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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I think Stonehaven and the old harbour is a fascinating place. A full moon and a gale added to the atmosphere during dinner at our window table. A warm welcome, a warm pub & restaurant, nice room with a modern en suite bathroom. Full breakfast and then a taxi to the train station for a direct service to Dyce. A...

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Ketchum
Reviewed 18 November 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Ships Inn for one night. The accommodations were simple but clean. People were pleasant and the town is darling. We had a harbor view room with a large bed and adequate bathroom. The room had a television and internet is free. The Inn is part of a pub/restaurant which was fun and the...

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Nice room, very clean, but a bit of a squeeze with double bunk squeezed in, preventing the bathroom door from opening fully. I can see the commercial imperative for this, but not great if you are not a family.

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4Thank alan d
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

On arriving on 22/10/16 the 6 of us 3 adults a 4 year old and 2x1year olds we were allocated our rooms while my nephew his partner and one year old were told to stay in the bar i was taken to my room on arrival at the room door the quite rude guy said oh were you looking for...

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Simon C, Owner at Ship Inn, responded to this review

We do only have one cot, and this has always been the case, so there is no way that you would have been told otherwise if you did, indeed, phone about the matter. We confirmed in writing that we would provide a cot for one of the rooms, the other room (a family room) has a single bed which we...

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice and welcoming. Rooms clean warm and well appointed. Big screen TV. Try and get a room with a harbour view. Mine had a bath which was heaven to soak in after driving. Free parking outside. Breakfast very enjoyable lots to choose from. Friendly staff

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Wells
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night and this is the 3rd time. The rooms are comfortable and many with views of the harbour. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. The bar is well stocked and the food is excellent. Thanks guys for comfortable stay.

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Stroud OK
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Ship Inn for four days. It was glorious ! The inn faces Stonehaven harbour and I was privy to spectacular sunrises each morning, quacking ducks and seagulls. My room was small but cozy. Very clean. The staff was so friendly and ready to help. I had a delicious breakfast each morning and the food in the...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Spacious rooms. Lovely view. Great shower. Food only average. Would stay again and revisit Dunnotar castle. Stunning scenic hike.+++++ also take the walk along the boardwalk for a bit and get an icecream

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived around half past 12 for a bar lunch on a busy Saturday. Sun was shining for a change. Ordered food and sat outside enjoying a cold beer. Took about twenty minutes for the food to arrive and when it did they had got my order wrong. I was left waiting for the correct order while my wife had no...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My expectations were high, so I was a bit disappointed by the room, but it was ok for one night. We were 4 and the family room is a little too tiny, the rooms are upstairs of the busy pub. The staff was polite, even if they are obviously giving more attention to the pub. We had dinner there, good...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Captain's Table at the Ship Inn
The Captain's Table at the Ship Inn
Cuisines: Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Scottish
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic (1771) inn with 11 luxurious en-suite bedrooms (7 with harbour views) - all with flat screen TV and free wi-fi. Comfortable 38 cover restaurant with spectacular views of picturesque harbour. Varied menu with seafood a specialty. All food home cooked using the finest locally sourced produce. Cosy bar with good choice of draft beers (including Real Ales), bottled beers, cider and soft drinks. Over 100 Single Malt whiskies. Wine by the glass and extensive wine list. Freshly ground coffee. Outside terrace with tables overlooking harbour. 20 minutes from Aberdeen - Oil Capital of Europe. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ship Inn

Address: 5 Shore Head, Stonehaven AB39 2JY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Stonehaven
Price Range: RM558 - RM679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ship Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a harbour view”
 of 5 bubbles 789debbie, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view, not the rooms at the rear of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles skankhound, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a view for sure!”
 of 5 bubbles Mewilliams2, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room was at the rear of the property and very quiet. Try for a front room if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles gordondscott, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do not accept rooms 10, 11 or 12 they are connected to the kitchen extraction system”
 of 5 bubbles phil888888, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
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