Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Hastings

The area's history and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Hastings. This welcoming and walkable city is well known for its seaside, parks and bars. Battle Abbey and Battlefield and Bodiam Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hastings

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Hastings a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eastbourne Pier (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • East Hill Lift (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • West Hill Lift (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Battle Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Rye Farm World (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Hastings

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hastings

Travellers love Hastings for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hastings. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hastings Country Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • St Helen's Wood (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Alexandra Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Smugglers Adventure (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Warrior Square Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Pett Level Road Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Hastings

If you prefer to travel by train, Hastings Three Oaks Station, Hastings Doleham Station and Hastings Ore Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Hastings?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 903 holiday rentals around Hastings. From 407 Houses to 253 Cottages, 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 Hastings is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Hastings Museum and Art Gallery: 1,438 holiday rentals
  • Hastings Pier: 1,429 holiday rentals
  • Hastings Station: 1,454 holiday rentals
  • Old Town Hall Museum: 1,443 holiday rentals
  • Stables Theatre: 1,450 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hastings 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 Houses in Hastings?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 407 Houses in Hastings. Our other popular types of Hastings holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 253 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 253 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 180 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hastings?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 111 holiday homes with pool available in Hastings. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.