• Relax Outside In The Summer Or By The Open Fire In Winter
  • Live Music At The Royal Oak - Come And Enjoy A Great Atmosphere.
  • Come And Stay In one Of Our Modern Chalets
  • A Traditional Pub Serving Up Good Food And Real Ale

The Very Definition OfAn Old English Pub

Situated 5 minutes away from the historic town of Rye in Southern England, The Royal Oak is a traditional English pub in every sense and has been recognised by TripAdvisor members as a high-quality establishment.

Stay in one of our newly built chalets just a stonesthrow from the pub

Great Beers &Delicious Food

Home cooked, locally sourced wholesome food served with real local ales and beers.

Composers Symposuim

Calling all songwriters and poets............our 18th symposium is approaching.  On Thursday 3rd  April, starting around 8.30, we will be all ears for your latest compositions.  In an informal and relaxed atmosphere you can showcase your material, or why not just come along to listen?

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Wassail Evening

On Sunday 11th January 2015 we'll be hosting our annual Wassail event. 

Come along and help us to keep the old Sussex tradition of Howling, or Wassailling, alive!

Bread is soaked in cider and put on the branches as a gift for the birds and the roots of the tree are also soaked in cider. A cacophony of loud bangs follows with the aim of scaring away evil spirits.