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The Gallivant

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Overview
New Lydd Road, Camber, Rye TN31 7RB England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
Reviews (1,571)
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All reviewsrestaurant with roomsdeck roomcamber sandssand dunesbeach hutenglish wineslambdungenesswine listopposite the beachsmall roomboutique hoteltea and cakelocal producegranolasouth coastone night stay
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Let me tell you about my experience (SECOND PART). When you check-in, they don't give you any information about the taxes you have to pay which are " Mandatory Urban Fee" 25$, "State Tax" 2.22$ & "City tax "1.47$), so a total of 28.68$ per...More

Thank cpasage
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were so disappointed with this hotel having booked it after reading The Telegraph luxury hotels blurb. This is not a luxury hotel. We had a small bedroom and were told it had been upgraded - we couldn’t see how. The room could not have...More

1  Thank vivien M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely hotel, the staff are friendly and helpful. It is situated over the road from the sand dunes which is a lovely setting. The room we stayed in was substantially larger than the room my daughter stayed in but having stayed in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice establishment with hard-working staff. The rooms are well designed and offer most of the facilities you'd expect; the restaurant and bar area is very well designed and the menu and wine list is well put together. The staff are doing a...More

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1  Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our time at The Gallivant. The hotel is small and cosy. The staff were very attentive and went out their way to help us. The food was well presented and the policy to source it locally made for a wonderful meal. The accommodation...More

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About
Description
Welcome to our restaurant and rooms across the road from the dunes and the beautiful sandy beach beyond. We're a relaxing hideaway from the stresses and strains of modern life where grown-ups can come to ...More relax. We have a beautiful bar and dining room, coastal inspired bedrooms and a beach hut mini spa. We serve modern British food that highlights the best locally sourced ingredients. 100 Great British Hotels - Sunday Times Oct 2017 | Best British Hotels - No 5, The Times Apr 2017 | Winner, Celebrate Local - UK Food Made Good Awards, Sustainable Restaurant Association Oct 2017 Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$140 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Place At Beach
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Place At The Beach Rye
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The Gallivant Camber, East Sussex
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye > Camber
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$140 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Place At Beach
,
Place At The Beach Rye
,
The Gallivant Camber, East Sussex
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye > Camber
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Traveller (266)
Room & Suite (99)
Dining (34)
Pool & Beach (30)
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CeeLeeYak
21 May 2018|
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Response from Thelostpearl | Reviewed this property |
Car park was busy but I managed to get parked ok including when I went out later in the evening. At a rough guess I would say 10-12 spaces in total, not sure how many rooms they have in relation to that Regards
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Mandyxx
20 March 2018|
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Response from Will M | Reviewed this property |
I visited the Gallivant in February - a cab into Rye was about £10-15. Hope that helps!
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JILLOF
3 April 2017|
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Response from 527Millie | Reviewed this property |
No and no. Youcannot open a window without opening the door in the deck room, and there is no separation between the bedroom and bathroom. But there might be in a garden room. Enquire within
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"ensure there is a fan in the room and amenities as offered in on the web ( no tea, coffee etc"
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"All rooms are similar and lovely I believe. We had number 20 which was great."
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"the rooms with a share garden were quite pleasant, but more expensive."
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"Ask for a room opening onto the garden"
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