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

Ganny Cottage

Birkerthwaite, Eskdale, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Surrounded by the dramatic rugged scenery of the Lake District, this delightful 17th-century beamed cottage features a double bedroom with four-poster bed. A paradise for walkers and nature lovers, the coast and beaches are a short drive away. Cottage Code: LZL.

  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Mistress’ House

Hunstanton, Norfolk.

Sleeps 7. A short stroll from the beach, this unusual Arts and Crafts property features a quirky turreted staircase. It is rumoured to have had some interesting connections to the Le Strange family, who developed the resort of Hunstanton in the 1800s. Cottage Code: CBBV.

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

Gables Cottage

Buxton Lammas, Norfolk.

Sleeps 2. This delightful detached holiday cottage is comfortably furnished to provide a warm welcome at any time of year. Located close to the Norfolk Broads, there is fishing available from the property’s own riverbank. Cottage Code: CVC.

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

The Beech House

Corton, nr. Lowestoft, Suffolk.

Sleeps 8. Just a stroll away for a stunning beach, the Beech House has been fully equipped to ensure a happy holiday is had by all. With spacious reception rooms and cinema on the inside, outside there is a private swimming pool and 7-seater hot tub. Cottage Code: UKC274.

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

Tanylan Farm Cottages – Wrth-y-Nant

Kidwelly, nr. Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Enjoying a coastal setting in the community of St Ishmael on Carmarthen Bay, these lovingly converted traditional Welsh barns feature original stone walls and beams. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W42214.

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

Bramley Farm Cottages – The Stable

Whalley, nr. Clitheroe, Lancashire.

Sleeps 2 – 8. Boasting stunning views over the owners’ working sheep farm, these three comfortable holiday properties have been lovingly converted from 19th century farm buildings. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 30562.

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

Hathaway Hamlet

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 3. Situated in the quiet village of Shottery, this very pretty listed cottage boasts a large feature inglenook fireplace and 17th-century oak four-poster bed. Just 1 mile from Stratford, it lies 200 yards from Anne Hathaway’s famous cottage. Cottage Code: RHI.

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

The Kilns

Nobber, Co. Meath.

Sleeps 6. Standing within 300 acres of farmland overlooking the river, this delightful cottage has been created from a beautifully converted mill, Enjoying a courtyard setting, it is just one hour from Dublin, with horse racing at nearby Fairyhouse. Cottage Code: YGF.

  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Brissac-Quincé

near Angers, Loire, France.

Sleeps 4. Set in the heart of the beautiful Loire Valley and enjoying excellent views, this semi-detached former barn has been tastefully converted into a spacious holiday home full of French character. Angers 12 km away, offers many tourist attractions. Cottage Code: W9918.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Doagh Cottage & The Calf House

nr. Portsalon, Co. Donegal.

Sleeps 7. Offering splendid views down Lough Swilly and over to the Inishowen Peninsula, this former farm cottage has been carefully renovated to retain many original features. The separate self-contained apartment known as The Calf House sleeps 2. Cottage Code: W32118.

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