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Staffordshire Cottages For Dogs

Dog friendly cottages in Staffordshire

Are you looking for top dog friendly cottages in Staffordshire? If you’re keen to get closer to the Peak District National Park, or fancy taking the whole family on a break at the popular Alton Towers Theme Park, there are actually plenty of family friendly cottage spots dotted across the county. We’ve gone to the effort of tracking down the best dog friendly resorts so you don’t have to leave your four legged friends at home!

Dogs need holidays too sometimes, and Staffordshire just happens to offer stacks of fun for them – come and take a look at our list of brilliant Staffoiirdshire holiday homes.

The Best Pet Friendly Holiday Cottages in Staffordshire

Staffordshire dog friendly holiday breaks are becoming more and more popular. The fact is, there are miles and miles of natural beauty out here. Famous for its ancient market towns as well as its great countryside walks, Staffs also makes for a superb family breakaway thanks to all of its local attractions.

We’ve lined up cottage providers who are happy to welcome dogs and their owners across the year. Take a look at some of our favourites! Whether you have your heart set on a West Country stone cottage or a barn conversion with its own enclosed garden, there’s lots to dig into.

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1. Church View in Rugeley

This marvellously secluded and comfortable cottage out in the heart of Staffordshire sleeps 2 guests, and has room for one dog. This domicile offers an open plan living area complete with your own kitchen with all mod cons. There is a front garden and patio that is completely enclosed, and you will also benefit from plenty of entertainment such as Freeview TV services.

This ground floor Staffordshire holiday nook is in a great spot for you and your pets to explore the best of the Peak District National Park, and you are certainly in the heart of National Trust country!
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2. Manor Barn in Fulford

Manor Barn is a roomy cottage location that sleeps 6 guests across 2 bedrooms, and which also has space for up to 2 pets at any one time. There is an enclosed garden and lawn, and you can even lock your bike away in storage provided. There is an open plan living area, and you’ll certainly benefit from the wonderful underfloor heating.

Close enough for people and their pets to go exploring Staffordshire heritage and the various wonderful walks up in the Peak District, this family friendly hideaway is within 5 miles of the nearest shops, and pubs are a short walk.
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3. Woodland Cottage in Eccleshall

Woodland Cottage sleeps 6 guests and offers space for 2 pets, with a full wet room and shower facilities. There is a king size double on the first floor, and another room of the same size on the ground floor. There is an open plan living room as well as a garden lawn for you and your pets to enjoy. There is internet access provided, too.

Great for larger groups of guests or family guests, this domicile is within 4 miles of shops and pubs over in Eccleshall. This brilliant pet friendly location backs onto woodland walks, too!
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4. Bluebell Cottage in Longnor

Bluebell Cottage is a Staffordshire staple that sleeps 2 people and is very pet friendly. Up in the moorlands, you can bring your pets to enjoy an open plan living area, a full kitchen suite, a shower room, a double bedroom unit, and also your own patio with valley views. Linen and towels are provided.

Guests will love the local sights of the nearby Derwent Valley, as well as the local trails up into the Peak District. Take the time to enjoy the nearby pubs and food, too – there is lots for people and their pets to see and do up here.
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5. No 1 Ash Cottage in Cannock

This classic stone cottage is in the heart of Staffordshire National Trust country, and sleeps 3 people. You can bring a dog with you too, and there are twin and single bedroom options. These 2 bedrooms are great for family breaks. There is an open plan lounge complete with Freeview TV, and you will also have your own dining area and kitchen suite for ease of access, too.

Close to some of the best of Staffordshire and Shropshire, this cottage is ideal for anyone looking for local heritage and adventures. Head out to enjoy Shrewsbury and Much Wenlock.
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6. Lee House Farm Cottage in Leek

Lee House Farm offers room to sleep 5 people, and you can also bring 2 pets with you along for the fun. This is a secluded holiday domicile though you will find all mod cons. With 3 bedroom spaces, Wi-Fi included and Freeview TV in the lounge, you’ll even benefit from your own wood fired hot tub!

Perfect for exploring local river walks as well as the fantastic Manifold Cycle Track, this countryside getaway puts you within reach of some of the best market town scenes only a few miles away, too.
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7. Rakesdale Loft in Alton

One of our favourite dog friendly properties in the region, this secluded getaway cottage offers room that sleeps 2, and you can bring 1 pet with you. Offering an amazing closed-off locale, you will also benefit from your own shower room, a king size bedroom, and internet access throughout. It’s a loft conversion that also has its own open plan space for you to unwind in as you wish.

The local area is full of wonderful sights and sounds, in reach of the famous Peak District National Park and wonderful gardens and country walks. Your dog will love it!
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8. Brook Cottage in Winkhill

Brook Cottage is a rural getaway that sleeps 4 maximum, with a double bedroom, a bathroom and a kitchen with mod cons. You can bring 3 dogs here, too! It’s one of the most welcoming properties and places on our list. There’s an authentic wood burner in the living space, as well as the chance for you to stable horses – you can even bring chickens if you have them!

