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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia 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 1 week ago NEWvia 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 2 weeks ago 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
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The title says it all, really; we came here for the weekend as my fiancé was working nearby and thought it was absolutely lovely. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and helpful (particular hats off to Amy in the restaurant) and the location was beautiful. Food in the restaurant was well cooked and presented - it was also reasonably priced. The...

Thank Kelly C
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Thought we would try for ourselves seems the reviews online looked good, we also Fancied something a little different, We found a good deal online at £80 for 2 including breakfast. We were Greeted by a Friendly team of Staff who were all welcoming, pleasant and efficient. Our room was ready when we arrived and wee more then Happy to...

Thank Wendy69Laughton
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Location - just next to the outlet store so plenty of shops and restaurant to chose from Staff - lovely throughout including the deak, bar and restaurant Room - very clean, trendy and comfortable room - comfy beds, quilts and pillows, with a sizeable on suite (shower was the only let down) - watch out also as some rooms have...

Thank Timtyke
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 4 January 2017

this is our second stay, the rooms are really lovely but the breakfast is appalling. firstly we were greeted by a girl on reception who looked like she had just got out of bed, not looking good at all, I had avocado on 'sourdough', which was actually a piece of toasted white bread, it had cooked tomatoes on top which...

Thank Karenwade
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights, the room was a good size and modern. Breakfast was very good, for the money. Busy little place, at night but could hear nothing upstairs. Good beers and ales, I like the rebel ipa, but can only drink two. It does interesting food, not all pub gruby, but if you just want fish or pie...

Thank Colim R
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Well a 1 night stay and it was in a great location. The room was lovely and clean and very quirky. Really comfy bed and lovely sheets. The food in the evening was great too. Breakfast was tasty but not hot enough. The noise at 0620 by a lorry unloading may be an issue for people who don't want to...

Thank paultriple
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Stayed for two nights at this hotel, Check in was fast and efficient by nice friendly receptionist, room was spacious and comfortable, the only thing that let this hotel was the service at breakfast. On the second morning with only two tables to attend to we had to wait twenty minutes for breakfast to arrive, and then when it did...


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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: $152 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ship & Trades 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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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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