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Gloucestershire Cottages For Dogs

Dog friendly cottages in Gloucestershire

Are you on the hunt for some great dog friendly cottages in Gloucestershire? This hidden gem of a county offers some truly magnificent sights, walks and more besides. Whether you’re keen to get closer to the Cotswolds or to show your pets the best of the wonderful Forest of Dean, it really does make sense to line up a self catering cottage that’s easy to manage and with availability when you want it.

Pet friendly holidays in Gloucestershire are becoming more and more commonplace. Why not have a look at our list of cottage favourites for inspiration?

The Best Pet Friendly Holiday Cottages in Gloucestershire

Dogs and their owners truly love some of the outstanding walks that Gloucestershire has to offer. It’s safe to say that the Cotswolds are a big draw for many people, as are traditional locations such as Stow on the Wold and Bourton on the Water. However, if you’re worrying that you won’t be able to find anywhere suitable to take your pets while visiting the wonders of the wolds, take a look at our brilliant cottage list!

Finding the perfect cottage in Gloucestershire for you and your pet doesn’t have to be taxing. In fact, ground floor properties are opening up more and more to welcoming dogs!

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1. Hay Barn Cottage in Painswick

Hay Barn Cottage is a large holiday home offering incredible views, and which sleeps 6 across 3 bedrooms. Beyond the bedroom spaces, there is a very cosy lounge as well as a great kitchen nook, along with a living room and dining room zone. You can bring 2 pets with you here to enjoy the holiday, too. There is a shower room on the ground floor, and there is also a full garden lawn and patio.

This countryside getaway is a great shout for those who are looking for Cotswolds escapes. It’s a great central location for anyone keen to sample England at its absolute greenest.
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2. Jackdaw's Roost in Cheltenham

Jackdaw’s Roost is a magnificent holiday spot with tons of character. It sleeps 2 with 1 sizable bedroom, and you can, of course, bring pets. Everything is on the ground floor here, and you will also benefit from a full bathroom as well as private garden access. There’s even a wood burner for you to cosy up with, too!

This is a great stone cottage getaway positioned in the heart of England. It’s easy enough for you to get out and enjoy dog friendly escapes, and popular areas such as the Forest of Dean and the deeper Cotswolds are never too far away via main roads.
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3. River Cottage in Tewkesbury

River Cottage is a classic Gloucestershire bolthole built for the best in relaxing breaks this corner of England can possibly provide. It sleeps 4 in two bedroom spaces (1 super king bedroom and 1 king size double bedroom). It’s based on three floors and you can bring a well behaved dog with you to enjoy it all, too. There’s an open plan living area and lots of space outside in the enclosed garden and courtyard for your pets to enjoy.

This holiday cottage is, again, really close to the best of Gloucestershire, with clear access to nearby Tewkesbury.
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4. Lawn Cottage in Ashleworth

This pet friendly holiday cottage in Gloucestershire is deep in the heart of Tewkesbury. It has 1 bedroom that sleeps 2 people, and there’s also space for one dog throughout! Beyond the bedroom, however, take a look at the roomy open plan living room, kitchen suite and holiday cottage entertainment. There’s also a garden with lawn to the front of the cottage, which your dog is sure to enjoy.

However, do make sure to take your dog across the local walks and trails! This holiday cottage is also in a great position for exploring market towns.
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5. Ostlers in Mitcheldean

Ostlers is a wonderful holiday cottage – a detached cottage – that provides 2 bedroom spaces and sleeps 4 guests. You can also bring one well behaved dog here, too. This is a peaceful bolthole that provides an open plan living area, a shower room, and a double bedroom that also has a walk in shower space. There is a twin bedroom, too. This lovely cottage also offers guests an enclosed garden.

Based in the heart of the market town scene, this great holiday cottage will give you, your guests and dog the chance to explore the Cotswolds, the Forest of Dean and more.
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6. Weavers Cottage in Nailsworth

This colourful, quaint dog friendly property sleeps 4 guests, has 2 bedroom units and will welcome one dog or pet if they behave themselves. Offering 2 bathrooms, this space also has downstairs underfloor heating, as well as a wood burning stove, a kitchen suite and all mod cons.

Deep in the delightful valleys of Gloucestershire, this holiday cottage nook will delight guests and their pets alike. Close to local parks and town scenes which regularly host local festivities and events, it’s also great as a central bolthole for you and your dog to reach the Cotswolds. Why not seek out the River Severn further afield?
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7. Overbrook Cottage in Cheltenham

This romantic nook in the heart of England has space for one pet or one dog, and sleeps 3 guests. Offering a king size bedroom as well as a single bedroom space, you’ll find a wonderful living area, with entertainment facilities and a well equipped kitchen. There is also a private garden for you to enjoy here, too. It’s a lovely ground floor space.

Ideal for anyone looking to explore the dog friendly Cotswolds with their pets or the local Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this holiday cottage is far enough out of the way to be considered secluded, all without being too far from the action!
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8. Bluewell Barn in Cirencester

This delightful holiday cottage in the very center of the best greenery England has to offer provides 1 bedroom (a double) to sleep 2 guests, and you can bring 2 dogs with you. If you want to bring more, all you have to do is ask. Missing internet access? There’s Wi-Fi internet access throughout, and a full kitchen suite to help make things even more convenient.

You’re within walk of some of the best shopping, food and drink in the local area. What’s more, you are on the doorstep of the best that the Cotswolds has to offer! Take your pets to explore the wonderful walks of the local Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
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9. Ballingers Stable Cottage in Bourton-on-the-Water

Looking for that authentic England cottage breakaway? This superb holiday cottage in Bourton on the Water brings you close to the Cotswolds with space for 2 guests and 1 cosy bedroom space. You can bring one pet with you here. There is internet access included in the price, and you’ll benefit from off road parking, a wood burner and your own kitchen space.

Within the wonderful reaches of Bourton, this Grade II listed farm location is a holiday cottage tour de force if you are looking to explore Stow on the Wold, the Cotswolds and more.
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10. Oxbow Cottage in Maugersbury

Oxbow Cottage is a Cotswolds breakaway in the heart of England, offering space for 2 guests and a pet. Bed down in the wonderful king size bedroom and enjoy the characterful design of the cottage – there’s a full kitchen, an indoor fireplace and plenty of room for pets. There’s also internet access throughout – don’t worry! There’s a garden you can enjoy here, too.

Bring your pet to this lovely cottage and you’ll have chance to experience the best of rural Gloucestershire, as well as the authentic England town scene. You’re very close to Stow on the Wold, too, for some great walks.
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11. Barn End Cottage in Broad Campden

Barn End Cottage is based in the heart of the Cotswolds and offers 2 bedroom spaces to welcome 5 guests. Guests will enjoy wonderful two floor facilities including a modern living room with wood burning stove, a kitchen space and a cloakroom / WC on the ground floor.

You’re only ever a short distance away from local pubs and shops, and you can take your dog to explore the nearby countryside walks and scenes that Chipping Campden is so famous dor. Why not take a look at the markets and peaceful dog friendly village scenes while you’re here? It’s easy to drive out to Stratford Upon Avon, too.
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12. The Tap Room in Kingham

The Tap Room is a wonderful holiday cottage spot that’s actually a Grade II listed building! A dog friendly space, this cottage in Gloucestershire welcomes 4 guests across 2 bedroom spaces, and offers ground floor amenities and features. There’s a kitchen and dining spot, a brilliant cosy living room, and a bathroom fit for all the family.

This cottage in Gloucestershire offers the best of both worlds. It provides access to bustling village scenes as well as great dog walks out in the country!
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Types of Accommodation To Expect

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With Hot Tubs

Gloucestershire cottage breaks are some of our most popular retreats. You are sure to find something cozy with your private hot tub. Cottages in Gloucestershire with hot tubs are becoming more popular. You can spend a day out exploring or enjoying a hike or bike trip and return home to a hot bubbling hot tub. You will find something with a family size hot tub or something a bit more intimate for that romantic weekend away. There’s nothing like coming back off a walk through the Cotswolds and bubbling down in your own private hot tub on the perfect garden and patio space.
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Properties By The Coast & Beach

Gloucestershire boasts some of England’s most stunning rural regions. You will find some amazing lodges and cabins with panoramic views. It is a fisherman’s heaven with some great fishing spots. It is also a great place for your dog to run wild along the countryside trails. You can enjoy hikes surrounded by some truly beautiful fauna and flora. You will never be bored with the abundance of outdoor activities available. You’re also really close to the wonderful River Severn, one of the most popular waterways England has to offer thanks to its amazing scenery.
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Cheap Weekend Breaks

