<p><img src="https://azure.wgp-cdn.co.uk/app-yourdog/posts/potw_decweek5.jpg" alt=" Dog-friendly holiday properties of the week" /></p><p>This week's dog-friendly holiday properties include; a beautiful barn in tranquil Northumberland, Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant in Cornwall, a cosy home from home in Sussex, and dog-friendly cottages in Dorset.</p>
Barn Cottage – Nortumberland
Barn Cottage is next door to the owner's home in a tranquil location, half a mile outside Ellingham. It enjoys superb unhindered views across fields to the Heritage coast, with the Farne Islands and Longstone lighthouse nearby.
An excellent holiday base to explore the area; the National Park and Cheviots; many Castles and stately homes such as Bamburgh, Dunstanburgh, Warkworth and Cragside; and historic Alnwick with its majestic castle and new water gardens, unique bookshop and theatre.
Hedley Wood Caravan & Camping Park – Devon
Nestling in 17 acres of tranquil woodland a short drive from Bude and Widemouth Bay, Hedley Wood is the ideal location for your North Cornwall/Devon holiday experience whether you camp, caravan or prefer the home comforts of a static caravan.
Hedley Wood caters for young and old alike with adventure playgrounds, pets corner, dog and nature walks and our popular licensed Woodman Bar where you can enjoy a drink and a freshly prepared meal from our extensive home-cooked menu (seasonal opening hours apply to the bar and restaurant). Our park has over 100 10 amp electric hook-ups and offers numerous other facilities such as free hot water and showers, shop, cash machine, laundrette, bottled gas, public telephone, dog kennelling, battery charging and caravan storage. Group bookings are welcome and dogs stay for free!
The Seafood Restaurant – Cornwall
Celebrating 40 years since they first opened in 1975, Rick Stein and Jill Stein's The Seafood Restaurant is internationally acclaimed for it's menu. Situated in the heart of Padstow enjoy one of 16 bespoke guest rooms. Each one has been lovingly designed by Jill Stein, most of which overlook the Camel Estuary and some with private balconies.
Breakfast is served in the restaurant with a choice of speciality dishes or a classic English breakfast. If you prefer, a continental breakfast can be served in your room.
The Strand House – Sussex
Relax and soak up the cosy feeling of a home from home, in an historic house with 13 individual and intimate guestrooms, scrummy local food and genuine friendly service. You've earnt a special escape, a little TLC. Take long walks on the beach, or indulge in lazy evenings in a romantic bedroom or bring the kids and soak up an authentic taste of Medieval history in a house over 700 years old.
Strand House has a number of dog friendly rooms on the ground floor with access to the garden through patio doors, there is the Inglenook in the Tudor house and the Rye and Hastings rooms in Rye Bay Cottage. There are other rooms suitable for small and medium sized dogs so please call us if these three rooms appear booked. If you wish to breakfast along with your dog, we lay up tables in the garden in fine weather or can deliver a breakfast to your room for brekafast in bed. The Royal Military Canal offers an ideal walking area and is only 75m from our front gate or you can walk round Winchelsea which has dog bins. Parts of Winchelsea Beach and the Nature Reserve at Rye Harbour are open all year round to dog walking.
The Barn, Dartmoor Holidays – Devon
Dartmoor National Park converted barn. Three cottages (sleeping 6, 5 & 2-4), competitive prices, on the western slopes of Dartmoor, Tavistock 3 miles. Fantastic walking: open moor only 10 minutes walk up no through lane.
They can lend maps and advise places to explore. Extra dogs and other pets (including horses) usually accepted. Riding stables nearby and excellent dog-friendly pub in the village.
Doggy Cottages – Dorset
Doggy Cottages have over 100 hand-picked cottages welcoming pets. Their cottages are perfect for exploring Dorset, with many properties located within minutes of coastal and country walks, pet friendly beaches, and village pubs with beer gardens.
Properties suitable for groups from 2 to 12 people.