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The Sun Hotel
Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in Hitchin
Reviewed 25 September 2006

The Sun Inn is a very charismatic former coaching Inn but suffers from an ambitious attempt at a transformation, with far too much money spent on fancy bed spreads, and too little on staff. There is little choice in the area so it is from desperation rather than delight that has taken me back there.

The building is very original with a maze of corridors, low ceilings etc.

The rooms are warm, dry and quiet, however the radios don't work, handles, hooks etc fall off in ones hand and the staff at breakfast time are evidently somewhat shy given their noticeable abscence. Parking available but due to its central position, something of a squeeze. However, its position is fine, and Hitchin is a super place, especially nice for wandering around on a Summers evening.


Nearby restaurant Meze is well worth a visit.

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  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: September 2016, travelled with family
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Stayed: February 2016, travelled with family
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  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 2 May 2015
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  • Stayed: April 2015, travelled solo
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Reviewed 22 February 2015
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  • Stayed: February 2015, travelled solo
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Additional Information about The Sun Hotel

Address: Sun Street, Hitchin SG5 1AF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Hitchin
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in Hitchin
Price Range: £51 - £91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Sun Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Sun Hotel Hitchin
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