What is it that makes Dorset such a great dog friendly getaway? It’s likely to be the beaches, the wonderful sea views, the walking routes – and it’s all the more reason to start looking for dog friendly lodges in Dorset.
If you really want to show your pets the best of the Jurassic Coast, now is the time to start looking for Dorset dog friendly lodges, cabins and chalets. Come and explore the beautiful beaches and the amazing history for miles and miles around! Whether you’re looking for a ground floor chalet or just somewhere close to the sandy miles, take a look at our list of favourites.
Dorset is easily one of our favourite holiday locations when it comes to taking a four legged friend exploring. The sea air, the sandy stretches, the amazing South West coast path – and what’s more, the region is a wonderful family friendly resort, too, meaning there is lots of fun to be had nearby.
We’ve taken a look at the best dog friendly lodges Dorset has to offer. From poet friendly chalets out in West Dorset to as close as to the Jurassic Coastline as possible, these are accessible self catering experiences you’ll want to come back to again and again.
This quirky modern lodge offers lovely views of the surrounding fields and woodland, with a luxurious private hot tub that’s perfect for unwinding as the evening sets in. Ideally located to explore the Jurassic Coast, this is an excellent base for families of up to 4 to enjoy rural Dorset.
This lovingly furnished couple’s retreat offers beautiful views of the rolling countryside from its lovely private patio. With easy access to the local beaches, and many woodland and forest walks nearby, you’ll enjoy days lost in nature and evenings curled up by the warmth of the fire.
With panoramic views of the surrounding bay and rolling countryside, this gorgeous studio-style lodge is perfect for couples looking to relax in scenic Dorset. Take a trip to the beaches of Ringstead Bay before retiring to the relaxing comfort of your private hot tub.
An incredibly stylish, eco-friendly retreat, ideal for a couple’s vacation, this welcoming property is ideally situated to enjoy the charming harbour and beach of Lyme Regis. Wander the cobbled streets and sample the wide array of shops and restaurants on offer.
Enjoy spectacular views from the private garden and hot tub, or take a short drive to the coastline of West Dorset. There’s plenty to do in the local area, or you can simply unwind in the comfort of this stylish contemporary home with its bright and welcoming furnishings.
This characterful property offers terrific views from its elevated position, with its private hot tub for relaxing days on the patio. Visit the nearby shingle beach for a breath of fresh coastal air, or take a trip to Durdle Door and admire the picturesque sights of this gorgeous location.
A peaceful log cabin with an open and inviting living space, enjoy tranquil afternoons on the covered veranda before warming yourself by the cosy fire. Take a stroll to the village of Child Okeford for its range of amenities, and stop by the local pubs that are full of traditional charm.
This Dorset lodge holiday spot offers a space that sleeps 2, and couples can also bring a dog with them to enjoy the break. This quiet location offers a double bedroom, but if you do want to bring an additional guest, there’s a fold out bed. The kitchen at the lodge has all modern facilities you’ll desire, and there is an en suite bathroom and handheld shower provided.
In a perfect location to explore the wonderful Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you’re also well connected to the AONBs in Dorset and East Devon, and town scenes such as Salisbury towards West Dorset.
Beach Retreat is a pet friendly escape in the heart of Eype, on the Dorset coast. It sleeps 4 people and welcomes 2 dogs. There are two bedrooms here, with both offering super king size beds. There’s a shower room and a kitchen with modern facilities, as well as a lounge complete with TV and entertainment.
This pet friendly self catering break really is within walking distance of the beach! One of the brightest and breeziest pet friendly holiday lodges in the region, you’re in a great position to head down towards Weymouth, and if you’d like to explore Devon, you are only a few minutes to the west.
Beehive Cottage is a Dorset holiday lodge that sleeps 2 with one bedroom, and with space for one dog. It’s great for couples. This cosy nook has a smart TV, a kitchenette with oven and fridge, a washer and dryer, a small shower room and your own enclosed garden. You’ll even have access to your own Amazon Echo, too!
Great for walking distance to various attractions close by, couples and their pets can stroll out to the local beach and pub. You’re right in the heart of the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, too – with East Devon only a short drive away, too.
Swanage Sea View is an airy property that sleeps 4 people, has two bedrooms, and has room for three dogs on site. There’s an enclosed garden space complete with furniture, and what’s more, everything is on a single storey. There is also an open plan living space.
As the name suggests, this lovely pet friendly holiday lodge is close to the heart of Swanage in Dorset. Close to Dorset attractions and seaside fun, you are also only a short drive from Corfe Castle. Poole and Bournemouth, two Dorset highlights, aren’t far away, either.
Apple Tree Lodge is an airy cabin holiday home that sleeps 5 people and has space for two dogs who are well behaved. There are thre bedrooms, and there is a bathroom on the ground floor. You will benefit from an outdoor decking area with BBQ as well as a pizza oven! There is also Wi-Fi and satellite TV available.
Nestled deep in acres of greenery and local woodland, Apple Tree Lodge is in an ideal location for guests and dog lovers to explore the local National Trust scenes, such as Stourhead and Dinton Park. More than just a family friendly holiday lodge, it’s a peaceful breakaway.
Rose Lodge is a sizable holiday breakaway that offers three bedrooms, sleeps 6, and has room for one dog. There is a bathroom on the ground floor, an enclosed garden and lawn, and there is an open plan living area. There is a full shower room, and there is also a bedroom on the ground floor for ease of access.
Great for long walks across the Dorset countryside, Rose Lodge is not far at all from Mere, Bruton and Shaftesbury. Nearby pub and shopping scenes aren
There’s no reason why pet friendly holidays in Dorset have to be expensive! Check out lodges we’ve lined up for you in our list. You’ll be able to explore Lyme Regis, Winfrith Newburgh, the New Forest, West Dorset and more – for less.
If you’re looking for a real pet friendly break in Dorset that boasts the best walks and the perfect sea breeze, you should look closer to the coast. We’ve lined up some great lodges and chalets offering pet friendly holidays near the Jurassic Coastline, Lyme Regis. Step out and enjoy those gorgeous sea views!
What could be better than a pet friendly lodge or chalet with a hot tub? There’s nothing better than taking a load off from those long walking routes than settling in with some warming bubbles.
Fancy going for a short break with your pets? Take a look at some of the lodges we’ve lined up here and go for a weekend away. Why not? Whether you want to show your pet the Isle of Purbeck or want to explore a World Heritage Site or two, the properties listed here are great for overnight stops.
What can we say about wonderful Dorset? It’s an absolute haven for pet friendly walks, with the Jurassic Coast being a must-see. There are centuries of rugged coastline to explore here.
Take time to explore the seaside towns of Weymouth and Lyme Regis, too – the latter of which is a famous filming location. If you prefer attractions families are likely to love, take a look out at local Bournemouth and Poole.
If it’s pet friendly greenery you’re looking for, our list of lodge and chalet locations put you close to some of the most gorgeous Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty at this end of the country.
Why not choose a lodge or cabin? Ideal for families, these beach friendly properties are great for dogs, too.
Dorset is not just one of the most stunning holiday locations in the south of England, it’s also amazingly pet friendly. With dog friendly pubs in Dorset around every corner, and an endless amount of dog friendly days out in Dorset. Calm, breezy and full of wonderful walks, it really does pay to find yourself a pet friendly lodge down here.
Take a look through our list of pet friendly domiciles down in Dorset, backing in Devon – and why not bring the families with you, too? From Lyme Regis to the New Forest, it’s high time you showed your pets around this spectacular side of the country.
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