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We welcome you to our
warm and friendly Family Hotel Restaurant in the beautiful Country Town of Lydd
Built in 1620 The George Hotel has
seen many activities during it's nearly 400 years, including use as a meeting
point for famous smuggling gangs, being used to keep prisoners before trial, as
a staging post for London Coaches, and of course as an Inn and Hotel.
Today it continues to be used as an
hotel with the benefit of a high quality restaurant "The
Green Room" serving a great English menu from local fresh food and
Chef's Specials from around the world, NEW menu now available.
The Hotel now offers:-
See our New Green Room Menu
check it out here
- Comfortable accommodation in our 9
English Inn type character rooms. click here
- A great value Restaurant with a
wide and varied menu, including a well thought out and interesting Vegetarian
choice, also an open log fire for the colder days.
- Heated patio deck for a
comfortable outdoors experience for a drink or to eat al fresco
- Two bars with a good range of
five Real Ales, Lagers
and a Fine Wine Cellar and log fire. click here
- A warm and friendly welcome to all
visitors to the area, whether they just want to relax with a drink, dine with
us or stay for a few nights to explore the interesting Romney Marshes.
Local Attractions on Romney Marsh
- New local Radio
station is broadcasting online
Romney Marsh FM www.romneymarsh.fm to
listen to now!!
- Why not try a
weekend of water sports fun at Lydd's famous Action Water Sports centre.
Catering for beginners through to experts, Simon & Di will make you welcome
and ensure you have a great time. see their web site at
- Special deals for Golf Breaks with
Lydd Golf Club
A great course with challenging links, lakes type holes that keep you
interested all the way round this par 71 course.
- And the 19th hole offer a good
selection of beers and beverages as well as tasty food.
Fly-&-Stay deals, eat & sleep at
The George then fly to Le Touquet for the day with Lydd Air. All arrangements
made for you. http://www.lyddair.co.uk
Or why not take a "fly and dine" trip along the coast and see the White Cliffs
and sea shore from the air. A great day out and a different present for
someone you love.
Local Artists on Romney Marsh
Visit the studio's of many local artists in Lydd,
Dungeness & the surrounding area. Exhibitions of local paintings in the
Green Room Restaurant, and photography in the Coffee Lounge, all by local
Battle of Lydd took place at the George Hotel in 1721 when Jacob Walter &
Thomas Biggs, both smugglers were taken as they came ashore at Dungeness. They
were manacled, brought to the George and placed under armed guard.
- click here for what is an eye witness account by Stanton Blacklocks Landlord of
The George at the time.
- See or buy a card of the Battle of Lydd painting by local artist ANDY
HOLYER by following the link below, or visit his studio at 4 New Street, Lydd
BATTLE OF LYDD -OUTSIDE THE GEORGE HOTEL by ANDY HOLYER
- 0044 (0)1797 321710
- Postal address
11 High Street, Lydd, Kent TN29 9AJ
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