We have been having fantastic weather this Spring with warm sunny days and none of the torrential rain we had last year. So the bees have been out and about and very busy early this year so you never know we might get some honey for the hotel guests. This part of Rye is great for bees as we have more »
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.
A Romantic Package at Strand House for Valentines Day. Book a room at Strand House or Rye Bay Cottage for Valentines weekend and add our Romantic Package of dinner for two, a bottle of fizz, a box of chocolates and a beautiful orchid. Just tell Mary when booking your room!
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 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:
Rye Wild Boar Week is about to start so come on down to East Sussex and make a grub up a boar sausage or two at Strand House (www.thestrandhouse.co.uk) or any of the other great eating establishments.
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 »
Last year we planted an annual wildflower meadow along the side of Rye Bay Cottage and it was a huge success with all the bees and other insects. So we have been watching the new BBC series Sarah Raven’s Bees, Butterflies and Blooms on BBC2 with great enjoyment. Catch it here on i-Player http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01cktgq/Bees_Butterflies_and_Blooms_Cities/ So this year we will be more »
Dear Mary and Hugh We just wanted to say a huge thank you for such a wonderful weekend in your beautiful Bed and Breakfast. It couldn’t have been better, you really had thought of everything. The attention to detail was second to none. You are wonderfully warm, attentive and professional hosts. Every room was beautifully decorated with so many thoughful more »
See this travel blog for a great new review of Strand House www.robinmead.com