We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Ship Inn

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Highley
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The Ship Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

345 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for The Ship Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 345: English reviews
Colyton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We went to the Ship because it was near our holiday let. This place was re mended from our owner, who told us of the good carvery. Well we were not disappointed, the food was delicious. The serving staff attentive but not oppressive, although the older bar woman was dower and a bit curt with answers. She did however give...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Christina W
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to the ship inn for the weekend on a wowcher deal. It's a hotel with a lot of character and a lot of friendly characters in the bar! All the staff are really helpful and hard working but nothing is too much trouble. Annie and Natalie were especially accommodating. The food is good value and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jane M
Fleetwood, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Just a short review praising the venue, The staff are very friendly and helpful. Our bedroom was lovely and spacious with a brilliant view. The food was excellent and if you took advantage of the "Early Bird" menu then it was fantastic value for money. Breakfast is supplied inclusive of board and is ample. Perfect location! The nly drawback is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jim M
Wirksworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Superb riverside location, quiet (but sense will be busy and maybe noisy summer and weekends), good value, clean, decent food, real ale, friendly staff, and a generally very friendly place. Plenty to do. Network of both riverside and woodland picturesque paths for walking/jogging/running. Highley station on Severn Valley Railway a stones throw from the inn. This wonderful line enables you...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steve C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stayed 3 nights 24th-26th October in room 2 at The Ship Inn. The staff were fabulous. Very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast was excellent. We ate at the restaurant every night and the food was amazing. Great tasty home cooked meals. Excellent value for money. Very quiet location extremely relaxing. The room was great, extremely clean,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lindsay1204
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Called in to have a meal after hearing very good reviews.. was disappointed food was bland.. salad had been prepared for a while.. & everything was drizzled with Balsamic vinegar..! Service was very slow & staff looked unhappy... wont be rushing back.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Adele L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Brilliant night as usual at the ship inn , great staff, great food !! And an amazing show, one pub not to b missed !! If your in this part of the country, Dolly was brilliant she looked like her, sang, like her, n really got the audience up n joining in, well worth seeing, the food here is absolutely...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tinasmiffy123
Formby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

On holiday at ship cottage which is ajoining the pub ,was at on time a mill and brewery many years ago . Went for two meals at the ship inn , food I would say is your average pub food , had great reviews but this did not meet to our standard. Staff were not very helpful either, appeared very...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Valerie J
Birkenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

A lovely place right on the rive severn We spent two nights there and felt well rested .The room was olde worldly . The bed very comfortable. The room and on suite was spotless .The staff very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was first class really thick toast really tasty.Excellent place for walkers and fishermen. Bar warm and inviting.What else...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank rennob007
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had a 3 night stay with a Groupon offer. Excellent place in the middle of nowhere on the banks of the River Severn. Our room looked out onto the river and the hill beyond where cattle where grazing. Couldn't fault anything - lovely pub, very clean, food very good and well presented, staff very friendly and attentive. What else...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Andy M

104 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (94)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (22)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
View from Room (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (40)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (10)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Highley
8.5 km away
George Hotel
George Hotel
#1 of 3 in Bewdley
355 reviews
9.6 km away
Gainsborough House Hotel
Gainsborough House Hotel
#3 of 5 in Kidderminster
422 reviews
10.3 km away
Premier Inn Kidderminster Hotel
Premier Inn Kidderminster Hotel
#2 of 5 in Kidderminster
618 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.5 km away
Mercure Kidderminster Hotel
5.3 km away
The Bull's Head Inn
The Bull's Head Inn
#1 of 1 in Chelmarsh
154 reviews
3.4 km away
Worralls Grove
Worralls Grove
#1 of 2 in Arley
51 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ship Inn was first built in 1770 for a local bargeman and has recently undergone a major refurbishment. On offer is superb quality dining and accommodation. Relax and admire the views over the River Severn while having a meal from our extensive menu. Our bar also serves quality real ales and fine wines. Situated on the banks of the River Severn, the location is superb for fishing, walking, bird watching and is within easy traveling distance of the historic towns of Bewdley & Bridgnorth. On the doorstep is the Severn Valley Railway station at Highley and Visitor Centre where various steam locomotives from the Golden Days of Steam Railway are on display. It is an ideal setting to come and enjoy a taste of Shropshire. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ship Inn

Address: Severnside, Highley WV16 6NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Highley
Price Range: ₹ 4,093 - ₹ 9,209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Ship Inn staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question
Cheshire
Liverpool, United Kingdom
over a year ago
Worcester, England, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from The Ship Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Just Ask A Member Of Staff”
 of 5 bubbles tonywallace25, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely views over the river Severn.”
 of 5 bubbles A1389ZQlindac, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is a bit cramped”
 of 5 bubbles 46Alan16, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I can certainly recommend Room 2”
 of 5 bubbles 355jimm, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for 1st floor bedroom if stairs are a bit of a problem”
 of 5 bubbles Z6220BNandym, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5