We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

The Old Wisteria Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
The Old Wisteria Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

212 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 212: English reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable hotel with good sized rooms and very good attached bathrooms. In addition to free WiFi (which is common in hotels these days), there is also wired internet access in all rooms (which is unusual for us, not having come across it at other hotels where we have stayed in England). Good car park adjacent to the rooms, with the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Suresh R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In a great part of town lovely place and warm welcoming lady who was just brilliant! Good clean rooms comfy beds great bathrooms, parking on site with a cost bar and dining rooms. Could not fault the hotel at all. We will be back!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank annieyeojo
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Not bad at all. Conveniently placed near the centre of Oakham. Room was comfortable and well equipped. Nice bathroom. Breakfast service was a little slow and I wish the staff would make eye contact with you to at least acknowledge that they know you are waiting as we and the lady on the next table were kept waiting for quite...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Spent 1 night here after visiting Rutland water, lovely old building, lots of period features, close to all amenities too.We had a large ensuite bedroom, it was nice and warm and quiet considering the road was below us, the bed was one if the most comfortable I ve ever slept in, only the pillows were too soft for me. Breakfast...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Paula D
United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is our third stay here and we are very happy with the hospitality offered. Rooms are comfortable and quiet, all essentials are available. Convenient location. Efficient and friendly staff and very good service Good breakfast with fresh produce. We will be back.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tanner250
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Nice Rooms, all facilities and supplies required for a pleasant stay, Good breakfast and fast service. Staff very helpful and knowledgeable on local attractions etc.Stayed many times and will stay again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Salmon13
Oxford
Reviewed 13 October 2016

There needs to be another category between "Average" & "Very Good"! Also between "Budget" and "Mid-range"! Booking was extraordinarily helpfully conducted via emails and phone calls - couldn't be bettered. We had a comfortable room (though small) on the upper floor of the rear extension so were very quiet, which is a prime requirement. Breakfast adequate and pleasantly served though...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tomoxon
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Old Wisteria while attending a wedding nearby and it was ideal for our short stay. The hotel has complimentary parking and is in a good location in the centre of the town with local amenities. The hotel itself is fairly modest but that in no way detracted from our stay. Rooms were quite small with slightly...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ShahLaw
Chorley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The hotel was warm, comfortable & quiet despite being on a main road. The room was very large with 2 easy chairs & plenty of storage space. Shower & bath which was great as I' m not very steady on my feet & prefer the latter. Central for visiting Rutland Water & Barnsdale Gardens etc.Booked evening meal for first night...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We enjoyed our stay at The Old Wisteria. The location was convenient for exploring Rutland and the surrounding area. The room was immaculate, breakfast was excellent, and the staff were friendly and efficient. We had dinner in the restaurant the first evening, and enjoyed it very much. It is unfortunate and rather strange that the restaurant does not seem to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Louise H

77 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (37)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (40)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Oakham
0.2 km away
Brook Whipper-In Hotel
4.6 km away
Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant
4.0 km away
Barnsdale Hall Hotel
Barnsdale Hall Hotel
#2 of 2 in Barnsdale
760 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
The Admiral Hornblower
4.1 km away
Hambleton Hall
Hambleton Hall
#1 of 1 in Hambleton
485 reviews
3.3 km away
The Old Plough
The Old Plough
#5 of 7 in Oakham
113 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about The Old Wisteria Hotel

Address: 4 Catmos Street | Rutland, Oakham LE15 6HW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham
Price Range: $107 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Wisteria Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Odigeo and Priceline so you can book your The Old Wisteria Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Old Wisteria Hotel
The Old Wisteria Hotel Oakham, Rutland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Old Wisteria Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We have always been on the first floor and it has been quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Tanner250, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms are very accessible and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Salmon13, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor especially if you have mobility issues. Back is very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 932sheilaj, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Given the quietness of the town, rooms at either the front or rear of the hotel are both likely to give you a good sleep,”
 of 5 bubbles davidtS8474TV, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Nice rooms in the older part of the hotel facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles dragonmaster1979, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay