From hearty breakfasts and splendid Sunday roasts to seafood platters and a wonderful selection of wines, The Ship is an idyllic spot for a family lunch or a catch up with friends.
What makes a stay at The Ship Inn unique?
Located in the heart of the historic East Sussex town of Rye, The Ship dates back to 1592. Originally built as a warehouse to store contraband seized from smugglers, it has certainly had a colourful past, which only adds to the pub’s charm.
What style cuisine is on offer at The Ship Inn?
Simple, pub classics with a contemporary twist, along with super fresh seafood platters, oysters and more. If you consider yourself a foodie, a trip to The Ship is most definitely in order.
What is the signature dish at The Ship Inn?
Rye Bay oyster and fresh seafood platters are always on offer, and always change depending on what the catch of the day is, always worth trying the pan-roasted hake, chorizo crust, Lyonnaise potatoes and rainbow chard.
What are the rooms and facilities on offer at The Ship Inn?
There are 11 boutique hotel rooms, starting from £79 per night, including the Hush Heath Suite which is ideal for families looking to getaway. All of the bedroom rates are inclusive of a full English breakfast to ensure a strong start the day, too. There are some dog-friendly rooms too, so the whole family can get away.
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Rye area?
The beautiful Camber Sands beach is a 10-minute drive from The Ship, which is located in the heart of Rye. There's also Rye Tennis Club, a whole host of shops and bars in the town as well as the hustle and bustle of Hastings, not too far away. Take a trip to Rye Castle museum, too.