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"A romantic seaside getaway does not get more stylish than the Old Rectory."  

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 The Telegraph

 "With its vintage-inspired décor, warm, friendly welcome and cracking breakfast, the Old Rectory should be the blueprint for all b&bs going forward."

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Michelin Guide

"The seaside resort town of Hastings sees enough traffic to support some biggish hotels, but none are as stylish as the Old Rectory, an eight-room bed and breakfast owned by a fashion designer whose fine taste is evident in every detail."

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The London Evening Standard

Cool coasts, best seaside escapes near london

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The Sunday Times - Ultimate 100 British Hotels 

"Hastings ...stylish side is exemplified by the bleached floorboards, hand-painted wall patterns and antler chairs in this Georgian B&B."

Condé Nast Traveller

"The completion in 2012 of the Jerwood Gallery, a modern home for British art beside the tall, dark, iconic fishermen's huts on the shingly beach in Hastings, has helped confirm this East Sussex town as an urbanites' weekend favourite. Riding the cultural wave is The Old Rectory, a bed-and-breakfast that stretches such categorisation to its limits. "

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Red Online 

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Living etc

"Calm, chic, unique - other seaside B&Bs take note"

Period Ideas

"Eclectic interior design has give this Georgian rectory a fabulous new lease of life"

Wealden Times 

'' to create somewhere that was a bit chic without being achingly hip, stylish but where you could still pad round in your slippers.''

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