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Dog Friendly Hot Tub Holidays UK: 30 Top Cottages & Lodges

Handpicked Hot Tub Breaks

Discover the best dog friendly hot tub holidays in the UK. If you’re looking for a relaxing cottage holiday or luxury pet friendly lodges with hot tubs by stunning landscapes and unusual paths, then these hot tub stays are ideal for you and your four-legged friend.


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cornfields cottage
St Neots, Bedfordshire

A beautiful thatched cottage with rustic exposed timber and a welcoming stone fireplace, this traditional building is full of charm and character. Enjoy stargazing and relaxing from the hot tub’s comfort in the secluded and private garden, the ideal romantic escape.

dartmoor cottage
Umberleigh, Devon

This lovingly modernised barn conversion features a bright and welcoming living space with breathtaking views of the countryside. Soak in the scenery from the comfort of your own private hot tub. In this spacious retreat for 6, there’s even room for 2 furry friends.

The Elliotts
Chorley Lancashire

A spacious barn conversion on a peaceful stretch of land, this quaint spot makes for a great romantic getaway with room for 2 guests and up to 2 dogs. Properties with hot tubs are perfect for unwinding after exploring the local Anderton Centre and its range of outdoor activities.

Mortimers Croft
Leominster, Herefordshire

On the edge of the historic Croft’s Castle Estate, this quirky and charming property offers a delightfully cosy living space, perfect for couples wanting to escape to the tranquillity of the country. Enjoy stargazing all night from the comfort of your luxurious hot tub.

Weymouth, Dorset

One of the more popular hot tub cottages among families, enjoy breath-taking sea views over sundowners. The cottage here is light and airy and has plenty of room for a large family break. Surrounded by birdsong you can enjoy your meals outdoors or sit around the table in the sunny conservatory. 

Hopbine holiday home
Matfield, Kent

This beautiful cottage has heaps of character, with exposed timber beams and a roaring open fire. The private patio and hot tub area offer an oasis of plants and colour, the perfect spot to relax in after enjoying country walks around the beautiful landscape of rural Kent.

Grace View
Stokesley, North Yorkshire

The double-aspect living space with bi-fold doors lets the countryside in. The contemporary kitchen has a built-in bar. Make your sundowners to enjoy in the plush outdoor space that has an el fresco hot tub. 

The Old Stables
Glastonbury, Somerset

A grade-II listed former stable in the heart of the Somerset countryside, this spacious rural retreat is ideal for small families and up to 2 dogs to set up base and explore the nearby towns of Street and Glastonbury, with their array of historic buildings, shops and eateries.

Pistyll Gwyn
Abergavenny, Brecon Beacons

This 17th century detached cottage boasts breathtaking views from its elevated position, offering a stunning vista of the Brecon Beacons from the gorgeous private garden. Visit the Llandegfedd Reservoir, or the historic town of Aberdare, both just a short drive away.

Bude, Cornwall

For a beach holiday on the North Cornwall Coast then Trehayle is ideal. Accommodating 4 guests, this modern holiday cottage come bungalow has everything you’ll need from internet access to a beach, shop, restaurant and bar all within 2 miles. The sunken hot tubs a real feature too.

The Potting Shed
Tansley, Peak District

The delightful love nest cottage with its living and sleeping area in one, sleeps two. There is a separate galley kitchen and hallway for coats and boots. The stone floor’s underfoot heating and the log burning stove, create a cosy atmosphere. Bathrobes are provided for after your romantic hot tub dip. 

Willows Retreat
Thetford, Norfolk

This retreat is a contemporary design on lakeside surroundings. It’s futuristic look is a world away for the traditional pet friendly cottages you usually see. The thoroughly modern kitchen is integrated into the dining and comfy living area which is double aspect and has doors leading to the patio with BBQ and hot tub. Two well-behaved pets welcome. 

Goddards Mead
Thaxted, Essex

Character oozes from every corner of this romantic retreat that sleeps two with its pitched rafters and half-timber walls dating back hundreds of years. The contemporary décor has been thoughtfully chosen to complement the traditional features. Outside there is a decking with a hot tub and seating for alfresco meals overlooking fields and woodland.

