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The Ship Inn

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were out for a sunday walk/stroll , & came across this pub/inn. Coming from london and being a chef we just fancied a pint and bar snack. When entering the bar staff/lady on 23rd july was very nice as was the chef who was out doing some orders or something and mentions the specials that day, thus the octopus... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Ship for 2 nights following a night in London and prior to a day's shopping in Calais We were in the cottage which had a private patio overlooking the sea We chose to eat in the restaurant on both evenings and we were very pleased that we did The food was excellent as was the service.... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We had not booked Sunday lunch on a Bank Holiday but the staff happily accommodated us in the bar as the restaurant was full. I had a lovely crab, prawn and advocado tian to start followed by roast beef and all the trimmings. Very good. My husband enjoyed the real ale brewed on the premises.

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Thank carey75
Canterbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Very disappointed after friends recommended this place. Went Easter Sunday evening to eat once seated we found the restaurant very cold everyone had to keep their coats on. We were told the heating had stop working. Only two over tables eating but service very slow. We had to repeatedly ask for everything including wine,bread,cutlery culminating in staff stating that they... More 

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Thank Adrian B
London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Not much to look at from outside but a great location especially if you can get parked nearby. A proper local pub with a great restaurant and lovely rooms for the price. Good selection of beer (including own brews) and ciders and a long and classy menu matched by the cooking. Friendly, personal and attentive service. We will return.

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Thank behindthegoal
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Excellent food, very friendly service, great value and lovely sea views The home brewed beer is a definite plus but always have great variety A classic British pub at its best - Can definitely recommend Sunday lunches

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

I stayed at Parade Cottage, a little gem, owned by the Ship Inn and facing the sea. The room was very big, the facilities were splendid and everything was spotless. The breakfast, served in the pub's dining room, was generous and beautifully cooked. Service could not have been nicer. A lovely place to stay and such a nice change from... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

Staying for business and went on the advice of Anita at the holiday inn. First impressions, great little pub (my sort of pub) but where do I eat? Quick enquiry at the bar and was advised to go through to the restaurant on the back of some interesting insight 'to expect a surprise'. Well the advice was not wrong, this... More 

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Thank JRHartley1978
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

I had a homemade 6oz Burger with Homemade Chips and Salad. The atmosphere - real English Pub. The meet was nice almost like a South African Beef Burger. It was a good big portion and the home made chips were good. The restaurant was busy but I had an enjoyable time. The main restaurant is very nice.

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Thank Johan P
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

After having moaned to my partner in the run up to Christmas about how much I was in need of a break and that I needed to get away, he surprised me with a trip to The Ship Inn, near Folkestone for 3 days (2 nights), and I can honestly say, it was definitely the break that I needed! We... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about The Ship Inn

Address: 65 Sandgate High Street | Sandgate, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone > Sandgate
Price Range: $109 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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The Ship Hotel Folkestone
The Ship Inn Sandgate, England
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