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The Viking Ship 'Hugin'

Sandwich Road, Cliffsend, Ramsgate CT12 5HY, England
+44 1843 577577
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Good to see

Pleased to see the Viking Ship is still there. There is a free car park alongside where you can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Biggleswade, United Kingdom
Pegwell Bay

Great walk along coast from Ramsgate to Pegwell Bay. We continued on to Pegwell Bay Country Park... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Catherine S
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  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
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Sandwich Road, Cliffsend, Ramsgate CT12 5HY, England
+44 1843 577577
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleased to see the Viking Ship is still there. There is a free car park alongside where you can stop and take some photos. There used to be a Hover Port nearby, with hovercraft crossing over to France, but this closed sometime ago and it...More

Thank LesleeB503716
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walk along coast from Ramsgate to Pegwell Bay. We continued on to Pegwell Bay Country Park. Some interesting information boards en route.

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Nice to see a free attraction with free parking, toilets and a cafe. Very informative and great views.

Thank JAC-B-321
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The ship itself is great, but, so much more could be made of it as an attraction/visiting point. The ship is completely fenced in so you can't get real close & there's no information about Viking longships or the Viking invasion in general. If you're...More

Thank lauralazuli
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Set in splendid isolation on a crumbling cliff between Ramsgate and Sandwich this boat was restored several years ago and has lost the individually coloured shields it had originally so it is not really authentic. An interesting object. There is a good though seasonal cafe...More

Thank Cliffsend
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Good food and service .Good size menu and very good variety of good tasty dishes . A friendly family run café at reasonable prices. Popular with dog walkers, cyclists, and day trippers. Why can't we have more places like this

Thank jimmcleod2017
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I have alway loved this replica. It's fantastic and it's not every day of the week you see a cool authentic life size replica. On my occasional visits to the nature reserve I a,whs like to stop and have a good close up gander. It...More

Thank Dirtbag7
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

A lovely spot for walks or picnics overlooking Sandwich Bay. The Viking Ship is the official symbol for Thanet and with it in foreground and the bay in the back ground it presents so ideal photographic scenes. There is parking and a lovely little cafe...More

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Interesting to see. To bad there was'nt more information about the ship available.The spot behind (former landing space of hovercraft) can be accessed.

Thank Bart-away
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The Viking ship os an icon of Thanet and yet other than having a nice big open area around it anda welcoming little cafe, once you've seen it..... that's it!

Thank Phil C
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