Rutland Retreats brings you a rare chance to stay in contemporary and stylish self catering accommodation close to Rutland Water, with a host of activities on your doorstep.
The Retreats are a collection of two and three bedroom environmentally friendly buildings with sedum roofs, open-plan living spaces and fully-fitted kitchens, set in a beautiful, idyllic, natural countryside surrounding.
Ideal for families, each Retreat comprises a master bedroom and one or two additional bedrooms. The master bedroom has an en-suite shower room, double wardrobe and French doors opening onto the garden. The additional bedrooms have built-in wardrobes and doors opening out to the private gardens, and share a family bathroom.
Rutland Retreats is adjacent to Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and within easy walking distance, therefore guests can take advantage of the hotel’s on-site facilities including the hair salon, bar, lounge and restaurant, at any time of the day (advance booking is recommended).
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SAT NAV co-ordinates N52º1.217’ W0º39.334’
Travelling by car, Rutland lies just off the A1, roughly half way between London and York. The A47 from Leicester to Peterborough also passes through the county.
London to Oakham is approximately 2 hours drive.
Leaving London at Apex Corner, head North on the A1(M) for 100 miles. Leave the A1 at the exit for the A606 to Oakham. Continue 8 miles going through the village of Whitwell and then take your next turning to the right onto The Avenue Exton. The Rutland Retreats are 200 yards on your left.
Stamford to Oakham is approximately 20 minutes drive.
The A606 West takes you directly to the Rutland Retreats.
Peterborough to Oakham is approximately 40 minutes drive.
Leaving Peterborough on the A47 west, follow the signs A1 North bound and stay on the A1 for 20 miles. Leave the A1 at the exit for the A606 to Oakham. Continue 8 miles going through the village of Whitwell and then take your next turning to the right onto The Avenue Exton. The Rutland Retreats are 200 yards on your left.
Getting to Rutland by Rail
Ultra fast train link from London on the East coast mainline – Kings Cross to Peterborough 45 mins. Peterborough to Rutland Retreats by taxi is 30 minutes.
Great links from the continent on the Eurostar high speed rail to London St Pancreas, changing onto the ultra fast mainline to Peterborough from London Kings Cross.
Getting to Rutland by Air
Our nearest commercial airports are East Midlands (38 miles) and Stansted (79 miles). We also have a helicopter landing facility, co-ordinates Longitude 000° 39’29” W Latitude 052° 40’27” N.