The Ship Inn

290 Westferry road, Canary WharfLondonE14 3AGUnited Kingdom
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About The Ship Inn

The Ship Inn is a traditional Victorian pub in the Isle of Dogs. Located in London’s Docklands, this pub hotel is just a 6-10 minute walk from the Docklands Light Railway into the city and close to the tube.

Each room comes equipped with a flat-screen TV. Complimentary toiletries, bathrobes and slippers as well as hairdryers are provided for every guest. Each room also comes with a tea and coffee making service.

The pub offers free Wi-Fi throughout as well as garden for guests. Public parking is available nearby.

The Ship Inn serves pub classics, featuring daily specials as well as real ales, lagers, wines and other spirits.

The pub is a 3-minute walk from the Thames River and 3.2 kilometres from Billingsgate Market. The o2 Arena in Greenwich is approximately a 14-minute drive.


290 Westferry road, Canary Wharf, London, E14 3AG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(20)75319556 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

Rooms have character.

Guests liked the clean and functional rooms, as well as the high standard of the furnishings and rated their stay very highly. Many loved the lively, traditional pub on premises, and noted the strength of Wi-Fi throughout the building.

Wonderful amenities.

Guests loved the free bathrobe and slippers, the huge pillows and the large, comfortable beds. They also raved about the nostalgic charm throughout. The generous breakfasts found in the en-suite refrigerators every morning were a hit with most. Although t

Close to transportation.

The pub is a 10-minute walk to Island Garden tube stop and convenient to the MudChute DLR station. Many guests specifically noted the proximity to central London and Canary Wharf as a big plus.

Negative Reviews

Stairs are steep.

The pub’s stairs are tough to negotiate, even without luggage. Several guests noted difficulties in doing so.

The curtains aren’t great.

Several guests noted that the curtains in the rooms were not fitted properly to the windows and could not effectively block out light. A couple of guests also felt that while the bathroom had window blinds, they would have felt more comfortable with frost

A few odd smells and old breakfasts.

Several guests noted that despite the fact that the bathrooms were clean, sinks and bathing facilities could smell slightly of sewage. While overall, guests loved the convenience and quality of the breakfast provided in the room refrigerators, more than a

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 10 reviews across the web
8.3 /10
8.3 out of 10 based on 10 reviews