The Old Rectory

‘Welcoming, generous, on top of its game – it’s altogether delightful. More

Contact details

The Old Rectory
Harold Road,
Hastings
Sussex
TN35 5ND
England
01424 422410
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Hotel information

Bedrooms

8

Open

all year except 1 week at Christmas, 2 weeks Jan.

Facilities

2 lounges (honesty bar), breakfast room, free Wi-Fi, local telephone calls, in-room TV (Freeview), civil wedding licence, walled garden, unsuitable for disabled.

Background music

in breakfast room and main lounge.

Children

not under 10.

Dogs

not allowed.

Credit cards

Amex, MasterCard, Visa.

Prices

90-165

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Good Hotel Guide Review

On the edge of Hastings Old Town, a short stroll from the seafront, this 18th-century rectory has a modern country house interior and a lovely walled garden with a pond and a paved terrace. Owned by Lionel Copley, it is a sister property to Swan House, a ten-minute walk away (see main entry). Tracey-Anne Cook and Helen Styles are the managers. Each of the smart, stylish bedrooms has been distinctively decorated with an opulent chandelier, trompe l”oeil touches or vintage wallpaper and furniture; one has a secret door; three overlook the garden. In the elegant lounge, a fire blazes in an enormous hearth on cold days. Breakfast has home-made sausages, home-cured bacon and home-baked bread; kippers, haddock and smoked salmon are from the local fishery. 2 lounges (newspapers, magazines; honesty bar), breakfast room; walled garden with terrace and seating. Civil wedding licence. Free Wi-Fi and local telephone calls. DVD library. Background music. Limited parking (5 cars); permits are provided for local car parks. 8 bedrooms (one 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom suite). Per room B&B from £99. Closed 1 week at Christmas, 2 weeks Jan.

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The Old Rectory
Harold Road,
Hastings
Sussex
TN35 5ND

Guest comments

'The nicest B&B we've stayed in. Our room was spacious with plenty of light, and very quiet at night. They are rightly proud of their breakfasts -- ingredients are of high quality. The breakfast room opens on to an impeccably maintained garden where guests re encouraged to stroll. ' - Anna and Bill Brewer - June, 2016

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