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About Hest Bank
Until the 19th-century, the regular route to and from the distant Lake District. It was a lonely journey, fraught with the terror of shifting sands and perilous river estuaries to cross. Intriguing events took place, and stories are told of guides abandoning travellers unable to pay for their services. In our peaceful times, the view from Hest Bank to the lofty mountains of the Lake District National Park, remains singularly spectacular, the lovely distant scenery is one of the joys of Morecambe Bay. The other is Morecambe's 4 mile long promenade, which is close to Hest Bank.
Hest Bank is backed by a rural open landscape, there is a closeby RSPB site and sands run in the direction of Bolton-le-Sands and Morecambe. The ancient walk across the sands to Kents Bank is still navigable at times but should not be undertaken unless accompanied by an experienced guide. There is lots going on in this pleasant area and the resort caters for boaters and those who enjoy fishing. Hest Bank makes an interesting alternative to crowded Morecambe, it is ideal as a base for touring coast and the old cotton towns of Lancashire.
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Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, England (0.1 miles, 0.1 km)
Coastal View is a holiday home set in Bolton le Sands, 34 km from Blackpool. Guests benefit from free WiFi and private parking available on site. Towels and bed linen are available in this holiday ho...
More info and book online.. Price from £205.00
15 Elms Road
Morecambe, Lancashire, England (0.9 miles, 1.4 km)
15 Elms Road is a holiday home with a garden, set in Morecambe in the Lancashire Region. The property is 33 km from Blackpool and free private parking is provided. The unit is fitted with a kitchen....
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Morecambe, Lancashire, England (1.5 miles, 2.3 km, direction SW)
Enys offers pet-friendly accommodation in Morecambe. The property is 32 km from Blackpool and boasts views of the garden. There is a dining area and a kitchen as well as a private bathroom. A TV and ...
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The Royal Hotel
Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, England (1.7 miles, 2.7 km, direction NE)
With free parking and Wi-Fi, The Royal Hotel is within a 25-minute drive of Kendal and the Lake District. In the village of Bolton-le-Sands, this Lancashire inn provides bed and breakfast and dining i...
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Morecambe, Lancashire, England (1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction SW)
On Morecambe seafront, The Wimslow offers en suite rooms and a full breakfast menu. This adults-only guest house is a quiet retreat providing a relaxing atmosphere. Free WiFi is available throughout....
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Morecambe, Lancashire, England (1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction SW)
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|Bare Lane Station||(1.1 miles, 1.8 km)|
|M6 Junction 34||(2.0 miles, 3.3 km, direction SE)|
|Morecambe Station||(2.6 miles, 4.2 km, direction SW)|
|M6 Junction 35||(3.7 miles, 6.0 km, direction NE)|
|Blackpool Airport||(23.5 miles, 37.8 km, direction SW)|
|Leeds Bradford International Airport||(49.2 miles, 79.2 km, direction E)|
|Hest Bank to London||(210.9 miles, 339.4 km, direction SE)|