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

Y Potel Inc

Dwyran, Wales, .

Sleeps 4. Dating back to 1700’s, this detached Welsh holiday home has been sympathetically restored and now offers a high standard of accommodation including features such as electric underfloor heating. Guests are welcome to roam the 75 acre grounds. Cottage Code: ORL.

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

Shortacombe Cottage

Eastdown, Barnstaple, Devon.

Sleeps 4. This pretty cottage adjoins the owners home and boasts flagstone floors, beams and an inglenook fireplace with wood-burning stove. Set on the fringe of East Down, it offers a lawned garden with hot tub and croquet. Cottage Code: H65.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Harbour House

Crinan, Lochgilphead, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 8. Standing at the water’s edge in a sheltered bay known as Crinan Harbour, this listed building dates from 1815. Perfect for family holidays, it retains many original features and provides very comfortable and spacious accommodation. Cottage Code: UEJ.

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

Caddleton Farmhouse

Armaddy Castle, nr. Oban, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 12. Caddleton Farmhouse is set in a secluded, peaceful location within the Armaddy Castle estate. The castle’s spectacular gardens are open all year round through Scotland’s Gardens Scheme. Games room. Shared tennis court. Oban 12 miles. Cottage Code: UNP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century
  • Piano

Corner Cottage

Llys-y-Fran, nr. Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire.

Sleeps 2 – 7. Tastefully converted from traditional Welsh barns, these pretty stone cottages enjoy the shared use of extensive leisure facilities including a covered heated swimming pool. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W42503.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Atlantic House

Hartland, Bideford, North Devon.

Sleeps 12. Narrow lanes from the doorstep of Atlantic House wind down to secluded sand and shingle beaches. Set amidst the owner’s 17th-century farm, this delightful, spacious property enjoys a sunny patio on which to relax and watch the waves. Cottage Code: HMMX.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Sandpipers

Padstow, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6. Situated just 100 yards from the shops, pubs and beautiful harbour of Padstow, this holiday cottage has been decorated and furnished with much flair. Padstow offers excellent seafood restaurants, coastal walks, sandy beaches and coves. Cottage Code: 19925.

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

Emma’s Dairy

Alkington, nr. Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Sleeps 5. Lovingly converted from a 17th century barn, this delightful holiday home retains many original features. Set on a working farm, it also offers shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool with private sessions available by arrangement. Cottage Code: 30918.

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

Moorecroft

Buxton, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 12. Just a short walk from the heart of the Victorian spa town of Buxton, this spacious, contemporary property features its very own heated indoor swimming pool, cinema and games room. Furnished to a high standard, with a large terraced courtyard. Cottage Code: RLL4.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Y Bwthyn

Fachongle Ganol, nr. Newport, Pembrokeshire.

Sleeps 6. Surrounded by historic monuments with hill forts and standing stones all close by, this carefully converted stone barn is set on a working sheep farm. Just a short drive from the Pembrokeshire coast, there is stabling available by arrangement. Cottage Code: OCW.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century