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 – Clover Cottage

Glenisla, Blairgowrie, Perthshire.

Sleeps 2. Set on a magnificent Highland estate, delightful 18th-century Clover Cottage is reached from its parking area via a short track across a stream. Lovingly restored, its garden has views towards the great massif of the Grampians. Cottage Code: UNH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

The Coach House

nr. Lochailort, Highlands.

Sleeps 4. This stone-built Victorian coach house stands amidst the 2,000 acre Kinlochmoidart Estate, within half a mile of the coast. In a sunny and secluded setting, the property offers attractive and comfortable accommodation. Cottage Code: UCV.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Coach House

East Somerton, Norfolk Coast.

Sleeps 7. Beautifully restored, with exposed beams and wood-burning stove, this superb detached barn conversion is just a mile from the sandy beaches of Winterton. Set in a lovely garden complete with duck pond, sun terrace and a small games area. Cottage Code: COF.

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

Driftcombe Farmhouse

Bisley, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 5. This handsomely renovated 17th century farmhouse is set in complete seclusion, with a stream surrounded by woodland and meadows. A perfect holiday retreat for quiet relaxation, or for those interested in bird-watching, painting and walking. Cottage Code: NUN.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Old Dairy

Hutton, nr. Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset.

Sleeps 12. Just 3 miles from the seaside resort of Weston-super-Mare, this carefully converted former farm building now offers a hot tub, jacuzzi bath and rainfall shower with massage jets. Set in an AONB on the western edge of the Mendip Hills. Cottage Code: 15656.

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

The Old Timberyard – Woodmans Cottage

Puncknowle, Dorchester.

Sleeps 5 – 8. Set in the peaceful conservation village of Puncknowle with the Jurassic Coast just 1½ miles away, these delightful holiday cottages have been finished to a high standard. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: DVM.

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

Quay End

Reedham, nr. Norwich, Norfolk.

Sleeps 4. Overlooking the busy quay on the River Yare, this pretty cottage with its own south-facing sun terrace and garden furniture, lies in the charming Broadland village of Reedham. Dating back 150 years, it is comfortably furnished in cottage style. Cottage Code: ADJ.

  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Lakeside Hut

Gillingham, nr. Shaftesbury, Dorset.

Sleeps 2. Located on the Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire border, this extended shepherd’s hut sits peacefully on the banks of a carp lake. View the many and varied birdlife from the balcony of this delightful, extended holiday cabin. Cottage Code: W43465.

  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Halls Bank Farm

Arkleby, nr. Cockermouth, Cumbria.

Sleeps 9. Featuring its own private hot tub, this 17th-century sandstone farmhouse also enjoys shared use of an indoor swimming pool with sauna. Tastefully decorated and in a desirable location, the property is just four miles from the Solway Coast. Cottage Code: 13196.

  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 17th Century

Shield Hill House

Garrigill, Alston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 11. Enjoying spectacular views from its superb fellside position, this 18th-century stone house has been renovated to a very high standard with large open fire, beams and rustic dining room. It is perfectly situated as a touring base. Cottage Code: LWH.

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