The East of England not only has one of the richest histories in the UK but it is also the perfect place for nature lovers to enjoy the beautiful fauna and flora. Fens and salt-marshes cover thousands of acres. It is also home to some of the rarest birds in England.
East Anglia which makes up part of the East of England also has some superb beaches. There are more cathedrals in there than anywhere in the country. These ancient buildings are a beautiful backdrop to stunning walks you can enjoy with your doggie.
This area of the UK combines brilliant pet-friendly family attractions, stunning gardens and plenty of outdoor activities for all ages. Not too mention the dog friendly cottages in the East of England are some of the best you’ll find.
If you are looking for cottages in the local area, then see below. There are plenty of properties to rent near the Norfolk Broads & Norwich, just be sure to read the terms and conditions before booking to ensure the deal has everything you want.
The Ramsholt Arms, near Ipswich, is the ideal pub to grab a pint for yourself and a bowl of water for your pooch. The riverside pub and restaurant are dog-friendly. You can stop off here after a walk with your dog.
If the weather is inclement then your canine companion can join you at The Ufford Crown, near Woodbridge where water bowls and doggie treats are available.
The East Anglia Transport Museum near Lowestoft has a great collection of trams and buses. The children and even your canine partner can have a ride on. You can explore the exhibition halls, period street scenes, ‘Tar, Sweat and Steam building’ after a ride on the train. The Suffolk Punch Trust at Hollesley, near Woodbridge, offers you the opportunity to discover how horses shaped the local landscape. Make sure you have your walking boots on because you will be setting off on one of the three walks around the farm with your pooch. Your doggie will fit in at Easton Farm Park. He or she is welcome as long as they are on a lead. Your dogs will be curious bystanders while your kids cuddle some of the baby animals.
Burghley House – Park Stamford in Lincolnshire welcomes dogs in the park. They must be kept on a lead to protect the deer herds. Dogs are not permitted in the Gardens. The Park is open all year round and admission is free.
East of England comprises of Lincolnshire, Essex, East Anglia, Suffolk, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire. This region is perfect for cottage holidays all year round. There is so much to see and do. East Anglia has magnificent historic houses. Why not step back in time at one of the fascinating museums. You and your pooch can explore the country’s largest collections of churches and cathedrals. Suffolk has been a popular holiday destination for years. Its stunning scenery, enchanting woodland and pristine beaches make it one of the UK’s gems. Whether you love to go shopping, visit beautifully manicured gardens or want to relax in peaceful surroundings then East of England is right for you. There is a superb coastline that offers various water sports such as surfing, snorkelling, scuba diving, and sailing. Add to that the rich heritage with plenty of historic buildings and museums. Imagine doing all that with your canine companion. There is no need to leave them behind. If they are part of your family, then there is no reason not to book the pet-friendly cottages in the East Of England. This beautiful part of the UK will leave you with happy lasting memories.