Luxury Dog Friendly Yorkshire Cottages & Lodges (Plus 6 with Private Hot Tubs)

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Hand Picked Cottages & Cabins

Rapidly becoming one of the most popular destinations that offers unrivaled views as well as fantastic holidays it’s no surprise accommodation in Yorkshire for pets are in demand. The host of beautiful sites for visitors to explore when booking dog friendly cottages in Yorkshire, it has earned it the nickname of ‘Gods Own Country’. Find below a selection of the very best cottages and lodges that include everything from a swimming pool to ground floor log cabins

Mystified Bungalow

Mystified Bungalow

Well and truly in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this character-packed West Burton bungalow sleeps up to four people and welcomes one pet, meaning you and Fido can enjoy the Dales’ walking and hiking trails to your heart’s content. The market town of Leyburn is about 8miles away, a leisurely 15-minute drive. Bishopdale is an actual dale in the park on the south side of Wensleydale and extends six miles south-west from Aysgarth.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
1
High Dale Cottage

High Dale Cottage

In a village time forgot, this traditional Dales’ stone cottage for two and a pet is just the ticket for those who want to make the most out of what the Yorkshire Dales National Park has to offer. Not only that, there is so much to see and do in the market towns and villages in this area of Natural Outstanding Beauty. You’ll be made to feel immediately welcome with a hamper of wine, beer, snacks, fresh bread, eggs, milk and even doggie treats.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
1
Pan Cottage

Pan Cottage

This dinky retreat is ideal for couples and their pets. In the village of Middleton it is only yards away from the local pub and shops. It is only 19 miles from the seaside town of Scarborough and Whitby, another popular coastal destination is 22.5 miles away. It is on the doorstep of picturesque Pickering, an ancient market town on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors with its impressive 100 independent shops. For a big dollop of culture and history, the minster city of York is only 18 miles away.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
2
Lilac Cottage

Lilac Cottage

If you really want to get away from it all and take your pet pooch with you then this is the perfect place to visit. Set right in the Yorkshire Dales National Park on edge the hamlet of Sedbusk, it is ideal for families with a penchant for brisk walks and cycling. The nearest pub is half a mile away and a shop is a 20-minute walk away. If you don’t want to go trekking out to stock up for your stay, be sure to pack all the necessary provisions before heading from home.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
1
Tom’s Cottage

Tom’s Cottage

A quintessential Yorkshire Dales’ village single-storey cottage, it is in the picturesque hamlet of Caldwell and is ideal for couples and their dogs. This bijou home is made from locally sourced stone and is a short walk away from the local pub, which serves traditional British food. It is just a 15-minute leafy drive from Scotch corner on the A1. The dales, with a great choice of cycle routes and footpaths are a mere stone’s throw away.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
2
Holme End

Holme End

This detached bungalow, in Great Broughton is ideal for a dog-friendly bracing break. Close to the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Holme End is a perfect base for those of us who are up for a more energetic holiday, be it rambling, cycling, rock climbing or simply going for walks with the pet pooch.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
1
Thwaite Cottage

Thwaite Cottage

A 200-year-old period property, in the quaint village of Sigglesthorne, is only a five-minute drive from the coastal town of Hornsea. It sleeps four and welcomes one pet. There is an enclosed garden, which is excellent for your dog’s safety and a stair gate; travel cot and highchair are available on request. It is close to the Yorkshire Nature Triangle, giving you the chance to explore both coast and countryside.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
1
The Old Barn

The Old Barn

This rural retreat for two and two dogs is set within the Yorkshire Nature Triangle, as well as being close to the seaside towns of Scarborough and Bridlington. The Old Barn’s accommodation is all on one level, making it ideal for those with mobility issues. If you are a wildlife enthusiast you will be in your element in this barn conversion in the charming Yorkshire Wolds. Regular visitors in The Old Barn’s garden are egrets and kingfishers. Rambling, hiking and cycling is the order of the day here, so make sure you pack your walking shoes.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
2
The Garden Cottage

The Garden Cottage

The Garden Cottage in Rudston, near Bridlington is ideal for groups or families to get together. With five bedrooms, the cottage sleeps ten people and two pooches. It has a farmhouse style kitchen, two living rooms and maintains some of its original features which date back to the 1790s. Garden Cottage is ideally situated for days out at the seaside in Whitby, Scarborough and Bridlington or visiting stately homes such as Castle Howard and Burton Agnes Hall.

