Pets Are Welcome at These UK Self-Catering Cottages

Scroll down to view our range of dog-friendly holiday cottages in Britain from Cornwall to the Highlands. For pet owners, self-catering holidays mean you need never to put your dog into kennels whenever you go on holiday in the UK. Whether these are luxury houses or quaint family cottages for couples, you are spoiled for choice with the options available for those who want to take their dog (or dogs) on holiday rather than accept the way more expensive kennels option. No pet passports required!

Your faithful hound will be very welcome at all of these holiday properties. Save yourself the expense and worry of checking your dog into kennels and just bring them with you to share in your holiday and discover a whole new world of walks. To help you find and book a suitable pet-friendly cottage, read our blog Pet-Friendly Cottages for Holidays with Your Dog.

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900 cottages found 900 match all criteria.

Kingfish is a charming thatched cottage near Axminster in East Devon with 2 bedrooms, double and twin, sleeps 4-5. This quaint and family-friendly rural holiday cottage has a private garden and welcomes well-behaved pets.

A luxury five bedroom holiday home with its own hot tub and spectacular coastal views, just a short walk from the beach and the lively seaside resort of Woolacombe in North Devon.

This beautiful two bedroom barn conversion is set in an idyllic rural location and is only a short drive away from the stunning North Devon coast and its outstanding beaches. Guests can relax and admire stunning coastal views from the private hot tub and large enclosed garden.

Upper Instow Beach Cottage is a charming first floor North Devon holiday let overlooks the estuary. The dog-friendly waterside apartment sleeps 5 people in 3 bedrooms. It has a lovely balcony to sit and enjoy uninterrupted views across the beach and estuary to Appledore and lovely sunsets.

Enjoy a relaxing holiday in the a quiet corner of the Lancashire countryside at Balloo. This converted coach house stands in 200-acres of grounds with ponds and a riverside picnic spots.

Explore the Lake District and the Eden Valley with a stay at 2 Eden Grove Cottages in the quaint village of Armathwaite, Cumbria, a large pet-friendly cottage featuring exposed sandstone walls that comfortably houses groups of up to six in three cosy bedrooms.

With panoramic views of Blue Anchor Bay, Ash is a modern coastal cottage ideal for a seaside holiday. Situated in Primrose Hill, Somerset, the cottage offers disabled access as well as gorgeous gardens, a games room, contemporary comforts, plus access to beaches and the delights of Exmoor.

Eilean Feoir is a detached and well-equipped Scottish holiday cottage by the beach in the stunning West Coast village of Portuairk in Argyll, Tastefully decorated, bright and spacious, it's a perfect rural cottage for a seaside family holiday. The well-equipped, detached holiday home welcomes pets.

This hand-built and wonderfully fitted log cabin oozes charm and romance. The entire cabin, from the bold exterior to the charming interior, was designed with Western Red Cedar and thoughtfully furnished to ensure that the country charm is carried throughout his Shropshire eco cottage.

Fancy a lighthouse holiday? Book Gunard, a Ventnor holiday cottage, part of St Catherine's Lighthouse on the Isle of Wight. With superb sea views, this pet-friendly waterside cottage sleeps 5 in a secluded rural location.

The Cottage, Catford House is a delightful romantic cottage on the edge of Exmoor National Park. Situated in Brendon Hill, Somerset, the rural cottage is surrounded by beautiful countryside and offers couples a recently refurbished pet-friendly retreat with a private courtyard and modern comforts.

This beautiful 3-bedroom Northumberland holiday cottage in the Cheviot Hills lies in the stunning Northumberland countryside just outside the village of Akeld near Wooler in the Northumberland National Park. The cottage is lovingly decorated and perfect for walking holidays in Northumberland.

Set within 36 acres of idyllic West Cornwall countryside this beautiful cottage sleeps six guests and welcomes three dogs. With many fantastic walks in the surrounding area this home is perfect for families who love to be outdoors and the cottage features a private garden and barbecue area.

Once part of a larger traditional mill, 2 Old Mill Cottage is nicely located in the picturesque village of Broadway, Dog Friendly, has lovely stream-bordered garden, a short distance to the centre of Broadway, one of the Cotswold’s most attractive villages, and open countryside. Private Parking.

Curlews Cwtch offers country charm within reach of the ocean. The pet-friendly cottage lies moments from the beaches of Polzeath and boasts views of the Cornish countryside from its ample garden, as well as a pastel palette with local art, open-plan design, picture windows and a wood-burning stove.

Surrounded by lush green fields, Abbotts Manor is a gorgeous Grade II listed Georgian manor set in an AONB in Combe Raleigh, Devon. The pet-friendly cottage offers wonderful views as well as elegant detailing, as well as a children’s play area, a campfire area, a games room, an open fire and style.

Hazlehead House is a large 18th-Century Pennine holiday cottage in rural surroundings between Penistone and Holmfirth in South Yorkshire. Hazlehead is a pet friendly property located in the heart of 'Last of the Summer Wine' country and will appeal to large family gatherings and groups of friends.

High Cloud is a large and comfortable Wye Valley Farmhouse and separate Barn in Monmouthshire with a swimming pool and hot tub. High Cloud offers self-catering holidays in a secluded countryside location - no neighbours or traffic noise, just panoramic far-reaching rural views. Pets welcome.

Amari is a sophisticated romantic cottage offering views over Whitby in Yorkshire. Located in the heart of the seaside town, the pet-friendly cottage offers convenience and modernity, as well as traditional features such as vaulted beamed ceilings. Escape with your better half in this coastal gem.

A stunning pet-friendly lodge in the North Devon countryside. Just a short drive from some of the area's most spectacular beaches, this home is spacious, bright and stylish with a large covered deck and private hot tub. Enjoy wonderful rural views in a truly relaxing setting.

Llys Offa is a spacious family-friendly cottage offering tranquillity, multiple spaces for relaxation, a games room, sauna and outdoor heated swimming pool, all of which sit beside a running stream, just a stroll from the village of Ruabon and within easy reach of the attractions of North Wales.

A large family holiday home with wonderful views over one of the UK's best beaches; Fistral Beach. Enjoy sunsets from your own private balcony, or kick back in the open-plan living space. Just a five minute walk to the beach and town centre this is the perfect home for a beach break in Newquay.

This ground floor, semi detached cottage on a working farm is located near the small village of Lupton near to Kirkby Lonsdale and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

Find a relaxing escape from the bustle of everyday life with a stay at Church Farmhouse, quietly situated in the south Somerset village of Winsham, a child-friendly barn conversion that retains the original beams and gorgeous inglenook fireplace and features four upstairs double bedrooms.

When finding a pet friendly property, always visit the property website to see what pet facilities they have on offer by using the 'Visit Website' button. By being able to speak directly with the owner, you'll be able to reassure yourself that the holiday cottage that is right for you is also right for your pet. Perfect! Owners will also be able to advise you on a range of local dog walks close to your holiday cottages, or which local beaches allow access to dogs in the summer. Many cottages will welcome more than one pet - just ask before booking. Where ever you go, it's nice to know your pet can come too: Have a great holiday with your pet!

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