Rye is a busy, bustling centre with many interesting things to see and do all year round. As a team we’re always looking to get involved in hosting and supporting local events and have an ongoing calendar of exciting offers to tempt and entice you.

Below is just a small selection so call us on 01797 229 256 to find out more.


Rye Jazz festival

23 Aug 2018 – 26 Aug 2018

The Jazz world descends upon us at the end of August, the most acclaimed artists will be headlining at various venues including the stunning St. Mary’s Church. At The Ship we’ll be holding a number of events in line with this high profile event, including exclusive drinks promotions and live performances. We do rooms too, so we’re always the perfect base for you to explore. Book a room here to avoid disappointment

Make it a Sunday far from the usual

Why should Sundays be filled with dread? Instead fill them with great dining, fabulous local ingredients, great craft ales and award-winning English wine. Dine with us at The Ship with no minimum spend and you can stay over in one of our boutique rooms for only £50. Suddenly Sundays don't seem so bad after all.

Terms & Conditions

*Only valid for direct bookings made on a Sunday at time of dining. Subject to availability. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offers. £50 room rate does not include breakfast.

Midweek Escapes

There comes a time when you simply need to get away from it all. One night or two nights? It doesn’t matter. All you need is a fresh breeze, amazing food and drink and a cosy room to snuggle up in. Choose from one night, including dinner, bed and breakfast for only £105 or two nights with dinner on one night, including breakfast for £170. Plan an escape that’s far from the usual with The Ship Inn.

Terms & Conditions

*Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Dinner promotion does not include drinks. Offer only valid Monday to Thursday. Can only be booked by calling the pub directly. Two night package only includes dinner on the first or second night.


We are part of a unique hospitality business with the globally respected Hush Heath Winery in Kent at our core. Nurtured from the vines of Hush Heath Estate we have a collection of individual inns and pubs dedicated to the provision of exceptional hospitality; great thoughtful service, convention-challenging wines and spirits, and locally-inspired dishes presented with real flair.