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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (3)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“the pub”(53 reviews)
“poster room”(5 reviews)
“modern bathroom”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Air Conditioning
Pool
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
4 Star Hotel
Located in the charming un-spoilt village of Hawkshead, our lovely 17th Century Inn has everything to offer those looking for an ideal break or holiday away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Sun Inn will instantly charm you. It has a wealth of original features including...
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Location and contact
Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NT, England
16 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely place, plenty to do & see around & about. Live music on a Friday, free parking, room V. Clean, comfy bed, food excellent, staff very helpful, highly recommend, looking forward to been out & about today

Thank Jayne T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place along with the other 3 pubs in the village while the world cup was on and this was the pick of the bunch. Good food, friendly staff and a good mix of locals and visitors which made for a great atmosphere. Would...More

Thank Gareth D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed one evening at the Sun Inn and was pleasantly surprised and a little disappointed that I had not visited here on my previous visits. Nice room, very clean, comfy bed, what more do you need after a days walking or travelling. I am always...More

Thank Teyrn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

booked a table for six people a few days before as we know it gets very busy. Were seated in the restaurant area off the main bar area. The service was excellent from start to finish from all of the staff. The food was above...More

Thank zztavy
Response from suninnHawkshead, Front Office Manager at Sun Inn HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello zztavy, Thank you so much for this amazing review! I will pass on your comments to all staff and chefs. It is lovely to read that you enjoyed your meal with us and I hope we can welcome you back very soon. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely quaint inn with a beautifully decorated room and modern bathroom. There was tea and coffee making facilities in the room and with biscuits each day. Free parking in the nearby car park and a well cooked full English breakfast each morning. We stayed a...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
Questions & Answers
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wilcobits
9 January 2018|
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Response from melvyno | Reviewed this property |
Think so, but probably best to ring or email the hotel to check.
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harvey1232017
25 November 2017|
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Response from suninnHawkshead | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed only in the bar area. Thank you
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lynsey s
7 November 2017|
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Response from Andy R | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry i can’t answer your question as we didn’t take our dog. You’d be better ringing the hotel direct and asking them.
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Room Tips
"wifi is a bit spasmodic at times."
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"Very quiet"
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"We only had a meal there ,wish I had my money back"
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"Rooms on top floor have very limited headroom, so don't go for no. 7"
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