Dog-friendly holidays and destinations in the UK and Europe

Dog friendly destinations in Devon

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



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 [...]

Dogpeople Rating: Top
Amber House. A bed and breakfast in Paignton, Devon.

Visit Britain 4 star Silver Award Winning Guest Accommodation. At Amber House you will find a calm welcoming atmosphere. Relax in our southerly facing garden or stroll to the all year round dog friendly beach & park only 5 minutes walk away. You can continue on the South West Coast [...]

Landscove Holiday Park. A holiday park in Brixham, Devon.

Landscove overlooks a sparkling bay in the heart of the English Riviera. You'll find there's plenty on offer to keep the whole family entertained including an outdoor heated leisure pool and indoor pool complex. Plus, there's a fantastic entertainment venue with a great choice of family bars and dining at [...]

Mill End Hotel. A hotel in Exeter, Devon.

Hundreds of miles of walks through stunning Dartmoor scenery straight from the door. Only half an hour from Exeter and near to quaint village of Chagford for a selection of tea shops and pubs which are mostly dog friendly too.

The Fox & Hounds Country Hotel. A bar and restaurant in Exeter, Devon.

Bordering forest & the Tarka Trail with 100 miles of walking. Towels, dog beds, water bowls all available & outside hosing down area. Log fires to dry off. Local Jack Russell enjoys Carlsberg at 6pm most nights! All local produce used in our AA rosette restaurant. Local real ales & [...]

Samphire, Cornstalk + White Cloud Lodges. A self-catering holiday cottage in Near Salcombe, Malborough, Devon.

Our beautiful lodges are located just off the S.W. Coast Path, near Soarmill Cove and other dog friendly beaches like North Sands at Salcombe and Thurlestone. The Hope and Anchor pub nearby at Hope Cove not only serves lovely food but has gravy bones on the bar!

6 miles South West of Moretonhampstead off B3212 (OS Map 191; ref SX 701809).

Dogpeople Rating: Top
Raddicombe Lodge. A bed and breakfast in Brixham, Devon.

Luxury accommodation. Sea and country views. Close to South West Coast Path and River Dart Trail.

Primley Meadow. A holiday park in Paignton, Devon.

Primley Meadow is part of our Exclusive Bouja Luxury Caravan Breaks Collection. Nestled in glorious rolling Devonshire countryside a luxurious rural retreat awaits. Situated just a short hop away from golden beaches and the ever popular seaside resorts of Paignton, Brixham and Torquay you can be sure to find something [...]

Langdon Court. A hotel in Plymouth, Devon.

Why we are a perfect hotel for you and your dog:• Our dog friendly bedrooms are of a good size, and have easy access to the garden. • Dog bed, blanket, bowls and treat provided in our dog friendly bedrooms. • Dogs are allowed in all public areas of the hotel, including the bar (the [...]

Visitors are free to spend as much time as they wish meeting the donkeys and taking strolls along its unique field walks. Around the Sanctuary, dogs on leads are very welcome. Dogs and owners can enjoy a walk to the coast through the fields of dream (dogs can be [...]

The Byre. A self-catering holiday cottage in Goodleigh, Devon.

3 bedroom house near Barnstaple and the North Devon coast. Explore the Exmoor National Park and the Tarka Trail. The New Inn at Goodleigh serves food and welcomes children (& dogs on leads).

Located just off the A38, approximately ten minutes south of Ivybridge.

The Blue Ball Inn. A bed and breakfast in Lynmouth, Devon.

The owners of the pub have their own two dogs and welcome all other dogs. Water for dogs is always available. Doggy biscuits are available on the bar. Some of the most spectacular walking and hiking trails pass directly in front of the Blue Ball Inn including the South West [...]

Riviera Bay Holiday Park. A holiday park in Brixham, Devon.

Riviera Bay is superbly located on the cliff top overlooking the beautifully secluded sandy beach of St Mary's bay. Fantastic facilities including a great indoor pool, large entertainment venue and a popular restaurant help to make Riviera Bay a first choice for family fun holidays. Riviera Bay also offers Holiday [...]

The Blue Ball Inn. A pub in Lynmouth, Devon.

The owners of the pub have their own two dogs and welcome all other dogs. Water for dogs is always available. Doggy biscuits are available on the bar. Some of the most spectacular walking and hiking trails pass directly in front of the Blue Ball Inn including the South West [...]

The Mill House. A self-catering holiday cottage in Bampton, Devon.

Once a working water mill, The Mill House now offers versatile accommodation for up to 6 guests - great for families or gatherings of friends. Walking distance into the town of Bampton for a good range of places to eat out. Walks from the front door and close to Exmoor [...]

