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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
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All reviewsthe north norfolk coastbrancaster beachroll top baththe pubfresh milkfish and chipsspecials boardsea basssunday roastour room was spaciousspent two nightsmain coursepuddingcouple of nightsone night staycar parklovely food
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrific, tasty lunch with good portions - pleasant service (but watch out for overcharging - a simple mistake I'm sure), a nice atmosphere with walkers, dogs, locals and visitors alike. Characterful old village pub brought up to date with stylish menus.

1  Thank TheNorfolkBroad
Response from ChrisCoubrough, Owner at The Ship HotelResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit. And it will be a simple mistake I can assure you. We don't do 'overcharging'. Thanks for posting.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location, dedicated parking, atmosphere, service and meal quality are really excellent. This is a great base for this part of Norfolk and I would happily make this a regular place to stay if I had the money. There are also nice touches such as...More

Thank simono1958
Response from ChrisCoubrough, Owner at The Ship HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Simon. There's not much I can do about the locals - one man's "noisy locals" is another's atmospheric bar, and the rooms are the size they are because it's an old building and I'd rather retain the character than rip it to pieces. Having...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at this hotel The staff are a highlight especially the girl who checked us in and was on hand throughout our stay quite a little dynamo who went out of her way to be helpful Nice clean room on the...More

Thank James G
Response from ChrisCoubrough, Owner at The Ship HotelResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your stay James. I'm still trying to find out who my "little dynamo" is! Thanks for posting :)

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Kasia and her team gave us a wonderful birthday Sunday lunch, catering for ages 7 to something older! We were looked after really well and we all had a fabulous day. Even the dog was happy. There is always a warm welcome here and a...More

Thank sally33n
Response from ChrisCoubrough, Owner at The Ship HotelResponded 1 week ago

I love hearing about family meals out which everyone enjoys. I'm glad Kasia and her team were able to make your day special. Come back soon.

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

You can walk to the fabulous Brancaster beach from the hotel. The staff are very welcoming and friendly and the whole place has a lovely relaxed atmosphere. The rooms are all individually designed. We’ve stayed many times and never been disappointed with our room. The...More

Thank Pipsmum999
Response from ChrisCoubrough, Owner at The Ship HotelResponded 1 week ago

Lovely to hear you and the spaniels enjoyed your latest stay. Thanks for taking time out to post such lovely feedback.

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Free Parking
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US$125 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$125 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from CotswoldChris | Reviewed this property |
Hi I think it's 12 noon but you can pay extra for a later check out time
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Painterman2014
9 March 2016|
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Response from Abegreytop | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely in the bar and "The Chart Room" at the rear of the pub.We were in there last week with our two dogs.
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bargepoleLongWhatton
24 February 2015|
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Response from R21LW | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is no lift, steep stairs to access the bedrooms on the first floor.. If you are looking for ground floor accessible rooms in that area I would be happy to assist you as have stayed in some other wonderful places... More
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"Some say 1st floor by road should be avoided, but you may also not want to have 2 sets of stairs. One room..."
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"Room 7 small but very quiet at the top of the Hotel."
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"no views from rear but place close to beach"
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"Hotel is on the main A149 which can be a busy road, so you can request a rear room for less traffic noise"
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