Gloucestershire provides fantastic breaks for all budgets. Whether you’re after a long weekend at a discounted price or a full two weeks in the summer holidays. There are a host of attractions and activities that you can book early to also save money. from Chipping Campden to Newnham on Severn, it’s never been more affordable for you to book your own holiday cottage in the heart of England. If you’re not sure which features are likely to appeal to you the most, take a look through our list and find the ideal cottage in Gloucestershire to suit your guests and pets.
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1-2 Night Self Catering

A holiday away doesn’t have to be days or weeks. You might just need a day or two to unwind. A cottage in Gloucestershire is just the place. You will find something that offers great daytime and relaxing evening activities. Your pets will be more than welcome to join you. Visit country markets and pet-friendly pubs or enjoy the scenery with day hikes. Find yourself a lovely cottage in the heart of England with a private garden, an open fire and set within reach of some of the most intriguing West Country towns in the local area.

About Holidays in Gloucestershire With Dogs

Some establishments don’t allow pets. But you don’t need to worry about them! There are also stunning properties that do. The fact is, Gloucestershire holiday cottages are getting more and more welcoming towards dogs, largely thanks to the fact that this is a corner of England with so many walking adventures for you and a four legged friend to explore.

Your pet will feel at home in any dog friendly accommodation you decide on dotted all around Gloucestershire. Choose from something along the stunning coast or in the countryside. Either way, your dog will have a ball. Why not find yourself a cosy cottage escape in the heart of England – complete with a handy open plan living room, enclosed garden and bed space for all the guests you’d like to bring?

There are a wide range of walks and cycling routes for you both to enjoy, along with country pubs to stop off at along the way.

When looking for pet friendly holiday cottages, do always keep in mind that some cottage providers may require you to pay a little bit extra if you want to bring a dog along for the fun. However, this is only understandable in some cases, as cottage owners will want to keep their spaces as well equipped and as well presented as possible.

In any case, never feel that you have to leave your pets at home if you really want to explore Gloucestershire to the fullest. We’ve done plenty of research to ensure that you have a great choice of pet friendly, family friendly breaks which won’t bust open the bank. Take a look at some of the best dog friendly cottage features listed and find yourself a cost bolthole you and your dog will want to come back to again and again.

The Last Word

Gloucestershire is an adventurous county and boasts the longest river in the UK, the biggest oak woodland, and the country’s most inland port. Enjoy pleasure cruisers and do some shopping in the wide selection of shops and restaurants.

If you are looking for a pet friendly holiday with plenty of space for you to take your dogs walking and running across fields and woodland, then you’re going to want to hunt down a great dog friendly cottage in the region. There are many holiday cottages across England opening up to pet owners, and with many of these holiday homes across England offering flexible prices on bringing pets to stay with you, now really is the time to start booking that perfect cottage in Gloucestershire.

This county in the southwest of England is also home to country pubs, ancient churches, and farmer’s markets. Take your dog and family for a holiday or short weekend break. There may be a few dog friendly pubs you can find, too!

Unwind in a bubbling hot tub on a romantic getaway. Hike in the splendid countryside or spend time at one of the beaches. Whether its a cabin in the countryside or lodge along the coast, Gloucester won’t disappoint. Why not find somewhere simple with open plan living, with ground floor amenities, and/or tons of character? Ever considered staying in a barn conversion that sleeps 2, sleeps 4 or sleeps 6? Don’t worry about having to go too rustic, as there are plenty of great holiday cottages in Gloucestershire that offer Wi-Fi throughout.

The fact is, Gloucestershire really is home to some of the most magnificent dog friendly walks and trails that England has on offer. If you’ve only ever explored the the cities and towns of England north or south of the border, then you and your pets really are in for a treat here.

Dog friendly cottage providers in the region are amazingly flexible as well as family friendly. You may be able to find yourself an enclosed garden at the best holiday cottage on offer – or even a Grade II listed building facade. Whether you want space for a pet, access to a tennis court or swimming pool, or just want to get closer to the heart of the Cotswolds, now really is the time to find cottage locations for your guests and pets.

So why not book one of the superb dog friendly cottages in Gloucestershire in our list – just pack your hiking boots, mountain bike, camera, and fishing rod, because you won’t want to miss out on what this adventure-filled county has to offer. Get yourself a dog friendly breakaway in a cottage in Gloucestershire now!

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