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The Ship Inn

118 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0NS, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

There isn't too much say, simply a friend and I were looking for a good pub for lunch with parking, we drove into the car park and went into the pub which was pretty empty. An empty pub of course is not a good sign but we were running out of time. The service was excellent with full marks for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

what a lovely place to stay made to feel very welcome on arrival, family room was clean and fresh, comfy beds and well decorated great food to be had and dogs joined us for breakfast where they were given sausages, much to their delight right next to the beach, perfect for long weekend walks

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Medway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Didn't stay here only dropped in for lunch Had a great lunch here today. It was not quick in coming but it was worth the wait. I had fish pie and my husband had the combo burger. Both were very good. Sussex bitter was very nice.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

A bit tired from the outside and inside. Smells of cooking oil and has a distinct lack of ventilation. Grease everywhere on most surfaces. I was in the room at the top and I could never stand up due to the low ceiling. Showering was a real sit-down challenge. TV did not work and breakfast starts at 0830 because "That's... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Booked 2 rooms for one night. Rooms were clean and well equiped for the price (TV, WIFI, Tea/Coffee making, ensuite), the beds were comfortable and extra blankets / duvets were provided. We stayed on what was probably one of the coldest nights of the year and the rooms were cold. This wasn't a big deal as the beds/duvets were warm... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Band playing until 11:30pm may as well be in my room. Management didn't give a flying pig when I complained. Response was that we're a local pub not premier Inn. Says on our website we do live music.how about starting with your 65 quid a night prices then. Don't charge prices for something you're not!!!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Stayed for one night with my son and husband We were at the very top of the hotel and although not a problem for us be warned the stairs are very steep and narrow due to the building being so old Room was a good size as was the bathroom Heating very temperamental the room was very cold on arrival... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We arrived at the Ship Inn in Dymchurch to spend a relaxing couple of days. We chose the Ship Inn because we wanted to stay somewhere a bit different. The stairs were a little steep and the floor in our room was slightly uneven, but the Inn is 600 years old, so we were expecting something like this. Our room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Stayed here for two nights, and feel let down with our stay. Decor and furnishings of the room were very old fashioned and could have easily been refreshed. Also had an awful smell in our room, which we weren't sure what it was, but was very unpleasant. The kettle in the room was full of limescale so couldn't even have... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

As we were travelling in the area we booked on the Saturday morning and were given the family room.The beds were clean but the room was extremely shabby and not very clean, with dirt and cobwebs in the corners.The floor didn't feel safe and creaked and moved at every step.The ensuite was very small and the shower didn't work properly.The... More 

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