Fair Rigg Guest House

Ferry View, Bowness-on-Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England, LA23 3JB, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Bowness-on-Windermere

The Beauty of Simplicity

A travel blog entry by saraphilo


In Lake District, you can go to the main towns like Windermere, Ambleside, Grasmere and Keswick. We cover only Windermere and it's the most popular among the four.

TIP: To travel around or to Lake District, it's more convenient to rent a car. Train from London to
Lake District is expensive and there's not much choose in terms of bus …

Great Britain

A travel blog entry by saraphilo


We bought an one day unlimited trip tickets for only 6.60 Pound (zone 1 off peak) and took a train to Green Park to go to Buckingham Palace (you can also stopped at St. James Park). Walk cross the Green Park and you will reach the palace, be there by 11:30am to watch change of guards, only available in May to July, alternate days for the rest of …

We should have just driven through the night...

A travel blog entry by jolawrence1


... before the alarm went off at 7.55am. Now whether it was the very nice treats left by the hotel, the big fat chips that we couldn't finish, or just the excitement of being somewhere new, Murray needed to visit the little doggies room, or in other words the lashing-rain-soaked, swamp like patch of grass out the front of the hotel, a good five times throughout the night. And she very nicely spaced them out so that by the time you were dried off, back in ...

Fun photography in Keswick

A travel blog entry by ldschaub


... shack.

We then went back down the hillside, driving very carefully so as not to slide into the side of the rock bridge on the one lane road. We headed toward the shore of the lake and could see the mountain on the other side. Everything about the area was so pretty. We spent a bit of time looking around at the lakes edge before retreating to the car to head to the hotel for the evening. Only a couple of hours of driving time and we would be in ...

A snowey adventure

A travel blog entry by ldschaub


... but it gave me the same look a goose gives you before it chases you and tries to attack so we decided it was best to leave the swan alone.

After some time at the lake, we decided to walk through the town to see what there was to see. Stopped for a cup of coffee to try and warm up and kept on moving. The shops were cute and had lots of locally made items. We window shopped through a few until it started snowing, at ...

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This hotel, located on Ferry View, Bowness-on-Windermere, is near Windermere Lake Cruises, The World of Beatrix Potter, Lakeland Ltd., and Coniston Water.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsFair Rigg Guest House Bowness-on-Windermere

    Reviewed by saraphilo

    Clean & Cosy

    Reviewed Apr 8, 2011
    by (1 review) Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia Flag of Malaysia

    Clean and nicely decorated guesthouse with English breakfast provided

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Fair Rigg Guest House Bowness-on-Windermere

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding