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Hambleton Hall
Great for families
4 out of 5
Hamleton Hall, Hambleton, Oakham, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, babysitting, outdoor tennis court, bike rentals
Not as expected

"Huge lack of supervision. Staff need a lot of training. No signs of management."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

Hambleton Hall
The White Lion Inn
Great for families
3 out of 5
38 Main Street, Whissendine, Oakham, England
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4.7/5Exceptional! (293 reviews)
Families like: playground, indoor tennis court
Great pub/Lodgings..

"The welcome was outstanding and they were happy to store my bikes in a locked garage which I was grateful for. The room was quite large and the TV was ok. They found room for us at dinner, the food and service were great. Breakfast was very good. Would stay again when in the area."…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

The White Lion Inn
The Tithe Barn - B&B
4 out of 5
Clatterpot Lane, Cottesmore, Oakham, England
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4.7/5Exceptional! (115 reviews)

"Very welcoming and homely atmosphere. A real home from home with lots of added touches to make a difference."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

The Tithe Barn - B&B
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The Noel at Whitwell
Great for families
3 out of 5
Main Street, Whitwell, Oakham, England
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4.5/5Wonderful! (54 reviews)
Families like: bike rentals, extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Excellent Covid-secure stay

"Quiet, comfy room for two nights, with excellent dinner and breakfast. The proprietor and staff have worked hard to create a safe and enjoyable environment during the current covid restrictions. Everything is cleaned, one-way system, sanitisers, excellent table spacing and no congestion areas. We ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

The Noel at Whitwell
The Admiral Hornblower
3 out of 5
64 High Street, Oakham, England
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4.5/5Wonderful! (116 reviews)

"The restaurant service and food was great value. The Room was adequate for our stay and wel dec"…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2020

The Admiral Hornblower
The Falcon Hotel
3.5 out of 5
The Market Place, Uppingham, Oakham, England
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4.4/5Wonderful! (12 reviews)
Pleasant Stay

"Friendly helpful staff, comfortable room with good quality bedding and a good selection of tea/coffee/milk and toiletries available."…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2020

The Falcon Hotel
The Crown
3 out of 5
19 High St, East Uppingham, Oakham, England
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The price is £85 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr
4.2/5Very Good! (89 reviews)

"Good central location with a friendly landlady, and great breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 15 Dec 2019

The Crown
The White Horse Inn
3 out of 5
Main Street, Empingham, Rutland, Oakham, England
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4.1/5Very Good! (115 reviews)

"Nice pleasant old pub and hotel, with lots of charm."…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2019

The White Horse Inn
Barnsdale Hall Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
North Oakham, Oakham, England
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4.1/5Very Good! (658 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, playground, mini golf, outdoor tennis courts
Travellers say...

"Had a relaxing short break at Barnsdale Hall Hotel. The room although slightly dated was immaculate. View across Rutland Water from the balcony were stunning. Both my wife on I had treatments in the spa and I would recommend a visit to all guests. Plenty to do i.e. lovely walks, crazy golf, pitch ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2020

Barnsdale Hall Hotel
Best Western Normanton Park Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Normanton Road, South Shore - Rutland Water, Oakham, England
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The price is £77 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr
3.9/5Good! (147 reviews)
Families like: playground, extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Great location, service and food

"We try to go once a year for our wedding anniversary; this year was our first as a young family but we still managed to book the extra space of the bridal suite. Wayne and the team always give a great service and the food is always of the highest quality. The sticky toffee pudding is a personal favourite ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

Best Western Normanton Park Hotel
Brook Whipper-In Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Market Square, Oakham, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £47 per night from 2 Apr to 3 Apr
3.5/5Good! (116 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Quiet room, helpful staff and good breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

Brook Whipper-In Hotel
Redwings Lodge Uppingham
2.5 out of 5
A47 Glaston Road, Morcott, Oakham, England
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The price is £39 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr
Redwings Lodge Uppingham
Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant
Great for families
3 out of 5
The Avenue Exton, Oakham, England
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Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant
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Where should we stay in Oakham?

The welcoming destination of Oakham is a great choice if you've been considering a holiday with the children. The lake views, coffee shops and restaurants are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Take to the air and fly into Nottingham (NQT), which is located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city centre. Oakham offers 14 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when you're deciding where you should stay.

Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Hambleton Hall: Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free valet parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 4-star hotel.

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant – Features a restaurant, free parking and free buffet breakfast. The clean rooms and helpful staff make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

When should we visit Oakham?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Oakham.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March and December, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: April, May, June and March, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, September, October and January, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches

What should we see and do in Oakham?

While you are visiting Oakham, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Rockingham Castle and Corby Heritage Centre. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as New Walk Museum, Highcross Shopping Centre and Leicester Cathedral.

Oakham is also well-known for the:
  • Countryside
  • Gardens
  • Restaurants

Getting around Oakham

If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Oakham Station. Oakham may not have many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Oakham like for family-friendly holidays?
You may want to consider the welcoming destination of Oakham if you’ve been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The lake views, gardens and coffee shops are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Arrange a flight into East Midlands (EMA), which is located 27.4 mi (44.1 km) from the city centre.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Oakham?
Barnsdale Hall Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a restaurant. Other options to stay with the children include The White Lion Inn and Redwings Lodge Uppingham.
How many family-friendly hotels will I be able to find in Oakham?
Expedia has 14 family-friendly hotels and other accommodation options in Oakham.
What's the seasonal weather in Oakham?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. The snowiest months in Oakham are March, January, February and April, with each month seeing an average of 25 inches of snowfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Oakham?
While you and your family are staying in Oakham, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as The Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre, Rutland Water Country Park and Twinlakes Park. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as National Space Centre, Rutland Water Nature Reserve and Burghley House.
What's the best way for us to get around Oakham?
If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Oakham Station. Oakham may not have many public transport options to choose from, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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