Steam Yacht Gondola

Steam Yacht Gondola

Important notice -

Gondola is off the water for the winter. Join us for a cruise in 2016 - we'll be back in late March.

Rebuilt Victorian steam-powered yacht on Coniston Water

Steam Yacht Gondola

Things to see and do

Steam Yacht Gondola

Choose your cruise 

More than just a boat trip, a cruise on Steam Yacht Gondola is a Victorian lifestyle experience played out on Coniston Water, one of England's most beautiful lakes.

Timetable and booking

Steam Yacht Gondola picnic

Indulge in a Gondola experience 

Treat yourself, or someone you love, to a picnic cruise, afternoon tea cruise, steam & cream cruise or engineer for the day experience.

Walk, play, read

Steam Yacht Gondola

Groups

Coach party on Gondola

Group bookings on Gondola 

Book your group on a Gondola cruise and enjoy discounted rates for parties of 15 or more.

Steam Yacht Gondola

What's on

Upcoming events

Cadbury's Easter Egg Hunts

Fri 25 Mar 2016
11:00-11:45
Have fun on board with our Cadbury's Easter Egg Hunts over the Easter weekend

Beatrix Potter's Landscape Cruise and Walk

Thu 07 Apr 2016
11:00-16:15
Enjoy a cruise and guided walk with our local Ranger - a lovely chance to hear the story of Beatrix Potter and her Coniston connections and the impact of her legacy on the nation.

Beatrix Potter's Landscape Cruise and Walk

Thu 12 May 2016
11:00-16:15
Enjoy a cruise and guided walk with our local Ranger - a lovely chance to hear the story of Beatrix Potter and her Coniston connections and the impact of her legacy on the nation.

Gondola Behind the Scenes Members evening

Fri 20 May 2016
17:00-18:30
For NT members - Gondola Behind the Scenes will be a great opportunity to find out more about the story of this wonderful historic steamboat with seldom seen archive material on display and a chance to chat with the crew.

Beatrix Potter's Landscape Cruise and Walk

Thu 09 Jun 2016
11:00-16:15
Enjoy a cruise and guided walk with our local Ranger - a lovely chance to hear the story of Beatrix Potter and her Coniston connections and the impact of her legacy on the nation.

Beatrix Potter's Landscape Cruise and Walk

Thu 08 Sep 2016
11:00-16:15
Enjoy a cruise and guided walk with our local Ranger - a lovely chance to hear the story of Beatrix Potter and her Coniston connections and the impact of her legacy on the nation.
Steam Yacht Gondola

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