Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Rye

The countryside and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Rye. Travellers appreciate the spas in this welcoming city. Bodiam Castle and Battle Abbey and Battlefield are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Rye

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Rye a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rye Farm World (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • The Chapel Down Winery (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • South of England Rare Breeds Centre (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • East Hill Lift (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • West Hill Lift (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rye

Travellers appreciate the pristine countryside and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Rye has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rye. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rye Harbour Nature Reserve (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Winchelsea Beach (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Camber Sands (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Pett Level Road Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Hastings Country Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Hole Park Gardens (8 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rye

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Rye Station or Winchelsea Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Rye?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 794 holiday rentals around Rye. From 222 Cottages to 365 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Rye is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rye?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Rye. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rye Art Gallery: 1,397 holiday rentals
  • Lamb House: 1,382 holiday rentals
  • Rye St. Mary's Parish Church: 1,383 holiday rentals
  • St Anthony of Padua: 1,379 holiday rentals
  • Rye Heritage Centre: 1,400 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rye listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Rye?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 222 Cottages in Rye. Our other popular types of Rye holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 365 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 222 holiday houses
  • Barns: 9 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rye?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 105 holiday homes with pool available in Rye. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.