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Home from Home in oakham, Rutland

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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Beautifully presented, comfortable three bedroomed, 1 king size, 1 double and 1 bunkbedded home from home with Wi-Fi, within walking distance to Oakham town centre, where you will find plenty of Pubs and delicious eating places. Fully fitted kitchen with washing machine, cooker, fridgefreezer and large extendable dining table, a very comfortable living room with a 3 seater, 2 seater and chair, television and pretty lighting, Upstairs bathroom with shower over bath, Small but perfectly formed garden with deck chairs and table and chairs with umberella. Great position to explore Rutland and the surrounding areas, Rutland Water is a short cycle ride away, Honeysuckle cottage is a great base to explore. The house is empty for 24 hours in between stays and cleaned according to the COVID-19 gov...Beautifully presented, comfortable three bedroomed, 1 king size, 1 double and 1 bunkbedded home from home with Wi-Fi, within walking distance to Oakham town centre, where you will find plenty of Pubs and delicious eating places. Fully fitted kitchen with washing machine, cooker, fridgefreezer and large extendable dining table, a very comfortable living room with a 3 seater, 2 seater and chair, television and pretty lighting, Upstairs bathroom with shower over bath, Small but perfectly formed garden with deck chairs and table and chairs with umberella. Great position to explore Rutland and the surrounding areas, Rutland Water is a short cycle ride away, Honeysuckle cottage is a great base to explore. The house is empty for 24 hours in between stays and cleaned according to the COVID-19 government guidelines, each room is cleaned then sanitised before leaving and not re entered until the next clean. All linen And towels are washed and left for 3 days in between each booking. We have sanitiser and wipes and cleaning products in the house for your use Should you need them. Toilet rolls are swapped out for new and left for 3 days in between each stay.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Rates are subject to change unless deposit is paid. Keys will be left in the key safe for your arrival by the back door. No arrivals before 3pm and property needs to be vacated by 11am on day of departure. All breakages will be charged for. An inventory will be taken before arrival and after departure, if you wish to have something from the house please ask as everything has a price. I will be available for emergencies only between the hours of 10pm and 7am Pets are charged at £10pppn.
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Tracey E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2016
Interaction with guests
The keys will be left in a key safe by the side door, I won't bother you unless you need anything, my contact number is available between the houses of 7am and 10pm and another number is provided if you have a real emergency. Oakham and the surrounding areas are beautiful, there are a number of activities walking, bird watching, canoeing, fishing to name a few, I have left lots of information for your perusal in the house. You are sure to have a lovely stay. The house is empty for 24 hours in between stays and cleaned according to the COVID-19 government guidelines, each room is cleaned then sanitised before leaving and not re entered until the next clean. All linen And towels are washed and left for 3 days in between each booking. We hav
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Reviewed 24 June 2019

Oakham is a good base to visit Rutland Water and the surrounding areas, it offers plenty of choice for places to eat out and some lovely shops, as well as its own heritage The house we stayed in was perfect, just a short walk into...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely review, Im glad you enjoyed our beautiful county and I’m really pleased you found the house and beds really comfortable, it makes the hard work all worthwhile. Thank you for choosing my place for your visit and I...More

Reviewed 8 November 2018

We had a really lovely time in Oakham. The house was perfect, really comfortable, clean and well equipped. Tracey had thought of everything from milk in the fridge to toiletries in the bathroom. A great little holiday home within walking distance of the town centre.

Date of stay: October 2018
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2019

Thank you for your lovely review, I’m pleased you found the house comfortable and that you enjoyed your stay in our beautiful county, I hope to be able to host for you again in the future. Best wishes

Reviewed 25 September 2018

Nice comfortable home from home. Very clean everything you need for a great stay, just one thing missing a pair of kitchen tongs. Our dog loved the garden. Would love to stay again. Thank you for the wine and milk.

Date of stay: September 2018
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you for the great review, I will get some tongs, thanks for the tip. I will look forward to you staying again hopefully in the future... best wishes to you..

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent house perfect for 6 of us and our dogs . Decor, cleanliness and so well equipped , just perfect thanks Tracey . The photos don’t do it justice it’s so much more lovely .

Date of stay: August 2018
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Penny thank you so much for your lovely review, I’m really pleased you had a great stay it makes it all worth while knowing people are enjoying the house. I hope to see you again in the future. Best wishes Tracey

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely 3 night stay here. The house was spotless with everything we needed. Comfy beds, nice shower, secure garden for the dogs. Oakham town centre is just a short walk away. We used this as a base to walk around Rutland Water,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, I’m really pleased you had a lovely time and enjoyed the house. I hope to see you again in the future. Best wishes and thank you for choosing my place for your stay.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely wonderful place. Has everything you could want and need. Decor is lovely, house is comfortable and homely. Excellent communication from owner (without being intrusive) and fantastic value for money. Thank you for the perfect stay.More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review.. it was my pleasure to have you and I'm really chuffed you had a lovely time, it makes all the effort worthwhile when my guests are happy and comfortable. A very happy New year to you all and I...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Quiet location on edge of town with everything within easy walking distance. Oakham is a great base to explore Rutland. The house has everything that we needed. Very jealous of the broadband speed here!More

Date of stay: May 2017
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your great review, we are pleased you had an enjoyable stay and hope to see you back again in the future. Our guests were clean and very tidy, adhered to house rules and were great guests to host for anyone hosting, communication...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

As a group from overseas visiting friends and relatives in the area, the house was ideal, it was very cosy ,ideal for the changeable weather we had. The washing machine was a welcome addition since booking the house. We'd love to come and stay again.

Date of stay: May 2017
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, really pleased you enjoyed our home from home we would love to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 29 November 2016

ideal position for us to meet 2 sets of friends , great parking space enough for all our cars , every thing was very nice , maybe a few extra bits in the kitchen would help , but we would use again , very big...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Tracey E, VR Owner at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Thank you for your lovely response, we would be very interested to know what else we could put in the kitchen to help respective visitors if you could let us know we may be able to do this for the future. Once again thanks for...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Rutland Water with all its activities is a beautiful place to visit, whether you like to bird watch with the resident ofsprey or cycle, fish or walk your way around there is plenty to see and do. Oakham town centre has market days every Wednesday and Saturday and Oakham Castle is right in the centre. Oakham has some lovely eateries so you'll be spoilt for choice.
Getting around
The house is within a 10-15 minutes walk from the train and bus station or why not hire a bicycle from Rutland Water and cycle your way around our beautiful area. There is also a local bus from just outside the property to get you into town if your feeling to relaxed to walk.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Home from Home in oakham, Rutland

Home from Home in oakham, Rutland is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

Home from Home in oakham, Rutland has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Home from Home in oakham, Rutland has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Home from Home in oakham, Rutland must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.