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The Sun Inn is a family run gastropub with hotel accommodation and is one of the most cheery places to eat and stay in The Lake District. With cosy fireplace, large beer garden and children’s play area, The Sun Inn is family-friendly, dog-friendly, friendly to all! We look forward to welcoming you.

Hotel Accommodation

4x Doubles, 3x Twins and 2x Single Rooms.
Dog-friendly rooms availalbe.

Gastropub Restaurant

Delicious menu with the freshest ingredients. Gluten-free and vegetarian options available.

Cask Marque Award

Excellent selection of beers, wines, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks.

Large Beer Garden

A real Lake District gem. Enjoy the countryside surrounds in the picturesque Pooley Bridge.

Childrens Play Area

The little people are kept entertained with adventures on our beer garden’s fort playground.

Dog Friendly

Bring your dog with you to the Sun Inn. Our pub and some of our rooms are dog-friendly.

Room detail at The Sun Inn

Hotel Accommodation at The Sun Inn

Converted from a row of cottages in the 1700’s and recently refurbished, we offer a range of ensuite accommodation options, including double, twin and single rooms. Some of our rooms are dog-friendly so your beloved four legged friend can join you on your Lake District adventures.

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Delicious Food

We offer a delicious menu with something tasty for everyone, including vegetarian and gluten free options and also a menu just for the Little People


Mothers Day – March 26th 2017

Mother’s Day – Sunday March 26th  Starters Ham Hock Terrine, Peppered Pineapple, Melba Toast Scallops, Curried Parsnip Puree, Parsnip Crisp, Pomegranate Baked French Onion Soup Baked Tomato Gallette, Herbs, Goats…

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Daffodil Run and Walk
Daffodil Run & Walk – Sat 18 March 2017

The Daffodil Run, or walk is a new event from Pooley Bridge on Sat 19th. Entries are open now for individuals and families….for both ‘walkers’ and ‘runners’ starts. The primary aim…

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Ullswater and Pooley Bridge

The Wonderful Pooley Bridge

Our spectacular setting is in the heart of the Lake District. Pooley Bridge is located by the River Eamont at the northern end of Lake Ullswater. The name Pooley Bridge derives from a large pool in the River Eamont,”The Hill by the Pool”. The ‘Bridge’ part of the name was added in 1800

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