Countryside bliss at Ladywood Estate

Nestled in the calming countryside of Knossington in Oakham, Ladywood Estate is a beautiful venue surrounded by 22 acres of woodland, including a formal garden, lakes and parkland. Originally a barn conversion, the Wedding Pavilion has been designed and purpose built to offer an attractive alternative to the traditional marquee or tent.

Visit William the Conqueror's Rockingham Castle

Under 11 miles from Oakham in Market Harborough, Rockingham Castle was originally built by William the Conqueror. On a clear day, the breathtaking scenery offers views of five counties. Surrounded by 12 acres, the castle offers plenty of spaces for kids, and thought-provoking exhibitions and displays.

Kids can get super-soaked at Aqua Park Rutland

Located in Whitwell, only a 7-mile drive from Oakham, Aqua Park Rutland promises an adventurous experience for older kids. Recently doubled in size with over 36 new obstacles, prepare for the family to receive a drenching, especially if attempting The Beast - the UK's tallest inflatable climbing wall. Planning a trip to Ladywood Estate? Travelodge Grantham South Witham Hotel is your best bet, just 8 miles away. Travelodge Grantham Colsterworth Hotel is slightly further away, at 10 miles.