Handpicked Log Cabin Retreats
Ever thought of taking a pet to explore the country walks of Sussex? Now might be great time for you to start your search for the best dog friendly lodges in Sussex and nearby Kent. Good news – we’re helping to narrow down your search for you, as we’ve already sussed out the best pet friendly spots the region has to offer.
A lovely converted train carriage, this break is perfect for a romantic retreat. It has one double bedroom, a wood burner effect gas fire and outside there’s lovely garden furniture and a barbecue with off road parking. Enjoy the vast Sussex countryside on your doorstep or head further afield into Bodiam Castle, which is managed by the National Trust.
This lovely open plan, spacious property has a king size bedroom and a family bathroom. There is a welcome pack on arrival as well as a wood burner and a smart TV with Netflix. The local shop is 0.5 miles away whilst the nearest beach is seven and a half miles. Come visit the historic battle, which is just seven miles away, or head to nearby Hastings, which is eight miles.
A fantastically converted showman’s carriage perfect for a couple wanting a relaxing retreat in the countryside, there is a small double bedroom and a wet room with a shower and outside there is garden furniture and the use of a barbecue. You can explore the 200 acres of farmland on your doorstep or head further afield to the nearby charming villages with a variety of local pubs.
This fantastic coastal resort has a double bedroom and an en suite shower room. There is a garden with a table and chairs and a barbecue, there’s also private parking for two vehicles as well as storage for bikes. Head to nearby High Weald, which is an area of outstanding natural beauty and has fantastic trails to explore.
This fantastic stylish hideaway is ideal for a couple wanting a relaxing retreat. There is a king-size bedroom and en suite shower room with a walk-in shower and outside there’s an open terrace with a hot tub, furniture and a barbecue. The nearby town of Tenterden is just seven miles away and Camber Sands is just nine and a half miles.
For a lovely coastal day out, this cosy property has a king-size bedroom, en suite shower room, and open plan lounge. Facilities also include a travel cot on request and outside is an enclosed patio area with a table and chairs. If you want to explore the Battle of Hastings, Battle itself is just four miles away or you can enjoy the 31-mile footpaths of the 1066 country walk.
This fabulous oak frame property is ideal for a couple. It has one super king size bedroom as well as a shower room and a welcome pack on arrival. There’s parking for one vehicle and there’s also an open garden with a barbecue, furniture and Chiminea to enjoy. Unfortunately, no children are allowed here. The quaint town of Upfield is just three and a half miles with its range of shops and restaurants or you can visit Ashdown Forest, which is also four miles away and renowned as the home of Winnie the Pooh.
A stunning handbuilt shepherd’s hut in a rural location ideal for a couple wanting to relax. It has a king size bedroom and a shower room, as well as a complimentary breakfast hamper and a wood burner with logs provided. Outside there is an enclosed garden with an outside shower as well as a barbecue, pizza oven and sun lounges. Head into the vibrant city of Brighton, which is seven miles away with its range of galleries, attractions, and shops, or visit our Albourne Estate, which is two and a half miles.
This majestic barn conversion has a king size bedroom, a twin, and one family bathroom. Facilities include underfloor heating, a wood burner and a smart TV in each bedroom, as well as a fully enclosed patio area with a barbecue and hot tub. The town of Tenterden is just seven and a half miles, or you can explore medieval Rye, which is five and a half miles with it’s cobbled streets.
This fabulous converted farm building has a double bedroom and a twin, as well as two en suite shower rooms. Inside the holiday home, there is a wood burner, a welcome pack for dogs and a high chair available on request. Whilst outside, there is a sloped lawn garden, fire pit and an enclosed dog paddock as this property is located on a working farm with livestock. Visit nearby Camber Sands with its three-mile stretch of coastline or visit the Battle of Hastings and the Battle Museum, which is 10 miles.
This fantastic single-story converted barn has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Facilities on-site include under-floor heating, a wood burner, barbecue, an enclosed garden, as well as bike storage. The town of Royal Tunbridge Wells is just nine miles away with its range of restaurants and shops while Brighton is 26 miles.
Just moments from the beach, this fantastic property is ideal for a coastal retreat with a large family. It has off road parking for two vehicles as well as a fire pit, barbecue and patio furniture. The local shop, pub and restaurant are all under half a mile whilst nearby Hastings is 12 miles and Rye Harbour Nature Reserve is brilliant for walking and cycling.
Spacious family home set across three floors on the coast and it has three bedrooms and two family bathrooms. Facilities include a baby-friendly boogie board, buckets and spades, as well as a fire pit and barbecue. The coast is just metres away and you can enjoy a great day out on the beach.
There really is nothing like setting yourself up in a lovely lodge or cabin in the heart of Sussex. Now, you can bring a dog with you to enjoy your holiday all the more! Check out our list.
Sussex is an absolutely magnificent county that’s brimming with history, country walks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With that in mind, why wouldn’t you want to set up a dog friendly holiday here? From Brighton in the south up towards the Kent border, this is a wonderful region full of surprises.
That’s why we think it’s always worth looking for a pet friendly holiday home in the area. This is a corner of the country that can often go unexplored! However, give your dogs a real treat for the paws and the noses. Check out the lodges we’ve found online!
Are you thinking about exploring the Sussex coastline or the Kent border with your family, loved ones and/or your pets? It’s high time you looked for leading lodges and cabins in the region that you can settle into at short notice. When it comes to looking for the best holiday properties in the region, nothing really beats a great quality cabin.
Sussex offers coastal fun as well as National Trust marvels. You could spend one day trailing the historic town of Chichester, exploring the ancient streets and listed buildings, to enjoying a lively night on the beaches of Brighton. What’s more, if you want to take a look at the chocolate box countryside scenes towards the north, there’s nowhere better to walk your dogs, perhaps, than the High Weald. This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty really has to be seen to be believed, and deserves a walk through or two at least once.
Of course, finding that perfect lodge down in Sussex is all about considering your own home comforts. Are you looking for a ground floor living room, an open plan living area and a king size bed? Maybe a galley style kitchen is up your alley. Or, maybe just being able to break away to somewhere quiet and peaceful – while still having access to Wi-Fi – is more your style!
Everyone will be looking for something different from their ideal pet friendly break in the heart of Sussex. That’s why we’ve hunted down a genuine mix of lodges and cabins that really appeal to a variety of different guests.
Want an enclosed garden and patio with a fantastic private hot tub? What about stunning views of the High Weald AONB? Maybe a ground floor bedroom and a wood burning stove tick the right boxes. Not all of the lodges we’ve found will guarantee that tub or that ground floor open plan living area, but all are truly delightful to stay in!
We’ve also strived to find lodges and cabins that are easy access or a short walk to and from local sights and amenities. You might fancy a rural location for your dog friendly holiday, but you’re still going to need a few walks or trails close by! After all, your dog is going to want to do some serious exploring of the local countryside pathways!
The properties found by our team all offer great value and amazing connections throughout Sussex. Why not take a look through the top countryside and coastal destinations listed here and start your search for that perfect place on the south coast? Now is the time to give your family – and your pets – that lovely break away they deserve.