Hastings cottage holidays Holiday rentals - country and coastal cottages to rent in Hastings

Hastings is a seaside town known for the 1066 Battle of Hastings. It was fought on a nearby field where the Battle Abbey now stands. The Norman ruins of Hastings Castle, once home to William the Conqueror, overlook the English Channel.

Hastings Town is a mix of modern life and tradition. The seafront extends for 5km, from the fishing fleet through the arcades, ammusements and funfair rides, to the Pier and unique double-decker promenade, that finally rests at the pretty Grosvenor Gardens.

At a glance...
Restaurants 20+
Cycle paths & mountain biking
Coastal walks
Fabulous beaches
Historical sites
Family friendly
Car recommended
Nearest airport Gatwick (98km)
Nearest train station Hastings (SE)

Featured holiday cottages in Hastings

Hastings is located on the South Coast and is an ideal location for renting a holiday cottage and use it as a base to explore the local area and the other attractions that Sussex has to offer including the dramatic & hilly costal cliff walk from Hastings to Fairlight Glen Beach.

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Things to see and do in Hastings

Hastings and the surrounding area is full of interesting villages, dramatic coastline and countryside to explore along with historical battle sites and ruins.

A few suggestions...
Spend a day at Hastings Castle
Hastings Pier
Visit Shipwreck Museum and Blue Reef Aquarium
Spend a day Alexandra Park & Nature Reserve
Smugglers Adventure
Take the funicular from the Old Town up to the Castle
Vist Rye, the best preserved medieval town in the UK (20 minutes drive)
A day on the 7 mile stretch of beach and dunes at Camber Sands (3 miles)
hastings funicular railway

Our view on Hastings

With pristine countryside, impressive and dramatic coastline with towering cliffs and historical sites, Hastings is the ideal location to rent a cottage and discover this wonderful English county. Holiday home cottages provide the space, freedom and flexibility to do what you want, when you want - home from home.