Hastings Lifeboat

The Stade, Old Town, HASTINGS, East Sussex, TN34 3AL
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel+44(0)1424 425502

Add Hastings Lifeboat to your Itinerary

From £0.00
Hastings Lifeboat

About

The Lifeboat Station is located at The Stade in Hastings Old Town – right next to the fishing fleet berths on the working beach. This is an ideal location for launching and recovering, away from the crowds on the beach during the summer and protected by the harbour arm for launches on particularly rough outings. Launch and recovery for both boats is by carriage, and the launch crew on the beach are an important part of the team to assist in the safe and successful launch and recovery for exercise or on service.

The new boathouse was built in 1995 to safely accommodate the Mersey class and D class lifeboats, along with tractor, bobcat and carriages. The station was also the first designated visitor centre for the RNLI, and now attracts over 60,000 visitors each year.

Applications for group guided tours must be made in writing at least 28 days in advance of proposed visit. The guide will give a tour of the station and boathouse explaining the equipment used with an opportunity to use the visitors centre with its various exhibits, photographs and video presentations.
Groups and individuals who do not require a guided tour are welcome to visit at any time the boathouse is open. A large well stocked souvenir outlet.

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Donations WelcomeFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

TripAdvisor

Map & Directions

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible Lift
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Opening Times

2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30*

* Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

What's Nearby

  1. Attractions and rides for all the family, from Cinderella's Carousel to bumping on the…

    0.04 miles away
  2. Historic Experiences led by Tina Brown brings to life the historical heritage of our…

    0.1 miles away
  1. With 30+ vineyards across Kent & Sussex their private tours will take you to some of the…

    0.12 miles away
  2. The Shirley Leaf & Petal Company, an extraordinary family business which dates back over…

    0.12 miles away
  3. Located between High Street and The Bourne, Hastings History House is the headquarters of…

    0.13 miles away
  4. An exciting adventure for all the family as you explore the sandstone wonders of St…

    0.17 miles away
  5. Celebrating the customs and manners of British teatime, our Tea Room is open Friday,…

    0.18 miles away
  6. A former fishermen's church by the old net shops, now a museum on local fishing with ship…

    0.18 miles away
  7. Traditional family friendly amusement arcade where you can play slot machines and air…

    0.19 miles away
  8. The Shipwreck Museum, situated in the historic Old Town of Hastings, contains a truly…

    0.19 miles away
  9. The United Kingdom's steepest funicular railway is not only a structure of national…

    0.2 miles away
  10. The West Hill Lift retains its original wooden Victorian coaches, and also runs through a…

    0.2 miles away
  11. Hastings Adventure Golf is the UK home of Miniature Golf and features no less than 3,…

    0.21 miles away
  12. Located in the heart of Hastings Old Town, Blue Reef Hastings is home to over 3,500…

    0.22 miles away
  13.  

    Family friendly premier amusement arcade where you can play video, merchandisers…

    0.26 miles away
Previous Next
1066 Country of Origin Original by nature
Back to Top

My Planner

Nothing added yet! Explore the site to create your personal itinerary.

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

  • Accommodation

  • Things to See & Do

  • What's On

  • Food & Drink

Accommodation Search

Check Availability
Arrival Date:
Add Room
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:

Things to Do Search

Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:

What's On Search

Dates
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:

Food & Drink Search

Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:

Shopping Search

Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword: