Coniston holiday house accommodation with beach/lake nearby, internet access, balcony/terrace and walking

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Coniston holiday house accommodation with beach/lake nearby, internet access, balcony/terrace and walking

From the owner

  • House
  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • Min stay varies

Key information

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

From the owner

Kirkbeck is a 19th century traditional Lakeland family home. It adjoins one other and stands in a delightful enclosed garden. It is quietly situated close to the centre of the picturesque Lakeland village of Coniston, with local shops, great pubs and only a short level walk to the lake.

The property has many original features and has a spacious feel. Recent additions have sympathetically combined the old and modern to create a wonderful home with excellent facilities.

It is particularly well suited to mixed family groups being perfect for family anniversaries and birthday celebrations. Also, suitable for groups of singles - we can accommodate 15 people in separate beds.

Kirkbeck has been our family house for the last 30 years. We've opened the doors to, what we believe, is the finest, friendliest, family-oriented self-catering let in the South Lakes area.

This popular, yet quiet, Lakeland village has two small supermarkets (one, with a very good butchers), a post office, four pubs (The Black Bull a must for all real ale drinkers) and several cafes all serving food.

Kirkbeck is ideal for children, with it's enclosed gardens and play park opposite. The school, which is next to the house, has an outdoor swimming pool open during the summer holidays and tennis courts. The lake with its boating centre is only a short walk away.

Further details indoors

Catering: Self-catering but outside caterers can be recommended
Kitchen: Modern and fully equipped
Dining Room: Seating for 16-20
Sitting Room: Two sitting rooms - both with open fires (logs provided in winter)
TV and Music Facilities: Stereo x 3 one with iPod docking station, TV x 2 one with Freesat, DVD, video, Wi-Fi
Bedrooms: Eight bedrooms: 3 x double, 1 x double en-suite 2 x twin, 1 x quad, 1 x triple en-suite, 1 decent put-u-up to be placed in any room
Linen: All linen is provided including towels
Bathrooms: Two x bathrooms with showers, 1 x separate toilet, 1 x downstairs toilet shower room 2 x en-suite bathrooms.
Disabled Facilities: Please contact with requirements.

Further details outdoors

Children's Facilities: Enclosed gardens, high chair x 2, stair gate x 2, cots x 2.
Outdoor Facilities: BBQ, seating, patio and lovely gardens.
Swimming Pool: There is an outdoor pool in the school (2 minutes walk) open to the public in the summer months.
Parking: Parking for 8 cars.
Telecom Facilities: Bring mobiles. Wireless broadband.
Smoking: No smoking in the house, but we do have a lovely smoking veranda.
Pets: Maximum of 2 well behaved pets. There is a small extra charge of £16 per pet made for cleaning.
Games Room: With slate-bed pool table and video games console. The 2nd sitting room has a good selection of of box and card games for adults and children.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 6 Double Beds
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • 8 Single Beds
  • 2 Cots available
  • 2 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites, 1 Shower room, 1 Toilet Only


  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • 2 Cots available
  • High chair available


  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Things to know

Check in: 16:00 Check out: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.


This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.

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No smoking at this property

About the owner

Shona P.
Calendar updated:
16 May 2021

Years listed:

Based in:
United Kingdom
Languages spoken: English
This House has 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and sleeps 20. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 13 Sep 2011. Located in Lake District, it has 25 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £2100 to £4500.
The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 16 May 2021.


25 reviews
Very Good
Stretford, United Kingdom

Sep 2020

12 of us stayed here early in September. The house was lovely and lots of space. Gardens were lovely. There was everything you could possibly need. Shona was lovely and very welcoming. Everyone lov… More 

Reviewed 27 Sep 2020

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer

Sep 2020

Kirkbeck house is huge and gorgeous. Amazing space for a great friends or family gathering. There was only 6 of us due to Covid restrictions, and we would love to return when we can extend to all th… More 

Reviewed 22 Sep 2020

Alison P
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Kirkbeck House Our Second Home
Sep 2020

Fifth year and as every stay before we have loved being back in Conniston staying in kirkbeck House This year we added a Hot Tub which helped to relax the aching muscles after long walks The house of… More 

Reviewed 15 Sep 2020


Kirkbeck house
Dec 2019

We booked this house for a surprise 80th birthday meeting up with family from Scotland we don’t see alot of with the distance. The house was just Perfect! It was great for all our range of ag… More 

Reviewed 10 Dec 2019


Kirkbeck House
Aug 2019

19 of us and a dog had a fabulous week at Kirkbeck House. It is a clean, well looked-after house and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay. There is a well-equipped kitchen and we kept the two di… More 

Reviewed 24 Aug 2019

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