The Sun Inn

4

Coate , ,, Swindon, SN3 6AA

Price From 134.59 AUD

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  • David S

  • April 2015

Not Quite Five Stars but Almost

I chose the Sun Inn as I knew it well from being a native Swindonian (now living in Devon) The reviews were good and the pictures of the rooms excellent.

It is well worth staying and is excellent value for money but its not quite the 5 stars some have given in my opinion. The room was spacious extremely well decorated and of excellent quality. The niceties of soaps shampoos teas towels and biscuits well above standard. Bed very comfortable king size and room warm even with the bathroom velux window open. I would expect that in summer it would be easy to have a well ventilated room. The rooms are at the rear of the pub and the road noise is distant, unless you are the lightest of sleepers it should not disturb you. The reason I only gave 4 'stars' are that there were stains on the bed throw, not that obvious but there nonetheless, There were also small marks on the wall and TV screen which looked like something has splatted on the wall. Again very small but as the TV came on as the power to the room did it was noticeable. I really don't know why the underside of the loo seat is not properly cleaned as it had the oft found dark yellow stain, not so noticeable for ladies but gents will see it. The food was of excellent quality and at a very reasonable price. However it was a warm sunny evening and they were busy so the salad buffet was limited and those that ordered after me at 6pm had to wait a very long time. I loved the fact that the pub has retained its original pub atmosphere and serves excellent real ale I have always like Arkells and I thoroughly enjoyed my evening with a few pints. Staff need training in Customer Service. They remind me of McDonalds or other Fast Food chain robots. One example. Because they were busy they closed the kitchen at 7:40 instead of 9 but when people asked for food apology or no reason was offered, leaving many bewildered and clearly miffed. One chap who had been waiting for his food for an hour and a half asked for a refund and left. I will stay again but next time I will eat out and drink in!.

  • N Smith

  • April 2015

First Class

First class from start to finish.

Excellent room. Made to feel welcome and the staff were very helpful.

Would definitely recommend to all.

  • R Blake

  • April 2015

excellent accomadation, a little busy for breakfast

very good

  • P Harkness

  • March 2015

Very pleasantly surprised

Great little spot, across the road from a holiday inn but in a different class.

Set back from the road the rooms are quiet and excellent quality. Quick stay for business this was an excellent room and a great breakfast. Easy, quick, comfortable. Everything you need.

  • julie p

  • March 2015

a little gem

What a find.

Lovely accommodation and great food.

  • Judith P

  • January 2015

Overnight stay for a conference

Great venue lovely room shabby chic style the tulips in my room were lovely , great deal of space rooms were quiet pub food excellent good parking too.

Wifi poor only good in the bar and restraint not great in the rooms not available in my room had to go to my colleagues room to get wifi

  • N Read

  • December 2014

time for some Sun

Stayed here a few times now and have to say its always been a pleasure..

Great place and has all you need away from home...Thankyou Sun

  • Diana Simmons

  • December 2014

Pleasantly surprised

I found the Sun Inn exceptional for value and comfort and would certainly stay here again and have no hesitation in recommending it to others.

  • S Andre

  • December 2014

over night stay

well worth the money room very comfortable under floor heating so not a problem if you walk around with no shoes on

  • WILLIAM S

  • December 2014

Business traveller.

This is a pub with rooms, adjacent in a cabin style.

The room was very well appointed, warm, with a comfortable bed. The food in the pub was reasonable, with a 7:00am start for breakfast. Ample parking and free wifi in room. My TomTom satnav took me to a pub about 400 yards away. The hotel is on the roundabout.