About Us

The Rye Retreat Aveda Lifestyle salon and spa, situated in the ancient Cinque Port town of Rye, is the premier location to experience the Aveda ethos. Expertly trained hair stylists and beauty therapists offer exemplary service in beautiful surroundings. This includes our ‘secret’ garden, perfect for relaxation after our luxurious spa treatments. Complimentary rituals and refreshments, including wine, are offered with every service.

Meet the team

Lisa - Salon Director

Lisa lived and worked in London for many years before moving to Rye. Having worked as the manager at Mahogany - Mayfair, she specialises in cutting and styling.

She has two young children, and a rescue dog that is allergic to walking!

Joanne - Salon Director

Louise - Style Director

Mark - Style Director 

Sarah - Consultant Stylist. 

Ruby - Consultant Stylist.

Currently on maternity leave, due back later this year. 

Rhianna - Artistic Director

Natalie - Artistic Director

Nikki - Artistic Director

Livi - Consultant Stylist

Scott - Senior Stylist

Beth - Senior Stylist 

Rose - Stylist

Lucy - Therapist

Emily - Therapist

Daisy - Therapist

Holly - Therapist

Rebecca - Therapist

Trudie - Therapist

Avedas ‘Art and Science of Pure Flower and Plant Essences’ calls for ingredients of the highest integrity. Sourcing ingredients from around the globe allows Aveda to connect with its mission of environmental and social responsibility. Based on a holistic approach to beauty and health, Aveda connects fashion, art, wellness and beauty.