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White Lion Inn

38 Main Street
LE15 7ET
Tel: +44 (0)1664 474 233

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Nestled in the heart of Rutland, England’s smallest County is the beautiful village of Whissendine near Oakham, which lies between Melton Mowbray the rural capital of food and Oakham – The White Lion Inn is much more than the average local pub.

We are ideally situated for your golf break with six golf courses within twelve miles of the Inn.

Welcoming families and dogs, it boasts a bar with cosy seating areas, 2 real log burning fires, bar, restaurant, function room and 8 en-suite bedrooms. We have a beautiful garden, which has recently had a lot of work done to make it a perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine or try our delicious home made food.

Set next to the Village stream with a Pétanque Court, and ample tables for outside dining and children’s play equipment. We also have a free large car park, secure storage facilities for bikes or fishing equipment etc, with easy access to local villages and towns from a bus stop directly outside the pub. There are 54 beautiful villages spread across the rolling rural landscape for you to explore. 

The Inn has 8 beautifully decorated en-suite bedrooms, all recently refurbished again in January 2017

Each room boasts a flat screen colour TV, refreshments, full en-suite facilities, free Wi-Fi and includes a full English breakfast . We also have two large free car parks. Children are very welcome and cot facilities can be supplied upon request. We have two bedrooms that we allow pets into, subject to prior arrangement. There is a £10.00 surcharge per night for each pet (maximum of two dogs).

Here at The White Lion Inn Whissendine we pride ourselves on offering honest, seasonal homemade meals. All our produce where possible is locally sourced with eggs from Loodal Farm Whissendine, Fish from Scarborough Fayre Melton Mowbray and fresh produce and meat from local suppliers. Our menu offers dishes to suit every taste from traditional home cooked food to a few more creative and seasonal ones. Our menu is also accompanied by an ever changing specials board of limited edition dishes.

We are proud to have been awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence five years running, LateRooms Simply the Guest Award 2015 and 2016, Lodging World Gold Guest Award and CAMRA Pub of The Season. We have also been voted the Best 3 Star B&B in the East Midlands area by Trivago. Have been awarded “Loved By Guests Award Winner 2018 by Hotels.com. 

We are proud to have our own professional resident close -up Magician Chris who won the title for British Champion Close-up Magician 2012. As Chris is also the Landlord he regular entertains at the pub for our guests. If you would like to book Chris for your Wedding, Anniversary or Birthday Party, Conference or private parties please contact him at www.chrismagic.co.uk