Welcome to Morwellham and the Ship Inn
for camping - riverside pub
The village of Morwellham was once a thriving port with copper ore mined from its George & Charlotte mine being shipped throughout Europe. Morwellham now forms the Eastern Gateway to the Cornwall & West Devon Mining landscape UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Ship Inn, is an 18th Century riverside pub situated in the centre of Morwellham village alongside the River Tamar. The Inn offers a fine selection of local ales, & cider from our own brewery and orchards, with home cooked food, sourced from our farm & local suppliers.
Customers to the Ship Inn are free to arrive by Road or River and explore the centre of the village, including the pottery, brewery, Victorian school playground and Shop where they can purchase our own pottery, beer, cider. gifts and locally produced ice cream.
If you're eyeing a break in this leafy part of Devon, Morwellham provides camping and caravan pitches in our village or campers also have the option to pitch up on the banks of The River Tamar. For more details, availability and booking online please click here.
Unfortunately we will not be opening our Heritage Museum and hands on activities this year due to social distancing restrictions. However Morwellham Quay is receiving lifeline grant from the Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund and for details on this and how the grant is to be invested please click here.
If you wish to take up the unique opportunity to stay in our Village we are offering Camping and Caravan pitches.