Search over 500 of the UK’s best dog-friendly cottages to rent. All the pets welcome accommodation is handpicked to bring you the finest self-catering cottages for dogs and owners to enjoy.
A charming and characterful 5-star cottage, set in the Atkinson Grounds Estate, this lovingly furnished home perfectly balances the appeal of traditional design with the ease of modern comforts. Enjoy walks around Coniston Water and the idyllic scenery of the Lake District.
Situated amongst the picturesque landscape of the Cotswolds, this lovely getaway lies right on the riverside, with gorgeous views of traditional villages to be seen right outside the door. With plenty of countryside walks to be enjoyed, this is the perfect spot to relax and unwind.
A beautiful stone retreat set in the heart of the Isle of Wight, this delightful spot features contemporary furnishings and cosy living space, perfect for couples looking to enjoy each other’s company. Enjoy relaxing in the sunny garden, or exploring the nearby countryside.
A beautifully restored barn conversion with an inviting and homely living space, this charming property lies just two miles from the village of Wedmore and its variety of independent shops and eateries. Enjoy relaxing in the gorgeous garden or exploring the nearby country walks.
With its own private country garden teeming with flowers and wildlife, this gorgeous barn conversion is the perfect spot to enjoy the stunning beauty of Cornwall. Enjoy relaxing in the garden, or take a stroll to the many local villages, and enjoy the peace of rural England.
This beautifully resorted 17th-century barn features a glorious period facade, and a comfortable contemporary interior. With space for up to 3 furry friends, this is the ideal spot for dog lovers to bring their pets to enjoy tranquil walks around the surrounding farmland.
A single-storey barn conversion, set in its own peaceful grounds, this charming lodge provides beautiful views of the surrounding Wiltshire countryside. With easy access to Longleat, Stonehenge and Avebury, there’s plenty to see before unwinding in the lovely private garden.
This traditional cottage on the peaceful Isle of Skye has been subtly modernised whilst still retaining its idyllic charm. Featuring glorious views of the surrounding hills and fields, this is a great spot to escape from the city; you can even catch a ferry to the beautiful Outer Hebrides.
A stunning converted stable located on a working farm, this homely 3 bedroom property is the quintessential rural escape for families and couples alike. With a shared garden offering picturebook views of the rural landscape, peace and tranquillity can be found all around.
This detached timber-framed cottage offers delightful countryside views, with its colourful private garden and welcoming living space. A great spot for walkers, with easy access to countless footpaths stretching into Herefordshire, Shropshire and the Welsh Mountains.
A cosy Cumbrian holiday home in a superb countryside location. Woodburning stove and swimming pool within walking distance.
Another of the fantastic ground floor properties perfect for family-friendly holidays. An open fire and lovely garden and patio areas. Within 1 mile of pub/shop.
A tranquil property. Ideal for a small family with children looking to explore the Dales. Pub/shop within 1 mile.
Suppose the coast of the Lake District National park is on your list to explore. This holiday home is ideal for a small family or group – pub/shop within 1 mile.
For those who love an adventure, this remote property is a dogs dream holiday. The location allows children to explore this peaceful yet exciting area.
A spacious and rural property that is ideal for small families and groups looking for peaceful holidays. The properties enclosed tiered garden has access to the patio.
A stunning thatched barn conversion. The property has a private woodland and decked balcony. This is a property you’d book again and again.
Often overlooked by people booking holiday cottages is whether or not the dog friendly accommodation has an enclosed garden. Enclosed gardens usually mean safe and secure, so your dog or dogs can’t easily escape. We have chosen some of the best properties from around the United Kingdom.
Most pet friendly short breaks only allow one dog, but there are some that we call multi-pet dog friendly cottages. They are usually allowing 2-3 dogs at an extra cost. Find all the pet-friendly retreats that welcome multiple canine companions on our dedicated page below.
Rural dog friendly cottages are our favourites. Away from the hustle and bustle of major cities, you can get lost in woodlands and forests, take your dog for a stroll around the lakes and along the rivers. Search the perfect breaks for our list of carefully selected hideaways below.
Most of the time choosing holiday homes in the UK boils down to country pet friendly cottages or coastal cottages. Being an island surrounded by some of the most pet-welcoming seaside towns means we have plenty of excellent beach destinations to choose from. Also, what dog doesn’t love the waves!