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    Ship Inn

    5 Shore Head, Stonehaven AB39 2JY, Scotland
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    “the pub” (34 reviews)
    “harbour view” (23 reviews)
    “great food” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Parking
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have to say that our room is quite small for 3 people. We had to move a night stand into the hall to be able to lay out & open 3 hard case suitcases. But the room is very clean with an amazing location...More

    Thank Katherine W
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Why when a restaurant is close to fishing boats are the fish dishes so predictable? Cod,haddock,sea bass (almost certainly farmed) and a few shell fish. Where are the pollack.hake ,wrasse,flat fish ? So sad .More

    Thank 364tilley
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Why, when we offer the finest and freshest Haddock (landed in Peterhead, Europe's premier fish port - there have been no trawler landings in Stonehaven for years) would we offer Pollack or Pollock (yes I know they're slightly different but they are both inferior to...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Overlooking the harbour this unpretentious restaurant serves really excellent food at reasonable prices. The service was excellent and the range was good. Good quality and value, well worth visiting the food was as good as any city restaurant if not better.More

    Thank Fiona B
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Fiona B Wow - what a wonderful review! We think you have hit the nail on the head - just because we are not in a big city, doesn't mean to say that what we do isn't up there with the best of them....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A great pub with a good fish restaurant and good view of the harbour. Staff were welcoming and friendly and helpful.The room we stayed in was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was good too. All in all, good quality at a very acceptable price. Thanks!More

    Thank Oli_Blat
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Oli_Blat You are more than welcome! Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Ship and thank you for taking the time to share your review with other travellers. Thanks too for the lovely feedback about the team - we have shared...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Had a great meal in the Ship Inn in Stonehaven today. Beautifully cooked and good value. The mussels were to die for and the fish and chip were delicious. It's dog friendly and the staff are very welcoming. Thoroughly recommend lunch here after a trip...More

    Thank mcjsheehan
    Response from Simon C, Owner at Ship InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear mcjsheehan, thanks so much for visiting The Ship Inn yesterday! We pride ourselves on our seafood offering, so are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you again soon.

    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$ 136 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Aberdeenshire >
    • Stonehaven
    • Also Known As
    • Ship Hotel Stonehaven ,
    • Ship Inn Stonehaven, Scotland
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    Zoe M
    27 February 2017|
    Response from Simon C | Property representative |
    We allow dogs in the bar
    Ellen S
    26 August 2016|
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    Response from Simon C | Property representative |
    We have no car park, but there is adequate street parking close by.
    Room Tips
    "if you are planning a longer stay try for a harbour view room."
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    "Room was small, but very clean. Everything you need"
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    "Harbour room was perfect!"
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    "I would go for the top floor you don't hear a thing and great rooms"
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