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The Old Wisteria Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 Catmose Street | Rutland, Oakham LE15 6HW, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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eloracenna
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To be fair I expected a little more luxury for £110 per night. Quite a quaint establishment in a lovely town. Receptionist allowed us to check in early as we were going to a wedding in Oakham Castle. We stayed in room 20 on the ground floor. Unfortunately uncomfortable bed and tired flat pillows were not sleep inducing. bathroom, however... More

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York, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth considering if you want somewhere to stay in the area. Pleasant rooms and a good breakfast (although I didn't eat dinner or lunch there). It has a convenient central location and there isno problem about parking or access from the railway station.

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Doncaster
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17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the room and the fantastic new bathroom with rainfall shower. Breakfast was good and the staff were all really friendly and helpful. We didn't have dinner here as the menu was a bit restricted, and when we got back there was no-one else in the bar so there wasn't much atmosphere but we enjoyed our night caps. One thing... More

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Towcester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked in for one night with my partner. The room and bathroom were a bit dated but spotless. Breakfast was very good. Getting parked in their car park can be a bit of a lottery, but if you're looking for a good value hotel centrally located in Oakham then this is it

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stayed at The Old Wisteria this weekend, and were so pleased with the service, location, cleanliness and breakfast during our weekend break! We were staying in Oakham as a base, while attending a wedding 5 minutes up the road near Rutland Water. The manager Debbie was fantastic, allowing us to check in early to avoid rushing... More

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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Picked the Old Wisteria as it was very convenient for walking into the centre of Oakham. Decided to arrive a day earlier than anticipated which the hotel was able to accommodate & then when we arrived asked to change rooms as the one we were initially given faced on to the road. There was no problem with changing rooms &... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Excellent value,recently renovated I think...comfortable beds,great shower,clean,secure ,lovely breakfast and very friendly staff.I have worked in hotels all my life and know when I find a good one. Unfortunately the rest of my touring Cricket Party did not have the same good experience in the Whipper Inn nearby appart from the staff there it was awful

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St. Helier, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stayed in this little town as part of our honeymoon. Hotel is very quiet, plenty of parking and nicely presented. Room was a good size with four poster bed. Would recommend if staying in Oakham area. This is a very nice town to stop off in, a number of places to eat too.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed for three days looking around Rutland Waters. Ideal base walking distance to lots of eating options. Room large, bathrom upgraded, excellent shower, large bed. Lovely breakfast set us up for day out exploring Rutland

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New Malden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

The bedroom was spacious and well decorated with a modern bathroom / shower. The room service was excellent. We booked here because another hotel was full. We will book here instead of the other hotel next time.

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Address: 4 Catmose Street | Rutland, Oakham LE15 6HW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Wisteria Hotel 3*
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The Old Wisteria Hotel is in the heart of Oakham and provides comfort and hospitality combined with the charm and character of a country house ambience. Once a hunting lodge, this attractive property which includes a cottage dating back to 1604, has been carefully extended over the years and today offers facilities and services that meet the needs of both business and leisure guests. All 25 bedrooms are spacious and offer ensuite facilities. They are well appointed with up to date technology to meet the needs of the discerning traveller. The Cottage lounge bar and restaurant with original beams and a winter log fire provides an intimate, informal and relaxed atmosphere in which to enjoy your meal. All dishes are prepared in-house from fresh produce. Oakham is the county town of Rutland. It enjoys a tranquil country setting surrounded by rolling countryside and picturesque villages and Rutland Water, a centre for wildlife habitat and leisure activities, is a particular feature. A variety of outdoor activities and historic attractions are all within reach of the hotel, including hiking and biking trails, and golf courses. There are good road and rail links to Oakham, with direct connection to Stanstead Airport. Main towns and cities including Leicester, Peterborough, Nottingham and Northampton are also within easy reach. The Old Wisteria Hotel offers an ideal setting in which business and leisure guests can enjoy a relaxing and comfortable stay. The hotel offers free parking, with limited spaces available. ... more   less 
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