Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Oakham

The gardens, lake and countryside display a scene truly unique to Oakham. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. New Walk Museum and Highcross Shopping Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Oakham

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Oakham a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rockingham Motor Speedway (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Priors Hall Golf Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Kettering Golf Club (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Blaby Golf Centre (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Cosby Golf Club (21.5 mi / 34.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Oakham

Nature lovers will enjoy Oakham for its beautiful gardens, panoramic lake views and pristine countryside. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oakham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rutland Water Nature Reserve (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Stamford Meadows (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Fermyn Woods Country Park (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Victoria Park (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Oakham

The nearest airport is in Nottingham (NQT), located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into East Midlands (EMA), which is 27.4 mi (44.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Oakham Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Oakham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 86 holiday rentals around Oakham. From 26 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Oakham is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Oakham?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Oakham. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Oakham Castle: 201 holiday rentals
  • Oakham Station: 196 holiday rentals
  • Belton House: 153 holiday rentals
  • Radcliffe Station: 261 holiday rentals
  • Melton Mowbray Station: 276 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oakham listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Oakham?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 26 Houses in Oakham. Our other popular types of Oakham holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 48 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 48 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oakham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Oakham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.