Cottages

Bedroom
5
Sleeps
10
Pets
2
Amrosa

Amrosa

For a luxurious stay in Staithes, near Whitby, Amrosa comfortably sleeps up to eight people and two dogs. The house has its own hot tub and garden for truly indulgent relaxation. Amrosa boasts stunning views out over the North York Moors National Park, comfortable rooms, a large, modern kitchen and a spacious living room with a log burner for cosy nights together with friends or family with good conversation or even some quiet time with the latest novel. There are also plenty of walks and cycling trails on your doorstep for any outdoor enthusiasts.

Cottages

Bedroom
4
Sleeps
8
Pets
2
Lawnswood

Lawnswood

Lawnswood is a detached bungalow with fantastic views of its enclosed gardens and woodland areas. The bungalow sleeps up to ten people and two furry friends and is airy and welcoming with a large feature window wall that allows the garden to seemingly drift into the house. It is ideally situated in the small, rural village of Brompton-by-Sawdon with the East Yorkshire Coast, the Yorkshire Wolds and the North York Moors all just a few miles away.

Cottages

Bedroom
5
Sleeps
10
Pets
2
Stable Cottage

Stable Cottage

For a romantic stay in North Yorkshire, Stable Cottage in Boltby near Thirsk offers a four-poster bed, a hot tub, an oil wood burner and beautiful, quiet surroundings to match. Perfectly located to explore the North York Moors National Park, scenic drives, the market town of Helmsley and Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, the cottage is just the right size for a couple and their furry friend.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
2
Granary Cottage

Granary Cottage

Granary Cottage in Bempton is located on a small, family-run working sheep farm, making it the perfect choice for families who love a holiday with nature truly on the doorstep. Sleeping four people, the cottage has been renovated to a high standard with modern furnishings and décor and has a hot tub and an enclosed garden ideal for man’s best friend to run around in as you relax outside. Just a short walk down to the beautiful coastline, you can enjoy a truly seaside break here with your canine companions and loved ones.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
2
Rowan Cottage

Rowan Cottage

Rowan Cottage in Millhouse Green, near Penistone, is a 17th-century barn which has been restored to offer modern home comforts whilst maintaining many of the cottage's original details and character. The perfect size for four people and their four-legged friends, families will love a holiday here. Ideally located for those who wish to explore Yorkshire's towns and countryside. The cottage has a wood-fired hot tub, a Finnish barbecue house, tennis courts and an on-site spa.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
2
Carolina Cottage

Carolina Cottage

Carolina Cottage in Wilberfoss is ideally located for day trips to the Viking city of York, shopping in Leeds or some time in the fresh air with your canine friend in Dalby Forest. This modern, detached cottage sleeps two people and welcomes up to three dogs. The cottage has a hot tub and enclosed private outdoor area. A local pub is just a mile away and a restaurant less than two minutes on foot.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
4
Pets
3
Shelduck Cottage

Shelduck Cottage

Shelduck Cottage in Holmfirth is a cosy, stone-built detached cottage that has been beautifully renovated, retaining lots of its original character and with a number of luxurious touches so that you feel truly pampered. The cottage is superbly situated, hidden away on a quiet cobbled street but the centre of Holmfirth, with all its shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs are just a minute’s walk away. Shelduck Cottage sleeps up to six people and welcomes three dogs.

Cottages

Bedroom
3
Sleeps
6
Pets
3
Ivy Grange Cottage

Ivy Grange Cottage

Ivy Grange Cottage enjoys a rural location surrounded by fields and open countryside. The courtyard provides a lovely outside seating area – perfect for sunny afternoons. The living room is comfortably furnished and the kitchen is large and spacious. With a double bedroom and a twin, there is plenty of space for 4 people. The market town of Selby is just minutes away where there’s a handful of shops and a few places to eat, plus a cinema, park and impressive abbey. Head over to Skipwith Common for a long walk with the dog, there are 500 acres to explore. The city of York is a 30-minute drive away and the coast can be reached in around an hour.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
2
Troutbeck Cottage

Troutbeck Cottage

Each holiday home at Scalby Lodge is beautifully furnished and equipped with every mod con. Troutbeck Cottage is perfect for 2 with a large double bedroom, cosy open-plan living space and farmhouse-style kitchen. And all guests at this site share a games room that has a pool table and a selection of books and DVDs to borrow. Located just 2 miles north of Scarborough, you could walk along the cliff top to this lively seaside town in about 40 minutes. Scarborough boasts 2 sandy beaches and an esplanade ideal for leisurely strolls in the evening. Hop in the car and explore the North York Moors, or visit Whitby 30 miles north of Scarborough.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
1
Gilson Cottage

