Dog Friendly Cottages in the South of England

Within easy reach of London and with its agreeable climate, the South of England is perfect for a holiday with all the family at a pet friendly cottage.

With romantic castles, grand houses and seaside resorts such as Brighton, Eastbourne and Hastings, the whole family will be happily entertained. Or enjoy ‘walkies’ on the Isle of Wight, home to over 500 miles of trails and cycling paths, as well as some lovely beaches.

Please scroll down for our selection of dog friendly cottages in Hampshire, Sussex, the Isle of Wight and Kent.

Featured Accommodation

Stokers Loft

West Mersea, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 2. Ideally located for sailing enthusiasts, Stokers Loft is just 20 yards from the sea and offers fantastic views from its upstairs living area. It is also conveniently situated for two renowned fish restaurants, local shops and pubs. Cottage Code: BRY.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

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Holly Cottage

Steyning, West Sussex.

Sleeps 4. Ideally located just a stone’s throw from the charming market town of Steyning, this delightful grade II listed cottage was formerly the stables to the adjacent house. This spacious holiday property boasts an enclosed courtyard garden. Cottage Code: PCCS.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Hucking Court Stables

Hucking, Kent.

Sleeps 6. Set in the heart of the North Downs, this 16th century listed property has been carefully converted with rustic flint walls, slate floors and exposed beams throughout. Originally stables to the main farmhouse, it is surrounded by woodland. Cottage Code: PQ6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Diablo

Castle Hedingham, Essex, .

Sleeps 10. Set on the fringe of picturesque village of Castle Hedingham with its timber-framed, medieval and Tudor buildings, this detached, single-storey holiday property enjoys private use of a heated indoor swimming pool – 3 hours per day. Cottage Code: W43233.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Saunders Oast Barn

Guestling, nr. Hastings, East Sussex.

Sleeps 9. Totally re-built following the great storm of 1987, this stylish 19th century barn now provides luxurious holiday accommodation, complete with a full size snooker table. Within easy reach of both historic Hastings and the medieval town of Rye. Cottage Code: PDDH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Telephone Exchange

Sissinghurst, Kent.

Sleeps 2. Set in the heart of one of Kent’s most picturesque villages, this detached former telephone exchange has been carefully converted to provide unique and cosy holiday accommodation. Just a stroll from the NT’s famous Sissinghust Gardens. Cottage Code: 26972.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Hawthorne Cottage

Preston, nr. Canterbury, Kent.

Sleeps 6. Set amist a 21-acre farm, this lovingly restored detached Grade II listed cottage retains many original features. Enjoy walks through the orchards of the farm to join the Saxon Shore Way. Canterbury is just a 20-minute drive away. Cottage Code: PY8.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Well Cottage

Upper Castle Combe, Wiltshire.

Sleeps 6. Dating back to the 16th century, Well Cottage retains much charm with exposed beams and inglenook fire. Set above Castle Combe on a tranquil private lane, it has been finished to a high standard in a contemporary country style. Cottage Code: DVD.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Thornden Farm – The Old Stable

Ashburnham, Battle, East Sussex.

Sleeps 2. These two heavily beamed cottages date back to the 16th century. Sympathetically converted with wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace. Two village pubs within 1.5 miles. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: PG7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

The Thatched Barn

Smarden, Kent.

Sleeps 11. This stunning, thatched 17th-century barn has been thoughtfully converted to a high standard. Standing detached, it is ideally situated on the edge of the picturesque village of Smarden, once a centre for the thriving English wool industry. Cottage Code: PBBY.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Linley Farm Cottages – Dairy Cottage

St Osyth, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, these six delightful holiday cottages lie tucked away in a quiet corner of Essex. With fishing and boating to be enjoyed on a nearby lake, historic Colchester is a short drive away. Cottage Code: 17977.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century