An historic National Trust property with inspirational views of the Lake District
Enjoy our attractive bedrooms and excellent meals
Explore the Lake District
The perfect base for exploring the Lake District; ideal for walkers, cyclists and outdoor enthusiasts
Enjoy a Country House Escape with Award Winning HF Holidays
Welcome to the Lake District
Monk Coniston is a great base from which to explore the Lake District. Our Country House enjoys a splendid setting with views along the length of Coniston Water, and of the surrounding fells.
There are superb walks right on our doorstep, including the delightful Tarn Hows, or classic peaks such as the Old Man of Coniston, Wetherlam or the Langdale Pikes.
Stay with us
Monk Coniston has been welcoming visitors for nearly 70 years. With its enviable location, it has always been attractive to walkers, outdoor enthusiasts, and those who enjoy peace and tranquillity.
Monk Coniston offers spacious en-suite bedrooms, fabulous food and a spacious lounge to relax in. Our extensive grounds, which include a walled garden and an exotic tree collection, are particularly scenic, and make a delightful place to relax.
Country House Escape
Here at HF Holidays we pride ourselves on offering great quality and a warm and friendly atmosphere. Whether you are a keen walker, enjoy exploring or sightseeing, or just after a bed for the night, we know that our guests enjoy comfortable bedrooms, excellent local food and friendly service.
As befits an historic National Trust property, Monk Coniston is full of period charm, with ornate Gothic architecture, and even its own minstrels’ gallery. On the ground floor you’ll find a comfortable lounge, bar and dining room − all charming rooms to relax, enjoy a drink, or soak up the views.
For walkers and outdoor enthusiasts there is a well equipped boot and drying room. Maps, guidebooks and walk directions are available for our guests to borrow.
We operate 19 Country Houses throughout Britain, all located in stunning scenic areas.