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Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020
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:
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.