T: 01572 756 971

Welcome to The George Inn Oakham

A charming 17th century coaching inn situated in the centre of Oakham previously known as the Whipper-In.
With 20 bedrooms of varying sizes and styles, the inn has been under new ownership since August 2022 and significant restoration has already been completed.

There is a further programme of extension and enlargement planned over the next few years which will include a boutique cinema, spa, gym and a new dining room.
As each individual stage of the project is completed The George Inn, Oakham will continue to evolve.

Welcome to the journey.

Our best rate guarantee

By booking a room with us through our website, or by contacting us directly, you are always guaranteed our very best room rates on a like for like basis.


We invite you to experience the George Dining Room. Savour our exceptional breakfast, lunch, and hot beverages daily, while Tuesdays through to Saturdays introduce a delectable classic dinner menu. The charming George Parlour and Bar provide a relaxing ambiance to enjoy a drink and engage in friendly conversation.

We look forward to your visit and the opportunity to provide exceptional service.

Please call to book on 01572 756 971


The George Inn has been a feature of Oakham’s historic market place since the late 16th century.

Although renamed in the 1980s to The Whipper-In, it is the character of The George Inn that has prevailed for over five centuries.

"Being an accustomed inn for carriers, with good stabling for 100 horses and other good conveniences, and some goods very necessary for the said inn to be let and entered on immediately."


For the best room rates please contact us directly: reservations@thegeorgeinnoakham.co.uk

or 01572 756 971

The George Inn, Market Place Oakham, Rutland LE15 6DT