The Old Ship Aground

Quay Street


Based on 0 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

See All 19 Photos
The Old Ship Aground-19 of 19 photos
tap to zoom

About the hotel


Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts Visa

Check-in Special Instructions

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

You need to know

  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQIA friendly).



With a stay at The Old Ship Aground in Minehead, you'll be in the historical district, just a 3-minute walk from Minehead Beach and 10 minutes by foot from Blenheim Gardens. This beach inn is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Dunster Beach and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Exmoor National Park.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Minehead Beach - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Blenheim Gardens - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Dunster Beach - 3 km / 1.8 mi
Exmoor National Park - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Dunster Dolls Museum - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Dunster Castle - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Dunster Working Watermill - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Allerford Museum - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
Holnicote Estate - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Exmoor Owl & Hawk Centre - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Bossington Beach - 9.7 km / 6.1 mi
Dovery Manor Museum - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Cleeve Abbey - 11.2 km / 7 mi
Greencombe Gardens - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
South West Coast Path Section 1 Trailhead - 12.6 km / 7.8 mi

The preferred airport for The Old Ship Aground is Cardiff International Airport (CWL) - 174.4 km / 108.3 mi


Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary English breakfast is included.


Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 12 guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards.


This smoke-free inn was built in 1911.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Non-smoking hotel


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Non-smoking hotel
Front desk services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Does The Old Ship Aground offer free breakfast?

    No, The Old Ship Aground does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does The Old Ship Aground have non-smoking rooms

    No, The Old Ship Aground doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does The Old Ship Aground provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does The Old Ship Aground have a swimming pool?

    No, The Old Ship Aground does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does The Old Ship Aground have free Wi-Fi?

    No, The Old Ship Aground does not offer free Wi-Fi.

Book Hotels in Minehead

Top Hotels

Top Flights