Pet Friendly Cottages

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.

Alternatively, if saddles and cantering is more your thing then we now have a separate directory for holiday cottages that accept horses.

As details can change at any time, we strongly 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.

Popular Regions:

Cornwall | Cotswolds | Devon | Dorset | Heart of England | Lake District | London | Norfolk | Northumberland | Peak District | Scotland | Somerset | South of England | Suffolk | Wales | Yorkshire

Featured Accommodation

Cowdber Barn

Burrow, Kirkby Lonsdale, Lancashire.

Sleeps 10. In the picturesque Lune Valley where the Lake District, Forest of Bowland and Yorkshire Dales meet, this award-winning barn conversion stands at the end of a 1km long farm track. The cosy first floor games room includes table tennis and darts. Cottage Code: LQL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Other popular listings

Tinkerbell

Glenprosen, nr. Kirriemuir, Angus.

Sleeps 2. This unique, half-round cottage has been converted from the original dairy and is set on the Balnaboth Estate on the edge of the Cairngorms National Park. Fishing on a 5-mile stretch of the River Prosen, stabling for horses by arrangement. Cottage Code: SAL.

  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 16th Century

Cliff House

Trimingham, nr. Cromer, Norfolk.

Sleeps 14. The aptly named Cliff House, it is located on a cliff top with wonderful sea views. This impressive detached family house has its own indoor heated swimming pool and is within easy distance of secluded sandy beaches and coastal walks. Cottage Code: 17024.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Woodbine Cottage

Mullion, Cornwall.

Sleeps 8. A short walk from Mullion Cove, this lovely stone cottage lies peacefully in a sunny sheltered garden. A haven for wildlife, the garden features a wooden summerhouse, lily pond and stream, as well as an octagonal gazebo / brick barbecue area. Cottage Code: GVP.

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

Heron

Wroxham, Norfolk.

Sleeps 8 – 10. Set right on the banks of the River Bure, in the heart of the Norfolk Broads. With its own riverside lawn and first floor balcony, this ‘upside-down’-style detached lodge enjoys superb views over a private boating marina. Cottage Code: CHL.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Lochside Garden House

Town Yetholm, nr. Kelso, Scottish Borders.

Sleeps 11. With its own secluded garden and private hot tub, this self-contained wing of a pretty Victorian country house offers spacious, tastefully furnished accommodation. The impressive hallway features a grand piano, ideal for family get-togethers. Cottage Code: S4484.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century
  • Piano

The Old Tithe Barn

Litton Cheney, nr. Dorchester, Dorset.

Sleeps 18. Just a short drive from Chesil Beach, this 13th century tithe barn has been lovingly restored to provide character holiday accommodation for eighteen guests in nine en suite bedrooms. Complete with its own games room and coarse fishing lake. Cottage Code: DCCD.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 13th Century

Mariners Cottage

Boscastle, Cornwall.

Sleeps 3. Set in a quiet lane, Mariners is one of a charming little row of listed coastguard cottages, just a minute’s walk from the heart of Boscastle. With its spectacular harbour, the village boasts shops, pubs, restaurants and a Witchcraft Museum. Cottage Code: GRJ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Finkle Barn

Great Fryupdale, nr. Glaisdale, North Yokshire National Park.

Sleeps 6. This detached, former cow byre enjoys stunning views across the rolling hills of the North Yorkshire Moors. Dating back over 200 years, it has been carefully converted and sits within acres of natural farmland with riding and stabling on site. Cottage Code: INN.

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

Cerne Abbey Cottage

Cerne Abbas, Dorset.

Sleeps 2. This unique and enchanting property lies in the pretty village of Cerne Abbas, famed for its giant chalk carving. Part of the historic buildings of Cerne Abbey, formed in 987 as a Benedictine House, guests are free to wander the grounds. Cottage Code: DDX.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 11th Century

Court Farm Barns – The Stables

Bream, nr. Lydney, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. With stabling and riding available on site, these two adjoining barn conversions are located in the beautiful Forest of Dean. Private hot tub sessions can be arranged. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 27792.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century