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The Old Ship Inn

16 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UW, England
+44 1305 264455
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Flexible, friendly and accommodating

Family Pub with accommodation, I stayed here whilst relocating, Mark the owner was really flexible... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Tina C
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Night out

We stayed here as their was no were else to stay, as their was two country shows on this weekend... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2015
gillian c
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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28 Sep 2016
“Flexible, friendly and accommodating”
6 Sep 2015
“Night out ”
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16 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UW, England
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Family Pub with accommodation, I stayed here whilst relocating, Mark the owner was really flexible when my plans changed at short notice due to family illness, everyone made me feel at home and I felt comfortable either sitting in the bar or back in my...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed here as their was no were else to stay, as their was two country shows on this weekend, The room was very old and tired and dirty.,and very small you just about walk around the bed with out touching the walls, the bed...More

Thank gillian c
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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

This pub is located on the main High West Street running through Dorchester. Externally the front facade looks old. Visited this pub late on a Saturday night with friends. Several "door staff" at the front entrance. Inside a medium sized room with a small raised...More

Thank Gregory O
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Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

In Dorchester and heading to our usual haunt. .spoons. The old ship inn is next door and there sign got our attention. Said knives and forks and cheaper than spoons. Had to give it a go. Cozy little pub with outside seating. Give it a...More

Thank s g
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

We stopped whilst taking a lazy slow drive down to Weymouth for a pint and something to eat. Beer was good..( it isn't everywhere) and the food and service wereexcellent for pub food.# All in.....a very good stop for us

Thank Andy K
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