Daffodil-hunting near the Pheasant Inn

Yellow Daffodils

Clusters of daffodils and their sunshine-yellow trumpets are a sight for winter-weary eyes this season. We like to think of the Lake District as their spiritual home, as Cumbrian poet William Wordsworth dedicated one of his most famous poems to the cheery flowers.


Christmas in Cumbria

Cockermouth at Christmas

If you're staying with us this Christmas and looking for ways to get into the festive spirit, look no further - we’ve put together a list of our top local Christmassy events to fill your itinerary.


Our Winter Menu Arrives at the Bistro

Pastrami at the Pheasant

The clocks have gone back, signalling the end of Summertime - but with the end of Summer comes our exciting new Winter menu! Here at the bistro, we’ve added some scrumptious seasonal dishes to our bill of fare that are sure to get you warm and full as the cold weather sets in.


Remember, remember the fifth of November…

Lake District Afternoon Tea

Bonfire Night - for some, a night to enjoy a spectacular fire show, tasty food and admire the twinkles.  For others, loud, noisy and not at all enjoyable.  Here at The Pheasant, we’re offering guests a hideaway from the Guy Fawkes celebrations and instead, a cosy night curled up in front of the roaring fire with a warming tipple, far from the bangs and crackles of fireworks. 


Spooky Happenings in the Lakes this Halloween…

Muncaster Castle

It's October and it's officially Autumn. The nights are starting to draw in, the days are beginning to get crisper and the Lake District is about to get spooky! If you're planning a visit to the Lakes for the haunting Halloween weekend, there are a huge range of events that are sure to thrill your spooky side. We've carefully hand-selected a few of our favourites...

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The Pheasant Inn
Bassenthwaite Lake
CA13 9YE

Tel: +44 (0) 17687 76234
Email: reception@the-pheasant.co.uk

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