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The Ship Inn

3.0 of 5 118 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0NS, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I can't review the accommodation as we did not stay the night but would highly recommend the entertainment. The band, Ian Shawcross and friends, were absolutely brilliant and we had a fabulous evening. The whole place was buzzing and full of happy smiling people listening and dancing to great music. I would like to thank the management for organising such... 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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26 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We overnighted after a day trip to France but nearly didn't book it fearing the quality because the price was so low. However, the room was a normal inn type room with a comfortable bed and en-suite shower & toilet. Breakfast was excellent but it has to be booked in advance at an extra cost of £5 per head -... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

had a great stay in the hotel over the Easter holidays ,rooms have great charm, a warning if you are over 6 " tall you may have to duck the whole time, but the rooms are clean and very comfortable and the nearby fun fare and amusements are just great for kids as well as there is a great local... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Lovely Inn with large dining rooms and really nice bar. Room was typical unmodernised inn room: tiny shower, little water pressure in en suite but beds comfy enough. Useful place for overnight prior to channel crossing. Would use again Didn't try breakfast as 8.30 serving was too late for tunnel crossing.

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york
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This is an excellent spot to stop en route to France.Good value accommodation and food and helpful young staff which is more than can be said about the landlady Elaine who was disinterested in our welfare throughout concentrating on ensuring we paid our bill the nite before leaving after which not a word even at breakfast or before we left... More

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Stayed a couple of nights in a family room with our grandchildren. Landlady and staff very welcoming. Reasonably quiet, breakfasts good, wifi worked. Close to the beach (about a 5 minute walk) and village centre. Convenient base for south Kent and East Sussex. Ate in the restaurant once - again good quality. A very old building, reasonably well modernised, but... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here with my family on the bank holiday weekend as we were attending a wedding at the nearby port lympne safari park and mansion. The guy on reception was really helpful, very chatty and genuinely seemed interested in my family which is really nice to see as it seemed sincere as well. The room itself was fine, for... More

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Address: 118 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Dymchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ship Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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