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Brook Whipper-In Hotel

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Room & Suite (61)
Dining (9)


#6 of 7 hotels in Oakham
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 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.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located


Full view
85Good for walkers
Grade: 85 out of 100
36Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
5Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
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My partner and I stayed on a Sunday night after spending the day walking around the beautiful Rutland Water. We had dropped in early on before check in and a very friendly lady had been most helpful and granted us a parking permit so that we didn’t need to worry about moving our
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We had such a lovely time here. The staff are so helpful, smiley and - just nice. The hotel is quite shabby in places and does need renovating but I believe that is happening slowly and we preferred to think of it as quintessentially British. Our room was clean, large and quiet
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We were given a large room with a four poster bed. the room was dirty the bed canopy had cobwebs hanging round it and you could write your name in the dust.The bathroom had a rad and towel rail unfortunately all the valves had been removed, so the bathroom was stone cold. There
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Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Whipper-In Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear raindodgers We are disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your recent stay and apologise if you experienced in any lapses in our housekeeping standards. We appreciate your feedback and all issues have since been addressed with the housekeeping and maintenance teams. Regards Denise Ummat Director
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Ok so if you want modern, chic and all mod cons then this isn’t for you. But if you want character, quirky, excellent staff with good food then you have found the right place. Ok so it does need some plumbing work, the showers water pressure isn’t great but having a bath is
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Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Whipper-In Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear LorranineF754 We are delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable stay with us at The Brook Whipper-In and appreciate your comments and feedback regarding your love of the character and welcome at the hotel . It will be great pleasure for me to pass your kind words on to Maria and Lamin and we all hope to welcome you back again very soon. I hope you managed to get some wonderful photos of the Ospreys ! Kind regards Denise Ummat Director
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Booked for a one night stay, Booking was simple, Maria was brilliant really worked hard throughout her shift, very pleasant and very helpful. Lamin the Barman was great really hardworking. Dinner was OK but nothing special, Frozen Veg was not that good, Breakfast was acceptable
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Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Whipper-In Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear KMGVJG We are pleased to read that you had a pleasant stay and appreciate the details you have left regarding dinner and breakfast. We wil share this with Chef and hope that should you return he will be given the opportunity to cook for you again . Kind regards Denise Ummat Director
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$67 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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