The Ship Inn

5 Shore Head



Based on 555 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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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
  • No onsite parking is available
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and debit cards; cash is not accepted
  • Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Check-in Special Instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. The host will greet guests on arrival.

Minimum Age


You need to know

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK).



With a stay at The Ship Inn in Stonehaven, you'll be on the waterfront, just a 1-minute walk from Stonehaven Tolbooth and 15 minutes by foot from Stonehaven Outdoor Pool. This beach inn is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Dunnottar Castle and 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from RSPB Fowlsheugh.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Stonehaven Tolbooth - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Stonehaven Outdoor Pool - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Dunnottar Castle - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
RSPB Fowlsheugh - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Storybook Glen - 16 km / 10 mi
Duthie Park Winter Gardens - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi
Robert Gordon University - 23.4 km / 14.5 mi
Crathes Castle and Gardens - 23.8 km / 14.8 mi
Johnston Gardens - 23.9 km / 14.8 mi
Aberdeen Music Hall - 23.9 km / 14.9 mi
Gordon Highlanders Museum - 24 km / 14.9 mi
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral - 24.2 km / 15 mi
Union Terrace Gardens - 24.3 km / 15.1 mi
Union Square Shopping Centre - 24.4 km / 15.2 mi
Aberdeen Maritime Museum - 24.6 km / 15.3 mi

The preferred airport for The Ship Inn is Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) - 29.2 km / 18.2 mi


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the inn's coffee shop/café. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 9:30 AM.


Stay in one of 11 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


This property is closed from December 15 2020 to February 28 2021 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Smoking area

  • Restaurant

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Smoking area
Front desk services
  • Luggage storage
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Café
  • Restaurant
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Does The Ship Inn offer free breakfast?

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

  • Does The Ship Inn have non-smoking rooms

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

  • Does The Ship Inn provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does The Ship Inn have a swimming pool?

    No, The Ship Inn does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does The Ship Inn have free Wi-Fi?

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

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