Hastings Castle

Hastings is located in the town of Hastings on the Sussex coast . The castle is prominently situated on a cliff top overlooking the town. The castle is open most of the year, but please check the official web site for opening times.

  • Ruined - Yes
  • Moat - No
  • Dungeons - Yes
  • Battlements - No
  • Interior - Ruined, exhibition room
  • Parking - Use seafront parking, take cable-car to castle
  • Refreshments - Cafe near castle entrance
  • Bathrooms - Yes
  • Public Access - Open year round, see web site for times
  • Location - Hastings is on the A259, about 35 miles east of Brighton
  • Official web site http://www.discoverhastings.co.uk/hastings-castle-1066/
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