Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  East Sussex  /  Hastings  /  Old Town Hastings

Old Town Hastings, Hastings

4.5
Step back into 19th-century England by exploring Old Town Hastings. The old fishing village, located on the south coast of Essex, boasts many attractions for the whole family, including museums, art galleries, restaurants, and an aquarium. Wander the cobblestone streets, full of eclectic shops and cafes, or admire medieval architecture at one of the two old Anglican churches. Walk or take the tram up the hill behind the town for a birds-eye view of the village and impressive views of the English coastline. Plan your Old Town Hastings visit and explore what else you can see and do in Hastings using our Hastings trip planner .
Create an itinerary including Old Town Hastings
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Old Town Hastings Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
2,514 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The Old town is full of good restaurants, good pubs and interesting shops. The promenade is like that of any typical seaside resort, lots of things to keep kids and adults amused. Worth a visit.  more »
  • Worth a gentle stroll here to mooch around the old shops and have fish and chips (go to Maggies). Lots of bric a brac and coffee shops too  more »
Places to stay near Old Town Hastings

Plan your trip to St Leonards-on-Sea

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in St Leonards-on-Sea

3.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from St Leonards-on-Sea

4.7
Duration: 3​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min