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Brook Whipper-In Hotel

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Market Place Rutland, Oakham LE15 6DT England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews market square old building night porter lovely old hotel rutland water coaching inn friendly hotel lovely town lots of character friendly receptionist creaking floorboards public areas two night stay four poster husbands birthday warm welcome cooked breakfast
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a strange place!!!! Completely empty when we arrived at 2pm for Sunday lunch apart from a chap on reception who was very helpful. On entering the very very tired bar/restaurant area we were greeted by the barman/waiter who I must admit is the saving...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The fundamentals are all there--a well-heated building, comfortable bed, plentiful hot water, windows that open, a happy atmosphere. Details may not be so good, but I didn't mind that there was a very faint smell of damp in the room, as I quickly ceased to...More

Thank dianella28
Reviewed 4 days ago

On entering reception at 13.45 to enquire where the car park was, before I spoke, the receptionist said "you cant check in until 3.p.m" How rude!! I was aware of the check in time. The carpark is not signposted, difficult to locate. Returned at 15.00...More

Thank marjels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint country hotel set in the lovely village of Oakham. Fantastic location close to the castle and church. Brilliant staff (Sean and Paul) on the front desk. Very helpful and found out the information we asked for. Lovely room with comfy bed. Fabulous breakfast with...More

Thank Paula L
Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Whipper-In HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Paula L Thank you for your lovely feedback today and we are delighted to read that our historic coaching inn was such a delight for you both. It was a pleasure for all the team to welcome you to the Whipper-In and I will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

1. Parking is limited and not actually adjacent to the property. 2. There is a difference between rustic charm and dilapidated - Whipper is the latter. It may be an old building but it is in dire need of renovation. 3. Constant creaking of floor...More

Thank Bhavik M
Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Whipper-In HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Bhavik M We appreciate your feedback and apologise that on this occasion the Whipper-In Hotel did not quite meet wth your expectations. 1) Parking is free and only limited at present as the local council has taken an area to renovate Oakham Castle ....More

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This 17th-century coaching inn is in Oakham town centre, in the old market square. It has free parking and original features, including real log fires and ancient oak beams. The Brook Whipper-In Hotel is a More traditional country hotel. It is less than 500 metres from Oakham Rail Station, which has regular direct trains to Leicester, Peterborough and London Stansted Airport. Hotel Rooms: 24. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$79 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Whipper In Hotel
Whipper In Hotel Oakham
United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham
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US$79 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Whipper In Hotel Oakham
United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham
Traveller (162)
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Dining (9)
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Linda W
15 November 2018|
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Response from Brian G | Reviewed this property |
Yes the rooms were quiet and the hotel had a relaxed atmosphere
15 October 2018|
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Response from Jean295 | Reviewed this property |
Full english...excellant
Louise G
6 July 2017|
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Response from samummat2017 | Property representative |
Every room has newly acquired irons and ironing boards
Room Tips
"avoid staying here"
1 week ago
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"Our room Zetland was quiet if you don't want to much of a view"
5 Oct 2018
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"Did not have one good room"
23 Aug 2018
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"The room was quite but no view."
16 Aug 2018
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