Steam Yacht Gondola in Coniston, Cumbria, United Kingdom | Gondola Rides
Welcome to the Steam Yacht Gondola, Coniston, United Kingdom. The Gondola is a re-built elegant steam yacht providing the most wonderful, nostalgic sailing experience.
The original Gondola was first launched in 1859 and the present-day Steam Yacht Gondola reflects and brings to life the splendour and luxury of the Victorian era.
Not only can passengers enjoy the stunning backdrop provided by the Coniston Fells and its majestic lake, they can relax in the opulently upholstered saloons and marvel at the gentle gliding motion of this vessel which is indeed an experience in itself.
This graceful yacht is part and parcel of the history and heritage of Coniston and plies the lake every year between the months of April to October.
The Steam Yacht Gondola operates a seven day service running from Coniston Pier to Brantwood jetty with round trips of approximately 45 minutes carrying up to 86 passengers on each trip.