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Devizes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, as Kevin says elsewhere it's not the Hilton but then I wasn't expecting it to be either. I actually would prefer to stay at the Ship in Dock rather than a pretentious Hilton. The room was comfortable (maybe need a bigger TV though Kev) and we both slept really well. The breakfast was very good as many non-residents would...

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Cheddar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a great three night break in Dartmouth and our stay at the Ship in Dock was very comfortable. We thought the breakfast was exceptional, good quality food and very well cooked. We would definitely stay there again as we thought it very good value.

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Small but warm and friendly pub/inn. Food was pretty good and the location is really handy when you park up and walk into town. Nice view from room and we had no problem sleeping with the window open. Would stay there again without hesitation.

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Thank Keith P
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Arrived to an excellent welcome by the staff and was told about the events in Dartmouth and the surrounding area. Our room had an fantastic river view, was clean & compact, the breakfast was good and the owner pampered to "specific" requirements. We tried the pizza in the bar in the evening in the small but friendly locals bar. Would...

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Thank Martin L
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a great weekend in Dartmouth and really enjoyed the Ship in Dock. The room was quirky but very comfortable. We did not eat in the pub, as we overslept both days and walked into town for Brunch. A good selection of beers and friendly atmosphere in the bar downstairs. Parking was a worry, but we managed to park...

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Thank Tim H
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Not great, people running it were nice enough, but room seemed dirty. Carpets looked like they hadn't been hoovered and just looked generally dirty, orange grouting in bathroom and we weren't sure if the toilet had been cleaned properly. Bedding was clean and the view across the harbour was nice. Light bulb in the room and bathroom were blown. It...

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TheShipinDockInn, Owner at The Ship in Dock Inn, responded to this review

Once again I apologise for your and your friends poor experience of the pub. I know when you checked in I was otherwise diverted and didn't react as I could have. I don't agree with all your comments but I think that some of the issues you raise are fair, and we have made efforts to address them. With reference...

warwickshire
Reviewed 19 September 2016

the only good thing about the"pub" is the position of it near to the river and town. carpets very stained, woodwork ,paint and décor marked and dirty. bathroom radiator rusty,and peeling. everything worn and grubby. the only good thing was the comfortable bed. the breakfast was o k.

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TheShipinDockInn, Owner at The Ship in Dock Inn, responded to this review

I read this review with a heavy heart and really cannot apologise for how you feel. I don't necessarily agree with all your comments, but I think there is certainly some room for improvement on our part. Our plans for the winter will see some issues resolved including exterior decorating, decorating of the stairwell, and new stair carpet. I took...

Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

As anyone knows most first impressions are important and my first impression was how nice it would be if someone could be bothered to sweep up the cigarette ends, most of which are now firmly embedded in the pavement and which litter the entrance. After then querying why the reality of our rooms and bathrooms were most definitely not in...

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TheShipinDockInn, Owner at The Ship in Dock Inn, responded to this review

I cannot apologise enough firstly for my response when you checked in (I was diverted but that is not excuse) and for your experience. We have made some steps to address the issues you raised, and we will be working on the exterior of the pub and the stairwell decorating in the coming months. Kevin

Tiverton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This summer I walked the entire South West Coast Path to raise money for FORCE and Over and Above, two South West charities that support cancer patients and their families. Kevin at the Ship in Dock Inn very kindly agreed to be my Accommodation Partner and Gold Sponsor in Dartmouth. The pub is in a good location next to the...

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Walmer, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Visited a few evenings whilst in Dartmouth working...great bar staff and atmosphere... can highly recommend the "juicy lucy" burger...was divine. All the other food looked and smelt delicious too...my friend had a pizza which didn't disappoint either

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ship In Dock is a small bed & breakfast with comfortable super king double beds and well appointed bathrooms in every room. Alongside a 17th century inn, with a small intimate bar and dining room, where you can enjoy Dartmouth's best value breakfast or an evening meal cooked using fresh local ingredients. Come and enjoy a stay with us, or pop into the pub for a great value meal of great value food. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ship in Dock Inn

Address: 1 Ridge Hill, Dartmouth TQ6 9PE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmouth
Price Range: ₹ 7,623 - ₹ 8,780 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ship in Dock Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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The Ship In Dock Inn Dartmouth, Devon
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“The river views are to die for...”
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“Both first floor rooms very good - one with bath and one with shower - did not see others.”
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“2nd floor quieter.”
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