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The Ship Inn

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 yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Hythe, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always good here, great choice of beers and a god atmosphere. Very good food, but you'll have to book to get a table as it's every popular.there's a nice 1st floor terrace with lovely views of the sea where you can eat or drink. There's also a seating area along side but it gets a bit noisy due to the... More

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Southport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reviewed 8 May 2014 We were staying at the hotel on our way to France. The hotel room/suite was fabulous-very large with wonderful views of the beach, spotlessly clean and excellent extras like a fridge with complementary soft drinks. The owners were so friendly and helpful. Although the pub was old, the restaurant was a modern add-on with wonderful views... More

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked a table and were lucky enough to be seated by the window with wonderful views of the sea. The food was very good and reasonably priced. Wines were also very reasonable. Service was first class and the waiting staff were very friendly. Would highly recommend. Next time we are in Sandgate we won't just eat here we... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
37 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

There are times when you almost do not wish to share information about such a great place!! Steeped in history, this characterful pub restaurant offers English hospitality at its best. Immaculate and comfortable room, with a requested early morning breakfast left in situ. The restaurant offered assured cooking, with an emphasis on fish and shell fish. The emphasis on flavour... More

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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Stayed overnight at this b&b,very comfortable and treated well.excellent breakfast and evening meal top class.will stay here again,highly recommended.room clean and comfortable,bathroom very modern,great shower

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Haven't been to this pub for almost 20 years, but happened to be passing so dropped in. Major changes to be found- restaurant, rooms and a sun deck. All very impressive. Restaurant was closed so couldn't try the food, but the beer was top notch and the upper deck very comfortable with superb views.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

When you first arrive at the Famous Ship Inn, it is a very old pub with extremely friendly staff and you may wonder what sort of room you are going to get. The rooms are out the back and next door. Our room had recently been refurbished as had the one above (we met the couple at breakfast), and they... More

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Address: 65 Sandgate High Street | Sandgate, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone > Sandgate
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The Ship Hotel Folkestone
The Ship Inn Sandgate, England

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