The Sun Inn combines the character and charm of a 17th century inn with oak floors, real fires; with contemporary, modern B&B you can enjoy a relaxed stay in Kirkby Lonsdale in style and comfort.
Kirkby Lonsdale is an historic market town, on the border of three counties: North Yorkshire, Cumbria and Lancashire. Nestled between the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, Ingleton Falls and the Trough of Bowland are also within easy access of Kirkby Lonsdale.
The Sun Inn’s restaurant, ‘Carter at the Sun Inn’, is featured as a ‘local gem’ in the 2015 Good Food Guide and offers a selection of light snacks, lunches and dinners, as well as ‘Posh Noshers’ wine tastings and gourmet foodie breaks. Locally sourced food and award winning sausages from our own Kirkby Lonsdale butcher make a fantastic breakfast, equally matched by Head Chef Sam Carter’s award winning evening menu. Meanwhile, real ales and roaring log fires will welcome you in the Sun Inn’s traditional bar area.
The bar at the Sun Inn, Kirkby Lonsdale has the welcoming hospitality, warmth and character of a traditional Lake District inn, serving a selection of real ales from the Lake District, Yorkshire and Lancashire. Flag stone and oak floors, roaring log fires and leather seating create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere at the 17th century Sun Inn in Kirkby Lonsdale on the edge of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.
Stay in one of the Sun Inn’s eleven luxurious hotel bedrooms on a bed and breakfast basis, or enjoy further foodie treats with dinner during your stay in Kirkby Lonsdale. Each of the eleven bedrooms has been designed with fastidious attention to detail; the furniture handmade by Lucy’s father, a Waring & Gillows Cabinet Maker; the carpets are Swaledale Wool from Cumbrian sheep, the most comfortable pillow-top mattress bed, plump pillows, big fluffy duvet and luxurious linen. Spotless bathrooms are modern and stylish with rainhead showers, large baths to soak away the day and fragrant goodies such as bathsalts and perfume supplied by the local Bath House store, well worth a visit during your stay in Kirkby Lonsdale.
All rooms have flat screen televisions and wi-fi connectivity. There are thoughtful touches throughout the room such as fresh milk, Cumbrian biscuits, mineral water and even earplugs in case of snoring partners. Magazines, wellies, waterproof macs, walking books are all available for guests at the Sun Inn.
So whether you are just looking for a place to eat, or want a luxury short break close to Ingleton, North Yorkshire and the Lake District, then the Sun Inn at Kirkby Lonsdale can accommodate your needs with boutique hotel rooms, award-winning breakfasts and evening meals, and a warm, personal service. We even have luxury dog-friendly bedrooms too.