Ever been on a walk or two through Sherwood Forest? Dog friendly cottages in Nottinghamshire are more accessible and affordable than ever before. Not only is the county famous for the city that gives it its name, it’s also home to some seriously big cottages!
Nestled in the stunning Vale of Belvoir, this quaint cottage is the perfect romantic hideaway. With a super king-size bedroom, shower room and bright and airy open plan living, this premium property won’t disappoint. Your canine companion is also welcome and there are dozens of scenic dog walks to enjoy together nearby.
Surrounded by wildlife, two national parks and scenic walks, this characterful cottage, decorated in neutral tones throughout, is the perfect hideaway for couples. The open plan kitchen living area is stylish and airy; there’s a lavish double bedroom, modern ensuite shower room and a small seating area outside to enjoy a sundowner.
Tucked away in the lush Nottinghamshire countryside, this charming little cottage is ideal for a romantic break. There’s a Yoga studio on-site and a host of calming holistic treatments on offer. The well laid out studio has a boutique hotel feel and the local pub serving delicious food is just a stone’s throw away.
With a woodland children’s play area and dog exercise paddock, this exceptional period cottage is ideal for a family holiday at any time of year. There is a king-size and twin bedroom, each with its own bathroom and a further sofa bed. The beams, exposed stonework and wood-burning stove, give the spacious reception rooms a welcoming feel.
Little Wayside is a delightful cottage in the heart of the county, found in Whatton. It’s a great place for a couple to retreat to, with space for 2 guests and one dog. There is internet access throughout, and the bedroom here offers a super king ziplink. This brilliant bungalow space also offers an enclosed garden, great for sitting out with drinks on summer evenings.
Coupling Cottage is a lovely retreat that sleeps up to 4 people in the heart of the Peak District and Derbyshire Dales. There are 2 bedrooms, and you can also bring along 2 pets. There is a ground floor living room as well as a bathroom and WC on the same level. There is also an enclosed garden complete with patio.
This small barn conversion that sleeps two doesn’t fall short of extra features to make your break special. The garden has a summer house complete with sofas, a round table and chairs under gazebo, a hot tub and a sauna. Indoors a kitchen wraps around the living space and the bedroom is nestled in the eaves.
The Cart House is a fantastic, airy property within the Melton Mowbray district, offering 1 bedroom to sleep 2 people, making it a great romantic getaway. There is a ground floor living dining room with kitchen, all open plan. You’ll also benefit from space for 2 pets, and there is also a shower room on the ground floor.
This semi-detached elevated home has great views that are even better from the turfed rooftop patio. Here you will see herds of deer grazing on the edge of this stylish property that sleeps 10 in six bedrooms. Patio doors lead out to a manicured lawn with garden furniture and a hot tub.
Chevinside Cottage is a dramatic holiday homes standard that sleeps 4 people across 2 roomy bedroom spaces, offering you great access to the Peaks. There is room for a pet here, and you will also benefit from a downstairs bathroom complete with bath, shower facility and a WC. There’s also an open fire here, and you will find a full kitchen blending into the dining room.
This spacious farmhouse that sleeps 10 in its five bedrooms is surrounded by countryside and has a large garden with a summer and a hot tub on the decking area. Indoors there is an AGA stove, breakfast room, formal dining room, a seating area with an inglenook fireplace and a snooker room with a library and a bar.
One of the best dog friendly cottages in Nottinghamshire for romantic breaks away, Ginny’s Barn sleeps 2 people in one roomy bedroom space, with extra room for two dogs. This secluded holiday spot is based entirely on the ground floor, with a ground floor living room that’s completely open plan. There is underfloor heating throughout.
Within the Sherwood District, The Windmill is close to the River Trent and sleeps 8 people. There are 4 bedrooms total, and there’s also space for 2 pets to come and join you. This fantastic holiday cottage also offers Wi-Fi throughout, along with an enclosed garden and all your living / kitchen needs on the ground floor. This really is a holiday retreat with lots of character!
