About Us at The Pheasant, Bassenthwaite

Open all day every day for great food, tempting drinks and a breathtaking place to stay.

The Pheasant Inn garden view

Our story

The Pheasant, Bassenthwaite Lake offers the warmest of Cumbrian welcomes in a tradition that has stood the test of time for more than two centuries. Originally a Lakeland staging post and coaching inn, The Pheasant is a unique place that combines outstanding hospitality and local character in a simply breathtaking setting.

Enjoy free on-site parking, spectacular views and a fabulous outdoor terrace.

Dogs are very welcome in designated areas within our bar and our pet-friendly rooms.