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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at The Gallivant with my girlfriend for a 2 night midweek stay. We stayed in the snug cabin room which was gorgeous. The shower deserves a special mention- so good! We had a 3 course dinner and lunch the following day, all really great and love that the food is all locally sourced. Breakfast was dreamy and the...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just come back from a wonderful overnight Sunday stay at The Gallivant. We were upgraded to a Luxury Garden room which was beautifully done, very comfy bed and lots of lovely little touches. Both dinner and breakfast were well thought out and delicious! The staff were all lovely and very accommodating. All in all a wonderful trip and we will...

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Thank Imogen T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a Saturday night stay at the Gallivant, and feel completely rejuvenated. The location is idyllic, with the incredible Camber sand dunes just over a small road, which our dog just adored (it was very popular with dogs on the Sunday morning, which was lovely for ours to have a good play and run!). Our room...

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Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Not your run of the mill beach hotel - more like a New England motel. Yes the bedroom was small, but it had everything you needed, comfortable bed, kettle/drinks, sitting area, books etc and fab toiletries in the bathroom. Afternoon tea and cakes, followed by a walk in the beach. We dined in the restaurant, plenty of choice, and good...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay at the Gallivant, and could not fault the wonderful friendly staff. It's a very relaxed hotel, wonderful location across from the beach, with comfortable rooms and fabulous food. It's certainly a 'grown-ups' place, so I wouldn't advise taking kids with you, but just perfect for a chilled weekend away.

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Thank Claire B
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked their two night gourmet escape for an anniversary. We had a very warm, friendly welcome on arrival and throughout our stay. We had been upgraded to a Baby Hampton room, a bonus, which was tastefully decorated and had everything you would need for a romantic few days away. The food was interesting and delicious. Just make sure you...

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Thank Lucy H
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had an amazing experience and the staff were incredibly warm and hospitable. The room was immaculately presented and we felt very comfortable. It was great being so close to Camber Sands too. The food was A grade and we'd love to go back sometime soon. Conor & Clare

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at the Gallivant and we weren't disappointed. We did the two night weekday stay which was an offer consisting of two nights in a dog friendly room, two breakfasts and two dinners. We took our little Jack Russell with us who was looked after beautifully and was very happy to be left alone with all...

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Thank Lydia D
Southam, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't fault The Gallivant in any way.... from the warm welcome to the beautiful refurbished room. After a long drive and a couple of soothing glasses of wine we had an extremely tasty evening meal. We had to leave early the next day but had a call to check over the bill before any money was taken. As I...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a two night stay the hotel room with roll top bath was fantastic and the team allowed our dog to stay for his first beach experience. The hotel grounds and gardens were lovely and we enjoyed breakfast by the fire on both mornings. Nice extras in room like dog treats, beach bags, books games & more importantly...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our coastal restaurant with rooms, across the road from the dunes of Camber Sands and beautiful sandy beach beyond. Inspired by the coastal motels you might find in California, we're a calm and relaxing hideaway from the stresses and strains of modern life. We have 20 amazing bedrooms all decorated with an eye to the Hamptons and serve great food using almost exclusively locally sourced fresh ingredients. In 2016 we were included in The Times 'Coolest Beach Hotels - No. 4', The Mirror's 'Top 10 Seaside Hotels in the UK' and Squaremeal's 'UK's Best 100 Restaurants'. The private coastal garden incorporates mini secluded decks behind all the Garden and Luxury Garden rooms and is also home to The Beach Hut, where guests can enjoy relaxing massages and lovely facials after a day on the beach using ethical and natural health and beauty products that are exclusively blended in the UK. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gallivant

Address: New Lydd Road | Rye, Camber, Rye TN31 7RB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Rye > Camber
Price Range: ₹ 7,950 - ₹ 14,690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gallivant 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
The Place At Beach
Place At The Beach Rye
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