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Coniston Old Man 2

Coniston, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972663)

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The Property

Set a short walk from the village of Coniston, this first floor apartment is perfect for a couple or two couples wanting a break in an area of peace and tranquility yet have facilities within walking distance for when they want to get out and about and explore. Coniston Water is a short walk where water sports including a lake cruise can be enjoyed and the village has all the amenities you need to make your holiday memorable. Keen walkers will enjoy the challenging mountains, including Coniston Old Man, which can be reached on foot from the door of your cottage.
The bustling village of Coniston sits on the banks of Coniston Water, the inspiration behind Swallows and Amazons and the set for the 2016 film of the same name. Over the years Coniston Water has proven a popular destination for holidaymakers, with Coniston Old Man majestically watching over and providing some of the best climbing opportunities within the Lake District. Coniston Water was once the venue for a world record water speed attempt by Donald Campbell, but now the Coniston Launch takes you on a more leisurely cruise where you can enjoy the stunning scenery at a laid back pace. Coniston has a number of shops, bars and restaurants inviting holidaymakers to browse, shop or relax after a days exploring in friendly surroundings.
The apartments are set in the grounds of a country guest house close to the shores of Coniston Water. Hidden away from the village in an area of peace and tranquillity the apartments are within walking distance of the village centre making them perfect for couples looking for a break away where they can hide away when they want some quality time but with restaurants and bars at hand for when you want to venture out.
The first floor, gas centrally heated accommodation comprises:

Open plan lounge/kitchen/dining room with log burning stove effect fire, TV, DVD player and dining area.
Kitchen equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave.
Master double bedroom with king size bed and en-suite shower room with hand basin and WC.
Double bedroom with king size bed.
Bathroom with bath, separate shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.

All gas, electric, bed linen and towels available.
Sorry these apartments do not accept children or babies.
Ample private parking.
Shared use of the mature gardens with garden furniture.
There is a shared washing machine available.


All First Floor: Two bedrooms: 2 x double with king size beds (one with en suite shower room and basin and WC) Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with log burning stove effect electric fire.


  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher
  • Use of shared washing machine
  • TV, DVD player
  • Wifi
  • Power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen inc in the rent
  • Towels available
  • Ample private parking
  • Shared use of the mature gardens with furniture
  • Sorry no pets and no smoking allowed
  • Shops, pubs, restaurants and shops within walking distance
  • Note: Children or babies are not accepted at this property.

Regional Information

CONISTON Hawkshead 4 miles; Ambleside 8 miles. Nestling at the head of Coniston Water, the pretty village of Coniston is surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Lake District National Park, making it a superb base for touring, with Hawkshead, Ambleside, Windermere and Grasmere just a short drive away. Superb walking, mountain biking and climbing are available locally on Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam, and the lovely woodland trails at Grizedale Forest. For watersports enthusiasts, the quiet lake is ideal for dinghy sailing and canoeing, whilst the less active can enjoy a leisure cruise on the beautiful steam yacht 'Gondola’, or visit Brantwood, the former home of John Ruskin. Nearby attractions include the award-winning village of Hawkshead, home of the Beatrix Potter Gallery, Tarn Hows, one of the most visited beauty spots in the country and Esthwaite Water, famous for its fishing. A first class holiday location at any time of the year.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season