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The Sun Hotel

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Near Walna Scar Road, Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
+44 15394 41248
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Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Near Walna Scar Road, Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub with a good selection of ales. Dog friendly and great service. Menu offered a good selection of meals and food was nice!! Would recommend!

Thank Megalomaniac74
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great place for a drink and chill after a Ghyll Scramble in Church Beck, which is just above the hotel. Decent range of drinks, not sure of the prices as someone else was paying. We sat outside at the end of August, enjoying the scenery...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We stumbled across The Sun after a nice walk. The inside is old world pub which is nice, the conservatory looks nice as well. We sat outside, enjoyed a pint with the chickens which entertained and flapjack pillaged us for half an hour which was...More

Thank Duderoo1975
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful pub conveniently located for a restorative dinner after a good walk. Plenty of space and a good mix of locals and tourists. I winced slightly as I saw another large group in front of us but was not a problem. Our food for 9...More

Thank WillB2000
Reviewed 19 October 2017

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 13 October 2017

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 25 September 2017

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 17 September 2017 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
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31 July 2015|
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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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