Opening times

Boat and bike hire:


Bluebird Café:


We are currently closed, including our car park and toilets. Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.

Getting here

Coniston Boating Centre
Lake Road, Coniston
Cumbria LA21 8AN


Update: 17 March 2020

We have suspended all our boat hire and activities. We are cancelling and will automatically refund all bookings for boat hire up until 1 May. We will keep this refund date under review.

The Bluebird Café

Named after Donald Campbell's famous boat, this café is on the lake shore next to Coniston Boating Centre.

It offers an idyllic location to enjoy freshly-prepared food, homemade cakes or ice cream.

It's licenced to sell wines and beers and also features Campbell memorabilia.

Find out more at the Bluebird Café's website (opens in new window).

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