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.
All 22 Lancaster B&Bs / inns

The Sun Hotel

63 - 65 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1ET, England
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added The Sun Hotel to your Saves list
The Sun Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
85%
Ranked #7 of 22 Lancaster B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Glynis R Barrow in Furness, England, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (279)
  • Photos (39)
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (52)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

279 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    154
    81
    24
    15
    5
See reviews for
19
146
20
48
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (52)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Barrow in Furness, England, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is in an excellent location for the station and all local places of interest and shopping..Our room wasnt ready to use over some mix up but this was quickly sorted whilst we were given complimentary drinks in the bar. we were given room 32 which was beautiful with large airy velux windows. A great nights sleep was followed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Geelong, Australia
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
19 hotel reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 5 nights as there was a conference at the local University. The room we stayed in was well laid out, a large King sized bed, with a good sized ensuite and hanging space. The problem was there was no air circulation, the windows did not open and the room became hot and stuffy by the morning... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to visit this pub as a youngster many years ago. Its been transformed by the owners into a quality B&B with a lovely menu of food, great beer and a good atmosphere. Its location is great for visiting Lancaster. the only downer (no parking) but if you know the area you can manage to park fairly close by... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Sun Hotel while having a bathroom fitted and although could not have the same room for the 2 weeks due to other peoples reservations this did not prove to be a problem. The staff were great and very helpful, the 3 rooms my wife and I stayed in were very well decorated and comfortable. Breakfast's and dinners... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lancashire, UK
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sun Hotel was always a place we liked to go on a Friday after work to unwind. With an extensive range of drinks to suit all tastes and a relaxed environment to do it in made it an easy choice. So now when we go back to see family and friends The Sun Hotel is always our first choice... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Solihull
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have just returned from a two night stay at the Sun Inn, where we enjoyed a comfortable room, great food (especially the locally sourced breakfast) and good service from staff who were always friendly and willing to help. Our stay was made all the better by little "extras" including ground coffee and a cafetierre in the room and chocolates... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My wife and I made reservations here based on a friends recommendation.. We were very pleased. It was a small quaint hotel. Room was well decorated and very comfortable. The check-jn desk was around behind the bar in a small nook. He was very pleasant and as we had arrived very early, he took our luggage and even brought it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Stayed here whilst working in Lancaster and had a relaxing stay in an delux room at the rear of the property with a modern bathroom. Room was very quiet for a town centre pub. Free wifi, Limited free on street parking is available during evening hours but plenty of pay parking nearby. Breakfast was excellent with a good choice of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nuneaton
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I was stopping in Lancaster for the night on en-route. Although I arrived late the bar & hotel staff couldn't have been more helpful. The chef stayed on and cooked me some food from a choice on the menu, they helped me with my luggage and made sure I was settled and comfortable. The room was clean and peaceful, it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I did enjoy my stay at The Sun Inn, the location is excellent but I feel it is worth mentioning that for the high price of my "luxury" room, a few things really let the place down. For starters my hotel room felt a bit tired - in need of of some redecoration. Secondly, I know that it is an... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage The Sun Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to The Sun Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Sun Hotel

Address: 63 - 65 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1ET, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Lancaster
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your The Sun Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

39 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (29)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (11)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Other (1)

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer