Coastal Cottages

Portreath, Cornwall

(4 miles from seaside) A gorgeous stone-built cottage, set in 11-acres of meadows and fields, this cosy retreat is ideal for couples with homely furnishings and space to sleep 2. Wander down to the picturesque town of Lanner, just a short walk away, or the sandy coast and hidden beaches of Cornwall.

Sedlescombe, Sussex

(5 miles from coast) Located in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this gorgeous period property dates back to 1450 and has been lovingly restored whilst retaining its traditional charm. A perfect romantic retreat, enjoy relaxing in the peaceful flower garden and the fresh country air.

Aberporth, West Wales

(2 miles from seaside) Just a short drive from the sandy beach of Aberporth, this homely modern seaside holiday cottage is bright and inviting, with enough room to comfortably sleep 4. Enjoy the beauty of the nearby Wales Coastal Path, with a range of spots to fish, swim and canoe in the fresh coastal breeze.

Bamburgh, Northumberland

(3 miles from shoreline) This characterful period cottage features a spacious living area and warming wood-burner, great for large families and social groups to relax and unwind. Wander down to the picturesque village of Bamburgh and enjoy a stroll along the gorgeous sandy dog friendly beaches.

Lytham, Lancashire

(3.5 miles from beach) This stylish modern cottage is just a short walk from the beautiful town of Lytham Green and just 500 metres from the glorious Lancashire coast. Enjoy wandering around the historic town before spending a romantic evening by the beach, and finish the night by the warming fire.

Bacton, Norfolk

(200 yards from the water) Directly on the beachfront, properties on the beach don’t come much closer. This gorgeous detached dog friendly coastal cottage is ideal for groups of up to 4 who want to explore the pristine beaches of the Norfolk coast. Enjoy the sea breeze from the comfort of the patio, and watch the tide roll in from the warmth of the wood-burning fire.

Aberdovey, North Wales

Brilliant terrace cottage with sea views and a king-size bedroom with an en suite. Enjoy the woodburner at this romantic retreat and there’s parking for one car. King Arthur’s Labyrinth is just a short drive or visit Talyllyn Railway with the children.

Cowes, Isle of Wight

Based on a 35-acre farm with a double bedroom and a lounge with a breakfast bar. There is a terrace with garden furniture and you can cook some food on the BBQ provided. Head to the beach at Gurnard or go inland towards Newport for pubs, shops and restaurants.

Bridport, Dorset

A charming retreat, ideal for a couple, it has a double bedroom, one bathroom and a WC. There is a lawned garden with a small patio, summer house and shared path. Take a stroll along the Jurassic Coast Path to Burton Bradstock for a fabulous coastal adventure.

Drumbeg, Scotland

A truly majestic holiday cottage in an elevated position two bedrooms offering sea views. There’s an enclosed garden with seating to admire the surroundings as well as a woodburner inside. Lochinver is 12 miles away and you can explore the vast countryside and wildlife on your door.

Pittenweem, Scotland

This cliffside property is truly unique and has two bedrooms, a king-size and a twin room. Enjoy idyllic views over the Firth of Forth and fire up the BBQ. Take a short trip to Anstruther and try their famous fish and chips or walk along the Fife coastal path.

Aldringham, Suffolk

Stunning barn conversion with three bedrooms, a bathroom and a separate ground floor WC. The lounge had a wood burner with logs provided, and outside is a patio with seating. The Heritage Coastline is 4 miles, whilst the golden beaches of Walberswick are 15 miles.

Seasalter, Kent

A wonderful seaside location with two bedrooms that provide majestic sunset views. This single-storey property has a wet room, underfloor heating and a smart TV. Just a couple of miles from Whitstable, enjoy local fish and chips or activities by the Sea.

Westward Ho, Devon

Relax in this three-bedroom, three-bathroom cottage with an open-plan kitchen/diner. Enjoy a plunge pool, games barn, hot tub and a private enclosed courtyard. The seaside town of Bideford is under 3 miles away which is great for food and walking along the beach.

Hornsea, Yorkshire Coast

Perfect for a couple wanting a break by the Sea, this home has two bedrooms and a well-equipped kitchen. Round the back is an enclosed patio garden and there is seating at the front of the home. Visit The Deep Aquarium in nearby Hull or take a trip to Bridlington just up the coast.

