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Monk Coniston facade
Monk Coniston dining room
View across gardens at Monk Coniston
Lake jetty at Monk Coniston
Ministrel's gallery

Country Houses

Monk Coniston

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"Excellent service all round" Mrs Meri Moulson - Ontario, Canada

Monk Coniston HouseRed, white and blue logo with four starsMonk Coniston is an imposing Gothic-style Country House, complete with minstrels’ gallery and ornate public rooms. Once owned by Beatrix Potter, it is leased from the National Trust and occupies a lakeside location with glorious views. The 8 acres of grounds include a fabulous restored walled garden and tree trail. Monk Coniston has 34 bedrooms, located in the main house and adjoining cottages. There is a comfortable lounge, dining room with lake views and a bar.


A double room at Monk ConistonStay with us

You can stay independently at Monk Coniston on a Country House Break. This is a flexible way to enjoy the Southern Lake District, perhaps enjoying some self-guided walks, sightseeing or just relaxing.



Holidays at Monk Coniston

Walkers in BritainMonk Coniston is used throughout the year for our Walking and Leisure Activity holidays.

Our most popular holiday is Guided Walking with departures throughout the year. Enjoy a choice of up to three different walks each day led by our experienced and knowledgeable leaders.

Full details about all our Walking, Leisure Activity and Sightseeing Tours are available on our website.

A full list of holidays at Monk Coniston is available here.

Group of 15 walkers stood on old arched stone footbridgeGreat for Groups

Monk Coniston is great for groups. It is a stunning location that is a great base to explore the Southern Lake District. Monk Coniston can be booked exclusively for any event such as weddings or family get togethers.

To book, or for more information, please call our dedicated Groups team on 0845 470 7557 or email



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Call our travel experts:
0345 470 8558
or email reservations

International customers please call:
+44 20 8732 1250

Our lines are open:
Monday to Friday 09:00 - 19:00
Saturday 09:00 - 13.00

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Sat 9am - 1pm

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