Steam Yacht Gondola

Important notice -

Gondola is now off the lake for the winter. You can buy dated tickets for 2019 at this year's price until the end of January. Gift vouchers for our Full Lake cruises are also now available.

Rebuilt Victorian steam-powered yacht on Coniston Water

Steam Yacht Gondola

Things to see and do

Walk from Gondola's jetties


Gondola - an unparalleled Lake District cruising experience

Our Ops Manager Bill, explains why Gondola is so unique.

Steam Yacht Gondola


Steam Yacht Gondola

Venue hire

Steam Yacht Gondola

What's on

Upcoming events

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Steam Yacht Gondola


Burchiello Venetian Gondola

Why Gondola looks like a Venetian 'gondola' 

How Gondola became a moving part of Coniston's cultural landscape...

Steam Yacht Gondola

Places to stay

Steam Yacht Gondola

Our work


An introduction to the Lake District World Heritage Site 

The Lake District was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in early July 2017. It is now part of a special family of iconic places across the planet, like the Taj Mahal, Machu Picchu, Easter Island, the Barrier Reef, the Grand Canyon and many other world famous locations.