Flamborough, Yorkshire

A lovely bungalow close to the coastline with a dining room and patio doors leading to garden. In the master bedroom is a smart TV and outside is an enclosed garden and furniture. Scarborough and Filey are both just a short drive north up the coast and provide fantastic activities.

Combe Martin, Devon

A large detached holiday house with Sea views and four bedrooms, as well as a ground floor WC. Inside is a games room and Sky TV and outside is storage for surfboards, as well as an enclosed garden. Exmoor Zoo and Watermouth Bay are all within 8 miles and well worth a trip.

Beadnell, Northumberland

A stylish property across two floors with four bedrooms and two bathrooms. You are a stone’s throw away from the beach here and you can enjoy sea views from the balcony. Head into nearby Seahouses and Bamburgh for a great day out with the children and dogs.

Ringstead, Dorset

This fantastic holiday home has five bedrooms, two bathrooms and an open plan lounge. Off-road parking for 4 cars, an open fire in the cottage and a seasonal shop/cafe nearby. Your situated 100 metres from the Jurassic Coast and Durdle Door is 5 miles on foot.

Shop, Cornwall

This large luxury accommodation boasts five bedrooms, two lounges and a sunroom. Outside is an enclosed garden with a trampoline, playhouse and treehouse that is shared. Bude is 5 miles north of this cottage and the village of Clovelly is also worth visiting for the day.

The UK's Best Dog Friendly Cottages by the Sea

Holidays homes by the sea are trendy right now, and you can find a selection of the best dog friendly coastal cottages in the UK below. Some have stunning sea views. Many are a stone’s throw from the beach, and all offer a warm welcome to your canine companions.

Types of Pet Friendly Beach Holidays

Sea View Accommodation

As if the stunning views of the rugged coastline and ocean weren’t enough, but your four-legged friend and children will love exploring the beach, coves and enjoying a splash in the waves all normally within walking distance.

Cottages with Direct Beach Access

These coastal dog friendly cottages are typically in areas known for being pet friendly, with plenty of nearby beaches within walking distance and hidden coves where your pup can run and play. It’s no surprise a coast cottage is so popular.

Luxury 5 Star Rentals

Five-star dog friendly holiday cottages near the beach offer style and all the amenities such as a private hot tub you and your furry friend could want. You’ll be more than comfortable in these holiday homes. From spacious gardens to fully equipped kitchens.

Popular Seaside Locations


The pembrokeshire coastline with its pet friendly coastal cottages is dotted with quaint villages, shops, variety of attractions and stunning scenery, with miles of coastline to explore for walking and fishing. You’re sure to find quiet areas for a brisk walk or a game of fetch. Then return after a long day to a charming property with the added bonus of a private hot tub.


From dramatic castles to beautiful beaches, this destination has something fun for everyone. With miles of sandy beaches and picturesque villages, Northumberland is the perfect relaxing break with your four-legged friend in a holiday home. Enjoy a romantic getaway or a family holiday here with the extensive collection of cottages in Seahouses, Bamburgh and Beadnell.


This beautiful county in southwest England is one of the more popular destinations and is home to some of the best golden sand beaches in the country, enjoy sun and surf in abundance in North Devon, as well as the stunning countryside, nature and rolling hills. Hit the golden sand for a family picnic or barbeque while Fido spends countless hours swimming in the water.


Yorkshire is a great location, with miles of crashing waves and rocky cliffs to explore, relaxation is guaranteed with lovely views. When it comes to walks and fishing, there are plenty of pet friendly cottages, whether you want a gentle beach stroll or a more challenging hike through the Yorkshire Dales.

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Find a holiday home near the beach that are dog friendly above have added little extras such as a private hot tub or sea views that you don’t at first notice. For instance, how handy would fully fenced dog friendly accommodation be? Not having to worry about Fido getting out.

Pet friendly UK breaks and holidays by the sea are the popular choice for many families, and you can find the best dog friendly beach holidays in the UK here.

Some of the rentals have sea views. Many dog friendly cottages are superbly located and just a gentle stroll to the sandy shores. To discover all the cottages in the UK that accept dogs we cover it’s here. For a full guide on the top seaside towns in the UK that’s here.

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