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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A couple of our family members stayed recently in the accommodation and we met them for an evening meal. Sheila is a fantastic cook, the haggis and black pudding starter is to die for! Beers are always kept right and are at a decent price. The rooms boast sea views and the breakfast is very good. A little gem in... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

I called The Ship to make an enquiry. I asked for Sheila. Some cave dwelling troglodyte snarled down the to me that she was not here and hung up. I called again assuming it was a mistake, perhaps I had mis-heard. Again I asked for Sheila eliciting a "I wuddant knae" response and slammed phone.

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1 Thank sbleary
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Whilst staying in our caravan at Crimdon dene this weekend we looked for a Sunday lunch and found ourselves here. We weren't disappointed we were well looked after from when we arrived to when we left, our waitress was brilliant with the kids and the food was great. We had the mixed meat lunches which with all the trimmings which... More 

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Durham
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

I have been to this restaurant many times. All my major celebrations are here. I've eaten tea-time specials, ala carte dinners, and occasional lunches. I can't recommend it highly enough. Some of the food I've had is: curry; steak; crab; swordfish; sticky toffee pudding. The sticky toffee pudding is the best I've eaten. We have about a thirty mile round... More 

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1 Thank WavyHarvy
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

I brought my partner for his birthday to The Ship, the food was exceptional and the price for the specials menu was very good, 3 courses and wine for £38. The quality and variety of the menu was very good and I would highly recommend a visit. The chef, Sheila, came out to speak to us and you can tell... More 

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1 Thank 365Stephen
Marsascala, Malta
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Very friendly place run by a straight talking landlord and his wife who are great hosts. Good food a fine selection of real ales and excellent accommodation. We stay in the area regularly visiting family but this was our first stay here. It will be our first choice when we are in the area in future

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Absolutely beautiful meal, cooked to perfection, so good we've already booked for Xmas 2016, we liked the thought of not having to rush our meal so other people could have our, the table was ours from twelve noon until five p.m

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1 Thank Jim W
shrewsbury
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

I booked this hotel through hotels.com as I was working in the area. I arrived at The Ship Inn at 21.15. The place was in complete darkness and locked despite a sign at the front displaying their opening hours which on this day a Tuesday they should be open till 23.00. I stood in the freezing cold knocking on the... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for the first time in July and was pleasantly surprised, a bit out of the way for my usual business trip but was worth it. Very friendly staff, nice clean rooms, good food and local beer. They also serve a very good English breakfast. I will be back!

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Grantown-on-Spey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I booked this hotel through Hotels.com. When I arrived at 5pm I was greeted by a sign on the door that said they were closed on Mondays!!! This was obviously very frustrating but I had no alternative but to book an alternative hotel in Hartlepool. When I was settled in my alternative hotel I got a call from Sheila who... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about The Ship Inn

Address: High Hesleden | near Hartlepool, Hartlepool TS27 4QD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Hartlepool
Price Range: $98 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ship Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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The Ship Inn Hartlepool, England
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