This getaway location is within fantastic reach of the wonderful Peak District, and offers plenty of mod cons. Visitors will likely love heading out towards wider Staffordshire, too – as will their pets.
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9. Purple Orchid Cottage in Hartington

Purple Orchid Cottage is one of the most peaceful properties you’ll find up in the hills, and it sleeps 4 – great for a small family getaway. You can bring 2 pets with you on holiday, too, and you can enjoy a full lounge and kitchen with mod cons. There’s Wi-Fi throughout, too, and you’ll have access to your own charcoal BBQ for sunny days.

Based up in the heavens, this great rural family escape offers links to the Peaks as well as to Alton Towers. Beyond Alton Towers there is also Drayton Manor for further family fun. There are lots of scenic dog walks on offer, too!
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10. Gaia Lodge in Buxton

This cosy couple’s retreat is lovingly presented and offers you your own barn conversion experience. It’s very pet friendly and offers a space for 2 guests, with your own hot tub, underfloor heating, bed linen and kitchen appliances. You’ll also find a brilliant stone seating area that offers brilliant views of all the destinations nearby you’re going to want to explore!

Gaia Lodge is ideal – it’s one of our favourites – for couples who really want to explore the Peak District. It’s also likely to be one of many favourites for people looking for ground floor, panoramic views!
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11. The Stable in Birchover

The Stable is one of our favourites when it comes to cottages on a ground floor level, and you’ll benefit from a full open plan living area, kitchen space and dining room, along with a bedroom and double bed. This dog friendly domicile is one of our favourites purely for the fact that it is a super stylish barn conversion.

The other factor is that it’s really close to a lot of quaint walks – great for getting some of that great country air in your lungs! One of the best presented cottages in our list, we are sure it will become one of your favourites, too!
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12. Megs Cottage in Butterton

Megs Cottage is a Peak District getaway that’s one of several family favourites in our list. This is one of several cottages scattered across the Peak District, offering room for 4 guests, with an open plan living area, exposed beams in the dining room, and room for a dog. The farmhouse kitchen, lawned garden area and roomy bedroom spaces may just seal the deal – could it be one of your favourites?

Though it’s on the favourites list of anyone looking for moorland and country walks in the region, there’s nothing to say you can’t use this cottage as a great base for exploring Alton Towers theme park!
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Types of Accommodation To Expect


With Hot Tubs

Why not enjoy our cottages in Staffordshire with hot tubs for that extra slice of luxury. You can spend your day relaxing with a book or soak your aches and pains away after a day hiking or cycling. Sit back and relax and let your dogs run around chasing a ball. Staffordshire cottage breaks are a great place to spend time with family and friends.

Properties By The Coast & Beach

Staffordshire is a landlocked county. Tucked away in the heart of the West Midlands. This offers visitors the perfect opportunity to explore other parts of the UK. Cottages in Staffordshire are perfect for couples and families looking for an exciting time together. Staffordshire is well known for its beautiful villages and charming towns. Enjoy fishing, hiking, and cycling. Your dog will enjoy the open spaces in this fantastic part of the UK.

Cheap Weekend Breaks

Staffordshire has something for everyone. Even those on a tight budget. You will have hundreds of affordable cottages to choose from. Even if it just for a relaxing weekend away. Not everyone has too much time to spend away from home or work and a short break is sometimes all that is needed.

1-2 Night Self Catering

Short self-catering stays are the perfect way to experience a local way of life. Shop at local markets and mingle with residents at pubs and eateries. One or two night stays in any of the many self-catering cottages are the perfect getaway. You will easily find something with a hot tub and one that will allow you to bring your beloved pooch with you.

About Holidays in Staffordshire With Dogs

Your dog will love the Staffordshire countryside. There are acres of space for them to run around and have fun. Isn’t that what all dogs will be looking for in their own ideal holiday escapes? It’s time to pay attention to their needs, too!

It won’t be difficult to find cottages that will allow your canine companion to join you. Let them join you on walks in the countryside and the villages.

This fabulous part on the west midlands is steeped in history and has some of the best attractions in the UK. You won’t get bored no matter what your age.

Choose from canal cruises, days at a theme park, walks in the countryside or relaxing in your hot tub. Pick a four poster bed, swimming pool access, an open plan living room and dining area – the works. We’ve set up a great list of dog friendly locations we think anyone searching for holiday destinations in Staffordshire will adore.

Simply scan through the properties above and see what’s on offer – and make sure to start planning your perfect break away as soon as you possibly can!

The Last Word

Plan your days and when to go to the theme parks if that’s your thing. There is so much to see and do, you’ll want to make sure you use your time there wisely.

What we really love about Staffordshire is that it’s a county full to the brim with just about everything you could want from any kind of holiday. There’s market town destinations, theme parks such as Alton Towers and Drayton Manor, brilliant countryside and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (such as the Shropshire Hills), and even tons of history in the form of the legacy of Rudyard Kipling.

There are rollercoasters, tropical aqua parks and all year round snow slopes. Visit ancient churches, medieval castles, and grand stately homes.

This really is the heart of England for many people, and we really understand why. For dogs and their owners as well as families looking for quick breaks in a charming holiday destination, Staffordshire more or less has it all. You’ll be hard pushed to get bored around here, regardless of the property type on offer and whether or not you’re a fan of roller coasters or long walks.

Our selection of the best dog friendly cottages in Staffordshire makes sure this is a holiday you won’t forget in a hurry. Excitement, luxury, and affordability all in one county. Pack your bags and your pooch and head off for a relaxing and adventurous break at Staffordshire.

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