Holidays with 4+ dogs!

Barked By Frodo | 30th July 2017

Holidays with 4+ dogs!

If you’re a multi-dog family it can be really challenging to find places to stay on your holidays. I’ve had a good old sniff around on the internet to see what I could find and I’ve asked my pals to help as well.  If you know of any other places that accept 4+ dogs please post details in the comments box below or email us over at

Self Catering

Holiday – Have lots of cottages throughout the UK and some take up to 5 dogs. Charges apply – £20 per dog for up to 7 nights.

Welcome Cottages – We’ve used this company a lot! Easy to use website with a search button for up to 3 dogs. However, we’ve phoned them on many occasions and asked if they would accept 4 and we’ve never been turned down. Some cottages charge for dogs but some state ‘Pets Stay Free’! Properties thought out the UK and some in Europe.

Cottage Holidays – The search on their website allows for 3 dogs but it’s always worth phoning if you see somewhere you really like – they may take more.

Marsdens Devon Cottages – They have a search for 3+ dogs.  Charges £30.00 per stay per dog.

Skyes Cottages – Have a search facility on their website for up to 6 dogs. Various locations.

South Hams Holidays – Devon. Unlimited dogs welcome and no surcharges. Get in quick as this one books up fast.

North Norfolk Holiday Cottages –  Have 2 properties on their listing that accept unlimited dogs –  Lark Cottage, Titchwell and Samphire Cottage, Docking.

Pitt Cottage (book through Dream Cottages) Ringstead Bay, Dorset.  We’ve stayed here and it’s lovely. Accepts 4 dogs depending on their size. Our review

Exmoor Cottage Holidays – Exmoor. Allows up to 4 dogs.

Multi-Dog Holidays – Exmoor.  No limit on number of dogs and no charges.  Books up fast!

Hollybank Cottages – Lake District. Have one cottage that accepts up to 4 dogs.

Woodland Cottages – Devon.  Unlimited dogs welcome.

Orchard Lodges – Devon. Allows up to 4 dogs.

East Ruston Holiday Cottages – Norfolk.  No extra charges for dogs and numbers are very flexible. I’ve heard of 17 staying!

Bed and Basket – Based in Cornwall.  No limit on number of dogs and no charges.

Mains Cottages – Northumberland.  No limit as such, based on owners’ requirements.

Marble Hollow – Isle of Skye.  Doesn’t say how many dogs allowed on their website but we’ve been reliably informed that they will take up to 6.

Laverock Holiday Cottages – Yorkshire Dales. Up to 4 dogs can stay free of charge, anymore and there is a £25.o0 charge per dog.

Teddy’s Retreat – Norfolk.  Up to 5+ dogs allowed.

Helsbury Park – Cornwall. We been told 5+ dogs allowed.

Paw Prints –  No limit on number of dogs and no charges.  We’ve been trying to book this one for years, very popular.

Coast Guard Cottage – Saltburn by the Sea.  No charge for dogs – will accept up to 5.

Viewforth Cottage – Dumfriesshire. Dogs go free – all breeds and multiple dogs welcome.

West Wales Holidays – Ceredigion.  Accepts 8 small dogs, or 6 medium dogs or 4 large.

Brechfa Forest Barns – Carmarthenshire.  Unlimited number of dogs can stay and no age or breed discrimination.

Quarry Cottage – Exmoor.  Unlimited dogs!

Dawn Holiday Bungalow – Norfolk.  Unlimited number of dogs welcome free of charge. The accommodation has sea views and immediate access to a dog friendly beach.

Holidays For Dogs – South Wales.  Cottage that does not appear to have any limit on the number of dogs.

Little Dumpledale Farm – Pembrokeshire.  Their website states largest party of dogs so far 22!  Can you beat that?

Tubbs Delight – Devon.  Will accept up to 4 dogs.

Pack Holidays – Norfolk.  A selection of holiday cottages with no limit on numbers.

West Lease Farm – North Yorkshire.  Holidays cottages with open fields and views.  No restrictions on number of dogs.

Flint Cottage/Coach House/The Stable/The Orchard – Norfolk and registered with Cottages 4 You.  They state 2 dogs only but the owners have told us they would take 4 dogs depending on size.

Viewforth – Dumfriesshire.  Self catering holiday house.  Accepts 4 plus.

Norfolk County Cottages – Norfolk (Have a couple of cottages that accept 4 dogs)  Email:  Tel: 01263 715779

Ollands Farm Barn – Norfolk. Dogs go free and have a safe, secure, dog-friendly garden. No limit on the number of dogs welcome…wow! Tel: 01692 652280

PACK Holidays – Self catering cottages with …….(drum roll) no charges for dogs, no breed restrictions, multi dog families welcome!  I would book now if I were you.


Overwater Hall – Cumbria. No charges for dogs.  Not sure how many they take but I know someone who went there with 4.

Lifeboat Inn – Thornham, Norfolk.  Dog friendly rooms that accept up to 4 dogs per room. Our Review

The Golden Lion – Hunstanton, Norfolk. Accepts 3 dogs but would most likely take 4 small ones.

For those of you who will be holidaying in Norfolk this year check out our totally pawesome dog friendly guide to the county.

Have you stayed at any of these places?  If so we would love to hear your review – bark it over to me, Frodo, at

Happy Holiday Woofs Frodo


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2 thoughts on “Holidays with 4+ dogs!”

  1. The Dogvine says:

    Woofs for this fab list Frodo! Now you’ve done all the hard work sniffing out these places, we just need to convince the hooman it’s time for a holibob!

  2. Nicola Brogan says:

    We took 4 dogs to Clark’s Cottage, Dent last year –

    Also, Sally’s Cottages has a few 4 dog cottages.

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