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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Off the main road but well worth a visit if you are passing. Local traditional pub with great local ales and good grub at reasonable prices. Friendly welcome and they do themed nights. Has B and B too I understand.

Thank Diskdr
Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We Pre booked a large group for Sunday lunch but on ordering it was soon evident that not enough Pre planning had taken place and therefore not enough lunches were available and after a 1.5 hour wait for orders?? Food when arrived was good if you like aunt bessy roast potatoes which I always cook at home but not for...

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Very shabby room with socket hanging off the the wall, room had no clothing storage, the carpet looked dirty, poor shower pressure. Nothing like the pictures. Asked but refused alternative room as told hotel was full yet the room next door remained empty for duration of stay.

Thank briancooper49
Stevenage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is actually in Bardsea not Ulverston, local pub with accommodation as well. We stopped off on a Sunday evening for a drink and found a great atmosphere with cheese and biscuits laid out to sample, great idea.. We returned for a meal a couple of days later, so pleased we did, lovely steak and ale pie, son loved his...

Thank johnnygw
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Just stayed hear food was very good love the meat pie , not too bad shame the weather was not has good for exploring could do with a bit of updating and may be the price was a little too much but it served what we wanted to stay for , don't take your mobile it won't work and also...

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We had booked 3 rooms to incorporate a visit to Cartmel races on Saturday 27 august. Last weekend we were in the area so on chance we called in!!! The bar was SHUT but a door was open at the back so we knocked and were greeted by a very unfriendly female holding a TV remote!! We asked if we...

3Thank clare m
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016

No one in when we arrived but the back door was open. The owner then appeared and gave us our key. Asked us what time we wanted breakfast. It would have been nice to have known what time it was served! Anyway the choice was 6.30am - 8.30am. This seemed rather early compared to most hotels/BB's but we opted for...

1Thank alison j
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This is not a hotel. Not recommended for any female travelling on business. The owner was very unwelcoming and clearly didn't like the idea of women staying on their own. No food was served on the Monday evening and with no other eateries in the village it was necessary to go into Ulverston. This was very inconvenient after a very...

Thank 2016voyager
Ulverston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This is a unique place to enjoy a drink. The Landlady Katy and the locals who frequent the place are welcoming and friendly. It serves the Very Best Steak and Ale pie in the world. This is homemade by Katy's mum Gwen. The Ship is in the throws of being renovated and it is now looking modern and comfortable. On...

Thank jeannette1955
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Last night (21st. April) my daughter and I visited for the first time the Ship Inn at Bardsea near Ulverston and was very pleasantly surprised it was very cosy a real village pub So it being Thursday we of course went for the tapas menu this you selected from about 15 items 3 a good variety to suit most tastes...

Thank Brian V

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Additional Information about The Ship Inn

Address: Main Street, Ulverston LA12 9QT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Ulverston
Price Range: £63 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Very quiet village so any room is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles jeannette1955, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We did not stay over so cannot advise on accommodation”
 of 5 bubbles BrianV466, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“room 4 is the best room”
 of 5 bubbles f0stermum, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“did stay only went for a meal”
 of 5 bubbles billabon, 11 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Avoid all rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles Leo_nw75, 1 Jul 2013 | Read review
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