Dog-friendly holidays and destinations in the UK and Europe

Dog friendly destinations in Cornwall

Find the perfect holiday getaway or day out adventure in Cornwall for both you and your dogs to enjoy.



Open all year. Close to lots of lovely dog walks.

The Laurels Holiday Park. A holiday park in Nr Padstow, Cornwall.

The Laurels Holiday Park, Cornwall is situated in North Cornwall, just six miles from Padstow. Voted one of the best touring parks and campsites in Cornwall. Camping pitches are large, motor homes, RVs and Touring caravans are welcome.

If you’re looking for a quaint Cornish hide-away to spend your holiday then [...]

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The Three Tees Hotel. A hotel in Newquay, Cornwall.

Nearest walking area c.2mins walk, nearest beach 5/6 mins. Several dog-friendly pubs close by. A few minutes walk from SW Coast Path.

The Beach Hut. A pub in Watergate Bay, Cornwall.

With an incredible view over Watergate Bay, The Beach Hut is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a bite to eat. Seasonal Cornish produce is used to create a fresh, original menu – beach lifestyle at its tastiest!

Calamansac Estate. A self-catering holiday cottage in Falmouth, Cornwall.

Calamansac is a 50 acre estate on the Helford River, with private beaches, woodland and 3 holiday homes. Set on the western headland of Port Navas Creek it is sailing and doggy heaven! The estate provides a unique opportunity with direct access to the water and the launching of dinghies [...]

1.25 miles South West of Sancreed off A30 (OS Map 203; ref SW 402289). Managed by the Cornwall Heritage Trust.

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The Hen House. A bed and breakfast in Helston, Cornwall.

Luxurious barn conversions with front doors opening onto courtyard garden. 1 mile to sea, hot tub, wild flower meadow. Resident Golden Retriever welcomes all doggy pals. Open all year.

Take your four legged canine companion to a one of Hoseason's holiday parks where the whole family can enjoy a memorable break together. Click on the link to find out more about dog friendly holiday parks in this area. Note - the map link goes to one of the [...]

Watergate Bay Hotel. A hotel in Watergate Bay, Cornwall.

Set on a spectacular surfing beach on the north Cornwall coast, which is dog friendly all year round, Watergate Bay Hotel is the perfect destination for a contemporary beach holiday with your dog. Take your pick from three different restaurants, a 25 metre infinity pool, treatment rooms, a sports [...]

Karma St. Martin’s. A bar and restaurant in Isles of Scilly, Cornwall.

Enjoy stunning views of the sea, lighthouse and beyond with Al-Fresco dining options in our sub-tropical gardens. The white-sanded beach outside the hotel is also the perfect place to work up an appetite with your canine companion.

Cargurra Farm. A self-catering holiday cottage in Boscastle, Cornwall.

Walk the farm with your dog, great foot paths along the coast and inland. Widemouth Bay and Trebarwith Strand beaches are dog friendly all year. The Horseshoe pub in the village welcomes dogs and is a nice walk mainly by footpath.

Located 2.5 miles North West of Gulval off B3311 (OS Map 203; ref SW 473350).

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In the rooms dog basket, bowls, blanket, toys and goody bag. In the hall leads, towels wash down area for muddy wet dogs. Secure exercise paddock at the house. Private garden with room and kennel. Also available dog walking, dog sitting, dog grooming. Excellent moorland walks right from the house. Coastal footpath [...]

Take your four legged canine companion to a one of Hoseason's holiday parks where the whole family can enjoy a memorable break together. Click on the link to find out more about dog friendly holiday parks in this area. Note - the map link goes to one of the [...]

Karma St. Martin’s. A hotel in Isles of Scilly, Cornwall.

Karma St. Martin's hotel is an award winning dog friendly hotel in the Cornish Isles of Scilly. Karma's stunning natural setting, creature comforts, and tranquil surroundings will leave you and your furry friend feeling like 'Top-Dog'. From the moment your furry companion arrives at the hotel, they will be welcomed [...]

Chestnut Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

With all the coves along the Helford River being dog-friendly year round; this charming, cosy cottage with wood burner, set in the idyllic village of Port Navas, could be just the romantic getaway you are looking for. Chestnut Cottage oozes shabby chic charm and with oil-fired central heating and a [...]

We travel by Land Rover Defender, so there is plenty of space in the back for two dogs to travel in comfort, although space may be limited when large groups are travelling. There is no charge for dogs who bring people with them on the tours. We carry water and [...]

Bolankan Cottage B&B. A bed and breakfast in Penzance, Cornwall.

Dog friendly beaches within a short drive. Country and coastal walks. Dog friendly pubs / restaurants.

Lanyon Holiday Park. A holiday park in Redruth, Cornwall.

Lovely park set in beautiful Cornish countryside with distant sea views. One acre dog walking paddock on site, miles of off road walks a few hundred yards away. Good quality holiday caravans for hire with central heating and double glazing. Tents and tourers welcome. Three modern toilet / shower blocks. [...]

Cornish Holiday Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

We are a small, family run business and have been offering self-catering holiday properties in the Falmouth/Helford River area for more than 35 years. Our hand-picked portfolio includes everything from modern studio apartments to rambling character farmhouses – we have something to suit every taste and budget. The area has [...]

1 mile East of Callington off A388 (OS Map 201; ref SX 374693).

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Redgate Smithy B&B. A bed and breakfast in Liskeard, Cornwall.

A friendly dog is our special guest! Doggie blanket and bowl provided. Doggie bags and bin, doggie towels in porch, and great walks on the doorstep! We are on the southern edge of Bodmin Moor, just above the beautiful Golitha Falls.

Court Farm Holidays. A self-catering holiday cottage in Bude, Cornwall.

Court Farm Holidays offers a selection of holiday cottages, some of which accept pets, in the picturesque village of Marhamchurch, just 2 miles inland from the North Cornwall Coastline. We also have 3 dog friendly Rural retreats on our working farm at Northcott, where guests can walk to the local [...]

Most services operate May –Sept 30th. Please see our website or call to check details outside of these times.

Creek House. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Creek House is situated high on the banks of Pill Creek, affording the residents a wonderful panoramic vista of the creek below and out towards the Carrick Roads. Plenty of space and a truly picturesque and tranquil location to provide guests with a relaxing and homely residence for their Cornish [...]

5 miles South East of Helston off B3293. East of Garras on Trelowarren Estate 7(OS Map 203; ref SW 714239). Free entry to the monument. Estate entry is charged. Visitors are advised to bring a torch. Car parking is free to English Heritage members on production of a membership [...]

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Cutkive Wood Holiday Lodges. A self-catering holiday cottage in Liskeard, Cornwall.

Idyllic family owned country estate, lovely countryside views, bluebell woods, meadows, relax and enjoy this unique rural setting, plenty of lovely doggy walks in the area, ideally situated with lots to do - wonderful coasts, memorable beaches, walks on the moors, Eden Project and more stunning gardens, theme attractions, historic [...]

Located 0.5 mile North West of Minions off B3254 (OS Map 201; ref SX 258714).

First & Last Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Penzance, Cornwall.

All properties are very close to the coastal path and within easy walking distance of the beach. Most have gardens. All are close to dog friendly pubs.

Located 1 mile North West of St Cleer off B3254 (OS Map 201; ref SX 236688).

Garden Wing. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Eighteenth century former rectory set in a sheltered two acre garden on the north side of the Helford estuary, just a short stroll from beaches and the beautiful Helford River.

£1 charge for dogs on the steam train (shares your carriage), plenty of space to roam, water bowls provided.

Green Acres Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Par, Cornwall.

Maximum 2 well behaved dogs permitted in two cottages at an extra supplement, nearest beaches are Porridmouth Cove in Fowey, Trevaunance Cove Beach in St Agnes, Porthcurnick Beach in Portscatho , also there is one restaurant that allows dogs that is The Golden Lion Inn + Lakeside Restaurant in Redruth.

In Launceston (OS Map 201; ref SX 330846). No parking on site, please use town parking facilities (pay & display).

Helford Point. A self-catering holiday cottage in Falmouth, Cornwall.

Stunning, uninterrupted sea views and beautiful coastal walks right from your doorstep, with all the coves along the Helford River being dog-friendly year round. This large detached property offers spacious, well-planned accommodation in a tranquil setting.

On Pendennis Head, Cornwall, 1 mile South East of Falmouth.(OS Map 204; ref SW 824318). Picnic area in grounds.

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Helsbury Park. A self-catering holiday cottage in Camelford, Cornwall.

Properties rated 5 star, luxury dog friendly self catering farm cottages.

Sign-posted from Week St Mary, off a minor road off A39 from Treskinnick Cross (10 minutes' walk from the car park on the forest track) (OS Map 190; ref SX 224974).

Three Self Catering Holiday Cottages on the edge of Bodmin Moor in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. These cottages are ideally suited for walking the moors and touring Cornwall and Devon, being within easy access of the North and South coasts. Already set in an area of outstanding [...]

Dogs on leads welcome all year round. The Nursery sells a wide variety of plants, the homely Tearooms sell good home-cooked food using fresh local produce, we also now have a farm shop in the courtyard. Dog water bowl in courtyard by tearoom. Ample free car parking available.

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Hut and Hound. A self-catering holiday cottage in St Austell, Cornwall.

In the countryside near St Austell and the Eden Project. High quality custom-designed Shepherd’s Hut. Private fenced patio + communal field + private kennel so people can leave their dogs for short periods. Very dog-friendly.

Restormel Castle. A day out in Lostwithiel, Cornwall.

Located 1.5 miles North of Lostwithiel off A390 (OS Map 200; ref SX 104614). Parking 200m from entrance. Picnics welcome in grounds.

Juliots Well. A self-catering holiday cottage in Camelford, Cornwall.

The surrounding countryside is perfect for dog walks. Whilst there are exercise areas within the park especially for dogs, there are also a number of excellent walks from the park. One delightful walk is along a beautiful wooded footpath to Advent.

Located on St Breock Downs, 3.75 miles South West of Wadebridge off unclassified road to Rosenannon (OS Map 200; ref SW 968683.

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Lebanon Cottage is a spacious and well-equipped three bedroom cottage that comfortably sleeps five. Located in a peaceful and historic setting on the edge of the welcoming town of St Just, the cottage borders countryside yet is within easy walking distance of the many facilities the town has to offer. [...]

0.75 mile South West of Fowey along a footpath off A3082 (OS Map 200; ref SX 118508)

Lower Deck and Upper Deck. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Two holiday apartments right on the quayside at Port Navas Yacht Club, on the creek side of the Helford River. Lower Deck is on the ground floor and Upper Deck on the first floor.

In St Mawes on A3078 (OS Map 204; ref SW 842328). Parking near entrance. Audio tour with hearing loop included in admission price.

Lower Trengale Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Liskeard, Cornwall.

Our 4 cottages are nestled between Bodmin Moor and Jamaica Inn. Ideal for walking, trekking and beaches. Offering superb accommodation with function room in a central Cornwall location. Great walks nearby at Golitha Falls and Bodmin Moor. Six acres of enclosed grounds for dog walking, dog friendly pubs 2 miles [...]

Rose Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Sailing and doggy heaven! These traditional Cornish cottages, set in a tiny waterside hamlet, lend themselves perfectly to being let individually, or as a group, and share a garden which has tables and chairs for the exclusive use of the cottages. Literally a stones throw from the dog-friendly beach!

On Tintagel Head, 1/2 mile along uneven track from Tintagel, no vehicles (OS Map 200; ref SX 048891).

Maymear Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in Bodmin, Cornwall.

Comfortable well equipped cottage in pictureseque and friendly village of St Tudy. Ideal base for exploring Cornwall.

Shearwater. A self-catering holiday cottage in Constantine, Cornwall.

Situated just a few feet from Port Navas creek and with its own mooring, Shearwater offers the perfect opportunity for exploring the Helford River.

Located 2 miles South East of St Buryan on B3315 (OS Map 203; ref SW 431244). Managed by the Cornwall Heritage Trust.

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Talehay Holiday Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Looe, Cornwall.

Superb Cornish stone holiday cottages providing self- catering or B&B accommodation (Oct-March). Talehay nestles in the countryside but only 2 miles to the idyllic fishing villages of Looe and Polperro and the beautiful Fowey estuary. Excellent to explore the magnificient Cornish coastline with it's coves and breath taking views 25 [...]

Overdene. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

This very comfortable, detached bungalow is set in its own good-sized enclosed garden in a rural setting on the outskirts of the village of Budock Water. The village has a Post Office, general stores and friendly pub. An ideal base for a family holiday with plenty of room to spread. [...]

1 mile North East of St Cleer near Darite off B3254 (OS Map 201; ref SX 259688). Managed by the Cornwall Heritage Trust.

Talland Croft. A self-catering holiday cottage in Newquay, Cornwall.

A large detached property with 5 bedrooms ideal for large groups or families with good size enclosed garden, chimenea and two patios for alfresco dining. Easy walking distance to Crantock beach (dog friendly all year round) and Porth Joke beach. On days you don't want to cook two pubs in [...]

1 mile W of St Just, near Carn Gloose.

The Hen House. A self-catering holiday cottage in Helston, Cornwall.

Luxurious barn conversions with front doors opening onto courtyard garden. Private car parking. Complimentary tai-chi workshops. Resident Golden Retriever welcomes all doggy pals. Wild flower meadow. Two acres of fully enclosed land. Peaceful secluded hamlet with walks in all directions. One mile from year round dog friendly [...]

Toad Hall Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Looe, Cornwall.

Dogs love an adventure, just look at Lassie, Snowy, The Littlest Hobo and Toto and, with over 270 dog-friendly cottages throughout Devon and Cornwall, dogs love Toad Hall Cottages too! From beach bungalows to rural retreats, our Cornish holiday cottages offer fantastic access to the regions famous coastal paths and [...]

Tops'l Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Situated in central Falmouth, close to the town centre and with views of the harbour. This traditional Cornish cottage, built in 1849, has been lovingly upgraded throughout and benefits from a wonderful, sun trap garden at the rear.

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Tregathenan is a peaceful rural hamlet, 'away from it all - in the middle of it all', with fields, footpaths and quiet country lanes on your doorstep, for you and your dog to enjoy. Beaches (many welcoming dogs all year), the Coast Path and dog friendly pubs are all [...]

Tregullow. A self-catering holiday cottage in Falmouth, Cornwall.

Stunning sea views and beautiful coastal walks right from your doorstep to beaches including Bream Cove (open for dogs year round). Delightful bungalow with enclosed garden area and patio over-looking the headland and sea.

Tregundy Farmhouse stands on the west cliff of Perranporth enjoying magnificant views over the beach and sea and is only a two minute walk to the beach and to the town centre. Outdoor shower for dirty dogs!

Trevean. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Trevean is a detached cottage in the pretty, creek side village of Port Navas. Set within half an acre of garden, much of it laid to lawn and a stream running along the bottom, this property will appeal to those looking for a tranquil retreat in the Helford River area.

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Nestling in the heart of Cornish farmland, bordered by a sparkling stream our 9 acre site is utterly unique: with unspoilt woodland and heath that provides a haven for many species of native wildlife. All our accommodations have gated gardens and there is a dog walk and off-lead dog paddock [...]

Access to golf course, cycle hire, fishing, outdoor swimming pool. Great walks across the farm, to the beach, to Bude on the canal tow-path and on the South West Coast Path. Five star gold award winners. New indoor pool / spa / gym. Large indoor games barn. [...]

Beach Chalets Twice As Nice. A self-catering holiday cottage in St.Ives, Cornwall.

Nestled against the sand dunes perfect for walks along the three miles of beach and coastal paths. The sand dunes have a maze of footpaths which lead down onto the beach, leaving the car behind and saving on parking. The area is idyllic for all dog lovers. Decorated [...]

Bay Retreat Villas. A self-catering holiday cottage in Padstow, Cornwall.

Immediately behind the villas there is a dog walking area. Nearby beaches allow dogs year round are Constantine Bay, Daymer Bay, Herlyn Bay and Treyarnon Bay.

Acorn Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in FALMOUTH, Cornwall.

Set in the peaceful village of Mylor Bridge, overlooking the playing fields and creek, this classic cottage is an ideal base from which to explore the areas many attractions. "A lifetime of holiday cottages – some good, some not so good, but this would be impossible to beat. Everything we [...]

Beach Retreats. A self-catering holiday cottage in , Cornwall.

Contemporary properties on North Cornish coast close to great beaches, stylish and well designed with access to great après surf. Dogs accepted in some properties, particularly where located to dog friendly beaches such as Watergate Bay and dog friendly cafes such as The Beach Hut.

Very dog friendly cottages. Both Cottages have their own private gardens. A stile from the drive leads across the fields to the SW coast path. Loads of walking in the area including a large NT meadow area nearby. The beaches (Tintagel, Bossiney and Trebarwith Strand)are dog friendly all year, and [...]

Berwyn. A self-catering holiday cottage in Newquay, Cornwall.

Cornish cottage with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sun terrace and garden in the village of Crantock. 10 mins walk to Crantock beach which is dog friendly all year round. Two pubs in the village, The Cornishman and Old Albion Inn, both serve food. Porth Joke, or 'Polly Joke' beach as [...]

Bosinver Farm Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in St Austell, Cornwall.

Winner of ‘Award for Excellence Family Friendly Accommodation’ Visit England 2017. Winner of the Gold 'Self Catering Holiday Provider of the Year’ 2015 at the national Visit England Awards. Our cottages are set in a peaceful valley near the Eden Project and Lost Gardens of Heligan with walks on the [...]

Burnt Toast Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in Lamorna Cove, Cornwall.

Many holiday cottages claim to be dog friendly – Burnt Toast Cottage really is! Situated on the coastal path at the end of a 1.5 mile track this pretty holiday cottage is surrounded by open countryside. No cars and no passing traffic – perfect for dogs! Between Lamorna [...]