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The Kings Head

4.0 of 5 Rye Hill, Rye TN31 7NH, England (Formerly Top O' The Hill)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and i had a meal on sunday for my mums birthday and we were not disapointed. The staff were very polite and always smiling and the food was exceptional, generous portions, locally sourced and cooked to perfection, no one had anything to complain about which is very rare as they are very fussy! If your looking for good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Our room was big and comfortable with a large bed. Everything we needed was provided, Main attraction was the food and quality of the service. Steve is an exceptional mine host. Very obliging in meeting the needs of a difficult diet. Could not have been more willing to make our food interesting and delicious. All the staff followed his lead... More 

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Tenterden, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Now this is good, first of all, welcoming staff, so important. Good menu, blackboard with specials, and to be honest we could have eaten many things on the menu, and didn't know which to choose. Reasonably priced and excellent decor, very pleasant surroundings, peaceful. Service good, and everything had flavour, we thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. Pity this is not listed... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

First of all Steve & Lisa made our family really welcome the accommodation was the very best clean warm excellent on suites free Wi- Fi plenty of car parking & the food was all delicious prepared & cooked by Steve the staff were friendly polite which all added to the wonderful experience of us all thank you all so much... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We last stayed in Rye back in February and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Wife in particular was keen to return and take part in the organised Rye Heritage Centre Halloween Ghost Walk. Stayed at The Mermaid the previous time - excellent, but thought we'd try something different and settled on this recently-refurbished pub at the top of (a rather steep)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Lovley place to stay, all staff very friendly and welcoming and helpful. Delicious food in the evening and the breakfast was gorgeous and lots of choice. Lovley cosy room and very comfortable bed! Would definitely stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

my family and I were staying close by at pontins and was totally disappointed with the poor quality of food that was served, so we ventured out to Rye to find an alternate. But as we didn't know the area and got a little lost and thank god we came across the Kings Head. We arrived a little early for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

What an amazing place to stay!!! I've been working down in rye for 3 weeks and stayed in a couple of the other b&b's and the kings head is by far the best of all. Lovely and very well priced food but what has kept me coming back most of all is the staff, an incredible collection of people who... More 

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Spent two nights here last weekend. The Inn has been very tastefully refurbished. The whole Inn is clean and well appointed. We spent one night in The Beach Hut,(dont!!). Whilst this room is small but delightful it also contains the hot water boiler for the Inn (albeit in a locked cupboard). The thing fired up every few minutes and was... More 

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Haverhill, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

During the past ten years I have visited numerous hotels throughout England, and the Kings Head would rank in the top three for every category.Moreover the calibre, competency and friendliness of all the staff was of the highest level imaginable! My wife and I are already looking forward to our next planned visit in the New Year Anybody lucky enough... More 

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Address: Rye Hill, Rye TN31 7NH, England (Formerly Top O' The Hill)
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Kings Head 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Top o` The Hill Hotel Rye

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