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February 2016

Snowdrops in Ambleside

February 5th, 2016|

Snowdrops in Ambleside, always nice to see the first of the new years flowers. Gives you a warm feeling, the leaves and other flowers can't be far away. Gives me a lift, as if the little white flowers are saying, 'It's okay, it's all going to happen again'. It seems that this winter, although not cold, has [...]

January 2016

Bookings coming in Fast

January 26th, 2016|

Bookings coming in Fast. Yes that's true. This is the time of year that bookings start to come in for the summer, but they are coming in faster than usual. If you are thinking of coming to the Lakes do look around now! Guest Houses and hotels are receiving more enquires and early bookings than ever before. [...]

A New Year Starts at Wanslea

January 8th, 2016|

Well here we are in 2016, a new year starts at Wanslea and everywhere else. But most of all a new year starts for all of you, our guests, now, in the past and in the future. So here's wishing you all the very best this year. I think we'll all have to think about [...]

December 2015

Desmond hits Ambleside-Wanslea Guesthouse

December 10th, 2015|

Ambleside has been hit just like the rest of the county, but we are lucky at Wanslea being on higher ground we got away with it. The lower parts of the town have been badly hit. Waterhead has been under water with the three hotels there being particularly 'under the cosh'. Two of our guests [...]

November 2015

First Post: Ambleside Christmas Lights

November 26th, 2015|

Well here we are going forth into un-charted territory, never been able to edit my own website. Probably find out rather quickly if that's a good thing or not! The titles not very exciting, First Post, but I'm still rather new to all this. Anyway, it's better than the Last Post! People who know will be laughing at [...]

October 2015

In the press: The Times

October 20th, 2015|

The Times Travel Supplement 10 September 2005 - see the original article here >> A delighted guest says: "What a welcome. They cannot do enough for you. Book their superior rooms and you are in for a real treat." Times correspondent Stephen McClarence says: Particularly if you book the rock 'n roll room, with its [...]