The Bee Cottage - Oakham, Rutland, England

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Beautiful stylish kitchen
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Romantic bedroom, Bee Cottage
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Twin bedroom, Bee Cottage
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Beautifully furnished Bee Cottage
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Dining area
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Picture perfect Bee Cottage, Rutland
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Lounge with warming woodburner
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Dine alfresco
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Bee Cottage, Rutland
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Explore Rutland

Key Cottage Information

£750 - £1250 weekly price range
Sleeps  2 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms 
1 bathroom(s)
pets welcome
Pet Friendly (2 dogs welcome)
short breaks
Short breaks offered (min. 4 days)
Family-Friendly: Cot, High Chair available.
Rating: Not assessed
Accessibility information: sorry this property has no disabled accessible features.
Number of units of accommodation: 1
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£750 per week
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Beautifully decorated throughout, this lovely thatched property with its neutral tones and light and airy accommodation is an ideal place to relax and unwind on a holiday close to Rutland Water.  Sleeping up to 5 people in stylish recently refurbished accommodation.

This lovely holiday home offers plenty of space, with a sitting room with a warming woodburner and TV.  The luxurious kitchen with its garden views is well equipped for easy self-catering.  The light and airy dining area leads in to the sunny conservatory.

There are 3 beautifully presented bedrooms; 

  • one bedroom with a king-size bed,
  • a bedroom with twin beds and
  • a single bedroom.  

The family bathroom is found upstairs next to the master bedroom and the twin bedroom.

Downstairs there is an additional WC.

Outside to the rear of the cottage is a generous patio area edged with a pretty herbaceous border, complete with outdoor seating, which is ideal for soaking up the afternoon sun and dining alfresco.  

This is a non-smoking property. 

Rutland Water is Just a Short Drive Away

With Rutland Water just a 3 mile drive away, there are lots of good walks to enjoy nearby and the welcoming village pub is just a walk away too!  Rutland Water Park is a great place to enjoy some cycling, fishing, bird watching in summer or watersports.  Other local attractions include the lovely historic town of Stamford which is just 15 minutes drive away, as well as the beautiful market town of Oakham, where you can find a good choice of cafes, shops and eateries.  

This owner/agency has featured on since 2018

Property Facilities

Special Features:
  • Historical Property
  • 17th century detached newly thatched old gate house
  • With Exposed Beams
  • Laundry and cloakroom off the kitchen.
Entertainment Facilities:
  • TV
  • Internet Access
Kitchen & Dining:
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Washing Machine
  • Type of Cooker: Gas
  • Dining Table Seats: 6
  • 1 Kingsize Bed(s)
  • 3 Single Bed(s)
  • Bed Linen Provided
  • Bath
  • Power Shower
  • Towels Provided
  • Hairdryers (1)
  • Central Heating
  • Wood Stove
Garden and Outdoors:
  • Enclosed Garden: Nicely planted raised south facing garden with rockery, patio and dining furniture.
  • Patio
  • Parking
  • Surrounded by rolling countryside and walks but the cottage itself is very privately and discreetly situated down a lane in the heart of the village, near the church, pub and shops.

More Information

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The Bee Cottage  - Oakham,  Picture-perfect and charming, the Bee Cottage could be the perfect place to stay close to Rutland Water.

One third deposit or payment in full if less than 6 weeks away

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Local Attractions

Rutland Water is a bird sanctuary, has bike and walking trails, and water sports. Ancient historic towns of Oakham and Stamford. Wonderful pubs and restaurants.

Nearest Train Station or Airport: Oakham

Recommended Places to Visit: Burghley House Rockingham Castle Grimsthorpe Castle Belvoir Castle Cambridge Space Centre Leicester Belton House Grantham Lincoln Cathedral

Annual Events: Burghley Horse Trials August/September Burghley Outdoor Film Festival July International Birdfair August Aqua park in school holidays Shakespeare at Tolethorpe Stamford August Georgian festival Stamford September Many food and antique events

Recommended Places to Eat Out: The Sun Inn Cottesmore Finches Arms Hambleton Lord Nelson Oakham Captain Hornblower Oakham Olive Brach Clipsham

Local Sports: Cycling, walking, fishing, birdwatching.


The historic pretty village of Cottesmore is just outside Oakham on the edge of the rolling Exton Estate. The village has a pub and shops and is on a bus route. It is just around the corner from the renowned Hambleton Bakery, very close indeed to Barnsdale Gardens voted the UKs No 1 gardens to visit, and three miles from Whitwell on Rutland Water where the water sports, bike hire and seasonal aqua park are located, as well as beautiful walking trails and bird watching.

Find out More about The Bee Cottage

Please visit the Owner's website to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Rutland.

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