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. Ant & Jonny, 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.






Country Pub Wedding Venue at The Rustic Arms in West Yorkshire

We work with you to choose the right format and style to suit your needs and the likely preferences of family and friends attending your wedding. None of the planning tasks associated with your wedding reception will be overlooked, we’ve had extensive catering experience and hosted a variety of different weddings and parties. The decorating and dressing of rooms and tables, meal planning and buffet selections will all be discussed and factored into your budget for the day’s events.

We understand your worries and concerns about making your wedding day as special and perfect as possible, and can help suggest the best ways to achieve this within the style of event you plan.

No matter what time of year, our wedding venue hire is a perfect option for local weddings and receptions. We can lay up a function room to specifications for sit-down meals and it will double as a perfect party venue for additional guests, if you plan a larger buffet-style evening party to round off your wedding celebrations. Your menu for a formal wedding meal can be as simple or complex as you desire, with a number of popular choices at each course to ensure guests are served the food they prefer.


Catering for Your Wedding Meal

Whether you opt for your favourite fish and chips meal, a BBQ or traditional, formal dinner, the team at The Rustic Arms have the skills and know how to provide just the right kind of service to suit. Your wedding guests are sure to notice and comment on the style and substance of food offered at the reception, and Caroline and Mark are up for passing the test with flying colours. We want to make the food at your wedding as unique and individual as yourselves, so don’t be scared to mention some of your novel catering suggestions so we can be sure we meet your requirements in full.

The same goes for the drinks menu for your special day. Cocktails, special beers, different wines and liqueurs are all available on request, so if champagne is just not your thing, let’s talk and plan the perfect alcoholic and soft drinks to meet your needs.

Opt for The Rustic Arms for Pontefract Location Wedding Receptions

We’re close to Pontefract and situated near to Doncaster and Barnsley, too. If you want a rural pub wedding reception in a friendly venue, then drop in for a visit at any time. We can give you more information and a chance to look at our function rooms and restaurant. We know you’ll be pleased with the venue and will do our very best to ensure your wedding day is one of the happiest days in your lives.

Contact Us for the Perfect Wedding

If you would like to hire our venue for any occasion please fill in the form below and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.