Luxury Dog Friendly Cottages

Luxurious Pet Friendly Cottages

  • The Cottage

    Holt

    Sleeps: 4VIEW PROPERTY
  • Little Birches

    Roydon

    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • The Haven

    Branscombe

    Sleeps: 4VIEW PROPERTY
  • Candy Cottage

    Windermere

    Sleeps: 6VIEW PROPERTY
  • Tall Trees

    Bowness-On-Windermere

    Sleeps: 6VIEW PROPERTY
  • Sands Cottage

    Snettisham

    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Piper Cottage

    Holme-next-the-Sea

    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Jaspers Retreat

    Bowness-On-Windermere

    Sleeps: 6VIEW PROPERTY
  • Morning Lodge

    Craobh Haven

    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY

Our dog-friendly luxury cottages allow you to forget about the stress of kennels and pet sitters. Whether you are looking for a coastal retreat or a rural escape somewhere in the great British countryside, our pet-friendly cottages offer all you need to unwind and make the most of your new surroundings with your four-legged friends.


After all, it could be argued that dogs love getting out and exploring new places just as much as we do! That’s why at Luxury Cottages, we’ve put together a handpicked selection of homes for dog owners. From stylish apartments to spacious manors, dog-friendly accommodation has never looked so good! Soak your cares away in a bubbling hot tub, cool off by a private swimming pool or cosy up in front of a toasty wood burner. Many of our cottages come with all those lovely little extras. We’ll also help you find those with big enclosed gardens and beautiful walks in the local area too.


Our luxury dog-friendly holiday cottages can be found all across the UK. From rural retreats in beautiful national parks to those with incredible sea views along our south coast, you’re bound to find the perfect home from home with us.


Best locations for a luxury cottage

If you can’t decide where to stay, take a look at our most popular location for a luxury pet-friendly cottage.

Best dog-friendly walks in the UK

There’s a good chance you’ll find plenty of lovely walks within easy reach of your holiday home. Here are just a few of our favourite routes.

Malham Village to Janet’s Foss

Location: Yorkshire
Difficulty: Easy
Walk length: Three miles


Woodland walks are always great fun with dogs. This route from Malham Village to Janet’s Foss takes you through a pretty National Trust woodland before opening out onto the waterfall.

Padstow to Harbour Cove

Location: Cornwall
Difficulty: Easy
Walk length: Three miles


A short but rewarding walk along Cornwall’s north coast, this Padstow to Harbour Cove route boasts lovely seaside views. Starting at the harbour in Padstow, you’ll pass by three beautiful beaches - Harbour Cove, St George's Cove and Hawkers Cove.

Pen y Pass

Location: Wales
Difficulty: Moderate/ difficult
Walk length: Seven and a half miles


Up for a challenge? Mount Snowdon is the tallest mountain in Wales; standing 1,085 metres above sea level. There are a number of routes to its summit, each with varying difficulty. This Pen y Pass route should take around five to six hours.

The Exe Estuary Trail

Location: Devon
Difficulty: Easy
Walk length: 16 miles


Spanning over 16 miles, The Exe Estuary Trail encompasses the entire estuary, offering delightful views of the River Exe. It’s a relatively flat walkway with many different entry points, making it suitable for all fitness levels.

Keswick to Latrigg

Location: Cumbria
Difficulty: Moderate
Walk length: Five miles


Enjoy spectacular sights across the national park with this Keswick to Latrigg route. It can be quite steep in parts but the sights of the rolling green hills and glass-like glacial lakes make it worth the while.


Best dog-friendly things to do in the UK

You’ll find plenty of interesting activities and days out in England and Wales. Here are just a few ideas to give you some inspiration!

Helmsley Walled Garden

Location: Yorkshire
Best for: Enjoying a relaxed afternoon in the gardens


If you’re looking for somewhere to enjoy a quiet day out, the Helmsley Walled Garden is a perfect choice. With its variety of gardens and vibrant flower displays, you can easily spend hours strolling through the expansive grounds. Dogs are allowed to visit too, providing they’re kept on a lead.

The Eden Project

Location: Cornwall
Best for: Wandering around the tropical biomes


One of Cornwall’s most famous attractions, The Eden Project is home to a variety of tropical biomes which house rare species from across the world. Keen gardeners will be in their element and there’s also plenty of activities to keep the kids entertained. Dogs are allowed on the grounds if they are kept on leads.

Greenwood Forest Park

Location: Wales
Best for: Spending a day out with the whole family


Greenwood Forest Park is a popular adventure park with attractions to suit all ages. Voted as the ‘Best family day out in North Wales’ for seven years running, you’ll find everything from rollercoasters and river rides to archery classes and mini 4×4 driving. Dogs are allowed on the grounds as long as they’re kept on leads.

South Devon Railway

Location: Devon
Best for: Seeing the sights without having to walk anywhere


The South Devon Railway offers visitors a unique way to discover the beautiful surroundings of the county. Hop aboard a classic steam train and enjoy a journey through the stunning countryside, with stops at the pretty market towns of Buckfastleigh and Totnes.

Grizedale Forest Park

Location: Cumbria

Best for: Enjoying a day out with the pooch


Set within the heart of the Lake District, Grizedale Forest Park offers over 10 beautiful walking trails through dense woodlands. It’s a great place to take your four-legged friend to let off some steam. Be sure to keep an eye out for the forest sculptures as you make your way through!