Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Coniston, Cumbria, England
Coniston in the beautiful Lake District National Park is a haven for those who love boating, cycling or walking. This pretty village is positioned amongst mountains near to Coniston Water, a large lake and is a very scenic spot. With its own tourist information centre, there is plenty of free information available on things to see and do locally. There are also a number of pubs and tea shops in the village where you can take it easy and enjoy a relaxing drink. Keen walkers and hikers may want to enjoy walking in the Lakeland Fells. There is also the option of spending time at Coniston Water where you can rent a rowing boat or if you prefer to play it safe, enjoy a walk or cycle along the paths that circle the lake. Whatever you opt to do in Coniston, there are plenty of choices. Enjoy browsing for country cottages in Coniston and rural retreats nearby.
Facts about Self-Catering Holidays in ConistonAlso at Coniston Water, there is an excellent café by the water with large glass windows where you can enjoy a cup of tea and vistas of the lake. Another popular attraction at Coniston Water is the National Trust’s Gondola Yacht which is powered by steam. Booking is recommended for a trip on this yacht as it is a popular attraction which sometimes gets very booked up by wedding parties. If you are interested in walks near Coniston Water, we recommend that you look up the National Trust’s website for their free online guide on walking around Monk Coniston & Tarn Hows. There is certainly plenty to see and do whilst on a cottage break in this part of the Lake District.
Further afield from Coniston, you may want to visit nearby Lake Windermere. A car ferry operates across Lake Windermere but you have to assess whether there is any real advantage for taking this. Some prefer driving around the country lanes within the Lake District National Park as you get a real feel for the area and can enjoy some stunning scenery along the way. Whether you opt to rent a cosy romantic cottage or a large country house, we hope you enjoy a stay in good quality self-catering accommodation in or near Coniston.
There are plenty more cottages available in Cumbria and the Lake District, including pet-friendly, with swimming pools, saunas, hot tubs, tennis courts, on the Cumbrian coast or in pretty Lakeland villages.
Featured Self catering country cottages near Coniston, Cumbria, England:
1 bedroom Cottage, Lake District National Park.
1 - 2
Situated in the Lake District National Park in Cumbria on a large farm estate, this unique stone-built cottage for two is comfortably furnished with a traditional and cosy feel and has a wood burning stove and lovely enclosed garden with the use of a neighbouring field.
Special features: free internet access.
Late availability: from 09 April to 26 April 20
6 bedroom Big Holiday Cottage, Furness Peninsula near the Lake District National Park.
8 - 14
With large spacious rooms, an inviting bubbly private hot tub and extensive gardens, this large 6 bedroom holiday house is ideal for big groups of friends or family looking to holiday altogether in Bardsea by the Cumbrian coast, around half an hour’s drive from the Lake District National Park.
Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, sauna.
|from 20 April to 24 April 20 from 27 April to 01 May 20|
2 bedroom Farmstay, The Lake District and Cumbria.
1 - 6
Close to picturesque hills and valleys, this 2 bedroom holiday cottage is well located for visiting both the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales.
|from 11 April to 16 May 20 from 19 May to 28 May 20|
3 bedroom Cottage, Lake District National Park.
1 - 6
Charming Ambleside family friendly holiday cottage with original features, sporting an open plan living space and benefiting from a fantastic location within the Lake District National Park.
|from 24 April to 25 April 20 from 29 April to 01 May 20|
12 bedroom Large Country House, North Cumbria and Scottish Borders.
12 - 24
Impressive 12 bedroom country house with games room, private hot tub and a setting in beautiful gardens, situated just 10 miles from Northumberland National Park, 10 miles from Gretna Green and 6 miles from the Solway Coast, ideal for special celebrations and group getaways.
Special features: tennis court, games room, outdoor hot tub.
|from 10 April to 22 May 20 from 29 May to 19 June 20|