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

Heckley Farm Cottages – Paddock Cottage

nr. Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 5. Furnished and equipped to provide comfortable holiday accommodation, these charming former farm workers cottages are set on a mixed working farm and offer DIY horse livery. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 15201.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Linley Farm Cottages – Dairy Cottage

St Osyth, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, these six delightful holiday cottages lie tucked away in a quiet corner of Essex. With fishing and boating to be enjoyed on a nearby lake, historic Colchester is a short drive away. Cottage Code: 17977.

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

The Mill

nr. Ilminster, Somerset.

Sleeps 6. With its flagstone flooring and redundant wheel still in situ, this award-winning holiday property is considered to be the oldest mill house in Somerset. Lovingly converted, it is idyllically set beside the mill pond and island. Cottage Code: E4810.

  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Bwthyn Celyn

Ystrad Meurig, nr. Tregaron, Ceredigion.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Set on a working livestock farm, these three pretty stone barn conversions have been fitted with light modern interiors, each with an outdoor hot tub available. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: OA6.

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

Salters Cottage

Boldre, nr. Lymington, Hampshire.

Sleeps 8. Steeped in history, this delightful 16th century holiday property boasts many original features including its beamed ceilings and original inglenook fireplaces. Within the beautifully maintained grounds sits an outdoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: DDDF.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Copperfield

Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 14. Enjoying a delightful outlook across the River Torridge to the pretty port town of Bideford, this impressive late Victorian merchant’s house has been completely refurbished. The pretty gardens include an outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub. Cottage Code: HOOG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Boathouse – Waterside

Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk.

Sleeps 4 – 8. Located on the banks of the River Bure. each property has been equipped to the highest standard with a first floor glass balcony, providing lovely scenery over the water. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: CVK.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

West Ashridge Cottages – The Old Granary

Littleham, nr. Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 2. Occupying a remote setting on the edge of the village, these warm and cosy barn conversions provide the perfect rural retreat for couples at any time of the year. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: HQL.

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

Scalby Lodge – Troutbeck Cottage

Scalby, nr. Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 10. Occupying a stunning clifftop setting close to Scarborough, this collection of 15 picturesque stone built holiday cottages form part of an estate owned by HM The Queen. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IUB.

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

Stockham Lodge

Colyton, Devon.

Sleeps 10. Set just 2½ miles from the beach at Branscombe, this beautifully appointed property makes the perfect holiday home for all seasons. Converted from a flint barn and outbuildings, it features a large (eight persons) sauna and fitness room. Cottage Code: HDDZ.

  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century