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The Ship Inn

118 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0NS, England
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Hull, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Four of us stayed for a night in a family room before catching the ferry next day. We were in a first floor room, and there was plenty of character - sloping walls and floors, creaky corridors etc - made a nice change from a prefabricated modern hotel. Everything was clean in our room, with a compact but practical en-suite... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We had a lovely time at this little pub which was a well-known smuggler’s haunt of yesteryear. The room was a hike up a few flights of stairs – no worries as we left most of our belongings in the car – but we were happy with it. It was clean, there were tea/coffee facilities, a wardrobe and a big... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Arrived Saturday..shown room in attic up extremely steep stairs. Very low ceiling. Very noisy as hot and windows had to be left open. Fully booked ..no alternatives. Had to beg evening meal..even as resident. .fitted us in at 8.45pm. On doors sign "no food tommorow " Sunday. Told bar would be open..no..locked without explanation..no food and no bar at point... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

A pub situated in its own ground, minutes walk away from Dymchurch village and St Mary's Bay. Nice landlords, and welcoming. Rooms very basic ( hence the low tariff) but clean. facilities to eat in. I needed an early breakfast on the Saturday, but they only started from 08.30. (You pay an extra £5)

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The Ship Inn is a quirky pub, but that adds to its ambiance. Beautiful sandy beach just 5 mins walk away. Small bar relatively empty. Large restaurant where the food was excellent and cheap - On a Saturday 2 steaks and a bottle of wine (good) for £25. The room was spacious and clean, bathroom and toilet a bit small... More 

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Thank Gordon B
Chessington, null, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Old inn ,smugglers theme with creaking floors,massive car park and attentive staff. Clean room en suite bath plenty of piping hot water,nice full english breakfast well worth the £5 extra served in a pleasant dining room. Good Value for money overall, only stayed the one night, live music on Fridays by all accounts. Near to excellent sandy beach opposite village... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
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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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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Thank yaffaMedway
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9 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

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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