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Polegate hotels and places to stay

The Flint Barns
3.5 out of 5
Rathfinny Wine Estate, Polegate, England
The price is £216 per night
3.22 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
A warm welcome and comfort in a unique setting.

"We booked a one night stay in order to attend a family celebration in nearby Alfriston. Being located within a beautiful vineyard makes this an interesting and peaceful place to stay. The Flint Barn was modern and stylish and our room and bathroom equally so. Our room was on the small side but fine ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2018

The Flint Barns
The Giants Rest
3 out of 5
The Street, Polegate, England
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0.36 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)
Warm welcome and lovely stay

"James was so kind to allow us a very late check-in and waited for us, even when we were delayed a little longer than planned due to late ferry arrival. Lovely quiet night in a picturesque old pub with a definite French flavour to the decor."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

The Giants Rest
Deans Place Hotel
4 out of 5
Seaford Road, Alfriston, Polegate, England
The price is £89 per night
1.8 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (93 reviews)

"Lovely and friendly staff, good social distance regs., I enjoyed eating dinner in the garden. Food is a bit steep but really very good and drinks are reasonably priced. Highly recommend, and I hope to go back in future."…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug 2020

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The English Wine Centre
3.5 out of 5
Alfriston Road, Polegate, England
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1.03 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Attention to detail

"Grateful for a very warm welcome to the Wine Centre after a long drive. I was staying there to go to Glyndebourne - and it was a perfect base, under half an hour away. My room was well appointed and the bed was particularly comfortable. While advertised as a 'continental breakfast', it was extensive, ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug 2019

The English Wine Centre
The Star Inn Alfriston
4 out of 5
High Street, Alfriston, Polegate, England
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1.64 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (105 reviews)

"Excellent happy and polite staff. Very comfortable bed!!"…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2019

The Star Inn Alfriston
Wingrove House
4 out of 5
Wingrove House Ltd, High Street, Polegate, England
The price is £130 per night
1.68 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (76 reviews)

"Wingrove House is in a delightful setting. The bedroom was spacious and well appointed with a very comfortable bed. The outside terrace was a lovely spot for breakfast and an evening meal. I would highly recommend the hotel which is situated in the pretty village of Alfriston."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2020

Wingrove House
Crossways Hotel
4 out of 5
Lewes Road, Wilmington, Polegate, England
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0.46 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (73 reviews)
A Happy Break

"Very pleasant and relaxing"…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2019

Crossways Hotel
The Rose Cottage Inn
3.5 out of 5
High St Alciston, Polegate, England
The price is £70 per night
1.71 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)

"Really nice place, lovely area. Love this property. It’s really good for that people whose love to chill, don’t do nothing. Nice view! Seaside is in only 20-30 minutes. The property‘s owner doesn’t disturbe You at all! I loved that! I recommend this property."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

The Rose Cottage Inn
Hayreed Barn Cottage
3.5 out of 5
Hayreed Barn Lane, Polegate, England
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1.22 mi from city centre
Hayreed Barn Cottage
Magpie Cottage
3.5 out of 5
Pickhams, Hayreed Lane, Polegate, England
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1.19 mi from city centre
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Visiting Polegate

Visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants in Polegate, which is also known for its bars and gardens. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its rivers. Drusilla's Zoo, Michelham Priory and Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum are some of the top sights around the area.

  • There are 10 hotels and other accommodation options in Polegate
  • The closest major airport is in London (LGW-Gatwick), 27.6 mi (44.5 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Polegate

Attractions like Drusilla's Zoo and Drusillas Park are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the gardens and such places to visit as English Channel and Arlington Bluebell Walk. Additionally, you might want to add Long Man of Wilmington to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 10 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Polegate. Below is a top place to stay based on our user reviews:

  • Deans Place Hotel - This 4-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and bar.

Top places to see in the area include Michelham Priory, located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city centre, and Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum, which is 6 mi (9.6 km) away.

Getting around Polegate

To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Polegate Berwick Station or Polegate Station. Polegate might not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Polegate

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 11°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 2°C
  • From April to June, the average is 21°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 21°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 2°C as the night-time average
  • About 25 millimetres of rain falls on Polegate each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 21°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Polegate?
Wingrove House is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star inn offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Reviews from our site also recommend The Rose Cottage Inn and Deans Place Hotel as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Polegate, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best options available in Polegate.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Polegate?
The Star Inn Alfriston is a top 4-star inn on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Drusillas Park.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Polegate?
The Star Inn Alfriston is a top inn for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Deans Place Hotel is another option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Polegate?
The Giants Rest is a top 3-star inn for a beach holiday, and features a restaurant and free parking. Crossways Hotel is another good option to stay near the beach. Head to Brighton Beach or Eastbourne Beach for some quality time by the water.
What are some accommodations with pools in Polegate?
Deans Place Hotel is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free English breakfast and a restaurant.

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