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The Ship Inn

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65 Sandgate High Street | Sandgate, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3AH, England
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Ranked #1 of 3 Sandgate B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015
718Richard Barrowden, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barrowden, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

What a great place to stay and eat. Was down in the area for business and met an ex-colleague for a few drinks and dinner. Service and welcome were great, accomdation modern and clean, food was amazing. Thoroughly recommend.

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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Sit in the bar enjoy the rugby and the real ale, sit in the restaurant and enjoy the excellent food and service or when the weather permits sit in the sun on the outdoor terrace with something called. This pub has it all!

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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

10 of us went here last night for our team reunion and had a fantastic meal. The menu is extensive and caters for all tastes, and the food is cooked to perfection. This is our third or fourth visit for our reunion and it's always perfect. The staff are always courteous and efficient, and we can't thank them enough for... More 

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We'd booked the Channel View Suite and it was great; spotlessly clean, well appointed, wonderfully comfortable bed. Lot of steps to climb to get there but we knew that in advance and it was worth it. No parking space outside when we arrived but ample parking on the High Street, although we moved our car later. Landlady Wendy is delightful... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Positives: Great rooms overlooking the sea. Fantastic Restaurant. Freindly staff including Wendy the landlady. Negatives: If on the top room, the stairs, but the view is worth it. No parking linked to the hotel had to park in the road. But the positives outwieghed the negatives. Loved it

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Shropshire
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36 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We decided to spend overnight in Folkestone as we had an early start via the Channel Tunnel the next day. On arrival we received a warm welcome from the young lady behind the bar and she kindly moved her car so that we could park outside the room. Whilst we were waiting to be shown to our room, we decided... More 

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Hadleigh, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stopped off at The Ship Inn having spent the day out in Kent. Upon arrival we were shown to our room which was really nice with an en suite and large decked area. We had dinner in the restaurant which was absolutely delightful, the food was fantastic and the service even better. The pub itself has a wide selection... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have been here 2 year ago, and we have loved it. The restaurant is great. We had dinner and breakfast and it was excellent. The rooms are nice and clean, but look more like for a bed& breakfast location. I would go back for the restaurant.

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Murcia, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Ship inn during August, on our way to France. I did my normal reviews and checked out the Ship inn. What I didn't do correctly was define the room from the restaurant and the pub. As far as we are concerned I will break it down for any future visitors. Restaurant - great,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Wendy delivers fantastic food in fantastic surroundings in fantastic facilities with fantastic views with fantastic prices! Well done Wendy, you are Fantastic and I'll be back! You are made to feel very welcome from the minute you arrive, customer service is excellent!

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