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The ideal place to chill or explore the surrounding area
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The ideal place to chill or explore the surrounding area
The brand new well equipped kitchen is the perfect spot to rustle up supper!
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44 reviews
The ideal place to chill or explore the surrounding area
The brand new well equipped kitchen is the perfect spot to rustle up supper!
Where next on your travels....?
The comfiest of snoozes awaits you.
Contemporary furnishings complete the look
You will receive a warm and snug welcome at The Find
The light and airy shower room
Roof top views from the top of The Find
If you prefer we can provide fluffy white towels
A tasty hamper to tempt you
The perfect place to unwind....
Vintage reads to browse
Maybe take up a little foraging exclusive with The Find
Foraged finds
The stuff of smugglers and tales of old! The infamous Mermaid Street
Autumn skies over Winchelsea Beach
Deserted unspoilt beaches to explore all year round
Always something to surprise you in the antiques shops of Rye!
The 14th century Ypres Tower just minutes from the Find
The historic Landgate arch is on the door step
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Rye, East Sussex, England

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FlowersEs...
Essex
1 review
“Perfect!”
Reviewed November 18, 2015 for a stay in November 2015

The Find is perfectly located for exploring the town of Rye and surrounding areas. It is well equipped, with comfy beds, fluffy towels and decorated to a very high standard. It is a very welcoming place to stay made so by the owner Lesley. The grocery pack on arrival was much appreciated especially the cupcakes yum! Looking forward to our next stay! Thank you Lesley!

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Liked best: The whole package
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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David H
2 reviews
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“Please don't go (it's our little secret)”
Reviewed November 11, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Actually you should go. Compact but comfy. Perfectly positioned but hidden away. Lovely little touches - (delicious cakes on arrival, a smiling face and elegant bits and bobs). Easy to walk into the lovely town of Rye. Easy to stagger back at night. In fact, I may just have to book again now...

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Liked best: No one thing - came home really relaxed
Liked least: Slightly scruffy adjoining property - shame it's not screened off - but really nit picking to make it a negative.
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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KLB150799
Rowlands Castle, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Beautifully equipped cottage - a great stay in Rye”
Reviewed November 4, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The Find is a beautifully equipped, spotlessly clean and extremely comfortable holiday home in a great location for exploring the lovely town of Rye. A very friendly welcome from the owner Lesley - we hope to return soon!

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Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
Nov 5, 2015
So pleased you enjoyed your time at The Find. Rye is such an amazing place to visit any time of the year and a cosy autumn break certainly can fit the bill for a pick-me-up! We are in the middle of bonfire season in East Sussex which means that every weekend in November there is an amazing fireworks event happening somewhere with equally awesome parades! I hope that one day you will be able to experience this too!
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Algernons...
Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“exactly what we wanted”
Reviewed October 27, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We would have liked to stay beyond the weekend so as to enjoy the pretty courtyard.
Such an attractive, comfortable cottage with immense care being taken by Lesley (the owner) to meet the needs of her guests. Handy to parking and walking access to the town.
Would certainly rebook.

Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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sammyms
sussex
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Perfect Getaway”
Reviewed October 7, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The service we received from Lesley even before we arrived was excellent especially when we had to amend our arrival dates. We also arrived to a lovely grocery pack. It was a nice touch and very welcome.

The property itself is in a great location being close to the high street and an array of shops, cafes and restaurants and less than 10 minutes walk to the station if you wish to leave your car and explore outside of Rye.

The inside of the rental was very comfortable and the decor and the fittings were of a very high standard. The stairs were quite steep and narrow but even my Dad who is in his 70's and has had a hip replacement still coped. As mentioned in previous reviews the beds were amazingly comfortable and my husband who is always up by 6am when at home slept well past everyone else. The bedding and towels smelt lovely and the towels were really fluffy.

I feel a lot of thought has gone into the comfort of guests staying here.

I loved Rye and the area and would not hesitate to return to The Find.

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Liked best: The location
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Other
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Oct 11, 2015
It is always a pleasure to host for our guests. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time at The Find and exploring our lovely town which has so much to offer!
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morrismin...
Colchester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
42 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Outstanding comfort and attention to detail”
Reviewed August 17, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

I could write a review listing the many amenities of this property; the comfort of the beds, the cleanliness (5 stars), the appliances (including Bluetooth speaker and WiFi), but that wouldn't be enough. What sets this holiday let apart from the rest is the approach of the owners, which has been to set up a house that becomes home from home. So, they haven't gone for the cheapest options ; instead they have adopted an intelligent, generous approach. Furnishings throughout are modern with quirky artefacts, many of which have been locally sourced. There is nothing that could be improved, apart from being able to award this six stars!

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Traveling group: Teenagers
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Management Response
Aug 19, 2015
As a person who just loves to host and ensure that every guest feels completely comfortable and relaxed in The Find, it's brilliant to know that all those little touches have gone towards making for a very special holiday!
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feebak
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Perfect holiday home!!!!”
Reviewed July 30, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Stayed here with husband and teenage children while visiting friends in Rye ... it is the ideal holiday home!!! Spotlessly clean, super comfortable beds and high quality finishes throughout ....it is one of the best equipped holiday homes we have ever stayed in!!! Lesley was very helpful throughout the booking process and provided a most welcome, and generous, welcome pack on arrival! Tucked away just off the Landsgate in a quiet location it has all the wonders of Rye right on the doorstep, plus its a 5 minute walk from the train station if you want a relaxing trip to Brighton or a stress free trip down from London. The cosy kitchen/living area was perfect for making meals, although we were tempted out by the wide variety of (reasonably priced) coffee shops, pubs and restaurants just on the doorstep! Had the best fish and ships ever (Merinos in the High Street) and you must visit the Standard Inn and the Globe!!! If you enjoy shopping in quaint little shops for art, antiques ..indeed just about anything...this is the place for you!! Lovely local art gallery and not a Next or Primark to be seen! FANTASTIC! I wondered if my teenagers would be bored but they loved it! In fact they often went out for walks around the town when we were exhausted!!! I cannot recommend this property, or Rye, enough. I really hope we are back again soon!!! Parking is not a problem in either of the two nearby car parks and you can park at the end of the little twitten that leads to the Find for free for an hour to unload. The weather was varied when we visited but when the sun was out it was lovely enjoying a coffee or pre dinner drink in the sheltered courtyard garden. Thank you Lesley for sharing your little slice of heaven!!!!

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Liked best: Impossible to choose!
Liked least: Nothing!
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Jul 31, 2015
How lovely! I am so glad that you made the very most of your stay in Rye and enjoyed the centrality of The Find.
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