Hembury Gate
Great Torrington, Devon

Henbury Gate sleeps 2 in one bedroom, and has space for one dog. Boasting a king bed as well as Wi-Fi throughout, this holiday nook also offers private parking. You’ll also have access to a shower room and a complete kitchen suite.

Orchard Cottage
Durham, Northumberland

A detached barn conversion with a hot tub surrounded by beautiful landscape. The ground floor has patio doors leading to a hot tub. Pub within walking distance (1 mile)

Ellas Loft
Chilham, Kent

This stunning converted cart barn sleeps 4 people with two in the one bedroom and two on the sofa bed. There is a lot compacted into a small space in this unique property which is set in a churchyard in the Kent Downs. The property has a luxury hot tub and panoramic, elevated views. 

Sea the View
Sennen, Cornwall

One of the most eye-catching breaks with dogs and hot tubs. Eco-friendly holiday home with a private hot tub, hammock and swing bar. Only 1 mile from Lands End with many other popular destinations on the doorstep. Open fire and by the beach. 

The Hay Suite
Aberystwyth, Mid Wales

This property is one of of our favourite hot tub holidays for dogs and benefits from some fantastic shared facilities including an outdoor heated swimming pool and a games room. Open plan living with an electric fire. 

Oakwood Lodge
Newton, York

This gorgeous family ground floor cottage has everything you need for a lovely mini-break. A hot tub, off-road parking, private decking and garden patio area are all included with this detached lodge.

Coniston, Lake District

Winner of the 2020 Northern Design Awards’ Best Residential Build, self catering holiday homes don’t come much better. This charming cottage has views overlooking Coniston Water. Within walking distance to shops and pubs.

Pen Y Clawdd
Presteigne, Wales

This bright and airy all-wood cabin in Beggars Bush, Mid Wales, is close to Cardigan Bay. It sleeps five guests over three bedrooms, some with their skylights in the eaves. 

Restarrow Lodge
Newnham-on-Severn, Northumberland

With cutting edge design and a desirable destination the Northumberland holiday home promises a pet friendy holiday to remember in this spacious lodge that sleeps, eight guests. The open plan kitchen has all the mod-cons and the large dining table and sitting room with a comfortable sofa ensure plenty of space. Outside there’s wrap-around decking

The Byre
Whitby, Yorkshire Coast

This magnificent barn conversion, with views of both coastline and moorland, sleeps six in three stylish bedrooms. The living space, with mezzanine seating, has a glass wall feature that leads out onto an alfresco dining patio and a luxuriant private hot tub from where you can soak up the views. 

Swallows Nest
Scalby, North York Moors

Nestled in the majestic North York Moors National Park this converted stone outbuilding has an open plan living area and a double bedroom en suite that sleeps two. Swing open the French patio doors and you will find a warm bubbling hot tub with views of the moors beyond. 

Links Lodge
Flookburgh, Lake District

This spacious lodge sleeps six in three bedrooms, one with an en suite shower. The kitchen, dining area and living space all look out onto elevated decking that makes for ideal outdoor dining or sundowners. The hot tubs here are placed on the deck so you can overlook the park.

Coniston, Lake District

Taking Lake District short breaks to an unsurpassed level, this grand rental, with views over Coniston Water. Four and a half acres of land are made up of a magical garden.

Church View
Greetham, Lincolnshire

This log cabin with wood inside and out, sleeps two and has a well-equipped kitchen. The property is all on one level and the enclosed outdoor space is accessed by a ramp. In this sun trap is garden furniture and a hot tub. A short walk away is a 50m indoor swimming pool. 

Turnditch, Peak District

This semi-detached elevated home has great views that are even better from the turfed rooftop patio. Here you will see herds of deer grazing on the edge of this stylish property that sleeps 10 in six bedrooms. Patio doors lead out to a manicured lawn with garden furniture and a hot tub. 

Milton Under Wychwood, Oxfordshire

Situated on a small farm this cottage in true Cotswold vernacular is opposite the village’s old wash pool and sleeps four in two spacious bedrooms, each with an en suite. The sitting room’s double doors lead onto a terraced garden enclosed by a high stone wall for private soaks in the hot tub.

