A small first floor suite sleeping two located above our office here in Coniston. The suite is ideally situated in the centre of Coniston and just a short walk from the church, local stores, gift shops, cafes and numerous pubs. Popular valley and mountain walks including the Old Man of Coniston & Tarn Hows can be accessed from the front door and the lake shore is less than a 15 minute stroll away.
The Bridge Suite offers the perfect base if you are looking to spend your time exploring the Lake District and is perfect for cyclists & walkers and due to its central location.
Please note that the Bridge Suite is classed as budget accommodation due to its size and amenities.
Entrance through the Estate Office foyer, the front door can be found to the right of the foyer opening up to the private staircase & landing.
Cosy sitting/dining room with comfortable sofa, TV, DVD player & village views.
In the corner of the room is a small kitchenette, ingeniously locked away. Made of oak & slate, with an electric twin hob, combi-oven & a small fridge, this kitchenette is perfectly functional for the preparation of small and easy meals.
Just off the living area are the main bedroom and bathroom.
Bedroom 1 - king size bed (or twin 2'6" single beds) & village views.
Bathroom with bath, shower over & W.C.
Guests of the Bridge Suite can enjoy our small paved beck side garden, located just across the lane. This small area, complete with garden furniture is great for watching the world pass by.
Travelling with a dog?
We can offer free use of a 1 acre enclosed field in Coniston village, perfect for off the lead running, walking, training and playing. Use by arrangement only. Please contact the office for availability.
Bed linen, towels, electricity, gas central heating, Wi-Fi.
Bike storage and washing facilities available nearby.
Available to hire
Travel cot & high chair.
Private parking for the suite 100yards away.
Coniston is an excellent centre for outdoor enthusiasts, with some superb climbing, walking, water sports, fishing and cycling to be had all year round.
For cycling enthusiasts there are some fantastic trails to be found in the area and the delights of Grizedale Forest are only a short ride away. For runners of all abilities the Lakeland Trail series visits Coniston yearly offering 5k, 10k, marathon and half marathon options. A favourite events amongst visitors and locals is the annual Coniston 14, 13.9 miles of scenic beauty as runners of all ages lap Coniston Water. For endurance athletes the Montane Lakeland 100 & Lakeland 50 events depart from Coniston each July and a whole host of water sports can be enjoyed down at the boating centre. Lastly for those who come to walk the area, no trip to Coniston would be complete without a climb up the Old Man of Coniston.
However for those who like to keep their feet firmly on the ground there's The Ruskin Museum, which depicts the fascinating history of the area including the famous water speed record attempt of Donald Campbell and on the eastern shores of the lake lies Brantwood the Victorian home of philosopher John Ruskin, where regular events and art courses are held. Should you just wish to relax during your time here then the tremendous landscape of cascading waterfalls, streams, lakes and mountains should help you switch off from modern life. Delights such as Tarn Hows and Grizedale Forest are nearby and prove to be ever popular with visitors of all ages.
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Full week, mid-week and weekend breaks available here.
On Friday, 09 Jul 2021
Ideal accommodation for 2 adults, in a great location.
On Monday, 14 Jun 2021
Bridge Suite is excellently located in the centre of Coniston, so close to all amenities. Car parking is also most convenient being only a couple of minutes walk away. The suite itself is most comfortable and clean. It has everything required; comfortable lounge, bed, good shower abd well equipped kitchenette. We had a lovely stay here. Thank you.
On Friday, 04 Jun 2021
Very convenient location in the heart of the village. Facilities as advertised, ideal for a short stay.
On Friday, 07 May 2021
Perfect for 2 people (and a dog) for the weekend. The staff were so helpful and friendly throughout the visit and the location of the property is ideal.
On Friday, 30 Apr 2021
Extremely satisfied with the property and the professional approach of the staff.
On Tuesday, 31 Dec 2019
Loved the kitchen! We had a warm and cosy stay. Very pleasant thank you!
On Friday, 29 Nov 2019
As we expected from visit before. Clean, warm and welcoming. Excellent location.
On Wednesday, 31 Jul 2019
The cottage is in a very handy location. Serves the needs of two people well. Very clean and comfortable.
On Friday, 31 May 2019
Just right for a couple and a dog. Ideally placed. Had everything we could need.