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Popular Dog Friendly Breaks

Can you remember a time when dog friendly accommodation wasn’t even a thing. Now you can search for almost every type of pet friendly holiday you can imagine. See below the most popular dog holiday choices from across the UK.

Whether it’s a family summer holiday or cheap weekend break, then we cover it below.

Dog Friendly Cottages

Find the perfect holiday cottage that will be ideal for you and the dog. Choose from inland or coastal cottages.

All the dog friendly holiday cottages are handpicked to bring the finest pet-friendly accommodation and the best value for money.

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Lodges & Log Cabins

If you are looking for getaways and specifically log cabins, search a brilliant selection that provide the ultimate ground floor retreat for you and your four-legged canine friends.

Hot Tub Holidays

Some people like to relax when on holiday. These hot tub properties we’re made for just that.

Due to the need for privacy, these properties with hot tubs usually come with an enclosed garden for those wanting to chill out.

Holiday Parks

Find the perfect dog-friendly parks across the UK. These caravan parks have all the family facilities you could wish for.

Walk-in woodlands close by, or choose from the endless list of activities and entertainment the park supplies.

Beach Holidays

So we’ve even searched high and low for the best seaside getaways in the UK. 

You can be within walking distance to dog friendly beaches that your four legged friends will love.

Find Your Next Pet Friendly Break

We’ve handpicked a selection of the very best dog-friendly properties from across the most popular destinations in the UK.

We’ve included everything from cosy holiday cottages, luxury lodges to the top holiday parks that allow dogs. We also know a tonne of dog lovers who love nothing more than a stroll on the sand.

Staycations have never been bigger in the UK than right now, so we want to try and remove as much of the guesswork as possible with you next pet friendly holiday search.

In our research, we have covered 7 of the best dog-friendly accommodation websites so you can book with confidence.

We are adding new and unusual properties for pets all the time, for the city lovers we recently just added our top pick Airbnb’s that also welcome dogs.

Below you will find all the popular dog friendly destinations that we look at.

These are tourist hot spots in the UK, and nearly all are big on welcoming pets.

Where To Go


Whether you choose the vibrant city life of Glasgow or Edinburgh or pooch activity adventure packed with wildlife and dog walking trails in the Scottish Highlands then check out Aviemore, Inverness, Dundee, Highlands.

North of England

We have a great list of areas in the North, all with a fantastic selection of family friendly retreats. See the choice of holiday homes with dogs welcome in Newcastle, Northumberland, Lancashire, Blackpool, Cheshire, Cumbria.


You’ll always find the perfect pet friendly break in the United Kingdom’s biggest county. From a Grade ii property in Harrogate or York, through to a variety of family holiday properties in the Yorkshire Dales, Scarborough, Whitby

Heart of England

Popular with waggy tails and humans, this collection we have is the largest. Find your cottage in the heart of the English countryside. The Peak District especially is perfect for sightseeing and activity junkies. See the choice of properties in the Midlands, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Derbyshire, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Peak District, Staffordshire, Shropshire.

The Lake District

Find a lodge, cottage or caravan park quickly in the Lakes, an ideal base to explore Cumbria with its endless rivers, lakes, tarns and a valley or two, a walk around Lake Windermere and Troutbeck with your best friend is a real treat.

The East

Whether it be for groups or the whole family, this is a place people flock back to every year. Loved by dog owners, the area has all the surrounding and facilities you and your pup will need. For a choice of properties that allow the dog we cover Norfolk, Lincolnshire, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk

The South West

One of our all-time favourites. Cornwall, Devon, New Quay and the harbour cottages of Polperro, what’s not to love. There are more lodges and cottage accommodation in this area than you can shake a stick at. See the choice of properties from the following areas. Dorset, Bournemouth, Weymouth, Somerset, Torquay.

The South

From Kent to the Cotswolds, you’ll find an idyllic cottage here that welcomes dogs. Enjoy the peace of your surroundings or venture to Brighton front and eat fish and chips by the waves. Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Sussex, Surrey.


From the historic Blaenau Ffestiniog to much-visited Cardigan Bay near Pembrokeshire, It’s no wonder the cottage accommodation dotted around the country are in high demand. A pets paradise and not to bad for dog owners too. Dog friendly properties in and around Snowdonia National Park are very popular.

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