Bring your club, organisation, group or gathering to Rutland for a friendly welcome and a fabulously interesting visit!
We have some great events and tons of advice for you to get the most out of your stay: superb accommodation, cosy inns and award winning restaurants, historic castles and country homes, a fabulous selection of conference and business facilities and a whole host of ideas for sightseeing.
Special interest groups will discover that there are plenty of exciting reasons to visit Rutland. Garden enthusiasts will probably already know that the famous Barnsdale Gardens is located here but there are also lots of other specialist garden centres and beautiful landscapes to admire.
- Indulge your passion for antiques and collectables with a fascinating array of shops and galleries in the pretty market towns of Oakham and Uppingham.
- Spend a sporty weekend on Rutland Water trying out watersports under the careful eye of professional instructors.
- Immerse yourself in our rich heritage and learn about the wonderfully preserved historic buildings here.
Browse our Discover Rutland website to uncover the huge number of expertly lead talks, workshops and activities throughout the year.
The market towns of Uppingham and Oakham make ideal places for coach parties to stretch their legs. There are plenty of interesting and unusual places to visit with a large number of historic buildings and attractions easily accessible to groups of varying sizes.
Outside of the towns, coaches are welcome at most attractions including Barnsdale Gardens, The Rutland Falconry & Owl Centre, and Rutland Water with many offering the perfect opportunity to purchase gifts and souvenirs.
There’s a heady choice of stunning hotels which can cater superbly for your group. Or alternatively you may prefer to book a couple of holiday cottages or stay at one of our many family-run B&Bs.
During popular events, such as The British Birdwatching Fair and Burghley Horse Trials, accommodation can get booked up quickly, so please book well in advance if you wish to visit during these times.
For further information please contact the Rutland Water visitor centre at Sykes Lane Empingham on 01780 686800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Business Groups & Conferences
Rutland is a beautiful and interesting location to hold your conference, seminar or team-building activity and is situated in a tranquil rural location with easy access from main A roads and motorways. With fast rail links and a host of exceptional venues and hotels, all fully equipped with modern conferencing facilities, training rooms and catering facilities tailored to suit your needs, Rutland is a perfect place to bring your business, relax and enjoy our hospitality!