Can't bear the thought of leaving your pet pooch behind as you head to the sunny shores of the UK's South West? Us neither, which is why our dog-friendly cottages in Dorset are the ultimate accommodation for those looking to take their pets to the beautiful coast. With several pet-friendly beaches in Dorset, not to mention all the dog-friendly pubs and attractions, Dorset makes for a fabulous destination to take man's best friend for some relaxation and play by the lovely English seaside.
If you're after the ultimate scenic dog walk, take the pup over to Dorset's magnificent Durdle Door - an iconic part of the Jurassic coastline. You can also head to Weymouth's Bowleaze Cove or along the 17 sandy miles of Bridport's Chesil Beach for equally beautiful stretches of dog-friendly coastline. Or, if you want to immerse yourself in Dorset's historic past, head to Portland Museum for exhibitions that focus in on the areas archeological wonders and most significant shipwrecks.
Best locations in Dorset for a dog-friendly break
With hundreds of dog-friendly cottages in Dorset to choose from, you can take your dog to the part of Dorset that excites you the most - whether that's the stunning coast or lovable market towns, the decision is yours (and the pups) to make!