The Old Rectory

Harold Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN35 5ND

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The Old Rectory, boutique B&B in Hastings, East Sussex


A mere stone's throw from Hastings Old Town and seafront, the award-winning Old Rectory provides luxurious accommodation within its elegant walls. With individually designed rooms, luxury bedding and extra touches, it uniquely creates a treat to escape to, whilst keeping a relaxed home from home feel.

The Old Rectory can be exclusively reserved for special occasions, with bespoke packages. It also offers Afternoon Tea, Cream Tea, traditional Sunday Lunches and seasonal supper clubs. The Treatment Rooms allow you to indulge in a wide selection of therapies.

Breakfast is served each morning in the beautiful hand painted breakfast room and is cooked to order using local, seasonal ingredients as well as home-cured bacon and sausages, Old Rectory smoked salmon and kippers, granola and marmalade. Guests can also enjoy refreshments in the stunning walled garden or in front of the fire in the guest lounge, which is the place to relax and unwind.

A few minutes’ walk takes you to the pubs, cafes, and restaurants of the Old Town, where you can also explore the Hastings Contemporary, the iconic fishing net huts, smugglers' caves and other local attractions.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • SSgt_Fury
      Ipswich, Suffolk, England
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      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 1st November 2023
      We stayed at The Old Rectory for two nights and were very pleased with our stay. Our room was very comfortable and breakfast was divine. The staff were very friendly, welcoming, approachable and... Read full review
    • LondonLucky
      A fantastic place to stay
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 12th November 2023
      We celebrated my husband’s birthday at the Old Rectory and filled the rooms with our closest friends. Natalie helped us to plan a special meal (which was delicious!) and we all had a fantastic time... Read full review
    • Xiexei
      Serenity Meets Tranquility
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 7th December 2023
      To crystallize: The first thought of upon arrival was...I wish we could stay longer. The welcoming ambience, personified perfectly by Natalie, was like a drug one could not get enough of. Wood... Read full review

    Map & Directions



    • Outdoor eating area

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age) - Children over age 10 welcome.

    Leisure Facilities

    • Eating Out Within Walking Distance

    Parking & Transport

    • Bus stop within walking distance
    • Railway station within walking distance - 2 miles

    Provider Preferences

    • No smoking

    Room / Unit Features

    • Broadband


    • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

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