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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming to Mousehole for years and one great consistent is the Ship. The menu has moved with the times and offers a good choice of decent pub grub but the pub itself has lost none of its charm and character. I love this place and never, ever get bored of it. Great beer and a proper pub.

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StAustellManagement, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the charming 5* review - we are so glad that continue to visit us, and look forward to seeing you again. More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Following the U.S. Election results my husband and I felt that we needed to escape the madness. Having stayed at The Ship Inn a few years ago we recalled it to be a pleasant stay. We were fortunate enough to find the Deluxe Double room available on a last minute special offer half price. On arrival we were delighted to... More 

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StAustellManagement, Reservations at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely and very informative 5* review. We are delighted that you had a thoroughly enjoyable and comfortable stay. We hope to welcome you back very soon for another 5* stay. More 

Launceston, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a short break here and received a Lovely welcome, the accommodation was clean and sufficient for our needs, comfy bed and a good hearty breakfast. the home made granola was especially delicious.

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StAustellManagement, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for your 5* review following your recent stay with us. It is always pleasing to receive positive feedback, We do hope to see you back here very soon! More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked in for one night, arrived to find no parking there, ok my fault I should have checked. We were shown to the room by a friendly guy but were surprised at the tiny room for the price we paid, not even a wardrobe to hang clothes in, still only one night so make the best of it. Went down... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for a couple of nights in late October for a weekend break. Room was stylish, clean and unpretentious with views overlooking the harbour. Staff were welcoming and friendly. Food was plentiful and wholesome. There was a nice mixture of visitors and locals in a traditional pub environment, with even a local blues band playing on the Saturday night- wonderful.... More 

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StAustellManagement, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for your 5* review following your recent stay with us. It is always pleasing to receive positive feedback regarding the customer service provided. We do hope to see you back here very soon! More 

Cullompton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay at the ship inn for two nights. The room was nice and fresh both days. Spotless comfy bed. Clean bathroom. View overlooking the harbour. Food was outstanding, we had breakfast lunch and evening meals. Kate and Barry were perfect hosts. Lovely atmosphere pleasant staff.

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StAustellManagement, Receptionist at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely 5* review. We are glad you enjoyed your accommodation and food. We hope to welcome you back in the future. More 

Newbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with 9 others, all had slightly different meals. All were very good and good sized portions. The sweet portions were a challenge! Great value. Needed a good walk around the harbour to walk off lunch. Great pub in a good location over looking the harbour.

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StAustellManagement, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write this review. We do hope to see you back here very soon! More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure where to start here, so I'll get the positives out of the way. Busy, convivial atmosphere on a Friday evening; good pint of Tribute, or two. Bar staff friendly, locals too, although predominantly a tourist crowd. We shared a couple of squid starters which were good, but could have done with a couple more in each portion... More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So we really like nice hotels - the ones with spas that sort of thing. The ship isn't like that , in fact it's a welcome breath of unpretentious fresh air. The rooms are simply done in tasteful style, the pub itself is part of the community and serves good food and great ale - watch out for the Cornish... More 

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StAustellManagement, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely 5* Review regarding your stay at The Ship Inn. The team work extremely hard to ensure that all our guests receive first class service at all times, so it is always nice to have that feedback from our guests. I will pass on your comments to our team.We look forward... More 

London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Having been coming to the Ship Inn on visits to Porthleven since I was old enough to see over the bar, I can't recommend it highly enough! The menu specials are always fantastic and the surroundings are cosy. Good beer, good service and a good pub quiz, too. An absolute gem!!

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StAustellManagement, Manager at The Ship Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write this 5* review. We do hope to see you back here very soon More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The ship inn is a welcoming Cornish pub situated in the picturesque fishing village of Mousehole. With stunning views of the sandy beaches or stormy waves The Ship inn is the perfect place to refresh & chat to locals, or snuggle up in front of the open fire and read a good book. We also have eight beautiful bedrooms (located within the pub and the cottage next door) for that perfect weekend getaway, family holiday or overnight stay before travelling to the Scilly isles. 'There are few things more pleasant than a Cornish harbour graced with a good pub and great ale' ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ship Inn

Address: South Cliff, Mousehole TR19 6QX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Mousehole
Price Range: $92 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ship Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
The Ship Hotel Mousehole
Ship Inn Mousehole
The Ship Inn Mousehole, Cornwall
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“Rooms at the front have harbour views”
 of 5 bubbles peterlE5733TX, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 4 and the longships room are great- slightly bigger”
 of 5 bubbles Peanut200, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 3 has the perfect view”
  • The Ship Inn, Mousehole Harbour
 of 5 bubbles RisboroughPrince, Oct 22, 2016 | Read review
“We didn't stay at the Ship Inn, we only ate there.”
 of 5 bubbles rollylisa71, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“Didn't stay so can't comment.”
 of 5 bubbles frank19452015, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
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