Whether it’s a cosy winter cottage escape or summer getaway, it’s always nice to have a hot tub to relax in after a long day of exploring with your best furry friend. From authentic wood cabins to cute and charming cottages, we’ve picked out a few of our favourite pet-friendly cottages with hot tubs. Grab your partner, friend, family and of course, Fido, and pick the best hot-tub hideaway for you!
Nestled in the beautiful Suffolk countryside are Woodfarm Barns – a series of luxury self-catering dog-friendly cottages that combine modern comfort with rural charm. Each of the eight award-winning properties feature fully enclosed, private gardens with luxurious hot tubs, making for the perfect romantic getaway for couples and canine companions. Browse all of the Woodfarm cottages and see which one takes your fancy:
When you’re done relaxing, you and your pooch can roam the two-acre meadow and stunning countryside that surrounds the cottage. Further afield, the spectacular heritage coast, two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and Suffolk’s most gorgeous villages and towns are all reachable within hour and hour’s drive.
Set in a three-acre field in the heart of rural Herefordshire sits this unique one-bedroom pet-friendly lodge, named after the breed of sheep that used roam there. Winner of the 2017 Herefordshire Tourism Award for self catering properties, you can be rest assured that Radnor Lodge offers a high standard of accommodation for those looking to be totally independent.
Fit with all modern comforts and furnishings, including a charmingly decorated lounge area, kitchen, and private terrace featuring a barbecue and luxury hot tub, this delightful countryside cabin has everything you need for a wonderful secluded petaway.
Surrounded by spectacular scenery, you’ll discover some absolutely magnificent walks for you and your pooch, right from your very doorstep. The owners have kindly mapped out five fabulous walks for 4 and a half miles up to 13 for the pro hikers! After your trek you can treat yourself to a drink at the charming Baiting House pub, or simply retreat to your lodge for a glass of wine in the hot tub. The gorgeous Tewkesbury, Stratford upon Avon and Hay on Wye are all nearby, too.
Situated in the beautiful coastal village of North Kessock, near the Scottish Highlands, is Moorhen Lodge; a proper log cabin that oozes cosiness and comfort. Secluded within over 7-acres of stunning woodland, this luxurious solid timber lodge offers a magical hound hideaway experience like no other. Immaculately furnished throughout, the open plan living space features comfy leather sofas, a top-notch kitchen, and a wood-burning stove; perfect for warming cold paws after a long day of exploring the spectacular surroundings.
On your private terrace, you’ll find a lavish wooden hot tub that wouldn’t look out of place on the slopes of Val-d’Isère. Relax in the tub as you take in the lovely tranquil setting; you may even spot some of the local wildlife that call the woods their home.
When it’s time for you and your curious canine to explore, the Highland capital of Inverness is just a short 10 minute drive away, whilst the infamous Moray Firth (best known for its resident population of over 130 dolphins) and an array of charming villages, towns and castles are all well within reach. North Kessock itself is made up of a long-line of buildings that hug the shore of Beauly Firth, which is home to a range of wonderful wildlife, so there’s plenty for you and your pooch to see!
Tucked away in the Westmorland Dales and overlooking the picturesque village of Mauls Meaburn and the beautiful river Lyvennet, The Brew House is a delightful Fido-friendly stone cottage that is simply perfect for couples looking for a romantic retreat in the Yorkshire countryside. Converted from the village brew house, this pretty little cottage is full of charm and character, from the beamed ceilings to the wood-burning stove in the super cosy living room.
Outside, you’ll find a private sun-trapped courtyard area with garden furniture and a luxe wooden hot tub, making it an ideal getaway destination all year round.
The property is just a few minute’s drive away from the Eden district’s bustling market towns, which are home to some of the finest pubs and restaurants in the country, as well as Appleby’s historic 12th century castle and many other magnificent sights. Being at the heart of the stunning Cumbrian countryside, you and your pooch will be able to experience some of the most amazing scenic walks. Both the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks are well within reach of the cottage, making it the ideal destination for a rural retreat with your best furry friend.
One of four luxury cottages, The Hayloft is a converted 19th-century barn located on a working farm in the Cambridgeshire countryside. Featuring two bedrooms, an open-plan living-kitchen area, and large garden with hot tub, it’s the ideal place for those looking for a delightful dog-friendly getaway for all the family. What’s more, your pooch will receive a selection of treats upon arrival, plus there are pet sitting and ‘Dial-a-Dog-Wash’ services available.
The property is perfectly positioned for exploring the gorgeous Cambridgeshire countryside; frolic through the pretty fields and woodlands, punt along the River Cam and discover the lovely grounds of the Wimpole Estate, all with your canine companion in tow. There are a series of wonderful walkies mapped out for you and your hound, so remember to bring your walking boots!