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Please note: All prices are based on hiring the whole place per night.
Originally the home of the manager of the old copper mines, this building looks out over some of the most rugged fells in the Lake District. In a wonderfully remote mountain setting, surrounded by the Coniston Fells, there are few other buildings in the vicinity.
The self-catering kitchen contains two electric domestic sized cookers, a microwave, toasters, kettles, fridge, freezer and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for 28 people. Tea towels are also provided.
There are 28 beds arrange in: 5 x 4 and 1 x 8 bed rooms, all bed linen is provided.
There is parking on site for 12 cars, reached by a one mile unsurfaced track.
From Coniston village, take the road between the Black Bull Pub and Co-op. The road becomes a track, climbing steadily then levelling – distance 1.25 miles.
Dining room and lounge
The dining room seats 26 people at tables and chairs. The lounge, on the first floor with magnificent views and a wood-burning stove, has soft seating for 18.
There are three showers and two washrooms. Each washroom has two toilets and two washbasins. Please bring your own towels.
There is central heating and a payphone, which can accept incoming calls. This property is suitable for children under the age of three years.
YHA Coniston Coppermines welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four legged friend along with you.
Discounts on your stay
Why not take out YHA membership today to save £30 on your Exclusive Hire booking? Not only will you get a discount on bookings with YHA Exclusive Hire, but you’ll also get exclusive discounts every time you stay with YHA, high street shopping discounts, email newsletters and much, much more!
To get your £30 off discount code, simply log in to YHA.org.uk and go to the Member Benefits tab.
At YHA Coniston Coppermines we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or bathrooms currently meets modern standards of accessibility.
We have: One ground floor bedroom
Ground floor bathrooms
For more information please download the full access statement here.