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    The Ship and Castle Hotel

    The Quay, St Mawes TR2 5DG, England
    011 44 844 499 5710
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    Reviewed August 21, 2017

    The is by far the best Shearings' Hotel we have visited yet. The hotel was kept to a very good standard of cleanliness and the food at both breakfast and dinner was very good as well. The only problems we had in our room were,...More

    Thank Phlyn
    Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded August 22, 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful review. You'll be pleased to know that the minor points you raised have now been addressed, the drain issue propagating from a mini monsoon was quickly resolved and the water pressure issue has now been fixed. I'm sorry that this...More

    Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

    The staff were absolutely wonderful and the room was great for what we paid especially at the last minute, leaving the next morning it has to be said that looking into the other rooms being cleaned we certainly got very lucky with the size of...More

    Thank Kevin B
    Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded August 14, 2017

    Thank you for your observations, we do indeed offer local fresh produce ranging from locally caught fresh crab salad in our view café and a sumptuous seafood platter from our bespoke fish menu. I must apologise that this weekend we had issues with the catch...More

    Reviewed July 30, 2017

    Last minute weekend away. Fabulous location, had a room with a shared balcony overlooking the small harbour. Some may say it was a little worn around the edges but to us that added to the charm. Bar was well stocked, some great gins, breakfast was...More

    Thank Tim B
    Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded August 14, 2017

    Great to hear that you chose us for a last minute getaway, you'll be pleased to know that we have big plans to move the café forward. We will shortly be integrating it into our sea view restaurant with exciting new menus and a plush...More

    Reviewed July 23, 2017

    We took my sister for a long weekend as an early 80th birthday gift. On first glimpse it looked beautiful and on entering it kept its promise. Nice and clean, very friendly and helpful receptionist "Dorinda". My sister had a sea view on 2nd floor...More

    Thank Doreen B
    Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded August 14, 2017

    Thank you for raising these points in your review, we do indeed have a wonderful location and a lift that services all floors. The room you were in does have a lovely view but it is out on the wings so there are a number...More

    Reviewed July 19, 2017

    I booked a twin room for my Mum and myself for two nights but were so uncomfortable we left after the first night. We had a room on the second floor at the back of the hotel which cost circa £115 a night B&B. The...More

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    Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded August 14, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review, I'm sorry you experienced discomfort from the heat and excess snoring from next door. I would have liked to see if I could have moved you away from these annoyances, had you raised this I...More

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    August 10, 2017|
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    Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
    I couldn't answer the question on room choice with a numbered room, some of the rooms have a sea view, the one I stayed in doesn't, but was still a nice room. Parking is limited in this area, and legal street parking is the... More
    October 30, 2016|
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    Response from MattReed123 | Property representative |
    We served a wide variety of Bottles Cornish real ales sourced from Skinner's Brewery in Truro. There is a hair dryer supplied in each room. Regards Matt Reed Assistant Manager The Ship & Castle Hotel
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    March 13, 2016|
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    Response from BALI2007BALI | Reviewed this property |
    I was on a Shearings Holiday at the time and did not really take a note of the road numbers or direction from St Mawes.
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    "Best room with a balcony and a view of the harbour and sea is 117"
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