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The Mermaid Inn is an old coaching Inn that has loads of character. It is over 600 years old. The Inn was established in the 12th centrury and has a long history. The current building dates from 1420 and has 16th-century additions in Tudor style,...More
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Response from Martin B, Guest Relations Manager at The Mermaid InnResponded June 17, 2016
Thank you for your review. As your review describes, The Mermaid is a unique experience. Much of which can be seen on our website through the images and the 369 degree tour. Behind the historical facade can be discovered a 2 AA Rosette Restaurant and...More
Don't go to this excellent Inn if you want 5 star comfort as the Mermaid is not a 5* Hotel, it is much more than that. It is an old coaching Inn that is oozing charm and character, some of the bedrooms with the 4...More
Response from Martin B, Guest Relations Manager at The Mermaid InnResponded June 16, 2016
Thank you for your review. The Mermaid is a unique experience and one which you have clearly discovered. All her charms can be seen on our website, with a virtual tour and images of all the rooms. Rebuilt in 1420, she truly is steeped in...More
Lovely hotel with a rich history and ghostly goings on......I was again accompanied by the lovely Jayne who bravely protected me from things that go bump in the night!
Food was fantastic and staff were excellent ....and a thank you to Glen who was very...More
2 Thank TheTonewallader
Response from Martin B, Guest Relations Manager at The Mermaid InnResponded June 14, 2016
Thank you for your review. When you are approaching your 600th birthday, you have so many stories to tell, and so many people have passed through the doors. Which makes The Mermaid a unique experience.
We will share your praise for the food and the...More
Greeted by very friendly man called Glen... Made to feel at home straight away! Good helpful staff.
Room was fab . Food was superb.
Perfect setting .
Rye itself is like nice relaxing history filled town , with superb shops , pubs, and places to...More
Thank W b
Response from Martin B, Guest Relations Manager at The Mermaid InnResponded June 13, 2016
Thank you for your review. It is always gratifying to read such a "lovely" review. We will share your praise with all the staff concerned, and thank you for your comments regarding the Mermaid herself, as she approaches her 600th birthday.
The Mermaid sits at...More
The Mermaid Inn is living history. I stayed there for three nights and have full praise for the staff who were helpful, pleasant and efficient. With any place as old as this one (rebuilt in 1420 says the sign outside), you need to expect less...More
1 Thank patwebster
Response from Martin B, Guest Relations Manager at The Mermaid InnResponded June 9, 2016
Thank you for your review. The Mermaid was rebuilt in 1420, after Rye was burnt to the ground in 1377, the vaulted cellars of The Mermaid have been dated to 1156. So The Mermaid is indeed a unique experience.
We will share your fulsome praise...More
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$188 - $365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Official Star Rating provided by the AA.
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