Explore the Lake District with your dog from our dog-friendly accommodation
Vast lakes and emerald pastures make the Lake District a beautiful location for a relaxing break.
Dog-friendly holidays in the Lake District boast an array of stunning scenery, quaint towns and marked-out trails, making it the perfect place to stay with your dog and embark on a new adventure. The Lake District is a region packed with picture-perfect vistas and wide open spaces, speckled with chocolate box villages and what your dog would likely describe as a lots of giant drinking bowls (or lakes to you and I). There are plenty of walking routes around the National Park, meaning you and your four-legged friend will be spoilt for choice where to explore first.
The sublime Lake District is packed with eye-catching and awe-inspiring views, dazzling the senses as you enter a world far removed from the larger towns and cities of the UK. Popular Lake District destinations where you'll find our dog-friendly cottages include:
Ambleside - Cartmel - Coniston - Grasmere - Hawkshead - Kendal - Keswick - Penrith - Ulverston - Windermere
There are plenty of dog-friendly pubs around the Lake District too, which means when you’re tired after a long day of discovery, your four-legged friend can join you in the warmth of a cosy pub to rest their weary legs too. Cumbria's pubs are renowned for their excellent food and drinks selection, making this the pawfect place for a self-catering getaway.
There are several castles and gardens dotted around the Lakes, perfect for a hit of culture during your holiday, whilst the Cumberland Pencil Museum can be found in the market town of Keswick – you can look at lead, while your dog is looking at their lead! A haven for walkers, the Lake District also has some outstanding walking routes for both you and your pooch to enjoy, straight from the doorstep of our pet-friendly Lake District cottages; immerse yourself in a world of beauty that’s perfect for you, and pawsome for your pet.
For even more ideas on places to visit with your pet in the Lake District, take a look at our dog-friendly Lake District guide.
Browse our fantastic selection of Lake District dog-friendly holiday cottages to find the best place to stay for you and your hound. Whether you're after a short break or a longer holiday in the Lake District, we've got a variety of pet-friendly accommodation in the Lake District perfect for both you and your dogs. Hide away in a secluded lodge or a log cabin, unwind and relax at our cottages with hot tubs or pamper your pooch with our luxury accommodation - the choice is yours! Our collection of dog-friendly Lake District accommodation also includes lodges with hot tubs and glamping holidays for something a little different.