Yearly Archives: 2018


June 2018

What to do in a heatwave

By | June 27th, 2018|

  It seems a little odd to be writing this post, it's not usual that we worry about being too hot in the Lake District!  While I have been sat on the Reception desk this morning, so many guests have asked me for recommendations on how to escape the heat, so it got me thinking, [...]

Rothay Manor Focus: Walking Holiday

By | June 14th, 2018|

We have recently been given the itinerary from our walking guides Anne Strange and Pip Line for our walking holiday in the Autumn, and it has inspired me to get out on some jaunts. I've been living in Ambleside for over 2 years, and there are still walks that I haven't discovered, and walks that [...]

March 2018

Lights, Camera, Action

By | March 24th, 2018|

The life of a hotelier is certainly interesting and varied.  Yesterday we became a mini production team when we visited the ever-charming Nicholas Merchant at his home near Harrogate for a short interview.  Luckily we were joined by the talented Polly Baldwin ( who is skilled at not only photography, but also videography, and she [...]