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    Ship Inn

    5 Shore Head, Stonehaven AB39 2JY, Scotland
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good36%
    • Average14%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the pub” (33 reviews)
    “harbour view” (22 reviews)
    “mussels” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Free Parking
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    Called into Ship Inn, Stonehaven with a friend for lunch. It was busy and we chose to sit outside as we had our dogs with us. When went into order we enquirer about a sharing platter asking if it could be made for one for...More

    2  Thank Anna R
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Anna R We are sorry to learn that you did not experience the helpful customer-focused service for which The Ship is known. Our friendly and accommodating staff are often commented upon on this forum, so it is disappointing to hear that this was not...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    Usually stay in Aberdeen but always wanted to try Stonehaven. Having previously had a nice lunch at The Ship Inn I thought I'd give it a go and stay there this time. More than comfortable rooms and great food. Service is very good, staff and...More

    Thank baxmol
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear baxmol Thank you so much for the very kind review and positive feedback. We think that our location is one of the real plus points of The Ship - you have all the peace, tranquility and stunning views of Stonehaven, but if you want...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    The staff were excellent all through the holiday the last full day there was a fire in the kitchen and they were so quick in putting us to safety so thank you and the hotel was lovely as the staff I would love to stay...More

    Thank sophx2612
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear sophx2612 And we'd love to have you back! We're very proud of our staff and how they responded to this very small fire in the kitchen, following procedures to the letter and putting the safety our guests first. As you'll know, the kitchen was...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    The rooms here are great! The pub downstairs is friendly and you can order here just as well as in the restaurant. Highly recommend. Beautiful castle to visit not very far away. Parking can be difficult, but this is typical.More

    Thank Margie C
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Margie C Thank you so much for leaving such a great review about our hotel and restaurant. The Ship is ideally positioned right on the harbour with an excellent walk up to the castle, meaning by the time you have walked there and back...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    Brilliant weekend had down the harbour in Stonehaven. Lovely meal at the Ship Inn friendly staff good service awesome views. Barman Craig very attentative and on the ball lots of local knowledge. Waitress Nicole excellent service and food prepped and cooked very quickly and cooked...More

    Thank WSixtyNine
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 19 July 2017

    Dear WSixtyNine We are so pleased to hear that you're going to come back to visit us - hopefully before next year's Festival? We'll pass on your comments to Craig and Nicole who are both part of our excellent front of house team. They really...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$136 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Aberdeenshire >
    • Stonehaven
    • Also Known As
    • Ship Hotel Stonehaven ,
    • Ship Inn Stonehaven, Scotland
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    Zoe M
    26 February 2017|
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    Response from Simon C | Property representative |
    We allow dogs in the bar
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    Ellen S
    26 August 2016|
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    Response from Simon C | Property representative |
    We have no car park, but there is adequate street parking close by.
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    "if you are planning a longer stay try for a harbour view room."
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    "Room was small, but very clean. Everything you need"
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    "Harbour room was perfect!"
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    "I would go for the top floor you don't hear a thing and great rooms"
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