Six of the Best… Dog-friendly holidays


In our June issue, we sniffed out some of the best dog-friendly holidays available in the UK…

The Bodmin Jail Hotel
We understand that dogs are family members too. So why not allow all the family to enjoy some time away and lap up a little luxury?Our dog-friendly rooms are spacious with a luxury bathroom to clean off muddy paws. The hotel provides a cosy bed for your furry friend; feel free to bring any special blankets along, because our big beds and furniture are just for human guests.
To make your reservation, please contact the hotel team on 01208 822 822 or email for enquiries (please note: a nominal fee of £10 applies)

Talland Bay Hotel
Talland Bay Hotel in Cornwall is one of the dog-friendliest luxury hotels in the UK, where man’s best friend is welcomed as one of the family. Perks include a pooch pamper pack with a blanket, bowls and feeding mat, as well as access to most areas of the hotel, including all bedrooms, the lounge, bar and conservatory restaurant. Mealtimes see canine guests served fresh, locally sourced chicken for dinner and Kittow’s sausages for breakfast. They’ll love the clifftop gardens and year-round dog-friendly beach as well as miles of coast path. From £15 per pup per night.
01503 272667

Darwin Forest
Our luxury pet-friendly lodges are nestled within 47 acres of woodland and have wonderful walks from the doorstep. It is ideally located on the edge of the Peak District National Park, which has miles of picturesque footpaths to explore.There is an on-site swimming pool, gym, restaurant and play centre as well as activities that all the family will enjoy. Lodges sleep between 2-8 people and spa lodges include a hot tub on the decking. Our Coppice Spa lodges even include a designated pet utility room with doggie shower – perfect for muddy paws!
01629 732428

Six of the Best holidays
The Dog
Drink, eat and sleep at The Dog at Wingham, which is pet friendly throughout – in our bars, garden, restaurant and rooms. Bring your four-legged friends to explore the Kent countryside and coast – Canterbury, Sandwich, Deal and Whitstable are on our doorstep. Our pet-friendly hotel has eight individually styled rooms and our restaurant features in the top 50 gastropubs in the UK. Dinner with B&B packages are available from £99 per person per night, based on two sharing. We look forward to welcoming you to our family-run pub and restaurant with rooms.
01227 720339

Chestnut Pubs
Welcome to Chestnut. Our pubs embrace dogs as family and cater to their cravings for treats and attention. Discover our doggie menus, cosy bedrooms and prime locations. Our pubs offer healthy, hand-baked treats made with natural ingredients, breakfast sausages, pig’s ears and pupsicles. Doggie guests can enjoy comfortable stays with dog-friendly bedrooms, complete with beds, towels, water bowls and snacks. Opt for our Muddy or Sandy Paws Stays for an extra-special experience, including a toy and dinner for humans.
Our Chestmutts website is the doggie destination to get pupdates on stays, events and more!
01284 339689

Stone House Hotel
Treat yourself and your furry friend to a stay in our relaxed country house hotel in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales – where a warm welcome, beautiful scenery and fantastic food are guaranteed. Take your pick of several dog-friendly rooms – including our popular conservatory rooms, which open directly on to the garden – with no extra charge for your four-legged companion. With the delights of the Dales on our doorstep, Stone House Hotel is the ideal base for dog lovers who enjoy being well looked after following a day exploring the beautiful countryside. We hope to see you soon!


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