Run an Adnams Pub

The Harbour Inn Southwold over water

The Harbour Inn, Southwold

Running an Adnams pub is a terrific challenge, but equally a wonderfully satisfying opportunity.

We look upon our tenants as partners in our business and believe our successful tenants are committed to the quality and character of the Adnams brand, serving customers with care and enthusiasm.

If you are eager to share the Adnams experience and can contribute within a progressive and truly values-driven environment, then an Adnams pub can offer you a rewarding and absorbing way of life.

To learn about our estate and current opportunities, please get in touch – we’d love to hear from you.

If you have a general interest in what Adnams can offer, please complete the form below or telephone 01502 727 200 for an informal chat. If you have a clear idea of the sort of pub you’d like to operate, that’s even better.


Current Tenancy Opportunities


The King's Head at LaxfieldThe Kings Head, Laxfield

The King’s Head otherwise known as The Low House is one of the very few pubs left in Britain that has no bar counter. You go in the tap room at the back, order your beer which is drawn directly from the barrel. This is a social pub and the locals are friendly!

Download our tenancy PDF here (328kb)


Golden Key SnapeThe Golden Key, Snape

A short walk from the famous Snape concert hall, this 15th century property boasts original feature fireplaces, a wealth of exposed beams and brickwork.

Download our tenancy PDF here (300kb)

Code of Practice

The Code of Practice provides a comprehensive overview of what you can expect from us if you chose to enter into either a tenancy or lease agreement.

It also details your responsibilities and commitments under the terms of your agreement. The Code is supervised by the Pub Governing Body and replaces the Industry Framework Code Version 6 and any previous individual company codes.

A copy of the Code of Practice will be provided to anyone progressing their interest in running an Adnams pub and is also available to download here

Further information can be found in the British Beer & Pub Associations guide on running a pub







Register Your Interest

If you are interested in becoming a tenant then please complete the form below and a member of the team will contact you with further information.

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Do you have a specific pub in mind?

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