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The Ship Inn

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65 Sandgate High Street | Sandgate, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3AH, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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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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Shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at The Ship Inn for the second time as an overnight stp en route to France via the Channel Tunnel. We had the same room as before which overlooks the sea. The room was very clean and the bed extremely comfortable. Stuart and Wendy were perfect hosts and we had a lovely takeaway breakfast. Will definitely stay again and... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

We have been to the restaurant at The Ship Inn twice and were very happy with the food and the service on both visits. The food is very good and provides good value-for-money. The service is very friendly and efficient. If you get the window table you have an uninterrupted view of the sea, which is lovely.

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Stayed prior to taking the Tunnel to France. The Ship Inn has 3 faces - a "real" pub, untouched by time, a very contemporary and good restaurant, and excellent rooms furnished and equipped to a very high standard overlooking the beach. We have no hesitation in recommending this very friendly hotel.

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

We stayed here before going to France on the Eurotunnel so only stayed one night but was really glad we did. This area has really suffered due to the recent migrant troubles with the Eurotunnel. Bookings have been cancelled and we were unsure ourselves at one point but the quality of the room on offer(sea view), cleanliness and general comfort... More 

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worcestershire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here en route to the Channel Tunnel. When we first pulled up. ....just before midnight, the pub was in full Friday night throttle and I did think Oh dear. But the doorman welcomed us, the ladies behind the bar were so welcoming and waited for us to have a quick drink before showing us to to our spacious... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Overnight stay to attend local Garden Party. Room v comfortable and fridge with milk and water a nice touch. Wonderful Full English with Sunday papers. Did what it said on the Tin. Well done The Ship Inn. Jim.

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Bonn, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We made a short stop there on the way home. The hotel is located in an old house which would probably need a good deal of renovation, nevertheless the room we had was neat, tidy and very clean. The bathroom was modern and functional in all the expected ways (which cannot always be taken for granted in the UK). The... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We parked on Hythe seafront as we fancied a walk and set off to Sandgate. It was lunch time and we noticed this pub in Sandgate. We remember it as being run down and small but it has obviously had a make over. The pub now extends from Sandgate High street to the seafront and apart from a lovely looking... More 

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