We Love —
- A stunningly beautiful area in the North of England - the ideal romantic getaway in the Yorkshire Dales
- Ideally located in 1400 acres of verdant green, picturesque countryside, just 7 miles from the wonderful market town of Skipton
- Enjoy dinner in either Macleod's, a traditonal yet elegant restaurant or Huntsman Lodge Restaurant, with stunning views of the lake
Customer reviews —
Your Destination —
The town hosts four full market days each week! Skipton Castle is one of Britain's most complete medieval castles and local attractions include top family day out Bolton Abbey and the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway. See Shakespeare's First Folio of complete works on permanent display in the town's Craven Museum & Gallery.
Take a tour of Skipton Castle with its vast twin tower entrance to one of Britain's finest and most intact Medieval Castles. Numerous events and activities take place here throughout the year, with. Beautiful family friendly Castle Woods Walks are accessible from the town centre and a choice of canal boat companies offer day boat trips and hire.
Head out to nearby Bolton Abbey with its 12th Century abbey ruins, famous stepping stones across the stream and acres of grounds with riverside and woodland trails.
Having been crowned the most desirable area in the country by The Sunday Times’s '101 Best Places to Live in Britain' - you can be sure that your trip to picturesque Skipton will be unforgettable!
Framed by stunning countryside and iconic landmarks, the quaint town of Settle is an ideal stop for walkers, outdoor lovers and those looking for peace and quiet. Nestled in the shadow of the striking Castleberg Crag, this sleepy town is famous for its lively outdoor market, breathtaking railway line and Victoria Hall.
Your Hotel —
The Coniston Estate is home to a premier CPSA Clay Pigeon Shooting ground, the Coniston 4x4 off-road Experience, an ultimate off-road experience and the Falconry Centre, with 25 birds from Owls, Falcons, Hawks and Eagles, including the beautiful white-tailed Sea Eagle, as well as a range of outdoor leisure activities.
Throughout the hotel you will find a warm and friendly atmosphere with open log fires and comfortable lounge areas which offer outstanding Yorkshire Dales views – a perfect setting for those wishing to explore nearby attractions such as the Settle Carlisle railway and the three peaks.
As part of 'Welcome to Yorkshire' and 'deliciouslyorkshire.com' guests can expect exciting and freshly cooked to order dishes, freshly baked on site breads and desserts with many ingredients sourced from local producers.
With stunning grounds, exciting activities and a wonderful homely atmosphere, The Coniston really is a unique place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the perfect rural retreat!
Your Room —
This offer is based on a stay in a Classic Room
All rooms have beautiful rural views – some over look the lake to the rear of the hotel. The rooms are on 2 floors, with a lift serving the first floor rooms.
Facilities in the room include: colour TV, hair dryer, direct dial telephone, free broadband, trouser press, Iron and board and hospitality tray.
Your Board Basis —
This offer is based on a half board stay.
Just for you: Sparkling cream tea on arrival, 3 course dinner on first night and stay 2 or 3 nights to also receive a complimentary bottle of prosecco in your room for arrival
Macleod's Restaurant at The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate
Macleod's Restaurant is a traditional yet elegant, bright and airy restaurant which has been popular for many years with those looking for a special dinner on business or for romantic or indeed family occasions. It is open every evening serving beautifully prepared organic and locally sourced dishes.
Macleods Bar at The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate
The Macleods bar is the original bar of the hotel. It is very popular with locals and guests alike. Serving traditional popular ales such as: guest beersr, Draught Aspall Cider, Peroni lager and chilled draught Guinness. If you enjoy a wee dram, we have a fine selection of malt whisky's.
Huntsman's Lodge at The Coniston Hotel and Country Estate
Whether it’s coffee and cake with friends, an important business lunch or a family celebration, you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking sights and elegance as you walk into the exquisite new Huntsman’s Lodge.
It's centrepiece, a roaring open fire, draws you in before your attention turns to the glass wall, with the sun terrace looking over the 24-acre lake and far-reaching views of The Dales.
Call in from 10am in the morning until 9.30pm, the Huntsman's Lodge offers a wide range of drinks and food to suite all tastes : Morning Coffee, Lunch, Afternoon tea, Evening snacks are all served in the relaxing atmosphere every day
Your Time —
Just for you: enjoy full access to spa facilities
With state-of-the-art facilities including a 15m indoor swimming pool, thermal suite that consists of a traditional sauna, steam room, Himalayan salt sauna and indoor bubble pool, a 22 station Lifefitness gym, fitness studio, Nourish the Spa Brasserie, 8 treatment rooms and nail boutique, relaxation lounges and a stunning outdoor infinity edge spa bubble pool and terrace overlooking the lake. The Coniston Spa is truly a luxurious offering.
Your Journey —
The Hotel, located on the A65 Skipton to Kendal road, has nearby links to the M1, M6, M62 and M65. Manchester, Leeds, Harrogate and Preston are all less than an hour's drive. For Satellite Navigation purposes, please use the postcode BD23 4EA.
Skipton station is only 7 miles away. There is also a direct train link from Skipton to London.
The hotel is 30 minutes from Leeds/Bradford Airport and less than 1 hour