themed and fully residential The Olde Ship sits boldly above the tiny
fishing harbour of Seahouses. Historic as it is with its strong local
maritime connections, The Olde Ship continues to maintain its high
traditional standards in the face of changing modern trends.
Thoughtfully equipped, tastefully decorated bedrooms, realise our
recent harmonised rating of four stars. Popular bar foods include
locally caught sea produce, freshly made sandwiches, delicious homemade
soups and wholesome daytime meals that extend into the evenings.
conviviality of the customers and the friendly efficiency of our staff
make the Olde Ship Inn one of the most pleasant and memorable places to
stay. Indeed small through the Olde Ship is, we are modestly proud that
our inclusion in a number of varied nautical and international guides
in well founded and not without some little merit.
The main saloon bar has
tremendous character lit by stained glass windows and in winter by the
welcoming glow of an open fire.
|Adjoining the main bar is
another-snug, low beamed, "The Cabin". The pub is a veritable sea
museum. The scrubbed wooden floor is constructed from pine ships
decking while the walls are festooned with a wide variety of nautical
artefacts, model fishing boats and a replica of Seahouses lifeboat The
Grace Darling. Figure heads, diving helmets, pulling oars, fish
baskets, brandling irons, lamps, all add to the unique 'feel' of
circumstances that was only too prevalent many years ago. Overlooking
the Harbour is a newly developed beer garden with unrivalled views of
the boats and the Farne Islands.
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