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The Ship and Castle Hotel

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed at the hotel last week on a 4 night stay with Shearings holidays. The hotel has the most amazing view from the dining room over the small picturesque harbour and hills beyond. I have not stayed anywhere else in the world that surpasses...More

Thank MercmanW208
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 5 days ago

What a Review! Thank you for such positive comments, its a real pleasure to hear praise yet again for such a hard working and dedicated team. We look forward to welcoming you back with a smile ,should you chose to stay with us again. Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first holiday with Shearings - it won't be our last on this experience. The only reason I have marked it "Average" was because we didn't get a good sleep due to the very poor pillows which were as flat as pancakes and...More

Thank 427ccfcfan
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review and any pointers as to how we can improve are gratefully received. A good nights sleep is incredibly important so thank you for raising your concerns with regards to the pillows. You can be assured that I will look into...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a very enjoyable Shearings 4 night stay at this hotel. We must admit that we very much expected to get what we paid for, as the 5 day beak was very reasonable, but this hotel surpassed all our expectations. Advertising...More

Thank Keith T
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. These modern times call for catering for all at a consistently high standard, particularly somewhere like St Mawes where excellence is the norm. We are glad that we surpassed your expectations and we would love to see you again....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I actually won this 3 night break at this hotel. We were really pleasantly surprised at how lovely and clean everything was. Our room was lovely with a fantastic view over the harbour. The staff were friendly and helpful. The meals were great. We’ve had...More

Thank Lesley R
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 5 days ago

It was fantastic to see you this weekend and it's great to hear that you loved your prize holiday. Now that you've seen for yourself what a wonderful location we have here, I'm sure you'll tell all your friends and family! We would love to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely location with stunning views from our room, staff very friendly and accomodating, room clean with good supply of tea and coffee. Great shower with plenty of hot water. pleased we upgraded to seaview room and had balcony no complaints there.Only thing that lets the...More

Thank barriper
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank You for your review, I must apologise about your breakfast service, this appears to have been a rare oversight, one which I will investigate fully. It's great to hear that overall though the food and service were to your satisfaction and we would love...More

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US$ 83 - US$ 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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farny1946
2 February 2018|
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Response from Gillian W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can’t help as we went by coach.
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taichitilly
11 August 2017|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't answer the question on room choice with a numbered room, some of the rooms have a sea view, the one I stayed in doesn't, but was still a nice room. Parking is limited in this area, and legal street parking is the... More
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HARRYDAVERCHI
30 October 2016|
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Response from MattReed123 | Property representative |
We served a wide variety of Bottles Cornish real ales sourced from Skinner's Brewery in Truro. There is a hair dryer supplied in each room. Regards Matt Reed Assistant Manager The Ship & Castle Hotel
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"Pay supplement for room with view."
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"Pay the small supplement for a room with a view."
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"Choose a sea facing room"
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"It had lifts to all floors but would perhaps go for first floor if disabled."
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