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

The Old Folly

The Old Folly, Hunmanby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Built in the early 1800’s as a ruin, today this gatehouse has been converted into a wonderful and unique set of two holiday homes. Perfect for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline (Filey is only 3 miles away). Cottage Code: IJQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Chapel Retreat

Staindrop, Barnard Castle, Co. Durham.

Sleeps 12. Set in the heart of this pretty picture postcard village, this charming 19th-century chapel has been skilfully restored to retain character throughout. Enjoy a barbecue in the enclosed courtyard area, or a game of pool in the games room. Cottage Code: MTB.

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

Beckside

Arkleby, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. This charming detached stone cottage has been totally renovated with modern facilities to create an ideal holiday base. Originally a barn in a 17th century farmsteading, it enjoys shared use of indoor heated swimming pool and a private hot tub. Cottage Code: 17926.

  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 17th Century

Auchendennan Farm Cottage

Arden, Alexandria, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 6. Situated in the heart of Loch Lomond National Park. Auchendennan Farm Cottage is a single-storey holiday cottage that features a large family sauna inside. Outside, there is a superb sunken hot tub, large enough for all the family to enjoy. Cottage Code: SLLX.

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

Newfield Cottage

Coniston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 6. This delightful Lakeland cottage has a wonderful rear view across to Yewdale Fell. The cottage is attractively furnished, whilst retaining many of its original features and boasts an attractive corner cottage garden with wonderful views. Cottage Code: LD2.

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

Batchfields Cottage

Bishops Frome, Herefordshire.

Sleeps 5. This detached stone family cottage stands amid the hop yards and orchards of the rolling Herefordshire countryside. Set well away from roads on the owners’ farm, there is an outdoor swimming pool available May – Sept, heated at cost by arr. Cottage Code: RJ2.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Beechurst Cottage

Ninfield, nr. Battle, East Sussex.

Sleeps 4. Offering an abundance of character features, with oak doors, low beams and an inglenook fireplace, this charming holiday cottage dates back to 1750. Located down a quiet lane in beautiful countryside, it has been sympathetically restored. Cottage Code: PZ6.

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

Grafton Grove

Bockleton, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 8. Enjoying tranquil surroundings next to the original farm pond, this carefully renovated farmhouse is beamed throughout and features a 400 year old inglenook. Set on a working farm, lessons are available from the BHS approved riding centre. Cottage Code: W40864.

  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Seaspray

Camber Sands, Rye, East Sussex.

Sleeps 4. An ideal base for a beach holiday, this holiday cottage is situated on an award winning Blue Flag Beach with a decked area facing seven miles of sandy beach. The first floor sun lounge makes the most of the views. Shops and pubs 50 yards. Cottage Code: 40019.

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

Keeper’s Cottage

Fownhope, nr. Hereford, Herefordshire.

Sleeps 7. Enjoying a hilltop woodland setting with views over the Wye Valley, this detached holiday cottage has wild deer for neighbours. Dating from the 1700s, Keeper’s Cottage stands in landscaped gardens, just a short drive from Hereford. Cottage Code: 25359.

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