The Old Plough

2 Church Street,BraunstonLE15 8QTOakhamUnited Kingdom
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About The Old Plough

Less than 15 minutes from Rutland Water is an 18th century inn named The Old Plough. The property offers complimentary parking and Wi-Fi Internet access.

Non-smoking accommodation at The Old Plough is charming with wooden furnishings and offer TVs, en suite showers, heating, and tea and coffee making facilities.

The inn has a patio area for guests to relax in that is surrounded by a lush garden. Guests can travel to nearby famous cities such as Nottingham and Peterborough in less than an hour by car.

There is a village pub where guests can mingle and enjoy a drink and home-cooked meals are available to guests in the conservatory. There is a full English breakfast provided every morning.

This property is less than 50 minutes from East Midlands International Airport and is only a short five-minute drive to the Town of Oakham.


2 Church Street,Braunston, LE15 8QT, Oakham, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1572)722714 |

Top amenities

  • WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Washing machine

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Television


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Kids' playground

Positive Reviews

Clean and comfortable.

Guests report that the rooms at The Old Plough are very clean, comfortable and come with all the necessary amenities needed for travel. There have been positive reports about the size of the rooms and bathrooms because they offer a large amount of space to move back and forth and are also good for small families. This property has been called a charming old English inn.

A warm and friendly staff.

There have been many reports of the staff with regards to how friendly they are. From a warm welcome and helping guests with anything they need, to offering recommendations on where to go and what to see in Oakham - they are very friendly people.

Breakfast is of high quality.

There have been numerous reports about the breakfast service and how wonderful it is. It offers a variety of meal choices and everything is sourced from local produce. Guests also mention that the food is of high quality, well prepared and presented. Breakfast is freshly cooked and they even offer authentic Italian coffee.

Negative Reviews

Some shower troubles.

There have been some reports about problems with the showers. Some guests mention that their shower was broken, not working properly or the water pressure was very weak. A few guests stated they were unable to control the temperature of the shower due to broken dials, which made it difficult to enjoy their shower.

Weak Wi-Fi signal.

A few guests reported a weak to non-existent Wi-Fi Internet signal, which can be difficult if you are travelling with teenagers who get bored easily and who 'need' to connect.

A bit chilly for some.

Some guests mention that the heater did not heat there room sufficiently and they felt quite cold during their nights at The Old Plough. However, they were given extra blankets for a more comfortable stay.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 14 reviews across the web
8 /10
8 out of 10 based on 14 reviews