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The Ship and Castle Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two couples stayed three nights for New Years Eve celebrations. 29th Dec until 1st Jan Hotel is in a fantastic position in the heart of St Mawes. Perfectly placed to watch the three lots of fire works let off from around the harbour or watch...More

1  Thank KJH76
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, We are so glad that we got your New Year off to a flying start. It was a pleasure to open our doors early, I recall you enjoying a rather exclusive table in your very own sea view restaurant! Service...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a 5 day shearings break at the beginning of December 2017 and were not disappointed. We had a lovely updated room partially overlooking the harbour & the village. The Hotel was very good for a 3 star & kept spotless even...More

2  Thank Theresa P
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind comments in what is the last review of 2017, what a way to end the year! Stuart does indeed deserve a mention, its a vital ingredient to have a personable tour driver and Stuart ticks all the boxes....More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Manager and staff excellent at this lovely hotel, always very friendly and helpful. Bedroom very clean and comfortable with excellent facilities. Food was the best we have had in many years of coach travelling tours, our waiter Poitr always had a very welcoming smile he...More

Thank pauline w
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review, All the staff have worked hard to ensure that the standards you saw have been mirrored for all our guests in 2017. Here's to 2018 when we look forward to welcoming you back with a smile. Kind...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We upgraded room and had a superb view over the harbour . The food is wonderful and the chef and their team are to be congratulated on such great meals . Our room was small but had been updated so was very nice and comfortable...More

2  Thank Gillian W
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you for your comments, I'm so glad that we could share the outstanding scenery with you. I must agree that the view from that room is unsurpassed, particularly at this time of year when the winter morning sun lights up the water and casts...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017

Impressed from the minute I booked in at reception. Had a great room 209 facing the river so fantastic views. Very clean and beautifully decorated. Superb meals with a good choice for breakfast and evening meals. Didn't take advantage of the packed lunches but everyone...More

1  Thank Lanzagal
Response from Laurie S, General Manager at The Ship and Castle HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Wow! what a great read, It's really nice when the team pull together and everything goes like clockwork in the background, whilst you enjoy all the delights our hotel and village has to offer. I will pass your kind comments on, praised well deserved will...More

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taichitilly
11 August 2017|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't answer the question on room choice with a numbered room, some of the rooms have a sea view, the one I stayed in doesn't, but was still a nice room. Parking is limited in this area, and legal street parking is the... More
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HARRYDAVERCHI
30 October 2016|
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Response from MattReed123 | Property representative |
We served a wide variety of Bottles Cornish real ales sourced from Skinner's Brewery in Truro. There is a hair dryer supplied in each room. Regards Matt Reed Assistant Manager The Ship & Castle Hotel
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lynn t
13 March 2016|
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Response from BALI2007BALI | Reviewed this property |
I was on a Shearings Holiday at the time and did not really take a note of the road numbers or direction from St Mawes.
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"218 had a small shower cubical. Some rooms only had a bath with hand shower so ask if a shower is important..."
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