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

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High Lowscales Farm

Whicham Valley, nr. Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Sleeps 11. This traditional Georgian farmhouse boasts spectacular views down to the Irish Sea and the Duddon Estuary. Set in 17 acres of farmland, lie back and relax in the spa hot tub, complete with massage jets. Cottage Code: 28559.

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

The Stables

Chartridge, Buckinghamshire.

Sleeps 4. This detached holiday property has been converted to a very good standard in the grounds of a 250-acre working farm which stocks cattle and occasionally, sheep. Situated in a small hamlet with a good network of footpaths and lovely scenery. Cottage Code: 15958.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Pier Cottage

Kilmun, nr. Dunoon, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 2. Set at the end of Kilmun Pier on the banks of the Holy Loch, this former ticket office is ideally located for guests to indulge in the wide variety watersports available in the area. Alternatively, sit back, relax and watch the world go by. Cottage Code: 28385.

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

Mill Batch Cottage

Mark, Highbridge, Somerset.

Sleeps 5. Situated in the heart of the beautiful Somerset Levels, this charming character holiday cottage dates back to 1820. Standing detached, it has been carefully restored and is furnished in a traditional cottage style with exposed stone walls, etc. Cottage Code: EQS.

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

Ganny Cottages – Ganny House

Birkerthwaite, Eskdale, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2 – 6. These two delightful 17th-century holiday cottages lie in an idyllic rural location. With fantastic walks from the doorstep, the area is a nature lover’s paradise. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: LVL.

  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Cliff Cottage

Port Appin, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 8. Enjoying an idyllic location, just a hundred yards or so from the crystal clear waters of the Lyne of Lorne, this beautifully renovated cottage makes a wonderful retreat. An easy walk away is the pretty fishing village of Port Appin. Cottage Code: S83.

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

Stildon Manor Cottage

Menith Wood, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 5. This spacious, detached cottage, converted from traditional farm buildings, features its own games room and a large private courtyard. Set in the grounds of Stildon Manor, with views of the Clee Hills, enjoy the many walks that cross this area. Cottage Code: HH92.

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

Henley Cottage

The Acton Scott Estate, nr. Church Stretton, .

Sleeps 5. A holiday cottage with a difference, Henley Cottage invites you to step back in time. The decor throughout is exactly as it would have been for the cottage’s 19th century inhabitants, complete with cast-iron kitchen range & fireside tin bath. Cottage Code: ROO4.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Juniper Cottage

Dunblane.

Sleeps 4. Part of a farmyard conversion, this cosy cottage enjoys a peaceful rural setting, yet is only 2 miles from historic Dunblane with its shops, restaurants and cathedral. A fantastic holiday retreat, offering superb walks. Cottage Code: 23593.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Craiguillean

Ardmaddy Castle, near Oban, Scotland.

Sleeps 9. This stunning cottage sits just a stones throw from the sea and has been awarded 4 stars by the Scottish Tourist Board. Guests have shared use of a games room and a hard tennis court, and there are also boats to hire. Fly fishing. Cottage Code: SRW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century