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

  • Dogwood Camping and Caravaning Dogwood Camping and Caravaning is a secluded Camping and Caravanning Club certificated site situated in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, deep in the heart of the East Sussex countryside. It affords campers and caravanners, from all over the world, a rare chance to relax in lovely surroundings and a base from which to ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Christmas in Rye 2017 launches 9th of December Christmas in Rye 2017 is set for Saturday the 9th of December More details to follow once known   Christmas in Rye 2016 Time Table of events on 10th December The theme is TALES OF OLD…. giving heaps of potential for activities, performance, procession and all-round fun! Think Hans Christian Anderson and the Brothers Grimm. Huge thanks to Claire Fletcher from ...
  • 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/
  • 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 ...
  • 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
  • Rye Bonfire Night 2017 awaiting content Rye Bonfire Night 2017 Plans are already being discussed, bookmark this page if you enjoy Rye Bonfire night. Rye Bonfire Night 2016 was a total success 12th November 2016 Rain set to clear for a great evening This footage is courtesty 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   Two lovely gentlemen will miss this years Bonfire in person. ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...