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Brook Whipper-In Hotel in Oakham near Rutland Water

Welcome to Brook Whipper-In Hotel

The 3 Star Brook Whipper-In Hotel is situated in the old market square of Oakham which is situated in Rutland, Britain's smallest county. The charming Brook Whipper-In Hotel in Oakham retains many original features such as real log fires, deep armchairs and original oak beams which create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Our hotel is conveniently near Rutland Water making us a great choice for a nature lover’s holiday in the UK.

The Market Café and George Restaurant at the Whipper-In Hotel in Oakham offers a relaxed dining atmosphere serving classical dishes with a modern twist from our à la carte menu.

The Whipper-In Hotel has 24 individually furnished rooms that provide all the amenities guests would expect from a modern hotel. Our range of tastefully decorated accommodation choices includes single, double, twin bedrooms and a four poster bedroom.

There are two conference rooms at The Brook Whipper-In Hotel in Oakham and these can be used for wedding receptions, banquets, business meetings and other special private and corporate events.

Nearby there are a number of well-known chain stores and smaller, boutique style shops and local tourist attractions include Rutland Water, Belvoir Castle, Burghley House, Normanton Church, Rockingham Castle and Racetrack.

Wi-Fi is available throughout our Oakham hotel. As a corporate and leisure hotel we understand the importance of staying connected while away from the office or home.

  • 24 bedrooms, including a four poster suite
  • 2 function rooms, all with natural daylight
  • Great central location near Rutland Water
  • Free car parking
  • We can arrange bike hire, fishing information and birdwatching trips
  • Storage space for cyclists, fisherman and ramblers
  • Exclusive hotel use available

Brook Whipper-In Hotel

Market Place, Oakham
Rutland LE15 6DT

Local Attractions

Rutland Water

Rutland's most popular tourist attraction, Rutland water was built in the 1970s to supply water to the East Midlands and was originally named 'Empingham Reservoir'. Nowadays Rutland Water has an international reputation for providing a balance of sport and leisure and wildlife conservation. 

Cycling, fishing and walking packages are available at the hotel. 

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Bird Fair

Birdfair encompasses the whole spectrum of the birdwatching industry whilst at the same time supporting global bird conservation. This is the annual event of the year if you’re into birds and wildlife.

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Burghley Horse Trials

It was in 1961 that the Marquess of Exeter, on hearing that the autumn three-day event at Harewood could no longer be held, invited the British Horse Society to transfer the event to his estate.

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Oakham Castle

Just a stones throw away, accross the market Place lies Oakham's hidden treasure. The splendid Great Hall of Oakham Castle is one of the finest examples of late 12th century domestic architecture in England. Popular for weddings, the Whipper-In Hotel is delighted to offer preferential room rates to all guests.

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Rutland Fly Fishing Adventures

Rutland Fly fishing adventures are an Award Winning Professional Fly Fishing Business easily accessed from the main A1; they offer top quality Fishing Lessons; Courses; Expert Guiding; Fly Fishing Trips, Corporate Fly Fishing and Team Building; Fun, Informative, Exciting, Fun and Friendly fly fishing on the world famous Rutland Water. Rutland Fly Fishing Adventures offer superb activities with something for everyone, total beginners, improvers, experienced fishers, individuals, couples, groups, blokes and ladies.

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Barnsdale Gardens

33 inspiring gardens all in one place. For families or gardeners this really is an inspiring place. Once the setting for BBC Gardeners world, the gardens are some of the most beautiful in England. The Whipper in Hotel in Oakham, enjoys a great location, close to the Gardens, so guests to the area can easily get here. Open all year round, the Gardens welcome groups, tours and individuals.

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Burghley House

Burghley is one of the largest and grandest houses of the first Elizabethan Age, made famous recently as it was used in the movie – The Da Vinci Code. Built and designed between 1555 and 1587, Burghley House is much more than a grand house. It offers a unique glimpse of the furnishings and history of a great house from the time of Queen Elizabeth I to the present day.

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Rockingham Racetrack

Rockingham Racetrack is just over 14 miles from the hotel and is Europe’s fastest banked oval racing circuit. It is famous for hosting different race events throughout the year including the British Touring Car Championship and the British F3/GT and offers track days for the public.

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Melton Mowbray Indoor Bowls

The Club continues to provide enjoyment and friendship to all those who visit, and have different tournaments and competitions throughout the year. There are a number of options open to anyone who is interested in the game of bowls, which include tuition and instruction.

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Normanton Church

One of Rutland's most famous and photographed landmarks, Normanton Church was designed by Thomas Cundy and built in 1826-29. In the 1970's when the plans for Rutland Water were being finalised, the church was saved from the water by raising the floor of the church above the waterline, and the walls were waterproofed.

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Rockingham Castle

Rockingham Castle is an 11th century earthwork mote and bailey fortress that was ordered to be built by William the Conqueror.

The Whipper In Hotel in Oakham is Partnered with Discover Rutland

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Rooms from

£ 65 .00