I know Rye well and have stayed in many holiday cottages there, The Old Forge stands up well against the competition.
At first the location on a busy road might seem off putting but in reality once inside the property it is of little concern. The interior has been very well designed, the bright modern style enhances the original fabric of the building and the ground floor space is roomy and bright.
The two main bedrooms are most attractive, the third is a small double, both bathrooms are contemporary and functional and the décor throughout is pleasing. The kitchen area benefits from being open plan and the ground floor wc is useful. I felt more could be made of the lobby at the foot of the stairs, nobody will ever sit there unless using a laptop so a desk and chair would be handy. Incidentally the wifi connection was fast.
The tv worked well although strangely the DVD didn't appear to be connected but a minor point as I really enjoyed my stay.
The cottage has a...