Discover a selection of 12 holiday rentals in Rye that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including parking available and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 72 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Rye. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Rye

The countryside and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Rye. Travellers appreciate the spas in this welcoming city. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Rye

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Rye a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Chapel Down Winery (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Gusbourne Estate (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Carr Taylor Vineyard (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • South of England Rare Breeds Centre (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • East Hill Lift (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Rye Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rye

Travellers enjoy Rye for its countryside and gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rye is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rye Harbour Nature Reserve (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Winchelsea Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Camber Sands (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Pett Level Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Great Dixter House and Gardens (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Hastings Country Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rye

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Rye Station or Winchelsea Station to see more of the city.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Rye?

Whether you're looking for a cosy escape for you and your sweetie or a sprawling house to fit all your friends, you'll find some top holiday rentals in and around Rye. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • "Modern 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Family Friendly Apartment With Sea Views And Balcony" is a popular choice. Around 19 miles from Rye, it has 2 bedrooms and lots of useful amenities, including towels and spa and beauty services.
  • "Character Country Retreat With No Contact Check In" also promises a memorable escape, offering 1 bedroom, a stereo, WiFi and more. It's around 4 miles from Rye.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Rye holiday rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Rye?

Whether you're looking for a log cabin for a getaway with your close friends or a family holiday, we have the ideal property for you. Choose one of these great holiday rentals in or near Rye and enjoy relaxing in nature for a while:

  • "Sunny Log Cabin Set In Beautiful Peaceful Garden. 10mins Walk To Town And Beach" has all the comforts you need for a relaxed getaway, such as an oven and a stovetop. After you've unpacked, get out and about and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
  • Invite a couple of friends along or cosy up with your sweetheart at "Luxury Log Cabin With Wood Fired Hot Tub". A barbecue grill and an oven are just two of the many amenities included at this sought-after option.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Rye?

Your working week will fly by if you've got something awesome set up for the weekend. Give yourself something to look forward to by locking in one of these top weekend getaways in or near Rye:

  • Book a couple of nights at "4 Bedroom Accommodation In Peasmarsh", around 1 mile to the southwest of Rye, and you've got yourself the best kind of weekend break. You'll have nature hotspots like Seven Sisters and Arlington Reservoir and Nature Reserve close by and conveniences like cable/satellite TV services and a fireplace to make use of.
  • Also consider "2 Bedroom Accommodation In Playden", which you'll find around 1 mile east of Rye. After a day exploring nearby sights like Hastings Country Park and South Downs Way, relax in your rental and make use of heating, WiFi and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Rye?

Immerse yourself in the culture of Rye from the comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you're hoping to take a break on your own or live it up with buddies, you'll find the ideal studio apartment in and around Rye:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Character Country Retreat With No Contact Check In". This property is a terrific base for discovering the sights and comes with amenities including winery tours and a nearby bay.
  • Another popular choice is "Buttercup Cottage, , The Perfect Romantic Retreat". Take advantage of nearby birdwatching activities, a free nearby fitness centre and other amenities during your holiday.

When you're ready to leave your studio apartment and do some exploring, there's loads to keep you on the move around Rye. Interested in cultural attractions? Swing by Jerwood Gallery and Stables Theatre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Rye?

Short-term rentals are in good supply in and around Rye. Chill out for the weekend in a condo, a resort-style apartment or a spacious house. No matter what type of holiday rental you're searching for, you'll have plenty to choose from with Vrbo. Here are a few top picks:

  • "Buttercup Cottage, , The Perfect Romantic Retreat" is close to the heart of Rye, which means you'll have lots of things to keep you busy. Explore interesting sights like Herstmonceux Castle and Michelham Priory when you're not making the most of your cosy rental.
  • Sleep, eat and explore your surroundings from "The Old Forge, Rye", another terrific option. Blackstock Farm and Bateman's should be on your to-do list when you're ready to sightsee.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Rye?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to get away for a weekend, just the two of you. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Rye that would make even Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Located around 19 miles from Rye, "Modern 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Family Friendly Apartment With Sea Views And Balcony" is an ideal place for lovestruck couples. Winery tours and a nearby bay are some of the amenities here.
  • "Character Country Retreat With No Contact Check In" is another wonderful option that'll woo you. It's about 4 miles from Rye and has a nearby bay and winery tours.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Rye?

We have some fabulous houses for rent in Playden. If you're searching for a place with plenty of character where you can spend a few days relaxing with loved ones, this farming village is a great choice. You'll find it 1 mile from central Rye. The semi-rural village of Broad Oak, around 4 miles from Rye, is another popular place for a weekend break.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Rye?

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your whole gang. Browse our large group holiday rentals in or around Rye and spend time with your favourite people under one roof:

  • You'll have ample space to enjoy yourselves at "Seasalt - A Cottage That Guests In 2 Bedrooms". Around 4 miles southeast of Rye, this impressive property has 2 bedrooms sleeping up to 99 guests. Quality amenities include a garden and a kitchen.
  • "Camber Cabins, A Stones Throw From The Sea" is another awesome option. It's around 4 miles to the southeast of Rye, has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 13 guests. A kitchen and a garden are just a couple of things that'll help make your group holiday even more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Rye?

Nothing says fun like a pool does. Grab your unicorn floatie and check out these houses in or near Rye that feature this holiday necessity:

  • Switch to vacay mode at "3 Bed House On Mermaid Street, Rye", where your main priority will be enjoying the pool. Amenities such as free toiletries and a fridge help make this escape a guest favourite.
  • Otherwise, unpack your suitcase at "Th · Medieval Town House - Walled Garden". Along with a refreshing pool, you'll also have use of a microwave oven and a balcony.

Unsure what to pack for your Rye break? This leading destination has an oceanic climate. During summer, you can expect average temperatures of between 55null and 65null. Look up our range of Rye holiday rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Rye?

It's always more fun to share those precious memories with the ones closest to your heart. Whether you're organising a family reunion or taking time out with close friends, we'll have a large holiday rental to suit your style. These are two of our best in and around Rye:

  • Sleeping as many as 7 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Rye House, Rye" is the perfect place to holiday with the family. This getaway is 1 mile to the southeast of Rye and has creature comforts that include a stereo and a dishwasher.
  • Another popular option is "3 Bed House On Mermaid Street, Rye". This large rental is 1 mile southeast of Rye and features a toaster, a TV and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list.

If you'd like to do some sightseeing, there are lots of family-friendly attractions close by to put on your itinerary. Eastbourne Pier, Blue Reef Aquarium and Drusillas Park are great places to start.