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Find the perfect holiday getaway or day out adventure in Western Scotland for both you and your dogs to enjoy.
In Castlebay, Isle of Barra, reached by small boat from Castlebay (five minute trip, weather permitting). Grid reference NL 665 979.
A break at Hoseason's dog friendly holiday park in Renfrewshire offers the perfect mix of unspoilt countryside and spectacular coastal views. A city day out with the dogs might be a possibility too. Click on the link to find out more about the holiday park and area.
Our joint website with Cottages.com offers a superb collection of quality assessed holiday cottages in the Highlands and across Scotland as well as other European holiday destinations. All properties displayed on the site are pet friendly so you can book with the assurance your dog is welcome too!
South of the village of Skipness on the East coast of Kintyre off the B8001 • NR 908 578, NR 910 575.
With rolling hills and a beautiful coastline Wigtownshire in the far western reaches of the ancient district of Galloway is perfect for walkers, cyclists and nature lovers. Stay at one of Hoseasons' holiday parks and enjoy a break with your dog. Note - the map link goes to [...]
Lagnakeil Highland Lodges
Dog friendly, luxury lodges, in the heart of the Highlands.
Lagnakeil Highland Lodges offers luxury, dog friendly accommodation in an unrivalled setting with amazing views. The Lodges range from 1 to 3 bed and are surrounded by great walks and a superb dog friendly pub. They are [...]
On Loch Etive, 6.5 miles North East of Oban off the A828. • NM 971 349.
Castle Sween Holiday Park is a quiet family park, situated on the banks of Loch Sween, on Scotland’s beautiful West Coast. The Castle is on site, and there is also a beach on site. The largest sandy beach in the area is only a couple of miles down the road. All beaches in the [...]
Our partnership with cottages.com brings you a selection of quality assessed self catering holiday cottages in Stirlingshire, across Scotland and elsewhere in Europe. All properties displayed on the site are pet friendly so you can book with the assurance your dog is welcome too!
By the village of Taynuilt off the A85. Grid reference NN 010 318.
Take your four legged canine companion to a one of Hoseasons' holiday parks in Western Scotland so the whole family can enjoy a memorable break together. Click on the link to find out more about the range of dog friendly holiday parks available in this area. Note - the [...]
We've teamed up with Cottages.com to bring you a collection of holiday cottages across the UK, Ireland and Europe. All properties on our partnership site are pet friendly so you can book with assurance your dog is welcome too!
4 miles South of Fort Augustus on the A82 • NH 338 035.
Take the dogs to central Scotland at a park convenient to The Trossachs, Loch Lomond and the historic city of Stirling.
Quiet, natural, peaceful with stunning views and plenty of wonderful walks nearby. 1 mile Taynuilt, 12 miles Oban. £10 per dog per week.
2 miles North of Kilmartin off the A816 • NM 838 009.
From the rear of the property we have a woodland sculpture walk down to Calgary Beach, 300m. Tearoom & Art Galleries on site (seasonal).
On the East shore of Loch Sween, in Knapdale off the B8025 • NR 712788.
Our partnership with Cottages.com offers a choice of quality assessed holiday cottages and self catering holiday accommodation across Scotland, the UK, Ireland and Europe. All holiday properties displayed are pet friendly so you can be sure when you book your dog will be welcome too!
In Glen Urquhart, 8.5 miles West of Drumnadrochit off the A831 • NH 383 303.
Lochgoilhead is one of Scotland’s best kept secrets, close to Loch Lomond. Greenbank is large character house with views over the loch with a beach at low tide. A large enclosed garden and endless forest and mountain walks make this a great spot for families with dogs. After a [...]
Near Dunbeg 5 km North of Oban off the A85. Grid reference NM 882 344. Large grassed areas are suitable for relaxing or picnics in a peaceful setting with a wealth of birdsong.
Properties are located at the waters edge. There are hundreds of acres to explore as you will have access to the whole estate. There are several beaches on the estate, and its a 20 mile drive to a dog friendly restaurant / hotel. Quiet location with few if any fireworks [...]
Mable's Cottage is pet friendly and provides dog bowls, beds, blankets, towels and poop bags. There are also dog throws for the furniture. There are no additional pet fees for Mable's Cottage.
An island in the Garvellach group, N of Jura.• NM 637 096.
We've joined with cottages.com to offer a range of quality assessed holiday accommodation on the Isle of Skye as well as other locations in Scotland, the UK, Ireland and Europe. All options on our partnership site are pet friendly so you can be sure your dog will be welcomed too!
Pine Tops is set in more than an acre of fenced off land with river, forest and hill walks close to the front door. Fort Augustus with it's shops, pubs, restaurants and picturesque Loch Ness is 2 miles from Pine Tops. We can provide our guests with a range of [...]
On an islet off the coast of Knapdale • NR 666 753.
Our partnership website with Cottages.com offers a choice of quality assessed self catering cottages in the Isle of Arran as well as across Scotland, the UK and Europe. All accommodation on the site is pet friendly so you can book in the knowledge your dog will be welcome. [...]
We've joined with cottages.com to bring you a superb collection of quality assessed holiday homes across the UK, Ireland and Europe. All properties displayed on the site are pet friendly so you can book with the assurance your dog is welcome too!
About 8 miles South East of Kyle of Lochalsh. Turn off at Shielbridge on the A87 onto unclassified road to Glenelg. NG 829 172.
On an island on the west side of Mull. NM 437 354.
2 miles North East of Fort William off the A82. NN 121 755.
On the Island of Iona, public ferry from Fionnphort, Mull.
At Kilberry Castle, 17 miles South South West of Lochgilphead on the west coast of Knapdale off the B8024. NR 709 642
At the North east end of Loch Awe, 2.5m West of Dalmally off the A85. Public access by boat only. Grid ref: NN 133 276.
On the island of Islay, North of Ardbeg off the A846. - NR 458 508.