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Enjoy an unforgettable seaside celebration at The Ship Inn in Havant, Hampshire, a charming restaurant, pub, and wedding venue. With a delightful patio, stunning waterside views, and a cosy interior, this venue boasts plenty of character to help enrich your special occasion. The Ship Inn was a warehouse in the 18th century but has since been lovingly updated as a space for gathering loved ones, enjoying hearty meals, and making memories.

Facilities and Capacity

Whether you are hosting an elaborate celebration or an intimate gathering, this venue has event spaces tailored to your needs. The entire first floor can host up to 70 guests for a seated meal and a further 30 guests for an evening reception. With maritime details, exposed wooden panelling and classic beams, this room has a warm and inviting atmosphere. You and your guests can enjoy beautiful views of Langston Harbour as you dine and dance. Outside, a gorgeous patio can be enjoyed in the fine weather. Alternatively, for more intimate gatherings, you can hire one side of the function space for a private and personalised evening.

Services Offered

The dedicated Events Manager at The Ship Inn will guide you through planning your event. They can introduce you to their range of sit-down and standing buffet options, featuring delicious food crafted from fresh, locally sourced ingredients. You and your guests can enjoy refreshing welcome drinks and creative canapes to kick-start your evening of enjoyment. Audio and visual equipment can also be arranged by contacting the events team.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Pub or restaurant
Coastal weddings
Outdoor license

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Entertainment licence
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Car parking
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