Six of the Best… dog-friendly holidays

Dog-friendly holidays

In our April issue, we sniffed out some of the best dog-friendly holidays across the UK…

Bibury Trout Farm
Bibury Trout Farm offers a wide range of activities for you and your family to enjoy, from beautiful gardens, bookable bbqs, beginner’s fishery to crazy golf. Enjoy walking the grounds with your four-legged friends, watching the fish jump and ‘boil’ as you feed them. Why not take some fresh fish and trout products (pate, smoked trout, chowder etc) home with you from their on-site fish counter. Plan your visit now!

Harrison Holidays
Harrison Holidays is rolling out the red carpet for your four-legged friend (and you!) with holiday parks in beautiful locations, offering coastal or countryside walks, dog-friendly accommodation ranging from luxury lodges to cosy cottages and finishing touches like ‘pet station’ feeding areas and dog trails. You’ll find the parks in spectacular settings across the north of England, including Northumberland, Cumbria and Yorkshire. And on top of the entertainment for your canine companion, whose stay won’t cost you a penny, there’s plenty for you to enjoy including swimming, golf and adventure playgrounds. Start planning your dog-friendly holiday!

Royal Oak
This 18th-century coaching inn, set within the hustle and bustle of Keswick town centre, is the perfect base to explore the Lake District’s walking capital. Discover the best of Keswick’s charm, from its vibrant market square to the spectacular landscapes that command the area. After a busy day on the fells, guests and their beloved dogs can enjoy an array of delicious pub classics at the Royal Oak, before settling into their comfy bedroom for a well-deserved rest. Four-legged friends also receive doggie treats, towels for mucky paws, doggie dinners and a sausage for breakfast.

Dog-friendly holidays
Bedruthan Cornwall
Being a dog is an exhausting business. But don’t worry. At Bedruthan – the friendliest of dog-friendly hotels in Cornwall – your loyal companion can get the rest they deserve.Many of the rooms can be outfitted with a few extras, allowing dogs to rest and restore. Once we have got your pup booked in, we’ll prepare your room with a cosy blanket, thick towel and two bowls.Paired with being a stone’s throw from dog-friendly beach Mawgan Porth, Bedruthan is the perfect place for your pooch.
01637 860860

Coastal Cottages
Win a Paw-liday! Book a full-price dog-friendly stay with Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire for any dates before 31August 2023 to be automatically entered into our National Pet Month competition where you could win a short break for you and your dog. With a fantastic range of traditional cottages and modern holiday homes (some with hot tubs and sea views!), you won’t regret booking a stay to explore this epic 186-mile coastline bursting with dog-friendly beaches, attractions and places to eat. Our concierge team can provide personalised doggie recommendations, dog-friendly cakes and hampers. T&Cs apply.
01437 765765

Holbeck Ghyll
Holbeck Ghyll is the perfect destination for pet owners who want to enjoy a luxurious stay in the heart of the Lake District. Set amidst stunning scenery, we provide a tranquil and serene environment for both you and your furry friend.Spacious and comfortable rooms offer everything you need for a comfortable stay, while our friendly staff are always on hand to ensure that your dog feels as welcome as you do.With plenty of nearby walks and attractions to explore, Holbeck Ghyll is the ideal base for exploring the Lake District.
01539 432375


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