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The Sun Coniston

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Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
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The Sun Coniston
Ranked #6 of 6 Hotels in Coniston
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Stayed for 4 nights and generally found it to be good value for money in a fantastic location. Beer and breakfasts great, plenty of hot water (although shower in room 4 not powerful enough). With a bit more attention to detail, this hotel could be brought up to the standard of a 4 star which it isn't at present. Decor... More 

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Amboise, France
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

When we staggered in after a 6 hour hike up The Old Man of Coniston, it was a joy to have a pleasant pint of "Old Man of Coniston" beer in the pleasant lounge; the bar was packed out with hikers, on a glorious afternoon, and there was no room around the fire; however no objection was made when we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The reception is a bar. The bar smells of body odour. The corridors are damp and partly undecorated. There's carpet in the bathrooms. The fire alarm went off at 6:50am - no staff appeared. The guests stood around for 20 mins. Reason: they didn't hear the alarm. The alarm was set off by a shower. A problem they are aware... More 

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Burnham-on-Sea, null, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We've loved this pub for years making it a regular watering hole whenever we visit the Lake District. Not much beats a trek up and over the Old Man of Coniston followed by a pint of Loweswater Gold at The Sun. Dogs welcome, a real fire, great choice of beers and now even some decent cider; Addlestones Cloudy. What's not... More 

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England
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We Stayed here for 2 nights over the weekend. Our Room was on top floor overlooking the village, not large but adequate. However there were a few things that need improvement...decor is very tired, bed was very uncomfortable, too soft. The room clean left a lot to be desired after our first morning...bed was roughly made and the used wet... More 

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Disappointing is not strong enough to describe our experience of lunchtime service and quality of food. We have previously called on several occasions after a long walk for a lunchtime bar snack and had good service and excellent food.......today was certainly the exception!!! We chose our meals which comprised of 3 beef baguettes with chips and a prawn baguette with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Lovely old building set in a great location our room was really spacious with lovely views of the mountains with a lovely comfortable bed. Breakfast in the morning was great staff very pleasant. Only stayed one night but would definitely book again.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Appalling Sunday lunch for £10.95. Minimal vegetables and one small slice of beef that could neither be cut or eaten. Reported our dissatisfacton immediately but received no response. Waited 20 minutes then ate the vegetables. We were eventually told that because we had eaten the vegetables and they were holding my credit card that I had no option other than... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

What an appalling place. This shabby, dirty hotel was a disgrace. We stayed for two nights last week. The bed was very uncomfortable, the bathroom (although a good size) and bedroom were dirty, the sheets didn't cover the mattress and the heating was limited to one hour only a day. Beautiful location is the only good thing to say about... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We have just eaten at the Sun Pub. Having ordered 3 Sunday beef roasts and 1 cheeseburger off the Specials board the meals arrived. All roasts had one slice of beef that had clearly been precut a long time previously and was so tough it was inedible. Steak knives might have made it but the standard cutlery couldn't get through... More 

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Address: Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Sun Hotel Coniston

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