Winchelsea is a remote beach on the western edge of Rye Bay in East Sussex. The beach is predominantly shingle, with shallow sand flats exposed at low water. The bathing water quality at this beach generally achieves high standards.
Beach type: Shingle
Nearest town: Rye
Local authority: East Sussex County Council
OS Grid Reference: TQ913153
Tourist Information Centre
4/5 Lion Street
Phone 01797 229 049
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Forecast for Friday 15 December
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Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.
In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.
Designed as a traditional barn, The Lodge at Winchelsea is located between Rye and Hastings, 1.5 miles from Winchelsea Beach. It offers a bistro-style restaurant and modern bedrooms with free Wi-Fi. Details...
The New Inn offers a charming atmosphere, friendly staff, good food, inglenook fireplaces and character beams. Details...
This historic Tudor house is in quiet countryside, 2 miles from Rye town centre. It is now a luxury, family-run guest house with free parking and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Details...
Built in 1860, Manor Farm Oast is situated in the middle of a working farmland and features a garden and free on-site parking. Camber Sands offers miles of sandy beaches and can be reached in just under 20 minutes by car. Details...
The Old Vicarage is located in Icklesham, near Winchelsea and Rye. Free WiFi access is available. There is also an electric kettle. Featuring a hairdryer, private bathroom also comes with bathrobes and free toiletries. Details...
Situated in the town of Rye and dating back to the 1700s, the 5-star Willow Tree House boasts free Wi-Fi and free private parking. It is a 297-year-old former boathouse, just 10 minutes’ walk from Rye Railway Station. Details...
Cliff Garden Cottage lies in the village of Fairlight, ideally situated between Rye and Hastings. Adjoining the owner's home, the cottage sits in a cliff top location from which views of the English Channel and Rye Bay can be seen. Details...
16, The Boathouse is a stylish, modern apartment that offers accommodation for 2 people. It looks directly over the quay to the River Rother and provides unparalleled views of the boats that nestle there and the fields beyond. Details...
River View is a first floor apartment, overlooking the River Rother in the town of Rye. This apartment sleeps two people in a zip/link king-size double. The apartment also has a bathroom, and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with double sofa bed, electric fire and Juliet balcony, as well as a separate lower ground floor storage/boat room (dependant on size of kayaks etc.). Details...
Riverside Apartment is a first floor apartment in the centre of Rye on the Sussex coast. The apartment sleeps four people and has one double bedroom, a shower room, a kitchen and a sitting room with a double sofa bed. Outside is off road parking for one car and views of the river. Details...
Flushing House is an historic Grade II* listed house in the Citadel area of Rye. This house has two king-size double rooms, one of which can be offered as a twin. There is a first floor bathroom and a ground floor shower room, along with a kitchen with dining area, laundry room with original bread oven and a cosy sitting room. Details...
The Old Forge is situated in the harbour town of Rye in Sussex. This cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, consisting of a link super king-size double, a king-size double with en-suite shower and Juliet balcony and a double, as well as a family bathroom. Details...