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Old Borough Arms Hotel

4.0 of 5 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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Kent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in room 6 the four poster . Room a good size and had tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, ironing board and iron, toiletries and great thick towels . Bed very warm and comfy . Breakfast lovely, quality ingredients and plenty of it . Location was ideal close to shops and a great pub over the road " the... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located at the bottom of picture perfect Mermaid Street. Easy access to all the sites, shops and restaurants of Rye. Public car park opposite (£1 an hour). Historic main building full of character and breakfast area. Area below is a public café. Rooms are in a newer annexe. Characterless by comparison, but adequate and comfortable. Shower only. Low pressure makes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked in for one night on 28th dec with my partner and son and loved it so much we stayed another night .Sarah and Ian ,the owners couldn't do enough really lovely couple ,staff always there to help with a smile which is always nice ,stayed in room 4 the 1st night ,tastefully decorated and very clean ,and the bed... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Stayed for Friday and Saturday night, warm welcome and staff and owner were great. Stayed in room 5 on the top floor. Nice n quiet and airy, really nicely decorated and perfectly clean. Great breakfast, all in all don't really see how you can do better. Doesn't do weekday evening meals but just across the road is Simply Italian, great... More 

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Kent, UK
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10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. Lovely welcome from Ian and the room was beautifully decorated with ensuite. Room was a little cold when we arrived but Ian came straight down and sorted the radiator. Rye is a beautiful place and this hotel is ideally located for all shops and restaurants. Breakfast was freshly cooked to order with lots of choice.... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stayed for 1 night good room just right for my needs.good breakfast and a decent coffee which you don't often get in a hotel .owner and staff very friendly.definitely stay there again thank you .rye is a lovely place drove through it many times.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The couple who own this hotel are absolutely lovely, the welcome we received as we stepped thrugh the door was warm and friendly, and was like that throughout. The room was very nice, large with a bold attempt at decorating as there was a feature wall behind the bed which was a bold move, maybe not to everybody's taste as... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Only stayed overnight as we were attending a wedding in Camber. Loved this place, and its location the minute I stepped out of the car. Lovely, rustic, old Rye charm. Small, quaint, perfect for this area. Directly opposite a couple of shabby chic antique shops. A cafe below, a cafe opposite, a seafood and steak restaurant next to the antique... More 

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Haywards Heath, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

From the moment of arriving to departure we were greeted like old friends, Sarah and her team are exceptional in making you feel at home. The food - WOW delicious. Our room was clean and the beds (especially the pillows) were super comfy. I would highly recommend.

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West Sussex
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Great location but no views. Parking not ideal and stairway access difficult for the less than fully able. Room was Ok but disappointed with old brown fleece blankes as bedcovers, dirty door in tiny shower room. Carpets in room and corridor stained. Service disappointing. Not good value for money won't be rushing back though we loved the area

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OldBoroughArms1, Manager at Old Borough Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Robert, very sorry to hear that you felt your experience was an average one. The points that you raise are all valid, from the parking to the access to the tiny shower room. I can only assume you were staying in the last of our rooms yet to have a new bathroom installed (room 1) which is being started next... More 

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Address: The Strand, Rye TN31 7DB , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Borough Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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