Grooms Cottage is a lovely holiday nook that offers space for 1 dog as well as 3 roomy bedroom spaces. You’ll also find that there are 2 bathrooms and there’s space to sleep 5 guests, total. This rural nook also offers an open fire, Wi-Fi, a TV in the main lounge, and the backdrop of a working farm location.
If you are looking for peaceful holiday homes, cottages, properties or otherwise, this family friendly cottage has it all. It welcomes 2 pets and sleeps 6 guests, offering 3 bedrooms in total. There is a full dining area with an open fire wood burner and wooden floor, and a living room with Freeview TV. There’s even a conservatory you can sit out in and enjoy when the weather’s nice.
This desirable cottage makes for great Notts adventures and offers room for one well behaved pet. There are 3 bedrooms total, with space that sleeps 6. There’s an authentic wood burner as well as a full kitchen suite that backs into an open plan dining area. There’s also a shower room for ease of access.
Nottinghamshire cottage breaks provide an ideal holiday escape with stunning natural beauty all year round. Couples and families wanting to spend time together will find the East Midlands full of great places to relax or spend days out packed with adventure. This county is known for its quaint villages and the hearty welcome you receive from the residents, as well as being famous for Robin Hood and Sherwood Forest. Outdoor activities include fishing, hiking, and cycling. Your pooch is also welcome.
Not everyone has the time or money to spend on a long holiday abroad. You will be happy to know that you can enjoy a stunning weekend break in these Nottinghamshire cottages. It is just one of those destinations that you can visit on a shoestring budget without having to sacrifice quality. There are several accommodation options to suit any budget.
If you are wanting a little time away then book a short stay in Nottinghamshire. There is so much to explore without having to do much traveling. One or two nights will be ideal just to relax or do some fishing or hiking. Don’t forget your dog. There are holiday cottages available that will allow your dog to join you even if it’s just for a short stay.
The Sherwood Forest experience isn’t everything that Notts has going for it. Within reach of the Peak District, bringing a pet here means you’ll be able to get out and explore all of the lovely dog walks and trails that the area is so well known for.
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We’ve looked for the best pet friendly cottage providers Robin Hood Country has to offer. If you’re looking for a cosy detached cottage close to a woodland area, or are keen to book a dog friendly Sherwood hideaway that’s far from the hustle and bustle of cities, we’re sure some of our dream property picks below will inspire you.
Take a look at some of these great holiday home choices and get closer to the West Country, the Peak District and more besides. Nottinghamshire is a county full of wonderful surprises. Why not discover them all with your pets?
Nottinghamshire is known for its forests and beautiful landscape. This is the perfect destination to take your dog along on holiday. They can join you on walks, hikes and even run next to you during a cycle ride. Some pubs and restaurants allow well-behaved dogs so you can take them with you on trips into town.
Beautiful rural market towns are full of history and are ideal for just walking around doing window shopping and getting to know the friendly locals. This alone is a great way to explore Nottinghamshire.
Take your dog with you. If you are looking for something a bit more exciting then try some mountain biking or sky-diving. Release your creative side by doing cookery courses or photographic workshops. The cooking course might be just what you need for preparing a tasty romantic meal. Here are a few attractions that will help you to get excited about your break away.
Nottinghamshire offers endless attractions and activities to keep everyone happy – whether it’s a family holiday, romantic weekend or maybe a reunion with a group of your friends.
The rural cottages listed here will be great for that romantic weekend. Your dog will also be welcomed. The hiking trails and forest walks will be perfect for your canine companion to stretch their legs.
Nottinghamshire is also home to the most famous forest in the world. You will also be treated to museums and quaint villages. There are beautiful public gardens, stunning stately homes, and family attractions.
Eat out in Michelin starred restaurants or stay home and prepare something yourself.
Whether it’s a holiday or a short break, our guide to the best dog friendly cottages in Nottinghamshire with hot tubs have something for everyone that will leave you with lasting memories.
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