The DogPeople Blog
  1. Burnside Brace Guest House rated Top Dog

    Dogpeople Limited are pleased Burnside Brace Guest House, Stanhope in County Durham has joined our dog friendly rating system.  Here are is list of the things you and your dog can expect when you stay at this B&B:

    Top Dog Rating
    (as reported by Burnside Brace Guest House, not verified by Dogpeople Limited)
    Access to refrigerated food storage available
    Bucket and sponge available for dog washing
    Dog allowed in room / property unattended by arrangement
    Dog blankets available
    Dog friendly outdoor seating area
    Dog friendly place to eat nearby
    Dog shampoo available if required
    Dog sitting by arrangement
    Dog towel / bedding washing and drying facilities available
    Dog towels available
    Dog treat always offered
    Dog walk information available on request
    Dog walk information included in welcome pack
    Dog walks available from the door (no need to drive)
    Emergency dog food supplies available
    Enclosed Garden
    Facility to take breakfast accompanied by your dog (serviced accommodation)
    Food / water bowl mats provided
    Furniture throws available
    Information available on suitable dog walks
    Local dog grooming service available
    No extra charge for a dog
    No limit on the number of dogs
    No restriction on size of dogs
    Off lead walks available on site or nearby
    Outside tap
    Pet food fork provided
    Scoop bags provided
    Spare lead available
    Torch available for dog walking
    Vet information provided in welcome pack
    Waste bin available for scoop bags
    Waste bin for scoop bags close by
    Water bowl available
    Well behaved dogs welcome in an eating area (IF OTHER GUESTS ARE OK WITH THIS).

    As well as this there are great dog friendly walks in the area.

    High Force trails great for dogs and families

    High Force

    High Force is about a thirty minute drive away and provides a spectacular walk for a family and their dog.  Other walking ideas in the north of England can be found here – including a couple from Stanhope.