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Whipper-In Hotel, Oakham

The Market Place, Oakham, Rutland, LE156DT, UK
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  • Free Wifi
    Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
    Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
    Pets Allowed
  • Golf in Local Area
    Golf in Local Area

The Brook Whipper-In Hotel has a rich history stretching back over 400 years and is full of charm despite being modernised with great amenities.

Andrew SimpsonManaging Director
Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
    Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
    Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
    Pets Allowed
  • Golf in Local Area
    Golf in Local Area

Number of Bedrooms: 24

Parking Spaces: 20

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Whipper In Hotel in Oakham is a 17th-century coaching inn that retains many original features such as real log fires, deep armchairs and original oak beams which create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The Brook Whipper-In Hotel is 1.5 miles from Rutland Water; perfect for sailing, trout fishing, bird watching and cycling. The Whipper-In is opposite Oakham School, Oakham Castle and ideal for visits to Burghley House and Rockingham Racetrack. Oakham train station is a 2 minute walk away and it offers direct routes to Leicester city centre.

The hotel’s smartly designed rooms and four posters combine traditional furnishings with modern conveniences, ideal for short stays or business trips combining comfort and quality at a reasonable rate. All 24 bedrooms feature a flatscreen multi-channel TV, complementary tea and coffee and a work desk, alongside a private bathroom.

The popular George restaurant in Oakham opens for lunch & dinner and offers a wide choice of dishes and fine wines to complement any meal. The restaurant’s experienced Head Chef and his team take the freshest ingredients and give them that extra special treatment. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or enjoying a night out with friends, the George Restaurant at the Whipper In hotel provides the perfect setting with its mouth-wateringly tempting menu.

Whipper In also offers guests a 24-hour front desk, residents bar, free WiFi and free on-site car parking.

The Whipper-In Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.

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Bedrooms

tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Trouser Press
tick Iron/Board
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied

WiFi is free in all rooms.

Other nice-to-have features include a comfortable work desk, tea and coffee making facilities. You can watch local and international channels for free on a flat-screen TV. If you prefer your news the old fashioned way, you can order a newspaper delivered to your door.

GUESTROOMS
Delightfully appointed rooms that have been designed for cosy comfort. Perfect for couples or solo travellers with a choice of double, twin or single layouts.

SUITES
Every stay at The Whipper-In Hotel is a special occasion, but our suite is a real treat. Spacious with a traditional bed, turn-down service and fruit bowl. Put your feet up in the seating area with some music and complimentary drinks.

Bar & Restaurant

tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

DINNER
There’s an ambient evening feeling in George Restaurant. To make the most out of seasonal produce, Head Chef changes his table on a regular basis, offering tasty variety every time you dine. Join us for dinner daily between 6pm and 9:30pm.

Click here to view the sample menu.

AFTERNOON TEA
For sweet teeth, indulge in an afternoon cream tea. Our chefs serve freshly baked scones with thick cream and sticky jam. For an extra special experience, add a selection of delicate cakes, sandwiches or a few bubbles.Take tea with us everyday between 3pm and 6pm.

Click here to view the Sample Afternoon Tea Menu.

LUNCH
Stop by for lunch at our hotel in Oakham, in comfortable surroundings.Our creative chefs prepare a delicious lunch everyday, that is sure to make mouths water. If the sun is shining, why not dine alfresco style in our Courtyard Garden. We have a wide selection of Ales and Beers at the bar and of course a fabulous wine list.

Enjoy our daily lunch menu everyday between 11:30am and 6pm.

Click here to view the Sample Lunch Menu.

SUNDAY LUNCH
After a brisk Sunday stroll, nothing hits the spot better than a hearty feast! Serving up some indulgent dishes, from roast favourites to quintessentially English alternatives. The perfect accompaniment to fine wine and good company. Try our special Sunday menu between 12pm and 3.30pm every Sunday.

Click here to view the Sunday Lunch Sample Menu.

Location & Directions

Directions to Whipper In Hotel in Oakham

FROM CAR
From the A1 look for the A606 signposted Stamford/Oakham. At the junction turn left. Follow the signs for Oakham. Continue through on Audit Hall Road passing through the villages of Empingham and Whitwell. You will pass the Noel Arms Public House. Coming to Oakham, at the First mini-roundabout, turn right. Then go over the second mini roundabout. The Market Place is on the right hand side. You’ll see the hotel

FROM TRAIN
Oakham is the closest train station, from there the hotel is a 5 minute walk.

FROM AIRPORT
East Midlands Airport is 25 miles away, and a 35 minute taxi journey.

PARKING
We have a car park at the Brook Whipper-In Hotel which is located on Burley Road, which is free to all residents. For guests arriving with luggage or with reduced mobility, there is drop off area outside the front door of the hotel in the Market Place. We are happy to help with porterage.

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Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling

Oakham is perfectly located for a visit to the heart of Britian’s smallest county ‘Rutland’. Rutland is an idyllic rural destination offering a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. While being a relatively hidden gem, Rutland is convenient to reach from all directions as it is situated in the heart of the East Midlands, making it the ideal location for short breaks in the UK

Rutland Water is only 5 minutes away. This internationally famous nature reserve is managed by the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust in partnership with Anglian Water and provides one of the most important wildfowl sanctuaries in Great Britain, regularly holding in excess of 25,000 waterfowl.

It is also is the Playground of the East Midlands with Water Sports, Nature Reserves, Outdoor Adventure Centre, Cycling & Walking. If you're looking for a place to spend a day or two which will keep everyone entertained, then look no further. At Rutland Water all the family can enjoy a bike ride, with the obligatory ice-cream stop en-route!

Other attractions in the area include:

Burghley Horse Trials
Belvoir Castle
Oakham Castle
Rockingham Racetrack
Rutland Belle
Rutland Fishing Lodge
Barnsdale Gardens

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