Wedding Venue Hire

Pontefract and district wedding planners searching for a relaxing and comfortable wedding venue will find The Rustic Arms in Ackworth is an ideal location. Mark and Caroline, the landlords at The Rustic Arms, will help you plan your perfect sit-down wedding meal, evening buffets and reception party so your perfect day goes off without a hitch. We know you’ll appreciate the tranquil lakeside setting of our pub venue and the extensive lawned gardens, which are ideal for a marquee if required.

We will spend as much time as necessary talking and planning your wedding day party to suit all your requirements, so don’t feel stressed by all the hassles involved in planning your wedding reception. When you choose The Rustic Arms as a wedding venue, you have trusty helpers to ensure the day goes off without any hitches.

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Funerals

If you’re looking for a private function room for a funeral wake venue in the area around Pontefract, The Rustic Arms in Ackworth may prove a perfect location. Our function room provides the privacy required for your guests and we are happy to discuss your preferred catering requirements to meet your needs in full. Alternatively, your gathering or wake can take place in the pub lounges, where your guests may find it easier to relax within more intimate surroundings.

We offer afternoon tea or provide buffet meals any time of day and the pub is less than ten minutes drive from the Crematorium in Pontefract. All our food is freshly prepared and we source local ingredients, wherever possible. We’re happy to take as much time as needed, to ensure your funeral gathering takes place in the manner and style needed and can work with you to ensure the meals or buffet menu meet all your expectations and are within your budget. If you prefer to serve hot dishes or snacks at your funeral gathering, we are more than happy to fit in with your desires and your guest will be provided with the hearty meal you require.

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Function & Meeting Rooms

The Rustic Arms is ideal for Pontefract Business Meetings or Training Sessions

If you’re looking for a superb Pontefract locality venue for providing private function and meeting room hire, check out all the benefits offered at The Rustic Arms in Ackworth, Pontefract. Our private function room can be laid out to suit your business requirements or group needs and we will ensure your meeting runs smoothly. Our pretty pub is situated at the side of a lake and has extensive lawned gardens for relaxation before your meeting and throughout breaks, while the large function room easily lends itself to theatre style layout for presentations of any kind. We work with you to set the room up to your specifications, whether you are running a training course or seminar or providing small group learning activities.

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