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Old Borough Arms Hotel
Ranked #10 of 39 Rye B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Fantastic welcome as spur of the moment visitors, gave us the smallest room which we loved , amazing value for money, wonderful friendly reception. In fact we have returned 2 weeks later after wonderful responsive communications via email. We will definitely be returning regularly

  • Stayed: February 2014
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

Myself and collegues reguarly order our lunch from here and they very kindly deliver to us free of charge. The food is always lovely and the service is excellent, they have very friendly and helpful staff. Their menu is reasonably priced, with a great selection of food - baguettes, sandwiches, salads, pasta etc, which are always freshly made to order. Also lovely cake and scones!
I would definitely recommend this place!

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 2 September 2013

Where do I start? A spotlessly clean hotel. Service impeccable, breakfast delicious, lots of choice, not mean with the tea, coffee and hot choc sachets in the room. Gorgeous tea-plate of a shower head. Hoards of clean fluffy white towels and marshmallow pillows! Right on the nose for everything. The town, nice pubs and restaurants, antique shops, great fish and chippy on the roundabout if that's what takes your fancy.Cannot fault this place at all but if you have a babe in a buggy the cobbles down the side streets can strengthen your tummy muscles a bit!

  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

Very much enjoyed a 3 night stay at The Old Borough Arms. The service and hospitality was first class. The rooms were modern, very comfortable and clean. The breakfast each day is enough to set you up for the entire day and of very high standard.

I couldn't fault this place..

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank donkeydonkeyboy
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Reviewed 3 August 2013

Booked over the phone but I chose which room we wanted from website. Staff couldn't do enough for us. I needed special dietry foods and brought some of my own. Staff were very obliging. The bed was very comfy and Rye was a fabulous place to visit. Would recommended to a friend.

Stayed: July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 31 July 2013

Nicely decorated and appointed room. Very clean and comfortable Location very convenient to historic cobbled streets and pubs/restaurants. Books and DVDs available for guest usage.

Parking is a bit tight on the street but not too bad.

Beautiful breakfast And friendly/capable staff.

Stayed: July 2013, travelled as a couple
Thank RussellCW
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

Lovely b&b - clean, modern and with a great breakfast. Hosts were very helpful providing directions and details of local car parking (£5 per day). We stayed in a family room at the front of the b&b which was nice, but a bit noisy with the hot weather and people sitting outside the pub opposite.

Rye is lovely and there is plenty to do and see in the surrounding area, but would suggest prebooking restaurants for evening meals as there aren't too many and they get very busy. Would recommend this b&b and will be returning.

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  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Old Borough Arms Hotel

Address: The Strand, Rye TN31 7DB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 39 B&Bs / Inns in Rye
Price Range: £75 - £170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Borough Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Old Borough Arms is a charming and welcoming bed and breakfast, situated at the foot of the famous Mermaid Street in the centre of ancient medieval Rye. We have nine comfortable and individullay decorated bedrooms, including four poster and family/ twin rooms, all ensuite. The Old Borough Arms offers a friendly atmosphere, delicious breakfasts to suit all tastes and is the perfect location for a relaxing break.We can also offer parking on a first come first served basis. ... more   less 
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