Pet-friendly holidays and self-catering accommodation in Gairloch, Scotland
Nestled within one of the most scenic areas of Scotland's incomparable west coast, our dog-friendly accommodation in Gairloch will have tails wagging in no time. Enveloped by towering mountains, pine-scented forests, wild moorland and sea lochs, this paradise for pups offers a year-round dog-friendly beach, with a wide expanse of golden sand that’s just perfect for long games of frisbee, and plenty of wonderful dog-friendly cottages to stay in nearby.
While Fido splashes through the surf, you can drink in spectacular sunsets over the islands of the Outer Hebrides and Skye in the distance, before warming sandy paws and chilly noses in one of the village’s pet-friendly pubs. A superb 9-hole golf course just behind the beach offers extra excitement for the humans, along with an assortment of marine wildlife boat tours from Gairloch Harbour, with the chance to spot dolphins, porpoises, whales and seals along the wildlife-rich coastline.
The Scottish Highlands area of Wester Ross is home to some of the finest coastal and mountain scenery in Britain, crisscrossed by a multitude of walking trails that both two legs and four will go mutts for. Grab the collar and lead and step out of the front door of our dog-friendly cottages in Gairloch to experience this breathtaking and varied landscape for yourself. Whether you enjoy summery strolls along the glistening shores of Loch Gairloch or blustery winter walkies amongst the majestic Torridon Mountains, glorious peace and quiet are guaranteed. You might even spot a magnificent golden eagle soaring above.
Discover even more amazing places to visit with your hound in tow in our Canine guide to Scotland.