Wharfe House is a Grade ll listed building dating from the early 1800ʻs. Recently completely refurbished as an elegant bed and breakfast, it retains many of its original features including ﬁreplaces, beams and Yorkshire box-sash windows. Low ceilings, rugs and wooden ﬂoors add to the period feel. Rooms are furnished in a comfortable, traditional style, with antique furniture and prints of Yorkshire.
Our B & B accommodation is situated in the centre of Wetherby and all shops, pubs and restaurants are within a short walking distance. Off-street parking is available. Market day is Thursday, with a farmersʼ market on the second Sunday of the month. Wetherby has an abundance of independent shops, coffee houses, pubs and restaurants as well as a small, one screen independent cinema. Wharfe House bed and breakfast is a 20 minute walk from Wetherby Racecourse, which has meetings throughout the year; its most popular being the Boxing Day and 27th December meet. Wetherby Racecourse also hosts numerous Antiques fairs and events throughout the year, including the Driffield Championship Dog Show.
Wetherby has a biennial arts festival in October and in summer months its bandstand hosts visiting brass bands on a Sunday. It was the winner of the Britain in Bloom Award for 1998, and in 2002 and 2010, Wetherby received a silver gilt award in the Britain in Bloom town category.