The north coast of Cornwall is a superb holiday destination for pets and their owners alike – golden, sandy beaches, strong, Atlantic spray – it’s unbeatable for coastal walks. As experienced Cornwall holidaymakers, we’ve hunted down the best dog-friendly cottages in Newquay we know you’ll want to call your own.
The Shack sleeps five people and welcomes pets, presenting a ground floor escape with its own garden to relax in. There are all mod cons in the kitchen and lovely fire effect heating in the dining and living area. This quiet seaside break brings you within walking distance of lovely Mawgan Porth.
Great for larger groups, 3 Quay Court offers a ground floor apartment with its own outdoor space, modern furnishings and even a balcony. It’s within reach of some of the best dog-friendly beaches on the South West Coast Path. En suite facilities arrive as standard.
This lovely cottage is ideally situated with coast and town amenities located minutes away – with a kitchen diner and three bedrooms for a small family stay. The lounge has sofas, flat screen tv and french doors leading to your own garden with a BBQ set.
This super stylish four bedroom holiday escape is only a short drive from the town of Newquay, Cornwall, offering a kitchen and dining area replete with modern fittings and all towels/linen included. Pets are very welcome, and you’re a short way from the golden sand of Fistral Beach.
Close to Mawgan Porth, Windrush is a roomy, airily designed property set across a two-floor apartment. The apartment’s entrance hall accesses the sitting room with an open fire; there is off road parking, baby facilities and amazing entertainment in the lounge. Only a mile to local pubs and shops, too.
This refurbished cottage nook offers you room to sleep 10 people over five bedrooms, with easy access to the beautiful sandy beach at Crantock. Take time to relax in the large garden and fix up delicious meals in the modern kitchen—contemporary decoration throughout.
This ground floor apartment is based in a Victorian facade, with an open plan living space, kitchen and dining areas (furnished). It is close to local restaurants and has its own balcony, connected to shared gardens. The seafront is a short stroll away, and you must keep pets on leads.
This well-presented bungalow offers its own garden and patio, with an external shower and a utility zone. Perfect for families, there are several bedrooms and a kitchen replete with all mod cons. Close to the local surf school, it is ideal for young families exploring the Newquay spray.
This is a private holiday apartment within 17 acres at the Glendorgal Hotel, offering three sizable bedrooms, a ground floor shower and off-road parking. You have access to a balcony as well as a front-facing patio and easy access to the Coast Path.
This pleasing family holiday home is close to Newquay town centre and offers a fully furnished kitchen, dining area, and private garden. Shops are five minutes away, and you benefit from facilities over three floors. Expect all your towels, power and bed linen included in the price, too!
This large, authentic beach escape offers a kitchen, dining and sitting room space on the ground floor. It has its own private BBQ and courtyard, with views over Fistral Beach and Crantock. You can bring two dogs, and there are shops only three minutes away. All power is included.
Holywell Bay is brilliant fun for all the family, pets included! The Holywell Bay Fun Park is free to enter and you can take your pets around the grounds - just not on the coasters! Holywell's beach is a delightful escape where you can let your dogs explore the sands. While the area can get extremely busy at peak season, you'll be able to take your pups here all year round. The stunning coastline alone makes it worth your while.
Fistral is an expansive, sandy beach that's one of the most famous dog-friendly retreats in Newquay & Cornwall. While there are plenty of surfing beaches in the area, Fistral Beach is popular for presenting the National Surfing Championships. You are only a short walk from the town located a few minutes away, and you can bring your pets here throughout much of the year. Why not head to Newquay's famous surfing beach for a gentle stroll or two?
This seaside town located in the heart of Cornwall is the perfect base for long walks along this famous walking trail, which runs over 600 miles along the south coast; tear yourself away from the picturesque harbour and golden sandy beach and stretch those legs.
Enjoy the sea views from Newquay to Trevose Head, visit the quaint historic village of Mawgan Porth, stop for a bite to eat in a local family run pub or pack a picnic and enjoy a more challenging hike.
Newquay is a fantastic holiday destination close to lots of dog-friendly attractions. From wide, sandy beach walks to pet-friendly pubs offering local produce – and yes, that spectacular harbour scene – holiday cottages in Newquay, Cornwall will bring you close to that gorgeous British seaside experience you’re desperate to try for yourself.
As you can see, there are plenty of gorgeous dog-friendly cottages in Newquay, just walking distance from some of the most stunning views across northern Cornwall. Whether you are looking for a modern, first-floor apartment or Newquay dog-friendly accommodation that’s a little more traditional in style and build, be sure to take a look at our picks above as a priority.
If you’ve never looked for dog-friendly cottages in Newquay, Cornwall before, then you are absolutely missing a trick. From its stunning south coast beaches to its ocean spray, its popular seaside town centre and the beautiful harbour, Newquay, Cornwall remains a hotspot for family holidays across the year. Even if you’re not much of a surfer, you’ll love taking your dogs around the quiet village scenes and tourist beaches alike. All you need to enjoy it from is a lovely apartment or cottage close to the sands.
From the Lappa Valley Railway to the Sea Life Centre, the funfairs and the local convenience shop scenes, this stylish coastal retreat forms just part of the South Western Coast Path, and of course, wider Cornwall. Newquay is a coastal town that is becoming more and more dog friendly, offering plenty of sandy walks for you and your canine companion to traverse without any restrictions.
We love Newquay purely because it provides that ‘quintessential’ English seaside experience on the beautiful North Cornish coast, just walking distance from superb accommodation. While the brilliant National Surf Centre is the heart of the area for any watersports fanatics, there’s a quiet, pleasing atmosphere to Newquay, Cornwall and down the South West. The pace of living down here is amazingly relaxed, with ever the popular seaside centre being wonderfully laid-back compared to your average city reaches.
Local amenities around Newquay come thick and fast, with lots of dog-friendly pubs and detached cottage scenery for you to take advantage of. Whether you’re exploring the seven bays or the views of the Atlantic Ocean across Watergate Bay beach, be sure to find dog-friendly accommodation in Newquay that suits your preferred pace of break.
Knowing the area well, we wanted to present you with a great snapshot of wider Newquay. From a beautifully furnished penthouse apartment perfect for couples to a lovely apartment over three floors for larger groups, we know that you’re likely to be looking for more than just the basic amenities. Lovely quality bed linen, roomy living and dining areas, parking space for all your friends – and, naturally, room for your dogs!
Take it from us as seasoned dog owners – Newquay, Cornwall and beyond offer some of our favourite pet walks and family attractions. Whether it’s a short walk or two, or a longer trip to some of the best-loved attractions, this is a wonderful holiday destination close to all kinds of seaside opportunities. Be sure to book in at the brilliant Newquay dog-friendly cottages listed above while you can and make it a seaside holiday you’ll remember for years to come.