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Different Types Of Dog Friendly Accommodation

If you want to take your dog away for a weekend break, family trip or UK holiday it can be challenging to find somewhere that accepts dogs. However, don’t despair, there are places that allow dogs you just have to know how to find them.

The best thing to do if you want to find somewhere is book in advance. Plan your trip ahead of time and you should have no problem finding somewhere suitable. You may have to expand your search or consider somewhere a bit further than your chosen destination depending on how dog friendly the local area is. Remember to check the rules when you accommodation that accepts dogs. They may have certain restrictions and places your dog will not be allowed to go.

It’s also useful to look for a few dog friendly pubs and cafes near where you plan to visit so that you know there are places you can relax with your dog. Your dog should also be happy to be left on their own in your accommodation should you need to pop out for short periods. If you think they will be stressed or get destructive it’s probably best you make alternative arrangements such as putting them in home boarding or kennels.

However, if your dog is happy to come along and enjoy the ride then don’t hesitate to bring them with you on your adventures. Here are a few different types of dog friendly accommodation.



More and more hotels are becoming open to having canine guests. Search your chosen destination for hotels and enquire with each hotel as to whether they accept dogs. A lot of hotels that do accept dogs will charge an additional fee for your dog on top of the cost of the room.


B & B’s

If you are looking for a B & B all you need to do is search for B & B’s that allow pets. You can select this as an option when searching for accommodation on some of the main travel websites.


There are plenty of pet friendly cottages and houses available to rent for short periods. Cottages can be great for your dog because they often have gardens and space to relax with your pooch. There are lots of websites that list dog friendly cottages such as campsites & caravan parks. Camping is a fantastic option if you want a break with your family and your dog. Here is a list of dog friendly campsites and caravan parks where your dog will be welcome


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