Located in the heart of the Northumberland countryside and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, dog friendly cottages in Alnwick offer access to sandy beaches, walks in the Cheviot Hills, great restaurants, pretty fishing villages and a wealth of pet-friendly attractions.
Close to historic artefacts and superb days out, these pet friendly cottages in Alnwick are the ideal base for a memorable retreat.
Right next to historic Alnwick Castle, this stone-built, beautifully refurbished property has all the amenities of this bustling market town right on the doorstep. Set over 4 floors, this cosy accommodation is well-presented throughout with space for everyone to unwind; moving up from the ground floor, there is a library area filled with books and outside. There is a lovely courtyard garden.
One of our favourite properties, this delightful stone-built cottage offers extra touches that come with 5-star accommodation. The ground floor comprises a cosy lounge, modern kitchen and utility room whilst upstairs 2 bedrooms are king-sized and a further twin is perfect for the kids. Nestled just behind the high street in Alnwick Northumberland, it’s just a short walk to pubs and shops.
Located in the centre of Alnwick, this charming apartment is perfectly located to explore the world-famous horticultural treat, Alnwick Garden and the castle. The open plan living area is ideal for entertaining and the king-sized bedrooms offer a good nights sleep. There is a pub on the doorstep and your dog will love the nice walks in the area, making upper oakwood a hit with those wanting properties close to amenities.
This superb Alnwick dog friendly accommodation is ideal for families, located in the centre of this bustling market town. Watch a family movie on the Freeview TV in the evening or enjoy a meal at one of the welcoming pubs a stone’s throw away. During the day, explore the North Sea coast with its miles of golden sands, which your pooch will love.
Offering all ground floor accommodation, this stunning stone-built rural cottage is the perfect hideaway. Get away from the hustle and bustle and enjoy breathtaking views from the floor to ceiling windows in the sitting room and bedrooms. Dogs will love walking in the surrounding area and the Northumberland coast is within easy reach, as is the market town of Alnwick with its amenities.
One of our favourite properties, this luxurious cottage, offers sumptuous accommodation just 5-miles from Alnwick, Northumberland. With 1 bedroom boasting a four-poster bed, a ground floor cloakroom, elegant decor and a gorgeous enclosed garden, it’s a real hit. The pretty Northumberland village of Embleton is nearby, where there are shops and a lovely coastal path that passes by Dunstanburgh Castle.
Dog friendly properties don’t come any better than this 5-star cottage close to Alnwick, Northumberland. Well-presented throughout, it’s a perfect coastal retreat; both a golf course and the beach are within walking distance. You and Fido will love the coastal path, which runs alongside the sea from the traditional fishing village of Embleton to Craster, passing by the majestic Dunstanburgh Castle.
These luxury pet friendly cottages in Alnwick can be found in a stunning area overlooking Embleton Bay. The ground floor accommodation is impeccable with a cosy wood burner to snuggle up in front of on chilly evenings; 1 bedroom is king-sized with a further twin. Outside is a charming patio area with a shared playground and swimming pool.
Guests staying at holiday cottages in Alnwick for dogs will be spoilt for choice when it comes to castles, but this one is well worth visiting and dogs are welcome though they must be kept on a lead and certain restrictions apply.
Home to the infamous Percy family, you can explore the great hall, gatehouse, chapel and towering walls of one of the most impressive fortresses in the Northumberland with Fido by your side. Stroll through the extensive grounds, and enjoy a picnic at one of the delightful picnic areas by the river
Only a 10-minute drive for those staying at dog friendly accommodation in Alnwick, this magical woodland is the perfect escape away from the coast, which can get extremely busy in the summer months.
Bursting with wildlife and popular with cyclists, experience breathtaking views of the Cheviots from the hidden trails. Your canine companion will love sniffing out squirrels and you may even catch a glimpse of one of the resident deer.
There are tons of picnic spots and don't forget your camera to snap those outstanding vistas.
Northumberland has countless beaches, but as you pass the old world charm pastel-painted cottages along the river Aln, you will be blown away by this beautiful stretch of golden sand.
Only a 5-minute drive if you book Alnwick dog friendly cottages, the beach is divided into three. There is the main tourist beach adjacent to the village, a section north of Marden Rocks popular with dog walkers and locals and arguably the best part to the south of the rive, backed by dunes and home to a host of wildlife and birds.
Whether you want a romantic getaway or a fun family break, choosing a cottage in Alnwick will ensure a memorable stay in Northumberland.
Northumberland may not be the first place that springs to mind when booking pet-friendly holiday cottages, but we think it’s one of the best places in the country for dog lovers.
It never gets mega busy, so there are plenty of peaceful spots to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Fido will love the acres of open countryside, woodland and deserted beaches where he can chase a frisbee to his heart’s content.
A paradise for wildlife lovers and birdwatchers, a boat trip to the Farne Islands is a must, and yes, your pup can go too.
There are also plenty of places where you can enjoy a meal, a glass of wine or locally brewed ale that allow dogs too and don’t get us started on the food, from freshly smoked Craster kippers, Northumberland cheese, to Pease Pudding and “Singing Hinnies” your taste buds are in for a treat.
So, with all that, plus historic castles, museums, nature reserves, fishing and a host of activities, all the family plus the dog is guaranteed t make ever-lasting memories when you book cottages that allow dogs in Alnwick.
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Alnwick is full of surprises and a great base from which to explore Northumberland. With activities and events throughout the year from Falconry and Medieval crafts at the castle to food fairs and music festivals.
Explore the surrounding countryside or visit the fabulous beaches not forgetting the stately homes and beautiful gardens. For nature lovers a trip to the Farne Islands is a must and foodies love it here too.
One of the most unspoilt regions in the country your pooch will love walking in scenic countryside perhaps stopping at one of the many dog friendly eateries and pubs for some refreshment.
With some fantastic dog friendly places to stay in Alnwick for couples or the whole family, whatever your pleasure you’re guaranteed to find your happy place here making memories that will last a lifetime.