The Area

There is so much to see and do during your stay at Orchard Cottage including some fantastic walks from the door, lake cruises are available on Coniston Water, there is a choice of visitor attractions and the bustling village offers some great independent shops and plenty of places to eat and drink.




  • Brantwood

    The home of John Ruskin
  • Ruskin Museum

    The history of Coniston
  • Coniston Launch

    Enjoy a lake cruise on Coniston Water.
  • Walking

    Orchard Cottage is well placed for walking in the Lake District
  • Mountain Goat

    Tours of the Lake District including collection from Orchard Cottage.
  • Golf

    Windermere offers a picturesque and challenging 18 hole golf course.
  • Eating Out

    Whilst staying in Coniston try Steam Bistro. To book a table visit http// or phone 01539441928

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Walking Holiday

Details about our exclusive Coniston & Ambleside walking break.
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Local Events

Details about upcoming events in and around Coniston.
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Brathay Lodge

Brathay Lodge is our other Bed & Breakfast, which is located in Ambleside.
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Self Catering

We also have two Coniston self catering holiday cottages available.
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Get in touch

Orchard Cottage
18 Yewdale Road
Cumbria, LA21 8DU

t: 015394 41319

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