Thanks to the recent trend in providing more dog friendly getaways, caring dog owners no longer have to leave their best friend behind. Below find a selection of the best pet friendly properties with an enclosed garden where dogs can play all day long.
Sharing the great outdoors together is something that comes naturally to both dog owners and their furry companions too, so it is hardly surprising that more and more properties are offering a dog-friendly getaway ideal for families and couples alike. Boasting up to 4 bedrooms and with the added benefit of an enclosed garden, there is a dog friendly cottage suitable for everyone.
One of the main features of these beautiful properties is that those dog friendly getaways with enclosed garden are situated at the front or rear in full view from inside the house. Picnic tables and benches or the inclusion of other outdoor furniture make them ideal locations from which to keep an eye on man (or woman’s) best friends while relaxing with a drink or some tasty alfresco food.
These cottages with enclosed gardens are ideal for dogs both large and small thanks to sturdy fences and the inclusion of gates. Pay particular attention to easy-clean surfaces and durable floors, along with plenty of outside space and spacious enclosed private gardens, we have sought out the ideal UK based accommodation for fur ball’s and their human helpers. From the North of England and the Lake District to Wales and right down the country into Cornwall and the south, we take a look at some of the best dog-friendly properties and enclosed garden.
The above list of ideal cosy cottages and holiday lodges with enclosed gardens for you and your four legged friend provides a wide choice of options for both canines and their human companions. Whatever end of the UK you prefer to take that well-earned break, whether it be the Brecon Beacons, the Peak District, Wales, the North Yorkshire Moors, in the Northern Highlands, Scotland or any market town located in the heart of England there are always plenty of options available with stunning countryside for walking, sightseeing or spending relaxing days doing absolutely nothing at all.
Thanks to its not 4 bedrooms but 5 which are both spacious and luxurious with en suites , a well-equipped farmhouse-style kitchen and a stunning ground floor shower room, this accommodation near Bridlington in Yorkshire offers the ideal retreat for two pooches and their human friends looking for dog-friendly destinations. The cottage’s coastal location also makes it perfect for relaxing walks and countryside views, while the seaside towns of Filey, Scarborough and Flamborough are all only a short drive away.
The large enclosed garden and patio area provide the perfect environment for human al fresco dining at this cottage and the potential for hours of energetic doggie frolics.
Stunning and panoramic views across the rugged Northumberland coastal countryside and the peaceful tranquility of a rural location come together at Brier Dene End Cottage. Not only is this property one of several cottages with enclosed outdoor space, it is also situated only a short walk from the local pub which fortunately also has a penchant for pooches.
Brier Dene End offers the prospect of cosy fireside evenings cuddled up by the authentic wood-burning stove, making it the ideal holiday cottage for fur ball’s and their owners during every season of the year.
Holiday cottages in the Lake District don’t come much friendlier than Meadow Cottage at Wigton in the Lake District. The inside of this beautiful authentic stone-built house provides every modern comfort and amenity including heated tiled floors throughout and a luxurious modern bathroom. Taking your self catering holiday to the next level will have you and your pooch as pleased as punch. The outdoor area, open fire, shared use of the adjoining field and the abundance of dog-friendly local pubs and restaurants within 5 miles, all work together to make this stunning property a real pooch’s paradise.
If your four legged friend is happy for you and your other human to indulge in a romantic break or getaway in the Derbyshire countryside, whether that be a long weekend or for 7 nights, you might be more than happy to reward their consideration by taking them along with you. Swallows Nest in the heart of Matlock is the perfect spot for such a tryst and this compact and luxurious accommodation is located over the garage in an authentic Derbyshire stone cottage. There is also an enclosed patio and BBQ area outside and ample room for Fido to run around in while you attend to matters in hand.
Combining a rural setting with a convenient location, Little Bent in Bradnop offers two reception rooms with woodburner, a modern country-style kitchen and 3 bedrooms. Located on the Staffordshire/Derbyshire border, this detached property was once two cottages.
It features ample outdoor space within a privet boundary and up to two furry guests are allowed to stay with their human friends for free. Set within open fields and a working farm that offer outstanding natural beauty, Little Bent provides an idyllic setting for those wishing to spend some time away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The lovingly restored stone exterior of Apple Tree Cottage hides a stunning and tastefully created modern interior which has been created in sympathy with its period features. Beamed ceilings and soft neutral tones provide guests with a cosy and welcoming atmosphere.
The layout of the cottage has made maximum use of the available space with a more than ample 1 bedroom and an open-plan living/kitchen area. All-year occupation is facilitated via the under-floor heating, while there is space outside for al fresco dining with the security offered by the secure gardens.
Dating back to the 1850s, this former mill worker’s home of 1 bedroom provides one pup and 2 human guests with everything needed for a luxurious self-catering holiday in Saffron Walden in Essex. Hiking starts the second you step out of the front door and the nearest hostelry suitable for pups is situated less than 1 mile away.
The outside space is made up of a mix of patio and lawn. For cosy nights indoors there is a wood effect fire, TV, WiFi and comfy furnishings where man, woman and their best friend can spend even the coolest of nights in snug comfort.
This typically Cornish Cottage offers 3 bedrooms and a huge farmhouse style kitchen. Located right on the banks of the Fowey River, within the grounds of the Lanwithan estate, the Farmhouse Cottage is also within 5 miles walking distance of Lostwithiel town. Accommodation is modern and well-equipped, including a walk-in shower and every appliance you might need to use during your stay there.
If you are looking for large, safe outdoor space, you won’t find a larger one as four legged friends and humans are welcome to use the estate’s own grounds. This is the ideal location for a family holiday
Only a twenty-minute drive from the historic town of Plymouth, Pentire in Devon offers tastefully created modern accommodation for up to six humans and an accompanying dog. Thanks to its rural setting in the Devonshire countryside, peace and tranquility are assured and there is plenty of room for your pooch in the secure and private outdoor space. Luxurious touches include 2 bedrooms including en-suites and a stunning modern kitchen with a twin oven range cooker and a full complement of appliances. A nearby beach, BBQ facilities and miles of open fields offer everything a pooch and its pals are likely to need for those perfect short breaks or holidays.
The stone-built Hen Llaeth is the stunning result of a lovingly renovated and converted former cow shed. The light and airy open-plan accommodation benefits from a mix of tasteful neutral decor and modern fixtures such as a flat-screen TV and kitchen appliances. Set within the property owner’s smallholding, the accommodation provides secure gardens along with an abundance of outdoor space and countryside in the form of open meadows populated by alpacas, donkeys and chickens. This rural location is perfect for dog walking and hiking, while it also provides the perfect setting for a romantic break.
The beauty of renting self-catering accommodation is that you get to choose when and where you go, and the size of the accommodation, many offering up to 4 bedrooms along with pleasing yourself (and of course your pooch).
Thanks to modern technology, you also get to choose just how far “away from it all” you actually get with flat-screen TVs and reliable Wi-Fi. Then again, if you really can’t handle all that peace and quiet, why not take a walk by the many, lakes, rivers , mountains and coves that exist within 1 mile of these stunning locations have to offer. In addition, you and your four-legged friend will never be too far from the warm welcome of a local dog-friendly hostelry.