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Best Western Normanton Park Hotel
3 out of 5
Normanton Road, South Shore - Rutland Water, Oakham, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £63 per night
4.93 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (126 reviews)
Corona stay 😷

"Booked in for 3 nights for a break unfortunately was the start of the corona virus so had to leave after the first day BUT the staff were great and really helpful the bar and restaurant had to close and they done a good room service and enjoyed a nice dinner and pint in my room Will definitely go ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar 2020

Best Western Normanton Park Hotel
The Coach House Inn
3 out of 5
3 Stamford Road, Oakham, England
The price is £50 per night
6.6 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (25 reviews)

"Very friendly and accommodating hotel, stayed for a quiet week which was due to Covid-19. Hotel very clean and comfortable and food (breakfast and dinner) extremely good.Would highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

The Coach House Inn
Broccoli Bottom
3 out of 5
Wing Road, Manton, Oakham, ENG
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3.09 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (23 reviews)
Fabulous stay at Broccoli Bottom

"Lovely accommodation with a private terrace to take advantage of the lovely countryside. Warm welcome and friendly service. Excellent breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jun 2019

Broccoli Bottom
The Admiral Hornblower
3 out of 5
64 High Street, Oakham, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night
0.14 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (106 reviews)
All good, central with parking

"Excellent breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 10 Feb 2020

The Admiral Hornblower
Kings Arms Inn
4 out of 5
Top Street Wing, Oakham, England
The price is £60 per night
4.06 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (104 reviews)
Home from home

"Beautiful suite with a living area! Friendly hosts and wonderful pub lunch on the Sunday. I will be back! Thank you"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan 2020

Kings Arms Inn
The Black Bull
4 out of 5
2 Teigh Road, Market Overton, Oakham, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night
4.88 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)

"Excellent value for money with nice sized room. Good service and excellent location."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul 2019

The Black Bull
The Finchs Arms
4 out of 5
Oakham Road, Hambleton, Oakham, England
The price is £110 per night
2.48 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (90 reviews)
Great atmosphere

"The room was absolutely spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The food was amazing and will definitely be staying here again. I have food allergies and the staff were very helpful. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2019

The Finchs Arms
Barnsdale Hall Hotel
3 out of 5
North Oakham, Oakham, England
The price is £75 per night
2.78 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (639 reviews)
Cheap and cheerful

"Whilst the grounds are stunning, my hotel room was very cheap and cheerful. Dated furniture with scratches on the table. Dated carpet. The restaurant area was perfectly fine good range for breakfast also. Found the bed to be very firm and lumpy."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Barnsdale Hall Hotel
The Wisteria Hotel
3 out of 5
Catmose Street, Oakham, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night
0.13 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (166 reviews)
New Owners bring the Hotel into the 21st century.

"We visited the Wisteria a few years ago but it has changed hands and the new owners have made vast improvements since the moved in 2 years ago. The atmosphere is now bright and breezy and the service excellent"…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2020

The Wisteria Hotel
Hambleton Hall
4 out of 5
Hamleton Hall, Hambleton, Oakham, England
The price is £325 per night
2.71 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
A rural idyll

"What a hidden gem. Hambleton Hall is perfect in every way. The staff were genuinely friendly without being intrusive, Our room was magnificent with wonderful views and far larger than we expected. The food ( including breakfast) lived up to its high reputation and was served with quiet efficiency. ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Oct 2019

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Visiting Oakham

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Oakham, and visitors give high marks for the lively bar scene and top-notch restaurants. Welcoming and relaxing, this city will delight tourists with its gardens, lakeside setting and cafes. Around the area, top sights include New Walk Museum, Highcross Shopping Centre and Leicester Cathedral.

  • There are 53 hotels and other accommodation options in Oakham
  • The closest major airport is in Nottingham (NQT), 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in East Midlands (EMA), 27.4 mi (44.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Oakham

Notable city landmarks like Oakham Castle and Lyddington Bede House might be worth a visit. The gardens, lakes and countryside exemplify the city's natural beauty, and places to visit include Rutland Water Nature Reserve and Barnsdale Gardens. Additionally, you might want to add The Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre to your agenda.

Popular places to visit outside the city include New Walk Museum, located 17 mi (27.4 km) from the heart of the city, and Highcross Shopping Centre, which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

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.

Dressing for Oakham

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 11°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 22°C with night-time averages of 9°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and night-time averages of 2°C
  • About 615.80 millimetres of rain falls on Oakham each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 21°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 1°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Oakham?
Kings Arms Inn is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star inn offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend The Coach House Inn and Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Oakham, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Oakham.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Oakham?
Based on reviews, The Wisteria Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other options to stay on the cheap include Brook Whipper-In Hotel and Redwings Lodge Uppingham.
What's the best hotel for families in Oakham?
Best Western Normanton Park Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 restaurants and laundry facilities. Other choices for your stay with the children include The Tithe Barn - B&B and Brook Whipper-In Hotel. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to The Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre.
What's the best accommodation for a couple visiting Oakham?
The White Horse Inn is a favourite 3-star inn for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant and The Falcon Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Oakham?
Brook Whipper-In Hotel is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers 2 restaurants along with free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Kings Arms Inn and The White Horse Inn.

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