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The Gallivant - Rye

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New Lydd Road, Rye, United Kingdom, TN31 7RB  show map
 4 stars
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The Gallivant - Rye

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

The Gallivant Hotel is an elegant 4-star property featuring classic rooms in a business area of Rye. Renovated in 2010, the hotel features Egyptian architecture.

The Gallivant Hotel is also 1500 meters away from Camber Sands. The property is set within 5 km distance from Rye city center.

The hotel is easy access to the golden beach in Rye.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of comfort cabin, comfort king suite and superior one-bedroom king room with hardwood furnishing. They feature climate control, TV, a private terrace, a Nespresso machine and a fireplace. The Gallivant Hotel offers rooms with garden view. Other comforts include an electric kettle and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The hotel’s restaurant welcomes guests with a complimentary continental breakfast. A range of local dishes is offered at the seasonal restaurant. Servring a selection of food The Beach Bistro at The Gallivant Hotel and Green Owl are placed a 5-minute walk away.

Services

The property features free private parking, free self-parking and a luggage storage.

Relax

The hotel offers full body massage, head massage and back massages for body relaxation and revitalization. On-site sport activities include windsurfing, hiking and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Free breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Gallivant - Rye Rye location
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Hotel Address:

New Lydd Road, Rye, United Kingdom, TN31 7RB

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City Centre
  • Rye
    2.7 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • The Beach Bistro at The Gallivant Hotel (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • Green Owl (cuisine: British)
    900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Rooms and availability

The Gallivant photos Room
Garden Room
Garden view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

the Garden Room is the largest room at the property and contains a Hypnos super king-sized bed with bedding, wooden flooring, a roll-top bath with sliding doors to the bedroom and a separate walk-in shower. A Nespresso coffee machine, minibar and Bluetooth Ruark sound system are also available in this room. There is also direct access to a garden with outdoor seating.

The Gallivant photos Exterior Hotel information
Deck Double room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Terrace
  • Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room features wooden flooring and small private deck, a Hypnos king-sized bed, goose/duck down duvets and pillows, and 300 count linen.

The Gallivant photos Exterior Hotel information
Small Double Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room features Hypnos King-size beds, luxurious goose/duck down duvets and pillows, and 300 count linen.

The Gallivant photos Exterior Hotel information
Beach Double Room
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room features Hypnos King-size beds, luxurious goose/duck down duvets and pillows, and 300 count linen. This room has oak floors and a window seat. You will find a fully stocked larder and chiller. The bathroom features a marble sink with bath and monsoon shower overhead.

The Gallivant photos Exterior Hotel information
Comfort Double Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

The Cabin rooms feature a rustic coastal design with reclaimed wood panelled walls, dark oak flooring with sheepskin rugs. Hypnos King-size bed, goose/duck down duvet and pillows, and 300 count linen. The en-suite wet room is lined with slate and contains a marble vanity table and monsoon shower.

The Gallivant photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room Garden View
Garden view
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This double room features a DVD player, bathrobe and patio.

The Gallivant Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Turtle Fine Art2.5 mi
  • Bragge & Sons2.5 mi
  • Roche Gallery2.6 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center2.6 mi

Places of interest

  • Rye Harbour (Sailing)1.1 mi
  • Camber Castle2.2 mi
  • Royal British Legion2.5 mi
  • St Augustine's Church4.6 mi
  • Fairfield Church4.7 mi

Amusement

  • Space City Amusements1400 ft
  • camber sands2000 ft

Museums

  • Rye Castle Museum Assocation2.5 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Rye Golf Club5000 ft

Local attractions

  • Camber Castle 2.4 mi
    A259 New Winchelsea Road
  • St. Thomas the Martyr3.6 mi
    St Thomas' Street
  • Action Watersports5.2 mi
    Lake 1, Dengemarsh Rd, Lydd
  • Winchelsea Beach3.1 mi
    Dogs Hill Road, Winchelsea
  • Winchelsea Court Hall Museum3.6 mi
    Back Lane

