International Jazz Festival

International Jazz Festival 2013 dates: 22nd – 26th August Drawn on the inspiration and success of the world famous Montreux Jazz Festival, and combined with the colours, hustle and bustle and vibrancy of New Orleans, The Rye International Jazz Festival will be an Read More →

Rye Maritime Festival

Rye Maritime Festival 2013 date: Sunday 11th August The Rye Maritime Festival will be taking place during the afternoon on The Strand over by the Quayside. Read More →

Rye Raft Race

Rye Raft Race 2013 date: Sunday 25th August – Annual Rye Raft Race & Fete Location: Rye Now there may be a more valuable use of time but frankly, it is hard to imagine what that might be. Here we shall see a Read More →

Rye Horse & Dog Show

Rye Horse & Dog Show 2013 date: Saturday mid-August (date tbc) – The Rye Horse and Dog Show & Country Fair An incredibly competitive, high octane event that sees the people of Rye go head to head in what can only be described as equestrian Read More →

Bank Holiday Weekend: 24th-26th August

Bank Holiday Weekend: 24th-26th August Let us know a bit in advance and we can organise all the kit you need for a great day out at the beach. Buckets & spades, chairs, portable BBQs and a hamper of delicious home made salads, sausages & Read More →

Live Tweet


"Absolutely fabulous" - we've had a truly wonderful stay here at The Ship Inn! Wonderful decor, great taste. Breakfast perfect. We'll come again!

- Emily

Very nice, friendly and a good breakfast. Thanks.

- Rob

This place was perfect. Lovely pub, rooms quite chi-chi, breakfast excellent - menus, signage, welcome note, smacks of thought and planning.

- Jen

+: staff, atmosphere, style of room, DVD's & Wifi, etc... -: could do with a bit more furniture in room

- Matt

Love love love it!!! spotlessly clean. Charmingly quirky. Please wall mount TV so it can be watched in bed!!! Many thanks.

- Alyson

Private Hire

The Ship is available to hire for weddings, birthdays, house parties... Click here for more details...