The Brook Whipper-In Hotel is located at Market Place, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DT. The hotel’s location in Oakham couldn't be better, whether you’re travelling for business or leisure. You’ll be right in the town centre next door to Oakham Castle, Oakham School and Rutland Water is a mere 2 miles from the hotel.

Accessible Location

  • You can hop on the Train at Oakham. Fast services to Peterborough and Kettering from London, Kings Cross and St. Pancras (50 minutes approx.) then branch line from Peterborough to Oakham about 2 trains per hour.. 5 minutes walk from station to hotel. It is an ideal base for the A1 /M1 (only 2 hours to London), and East Midlands Airport.
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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 School
  • Oakham Castle
  • Rockingham Racetrack
  • Rutland Belle
  • Rutland Fishing Lodge
  • Barnsdale Gardens

To help you make the most of your visit, every Brook Hotel Reception can help you with local tourist information, find out when tourist attractions open, what it costs, how to get there and can even book tickets for you.