Places to go and things to do…
Swallowtail Hill lies in the heart of 1066 country
Our region is home to some of Sussex’s most beautiful coastline and countryside. It includes the site of the Battle of Hastings in 1066 from which the area gets its name – one of this country’s most significant dates.
The region is rich in history there are so many places to visit and explore. If it’s castles and historic towns and buildings you like – we’ve got ’em by the dozen; if it’s famous gardens or vineyards – there are plenty on offer. We’ve a steam railway and boat safaris for fun days out. If you’re about open spaces we’ve coastal and countryside walks, or if you’re adventurous in spirit then there are water-sports aplenty, or for the land lovers – horse riding! There really is something for everyone.
Rye is our closest town, one of the famous Cinque Ports, it is now two miles inland and is a walled citadel with cobbled streets. There are plenty of quirky shops and eateries – perfect for an afternoon of mooching about. You can hire bikes from Rye and pedal down to Winchelsea or take yourself off for a day at Camber Sands.
Our pick of the best places to go and things to do
Rye Heritage Centre
Address: The Strand, Rye,
Phone: +44 1797 226696
Address: Bodiam, Near Robertsbridge TN32 5UA
Phone: +44 1580 830196
Kent & East Sussex Railway
Address: Station Road, Tenterden
Phone: +44 1580 765 155
Address: Northiam, TN31 6PH
Phone: +44 1797 252 878
Rye Harbour Nature Reserve
Address: Harbour Road, Rye Harbour TN31 7FW
Bodiam Boating Station
Address: Station Road, Northiam
Phone: 01797 253838
Address: Camber, TN31 7RT
Address: Butter Cross, High St, Battle TN33 0AE
Phone: 0370 333 1181
Grove Farm Riding School
Address: Grove Lane, Iden
Phone: 07760 126 145
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There’s so many great things to see and do that are located within a 10 mile radius of our farm. From castles to vineyards and watersports. There really is something for everyone.
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