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Ship Inn

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5, Shore Head, Stonehaven AB39 2JY, Scotland
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had driven from Staffordshire and was on my way to Huntly and I decided to break the journey and followed the signs to Stonehaven. I called in to the Ship on spec and the manager showed me two available rooms. I chose the one with the view and I had a very pleasant stay. The room was warm and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband goes here on business and sometimes I accompany him for a day or two, the last visit was not so good as the bed was hard and uncomfortable. Please upgrade the other part of your lodgings as some of the rooms are dated and beds uncomfortable. The upgraded rooms are lovely and a bit more spacious. We like... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service at The Ship Inn was very good. This is the first time that we have had beer battered chicken fillets and they were so tasty and wanting more, The bar staff were very attentive and offered quick and efficient service. The restaurant is very popular and bookings are recommended.

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolute disaster - noise from the pub till late - hear every door opening and closing - guests up making a noise in next door room till 5 in the morning - no respect for other guests - never again and not recommended at all - bathroom heat rail on max and couldn't turn it down so bathroom was a... More 

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sjcshank, Owner at Ship Inn, responded to this review

I don't generally respond to these reviews, but this a total exaggeration:- The room these people stayed in is above the restaurant which was empty by 10.30pm. The bar wasn't noisy and, in any case, is not audible from this room. We asked other guests who were in the same corridor if they were disturbed during the night and they... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stonehaven harbour is very picturesque and the Ship Inn is in a wonderful location. A lovely place to stay. Room was good value, the bar was busy and friendly and the breakfast was good. Go for a room with a harbour view. I booked a room "without harbour view" and that was certainly true - a view of an alley... More 

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De Witt, Iowa, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The cove has been a haven for boats and old sailing ships since the mid-1600s and this hotel and restaurant with cozy pub really satisfied my curiosity. The tidal ebb and flow just outside the window was fantastic, the misty evenings and crisp sunny mornings made a full range of scenery without leaving my seat in the pub. The room... More 

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Punta del Este, Uruguay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I enjoyed staying at the Ship Inn very much. Good service. lovely location. The staff members were prompt to respond any need. lovely restaurant and pub I enjoyed staying at the Ship Inn very much. Good service. lovely location. The staff members were prompt to respond any need. lovely restaurant and pub

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Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Great stay. Staff very helpful. Rooms are small but comfortable. Food amazing and portions are massive. Love the breakfast as well. Cannot wait to a return visit and will make it a much longer stay. Well impressed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

The hotel is placed in a beautiful little harbor with a nice view. The bar is small but the staff was super friendly. The rooms are small but had nice beds and modern little bathrooms. Make sure to turn your heat on or the room will be cold! I must say the staff here was so great and the food... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Enjoyed our stay in a charming part of Scotland.Lovely walks,eating out and in the Ship Inn both served good food.The diet starts today after the large portions. we had twin room ,very comfortable,no sea view though. Look out for the Captain in top window ,made us laugh!

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