1.5 miles South of Manaton off the Ashburton road. Park in Hound Tor car park - 0.5 mile walk (OS Map 191; ref SX 746788).

Waterside Holiday Park. A holiday park in Paignton, Devon.

Waterside is superbly situated in Paignton, South Devon and enjoys stunning views across the Torbay coastline. The park is a true beach lovers paradise with cliff path access to the golden sands of Saltern Cove and is a great retreat for family holidays. There's plenty of fun to be had [...]

The Blue Ball Inn. A hotel in Lynmouth, Devon.

The owners of the pub have their own two dogs and welcome all other dogs. Water for dogs is always available. Doggy biscuits are available on the bar. Some of the most spectacular walking and hiking trails pass directly in front of the Blue Ball Inn including the South [...]

Dogpeople Rating: Top

The pub sits above a beach with stunning views across Lyme Bay to Portland Bill and on the South Devon Coastal Path. 5 dog friendly terraces meander down to the waters edge for alfresco dining. Dry out soggy dogs infront of the wood burner in the bar. Stay the night [...]

The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm. A self-catering holiday cottage in Holsworthy, Devon.

The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm, a 5* rated, beautifully restored stone barn situated in picturesque North Devon countryside, and close to the North Cornwall coast. Dunsdon Farm is a 54 acre farm adjoining the Dunsdon National Nature Reserve, designated as a SSSI, as a rare and protected culm [...]

In Lydford off A386, 8 miles South of Okehampton (OS Map 191; Castle ref SX 510848, Fort ref SX 509847).

Dawlish Sands Holiday Park. A holiday park in Dawlish Warren, Devon.

Dawlish Sands is just a short walk from one of Devon's finest beaches, and is ideal for exploring the English Riviera. Enjoy a fun filled holiday with comfortable accommodation and great facilities including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, an adventure playground and great family entertainment. Dawlish Sands also offers Holiday [...]

The Fox & Hounds Country Hotel. A hotel in Exeter, Devon.

Bordering forest & the Tarka Trail with 100 miles of walking. Towels and water bowls available & outside hosing down area. Log fires to dry off. Local Jack Russell enjoys Carlsberg at 6pm most nights! All local produce used in our AA rosette restaurant. Local real ales & ciders. Relaxed [...]

Toad Hall Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Kingsbridge, Devon.

Choose from over 270 wonderful dog-friendly holiday cottages spread throughout glorious Devon! The best thing about holidaying in one of our pet-friendly cottages is that you don’t have to leave that extra special family member behind. We’ve got big houses, small cottages, bungalows, apartments and eco-homes in a range of [...]

1 mile East of Merrivale (OS Map 191; ref SX 553746).

Welcome Family Holiday Park. A holiday park in South Devon, Devon.

Welcome Family has a great choice of self-catering holiday accommodation to suit all sizes of family and budget. We welcome pets in some of our accommodation and on arrival you can collect a pet-tag and details of dog friendly walks. There’s a huge choice of accommodation. Choose from caravans, bungalows and lodges, [...]

Dogpeople Rating: Good
Watermill Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Dartmouth, Devon.

We really welcome dogs! Five comfy old stone cottages around an historic 18th century watermill, just a mile inland from Slapton & Blackpool Sands, Start Bay and the Coastal Path, perfect for a getaway retreat. 15 beaches within a 30 minute drive, dog-friendly pubs and walks galore. Twenty [...]

Okehampton Castle. A day out in Okehampton, Devon.

Located 1 mile South West of Okehampton town centre (OS Map 191; ref SX 584942). Audio tour with hearing loop included in admission price.

Finlake. A holiday park in Newton Abbot, Devon.

Contemporary new style holiday home with excellent design detail. One double and one twin. Shower. Well equipped kitchen/dining area. Decking with garden furniture. Adjacent parking.

There are 11 properties onsite varying in size, nine of these welcome dogs. When staying onsite guests have access to communal leisure facilities, including a heated indoor swimming pool, a tennis court and a children’s play area. There are also seven acres of grounds to explore with landscaped garden and [...]

You are very welcome to bring your dog to Powderham. We simply ask owners to kindly clear up after their dogs with bins provided.

Forest Glade Holiday Park. A holiday park in Cullompton, Devon.

Come and stay in the forest, enjoy the walks, see the deer if you are lucky and swim in our free indoor heated swimming pool. A family-run park, ideal for families or for couples wanting a spring or autumn break in the countryside. A quiet, attractive park in a forest [...]

Watermouth Cove Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Ilfracombe, Devon.

200 yards from the sea & South West Coastal path. Set beside Watermouth Castle. 4 POSTER BEDS & LOG BURNERS. The cottages are set around a sunny south facing central courtyard and gardens.

Golden Sands Holiday Park. A holiday park in South Devon, Devon.

Located in the popular seaside resort of Dawlish Warren, close to South Devon's most popular attractions, Golden Sands is the perfect Park for fantastic family holidays and short breaks. It's easy to see why Dawlish Warren is such a popular holiday destination, boasting a lovely sandy Blue Flag beach, renowned [...]

Dogpeople Rating: Top
Bolberry Farm Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Nr Salcombe, Devon.

Traditional barn conversion cottages with central heating and gas coal effect fires. Dog wash area. Countryside and coastal walks. Near dog friendly beaches. Enclosed private gardens.

In Totnes, on a hill overlooking the town (OS Map 202; ref SX 800605). Parking is located 64 metres away and charged, cars only due to narrow approach roads.

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 [...]

Braunton Farmhouse. A self-catering holiday cottage in Braunton, Devon.

Excellent walks at near beach Saunton, welcomes dogs 365 days a year, Tarka Trail, South West Coast Path and Braunton Burrows.

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 [...]

Churchwood Valley Holiday Cabins. A self-catering holiday cottage in Plymouth, Devon.

Secluded timber cabins in a beautiful wooded valley. Lovely coastal and woodland walks nearby. Abundant wildlife. 2 pets per cabin.

Coast & Country Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Salcombe, Dartmouth and the surrounding South Hams coast and countryside., Devon.

South Devon is the perfect destination for a holiday or short break with your dog, with miles of beautiful coastline ideal for dog walking, and many beaches, pubs and attractions that welcome pets. Coast & Country Cottages have a range of dog friendly holiday properties across the South Hams coast [...]

We offer a range of carefully selected quality holiday cottages along the beautiful West Dorset and East Devon coast. Click on the website link for details of dog friendly places to stay.

Kittiwake Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in Braunton, Devon.

There is a courtyard terrace, and beyond this there is almost an acre of established gardens. Guests can enjoy walks on the Tarka Trail (largely car free path) and the nearby South West Coast Path. Saunton Sands beach welcomes dogs all year round.

Public footpaths from the property. Dozens of lovely walks from the property. Exercise fields. 'Doggy' information with 'doggybag' provided.

Cornborough Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Bideford, Devon.

2 luxury cottages at the end of a private lane in a wonderfully secluded spot within walking distance of a pub and just a mile from the sandy beaches at Westward Ho! and Northam in North Devon which have some of the best surfing in the South West. Walks on [...]

Cottages are situated on a 90 acre farm in an area of oustanding natural beauty with wooded valley and cliff top walks.

Dogpeople Rating: Top
Mariners Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in Brixham, Devon.

Terraced garden overlooking mill pond and river. Outside furniture and BBQ. 20 yards from river Dart and slipway.

My Favourite Cottages. A self-catering holiday cottage in Barnstaple, Devon.

We have a wonderful selection of dog friendly self-catering properties in some of the best locations across Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and even in Scotland. Choose from cosy countryside retreats for two, contemporary apartments with spectacular coastal views to large traditional countryside houses on their own private estates. Many of our [...]

Newbarn Farm. A self-catering holiday cottage in Totnes/Brixham, Devon.

Walks along the Jurassic coast, 40 acres, local pub near the end of the ½ mile driveway, some use of local leisure centre, loads of attractions in Torbay and close to the wilds of Dartmoor. Foodies paradise

North Street Holiday Cottage. A self-catering holiday cottage in Braunton, Devon.

Dog friendly beach Saunton – welcomes dogs 365 days a year – just a 5 minute drive away. Tarka Trail, largely car free between Braunton and Meeth. Braunton Burrows, and the South West Coast Path also provide plenty of walking opportunities.

Ocean Reach Holiday Homes . A self-catering holiday cottage in Salcombe, Devon.

Spacious hallway, utility room. Stairgate at the bottom of staircase. Dog bowls provided. Doggy welcome pack. Walk from front door straight onto National Trust’s Bolberry Down and the South West Coast Path. Stunning coastal walks in both directions. Dog friendly beaches nearby. Dog friendly pubs and tea rooms.

Pine Lodge. A self-catering holiday cottage in Barnstaple, Devon.

5 bedroom house with fabulous views of the estuary to Saunton and Lundy Island. Dogs and younger people will enjoy the well maintained spacious garden complete with summer house and tree house plus a games room in the garage. Walks in nearby villages and on the Tarka Trail at Fremington [...]