Gilson Cottage

Gilson Cottage can be found facing the village green of Brompton. It’s a peaceful location, ideal for a relaxing family holiday away from the hustle and bustle. Within walking distance is a village shop and a friendly pub that serves traditional food. The cottage has 2 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a cosy living room with a wood burning fire. With plenty of room for 4 people and a dog, this accommodation is perfect at any time of year. The North York Moors are spectacular and offer lots of different places to walk. Woodlands, moors, hills and valleys can be hiked, and there are lots of quaint villages in between.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
1
Two Hoots

Two Hoots

Two Hoots is a pretty cottage for 2 people with a king-size bedroom and en-suite shower room. Outside, there’s a lovely patio with endless views over fields and hills, and it’s fitted with comfortable garden furniture. The cottage has a rural location and is found down a long private driveway. It’s a perfect base for visiting this part of Yorkshire, with Skipton just 9 miles away, and the Forest of Bowland on the doorstep. There are lots of long walks close by - the Ribble Way passes close to the front door and the Penine Bridleway is within easy reach. Most of the local pubs and eateries are dog friendly so you can all enjoy refreshments at the end of a challenging hike.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
1
Woodlea Cottage

Woodlea Cottage

Located on the East Yorkshire coast in an area known as Sunk Island, Woodlea Cottage is in a quiet spot close to nature reserves and a RSPB bird sanctuary. And a little further up the coast is the seaside town of Withernsea with a sandy beach, promenade, chip shops and a handsome lighthouse. Woodlea Cottage is large and spacious, with more than enough room for two. A comfy double bedroom and a living room with a wood burner is the perfect place to come back to after a day exploring nearby.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
2
The Old Dairy Cottage

The Old Dairy Cottage

You can walk to the beaches in Scarborough in minutes, and the shops, bars and restaurants are only 300 metres away. The Old Dairy has simply the finest location for a dog-friendly holiday in Yorkshire. Explore all this fabulous seaside town as to offer on foot without needing to get in the car. But to explore a little further, there’s the Cleveland Way for hikes, a bird reserve at Bempton, and the North York Moors close by too. The Old Dairy is packed with character and is a delightful place to stay. Ideal for a romantic getaway, it has a wood burner in the living area that is perfect for cosy nights in after long walks along the coast.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
1
West Wing

West Wing

Explore the best of the Yorkshire Dales from this cosy stone cottage for two. With Harrogate a few miles to the east, and Skipton a short drive in the other direction, you are spoilt for great things to do from this location. Fewston Reservoir can be reached in minutes for an easy stroll with the dogs, or stride out together on a more challenging walk along the picturesque Nidderdale Way. The accommodation welcomes up to 3 dogs – so you can bring your whole pack along with you. A wood burning fire in the living room makes sure you are all warm and toasty even if the weather does its worst.

Cottages

Bedroom
1
Sleeps
2
Pets
3
Mia Cottage

Mia Cottage

This delightful cottage is nestled in the grounds of the owners home. Perched high above the quaint village of Stanbury. Your living area has uninterrupted views of the stunning landscape thanks to floor to ceiling windows. This charming cottage not only boasts breath taking views but luxurious leather sofas, spa bath and outdoor hot tub. It is ideal for a family getaway where you can unwind and relax. With plenty of shops, walking trails and cycling routes on your doorstep, it's an outdoor enthusiasts dream destination.

Cottages

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
3
Pets
1

Prefer a Holiday Lodge?

Faweather Grange Lodges

Faweather Grange Lodges

Awarded 5 stars by Visit England, Faweather Grange Lodges are sumptuous log cabins on the edge of Ilkley Moor in west Yorkshire. With Leeds just 8 miles away and plenty of country walks on the door step, there’s plenty to see in the area. The quality timber lodges sleep from 2 people to 8 and they welcome dogs to stay too. Each holiday home is set on a tiered hillside so there’s a long view of the woodlands and moors from every one. With a hot tub on the deck, and top fittings inside, time away doesn’t get more pleasurable than this. Relax in your tub whilst admiring the scenic countryside views.

Lodges

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
2
Croft Park Lodges

Croft Park Lodges

Croft Park has a choice of luxury lodges, and they are all welcome dogs with open arms. Each one has a deck and a hot tub for kicking back and enjoying the great outdoors. The accommodation sleeps up to 4, with 2 bedrooms, a shower room and a separate bathroom plus a kitchen fitted with everything you need. Just 4 miles from Beverley and 10 miles from Hull, there is culture, art, shopping, fine dining and history on the door step. Long walks in the country can be found close by, and the seaside town of Hornsea can be reached in around 30 minutes.

