View towards the property
Alfresco drinks on the decked area
Light floods through the patio doors
Enjoy the views from the beautiful lounge
Cosy up with the wood burner
Contemporary decor and design
Stylish design
Lots of light throughout
Cook up a storm
Chic double bedroom
Relax in style. Ample storeage
Shower room
Owner's gym
Don't miss your workouts
Enjoy drinks in the evening
Watch the sun go down
Evening drinks
Tree-lined private drive
Private patio
Fire up the BBQ
Birds eye view
Old Man of Coniston
Stunning sunsets
So picturesque
1 / 24  View towards the property
2 / 24  Alfresco drinks on the decked area
3 / 24  Light floods through the patio doors
4 / 24  Enjoy the views from the beautiful lounge
5 / 24  Cosy up with the wood burner
6 / 24  Contemporary decor and design
7 / 24  Stylish design
8 / 24  Lots of light throughout
9 / 24  Cook up a storm
10 / 24  Chic double bedroom
11 / 24  Relax in style. Ample storeage
12 / 24  Shower room
13 / 24  Owner's gym
14 / 24  Don't miss your workouts
15 / 24  Enjoy drinks in the evening
16 / 24  Watch the sun go down
17 / 24  Evening drinks
18 / 24  Tree-lined private drive
19 / 24  Private patio
20 / 24  Fire up the BBQ
21 / 24  Birds eye view
22 / 24  Old Man of Coniston
23 / 24  Stunning sunsets
24 / 24  So picturesque

Mountain View Cottage,

Coniston, Lake District
VB Awards - Gold
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Sky TV
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Cosy cottage sleeping two guests in a peaceful, rural location
  • Beautifully converted former coach house, offering chic, contemporary style accommodation - with super fast fibre broadband
  • Picturesque rural location in the grounds of the owner’s home surrounded by meadows and fells
  • Stunning views to the Old Man of Coniston from the cottage and its balcony
  • Shared use of the owner’s well-equipped gym, offering a range of equipment
  • Situated in a small hamlet, just 1.5 miles from the southern shore of Coniston Water
  • A special holiday retreat which has been recognised by Visit England with a 4 star gold rating
Property code: LCC37

Stylishly converted former-coach house, offering an idyllic romantic retreat for two guests located in the beautiful surroundings of the Lake District National Park, just 1.5 miles from Coniston Water.

This property enjoys an idyllic rural location, looking across the meadows and fells of the Lake District towards the imposing mountain of the Old Man of Coniston, which not only provides a stunning backdrop, but is also the perfect place for enjoying scenic walks as well as more challenging hikes, depending on the chosen route. Just a short distance from the foot of the mountain, the village of Coniston has a range of shops and pubs, and is also home to a boating centre from where visitors can hire sailing boats, paddleboards, and canoes. For a more relaxing trip on the lake, the restored Victorian steamers also leave from the village pier and provide the perfect way to really take in the beautiful scenery of the lake and the surrounding landscape.


Approaching this property up the tree-lined private drive, guest will come to the parking area from where several steps lead down to the property’s private entrance. Once inside, an internal staircase leads to the property’s living space which occupies the first floor of this former-coach house. Once upstairs, guests will find a stylish room with contemporary furnishings, which is flooded with light thanks to the large patio door. A wood burner sits in the fireplace, the warmth from which can be enjoyed from the comfortable sofa which is also the perfect spot to relax and unwind in front of a film on the Smart TV (Full Sky TV package inc. Sky Sports and Sky Movies as well as Netflix). The dining table is situated so that guests can enjoy the spectacular views whilst they eat, whilst the separate kitchen is modestly-sized yet well-equipped with an oven, hob, fridge, and dishwasher, whilst the freezer, washing machine, and tumble dryer are located in the separate utility room on the ground floor, which can also be used for storing bikes and leaving muddy boots. Continuing on down the hallway from the kitchen, the bedroom is a chic double room is finished in stylish muted colours and offers far-reaching countryside views from the window. The shower room, meanwhile, is fully-tiled and offers a shower and WC.


The property benefits from a decked balcony where there the table and chairs provide the perfect space to enjoy alfresco drinks and meals whilst taking in the magnificent views. In addition to this, there is a private patio area which offers more space and comes with a gas BBQ. In a fantastic addition to the property, guests have access to the owner’s well-equipped gym which is located on the ground floor of the building. The property also has superfast fibre broadband so great if you will need your connectivity. There is off-road parking for two cars.

