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The Lodge at Winchelsea

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The Lodge at Winchelsea offers its guests the perfect base to explore the beautiful 1066 countryside and historic sites. Situated between Rye and Hastings with ample free onsite parking. There are fantastic walks from our doorstep including the ‘1066 country walk’. 28 modern en-suite guest rooms, bar and restaurant, free wi-fi and free parking. Room price includes continental breakfast. The contemporary restaurant is open seven days a week serving a wide range of delicious dishes, including an excellent carvery every Wednesday and Sunday. Our menu changes to reflect the seasons and offers dishes for all tastes and budgets.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Gatwick Airport67 km
Southend Municipal Airport73 km
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This place has a lovely bar and eating area - but no atmosphere!! As it is just people staying overnight - they usually go off to Rye or Hastings and return just to use the motel. The food is ok and the staff are pleasant enough. But by 8.30pm the place is pretty quiet after ever
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The hotel was within easy reach of Rye and Hastings. Hotel staff are very friendly and helpful. The room was nice and cosy and also had a sofa for relaxing on.
Would use this hotel again. A continental breakfast is included in price but we paid extra for an English breakfast. Th
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Excellent breakfast with a good selection to choose from. Room was very comfortable, spacious and quiet. Staff were very accommodating. Close to Winchelsea beach and other local attractions. Scenic views in a rural location.
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Booked one night stay over for a family event. Feel extremely disappointed as there was nothing redeeming about the place.
1 refuse to be booked into ROOM 20. It’s on the main road and very noisy. We had no sleep
2. The bed is comfortable. Lumpy mattress. Not a proper divan. Lik
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We had a very pleasant stay at The Lodge. Very comfortable and warm with extremely friendly and considerate staff. Very overworked but always had time for their customers.
Guests were welcomed and well looked after. Debbie and Robin particularly doing their utmost with a jovial a
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Entrance not Cleaned at all.
Shelf on left and hand Rail on Right. Bumping into them when taking shower. Shower Holder Lose.
Toilet Roll Difficult to reach.
Towels next to the Toilet Bowl - Unhygenic
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Do you have a safe place to keep bicycles? Is it safe to go with our bicycles around the area?
Hello, We have a room below the bar area that we can house your bikes in overnight free of charge. There are some lovely country routes around here for you to explore. If you decide to book your stay with us, then please let me know and I will send you a map prior to your stay so you can look at the local cycle routes. Kind Regards, Carla Goldfinch General Manager
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How far is The Lodge from nearest railway station please?
The Lodge is 3 Miles away from Rye Station which has local buses and taxis available to help with your journey. Kind Regards, Carla Goldfinch
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Are dogs allowed please?
We do allow dogs here at the Lodge at Winchelsea, however we charge £25 for their stay to cover the deep cleaning cost. Please call us directly to book a room with us and mention you have a dog with you and our front of house team will do their best to accommodate you and your dog. Kind Regards, Carla Goldfinch
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Is there wheelchair access to all areas and do any of the bedrooms have wet rooms.
So sorry, it looks like you never got a reply to this, but i have taken over now and hope to be more alert. Yes we have wheelchair access to all areas and we do have ground floor rooms with wet rooms en-suite. Hope to see you.
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Are pets allowed? My friend suffers from asthma and can get an attack if in a room where a dog has been
We do allow pets to stay when guests book directly but only use a selection of the 28 rooms, so we can offer rooms that have not had pets in to people with allergies. I hope this helps.
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"First floor definitely better."
"Upstairs rooms have sofa and balcony"
"Not a place looking for cosy!!"
"All the same"
"We asked for a quiet room and were put at the back overlooking the countryside which was fine."
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PRICE RANGE
US$65 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the lodge at winchelsea hotel winchelseawinchelsea hotel east sussexwinchelsea motel east sussex
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandRyeWinchelsea
NUMBER OF ROOMS
28
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