The Normanton Park Hotel is based in Empingham in Rutland. It is situated on the banks of Rutland Water, just 5 miles from the historic 12th century Oakham Castle. Barnsdale Gardens are just 5 miles away, and the 16th century Burghley House is only 7 miles form the hotel. The vibrant centre of Leicester city can be easily reached too (just 20 miles away). The hotel itself is stone fronted, and nestled in 5 acres of peaceful gardens. It boasts an on site restaurant and bar, as well as ample conferencing facilities.