 25 17 18 20 0
Oak 30 25 0 20 0
Lawrence 120 64 36 40 120
Boardroom 0 0 0 8 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 392 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 232
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Great stay

29/09/2016 teejay11, Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom

Clean stylish great breakfast did not have dinner but the food looked top class, Our room was excellent very comfortable and stylish and value for money . The staff were all very helpful could not ask... more



26/09/2016 gill g,

Another wonderful stay at The Rogerthorpe Manor-&we stayed in suite 17 this time.The suites are just gorgeous & we will certainly be staying in a suite next time. As we always stay over when we go to ... more


Gteat hotel, Amazing rooms!!

22/09/2016 Gavin P,

Stayed here on bussines and they gave me a room in the suites, the pictures speak for themselves. Fantastic hotel and rooms, food was very good also. I will definitely be returning when i am back up t... more


Our wedding day - Best day ever!!

21/09/2016 tracyclark2016, Pontefract, United Kingdom

Wowsers!! What a wedding day. (3rd sept 2016) We loved every moment of it, Karen (and Nicola) took my ideas on board and made them completely real. The day was everything we envisaged and more. There ... more



12/09/2016 RebekahM-94, Doncaster, United Kingdom

My boyfriend and I stopped here for one night 27/08/2016 in the superior suites (suite number 17). Suite 17 has an upstairs and a downstairs. It's absolutely beautiful we loved it!!!! Bed was ridiculo... more

Owner Response
Rogerthorpe, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Guest, I would firstly like to thank you for your review regarding your recent stay and I appreciate the time you took to write it. Thank you for your amazing comments, I’m so pleased to see you enjoyed our food and enjoyed staying in our new superior suites. Thank you and we hope you will join us again soon. If I can be of any further assistance then please feel to contact me at the Hotel. Kindest Regards, Sarah Darnbrough Guest Relations Manager BEST WESTERN PLUS Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel