Your dog is a member of your family so why would you want to leave him or her behind when you go away on holiday? We've scoured the entire of the UK for the very best historic holiday cottages that accept dogs. At the very minimum, all the properties listed on these pages accept at least one pet, although you can check the specific number by clicking on the 'More Details' buttons.
As details can change at any time, we also recommend that you phone our cottages information line to double check the pet friendly status of any of the properties listed here. The number is 0345 268 1307, and the phone lines are open Monday to Friday 9am-7pm, Saturday 9am-5.30pm, and Sunday 10am-5pm. If you're calling from outside of the UK then please dial +44 1282 845994.
Hungate Garden Cottage, N. Yorkshire
Sleeps 10 - 12. Quietly situated in its own mature gardens, this delightful 18th century cottage is just 200m from the centre of the market town of Pickering. The cottage successfully blends modern facilities with all the charm and character of its original features.
Doward Farm, Whitchurch, Shropshire
Sleeps 14 - 16. This attractive Georgian farmhouse is situated just one mile from The Biblins Bridge on the edge of the Forest of Dean in the Welsh Borders. Perfect for walkers and cyclists with Offa’s Dyke, the Three Castles Walk and the Wye Valley Walk all within 5 miles.
Whitehall, Mealsgate, Cumbria
Sleeps 8. This unique and quirky 14th century, Grade I listed Pele Tower is situated in its own grounds and boasts many period features including a Tudor fireplace. It is perfectly situated for exploring the Lake District.
Park Cottage, Ponsanooth, Cornwall
Sleeps 4. A pretty thatched cottage set in lovely gardens, Park Cottage is steeped in history, charm and character with an inglenook fireplace and beams. It is situated on the edge of the village of Ponsanooth with its shop and pub, just 3 miles from Falmouth.
Cruary, Applecross, Scottish Highlands
Sleeps 4. A former shepherd's cottage, this 18th century holiday home enjoys superb views over to the Cullins of Skye. Situated by a 2 mile long sandy beach, it has its own garden and is within a short walk of a friendly hotel.
Monks Granary Barn, Westdean, E. Sussex
Sleeps 2. This converted Grade II listed barn dates from the 16th century and is set on an ancient farm which offers a free archaeology / history tour to guests. It is situated in the delightful Friston Forest village of Westdean, just 1.5 miles level walk from a secluded beach.