Rye Holiday Cottages

In the heart of East Sussex, lies the enchanting town of Rye, a hidden gem steeped in medieval history and timeless charm. As you step onto cobbled streets, you'll find yourself transported back in time, surrounded by picturesque timber-framed houses and hidden alleyways. Wander along Mermaid Street, where half-timbered buildings donning a kaleidoscope of hues line the narrow lane. Visit the historic Ypres Tower, now Rye Castle Museum, and delve into the town's maritime heritage. Venture outside the town to the Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, a haven for birdwatchers and nature lovers. And for sun-seekers, the golden sands of Camber Sands beckon. Pack your bags and enjoy a quality break in one of our Rye holiday cottages.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our Rye cottages

This picturesque town in East Sussex is known for its well-preserved medieval architecture and charming cobbled streets. Rye has a thriving art scene, with numerous galleries and studios showcasing the work of local artists. Be sure to explore these art spaces to appreciate the creativity and talent within the community. With the largest collection of cottages in Sussex we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do from our Rye cottages:

Mermaid Street

Take a leisurely stroll along Mermaid Street, one of the most famous and photogenic streets in Rye. Admire the historic timber-framed buildings and colourful facades that give this street its unique character.

Rye Castle Museum

Discover the town's history at Rye Castle Museum, also known as Ypres Tower. This medieval tower houses exhibits on Rye's maritime past, local history, and unique heritage. Climb to the top for panoramic views of the town and surrounding countryside.

Lamb House

Visit Lamb House, the former home of renowned author Henry James. The house is now owned by the National Trust and offers guided tours, allowing visitors to explore the rooms where James wrote some of his famous works.

Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

Explore the Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts. This expansive reserve offers various walking trails through diverse habitats, including salt marshes, lagoons, and shingle beaches.

Camber Sands

Just a short drive from Rye, Camber Sands is a stunning stretch of sandy beach, perfect for sunbathing, beachcombing, and water sports. It's an ideal spot to relax and enjoy the beautiful coastal scenery.

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