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Ship Inn

Piel Island
LA13 0QN

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 6.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 6.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 6.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 6.00 pm
Friday9.00 am - Midnight
Saturday9.00 am - Midnight
Sunday9.00 am - 6.00 pm

Meal Times

11 - 6 Mon - Thu
9am - Midnight Fri & Sat
9am - 6 Sun



About the Pub

Pub on Piel Island open from April to September which can be reached by passenger ferry from the lifeboat station at Roa Island (see website for prices and times) or by foot from Walney at low tide (be very careful!). Closed Mondays during term time. Check Facebook or phone 07516 453784 for other changes due to tides/weather! The landlord of the Ship Inn has for many years been referred to as the King of Piel. Beers from Ulverston brewery are branded King Stephen (Lonesome Pine) and Piel Princess (Laughing Gravy). Bus service 11 links Barrow-in-Furness with Ulverston via the coast road and calls at Roa Island.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Ulverston Laughing Gravy
  • Ulverston Lonesome Pine

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Ship Inn, Barrow-in-Furness


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    En suite.

  • Camping Camping Nearby on-site

    On the island.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Twice a month.

  • Smoking Smoking Area

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Ship Inn

Piel Island
LA13 0QN

Sat Nav Reference

54.065189, -3.174507


Enter the postcode LA13 0QN on your Sat Nav which will take you to Roa Island where you can catch the ferry. There is a free car park situated by Roa Island Boat Club. Passenger ferry from Roa Island, weather permitting.

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