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

Marsh Barn

Brancaster, nr. Hunstanton, Norfolk.

Sleeps 10. Relax in the light, airy rooms and enjoy the breath-taking views across the salt marshes from this totally refitted, luxurious holiday property. Excellent for bird-watchers, there is direct access from the garden to the National Trust marshes and coastal path. Cottage Code: AMG.

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

Travellers Rest

Timberscombe, nr. Minehead, Somerset.

Sleeps 10. Dating from the 1600s, this semi-detached character cottage is full of charm with its stone floors and wooden beams. Tastefully furnished, it stands just a short drive from medieval Dunster with its magnificent 1,000 year old castle. Cottage Code: W40132.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Jacobite

Loch Lomond National Park, Stirlingshire.

Sleeps 4. Nestled in a quiet corner at the side of Loch Katrine with views over the loch and surrounding hills of Ben Lomond, this beautifully converted stone cottage stands close to the birthplace of Rob Roy McGregor. Cottage Code: CC523177.

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

The Court House

nr. Kirkby Lonsdale, Lancashire.

Sleeps 5. Set on the fringe of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this former Georgian coach house now offers comfortable holiday accommodation within the tranquil grounds of Leck Hall. With stunning walks from the doorstep, a hard tennis court can also be made available. Cottage Code: LAD.

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

Clachandubh

Lochgilphead, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 6. Originally home to three shepherding families, this traditional stone cottage is located on a 13000 acre estate, including 22 lochs, filled with wild brown trout. The area is rich in history and archaeological sites, with Kilmartin Glen close by. Cottage Code: 29692.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Lordship Farmhouse

Wolfscastle, nr. Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire.

Sleeps 10. Dating from the early 19th century, this characterful farmhouse has been carefully restored to uncover its original charm. With stone walls and exposed beams, it stands down a scenic country lane close to the historic village of Wolfscastle. Cottage Code: OV5.

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

Mar House

Inverey, Braemar, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 8. Located in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, this superior stone-built cottage enjoys a secluded, wooded setting overlooking the River Dee valley. Fishing, stalking and shooting can all be arranged amidst the beautiful Highland scenery. Cottage Code: UWR.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Court

Wern-y-Wylan, nr. Beaumaris, Anglesey.

Sleeps 10. Located in an AONB just ½ mile from a golden sandy beach, The Court is surrounded by forest and countryside. A stunning example of Arts and Crafts architecture, guest accommodation is set within a wing of this striking property. Cottage Code: W8817.

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

Woodside Cottage

Mansell Gamage, Herefordshire.

Sleeps 6. Set on a family estate, this secluded period property has been carefully restored to retain many original features. The estate boasts a park designed by Sir Humphrey Repton, with fishing to be enjoyed on the River Wye. Cottage Code: RBBR.

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

Chetnole Mill

Chetnole, Sherborne, Dorset.

Sleeps 5. With much of its original machinery still available to view, this former water powered corn and snuff mill has been lovingly converted to provide well-appointed holiday accommodation. Just a short stroll from the village green and award winning pub. Cottage Code: DGU.

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