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(Ref. 981544)

Exton, Rutland, Rutland Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 6 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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  • great (5)
  • our (5)
  • again (3)
  • location (3)
  • definitely (3)
  • lovely (3)

9 Customer Reviews

  • "This is a lovely cottage, very cosy and quiet and in a perfect location to explore the area."

    We felt right at home! Great facilities and plenty of space. We will definitely be back!

    Reviewed by Natalie5.0Nov 2023

  • "We had a great time staying in the Wing retreat."

    Everything was supplied and more. Hope to stay again one day. We had said we would never stay in a Sykes property again after a bad experience in Attleborough this year but this property restored our faith. Being able to use The Barnsdale hotel restaurant and bar was a plus too.

    Reviewed by Ian5.0Oct 2023

  • "Lovely spot ,very helpful staff in the hotel."

    We liked the homely feel of the Wing as well as the generous plot it was set in which made it very private. A welcome pack would be a nice touch which we normally have at property’s of this standard. Couldn’t find the complimentary tea and coffee which would have been nice after an eight hour trip to save us a trip into Oakham to get some. Overall we enjoyed our stay and would opt for the Wing.

    Reviewed by Trevor5.0Jun 2023

  • "Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in a very comfortable, ideally located property."

    There was a slight lack of clothes storage space in the bedrooms but other than that an idyllic place to unwind

    Reviewed by Jane4.4Mar 2023

  • "We had a great time in Wing."

    It had everything we needed. A lovely setting for our family break would definitely book again .

    Reviewed by Tracey4.4Nov 2021

  • "I cleaned as I would at home!"

    ! I would mention that every corner in every room was filthy with dirt and cobwebs!! I didn’t expect to have to strip our bedding off either. Beds were very uncomfortable. Hard edges & sunken in the middle.

    Reviewed by Jenifer3.8Sep 2021

  • "Beautiful lodge, clean, well equipped, well laid out, great location."

    We've had the most enjoyable week and will definitely be booking again.

    Reviewed by Davina5.0May 2021

  • "Great location, views from the property outstanding."

    The fact that the accommodation is on one level and we could take short walks from the doorstep made it perfect for us having a fourteen year old golden retriever.

    Reviewed by Brendan4.4May 2019

  • "Excellent care from the staff, nothing too much trouble, very friendly"

    Reviewed by Joy5.0Dec 2018

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  • All ground floor
  • Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin - double on request
  • Bathroom with a shower over bath, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Electric heating, woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, WiFi (high speed)
  • Electric, heating and starter pack (washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, tea/coffee and sugar) inc. in rent
  • Logs packs available to purchase on request
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Lockable bike racks
  • Lawns, patio with furniture and BBQ
  • 2 well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Pub and restaurant on-site
  • Shop 3 miles
  • Note: This has a 4pm check in

The property

This well-appointed holiday let is positioned within the landscaped grounds of the Barnsdale Lodge Hotel, giving you access to all it has to offer on-site, including its bar and restaurant.

This stylish retreat boasts a quality finish, with an open-plan living room designed to suit your needs.

The kitchen is fully equipped with sleek base and wall units and modern, integrated fixtures making the most of the space.

The lounge area boasts luxury from every angle, drawing the natural light inside through French windows.

Each of the bedrooms have been thoughtfully put together, with quality furniture pieces and uplifting colour schemes.

There is an en-suite shower room as well as a bathroom, so you have plenty of space to get ready each morning.

A beautiful escape with your loved ones.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 977692, 977696, 977698, 977700, 977704, 981543, 981545, 981547, 981548 981549, 981550, 988524,1091986 and 997416, together they can sleep up to 76 people.

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About the location


Stamford 7.8 miles; Melton Mowbray 14.4 miles

Exton offers a typical English village setting, with its traditional, stone buildings crowded around the green, in the East Midlands county of Rutland. The Fox and Hounds public house overlooks the tree-planted green, a former 17th century coaching inn, oozing with character, offering cosy winter evenings around the fireplace and lazy summer days out in the beer garden. To the south of the village are Barnsdale Gardens, created by Geoff Hamilton for the BBC's Gardeners' World, and the Barnsdale Hall Hotel and Country Club. Oakham is the nearest town, boasting a combination of stone and thatched buildings, a range of shops, as well as pubs, bars and eateries to choose from. There is also a local history museum, a 12th century castle and a 14th century church. The Rutland Water Nature Reserve offers watersports, a small water adventure park, birdwatching, a sailing club and fishing opportunities, with the Rutland Water Golf Course overlooking the lake. The train station provides access to the cities of Nottingham and Leicester with shops to browse and architecture to admire. The market town of Stamford is a mere stone's throw away, with its attractive Georgian-style buildings used in the 2005 Pride & Prejudice film, independent shops, cosy pubs and a range of restaurants. Melton Mowbray is further afield, with more amenities to explore. Home to the famous pork pie, this town also offers The Regal Cinema, Melton Theatre and the Melton Carnegie Museum. The village of Exton offers a warm and friendly atmosphere for the perfect holiday exploring the East Midlands.