Restaurants nearby

  • The Beach Bistro at The Gallivant Hotel100 ft

    Address: New Lydd Road
    Phone: 01797 225057

    74% likes this, based on 186 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Rye Bay Cafe1500 ft

    Address: 1 Royal William Square
    Phone: 07793393186

    70% likes this, based on 94 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Boathouse Bar & Restaurant1500 ft

    Address: Old Lydd Rd

  • Green Owl900 ft

    Address: 11 Old Lydd Road
    Phone: 01797 225284

    84% likes this, based on 85 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Marina Cafe1500 ft

    Address: Central Car Park, Old Lydd Road

    Cuisine: English

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

The Gallivant Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Gallivant

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 35 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Spacious room - we were upgraded for a miniscule extra charge. Relaxed eating. Good food. Lots of outdoor space. Child friendly.

    It's a cheap upgrade to a motel and this shows in places.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Dining room, general style of the hotel.

    Food was quite expensive

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The best thing was that you could walk across the road to the beach, and there were lots of cycle lanes and footpaths to use.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    We loved the seaside decor of the hotel (think driftwood!). The room was lovely and comfortable especially the bed. The location across from the beach is lovely. We had some beautiful walks on the sand. The evening meal was value for money . The staff were extremely helpful and friendly.We think it was a very good value one night break with the special offer of £85 on Booked.nete,. The breakfast was superb .

  • Single
    7.4

    It was very convenient at Rye Golf Club. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was clean and the bed comfortable.

    It was disappointing to find that I was charged at a rate some 40% higher than others in the same party.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Hotel staff very friendly and helpful without exception. Excellent position plus buses running outside to trips to Folkstone or Hastings.

    Didn't like the lack of wardrobes in bedrooms. Not so keen on the choice of menu (didn't have dinner at Hotel). Felt it was an Hotel for younger couples

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    It was lovely to find such a comfortable and well managed hotel in an old setting. Dinner was superb and a selection of dishes prepared for breakfast.

    On checking out and paying the bill for the stay and dinner I left a large (in my opinion) tip for the service received. I think the receptionist might have mentioned that similar amount had already been charged to my bill as a service charge. (My fault I know for not checking)

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The hotel was very clean and the staff in the restaurant were very helpful

    The bedrooms and corridors were very dreary and drab - all grey and brown. The room was noisy as it was right next tothe car park. I specifically called and was advised that wheat free bread would be available at breakfsat and it wasn't.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Amazing breakfasts, the fact that our baby monitor worked in the restaurant

    Very minor, room as quite small

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The food was inspired and delicious, staff were friendly and rooms were comfortable and full of character.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Location suited us perfectly..close to golf course and next to lovely beach.

    Restaurants in the area are pricey....

  • Single
    8.2

    staff very good , breakfast really good too.rooms have personel touches like books to read ,you get the feeling they are trying hard to please

    road noise inspite of double glazing

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Unusual hotel in great location. Excellent food and wine. We stayed during the Scallop Festival and much enjoyed the special menu for dinner. Also appreciated touches like the home-made preserves at breakfast and large cafetiere of real coffee. We would certainly return.

  • Single
    8.2

    Efficient friendly staff, nice atmosphere with enticing menu and high quality food. Room 2 cosy with classy touches. Good hotel for a by the sea getaway. Bit of a find and would return again with the Mrs!!

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Just wish we could have stayed longer! very friendly staff, impeccable service, decor beachy chic and cosy . Food was fantastic ! will definitely go back and have no reservations in recommending this hotel . Wished we lived closer so that we could become regulars at the resturant.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Gallivant - Rye Rye location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

New Lydd Road, Rye, United Kingdom, TN31 7RB

Get directions
City Centre
  • Rye
    2.7 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • The Beach Bistro at The Gallivant Hotel (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • Green Owl (cuisine: British)
    900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20