Rent a holiday home or apartment in Rye
General information about Rye:
Located in county of Sussex in the South-East of England, the small town of Rye is sheltered on a hill. The ancient medieval port is rich in history and picturesque landscapes. If you want to travel back in time and discover scenery beyond your imagination, then a holiday rental in Rye is ideal for you.
Around the area : the countryside which has inspired more than one artist….
Hidden in the corner of a cobbled street, you’ll stumble upon the house in which the writer Henry James lived, the Lamb House. And like him, if you rent a house or a holiday apartment in Rye, you will certainly fall under the spell of medieval and Georgian buildings with red roofs. Mermaid Street is a street renowned for its 1000-year-old homes that inspired the artists Millais and Turner, and you'll find plenty of homes to rent in the vicinity. In addition, this small town in England is full of art galleries and photo exhibitions that will satisfy all art connoisseurs.
You will also have the chance to visit the stunning park in the centre of the town, which is perfect to experience day or night, or even to watch the sunset. This park also leads you to the coastline. It resembles a large traditional English garden, which you can experience through your house rental during your stay in Sussex. And if you book your Rye vacation rental in the autumn, you can witness the beautiful colours of the leaves as they change and the spectacle of birds migrating through Rye.
Places not to be missed when renting a house or apartment in Rye:
In addition to the old town and the beach, Rye features some monuments worth seeing, such as the tower of Ypres, a 13th century citadel perched on top of a cliff. St Mary's Church and the Rye Castle Museum, a former courthouse and prison, will offer you a breathtaking view of the city of Sussex after their visit. And if the urge takes you from shopping, nothing like antique shops or the vintage store "the vintage stockroom".
When you rent a holiday home in Rye, you can take a stroll along the quays along the beach to buy fish caught in the bay and sold every day at the auction. The town is located only 3km from the sea and overlooks the River Rother.
Discovery of the surroundings:
A bus takes you in 15 minutes to visit the dunes of Camber. But if you want to go further, a train takes you to Ashton in 21 minutes, and to London in 38 minutes. So, come and discover the wonders that England and Sussex have to offer, by booking your holiday home in Rye!