Lodges

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
2
​Woodl​and Lakes Lodges

​Woodl​and Lakes Lodges

Woodland Lakes Lodges are in the Vale of York and are brilliant pet properties with such spectacular surroundings, glorious days spent outdoors will be a must on this holiday. There are so many walking paths on the doorstep, it’s a shame to leave the pooch behind, so book a dog-friendly lodge and take your four-legged friend away too. The resort boasts 13 lakes at the adjoining fishery, ideal if there’s a fisherman in the family. With accommodation that sleeps from 2 to 8 people, each one has a deck area where a hot tub can be found.

Lodges

Bedroom
2
Sleeps
4
Pets
2

Properties with hot tubs

More and more Yorkshire cottage breaks have there own secluded tub. And whilst we have a couple on this page, most of the sought after cottages in Yorkshire with hot tubs are through this link. Start your holiday by simmering in the tub in the evening with a glass of bubbly whilst the kids and dogs run around in the enclosed garden. Bliss!

By The Coast

Yorkshire cottages by the sea are often preferred and the coast is thriving with family friendly seaside attractions. With a vast rugged coastline to explore, try some exhilarating water sports like surfing and paddle boarding, or simply grab some famous local fish and chips.

Cheap Weekend Breaks

Budget friendly holiday breaks provide the ideal retreat without costing you the world! Going abroad can be expensive, so we find just as much fun and entertainment at a holiday cottage. Whether your after a single night or are a family looking for a week in the holidays, your sure to find something.

1-2 Night Self Catering

Some of our most sought after cottages provide for 1-2 nights or even a long weekend just to get away from everyday life. Each self catering property is pet-friendly and is ideal for people who enjoy rustling up some good old home cooked food and eating it on there balcony.

Romantic Stays

Home to miles of idyllic countryside, days out & great local pubs. It is an ideal spot for a romantic retreat or holiday with your partner, where you can unwind in the evening in your private tub with a glass of wine in hand.

About Yorkshire Holidays With Dogs

Yorkshire is the largest county in the UK and is certainly pet-friendly. The people who are born and raised here are proud of their beautiful part of the country, and it’s easy to see why so many people holiday here.

Think of Yorkshire and the Dales spring immediately to mind. With peaks, valleys, and dry-stone walls separating fields of cows and sheep, the scenery is incredible at every turn. Along with the North York Moors, there are so many places to walk with the dog, guests could try a new route every day.

Castles, a coastline, and cities such as York, Harrogate, Leeds and Hull give visitors a choice of attractions. And the pretty Yorkshire villages in between offer dog-friendly pubs and cafes serving cream teas to die for.

York is packed with history. If your enjoying a break here, check out York Minster, Clifford’s Tower, The Shambles and the river are yours to explore as well as the Jorvik Viking Centre, art galleries and the Yorkshire Museum. 

4 must do dog walks

Runswick Bay

Runswick Bay is thought to be one of the prettiest holiday places to visit with your pet in the Yorkshire area.

Take a 2-mile walk along the Runswick Bay clifftop (advisable to keep animals on the lead if you do this)

Conversely go on the beach that overlooks the North Sea and experience the Yorkshire views while your doggies run around on the sand.

Welburn & Castle Howard

Busy with holiday visitors, this is another highly recommended 7-mile trek that allows your dog to run freely off the lead in Yorkshire.

The tranquility of the area is simply amazing, as well as the stunning views of the Castle Howard Estate. It's perfect for you and your four-legged friend.

With just small hills and mainly flat paths, take a stroll through the Howardian Hills an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Stamford Bridge

This is an 8 mile trail that you can embark on with your dog and as well as offering spectacular east Yorkshire countryside, there is also a river where you and your furry friend can has a paddle.

It is a long route, but not a challenging one, and your dog can be kept off its lead for the majority of it (just observe the signs).

The perfect hike for those with energetic canines to tire them out.

Dick Turpin's Dog Walk

If you are looking for something different and something slightly unusual, then embark on the Dick Turpin trail.

This route follows the steps of the fictitious character Nell and allows you to see the sights and history of the city of York.

It is a 2-mile city centre route and offers plenty of friendly pubs to stop at during or after your tour of Yorkshire.

The Last Word

If you’re searching for Yorkshire pet friendly cottages where your four legged friend is as welcome as you are, head to this place. The natural beauty of the Dales and Yorkshire Moors will have you spellbound. Romantic escapes and family getaways here are very popular. See the map view here

Dog friendly holidays in Yorkshire can be found in all forms, be it a stone cottage, wooden log cabin or swish holiday home. Either way, your sure to have a memorable time.

Choose from any of the dog friendly cottages in Yorkshire, and get ready to pack for your next break away from it all.

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