The Pheasant Inn, Bassenthwaite Lake

  • Traditional Cumbrian Hospitality
  • Superb Food
  • Comfortable Rooms

Nestling at the bottom of Sale Fell and close to Bassenthwaite Lake lies the tranquil and peaceful Pheasant Inn. Dating back to the 17th century this former haunt of the famous huntsman John Peel has been entertaining guests for the past 300 years in the traditional Cumbrian manner with stunning food and refreshment and good old fashioned values. With an abundance of unique period atmosphere and a sense of timelessness with the clever mix of luxurious, contemporary comforts  The Pheasant has earned a well deserved national and International reputation.
Peacefully set in its own beautiful gardens, with woodland beyond and located at the unspoilt northern end of the Lake District, within easy reach of Keswick and Cockermouth, you can enjoy the unique atmosphere and calm of The Pheasant in the luxurious comfort that makes every stay so memorable.
All of our 15 luxury bedrooms have their own individual character and represent the very best in comfort, beautifully finished and provide complete and utter peace and space for you our most important guest. With the most comfortable of beds and restful pillows you cannot fail to enjoy a good night’s sleep.

Nearby Walks:

Skiddaw via Ullock Pike . My favourite way to climb one the 4 Lakeland 3,000 footers

Sale Fell near Cockermouth. Easy walking from the Pheasant up this pleasant little fell

Bassenthwaite to Threlkeld. A quiet but lovely route that passes through the back of Skiddaw

Area Information:

Keswick & the North

Address: Bassenthwaite Lake, Cockermouth,Cumbria CA13 9YE
Type of Rooms: Single, Double, twin
Price Range: £95 - £190 per room inc breakfast
Phone Number: 017687 76234