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“... Nice 5 Room Hotel with great Bar ... 100 Malt's available ...” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Ship Inn
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Stonehaven
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Hamburg, Germany
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51 reviews
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“... Nice 5 Room Hotel with great Bar ... 100 Malt's available ...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

.... Nice place ... Short walk to Dunnottar Castle 20 Minutes ... Nice Golf course with very friendly People .... Player it twice .. Love the view to the Sea and Castle ... Gr8t Selektion of Malt Whisky ... Small and beautiful Harbor ....

Room Tip: ... Room #3 with nice View. ...
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Stavanger, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

We had 2 nights at the Ship Inn. Very friendly staff and good size room considering it is a 'small' hotel. The bar and restaurant food is good quality and affordable and the service quick.
If you want a good location to enjoy the sea views and a nice place to do it from, then book here.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Imola, Italy
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Marvellous scenery, nice hotel, kind people, good food and service. I couldn't ask for more after a heavy week. Some time I have been trying to stop there and finally I managed, it was worthwhile keep trying

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Derbyshire
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51 reviews
33 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

I have said it all before, but will say it again, I have never been disappointed in all of the past seven years that I have regularly stayed at the Ship Inn. It almost feels like I am coming home after being away each time I enter the Ship. First class food and keen prices. Just got back and have already booked my next stay.

Room Tip: The only tip I would give is Don't stay anywhere other than the Ship Inn.
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Montague, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

Nice hotel. Had a lovely room that overlooked the harbor. Wasn't the quietest spot since it was beautiful weather, folks were outside having a drink. The breakfast was delicious and we enjoyed eating at the hotel's restaurant at night. Took a nice hike up to Dunnotar Castle, and the war monument on the way. The hike is longer than they say, but well worth it. We would recommend it to anyone and would stay again when in the area.

Room Tip: We were happy with our room, great view. One evening we had a Polish gentleman, who liked to hear h...
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

Beautiful setting in front of harbour. Nice room, probably quieter at back of hotel. Very good cooked breakfast, compared to the poor continental breakfast at the Marine hotel (also dearer) next door. Also, choice of fish, porridge, etc.
Only minor complaint - my poached egg arrived hard boiled.

  • Stayed July 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Haifa, Israel
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

Great place. But the service may be better. Situated in a very picturesque place. Little overpriced. The service may be better. The breakfast was good. The room was with a view to the dust bins. The pipe of the kitchen near the windows.

Room Tip: Ask a room with the view on the sea
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Additional Information about Ship Inn

Property: Ship Inn
Address: 5 Shore Head, Stonehaven AB39 2JY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Stonehaven
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Stonehaven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Ship Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Historic (1771) inn with 11 luxurious en-suite bedrooms (7 with harbour views) - all with flat screen TV and free wi-fi. Comfortable 38 cover restaurant with spectacular views of picturesque harbour. Varied menu with seafood a specialty. All food home cooked using the finest locally sourced produce. Cosy bar with good choice of draft beers (including Real Ales), bottled beers, cider and soft drinks. Over 100 Single Malt whiskies. Wine by the glass and extensive wine list. Freshly ground coffee. Outside terrace with tables overlooking harbour. 20 minutes from Aberdeen - Oil Capital of Europe. ... more   less 
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Ship Hotel Stonehaven
Ship Inn Stonehaven, Scotland

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