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The Ship Hotel

3.0 of 5 The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Deal, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a one night stay in this charming hotel, and cannot sing its praises high enough. Nothing is too much for the staff, very attentive and genuinely seemed pleased we had chosen to stay in their hotel. We booked a table in the restaurant and were given a window table with lovely views over North Wales.... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked table for 4 at the ship for Sunday lunch a couple of weeks ago. When we arrived we were seated to a nice big table- I was worried we were going to be crammed onto one of those small square tables which do not comfortably sit 4! All had roast dinners and it was lovely. Waiter asked if we... More

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Merseyside
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good value for money, excellent menu, both Sunday and midweek, welcoming, charming Staff. The food delicious. booking essential. Good car park , at rear, easy access. Will be going again. Views across to the Welsh Hills. Close to the Wirral way walking, cycling etc

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Bradwell, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accommodation was excellent as was the food. The breakfast was probably one of the best I have ever had at a hotel. The bar was crowded in the evenings as it was turned over to dining. Staff were helpful and attentive. Only reason I have only rated it at four is that some areas (notably the stairs) is badly in... More

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WIRRAL
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139 reviews 139 reviews
4 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Gastro-pub produces a great standard of cooking and the menu changes regularly. This time I tried the spare rib starter which was total disappointment. The ribs where soft and "fell of the bone" but were very bland and tasteless. They were obviously microwaved to order and parts were still cold. They were served with what seemed to be a... More

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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Booked in for one night on way to Isle of Man for Classic TT. Spectacular setting with views across the Dee estuary. Very welcoming and helpful manager who was hands on in the bar and restaurant during the evening. It's an old traditional building, so don't expect trendsetting decor, but all clean and well maintained with very adequate bathroom and... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My partner and I stayed here one night in August as we were at a wedding at the nearby Hinderton Hall Estate. The hotel is clean throughout and our room was nice. The decor is slightly out of step with the age of the building but as far as budget hotels go, this one represents reasonable value for money in... More

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Sydney, Australia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
30 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

It was the recent UK Bank Holiday weekend and we were struggling to find a bed for our last night in the UK and after a recommendation from their associate hotel, the Jug and Bottle in Heswall who were full we managed to grab a last minute booking. The staff were very helpful in both the hotel and the pub... More

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had a family dinner at the hotel and really enjoyed the meal. We had good and friendly service and very good food. The menu is very extensive. Thai curry was particularly good. We had two bottles of Pied Noir red wine which was excellent. Highly recommended.

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Higher Bebington, null, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We booked our night in the Ship some months ago on a whim as we'd eaten there before and aren't that far from Parkgate but were looking for a child free night away without too much travelling. We booked a four poster room and on arrival found it was called the Lord Nelson and was right on the front overlooking... More

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Address: The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6SA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Merseyside > Wirral > Parkgate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ship Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
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