3 Dog Friendly Northern Highland Cottages & Lodges (With Private Hot Tubs)

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Hand-Picked Northern Highland Cottages

A huge region in the far north of Scotland, the Northern Highlands is a fantastic place to escape from it all with your canine companion by your side. It is a region crammed full of amazing outdoor activities. It stretches from the wild Atlantic Ocean in the north and west across awesome landscapes which are steeped in history. 

The hills, mountains, valleys, rivers and open countryside are perfect for pets and families of all ages. Escape the big city and spend some time and recharge your batteries at one of our dog friendly cottages in the Northern Highlands. Working dogs and family pets are common in most of the region’s communities, so your own furry friend will fit right in.

The Ticket Office

The Ticket Office

The Ticket Office in Ardgay is a semi-detached converted ticket office in a quiet hamlet with local amenities a short drive away. Salmon fishing, mountain biking and walks with your four-legged friend are just some of the activities found nearby. An excellent choice for those looking to explore the Highlands, and in particular the North Coast 500 route or to simply relax in a peaceful cottage with rugged mountains, clear lochs and beaches nearby.
1 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4 Guests
2 Pets
The Bolthole

The Bolthole

The Bolthole in Balintore is a restored 19th century single storey fisherman’s cottage moments from a pretty sandy bay. Ideal for couples or a young family travelling with their four-legged friend, it is ideally located for outdoor enthusiasts, holidays away from the crowds and for the opportunity to see dolphins swimming in the bay of this old-fashioned seaside village. Well situated for good local amenities and access to the Moray Firth. This truly is a wonderful coastal property that allows you to explore the wonderful delights of this country.
2 Bedrooms
Sleeps 3 Guests
2 Pets
Gladstone Cottage

Gladstone Cottage

Gladstone Cottage in Castletown is a short walk from the beach and has a beautifully maintained lawned garden. A spacious cottage, ideal for couples and their pooch, it is the perfect base to explore the historic county of Caithness and even take a trip to the Orkney Isles. Perfect for walking or fishing holidays, or for a day pottering around the local town with lunch or dinner in the cottage’s delightful garden.
1 Bedrooms
Sleeps 2 Guests
2 Pets

Cottages with hot tubs

Northern Highland cottage breaks not only provide stunning landscapes. You are also sure to find somewhere very cosy which has its own private hot tub. Cottages in the Northern Highlands with hot tubs are becoming more and more popular with lovers of country breaks, especially in landscapes like this. You can spend the day exploring the natural wonders and challenges, then ease your aching muscles in the warm bubbles of a hot tub in the evening.

Properties By The Coast & Beach

The Northern Highlands has hundreds of miles of the UK’s most stunning coast. You will find some fabulous cottages, cabins and lodges with panoramic views. It’s a fisherman’s heaven with fresh and sea water catches all around the area. It’s also the perfect place for your dog to run wild along the beaches, cliff tops and river valleys, full of native wildlife.

Cheap Weekend Breaks

A weekend away doesn’t have to cost a small fortune. The Northern Highlands offers affordable accommodation with no chance of missing out on all the region has to offer. You will be awestruck by the same sights and enjoy the memorable attractions as all visitors to the area. Your canine companion is also sure to appreciate everything about this amazing place.

1-2 Night Self Catering Cottages

A quality holiday doesn’t have to last for weeks. You might find that a couple of days is just what you need to unwind. The Northern Highlands is just the place to do exactly that. You’ll find plenty of exciting daytime activities for you and doggie to enjoy, and great ways to relax in the evening.

About Northern Highlands Holidays With Dogs

With plenty of establishments welcoming your pets as much as they do you, it’s no wonder the Northern Highlands is such a popular spot with families and pets.

Your pet will feel at home anywhere you decide to stay in the welcoming Northern Highlands. 

Choose somewhere along the coast or in the glens, and pooch is sure to have a ball. There’s more than enough indoor and outdoor activities to keep both the kids and canines entertained. 

The Last Word


Dog friendly cottages in the Northern Highlands allow you to explore one of the most adventurous parts of the UK, which will reward your visit many times over. 

Blessed with landscapes not to be found anywhere else in Europe, you and your canine companion will be spoilt for choice of places to go. There are historic castles, fishing ports, towns and villages to enjoy, many of which are dog friendly. 

With a hot tub to enjoy at the end of the day, you can wear yourself out taking your four-legged friend out and about into this superb part of the world.

More Places To Stay

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