Ship Inn

Great community pub in Coniston

Outside Pub

About Us

The Ship Inn is situated on the hill overlooking the village of Coniston, in the heart of the English Lake District. The pub is on the path of the Cumbrian Way and we welcome all walkers. This is the perfect setting where we offer warm, comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation in summer and winter.

  • Food
  • Accommodation
  • Dog friendly
  • Beer garden

A little more about us

It is only a short distance from the famous lake where Donald Campbell attempted to break the water speed record with his jet boat Bluebird. Tarn Hows, one of the most beautiful places in the Lake District is only a few miles away. Coniston is the ideal base for exploring the tremendous landscape of streams, pathways and mountains, including Coniston Old Man.

Contact Us

Ship Inn
LA21 8HB

01539 441224

Opening Times

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We're open
12:00 - 22:00

Serving Food
12:00 - 20:00

Satisfying pub food for Coniston

Satisfying pub food for Coniston

The Ship Inn's pub menu offers tasty dishes that will satisfy even the biggest appetite. Enjoy a meal in the friendliest pub in Coniston with a cracking pint of Robinsons beer. Come and see for yourself why we’re known across Cumbria as a great place to eat out.

The best drinks selection in Cumbria?

The best drinks selection in Cumbria?

We are proud to serve Robinsons beers alongside a tempting selection of old and new world wines, that complement our pub restaurant menu. For a pre or post meal ‘relaxer’ you will be glad to hear that the Ship also offers the world’s choice of spirits, with prosecco and gin a speciality.

A great hotel in Coniston

A great hotel in Coniston

The Ship Inn is a wonderful hotel in Coniston, offering individual rooms and en-suite facilities. Our ‘boutique hotel’ feel and tempting menu, mean we’re ideal for a weekend break or a relaxing midweek treat exploring the local area. We’re also popular with business travellers seeking accommodation in Cumbria.

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Things to do in Coniston

Things to do in Coniston

If you’re enjoying a day out in Cumbria, then take a break at Ship. We’re the ideal place to take some time out when visiting nearby attractions and tings to do. Our excellent pub food menu and drinks selection means we’re ideal for a quick visit or a relaxing meal.