Overview of The Ship Motel

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4.1 / 5Very Good
121 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping



Popular LocationScenic View Park4 min walk
Popular LocationHeart Island19 min drive
RestaurantAdmirals' Inn1 min walk
RestaurantJreck Subs2 min walk
AirportWatertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.)39 min drive

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  • Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Room, Accessible

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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About this area

Alexandria Bay

Located in Alexandria Bay, The Ship Motel is in the business district. Boldt Castle and Rock Island Lighthouse State Park are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Thousand Islands National Park and Schooner Island.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Scenic View Park - 4 min walk
  • Heart Island - 19 min drive
  • Boldt Castle - 19 min drive
  • Mary Island State Park - 21 min drive
  • St. Lawrence Islands National Park - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Gananoque Station - 32 min drive
  • Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.) - 39 min drive


  • Admirals' Inn - 1 min walk
  • Jreck Subs - 2 min walk
  • Korner Pizza - 2 min walk
  • Josie's Pizza - 2 min walk
  • Dancing Dog Bar & Nightclub - 2 min walk

About this property

The Ship Motel

Motel with free parking, near Boldt Castle
This smoke-free motel features coffee/tea in a common area, a garden and free self-parking. WiFi in public areas is free. All 31 rooms offer free WiFi, premium bedding and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find free local calls and free toiletries.
The Ship Motel offers 31 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free toiletries and blackout curtains. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.
This Alexandria Bay motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in January 2017.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

Coffee/tea in a common area


No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)




If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking


Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Premium bedding


Free toiletries
Shower/bathtub combination


TV channels
Flat-screen TV
Premium channels


Free local calls



Check-in between 7 AM and 11 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between 04 November and 12 May.


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American Express

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Property is also known as

Ship Motel Alexandria Bay
Ship Motel
Ship Alexandria Bay
Ship Hotel Alexandria Bay
The Ship Hotel Alexandria Bay
The Ship Motel Motel
The Ship Motel Alexandria Bay
The Ship Motel Motel Alexandria Bay

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Ship Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Ship Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Ship Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Ship Motel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Ship Motel?
Check-in is from 7 AM to 11 PM.
What time is check-out at The Ship Motel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this motel located?
Situated in the entertainment district, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Cornwall Brothers Museum and River Hospital. Schooner Island is 3 mi (4.8 km) away.

Guest reviews

Very Good
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Rooms were clean. Easy check in consisting COVID-19.

Stayed 1 night in May 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

location is convenient for most of alexander bay activities ect.

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Great spot in downtown Alexandria Bay

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019