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Marygate, TD15 2SJ, England
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The Ship Inn
Ranked #7 of 10 Holy Island B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I enjoyed a stop-over recently at the delightful Ship inn on Delightful Holy Island. There is a certain charm about island life, especially when you are cut off twice daily by prevailing tides. Adds mystique and intrigue to any stay, I think. This 200 (plus) year old inn has plenty of atmosphere and charm. Low ceilings. Dark... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
14 hotel reviews
239 helpful votes 239 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoyed a lovely sunny day on Holy Island and after several hours of walking, we had built up a thirst and a hearty appetite. The Ship Inn was directly in our path and lunch beckoned. The pub has a couple of dining areas inside and a beer garden to the rear. Needing to slake our thirst, we ordered drinks.... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights and had a very enjoyable stay. All the staff were most welcoming and the Ship was very cosy. We found our room to be very comfortable and spotless. The bathrobes was a nice addition and all linen was of good quality. We ate in the restaurant both evenings and thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The fish... More

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hartlepool
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155 reviews 155 reviews
14 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visited the ship in July for a much needed lunch after a wet day round the island. the ship is very cosy and welcoming but their prices are a bit steep, very steep you might say. we had the steak pie and chips which i have to admit was very, very nice, great beef and lovely homemade gravy with plenty... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Situated on Holy Island, it only has four bedrooms. All with en suite. Room 3 is the best. Nice and quiet once the day trippers have left the island. Had a lovely meal. The menu is a little limited, but delicious. Try the crab and prawn salad for starters, almost a main course. Breakfast was equally delicious with full English,... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The wife and I spent two lovely nights here, Holy island is a great place to be when all the day visitors have departed because the tide has come in, tranquil and beautiful. On arriving the owner reserved a parking place for us at the front of the inn, he was very friendly and chatty for the whole of our... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I have used this place before for lunch but it seems its under new management. Ordered a pint of John Smiths beer and a packet of crisps and was told the price was £4.20 enquired as to the price of the pint was told it was £3.20 (fair but still high) so the packet of crisps was being offered at... More

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Went for lunch with friends.good choice of draft beer.good service.several of us had fish and chips.the fish was fresh and had obviously been freshly battered.probably a little pricey but overall it was good and I would choose it again.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Having visited Holy Island numerous times we thought we would try The Ship inn for a spot of lunch, we were greeted at the bar by a man who seemed to have lost his smile? He was blunt to the point of rude, and certainly lacking customer service. I ordered a Tuna sandwhich, it was dreadful, I couldn't eat it,... More

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yorkshire
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We called here for lunch while visiting the island, excellent food and real ale, worth a visit, nice relaxing garden to the rear very friendly staff quick service, I would recommend the fish and chips

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Address: Marygate, TD15 2SJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Holy Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Ship Hotel Holy Island
The Ship Inn Holy Island, Northumberland

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