Hastings is a seaside resort in East Sussex, in the South East of England. The town is most famous for the battle that took place there in 1066s between King Harold's English and William the Conqueror's Normans. The majority of the town's architecture dates from Victorian period as it grew its medieval origins to a Victorian seaside resort. It became a popular spot for therapeutic bathing in the sea in the 1760s and then, together with a show up of a brand new railway, a seaside resort. The main Hastings attraction is a medieval old town and antique shops, boutiques and cafes. The city for centuries was a fishing port and it still has the largest beach-based fishing fleet in Europe.
While in Search for a Budget Accommodation
There is a wide range of cheap hotels in Hastings, so every traveler will find the most suitable option. Cheap hotels in the town provide high quality of services and everyone will be able to find exactly what they need from simple nice rooms for one or two, to rooms suitable for a family stay. Hotels in Hastings are very cozy and clean and usually provide free Wi-Fi, TV and pets are often allowed. One of the best way to find hotels in Hastings is to explore the internet as you won't have to look for explore for a place to stay when you arive to the resort. If this option is not suitable for you, chose among these Hastings hotels: Millifont Guest House, The Highlands Inn or Swan House.
Cozy Hideouts in The Medieval Town
If you are not on a budget trip and are looking for more luxurious accommodation, hotels in Hastings are able to offer a lot. You will find not only very nice and stylish rooms in Hastings hotels, but also such facilities as free Wi-Fi, free parking and much more. Attentive staff take care of every need of yours and pets will be allowed in most hotels in Hastings. Chose among these famous names Eagle House Hotel, Premier Inn Hastings Hotel or Grand Hotel.
Exploring The Streets of the Town
Hastings is a place full of attractions. It is nice to go around the city, explore the medieval old town and visit one of the beautiful parks. Also golf can be played and a lot of touristic sites such as Blue Reef Aquarium, Alexandra Park or Hastings Castle can be visited. There are hundreds of fish and chips shops in Hastings as well as some traditional pubs in old town so the food gourmet will not be disappointed. Hastings is a really good place for shopping as well, especially for vintage clothes jewellery and antiques. For example in Pearl & Queenie you will find a lot of pieces of British designers work, handmade in all manor of materials from gold, silver, leather, glass, acrylic and even wood.