We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Sun Inn Hotel

    Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NT, England
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (42)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good34%
    • Average10%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (52 reviews)
    “both nights” (11 reviews)
    “four poster” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    24 Dec25 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Hawkshead hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b4f4b700705540b3b32036f131f82818", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":295034,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"b4f4b700705540b3b32036f131f82818","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Sun Inn Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImI0ZjRiNzAwNzA1NTQwYjNiMzIwMzZmMTMxZjgyODE4IiwiQUlLIjoiM2ZiODA3Y2I0NGFjNDU0NDk0ODQxYmUzNmI5NDNjMGEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "24/12/2017", "checkOut": "25/12/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (346)
    There are newer reviews for Sun Inn Hotel
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    91 - 95 of 344 reviews

    Reviewed 1 February 2015

    Just got home after a group of us stayed this weekend. Lovely rooms, lovely food and most importantly lovely staff. I would not hesitate to recommend to anyone. Great location, and looking forward to booking our next stay.

    1  Thank Linsey_Cwiklinski
    Reviewed 18 January 2015

    Never taken to reviewing before, but I'm still angry at my treatment by staff at The Sun 12 hours after checking out, so... Arrived for 1 night stay at 8pm after 10 hour journey in snow from Devon. When shown to my room I was...More

    2  Thank Rob C
    Reviewed 2 January 2015

    We visited the Sun on New Year's Eve. Or rather we walked in and quickly retreated. I have fond memories of the Sun Inn and maybe that's the trouble, I was nostalgic for the warm country pub with character and charm I could remember but...More

    1  Thank zakattack19
    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    Went to the Ship Inn for the NYE celebrations, tbh was expecting to be looked after better we arrived on the 30th Dec to one bar staff on waited felt like the whole pub was staring anyway finally was shown to our room which was...More

    Thank lindaluo
    Reviewed 18 December 2014 via mobile

    We did not stay here or eat. But we saw that they had a singer on on the Friday night and thought we would pay a visit. Nice place but not alot of room for the singer and audience. The singer was excellent and the...More

    Thank johnpurps
    Cragwood Country House Hotel
    1,044 reviews
    #2 of 20 hotels in Windermere
    4.6 km
     
    Windermere Boutique Hotel
    342 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Windermere
    5.7 km
     
    Merewood Country House Hotel
    809 reviews
    #7 of 20 hotels in Windermere
    5.1 km
     
    Briery Wood Country House Hotel
    649 reviews
    #8 of 20 hotels in Windermere
    5 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$105 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Travelocity, Expedia, Booking.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Hotels.com and Evoline ltd so you can book your Sun Inn Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside >
    • Hawkshead
    • Also Known As
    • Sun Hotel Hawkshead ,
    • Sun Inn Hawkshead ,
    • Sun Inn Hotel Hawkshead, Lake District
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (42)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (31)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all Hawkshead Hotels
    Cragwood Country House Hotel
    1,044 reviews
    4.59 km away
     
    Merewood Country House Hotel
    809 reviews
    5.12 km away
     
    Windermere Boutique Hotel
    342 reviews
    5.69 km away
     
    Briery Wood Country House Hotel
    649 reviews
    4.98 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Sun Inn Restaurant
    581 reviews
    .00 km away
    Queen's Head Restaurant
    800 reviews
    .07 km away
    Poppi Red
    436 reviews
    .03 km away
    The Sun Tea Rooms
    385 reviews
    .01 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Beatrix Potter Gallery
    483 reviews
    .11 km away
    Hawkshead Grammar School
    108 reviews
    .05 km away
    The Cocoa Bean Company
    83 reviews
    .06 km away
    The Fitzwilliam Gallery
    13 reviews
    .05 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    harvey1232017
    24 November 2017|
    Answer
    Response from suninnHawkshead | Property representative |
    Dogs are allowed only in the bar area. Thank you
    -1
    Votes
    lynsey s
    7 November 2017|
    Answer
    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.
    0
    Votes
    Hannah F
    30 December 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from suninnHawkshead | Property representative |
    Hello, check in is at 2.30pm and check out is at 10.30am, but as Lorraine already explained we are quite flexible. Kind regards Sun Inn
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Very quiet"
    Read review
    "We only had a meal there ,wish I had my money back"
    Read review
    "Rooms on top floor have very limited headroom, so don't go for no. 7"
    Read review
    "Great location in central village position"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing