Dog-friendly Days Out

Dog friendly days out in Essex

Search our dog friendly attractions in Essex, for dog friendly places to go in Essex geared up for a fun day out for both you and your dogs.



Treasure Trails are created for all the family to enjoy, and that includes your dog. The routes often include parks, woodland areas and riversides, as well as areas with shops and cafés with outdoor seating. Although we know some cafés and attractions along the routes have water bowls, we recommend [...]

In Waltham Abbey off A112 (OS Map 166; ref TL 381008). Managed by Lee Valley Park.

Audley End House and Gardens. A day out in Saffron Walden, Essex.

1 mile West of Saffron Walden on B1383 (M11 exits 8 or 10) (OS Map 154; ref TL 525382). Parking 200m from entrance.

3/4 mile South of A13 at Hadleigh (OS Map 178; ref TQ 810860).

Located on B1352, 1.5 miles East of A137 at Lawford, 9 miles East of Colchester (OS Map 169; ref TM 116320). Managed by Mistley Thorn Residents' Association.

Near Colchester Town station. (OS Map 168; ref TL 999249). Managed by Colchester Borough Council.

South side of central Colchester. (OS Map 168; ref TL 998248). Managed by Colchester Borough Council.

Dogs on a lead welcome in Pets Corner on site.

Located 1/2 mile East of Tilbury off A126 (OS Map 177; ref TQ 651754). Parking beside entrance. Audio tour with hearing loop included in admission price.