We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveller (17)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (2)


The Ship Inn offers a very relaxed stay in beautiful surrounding for a total chill out time away. We are now closed for the winter season. Reopen in March.
Read more
Property amenities
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
7Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 32
  • 1
  • 5
  • 2
  • 0
Time of year
Traveller type
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Got a recommendation from a friend -it is very local but a while since we've been. The staff are very friendly and polite and the service quick and efficient. They have a set menu for Sunday roasts or you can order from the normal menu, but we were really looking for a good
Read more
Response from SophieBarrow, Manager at The Ship Inn
Responded 5 days ago
Hi sorry but this review is for the ship inn yarlside not Piel Island but we are glad you had a nice meal
Read more
Although not very glamorous to look at (especially on a damp & windy day) the food was great here. Fabulous fish and chips and mussels - huge portions. Then the best veggie breakfast I've ever had. Everyone very friendly too.
Read more
The staff here are brilliant, they make you feel like you have been here a hundred times over, even if it is your first! The food is delicious and is very reasonably priced, especially for the size of the servings. We had 2 boys with us both who had the “Scooby snack” burger, my
Read more
Response from SophieBarrow, General Manager at The Ship Inn
Responded 24 Jul 2018
Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased you enjoyed your trip and are returning for a sleep over.
Read more
The Ship Inn would quickly benefit from a change of tennancy. It's very pleasant in the bar. Not sure what the rooms are like. Toilet needed cleaning, no paper hand towels. There are plenty of young business people or a family who would raise the quality of the quesine.
Read more
Thank you to Sheila and Steve for a lovely stop over. We were here for a day and evening with family and friends. We had a lovely meal on Saturday evening in the pub, followed by great music and singing. Our room had a beautiful view towards Piel Castle and the sea, in the
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerDining Pool & Beach
cost of 2 double rooms feb 18
Sorry we will be closed for winter
0 votes
"As the Island is small all rooms have amazing views."
"We have never slept overnight."
"Room 3 has an excellent bed and bathroom"
"Room three has a view of the castle"
"No wifi but good O2 3G signal"
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictBarrow-in-Furness
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing