WelcomeEscape from the everyday to a historic Kentish riverside retreat.
With a tale to tell that dates back to the 14th century, The Sun Inn, Faversham, oozes history, charm and character.The pub, in Faversham’s conservation area, is brimming with intriguing original features – indulging the nostalgic with its inglenook fireplaces, oak beams and a lovely courtyard garden.
Little wonder then that it’s one of the most popular pubs in Faversham to drink, eat and even stay - with eight comfortable and characterful bedrooms providing stylish accommodation.
Just a short stroll from the Shepherd Neame brewery, The Sun Inn naturally serves distinctive Kentish cask ales in peak condition. More than just a haven for real ale aficionados though, The Sun Inn also offers some of the best pub food in Faversham, with a variety of snacks and main meals that can be enjoyed in the bar, our large courtyard garden or the restaurant.
Whatever you choose - savour your food and drink amid the special atmosphere of one of Faversham’s oldest pubs.
Here at The Sun Inn, we pride ourselves on some of the best value accommodation in town. Enjoy a relaxing stay in a charming 14th century pub - with all the home comforts you’d expect from one of the top hotels in Faversham.
When you’re looking for places to eat in Faversham, head for the Sun. Whether you're after breakfast, lunch or dinner, we offer a selection of delicious dishes with ingredients sourced from local suppliers. Please take a look at our menus for more details.
Stay In Faversham Here at The Sun Inn, you’ll find our bedrooms offer some of the best value accommodation in town.
They make the perfect base for a weekend in Kent, or a great stop off en route to the Dover ferry terminals. However long you’re with us, it’s an ideal opportunity to discover the many wonderful things to see and do in Faversham:
Visit Shepherd Neame Brewery: Join an award-winning guided tour and go behind the scenes at this busy working brewery to discover how history and heritage combine with modern technology to produce our range of Kentish Ales and speciality lagers.
Take a guided town walk: Enjoy a 90-minute guided stroll through Faversham, learning about the history and architecture of one of Kent’s most attractive market towns. Alternatively head off the beaten track and create your own Faversham pub walk that ends with a pint of real ale at The Sun Inn!
Discover Brogdale Farm: Visit the home of the National fruit collections. The farm has guided tours and events throughout the year – while Farming World offers a fun day for all the family.
Visit the Royal Cinema: One of only about 100 surviving original big-screen cinemas in the UK, a trip to the Royal Cinema is a must. Enjoy post-film discussion over some of Faversham’s best pub food at The Sun Inn.
Hop to Canterbury: With the pub near Canterbury, The Sun also makes a great base if you want to explore the famous cathedral. Canterbury Cathedral is one of the finest in the country - a UNESCO designated world heritage site with a Romanesque Crypt and 12th Century quire.