The Olde Ship Inn

“Lots of character at this nautically-themed inn, a genuinely warm feel” - AA Inspector

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SEAHOUSES, NORTHUMBERLAND

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Our Inspector's view

Under the same ownership since 1910, this friendly inn overlooks the harbour and is full of character. Lovingly maintained, its sense of history is evident in the amount of nautical memorabilia on display. Public areas include a character bar, a cosy snug, a restaurant and a guests' lounge. The individual bedrooms are smartly presented. Two separate buildings contain executive apartments, all with sea views.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

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4 Gold Star Award: Premier Collection
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4 Star Guest Accommodation
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4 Star Inn
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Silver Award accolade
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Dinner Award
The Olde Ship Inn
SEAHOUSES, NE68 7RD
Phone : 01665 720200

Features

Rooms
  • Rooms 18
  • Bedrooms ground: 4
Children
  • High chairs
  • Children's portions or menu
Facilities
  • Free TV
  • Direct Dial
  • Wifi
  • Lounge without TV
  • Open parking
Accessibility
  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
Weddings
  • Maximum number of guests: f
Food
  • Dinner Served

About the area

Discover Northumberland

If it’s history you’re after, there’s heaps of it in Northumberland. On Hadrian’s Wall you can imagine scarlet-cloaked Roman legionaries keeping watch for painted Pictish warriors while cursing the English weather and dreaming of home. Desolate battlefield sites and hulking fortresses such as Alnwick, Dunstanburgh, Bamburgh and Warkworth are reminders that this, until not so very long ago, was a contested border region. The ruins of Lindisfarne bear witness to the region’s early Christian history.

Northumberland also has some of Britain’s best beaches. On summer days, and even in winter, you’ll see surfers and other brave souls making the most of the coast. Inland, there are some great walks and bike rides in the dales of the Cheviot Hills and the Simonsides – just hilly enough to be interesting, without being brutally steep. There's dramatic scenery in the High Pennines, where waterfalls plunge into deep valleys, and there are swathes of heather-scented moorland. Northumberland National Park covers over 400 square miles of moorland and valleys with clear streams and pretty, stone-built villages. It’s just the place for wildlife watching too. You’ll find flocks of puffins, guillemots and other seabirds around the Farne Islands, and seals and dolphins offshore.

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