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Old Town Hastings, Hastings

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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 St Leonards-on-Sea using our St Leonards-on-Sea trip planner .
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  • We visited the old town to find White's sea food restaurant. It is a quaint and quirky area, very different from the rest of Hastings. Well worth a visit, specially if you like browsing in antique sho...  more »
  • Good choice of pubs, bars, restaurants, cafes and chip shops. Great night life for adults, live bands, music etc. Crazy golf, adventure golf and pirate golf for the kids, along with trampolines, play ...  more »
  • Love the old town, Pretty, lovely views, loads of choices to eat and drink and loads to keep you all entertained from mini golf to cliff walks to museums to arcades. We will be back  more »

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