Newly opened themed gastro pub, the Globe Inn has a new lease of life. The new owners run the highly successful “5 Bells” pub in Brabourne in Ashford and have brought their chef and team down from there to help get the Globe up and running. It opened about 10 days ago and we have already been twice and the more »
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.
GO BEAVERS! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-26195162 We would have some round here!
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 »
Its Wild Boar Week again in the medieval town of Rye and there will be a full range of activities, mostly involving eating and drinking but also Boar Woodland Tours, Food Safaris, a Hog Hunt around around the town and lots of venues will be putting on live music and other activities. So come and join the fun. See more 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 proud to support Rye Harbour Sailing Club and its season of sailing events throughout the summer. See http://www.rhsc.org.uk/ for details of all the events. Look out for the following races: 13th June Short Cruiser Race 8th July Short Cruiser Race 11th July Foxiana Tankard 22nd August Short Cruiser Race 5th September Short Cruiser Race
Strand House is hosting a rally by a German Car Club with a collection of vintage cars over the next few days. 14 vintage cars ranging from Rolls Royces, early Jaguar racers, Porsche 1600 GT, AC’s, Mercedes and many more. They are visting Goodwood (http://www.goodwood.co.uk/motorsport/motorsport.aspx) to drive round the race circuit and the RAC Clubhouse as well as taking in more »