About Coniston

Coniston lake, village and The Old Man

Coniston lake, village and The Old Man

Coniston is a pretty village situated at the foot of the ‘Old Man of Coniston’, (2635ft). With many outdoor activities and beautiful scenery on the door step it will appeal to all ages

This popular, yet quiet, Lakeland village has two small supermarkets (one, with a very good butchers) a post office, four pubs, several cafes all serving food and, a take-away chip shop. A great base for walking, fishing, water sports, bike riding, painting etc. It is also conveniently situated with Ambleside, Grasmere, Windermere and Hawkshead all within 30 minutes drive.

Coniston is the perfect, peaceful holiday retreat.

For information about Coniston and it’s services, local attractions and history, please visit the Coniston Community website.