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    The Ship Inn

    High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock, England
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    2017-11-05 2017-11-06
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    • Excellent54%
    • Very good38%
    • Average4%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (28 reviews)
    “sister pub” (4 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
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    Nov 5Nov 6
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 11 July 2016

    Just back from weekend at the ship having been recommended by friend. Does everything it says on the tin but for a very small fee. Excellent staff, spotlessly clean, comfy bed and delicious brekie. Throw in fun pub quiz on Friday night and huge choice...More

    Thank Clareball47
    Response from Royston C, Owner at The Ship InnResponded 13 July 2016

    Thank you Claire for your kind review. Look forward to your return. Regards Caz Owner

    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    My partner and I decided to book a room at the Ship Inn whilst visiting Porlock last autumn. The Inn's sister establishment, known as the 'Bottom Ship' in Porlock Weir was holding a beer and music festival and it sounded fun. We'd used the Ship...More

    Thank Dave F
    Response from Royston C, Owner at The Ship InnResponded 8 July 2016

    Thank you so much for your kind review - it makes it easier for us when we have such wonderful customers and such well behaved dogs. Hopefully you will visit us again soon. Best regards Caroline Owner

    Reviewed 23 June 2016

    Four of us were warmly welcomed when we arrived for our overnight stay. We ate in the restaurant area of the pub and were very impressed with the food. The specials included baked mackerel with vegetables, and a whole dressed crab with salad - they...More

    Thank RevPaul
    Reviewed 1 June 2016

    We needed a short break to destress. The Top Ship certainly fits the bill. Excellent beers, very good food, comfortable rooms representing value for money. Great staff and even some of the locals recognized from previous visits.

    Thank Ian D
    Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

    Dog friendly. Professional, polite staff. Exquisite beer and food. The accommodation is very comfortable and clean. Situated in the idyllic village of Porlock, picturesque walks to Porlock Weir - where the "Bottom" Ship inn is situated ( same management) - Bossington , Horner, Dunkery Beacon...More

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    • 5
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    • Exmoor National Park >
    • Porlock
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    "Only 5 rooms,No 3 being the smallest - have previously stayed in No 5,perfect I believe the others,are a..."
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    "Most rooms are near the road, but we have never found it a problem."
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