With Youngsters

Christmas in Rye is a magical time of year, this year the festival revolves around a Dickensian theme with the retailers and pretty shops all doing what they can to create memories that will last a lifetime. For details of Christmas in Rye please visit the website http://ChristmasInRye.co.uk/ There are many restaurants and fun places for young people so do come to visit us soon.

Being only ten minutes drive to Camber Sands and equidistant between Hastings, Battle and Tenterden or Ashford you are able to choose from a wide range of wet and dry weather things to see and do.

If you want to add to this please email enquiries@visitrybay.com and if you cannot find what you want please contact the Heritage Centre on 01797 229696

  • Simply Italian Rye A family-owned, child-friendly restaurant in a beautiful former 15th century mill, offering authentic Italian cuisine – freshly made pizzas, traditional pasta dishes and seasonal daily specials. Combined with friendly service, comfortable surroundings and kids menus, why not let our family look after your family? Open: Until late 7 days a week Bring your friends and have a party, ...
  • Swallowtail Hill Swallowtail Hill offers a beautiful setting in which to spend a deeply relaxing holiday safe in the knowledge that its impact on the environment will be absolutely minimal. Located in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the farm offers a stylish glamping experience. We have two tent-cabins and two quirky cottages-on-wheels which are our ...
  • Marino’s Fish and Chips Rye If Carlsberg did fish and chips. All cooked fresh to order and nicely presented you are going to love the Fish and Chips here, you can also call and book a table for your meal or hire the restaurant. 37-38 the Mint Telephone: 01797 223 268
  • Kent & East Sussex Railway A Great Value Day Out for all age Groups, Families with Children, Educational Trips and Big Kids Our all day hop-on, hop-off Rover fares allow unlimited travel along the full 10 ½ miles (16.8 km) of the railway. You can stop off to explore at any station – to visit Bodiam Castle for example, or to look ...
  • Captain Pugwash The Official Visitors Guide to Rye Bay features the Honourable Captain Pugwash, Young visitors can find him in the Rye Guide and then gain access to the Rye Town model on the Strand with a full paying adult ticket. For more details on the works of John Ryan see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Captain_Pugwash for books and other works by John please ...
  • Carey’s Seafood & Steak Bar Carey’s Seafood & Steak Bar is located on the strand Rye. The team would like to offer you a warm welcome to Carey’s. We are a family run business offering simple, good quality fresh food. Our fish is locally sourced from Hastings & Rye and we only ever use good quality local British meats. All of ...
  • Rye Bay Football Club – lots happening here Rye Bay Football, Club This is a well run club administered by Parents of the players, and well supported by local sponsors. Located in Winchelsea beach the facilities are excellent and attendance levels are high. The Current Chair is Mrs Sam Mankelow. Please visit the site http://www.clubwebsite.co.uk/ryebayfc/
  • Bodiam Boating Station More than just a fun day out with the family … Bodiam Boating Station is a family run business situated on the River Rother in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, linking the garden of England and 1066 country! Enjoy a ride aboard our ferry, the Dannie Lee, along the River Rother to the National Trust’s Bodiam ...
  • Christmas in Rye 2017 launches 9th of December Christmas in Rye 2017 is set for Saturday the 9th of December DOWNLOAD THE EVENT GUIDE HERE Christmas in Rye 2017 is all about the Children having a magical time The theme for 2016 was TALES OF OLD Think Hans Christian Anderson and the Brothers Grimm. This years its another favourite Toyland.   For more details about Christmas in Rye ...
  • CYCLE & WHEELCHAIR HIRE Rye Hire are genuinely nice and helpful local people, located just off Cinque Ports street. http://www.ryehire.co.uk/Cycle-and-Wheelchair-Hire.html Summary as of July 2015 We hire out road and mountain cycles, with a new fleet every year. We also hire tandems and child seats. We have cycle helmets if required, both for hire and for sale. The surrounding area is criss-crossed ...
  • Craft Magic Rye Craft Magic is a wonderful craft shop located in the high st and catering for children and adults who enjoy crafting. The shop has a fantastic array of cardmaking ,  scrapbooking and beading products and their own range of MDF shapes and mosaic kits for young and old to decorate. Children’s craft classes are held in all ...
  • Rye Bonfire Night 2017 Rye Bonfire Night 2017 11th of November 2017 from 19:00 Plans for 2017 are available here http://www.ryebonfire.co.uk/ Rye Bonfire Night is always a total success Footage below is courtesy of Rye’s Own http://ryesown.co.uk/farewell-old-friends-rye-bonfire-fireworks/ If you Love Rye why not subscribe http://ryesown.co.uk/subscribe-now/ https://youtu.be/h1ZRdlxwdD0 Be sure to book your restaurants early and perhaps stay a few days to really enjoy Rye Bay area. Rye Bonfire Night 2016 saw ...
  • Reasons to Visit Charming Rye Perched on its hillside overlooking the marshes, the medieval town of Rye in East Sussex is one of the prettiest towns in England. A thousand years ago, the small town was almost entirely surrounded by sea and was one of the most important harbours in the country, playing an important role in the defence of ...
  • Kings Head Pub Rye Kings Head Pub Rye (formerly the Top O’ the Hill Pub) is only a few minutes walk from the high street situated in Playden it is one of the top places to eat in Rye. With lots of free parking this family friendly pub offers good food and accommodation. You will enjoy the newly appointed bedrooms, delightful ...
  • Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway Only 15 minutes short drive from Rye and still within the Rye Bay area this is a must see for kids and especially big kids. TimeTable and Fares http://www.rhdr.org.uk/fares.html For the past 88 years the Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway has been an integral part of the landscape of the Romney Marsh. Known as “Kent’s Mainline in Miniature”, our World Famous one-third full ...
  • Bewl Water Bewl Water is without doubt the south east’s largest lake set within beautiful Wealden countryside. Waterside walks, picnic areas, woodland playground, self-service family restaurant and passenger ferry boat. Visitor centre with information and gift shop, interactive exhibition, educational and conference facilities. Fly-fishing, water sports and cycle hire. Summer events include Fireworks and Laser Symphony Concert. Telephone for information, ...