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    The Ship Inn & Hotel

    West Stour, Gillingham SP8 5RP, England
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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 Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
    400 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    The Crown Inn
    142 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Sturminster Newton
     
    The Grosvenor Arms
    426 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    Hunters Lodge Inn
    456 reviews
    #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Wincanton
     
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    1 - 5 of 116 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great food and service e at Ship Inn...was a first visit and will definitely be back. Very good choice of menu and desserts were a difficult choice to make. Service was also excellent and staff very helpful.

    Thank jackiehealy1952
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were on holiday a few miles up the road from here and were recommended the restaurant. We phoned ahead and booked as we had our two year old grandson with us in his buggy. On arrival we were shown to our table which had...More

    Thank Richard P
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The meals we had were excellent I just wish my fish(cod in ginger batter) was a bit bigger for the price of the meal. The venison burger was excellent with all the trimmings and the real ale bitter was good

    Thank Ken P
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Great welcome. Guaranteed to engage in lively conversation in the bar. Wonderful selection of gins and local beers. Check out the Cerne Abbas. Delicious meal. Loved the Hake. Super comfortable room. Would highly recommend.

    Thank sarahjvenning
    Reviewed 29 July 2017

    Had some friends visiting the area so we met at the Ship Inn. When booking they were very helpful and suggested a time to avoid a large booking. Great atmosphere and decor, good menu and gin list,wine by the glass or bottle. We had a...More

    Thank alastair n
    Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
    400 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    The Crown Inn
    142 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Sturminster Newton
     
    The Grosvenor Arms
    426 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
     
    Hunters Lodge Inn
    456 reviews
    #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Wincanton
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
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    • England >
    • Dorset >
    • Gillingham
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    Traveller (11)
    Dining (9)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Mary R
    16 March 2016|
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    Response from Mike M |
    dogs are welcome in the bar only
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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Although on A30 no traffic noise due to the secondary glazing. old building the floor were quirky but added..."
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