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The Gallivant

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Kent,
Reviewed 10 November 2012

We just had an overnight on the Travelzoo offer and I think we got from it exactly what we wanted. A nice chilled out break and very good food. My recommendation would be to view Gallivant as somewhere to have a decent meal, in slightly different surroundings with an option of staying over as it's miles from anywhere. To the...

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Weybridge Surrey
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Expecting a hotel on the beach we were some what let down. The hotel is "near " the beach, a walk across the road. There web site does them good, the hotel is a bit edgy, chairs in the restaurant looking tired, our room, "dog friendly" had no dog items what so ever ! It was also short of a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2012

The Gallivant's location is great for access to the beach and the customer service and friendliness was great. The food was good -my friend was very happy with her meal but I found my plaice too salty -I don't know if it was the chilli crab sauce or the pan fried fish. Also I was expecting better chocolate fondant from...

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London
Reviewed 29 October 2012

We were given some Mr & Mrs Smith vouchers which we used to book for a weekend stay at The Gallivant. Admittedly we were very lucky to choose a rare weekend with bright sunshine, but still we really enjoyed our stay here. The room was a Coastal Delux, very spacious & well presented. Yes the bathroom is a little tired,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2012

had a fabulous overnight stay at The Gallivant Hotel... food was fab, (dinner and breakfast)... the locations great.. ( forgotten how pretty and special nearby Rye is)!.. would definately recommend the Hotel and look forward to staying again sometime in the future...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our coastal restaurant with rooms, across the road from the dunes of Camber Sands and beautiful sandy beach beyond. Inspired by the coastal motels you might find in California, we're a calm and relaxing hideaway from the stresses and strains of modern life. We have 20 amazing bedrooms all decorated with an eye to the Hamptons and serve great food using almost exclusively locally sourced fresh ingredients. In 2016 we were included in The Times 'Coolest Beach Hotels - No. 4', The Mirror's 'Top 10 Seaside Hotels in the UK' and Squaremeal's 'UK's Best 100 Restaurants'. The private coastal garden incorporates mini secluded decks behind all the Garden and Luxury Garden rooms and is also home to The Beach Hut, where guests can enjoy relaxing massages and lovely facials after a day on the beach using ethical and natural health and beauty products that are exclusively blended in the UK. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gallivant

Address: New Lydd Road | Rye, Camber, Rye TN31 7RB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye > Camber
Price Range: £106 - £186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gallivant 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
The Place At Beach
Place At The Beach Rye
The Gallivant Camber, East Sussex
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“the luxury garden rooms are the biggest and extremely pretty”
 of 5 bubbles mirandam103, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“deck rooms are not enormous but good outside space”
 of 5 bubbles SusieC944, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles michaelgglavin, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a garden room, quiet and beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles 251barbara, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“WiFi coverage gets weaker, and traffic in the corridor less, as room numbers increase”
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  • Mucky surface
  • Doors to deck
  • Carpet stains
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  • Neighbouring holiday camp
 of 5 bubbles Trafford34, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
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