Kent Region

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Ship Hotel

83 High Street
New Romney
TN28 8AZ
Emailmoc.liamg@tnaruatserdnaletohpihseht Telephone(01797) 362776
Real AleReal FireFamily FriendlyGardenAccommodationLunchtime MealsEvening MealsSeparate BarDisabled AccessGamesParkingSmokingRestaurantFunction RoomDog FriendlySports TVWiFi
Opening times: Mon–Sat 11:00-23:00; Sun 12:00-22:00

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Situated in the middle of the Cinque Port Town of New Romney on the coast road between Folkestone and Hastings, the Ship was built mainly of ship timbers about 1492 and was used for smuggling contraband from across the channel. At the height of the coaching era The Ship was an established coach halt being situated on the main Rye to Dover route, and is mentioned as a compulsory stop in the timetable of 1802. More recently In the 20th century the cellar was also used as a public air-raid shelter in World War II. Friday evenings is disco evening and there is a lock-up facility for bicycles. Friday night Disco At the height of the coaching era of the mid to late eighteenth century, The Ship was an established coach halt being situated on the main Rye to Dover route, and is mentioned as a compulsory stop in the timetable of 1802. More recently In the 20th century the cellar was also used as a public air-raid shelter in World War II.