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

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

Villa Cicogna

Torreglia, nr. Abano Terme, Veto.

Sleeps 8. Furnished in traditional style, this historic towered villa stands in quiet, tranquil countryside, yet close to the spa towns of Abano Terme and Montegrotto. Famous for their hot springs, the towns baths were known to the Romans. Cottage Code: IVC183.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Le Weepy

Praz-sur-Arly, nr. Megève, Haute-Savoie.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the village restaurants and bars, this first floor holiday apartment is set in a typical Savoyard chalet. Cosily furnished on the inside, relax and enjoy stunning views over the surrounding mountains from the balcony. Cottage Code: F74151.

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

Le Grand Chêne

Beaumesnil, nr. Vire, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the 1500s, this traditional semi-detached farmhouse stands within several acres of private grounds. Carefully renovated, Le Grand Chêne now features a private outdoor swimming pool and games room, with pool table and darts. Cottage Code: W14374.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 16th Century

Le Boncoin – Le Chic

St. Sigismond, nr. Niort, Vendée.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Beamed throughout and with original stone walls, these two traditional holiday cottages are perfectly placed for exploring the pretty villages, markets and beaches of the Vendée. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: F85301.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Riverside Lodge

Kilgarvan, nr. Kenmare, Co. Kerry.

Sleeps 2. Set on a working farm, this delightful country cottage has been carefully converted to provide comfortable and well equipped ground floor holiday accommodation. The sweeping landscaped gardens lead down to the Roughty River with free fishing. Cottage Code: W5596.

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

South Bay Cottage

Saasaig, Isle of Skye, Highlands.

Sleeps 6. Set In a superb position on the sea shore, this completely modernised 150-year-old cottage boasts an observation room with outstanding views across the Sound of Sleat. Observe the local wildlife from the stunning 55 square metre roof terrace. Cottage Code: SHC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century