Overlooking the Camber shoreline near Rye and right on the beach, The Gallivant has its heart in…
“Dedicated and natural team provide a chance to learn new things and leave not only happy, but inspired.” - AA Inspector
CAMBER, EAST SUSSEX
Our Inspector's view
The Gallivant is located right on the edge of Camber Sands, just a short drive from the historic town of Rye. The property offers modern, well-equipped, coastal-themed accommodation with light, airy decor and reconditioned driftwood furniture and deeply comfortable beds. There's a bar and an award-winning restaurant opens out onto a secluded decking area. The large function suite is open all year round and is perfect for parties or weddings. The sand dunes and beach are just across the road. You'll find inspiration too through daily yoga, talks and workshops with experts in food, creative practices and more.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 20
- Bedrooms ground: 20
- beauty/treatment room
- Free TV
- DVD Player
- Open parking
- Accessible bedrooms: 1
- Open all year
- Holds a civil ceremony licence
- Afternoon Tea
- Dinner Served
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About the area
Discover East Sussex
East Sussex, along with its western counterpart, is packed with interest. This is a land of stately homes and castles, miles of breezy chalk cliffs overlooking the English Channel, pretty rivers, picturesque villages and links to our glorious past. Mention Sussex to many people and images of the South Downs immediately spring to mind – ‘vast, smooth, shaven, serene,’ as the writer Virginia Woolf described them. She and her husband lived at Monk’s House in the village of Rodmell, near Lewes, and today, her modest home is managed by the National Trust and open to the public.
There are a great many historic landmarks within Sussex, but probably the most famous is the battlefield where William, Duke of Normandy defeated Harold and his Saxon army to become William the Conqueror of England. By visiting Battle, near Hastings, you can, with a little imagination, picture the bloody events that led to his defeat. East Sussex’s pretty towns such as Lewes, Rye and Uckfield have their charms, while the city of Brighton offers museums and fascinating landmarks, the best-known and grandest feature being the Royal Pavilion.
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