SPECIAL OFFER! A 20% discount has been applied to all bookings for this cottage if you book to arrive within the next 28 days!
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.
Ground floor 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.
First floor 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.
Outside 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.
Facilities included Bed linen, towels, electricity, gas central heating, Wi-Fi.
Bike storage and washing facilities available nearby.
Available to hire Travel cot & high chair.
Parking Private parking for the suite 100yards away.
Property Notes The Bridge Suite can let as either a self-contained one bedroom apartment to accommodate TWO PEOPLE or as two additional bedrooms to accommodate FOUR PEOPLE when interconnected to either The Bridge House or The Old Post Cottage. Please specify at the time of booking if you require this as a self-contained apartment or as extra bedrooms.
Should the Bridge Suite be booked out with The Bridge House or the Old Post the layout differs slightly.
Bedroom 1 - king size bed (or twin 2'6" single beds) & village views. Bedroom 2 (the sitting/dining room) - king size bed (or twin 2'6" single beds). Bathroom with bath, shower & WC.
The three cottages, each self-contained, are able to be interconnected together in various combinations. The Bridge House & Old Post Cottage also both have the use of a private outdoor hot tub.
Local Activities 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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