Even if your dog isn't a Scottish Terrier it's bound to have an amazing adventure in Scotland. With miles upon miles of unspoiled terrain, Scotland is perfect for a pet-friendly holiday. Don't worry, because finding suitable accommodation is not as tricky as you might think. There are lots of dog-friendly cottages in Scotland available, delivering all the comfort and convenience of a cottage holiday with the extra bonus that your best buddy can tag along!
Staycations aren't just good for the environment, but they have lots of practical benefits too, especially if you're a dog owner. Scheduling a holiday abroad can be a nightmare if you have a dog, not to mention the emotional strain of leaving them back in Blighty. Choose a pet-friendly cottages in Scotland and you won't have to worry about any of that.
Deep mysterious lochs, rugged tall peaks, and wild heathland – the natural beauty that defines the Scottish landscape is breath-taking. Whether your dog can appreciate a good view is debatable, however, they will definitely relish the opportunity to explore a mixture of terrains. If they've grown up in the city then a gallop around a glen will be an experience they'll treasure.
Best locations for dog-friendly short breaks in Scotland
You may be surprised at how open and welcoming Scotland is for dogs, with a huge proportion of cottages in the country being pet friendly, so you never have to feel as though you're taking liberties! Whether you're after a long two weeks with the family, which won't feel complete without your dog, or a hiking trip with your intrepid canine, you'll find a cottage for all tastes, requirements, and budgets.