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Old Borough Arms Hotel

The Strand, Rye TN31 7DB , England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn't stayed in Rye before but wanted something in the heart of town. The Old Borough Arms suited us well, being on the corner of the quaint and charming Mermaid Street. The proprietor greeted us at reception and immediately made us realise we'd chosen the right B&B, and that's before she dragged one of our suitcases up the external... More 

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely relaxing stay in a great hotel. After an initial mix up with our booking all was sorted quickly. A lovely room, bright, clean and welcoming. Also lovely terrace to watch the world go by and have a cup of coffee! Breakfast was excellent, freshly cooked and good selection. Excellent sausages! The couple who own this hotel give excellent... More 

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London, England
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this hotel to extend our stay on the Thursday morning and were offered a deluxe room. Half an hour before we booked in the owner called to say the room he"thought" was available wasn't that they hadn't checked their internet bookings and someone who had booked in June was now given the room...really!!!??? So we were left on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a few days in Rye... Had a wonderful time! The hotel stood out from the others as it was centrally located and bright blue! The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The room was a small double, but clean and comfortable with an en suite, TV and refreshments. The breakfast was yummy, plenty of choice - ranging... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've returned from a week's holiday in the UK and stayed at this hotel for 4 nights. As a single mum it was my only break alone this year, so it was important for me to have a relaxing time and to catch up on some sleep. The hotel is a beautiful historic building with an ideal location, the staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

It was one of the best hotels we have stayed at - excellent location, cosy interior, comfortable bed, great breakfast, lovely staff; it almost felt like a home - a 16th century home. We stayed in a Room 6 - with a lovely 4 Poster Bed - you can chose a room you are staying in. The town of Rye... More 

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

What a lovely place The Old Borough Arms is! We stayed in the "small double", which is smaller than your average hotel room, but perfectly fine for a couple of nights. The important thing is it was spotlessly clean with a good sized shower ensuite. All staff were really helpful & friendly. The breakfast is yummy; great selection of cereal,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I cant fault this lovely hotel I booked a few rooms for my friends and family they all loved it there rooms are all different so have good look at photos on website can highly recommend all of them family rooms nice and big staff are brill thanks for Josie saving my life when cab didn't wait for us ian... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

What excellent staff, service and a super spot to watch the day go by on the outdoor balcony. A pity we missed the opportunity to have a meal, as the kitchens were shut. A place to return to and likely have a long weekend.

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I was visiting Rye for a wedding and had left it rather late to book a hotel. Luckily, I was able to book a couple of nights at the "Old Borough Arms". A really nice, comfortable couple of nights along with two very good full english breakfasts. Not too pretentious and good value considering the price of some of the... More 

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