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The Gallivant

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is clean and comfortable in a respectable, average way. The price, however, feels to ambitious for the accommodation offered. We also had dinner there: out of the 3 mains we had, two were good and one (the steak) was of really poor quality.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location and a very relaxing and comfortable atmosphere from the moment we arrived. Food is very good quality. The continental breakfast in the morning was very good. Bathrooms are slightly dated but spotlessly clean.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall an enjoyable stay.A little disappointed with the room, but bed very comfortable.Decoration very on trend for a seaside hotel, afternoon tea and cake a nice touch after a long walk on the beach Polite pleasant staff .food very good and plenty of choice.

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Tunbridge Wells
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Food amazing, room a bit tired-no seal between shower screen and bath so it leaked. Door to garden squeaked so much you couldn't leave it open and the pillows were very flat but we love camber sands and this hotel is good. The food is amazing-local,fresh and looks stunning. Wine is pricey.

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Thank sueg39
Rye
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No getting away from the fact that this is a lovely place to stay but for a high price. We had a luxury garden room and sleep and food were amazing. However when we booked there was total refusal of a deal and no dinner and cooked breakfast included even though we were staying for 4 nights and paying for...

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New Romney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This very elegant hotel oozes rustic charm reminiscent of the seaside. Facing the onshore side of Camber's famous dunes, it's a short walk to dip your toes in the briny. The restaurant is really superb with a good choice of fresh ingredients - especially the fish and seafood.

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1Thank JohnHouston54
London
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Gallivant is a stylish place, right opposite the beach. They get the essentials right and include some great little touches (e.g. decent free wifi, dog treats and comp. beach towels). The staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly, from receptionists to bar staff to cleaners. The dinner was delightfully tasty: an interesting menu and a refreshingly varied wine list...

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2Thank hemmsLondon
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose this hotel as the perfect location for some great walking, and it was exactly what I was looking for. I had a garden room, quite small but great for one person and luckily the weather was lovely so was able to make use of the deck/garden area which makes the room seem twice the size. Had an amazing dinner...

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1Thank KirstieML
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are small but everything was great quality, the bed and bedsheets were absolute bliss! Fantastic location and a lovely, stylish feel to the property. Food was impressive but cooked breakfast not included in rates, which was a shame. Service was friendly and we loved the laid-back vibe. Would definitely go back

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have wanted to visit Camber and The Gallivant for some time managed a midweek break with partner for my birthday. Location room staff and service was excellent highly recommend and will definitely be back as soon as we can. So close to an amazing beach but could also have stayed in our room it was so nice!!!! Amazing cake at...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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: €133 - €248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gallivant 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Place At The Beach Rye
The Gallivant Camber, United Kingdom
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“Rooms at the rear are quieter but may not have opening windows, just doors.”
ExploreGB, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“The garden rooms are worth paying a premium for.”
Tonyric60, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room, they do have them”
Tekels, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the luxury garden rooms are the biggest and extremely pretty”
mirandam103, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“deck rooms are not enormous but good outside space”
SusieC944, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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