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The Sun Hotel

$$ - $$$, British,
Near Walna Scar Road, Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
+44 15394 41248
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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Near Walna Scar Road, Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The meal was very good, but quite pricey compared to other restaurants in the area. The food was worth waiting for but did take a long time to arrive, at least half an hour.

Thank Stephen453
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had three dinners at the Sun Hotel during our stay in the Lakes District! Set on a quiet lane within a short walk from the heart of Coniston, the Sun Hotel offers good british pub fare with flair and originality. The menu is varied and...More

Thank Jean V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend told us to go here for food, so we did. I have to say I am still wondering why he told us to go! Interior was a mix of old traditional pub to an open conservatory, also nice area outside with plenty tables....More

Thank JoJoLizard
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a long days walking we were pleased to fall into a warm welcome and traditional pub. The staff were engaging and the menu was extensive. In fact it was very difficult to decide. We all have very different meals and all thoroughly enjoyed. The...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay in room 4 with my dog.hotel is very old fashioned but works well in its setti g which is beautiful.lovely views over coniston village and the mountains.room was clean but basic and bathroom was large with a nice...More

Thank aliceLancashire
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Food ok, a bit slow to arrive and plates rather cold which means food goes cold before you finish eating.

Thank Kiteflyer1471
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Had a three night stay , friendly staff helpful and polite . The food was great breakfast and evening menu meals . Stayed in twin room 4 beds really comfortable , clean with a good sized bathroom . Great value for price will be back...More

Thank jmarchantjen
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place and dog friendly. Nice staff and service. Going back to eat tomorrow......fingers crossed.

Thank Mergarland
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Called in after a day climbing easy Gully on Dow Crag. We were hoping for Sunday lunch and were very please to find that they were just about to begin serving at 17.30 so we're were first to order the Sunday lunch. It arrived promptly...More

Thank charlie_pigeon
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Hidden up the back street off the high street. Has a children's play area and outdoor seating which grabs the afternoon sun

Thank Heather G
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31 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 1jeff | Reviewed this property |
The question was not for me as this is not my review
frank b
28 April 2015|
Response from Andy C | Reviewed this property |
I have just been to the Sun , and there were 2 or 3 dogs in the eating area near the bar, and 2 more in another room. Unfortunate smell of wet dog, but yes, pets seem to be welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Walna Scar Road, Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Duddon Valley  >  Coniston
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 41248
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