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    Old Ship Aground

    Quay Street | Quay Street, Minehead TA24 5UL, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
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    • Average4%
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    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (48 reviews)
    “fish chowder” (4 reviews)
    “old harbour” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 277 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Firstly, a really good efficient and comprehensive booking process on-line. On arrival, quite a reasonable amount of parking space around the building, easily navigated to along the foreshore Esplanade and Quay Street, situated right on the waterfront under the prominent North Hill at the western...More

    1  Thank Paul E
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Had heard about this wonderful place where you could get delicious food at decent prices. I was not disappointed ..as a Vegan I was so happy when the waitress told me about the Vegan menu as I struggled to cobble together a meal from sides...More

    1  Thank Mandy W
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed 2 nights with our dog over August Bank holiday weekend in a harbour view room with balcony. Arrived Saturday afternoon before check-in time of 2:30 and had a drink outside in the sun amongst the flower displays at the front looking over the harbour...More

    2  Thank G_O_C479
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Excellent pub for a stop off near the start of the South West coast path. Nice bar and outside tables looking out over the water. Friendly service-and the food was a revelation! This is a proper seafront pub that you shouldn't walk past.

    1  Thank Stephen J
    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Had a meal on Saturday evening and after all the good things we had heard were very disappointed. When we arrived the restuarant was not very busy but no one greeted us we had to attract the attention of a waitress and explain we had...More

    1  Thank suseype
    Response from exmoorman, Owner at Old Ship AgroundResponded 18 August 2017

    Firstly, I am sorry that you did not enjoy your refreshments with us. As you say it was our Harbour festival which is a charity event in aid of the RNLI. As a community, based Pub our toilets were struggling to cope with number of...More

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    Amenities
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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$92 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    corectomundo
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from Davidmarshall86 | Reviewed this property |
    You are allowed teddy bears in there though!
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    artistanne2015
    19 November 2015|
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    Response from cranrobBucks | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry no dogs here....
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    Barbara R
    15 September 2015|
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    Response from V911HHpetert | Reviewed this property |
    On their website under "Our Rooms" , E.g. "double for Single Occupancy" you can enter your planned date/s for the room you'd like and the price will be provided. Or phone them direct, they were VERY helpful.
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    "Most rooms seem to have some sort of atmospheric views"
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    "Didn't stay but would if I was visiting area again"
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    "If you want a harbour view room, ask for one and they will tell you if one is available."
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    "choose a harbour view"
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