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Find the perfect holiday getaway or day out adventure in Shropshire for both you and your dogs to enjoy.
1 mile North of Oswestry, off an unclassified road off A483 (OS Map 126; ref SJ 295310)
Dogs welcome to stay but must be prebooked and not left alone in rooms.
Part of Autograph collection, hot tubs, very luxurious, countryside and woodland setting perfect for dog walking, close to Llangollen
Doggy bowls, treats and doggy towels provided
Midway between Shrewsbury and Chester this silver-stone former Georgian rectory is set in stunning hill scenery in the Shropshire/Welsh borders. The hotel is surrounded by fantastic walking country and provides free route guides for it’s guests. Whilst never precious or stuffy, Pen-y-Dyffryn one of Shropshire’s best hotels, consistently rated “Excellent” [...]
Dogs are very welcome throughout the bars, gardens & public areas. We have a large enclosed garden with small wooded area for you to exercise your pet, and we are well away from busy roads so you can relax and enjoy your holiday together. There are lots of great walks in [...]
Five individual, award winning, character cottages set around a south facing courtyard with flower borders and glorious views. Two well-behaved dogs welcome per cottage. Excellent on-lead walks from the door through farmland and woodland. Miles of off-lead walking a short drive away. Dog friendly places to eat and drink nearby. [...]
In Much Wenlock (OS Map 127; ref SJ 625001). Audio tour with hearing loop included in admission price. Parking 20m from entrance.
Set in the idyllic Shropshire Hills AONB where you can relax and enjoy escaping into rural life we have three luxurious en-suite rooms. There are plenty of walks to be enjoyed either starting from our door or in nearby areas such as the Long Mynd or Stiperstones. The medieval town [...]
Dogs are very welcome throughout the hotel & public areas and in all hotel bedrooms. We have a large enclosed garden with small wooded area for you to exercise your pet, and we are well away from busy roads so you can relax and enjoy your holiday together.
There are lots [...]
Accommodation available only restriction is prewarning and dogs not to be left alone in rooms.
Our partnership with Hoseasons offers a wide range of dog friendly holiday lodges at several locations in Shropshire (NOTE - the paw on our mapping system points at just one of the sites). Shropshire runs along the border with Wales and boasts beautiful countryside, historic towns and quaint villages. [...]
Roseheart Kingdom is set in 28 acres with ample tracks for walkers to explore, and on our door step is miles and miles of country lanes, walkways and bridleways offering ample walks from 30 minutes to 1 – 2/3 hours long, and even day trips out with your dog or [...]
We've joined forces with cottages.com to offer a choice of quality assessed holiday cottages and self catering accommodation in Shropshire and across the UK. All are pet friendly so you can book with assurance your dog will be welcome too.
Located 1 mile South West of Boscobel House off an unclassified road between A41 and A5, 8 miles North West of Wolverhampton (OS Map 127; ref SJ 826076).
In a beautiful rural location, Hopton House, voted West Midlands B&B of the year in 2007, provides a little luxury for well behaved dogs and their owners. There are lots of local walks – including an 8 mile circular walk from the house with no stiles and off lead [...]
Sykes can offer a wide selection of pet friendly holiday cottages in and around Shropshire. With your best canine companion welcome, 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.
Located at Wroxeter, 5 miles East of Shrewsbury on B4380 (OS Map 126; ref SJ 568088). Parking 8m from entrance.
Located in Acton Burnell, on an unclassified road 8 miles South of Shrewsbury (OS Map 126; ref SJ 534019)
Free parking (20 spaces) about 25 metres from the site. During busy periods, extra parking is available on grass or side of road. On south bank of River Severn on A4169, 2 miles west of Ironbridge.
0.75 mile South West of Berrington on unclassified road off A458. (OS Map 126; ref SJ 517062).
In Clun, off A488, 18 miles West of Ludlow (OS Map 137; ref SO 299809).
Located 3 miles North East of Shrewsbury off B5062 (OS Map 126; ref SJ 542152).
On an unclassified road off A518, 4 miles North of Oakengates (OS Map 127; ref SJ 738142).
16 miles south west of Shrewsbury.