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Ship Inn

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5 Shorehead, Stonehaven AB39 2JY, Scotland
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Hamilton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing view and great staff good food would stay again feel that the short time we where there was great some amazing things near by and the food in the hotel were good portions and price was good for the size off the meal

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Wakefield, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Room ok. Food good. But at the end of the day this is a pub charging hotel prices. Worth £80 but not £125. I'm typing this after checking in at a gorgeous country house mansion not very far away also for £125 per night. The Ship Inn is very poor value.

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Lynmouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I chose the Ship Inn initially for its location. Upon arrival, parking was no problem at all and i checked in, after which i was shown to my room(8). The room was clean and bright with a great view over the harbour. The food here is great, cullen skink starter was definitely my favourite, in fact i had it twice!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself, my father and my son stayed here as my son pick the castle as a place to take his Eco ed teddy from Nursry. Hotel was great staff where so helpful and friendly amazing views from the family room we stayed in. Ate at the hotel at night and during the morning great food. Would go back for sure.

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Wells
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a one night stay and dinner. The food and beer was very good and choices were many and varied. Had a comfortable night and an excellent breakfast. The hotel is located on the harbour side with sea views. Thanks for the welcome.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

I usually stay at the Ship on business and wanted to show this little gem to my wife, so the Hogmany/New Years Break was ideal. We stay 3 nights from 31st December to 3rd January. There is lots going on in Stonehaven at this time with Open Air in the Square, Fireballs, fireworks and even a funfair. My wife now... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

To be honest there wasn't really anything wrong with this b&b it's just not worth the price. The one staff member I have met who showed us to our room was very nice and chatty. Double Room not huge but extremely clean so very good also had a harbour view. Also a tea/coffee tray which suited my partner. I just... More 

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Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

We spent one night at The Ship Inn in October. It's located in a quaint old fishing village. Pros: Check-in was easy, just walked up to the bar and the bartender took care of us and showed us to our room. Food was great (breakfast was included), staff was friendly, wifi included, and the location was good, only 5 min... More 

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Kent, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

I stayed at the Ship Inn whilst on a driving tour of Scotland. Parking is not great, the hotel does not have its own parking, so if you cannot get a space nearby, you have to use a public car park a few hundred metres away. The steep stairs up to rooms are not easy to negotiate with luggage, and... More 

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sjcshank, Owner at Ship Inn, responded to this review

August is our busiest month, so parking can be a bit of a problem. The harbour is very beautiful and is a great draw for tourists from all round the world, so it can get very busy.We don't have a carpark - and don't claim to - but the public (free) carpark is only about 100 metres from the Ship... More 

Perth, Australia
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We stayed at Ship Inn for obscure reasons to do with Limassol, Cyprus. Oh, and the location and picture postcard setting and views. The harbour view room was a good size for two, had brilliant views, and was clean and comfortable. Check-in was easy, and breakfast a good choice and well done. Parking is not easy if you have a... More 

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