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    The Ship Inn & Hotel

    West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
    011 44 1743 562260
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good23%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (10 reviews)
    “real ale” (4 reviews)
    “great food” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    Best Western Dorset Oborne the Grange Hotel
    547 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Oborne
     
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    145 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Sturminster Newton
     
    Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
    405 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
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    166 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Child Okeford
     
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    11 - 15 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Spent 2 nights here to attend a friend's wedding. The staff couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. The nicest surprise, however, was the food. Very high standard. We had our granddaughter with us and found the hotel to be very family friendly. The setting...More

    Thank widdgrim2
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    Having had a busy week, this is my go to place for food. We never remember to book, but they always seem to manage to squeeze us in. Its very busy, I would say get yourself organised and book. The seafood platter is divine. But...More

    Thank abendigolove
    Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

    We finally managed to get a table here after several failed attempts. I would certainly recommend that you book 2 or 3 weeks in advance, especially for Friday and Saturday evenings, so popular is the restaurant. And for good reason: we felt welcome and very...More

    Thank Farnhamfashionista
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    On my recommendation my parents booked here for my 50th birthday surprise lunch. I am local to the area but we had family coming from further afield. The parking is good ( just mind the road), and access to the property is easy for all...More

    1  Thank 67scottishlass
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    On our first visit we were unfortunately served by a very unwelcoming member of staff. It put us off visiting again so we sent feedback by email. The owner sent an excellent response and I am confident the situation will be dealt with. Which is...More

    Thank Andy T
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    The Saxon Inn
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Dorset >
    • Gillingham
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    Traveller (11)
    Dining (9)
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    Mary R
    16 March 2016|
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    dogs are welcome in the bar only
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    Room Tips
    "The design made for a comfortable acoustic experience !"
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    "We were in Room 5. Directly over the bar with a beautiful view."
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    "You can ask for a larger bed if that's important to you."
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    "We didn't stay, we just went for dinner"
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