About Us

Old Rectory Bed and Breakfast in Coniston Cumbria

Welcome to the Old Rectory Bed & Breakfast in Torver, Coniston

Welcome to our warm and friendly home in the Lake District. The Old Rectory Guest House and bed & breakfast in Coniston is the perfect place to stay to enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the surrounding Coniston Fells and the Lake District National Park.

Our house, built in 1868 for the Reverend Thomas Ellwood, nestles in three acres of gardens and woodland in the midst of rolling Cumbrian farmland.

Above us sit the majestic peaks of Coniston Old Man whilst below us we benefit from the beautiful and tranquil shores of Coniston Water. The perfect place to relax, unwind and treat yourself to some quality time.

Coniston – the perfect lakeland base

With the beautiful lake and the Coniston Fells at your doorstep, there is always something new to discover and somewhere new to explore. And whether you walk, cycle, sail or drive, you will never be short of something to do.

The Old Rectory Guest House and Bed & Breakfast in Coniston is the perfect base for exploring Coniston village, the Coniston Fells, Tarn Hows, Hawkshead, Ambleside, the Grizedale Forest, Great Langdale, Little Langdale, Grasmere and indeed the whole of the Lake District. We are only minutes away from the Ruskin Museum where Donald Campbell’s Bluebird will be making its return in 2011 and Brantwood, John Ruskin’s spiritual home.

A relaxing place to stay

Don’t forget that when you have finished exploring for the day, the relaxing atmosphere of the Old Rectory’s awaits you. Our wonderful bedrooms are all individually dressed to the highest possible standard to ensure you enjoy the perfect night’s sleep. So come and visit us at The Old Rectory soon.

Come and visit us soon

The Old Rectory guest house in Coniston is open 51 weeks of the year and whether you are looking for a Lake District summer break, a winter walking holiday or perhaps a romantic weekend away, the Old Rectory in Torver, Coniston is the perfect place to stay. And if you fancy your own private Lakeland base, why not try out our superb Garden Room – your very own Coniston Cottage.

So come and visit us at the Old Rectory soon – we offer the choice of either bed and breakfast or full guest house facilities and would be delighted to see you.