The Kings Arms Hotel
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Last week there was snow on the mountains and the views from the house were fantastic. Also had some brilliant sunsets here as well.
We will be adding lots of pictures of our adventure and sharing some of the highlights. Just need to get packing now! ...
... Bowness-on-Windermere is bigger then Waterhead. It's the central location for all of the ferries doing tours of the lake. I enjoyed walking amongst all of the little shops & cafes. I did walk up to Windermere from here, which again has lots of little feature, but mainly the tourist centre & train station are here.
On Saturday night I attend the Christmas celebrations in Ambleside. There was a street parade which led up to ...
... the next cairn in the distance. As it leveled out I thought I had reached the summit, wrong. I had read that this was the case, you kept thinking you had reached the top as you crest a number of false summits, but until you reach the trig point and topping stone you need to keep going. By now the wind stronger than I had ever been in for a sustained period. The loneliness and desolation gave me a strange feeling of euphoria and the cloud cover only helped make this ...
We wanted to do a big hike. So we went to Langdale and decided to tackle the mighty peaks of Rossett Pike, Esk Pike and Bowfell, calculating a nice circular route to encompass these. The weather however, was not on our side. The walk along the valley was nice, but as we began ascending the wind increased and the visibility became extremely poor. We reached Rossett Pike and boldly ...
... sideways to get around the bed and the en suite bathroom is a shower, handbasin and toilet in a cupboard!!!!! This is the first b&B where there isn't a guest lounge so we will be stuck in confined quarters for a while.
We had a great meal at an old pub around the corner and a quick walk around some of the narrow streets. It still blows my mind that the buildings are hundreds of years old. Back to the shoebox and hopefully a peaceful night's sleep. ...