From 3rd October 2017 The Ship Inn is under new ownership. Over the coming weeks we'll be making a few changes, but rest assured you'll still enjoy the same great welcome, food & drinks and all bought to you by the same great team.

The Ship Inn is a friendly family pub and dining room, with ten individually designed hotel rooms. Located in the heart of the historic East Sussex town of Rye, The Ship Inn is a hub for locals and visitors alike.

We are open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner serving locally sourced seasonal food and offer a wide range of beers, wines and spirits served with flair and enthusiasm.

From Monday next week, four out of our ten rooms will be dedicated to man’s best friend, and the remainder for those who want to be a rover without Rover in tow. We’ll be changing our booking page too, in the next few days, but in the meantime if you have a dog and you want a room, The Ship Inn is the place to be.

Opening times

Monday-Saturday 8am-11pm
Sunday 8am-10pm

Food available all day everyday

Breakfast from 8am
Lunch 12pm-3pm
Bar Snacks 3pm-6pm
Dinner 6pm-9.30pm (Sundays 9pm)

Events & Functions

The Ship Inn is available to hire for all the usual occasions - wedding receptions, birthday parties, corporate events etc. We have a beautiful first floor function room with it's own bar which can comfortably seat 45-50 guests.

We appreciate each event is unique and special so avoid a one size fits all approach - let us know what you would like and we will tailor something to meet your needs. Prices for buffets start from £15 per head and from £25 per head for a 3-course dining menu. Room hire fees vary depending on the time of the year, the day of the weeknd the numbers in the group.

For more information or to chat to a member of the team please call 01797 229256

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The Ship Inn, The Strand
Rye East Sussex, TN31 7DB

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