  • 1 double bedroom
  • Shower room with WC
  • Smart TV and radio - Full Sky TV package inc. Sky Sports and Sky Movies as well as Netflix
  • Wi-Fi included (super-fast fibre broadband)
  • Wood burner - first basket of logs included
  • Oven, hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, and tumble dryer
  • Travel cot available, please bring own bedding
  • Bed linen, towels, electric and heating included
  • Babes in arms welcome
  • Regret no pets
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Pub 1.5 miles

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Holly.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 24 guest ratings

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Reviewed by John, 6th March 2020

An absolutely stunning little retreat, we loved every second and felt at home immediately. Perfectly furnished, homely and practical, Mountain view exceeded our expectations on every level. The hosts are amazing. Welcoming, accessible and on hand should you need them, yet certainly without being intrusive. We will return at some point and we highlyRead more recommend Mountain View cottage. Hide

Reviewed by Christopher, 23rd December 2019

If you are looking to completely relax this is the place for you. This is a romantic gorgoeus cottage. The views are stunning the fresh air and the walks we really enjoyed. This was our first holiday as a couple and we loved it. It was better than what we expected.

Reviewed by Gareth, 27th September 2019

The cottage is set in a lovely location. The facilities are first class. The hosts are very welcoming and helpful.

Reviewed by Samantha, 20th September 2019

Mountain view is perfect for 2 . A comfortable, cosy cottage with the best welcome basket weve ever had . So thoughtful. The owners are next door and on hand if you have any questions and are extremely welcoming. The cottage is ideal for exploring the southern lakes , 30 minutes from Ambleside and 50 minutes to Keswick through the most beautiful coRead moreuntryside. Hide

Reviewed by Paul, 13th September 2019

This was our first visit to the Lake District and we could not have wished for a better property. The cottage is quietly situated with wonderful views. It is warm and comfortable, beautifully decorated and extremely well equipped. The hosts were very welcoming and helpful and the welcome hamper was a delicious bonus.

Reviewed by Eugen, 16th August 2019

Lovely owners, spotless in all aspects! Great view and strongly recommend it!

Reviewed by Laura, 19th July 2019

Lovely cottage, great views, peaceful location, very comfortable bed and very welcoming hosts. Welcome hamper was much appreciated and full of lovely goodies. Loved the outdoor seating area overlooking the mountain, hills and fields. Storage space for bikes and washing machine etc downstairs was a bonus. Everything you could want for a relaxing breRead moreak. Hide

Reviewed by David, 8th July 2019

Mountain View Cottage is set in an idyllic setting with beautiful surroundings.The owner of the property was very welcoming & if we had any requests it would have been met.The Welcome hamper was a nice touch too.All in all it was a wonderful holiday.

Reviewed by Marc, 24th June 2019

Fantastic cottage for us to spend our mini moon in. Very clean, comfortable and in the perfect location!and the owner is lovely! Enjoyed every minute spent there. Defiantly recommend it

Reviewed by John, 7th June 2019

This charming cottage has everything you could wish for to enjoy your holiday in the Lakes. It is ideally positioned for all the Southern Lakes and beyond. Parking is great and very rare in lots of accommodation in the area. Traffic noise is not an issue as it's off the road with wonderful surroundings. The owners are really lovely and the welcome Read morehamper and treat!! Hide

Reviewed by Miriam, 1st April 2019

Wonderful little place, beautiful location. Will definitely stay here again.

Reviewed by Gordon, 21st March 2019

Fantastic property! Grahame and Judith were wonderful hosts and their cottage is a delight. Very clean and equipped to an exceptional standard. Highly recommend!

Reviewed by Charlotte, 12th November 2018

What a superb week away from the city! The interior of the cottage is as described; the location is perfect for walking but spectacular views from the cottage itself make for a serene day in if you want to relax! The facilities (including gym & utility room) more than catered for our needs. The decor is modern and cosy. The welcome hamper in the kiRead moretchen was such a lovely touch and made sure we were well stocked for the week ahead. We can't rate this cottage and its lovely owners enough! 5* stay! Hide

Reviewed by Ashley, 5th October 2018

The cottage is first class in beautiful surroundings. All of the fixtures and fittings were high quality and made a week long stay easy.

Reviewed by Jonathan, 4th September 2018

Wonderfully friendly hosts and such a peaceful and amazingly scenic setting. Just the tonic to de-stress and unwind. The gym is also such a plus. Loved every minute.

Reviewed by George, 31st August 2018

We had an amazing stay at Mountain View Cottage, the cottage was extremely well equipped and the views were outstanding. The welcome basket was incredible and the homemade scones were the best I've tasted. Everything we could have wanted was catered for. The information pack provided was very detailed and very helpful. The location is perfect for tRead morehose looking to explore the local area and is a great location for local amenities. We will be returning. Hide

Reviewed by Debbie, 10th August 2018

Perfect accommodation in a quiet location with a beautiful outlook. The owners were welcoming and friendly. A welcome hamper which included fresh bread, scones cream and jam was a nice surprise after a 6+ hour journey. Easy access to the lakes and local attractions. Ideal for Fell walkers, steam trains and boating. Recommended for a restful holidayRead more. Hide

Reviewed by Teresa, 13th July 2018

cottage was very clean and well equipped to a very good standard

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View towards the property
Alfresco drinks on the decked area
Light floods through the patio doors
Enjoy the views from the beautiful lounge
Cosy up with the wood burner
Contemporary decor and design
Stylish design
Lots of light throughout
Cook up a storm
Chic double bedroom
Relax in style. Ample storeage
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