We have had a review in “Wonen Landelijke Stylije” magazine from Holland. It is a magazine that we love to read ourselves and has wonderful interior design ideas, so if you ever see it buy a copy as even if you cannot read Flemish, the its worth it just for the pictures.
With all this rain about at the moment, there is one little creature that simply loves water – the Scallop! It is only a couple of weeks before the start of Rye Bay Scallop Week and here at Strand House we will be doing our famous “Scallop Breakfast” of the little fellows wrapped in bacon with black pudding and a more »
We had a Canadian Travel Blogger stay with us this week on a walking tour of south east England along the 1066 Way and she has just posted about her stay and adventures in the local area. It has some great ideas about what to do more »
Strand House is opening its garden to visitors as part of the National Garden Scheme’s – Winchelsea’s Secret Gardens on the 14th September from 1pm – 5.30pm. We will be serving tea and cake to visitors in the garden. The other gardens that are open on the same day: King’s Leap Sat 14 Sept (1-5.30) Magazine House Open all dates Periteau House Open more »
We have been busy this summer creating a new video to show new guests around the old Tudor house and the new Rye Bay Cottage so that they can get an idea of the facilities before they arrive.
Have a look at our new video here:
Kitty Kat has had a busy weekend entertaining children in the garden of Strand House, for some reason he is popular with lots of little girls who follow him round during breakfast. But he has a secret lair just outside the office in the rockery where he can sleep in the sun and remain undisturbed lying in the old stream more »
OK so the weather is not brilliant this weekend but there are fun things to do in the Rye area even if it is a bit damp from time to time. My favourite day out is to drive up to Tenterden (http://www.tenterdentown.co.uk/) which has loads of funny little shops and places to eat – so you can wander round there for more »
Glorious weather down here in Rye, the sun is shining, the flowers are blooming and the beach is open. We still have one room left for bed and breakfast in Rye this weekend so give us a call and come down. Also Mary is cooking dinner this weekend so you can eat as well. more »
22nd – 24th November is the Wealden Times Midwinter Fair at the WALLED GARDEN, Bedgebury Pinetum, near Goudhurst TN17 2SJ. Go there and you will find a wide array of stall with everything that you need for the perfect Christmas, vintage and modern goodies for home and garden, locally produced foods, gifts, fashion and jewelery. While you are there you more »
We have a lot of German guests staying with us throughout the year so we are very pleased to be included in a major article this month in Abenteuer & Reisen magazine covering tours around south east England. For those of you who do not read German (or have Google Chrome as your browser) it says that Strand House is more »