YHA Coniston Coppermines, Cumbria, Lake District

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  • Weekly price
    from £ 893
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 398
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 497
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 99
Property Type: 
Large bunkhouse sleeping up to 26 for family, friends and walking groups in the heart of the Lake District

If enquiring for a group of under 16 people, please visit the YHA website.
YHA Coniston Coppermines, Cumbria, Lake District, sleeps 16-26 in 5 bedrooms.

Exclusive hire over winter only. (November 2016 - April 2017). Enquiries made outside of this booking period will be treated as a group booking.

Please note: If your enquiry falls outside of these dates it may be treated as a group booking, these have separate terms & conditions and a different pricing structure. For more information please enquire below.

If you are planning to scale the slopes of the Old Man of Coniston, give yourself a head start by staying at Coniston Coppermines. Almost halfway up a mountain with a view to match, this property is surrounded by fells, allowing hill walkers easy access onto Wetherlam and the Old Man of Coniston itself. A great base for a walking holiday or a weekend away with friends and family. Available with exclusive use.

Coniston Coppermines is a character-full little property in an unrivalled mountain setting, a mile from Coniston village.

This charming property gives you a 500 foot head start on the Old Man of Coniston and you will be bowled over by the splendid views and walking options nearby. If you get bored of the scenery, you’re not too far from other beautiful areas of the Lake District.

- Old Man of Coniston, on the doorstep
- Coniston village, 1 mile away
- Hawkshead village with its literary connections and stunning scenery, 6 miles
- Lake Windermere with sailing and wind surfing options, 7.5 miles
- Picturesque Ambleside town, 7.5 miles

If enquiring for groups of under 16 people, please visit our website.


Contains 2 domestic sized cookers, 2 microwaves, toasters, kettles, fridge, freezer and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for 26.
Dining room seats 26 people at tables and chairs.
The lounge is on the first floor and has some magnificent views. It has soft seating for 18 people and a coal-burning stove.
No TV or music facilities.
There is no games room.
Full central heating throughout and coal-burning stove in the lounge.
26 beds arranged in 3x4, 1x6 and 1x8 beddded rooms. Some dorm rooms, some private.
All bed linen and tea towels are included, please bring your own bath towels.
There are three showers and two washrooms, both wash rooms have two toilets and two washbasins.
There are no facilities specifically for disabled guests.
Cot available.
No, but mountains on your doorstep.
There is no swimming pool.
Parking is on site for 12 cars, which is reached by a one mile unsurfaced track.
No smoking please.
Registered Assistance Dogs only.


This charming property gives you a 500 foot head start on the Old Man of Coniston.
Ambleside, 7.5 miles.
Coniston, 1 mile.
Coniston, 1 mile

Booking Information

Exclusive use:
Midweek Stays From: £198 (2 nights).
Weekend Stays From: £398 (2 nights).

Christmas and New Year prices available on request.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

YHA Coniston Coppermines
LA21 8HP
United Kingdom
Ulverston, 14 miles.
Stagecoach from Ambleside to Coniston. Alight 1 mile.
Manchester, 100.5 miles.

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YHA Coniston Coppermines, Cumbria, Lake District
+44 (0)345 371 9630
YHA Coniston Coppermines
LA21 8HP
United Kingdom