Autumn Photo competition winner announced

Autumn Photo Competition Winner

We have been overwhelmed by the amount and quality of entries into our Autumn photo competition and a huge thank-you to everyone who entered.

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the lucky winner was Rachel Greengrass. with a picture of her black Labrador Retriever named Baxter against a backdrop of burnt orange, brown and yellow leaves. It was one of three photos with the most Facebook 'Likes' out of 34 entrants and was picked at random to become the overall winner. Rachel receives the prize of a two-night break at The Pheasant complete with dinner in the Bistro one evening and hearty Cumberland breakfasts each morning.


Autumn photo competition to win a 2-night Lake District break

Lake District Photo Competition

Enter our photo competition and you can win 2 night's bed and breakfast for two people with dinner in the Bistro on one night.

Simply post a picture which you think says "Autumn" on our Facebook page and we will share with all our followers. A winner will them be picked at random from the 3 photos with the most likes.


New Head Chef joins the Pheasant Inn

Mark Dickson, Head Chef at The Pheasant Inn Bassenthwaite


We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new Head Chef Mark Dickson, who replaces Malcolm who left after 25 years running the kitchen here at the Pheasant Inn. Mark, from the Inverness area has run the kitchens and created dishes in many highly rated Hotels and Restaurants, including the Michelin starred Peat Inn in St Andrews, Fife.


The Pheasant Inn included in the Good Food Guide 2017

The Good Food Guide 2017

Last week, we were delighted to receive the news that The Pheasant Inn had been included in the 2017 Good Food Guide, sitting alongside illustrious names such as L'Enclume and The Fat Duck. The guide, owned by Waitrose, was first published in 1951 and lists the best 600 places throughout Britain to eat.


Dog friendly places for days out in the Lake District

Dog at Stott Park Bobbin Mill

We are seeing more and more people who like to bring their four legged furry friends on holiday with them and we have 4 rooms where dogs (and their well-behaved owners) can stay. However, bringing your dog with you on holiday isn't always as straightforward as just finding dog friendly accommodation, you also need to know that there are places where dogs are welcome for days out.

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The Pheasant Inn
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