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Torremolinos, Spain
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After reading the reviews we ate here last year and it was brilliant. On returning to Hawkshead with our daughter and husband, we booked a meal for Valentine's Day and told them they would not be disappointed.....sadly we were! After studying the menu, two of us chose the cod....only to be told they didn't have any left ( at 7...

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1Thank 92prague
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for my boyfriends birthday, we had the lovely four poster room. Everything was clean, tidy and comfortable. There was some noise that could be heard from the neighbouring rooms but nothing too bad. The staff were fantastic and made us feel very welcome. The breakfast was great, with a good selection.

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1Thank WJ-Cray
Manchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have had drinks here in the past in this cosy open fired hostelry but we hadn't eaten here before wow !!! The food was amazing we chose off the specials board .For our starter were the best cooked scallops ever. Accompanied by black pudding chorizo and a cauliflower purée . Our main meals also were fantastic chicken fajitas and...

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1Thank Judy T
Langholm, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

After taking a detour home from taking the children out for the day we stumbled upon this very quaint pub, was greeted with a warm welcome and a warm open log fire, staff were very friendly and couldn't do enough for us. Good selection on the menu also a good choice on the children's menu not just your usual of...

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2Thank Stuandkerry33
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Spent two nights at the Sun Inn Hawkshead and had excellent service, good food and the staff work very hard to make your stay enjoyable. I understand dogs are allowed into the pub area but not In restaurant or hotel rooms. Nice clean cosy room and comfortable beds would certainly go again

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2Thank Morag S
Liverpool
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We arrived in the late evening after a very long journey with lots of traffic. We had been informed by the hotel that if we did not arrive by 9pm there would be no chance of food. Given the quality of what we ate I wish we had missed this deadline. The room was small but fit for purpose. The...

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3Thank swanning_off
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with friends for a night away. The hotel is really accessible and right in the centre of the lovely village of Hawkshead. The staff were great and really friendly. Parking is in the main car park in Hawkshead but is free, and the hotel sort it out for you. The bar is really cozy with open fire and...

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1Thank Mike R
St Annes on Sea
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We stayed for 2 nights on a Groupon offer. We were welcomed by the manager, who carried my case up to room 7. The room was very clean and looked great but, unfortunately, the ceiling sloped so much that it made moving around the room difficult. The tea and coffee making facilities were under the eaves and you had to...

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2Thank Lorraine R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome from the minute we arrived with the manager helping us carry our bags to our room. We stayed in room 6 and it was lovely cosy and warm despite the cold temperatures outside. We ate in the hotel both nights as the food was fantastic highly recommended and all the staff can't do...

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1Thank candle23
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Stayed here on bonfire night with my partner. We were greeted by 2 members of staff who showed us straight to our room (Room 2) the 4 poster room, and it really is a lovely room. We more or less headed straight out to explore Hawkshead. We returned before 5pm in the hope of watching the rugby as we noticed...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the 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 open fires, historical wood paneling, exposed stone walls, and oak beams, and we pride ourselves on making all our guests feel at home. You will be warmly welcomed and our aim is to make your stay as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sun Inn

Address: Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Hawkshead
Price Range: $130 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sun Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Sun Hotel Hawkshead
Sun Inn Hawkshead, Lake District, Cumbria
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