The Ship Inn

1 Fleet Street, Gatehouse-of-Fleet



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  • 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
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards, and cash

Check-in Special Instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Minimum Age


You need to know

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


General description

The refurbished Ship Inn is operating as a bed and breakfast with a Wine and Whisky bar located in the heart of Galloway. It has fully modernised bedroom suites with a wide breakfast choice and a bar selling an extensive selection of whiskies wines and real ales.This property is stylish and comfortable and has a high standard of service.The bed and breakfast is set in the village of Gatehouse of Fleet amid beautiful countryside. The National Cycle Route 7 passes close to the village.


With a stay at The Ship Inn in Castle Douglas, you'll be a 3-minute walk from Mill on the Fleet and 14 minutes by foot from Cardoness Castle. This 4-star inn is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Cally Gardens and 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from Mossyard Beach.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mill on the Fleet - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Cardoness Castle - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Cally Gardens - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Mossyard Beach - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Cairn Holy Chambered Cairn - 11.2 km / 7 mi
Castle Haven Bay - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Stewartry Museum - 14.1 km / 8.8 mi
The Whitehouse Gallery - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Greyfriars Episcopal Church - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi
Kirkandrews Bay - 14.8 km / 9.2 mi
MacLellan's Castle - 14.9 km / 9.3 mi
Tolbooth - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi
Broughton House - 15.3 km / 9.5 mi
Brighouse Bay - 16 km / 9.9 mi
Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park - 16.5 km / 10.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Glasgow International Airport (GLA) - 155.4 km / 96.6 mi
Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick) - 101.2 km / 62.9 mi


Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 9 AM and on weekends from 8 AM to 10 AM.


Stay in one of 10 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


This smoke-free inn features hiking/biking trails nearby.

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Front desk

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Non-smoking hotel
Front desk services
  • Front desk
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
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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