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

Didworthy Country House – Seashores

Didworthy, South Brent, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 6. These three holiday properties form part of an elegant Victorian country house and enjoy shared use of the owners’ fabulous outdoor heated swimming pool from July – Aug, Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 27597.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 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

St Radigund’s Abbey Farm – The Stables

River, nr. Dover, Kent.

Sleeps 4. Set on a working arable farm, this detached barn conversion is surrounded by the rolling Kent countryside with footpaths from the door. Step back in time and explore the remains of the 12th century abbey ruins. Cottage Code: 19819.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Debourne Lodge

Cowes, Isle of Wight.

Sleeps 6. Set in its own enclosed grounds, this attractive listed property features its own private outdoor heated swimming pool (avail Jun-Sep). Retaining many character features including exposed stone walls, it makes the ideal holiday location. Cottage Code: 26436.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Lochside Stable House

Yetholm, nr. Kelso, Scottish Borders.

Sleeps 11. Enjoying stunning views over a loch, this beautiful Victorian house is set on a working farm with rare breed cattle and horses. The numerous recreational facilities provided include a hot tub, badminton and on-site trout and coarse fishing. Cottage Code: UPK.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Brewlands Estate – Croft End Cottage

Glenisla, Blairgowrie, Scotland.

Sleeps 4. This cosy 15th century Highland cottage is set in a stunning location on the border of the Cairngorms National Park and offers a fabulously comfortable place perfect for explorers and lovers. Hot tub, catering and bagpiper by arrangement. Cottage Code: SPPX.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 15th Century

Carol’s Cottage

Wenhaston, nr. Southwold, Suffolk.

Sleeps 4. Set in an AONB, this carefully converted former farm building now offers comfortable and well-appointed holiday accommodation. Enjoying a secluded location on a working arable farm, it lies just a short drive from the Suffolk Heritage Coast. Cottage Code: E3043.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Wreay Farmhouse

Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria.

Sleeps 16. With parts dating back to 13th century, this detached holiday home is full of character and enjoys commanding views over Ullswater. Watermillock is ideally placed for touring the Northern Lakes, and the Brackenrigg Inn is just 10 mins walk. Cottage Code: 17337.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 13th Century