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Find the perfect holiday getaway or day out adventure in East Sussex for both you and your dogs to enjoy.
An all-day rover ticket for a dog is £3 and can be purchased at any booking office or from a Ticket Inspector onboard. Customers wishing to board the train at Bodiam can do so if they park at the NT property car park about 300yds away (parking charges apply).
Coghurst Hall is a beautiful country estate in the heart of East Sussex and close to the seaside resort of Hastings. The park is set amongst hundreds of acres of natural woodland with a huge fishing lake as the centrepiece. There are a range of facilities, including indoor pool, Family [...]
Situated in the heart of the Wealden countryside, this family owned and run hotel offers a warm welcome and friendly atmosphere, especially for people holidaying with their dogs. Close to many National Trust properties, historic castles and glorious gardens, the hotel is ideally situated and within easy reach of [...]
Set in rural Ashburnham on the 1066 walk, the Ash Tree Inn is A 17th Century free house offering a warm welcome, traditional home cooked pub grub, open fires, 2 real ales, beer garden, monthly quizes & ample parking. Well behaved dogs & children welcome. Booking is highly recommended.
We've joined with cottages.com to bring you a range of quality assessed holiday cottages and self catering accommodation in East Sussex and across the UK. All holiday homes on the partnership website are pet friendly so you can be sure your dog will be welcome too.
An exhibition with artefacts found on-site and an audio tour tell the story of the castle. Cannon, grave stones and catapult balls to touch. Parking 300m from entrance. In Pevensey off A259 (OS Map 199; ref TQ 645048).
"Pevensey Bay Holiday Park (previously Martello Beach Holiday Park) is located in a much loved area of Sussex and with the beach right on its doorstep you can make the most of the invigorated sea air and spectacular sea views. With an indoor swimming pool, outdoor play area and wonderful beach [...]
This 13th century historic hotel with original exposed oak beams and roaring fires is ideal for a getaway. The Star is set in an idyllic English Tudor style village, in the South Downs National Park. Our warm and friendly staff will welcome you and make your stay [...]
The nearby Star Inn at Norman’s Bay has a great beer garden, so a good option with a dog. As well as beautiful beach walks, you are within a few miles of the fabulous South Downs!
Dogs are accepted in the centre of the course area.
Rye Harbour Holiday Park is superbly situated near a working harbour, just outside the medieval hill-top town of Rye. Relax in the pool and sauna complex and enjoy weekend cabarets in the modern Clubhouse.
Stanmer House is set in 5000 acres of parkland with direct walks up to the South Downs. Water and biscuits available for dogs and wide menu selection for their owners. Wheelchair access. Doggy Brunch event 9am to 11am on last Saturday of each month.
We hand-pick our holiday accommodation to ensure that you have a selection of holiday homes in the most sought after locations around Eastbourne and East Sussex and are now delighted to offer dog friendly options, all with gardens or access to wonderful walks on the beach or in nearby woodland.
Dogs allowed in the garden on a short lead after 1:30pm. Allowed in the parkland at all times. Water provided. Allowed in Garden Room of the tearoom.
Winchelsea Sands is a great base for your family holidays situated just a short walk from the beach in Rye, East Sussex. On the park you'll find comfortable accommodation on offer and great facilities including a heated outdoor pool, a children's fun pool and adventure play area. Plus, the Lobster Pot [...]
The rear garden is fenced, but it is quite low so owners need to keep an eye on their pet. Direct access to private residents beach (pebble) – doggy heaven! South Downs within easy reach for further walking.
Water bowls available. Dog friendly hotels and businesses nearby. On Hastings Seafront with dog friendly beaches.
Lots of walks, most local pubs accept dog, sandy beach nearby, very dog friendly. We don't have fireworks on our premises and we are in a quiet area.
An interactive audio tour re-creates the sounds of the battle as you stand where the Saxon army watched the Normans advancing towards them. Parking 75m from abbey entrance; loose gravel surface. Wheelchair users should enter the site through the Gatehouse (please ring the bell), where they will be met [...]
Courtyard area that is secure (shared with neighbours). Easy access to the South Downs and amazing walking.
Exhibition: On ground floor, accessible via three steps. Shop: Access via gravel path. Refreshments: Snacks in shop. Picnics welcome in grounds. Some benches provided. NB Unfenced sump in grounds. 1.75 miles West of Lamberhurst off B2169 (OS Map 188; ref TQ 651366).
Sovereign Harbour’s ‘Waterfront’ area has cafes with outside seating, so you can enjoy boat-watching while having a bite to eat, with dog. The beachfront restaurant ‘The Moorings’ at Pevensey Bay has a great beer garden, so is a good option with a dog. In Eastbourne itself, The 12th [...]
Good walker locally also dog friendly pubs, quiet village location, 15 minutes drive to the beaches for walking. Use of facilities at Woodside Spa, 8 minutes away included use of Beauty Spa and Massage Services, Health Suite with Hot Tub and Sauna (health suite and treatments are chargeable).
Choose from a selection of dog friendly holiday cottages across East and West Sussex. Your best canine friend will be welcome so the whole family can look forward to a holiday together. Many holiday homes welcome more than one dog; simply check via the website for further information.