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 a 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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Derwent House in Matlock, Derbyshire is a luxury holiday cottage fully equipped to meet the needs of groups of up to 12 people. This large dog-friendly Peak District holiday home with WiFi is Grade II listed and ideal for a special occasion, family gathering or time with friends.
Barnfield is a luxury North Devon Holiday Cottage with WiFi in the rural foothills of Exmoor and an easy drive to wonderful sandy beaches. This large and child friendly thatched cottage sleeps 8-10 in 4 bedrooms one being a ground floor with en suite. Up to 3 pets are welcome.
Situated in a quiet back street in the centre of the popular North Devon village of Braunton and just 2 miles from the beach is Kittiwake House. This large, luxury cottage with secure, private garden sleeps 12 people in 6 bedrooms, 2 en-suite plus two family bathrooms. Pets welcome.
Originally one of the farm buildings, The Milking Parlour today provides couples, friends and small families excellent self-catering accommodation on the North Devon coast complete with shared hot tub and spa room.
Ideal for little family getaways, Shalfleet Barn is located in 50 acres of grounds on the Shalfleet Manor estate. Guests this tastefully restored barn enjoy use of an outdoor pool and tennis courts. This dog-friendly countryside cottage lies close to the Isle of Wight coast at Bouldnor.
A luxury Cotswold village cottage with superb interior design and furnishings, Yarrow is a thatched, dog-friendly holiday cottage near Chipping Norton sleeping 4. It is an absolute dream holiday home for a romantic escape or a small family self-catering holiday in the Gloucestershire countryside.
Great Higham Oast and Cottages in the rural village of Doddington, Kent, make the perfect getaway to celebrate your special occasion or holiday with family and friends in the South-East countryside, a trio of dog-friendly cottages that offer access to a heated swimming pool and tennis court.
Sitting on the edge of the village of Carrog near Corwen in Denbighshire, The Mill House is a lovingly maintained Edwardian farmhouse overlooking the River Dee. This pet-friendly five-bedroom home is ideal for large group or family trips to Snowdonia.
Hambury House carries guests back in time with its stone exterior, thatched roof and exposed timber beams. The traditional feel of this holiday cottage in Lulworth is combined with modern comforts to offer guests and their pets a luxury coastal cottage in Dorset. A peaceful seaside holiday awaits.
Old Nog Cottage is a delightful rural holiday cottage with a pool near Great Torrington in North Devon with exposed stone and timber, modern homely comforts and extensive gardens for pets, Guests enjoy access to a communal swimming pool, visiting farm animals with play equipment for children.
Magnificent rural views fill the large windows of the conservatory at Woodlea, a large holiday cottage in Pickering near Rosedale Abbey on the North York Moors. An open fire adds rural charm to the large sitting room of the four-bedroom tastefully decorated, pet-friendly cottage in North Yorkshire.
Holiday in comfort and style with a stay at The Wain House, a brick-built barn conversion on the owner’s 250-acre working farm just outside the village of Westhope, Shropshire, a pet-friendly cottage that features a private patio with hot tub, as well as access to a games room and gym.
Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Broadway, a large holiday cottage at Flagstone Farm offers a peaceful and luxurious Cotswolds retreat for large families and groups. Pets welcome.
Grade II-listed Elizabethan House stands just above Chesil Beach on the Jurassic coastline on the Isle of Portland near Weymouth. This imposing 4-bedroom, pet friendly Dorset holiday cottage with sea views, sleeps 7 in recently refurbished, homely surroundings.
In the small Cumbria coastal village of Cark in Cartnel, The Old Bank House is a large, characterful holiday cottages nicely located for exploring the southern Lake District and Morecombe Bay. This well-equipped pet friendly holiday home sleeps 11.
With elegant décor and plentiful features, Lodge 15 on the Barton Pines resort will delight you and your family. Exclusive resort facilities and a private hot tub are only part of a luxurious holiday in this South Devon rural retreat near Torbay's beaches at Paignton. Pets welcome.
Barn Owl is a traditional Cornish Holiday Cottage with beautiful rural views on the South Coast of Cornwall near Looe within walking distance of the South West Coast Path. Barn Owl sleeps 4 guests in 2 bedrooms - perfect for a family holiday or short break.
Book your stay at Forthampton Court and enjoy the trappings of a Grade II listed manor home in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, in a large self-contained wing recently redecorated to a high standard and featuring a private walled, brick-paved rose garden and oak-panelled drawing room with open fire.
Llletty is a Grade II listed, stone farmhouse situated on the Bodnant Estate near Colwyn Bay in Conwy. The rural cottage has been lovingly restored and its grounds include mature gardens, lawned areas and the small Annexe. The pet-friendly property boasts an open fire and gorgeous views.
Stay in your very own railway station in Kingsbridge, Devon. Every child’s fantasy comes to life in this charming pet-friendly cottage sitting on spacious grounds beside the river and the original train station. Signal Box Cottage features an upside-down design and traditional character.
Shunting Cottage is a Northumberland holiday cottage, a former railway station house tastefully converted to create a comfortable 2-bedroom pet-friendly village cottage in Acklington close to the north-east coast. This ground-floor country cottage sleeps 3.
- Sleeps 3
- Bedrooms 2
- Bathrooms 2
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Your first reaction at Balebarn Eco Lodge, near Winkleigh, will be ‘Wow, what a view!’ Then you’ll start appreciating its airy comfort, the woodburner, hot tub (optional), 2 bathrooms and 4 bedrooms -- and the wildlife at your doorstep. Balebarn sleeps 8 and has bikes boats and BBQs to borrow too.
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!