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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visit 16th march 2017. Had visitors over from. Italy good accommodation and a great breakfast clean rooms and a lively bar well done

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely cooked breakfast, poached eggs on point , lovely fresh produce. Had a lovely waitress, who was polite and attentive , think her name was Emily ?? The couple on an adjacent table where very rude and dismissive of her. She was very professional and smiled through the service, I made a point of saying thank you and...

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't fault this place because as a bar it is absolutely brilliant. The service is always friendly and very welcoming. The only problem is the food isn't any better than a standard Wetherspoons and is twice the price. Go here for an evening for a few drinks but wouldn't bother eating here.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the outside, the Ship & Trades building doesn't have a lot of kerb appeal. Inside however is a different story; a very sympathetically and tastefully restored building unfolds. On the ground floor is the bar and restaurant with big windows giving nice views of the marina area. Lots of nautical features as you would expect. Check in was swift...

Thank thehippohaslanded
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for a meal then to meet friends. This is a lovely place to spend an evening and was most disappointed to find that so many people had kids that were running around and behaving in a way that children in pubs should not! As a parent myself, I would not let my children be making the amount of...

Thank Brilliana
Sittingbourne, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been some time since we last visited is pub and it had definitely. Hanged - for the better. There is now a definite restaurant area separate from the bar and the decor certainly fitted the ambience of the pub and area - nautical. The meal was very good as was the service. Excellent value for money

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not really a hotel,, more a pub with rooms. Even so, it has a wonderful location,overlooking the marina at Chatham. It's somewhat quirky; an old waterfront warehouse, most imaginatively transformed into bars, eating areas and bedrooms.. It appeared at first site to offer a lot but sadly failed in some areas. Possibly the sale of food and drinks...

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to stop here for lunch, and as the weather was good we chose to sit outside. The food we ordered was very good, although it took quite a while to be served. This a a good local pub, and is always busy. It's nice to be able to sit outside with a view of the marina.

Thank snowflake71
Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Check in efficient, rooms are to a high standard. Bar was very busy, so should have booked a table, however found a space anyway. The bar being busy was a good sign, the service was still very good and the food was very reasonably priced,. All in all an enjoyable stay even if it was only for one night. I...

Thank Glen F
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Booked online for a business trip. Was really pleased on arrival, nice location, loads of parking. Good welcome and easy checking. Room was excellent, great decor, looked freshly done, nice bed, nice bathroom. Food was of superb quality at a very reasonable cost. Had two evening meals and two breakfasts. Colleague also ate with me, all the food was spot...

Thank Bikerboy40

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Additional Information about Ship & Trades

Address: The Ship & Trades Hotel Maritime Way, Chatham ME4 3ER, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Chatham
Price Range: ₹ 6,878 - ₹ 10,939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ship & Trades 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a view over the marina, if possible - it's beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles CountessVampira, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 16....The best nights sleep in ages and nice View too x”
 of 5 bubbles Wendy69Laughton, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“looking over the water”
 of 5 bubbles Karenwade, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room not facing the car Park are better.”
 of 5 bubbles paultriple, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“One of the new rooms, 11-16 offer excellent views of the Marina.”
  • View of the marina from the terrace of room 11
 of 5 bubbles Janesman, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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