Zanzibar Beach House
St Leonards-On-Sea, Sussex

This converted barn that sleeps four merges country charm with contemporary character. It has two bedrooms, each with a bathroom and a living space that leads out onto an English country garden with a vineyard so close you could pluck the grapes sitting in the hot tub.

Types of pet friendly self-catering with private hot tub

Holiday Cottages

Dog friendly cottages with hot tubs are the most popular types of hot tub accommodation for pets in the UK. Holiday cottage owners are scrambling to install these hot tubs and Jacuzzi spas. They’ve realised that visitors are way more likely to book their places to stay with hot tubs included.

Pet Friendly Lodges

Over the last ten years, there has been a massive influx of dog friendly lodges with hot tubs coming into the UK holiday market. Before then, it was almost unheard of to find these wooden Scandinavian-type holiday lodges and chalets, and very few included an outdoor hot tub. Now they are becoming the number one choice for cabin holidays to rent across the UK. You can usually find pet friendly log cabins near you on holiday parks or private land and can often be booked by groups as availability is not a problem.

Romantic Weekend Breaks

Hot tub weekend breaks and romance go hand in hand. Nearly all the dog friendly log holidays with a hot tub that sleep two are positioning themselves as romantic breaks. Luxury, rural and secluded properties with no one to bother you and miles upon miles of dog walk for you and your canine companion.

Family accommodation

Most of the dog friendly holiday properties we cover come under the banner of a family-friendly weekend away. Usually sized around 2-3 bedrooms and reasonably priced, you’re guaranteed to find a good deal on this type of hot tub holiday cottage. Expect to see them dotted around some of the most popular villages and market towns and hidden away in the lush countryside we have. Caravan parks that accept dogs are a great place to start.

A Dog Holiday by the Sea

Dog friendly cottages with private hot tubs and sea views are available up and down the UK coastline, usually found in quaint fishing villages. A far cry from the famous countryside holidays most associated with dog-friendly breaks. Get ready for fish and chips, market town walks and plenty of sea air at these magnificent pet-friendly coastal cottages.

Book The Best Places to Stay

Some of the most popular dog friendly hot tub holiday destinations are located across England, Scotland and Wales. These getaways are fun and your pooch will enjoy it as much as you. Hopefully we have dog friendly rentals near you and driving long distances is not great for pooch.

The Scottish Borders

The Scottish Borders is a place that all should visit. It ranges from the City of Edinburgh down the northern counties of Cumbria and Northumberland. It’s a pet-friendly haven with countless beaches where dogs are welcome and miles of open countryside to explore. Lucky for us, northern cottage properties and recently renovated barn conversions with a hot tub are plenty too.

North Yorkshire

Discover North Yorkshire explore the Dales, North York Moors or even the endless seaside resorts up and down the coast. Each of these will provide miles of dog friendly walking routes, cycling trails and outdoor activities for both you and your pet. Cottage owners here are benefiting hugely from the popularity of the area. This is our recommended dog friendly cottages in Yorkshire with hot tubs.

The Peak District

Home to a stunning National Park with miles of open walking trails and cycling routes your pet will no doubt love. It also has an endless amount of pet friendly holidays available to rent. Visit some of the quirky villages like Ashford-in-the-Water, Bakewell and Castleton. The pubs and cafes in the area just like the Lake District are dog friendly and often provide fresh water bowls and outside sitting spots in the warmer months.

Snowdonia National Park

A destination of outstanding natural beauty this place has something for all comers. Whether peace and quiet is your thing, or you are an adventure and activity family then mountains and coastline here will not disappoint. Covering a large part of North Wales you can find an unlimited amount of spectacular Snowdonia cottages with private jacuzzi’s.

What to Expect

You can expect to find dog friendly facilities like an enclosed garden or patio with these pet friendly weekend breaks and holiday properties, and they are usually not on holiday parks. In contrast, hot tub lodges are found in larger parks and are perfect for couples or small families.
At DFG, we dig out the best dog friendly log cabins with hot tubs across the UK.

You can find a holiday home in rural locations perfect for those that love miles of countryside views and woodland forests with their pet. The city breaks are ideal for groups and families looking to do some sightseeing and shopping and sample the nightlife.

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