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

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

Mulberry Cottage

Churston Ferrers, Brixham, Devon.

Sleeps 7. Full of character, this 18th-century listed stone barn is just a a 20-minute walk from pretty Elbury Cove. With exposed beams and stone walls, it is set in a tranquil conservation area on the edge of Churston Ferrers. Cottage Code: HEEZ.

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

West Lodge Cally Estate

Cally Estate, Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway.

Sleeps 2. Beautifully furnished in keeping with its age, character-filled West Lodge stands alone with its own small garden. Watching over the gates of 500-acre Cally Estate, now a hotel, it is just 2 miles from Solway’s quiet beaches and villages. Cottage Code: UPM.

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

Curlew Barn

Sutton Bridge, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 4. The former wing of Curlew Lodge, this carefully converted holiday property has been appointed to the highest standard. With its own enclosed lawned garden, there is also a competition standard tennis court within the grounds. Cottage Code: 27608.

  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Kilcummer Stables

Tintagel, Cornwall.

Sleeps 2 – 3. Set in its own small enclosed garden, this little single-storey stable conversion offers simple holiday accommodation. Just a mile from a long sandy beach and the centre of Tintagel, with its ruined castle and Celtic monastery. Cottage Code: GVR.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

High Trodigal

Machrihanish, nr. Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 2. Adopting an ancient neolithic design, this imposing holiday property utilises natural stone and a turfed roof to blend effortlessly into the surrounding landscape. Close to the Machrihanish Golf Course, it offers stunning views over the sea. Cottage Code: 30648.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

The Stables

Ardmaddy Castle, nr. Oban, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 9. Set in a secluded, peaceful location within the Ardmaddy Castle estate. The castle’s spectacular gardens are open all year round. Sailing, rowing and motor boats are available for guests to hire. Free fishing. Games room. Tennis court. Cottage Code: SBZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

St Peters Court

Bacton, Norfolk.

Sleeps 20. This detached and spacious Edwardian house offers access via the back garden to sandy beaches. With its own mini gym and hot tub (for use 8am – 9pm), it is ideally placed for visits to the north Norfolk seaside resorts of Cromer and Sheringham. Cottage Code: 24270.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century