Dog Friendly Cottages in Cornwall: (15 Luxury Holidays)

Handpicked Cottages to Rent

Have you ever explored Cornwall with your pets before? Believe it or not, there are more and more dog friendly cottages in Cornwall opening up across the coast as well as inland. It’s one of the most beautiful staycation spots for you and your pups to explore


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Treneague, Cornwall

Romantic cottage in Treneague. Ground floor accommodation with a wet room. Lawned garden. Off road parking. Wifi. Log burner. Welcome hamper. Padstow 8.4 miles. Port Isaac 8 miles.

Roserrow, Cornwall

Secluded dog friendly Cornish barn conversion in Roserrow. Open plan kitchen and sitting room. Wood burning stove. TV. BBQ. Garden furniture. Daymer Bay 1 mile. Polzeath 1.3 miles.

St Ives, Cornwall

Stunning cottage on the outskirts of St Ives. Open plan layout with ground floor bathroom. Sea views. Enclosed garden. BBQ. Beach nearby. Carbis Bay 0.2 miles. St Ives 2.3 miles.

Liskeard, Cornwall

Set in a location that’s hard to beat, this romantic hideaway boasts amazing views with walking trails right on the doorstep. There’s a double bedroom with en-suite and patio doors leading outside, a fully equipped kitchen and comfy living room with Smart TV. Outside is a patio area where you can relax with a drink.

Crackington Haven, Cornwall

This superb studio-style accommodation is ideal for an anniversary celebration or romantic break. Set on a working farm, the country-style interior lends itself to relaxation and the well-equipped kitchen area has everything you need. Wifi is available, you can bring along 2 dogs and you can even book riding lessons.

Bude, Cornwall

Sleeping 4 guests in a king-size bedroom and a twin, this 5-star property is ideally situated to explore both Devon and Cornwall. Nestled in the heart of the countryside, it has been superbly converted to provide premium self-catering accommodation and outside is a lovely garden with a private hot tub.

Calstock, Cornwall

Close to two local pubs serving food, this quality holiday cottage really does have it all and is ideal for couples wanting to explore both Cornwall and Devon. Modern yet cosy, there’s a double bedroom with ensuite shower room, lovely open plan living area and enclosed garden with BBQ and wood-fired pizza oven.

Looe, Cornwall

Sleeping 2 guests this is the perfect Cornish cottage for dog owners. Very private with a lovely little patio made for al fresco dining and relaxing afternoons. When the temperature drops, spend the evenings in front of the wood burner or take a dip in the bubbles.

Bude, Cornwall

For a beach holiday on the North Cornwall Coast, holiday cottages such as Trehayle are ideal. Accommodating 4 guests, this modern holiday cottage come bungalow has everything you’ll need from internet access to a beach, shop, restaurant and bar all within 2 miles.

Looe, Cornwall

With 4 bedrooms, two bathrooms and a utility room, this cottage is perfect for a large family or group.  Enjoy off-road parking for 4 cars, an enclosed 2-acre garden, a football table and a hot tub. There is a Deer Park Forest just 1 mile away which you can walk through.

Carbis Bay, Cornwall

Ever stayed on a working farm? Sleeping 5 guests Sarah’s cottage is one of two dog friendly holiday homes available for rent here. Nestled in the Cornish countryside those 3 bedroom getaway boasts a fantastic BBQ area and private garden. This beach is with 5 miles and off-road parking is available.

Boscastle, Cornwall

This countryside breakaway is a ground floor holiday home welcoming two people and two guests. You’ll have a double bedroom, access to a smart TV, your own enclosed garden and terrace, and the ability to hire a travel cot for family holidays. There’s also parking available on the drive for a single car.

Portreath, Cornwall

Tregoose is a one bedroom cottage rental ideal for four legged friends, offering a full en suite as well as an open fire wood burner, complete kitchen and space for 2 dogs! You’ll even find your fuel and power included in the price at this Cornwall pet friendly retreat, as well as a batch of logs waiting for you on arrival.

Tregavethan, Cornwall

This romantic cottage has a reverse-level layout with a ground floor bedroom and en suite bathroom. Throughout the property is underfloor heating as well as a pizza oven for hire and local produce onsite. This cottage serves as a great base as Truro is less than 3 miles away and is a great day for a family wanting to explore.

St Ives, Cornwall

This cottage welcomes multiple dogs and it includes two bedrooms, a bathroom and a separate WC. Outside there is an enclosed garden with furniture, a BBQ and lots of off-road parking. The beach is less than 2 miles and there are a number of local pubs, independent shops and restaurants along the coastline within walking distance of the cottage.

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Why Choose Cornish Pet Friendly Cottages

If you’re looking for great pet friendly cottages in Cornwall, but are unsure which ones to invest time and money in, keep reading! We’ve done the search for you.

We love bringing our pets along to explore Cornwall’s beautiful beaches and spectacular views. There’s nothing quite like having that fresh sea air in your lungs. Your four-legged friend will love it, too!

Check out our list above of Cornwall dog friendly accommodation to get the complete lowdown on what makes our favourite holiday cottages so worthy of your time and money! These are great pet friendly holiday homes you can head back to time and time again.

Cheap Weekend Breaks

If you are one for bargain some of the low cost Cornwall dog friendly holidays, listed here are the best around, providing an unforgettable experience for both you and your dog. There are always a great selection of pet friendly deals and special offers on cottage breaks if you search hard enough, you just have to keep your eyes peeled!

Holidays By The Sea

Cornwall has some of the most golden beaches in the UK that accept dogs and great weather the majority of the time, seaside holiday cottages on the South West Coast guarantee idyllic sea views. Booking one of the Cornwall cottages by the sea or on the beach allows you to experience the dramatic coastline and try new water sport activities on the doorstep.

