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    The Ship Inn

    65 Sandgate High Street | Sandgate, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3AH, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good27%
    • Average5%
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    1 - 5 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

    Having booked well in advance, we had hoped for a relaxing stop, prior to the journey to France. However, writing this review, I'm filled with confusion and mixed feelings. On approach, the inn looks run down; almost derelict. However, inside, it's refreshingly olde worlde! Not...More

    1  Thank TaffRowly
    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    Booked this place on Booking.com as the Inn's website photos looked as if it was a great place - BIG mistake! We were greeted by Wendy, the owner, to be told that we were in the cottage next door. We had an early suspicion of...More

    1  Thank Richard O
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    Firstly, the inn is in a lovely setting overlooking the beach, lovely sun trap sun terrace. However the staff left a lost to be desired. On arrival, asked for a glass of Sauvignon Blanc but was to would have to have a Pinot as the...More

    2  Thank Jacfran67
    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    We have just enjoyed a 2 night stay at this place and it was really good. It is a small family-run business and they were all so friendly & helpful. We had the ground floor room, with an outside decked area, facing the sea, which...More

    Thank Anne L
    Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here for a night, to enjoy the beauty of Dover. Excellent service with a smile, clean and comfortable room, and delicious food. Even the storm wasn't enough to dampen our weekend.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Kent >
    • Folkestone >
    • Sandgate
    • Also Known As
    • The Ship Hotel Folkestone
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    Response from thewhiteheadfamily | Reviewed this property |
    No, it's on street parking though we managed to park at the door.
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    "The web site apparently shows some nice rooms but it certainly did not show the disaster we stayed in. Avoid..."
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    "Don't bother!"
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    "try and get the "Deck Room" - has aterrace overlooking the beach and is on the ground floor."
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    "Penthouse at the top has a lounge with views of the beach."
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