Coastal Autumn Offer 3 for 2


Enjoy three nights stay at the Ship for the price of two.


Stay with us this Autumn and experience the Ship’s warmest hospitality.

Feel the leaves crunch under your feet and watch the trees turn from green to gold.
Explore beautiful Brancaster beach, enjoy local, seasonal produce, and get inspired by a rich heritage.

Room available to check-in from 4:00 pm. Unforgettable Norfolk breakfast awaits you each morning.

Four-legged friends are welcome in all of our nine bedrooms.

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Welcome to The Ship Hotel at Brancaster

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Welcome to The Ship Hotel, Brancaster


Set in the heart of the Norfolk coastal village of Brancaster, The Ship Hotel is a boutique hotel, bar and restaurant offering excellent dining and unforgettable stays.

We can guarantee delicious local and seasonal food, finest selection of Wines, Beers, Cocktails & over 40 Gins to try including our very own Ship’s Black Diamond Premium Gin.

You can make a Bedroom or a Table reservation through our website.

Our Garden boasts 18 large tables which are completely dog friendly.

 All outdoor tables are available on a first come, first served basis and are not available to book

Kindly note, we accept Card Payments Only.

For reservations and enquiries please email to:

We look forward to welcoming you to The Ship Hotel.

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Our Bedrooms

The Creakes

Rooms 1 & 2 ”The Creakes” Classic Family Suite

Comprised of the North Creake and the South Creake rooms, this suite of rooms is perfect for a family of four.

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North Creake

Room 1 ”North Creake” Classic Room

A classic bedroom featuring a king-size bed, an over-bath power shower and plenty of light from it’s front facing perspective.

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South Creake

Room 2 ”South Creake”Classic Room

A front-facing first floor room featuring a zip-up King Size bed. Perfect for Double or Twin stays. The en-suite features a walk in shower.

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Room 3 ”Titchwell” Deluxe Room

This first floor deluxe room features a super king size bed perfect for Double or Twin Stays, Single Chair Bed,

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Room 4 ”Holkham” Junior Suite

A truly luxurious room featuring a super king-size bed, double sofa bed, roll top bath, walk-in shower and plenty of space. It’s a front facing room with an abundance of light.

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The Marshes

Rooms 5 & 6 ”The Marshes”Deluxe Family Suite

Comprised of the Thornham and the Brancaster rooms, this suite of rooms is perfect for a family of four, five or six.

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Room 5 ”Thornham” Deluxe Room

Featuring a beautiful antique Super king size bed and single chair bed. This rear facing room offers comfort for your stay in Brancaster. Also features a skylight making the room feel light and airy.

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Room 6 ”Brancaster” Deluxe Room

The super king-size zip up bed, single chair bed and skylight makes this one of our most luxurious roomy rooms. Beautifully appointed and perfect for family of three or double or twin stays.

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Room 7 ”Starboard” Classic Room

This second floor attic room has an en-suite bathroom including bath. It is a front facing room, bringing an abundance of sunlight into the space. This room also features a king size bed, ideal for double or twin stays & single day bed.

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Bedrooms at The Ship Hotel

Room 8 ”Port” Classic Room

A stylish room on the second floor. Back facing with a power shower over the bath, exposed beams, a double bed and oodles of charm.

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Captain’s Cabin

Room 9 ”Captain’s Cabin” Junior Suite

This is one of our most luxurious rooms. Very spacious and located on the second floor. This room features a king-size bed, a roll top bath and separate shower cubicle, as well as a Double Sofa Bed.

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Bar & Restaurant

Serving Lunch & Dinner daily, our Restaurant & Bar offer locally sourced produce & Seasonal Menus in historic surroundings. We are dog-friendly too, so feel free to pop in for a bite to eat with your canine companion!

The Bar also serves a selection of locally Brewed Ales,

Along with a Selection of over 40 Gins including our own Black Diamond Gin, Cocktails & an excellent Curated Wine Selection.


Superb stay.

Thanks to Marcus,Seb, the chef and the breakfast team (don’t know their names) and to Liam the Local !! Beautiful hotel. Rooms just lovely. Everything you need in them. Food delicious and perfectly presented .all stagg incredibly polite and competent. Nothing was too much trouble. couldn’t fault a thing. Thank you. We’ll be back in the future.

Tripadvisor March 2023

Lovely cheeky little getaway!

What a lovely experience! We booked last minute for Saturday night and what a treat it was! Our room was spacious and very well equipped, even for our two Labradors who were spoilt rotten. Scrupulously clean and comfy dog beds, their own towels, water bowl and treats were waiting for them. The humans were well looked after too! Without exception, the staff were a delight, lovely atmosphere amongst them on a busy Saturday night, obviously a great team! Dinner was lovely and service efficient. Breakfast was delicious! (oh and the dogs loved the sausages!). Lovely walks from the door down to the beach to work up an appetite… what more could we ask for!

Tripadvisor March 2023


Amazing food and amazing staff! We love the ship and will be back next month

Tripadvisor February 2023


Excellent service, food and atmosphere. A great evening and the gin was spectacular!

Tripadvisor February 2023

Fantastic seafood

We booked a table for 4 and a dog for 8.30 , when we arrived the car park was very busy and there seemed to be a lot of teenagers wondering around ? On entering the restaurant/ bar area we were greeted and showed to our table , we were in the map room it was busy but had a really nice atmosphere
Food was amazing all the seafood was fresh well cooked and tasty my daughter had the house burger which the waitress informed us that the bun was charcoal burned and not to be alarmed as it comes out black , it didn’t look appealing but it was soft and my daughter (12) really enjoyed it but the heads up really helped
The whole evening was lovely but the teenagers that kept wondering around and just being annoying were the only fault ,they were from some tennis tournament apparently and had given staff some grief when questioned on there age ! Anyway don’t let that put you off it didn’t us I’d just like those in charge of the brats to see this ! Thankyou to all the staff for making our evening an enjoyable one and we will be back for more amazing food

Tripadvisor August 2022

Good food and lovely staff

We had lovely 1st Wedding Anniversary at The Ship Restaurant. Really good menu, food was lovely Seb, Marcus and the team were superb ! Thank you so much for a fabulous evening, we will be back 🙂
Tripadvisor June 2022
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