Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Rye

The countryside and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Rye. Travelers appreciate the spas in this welcoming city. Bodiam Castle and Battle Abbey and Battlefield are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Rye a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural features in Rye

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

  • 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

Transportation to and around Rye

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

Can I find a vacation rental around Rye?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 783 vacation rentals near Rye. From 228 Cottages to 357 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rye for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Rye?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Rye. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rye Station: 1,386 vacation rentals
  • Rye St. Mary's Parish Church: 1,377 vacation rentals
  • Rye Heritage Centre: 1,387 vacation rentals
  • Lamb House: 1,380 vacation rentals
  • St Anthony of Padua: 1,379 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Cottages in Rye?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 228 Cottages in Rye. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rye include:

  • Houses: 357 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 228 rentals available
  • Barns: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rye?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 104 vacation rentals with pool available in Rye. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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