<p><img src="https://azure.wgp-cdn.co.uk/app-yourdog/posts/potw_june17_week2.jpg" alt="Dog-friendly holiday properties of the week" /> </p><p>This week's dog-friendly holiday properties include; self-catering cottages in Oxfordshire, a lovely B&B in Cumbria, an idyllic retreat in Perthshire, and bespoke glamping lodges in Shropshire.</p>
Kingfisher Barn – Oxfordshire
You will find all of their self-catering holiday cottages and bed and breakfast rooms are welcoming and very comfortable. What better place to spend a relaxing, romantic or stimulating break than at our range of stunning Holiday Cottages or friendly Bed and Breakfast barn conversions in ancient Abingdon, Oxfordshire?
Kingfisher Barn is just a few minutes from the River Thames in the heart of the most glorious countryside. Abingdon Town Centre is just a 10-minute walk whilst Oxford City Centre is only eight miles away, a great base for business and holiday stays.
Doggy Cottages – Dorset
Doggy Cottages have over 100 hand-picked cottages welcoming pets. Their cottages are perfect for exploring Dorset, with many of the properties located within minutes of coastal and country walks, pet friendly beaches and village pubs with beer gardens.
Properties are suitable for groups from two to 12 people. Open all year and offering a selection of breaks to suit you.
Beech Hill House B&B – Cumbria
Beech Hill House is situated in the South Lakes just eight minutes from the M6 motorway.
Being a truly dog-friendly bed and breakfast they provide a dog bed (if one is needed), a throw for the bed, feeding bowl and a "Goodie" basket with a few essentials and treats in. All bedrooms are spacious, en-suite with king-size beds, and one has a private balcony with table, chairs and gate leading to a private part of the garden. A dog-friendly village pub serving nice food is just 50 yards along the road.
Ardoch Lodge – Perthshire
An idyllic retreat surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery in the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park, Ardoch Lodge has two self-catering log cabins and a cottage set in 12 acres of grounds. Each property sleeps up to four guests in two bedrooms, and has an open plan kitchen/dining/living area plus a family bathroom.
Pets are most welcome, up to four dogs per property, no extra charge is made. There are walks within the grounds and along the river bank. Beyond our grounds there is plenty of walking on the hills or along the loch side.
Stay Northumbria – Northumberland
Stay Northumbria, a local family run Northumberland Holiday Cottage company, passionate about helping you choose the best self catering holiday cottage in Northumberland. A portfolio of over 80 properties – everything from a quaint fisherman’s cottage for two, to family holiday cottages, and large holiday houses which can sleep various numbers up to 26. Many of their properties are 5* and even these will make your canine companion most welcome too.
Some of their owners will go the extra mile of doggie guests – providing special welcome packs, dog beds and crates. We also have a hire stock available for guests staying in properties where these are not already supplied.
Bleathwood Lodges - Shropshire
Tuck yourselves away in the Teme Valley, staying in Bleathwood Lodges’ bespoke wooden glamping lodges for a peaceful countryside retreat. Their adult only and dog-friendly environment offers miles of walking across fields, forestry, and along the stunning Clee Hills.
The lodges sit in the central borders of Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire, offering historical market towns, castles, stately homes and fabulous gardens to explore in every direction. Considered the prettiest town in England, visiting the medieval walled town of Ludlow is recommended during your holiday, and is just 10 minutes away by car. The Teme Valley is renowned for its food produce, with many cafes, pubs, and eateries welcoming dogs.
Dogs can snuggle up with you in the lodges, and there is a large 10 acre field adjacent for exercising. £15 per dog per stay.