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Overview of 2 Bedroom Cottage In Rutland

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TV, fireplace, DVD player, books

2 Bedroom Cottage In Rutland

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire cottage

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Fireplace

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationThe Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre7 min drive
    Popular LocationOakham Castle11 min drive
    Popular LocationBarnsdale Gardens12 min drive
    AirportEast Midlands (EMA)51 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
Bedroom 2
    2 bunk beds
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

2 Bedroom Cottage In Rutland

Family-friendly cottage in Oakham
Welcome to The Old Post Office, situated at a central position within the village. During these unprecedented times please rest assured that, between visits, the property will be prepared to the highest standard. All potentially transmittable surfaces will be sanitised with suitable cleansers and all linens, towels, etc washed at a minimum of 60°C and air-dried. Soap and hand sanitisers are available for guests to use as required. We want our guests to feel safe and relaxed as if in their own home.

As its name suggests the property was once the village shop and post office but has since been converted and furnished to a high standard. This spacious property consists of 2 bedrooms (one double and one with bunk beds for two – minimum age 5), a living room, kitchen diner and shower room and benefits from central heating and double glazing. It has its own front door and there is also a patio for enjoying the sunshine!

Amenities nearby consist of a well stocked community shop and a pub, The Black Bull, which serves good food. Also within the village is a bowls club, cricket club, children’s play area, doctor’s surgery, C of E Church, a Free Church and a country cafe. Market Overton is a lively conservation village of approximately 220 houses situated 6 miles from Oakham and 13 miles from Melton Mowbray. It is set within rural Rutland the landscape of which lends itself to walking, cycling and generally exploring Middle England. A bus service runs in both directions every two hours and the A1 (4 miles away) provides an excellent link both north and south. Towns such as Uppingham, Stamford, Peterborough and Leicester are also all easily accessible. Nearby Rutland Water is famous for its water sports and bird watching activities and has a cycle track/footpath around its perimeter.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Lynn Lane

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
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About this area


Located in Oakham, this cottage is in a rural area. Burghley House and Woolsthorpe Manor are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Rutland Water Nature Reserve and Rutland Water Country Park. Travelling with kids? Consider The Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre and Barnsdale Gardens. Make sure you get close to the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching. Guests love the property's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre - 7 min drive
  • Oakham Castle - 11 min drive
  • Barnsdale Gardens - 12 min drive
  • Rutland Water Nature Reserve - 12 min drive
  • Woolsthorpe Manor - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Oakham Station - 11 min drive
  • East Midlands Airport (EMA) - 51 min drive


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