Luxury Self Catering

From stone to thatched cottages just a pebbles throw away from stunning coastal areas such as Falmouth, Porthleven and Boscastle, you can’t really go wrong with one of these luxury dog properties.

Enclosed Garden Lets

Having an enclosed garden may not seem like an important consideration when booking dog friendly accommodation in Cornwall. Still, it’s an important safety feature that gives extra peace of mind when holidaying with pets or children. 

Not only does it mean you don’t have to watch your canine companion like a hawk it can also provide an element of privacy.

With Hot Tubs

Popular because they allow you to kick back, relax and spend quality time with loved ones. They come in all shapes and sizes, from teeny traditional fisherman’s cottage to a sprawling country pad.

With their home-from-home feel, dog friendly retreats are a “pawsome” choice for your next staycation and having a soothing spa gives them an extra touch of luxury. It’s here for dog friendly hot tub cottages in Cornwall.

Multi Pet Rentals

Not all holiday homes have a pets allowed policy and sometimes it can be tricky to find family friendly holidays and properties that accept more than one pup, but Cornish cottages are much more flexible when it comes to multiple pets; some even let you bring your own horse.

Whether you want a rural location, cottages close to the beach or a charming cottage with breathtaking sea views, the good news is that many welcome 2 or 3 dogs.

Romantic Getaways

Michelin star dining, secluded bays perfect for picnics, and deserted clifftop walks hand in hand, not to mention the most spectacular sunsets. Few places can beat a Cornwall stay when it comes to romantic destinations.

There are also ones with cosy woodburning stoves to curl up in front of with your partner and furry friend on chilly nights.

Lodges & Log Cabins

Cornwall has every sort of holiday accommodation you could imagine, including luxury beachside lodges and wooden log cabins in forest locations.

Often, these dog friendly holiday lets are situated in a holiday park giving access to a range of facilities, including swimming pools, games rooms, spa and beauty treatments and bars and restaurants ideal for families.

Ideas For A Dog Holiday In Cornwall

Cornwall stretches from Land’s End, the most westerly point of England, to Plymouth on the Devon border. Its coastline is over 400 miles long, and wherever you stay in this county, you’re never more than 20 miles from picturesque sea views. A large proportion of the Cornwall coastline allows dogs, but not all so be sure to check. There are plenty of dog friendly sites to check out, which includes indoor and outdoor holiday activities around Cornwall’s coast.

Holidays in Cornwall with dogs are a must, as you can choose from the endless list of things to do. Coastal walks, castle tours, and steam railways are all waiting for you here. Traditional Cornish fishing villages and towns have cobbled streets, fish restaurants and clotted cream teas in abundance. The holiday homes are short drives from the lively towns of Looe, Padstow, St Austell, St Ives and Port Issac which are filled with artisan shops, local museums and art galleries. For surfers, Fistral Beach in Newquay is the place to head when booking stays here, as it’s famous for its waves. Also, Port Isaac is a very popular holiday destination with access to lots of holiday lets. From beach to beach and town to town, there are tons of opportunities for many great dog friendly holiday experiences.

Visit Cornwall - Things Your Dog Will Enjoy

  • South West Coast Path – You will come across plenty of dog friendly beaches, pubs, cafés, and attractions along the 300-mile Cornish section of the South West Coastal Path, which takes in the outstanding natural beauty of both South and North Cornwall.
  • Long Sandy Beaches – All of Cornwall’s stunning beaches allow dogs, although some have seasonal restrictions. Stretching for miles, Perran Sands in North Cornwall is a dog’s delight, whilst Kennack Sands in South Cornwall is a sheltered family beach popular with surfers.
  • St Ives – Whether strolling along the Lambeth Walk beach, enjoying an ice cream at Willie Wallers or taking a boat trip, St Ives is the perfect day trip for dogs and their owners.
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway – Located just outside Newquay on the North Coast, you can enjoy traditional family fun at one of the best dog friendly attractions in the county.
  • World Famous Eden Project – Dogs are not allowed in the Biomes; however, you can explore the spectacular gardens with your canine companion. There’s even an undercover dining area where Fido can join you.
  • Lost Gardens – These beautiful gardens at Heligan are the perfect place to spend time with your dog, with miles of trails to explore together any time of the year.
  • Tintagel Castle – Dogs with a keen nose for history (and their owners) will love this magical castle in North Cornwall, where you can immerse yourself in history surrounded by an array of wildlife and stunning scenery.

Last Word

Whether you’re staying for a night or couple of weeks, once you’ve experienced self catering accommodation in Cornwall, it will always claim your heart. For memorable Cornish holidays, search offers on lodges, a farm cottage or a fabulous barn conversion, the choice in properties to rent and places to stay is never ending for your dogs and pets.

The coastline of rocky crags, sandy bays and pebbly coves are a dream to discover for your dog, and the quaint fishing villages like Polperro and market towns are steeped in tradition will never be forgotten. Check out St ives , West Cornwall and properties found along Praa Sands, Mawgan Porth and St Mawes, too.

The diverse scenery and natural beauty has inspired artists, poets and authors, and it will leave you spellbound as you walk the moors, rolling hills and coastal paths which are all dog friendly.

You can find a whitewashed cottage, cosy caravan or modern lodge to suit the type of Cornish holiday you’ve been dreaming of. Take a look through our favourites, find some great beach properties to inspire you, and you might just find a few favourites of your own.

Why not browse all of our, South West cottages for dogs on our county page.

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