Top 12 Dog-Friendly Spa Hotels

Where else better to enjoy some much-needed time out than at a luxury spa with your four-legged friend in tow? Prepare to indulge, relax and unwind at one of our wonderful dog-friendly spa hotels, all dedicated to pampering you and your pooch from the moment you walk in!

From the Cotswolds to Devon, here are our favourite doggy destinations for your next dog-friendly spa weekend…

Number 12

12. Embleton Spa Hotel, Lake District – NEW EXCLUSIVE PACKAGE AVAILABLE

Originally an 18th Century Lakeland farmhouse, the Embleton Spa Hotel is a relaxed, informal dog-friendly hotel located near the ancient market town of Cockermouth in Cumbria with stunning views of the Lake District. Take advantage of their fantastic facilities from their fabulous indoor pool, steam room and fully-equipped gym!

The spa: 

PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package: Book a luxury spa break at Embleton Spa Hotel and get a night free with PetsPyjamas! Don’t worry, they don’t forget about your four-legged friend! They’ll get a delightful doggy treat on arrival as well as enjoy a plethora of doggy extras such as a dog bed, towel, bowl, treat as well as a toy!


Number 11

11. Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa, Cheshire

Nestled in the heart of Cheshire, Grosvenor Pulford’s award-winning spa is a true haven. Ideal for wonderfully indulgent spa weekends – Spa by Kasia features six treatment suites, three relaxation rooms, a couple’s VIP suite, a traditional Hammam, a Roman-style swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and Asian sensory garden.

The spa:

PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package: Situated within its own beautifully landscaped gardens and only a stone’s throw from the border of Wales, this pet-friendly spa hotel offers nothing but relaxing walks for your canine companion. After a day of exploring the Cheshire countryside, enjoy some delicious gastro-style food in the hotel’s bar with Fido who is more than welcome to join you.


Number 10

10. Cotswold House Hotel & Spa, Gloucestershire

Cotswold House’s spa may be small but it’s big on luxury and tranquillity. Set in a converted coach house at the end of the hotel’s garden, you can relax in the heated pool, sit in the aromatic steam room or indulge in a rejuvenating treatment performed by their expert therapists.

Their dog-friendly rooms are located in the gardens of the hotel – ideal for taking your pet out on early morning and evening strolls. The hotel’s location is also a canine’s dream! With the Cotswolds on your doorstep, there is plenty of stunning countryside for you and your hound to explore, plus the hotel staff will be more than happy to provide you with a map of the local area.

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Number 9

9. Bovey Castle, Devon

Tucked away in a beautiful orangery, The Elan Spa at Bovey Castle is the ultimate sanctuary. Float your cares away in the large indoor swimming pool which overlooks the sun terrace and offers stunning views of Dartmoor National Park. The spa also features a steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi and seven treatment rooms.

A bone-fide canine paradise, Bovey Castle is exceptionally dog-friendly with delicious biscuits at reception, sausages for breakfast and a fabulous pet welcome pack, including bedding and bowls. As the hotel is within Dartmoor National Park, there is an abundance of local walks and countryside for your four-legged friend to enjoy.

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Number 8

8. The Swan Hotel & Spa, Lake District

Situated in the most perfect rural setting in the Lake District, this beautiful riverside inn makes for a wonderful dog-friendly spa retreat. Renowned for its first-class facilities, the hotel’s ‘Vu spa’  offers an excellent variety of relaxing treatments, bespoke thermal journeys, an authentic outdoor Finnish sauna, jacuzzi, and naturally filtered pools.

The spa:

PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package: Country-loving canines will go barking mad for this super dog-friendly hotel, especially when they see our fabulous packages. With a full breakfast included, a complimentary G&T on arrival, along with access to their leisure facilities – you’d be barking not to book!


Number 7

7. The Devonshire Arms, North Yorkshire

One of the Yorkshire Dale’s hidden gems, The Devonshire Spa is housed in a stone barn just next to the hotel. Boasting fantastic facilities including a pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, relaxation lounge and therapy rooms – we recommend trying a rejuvenating ESPA treatment before soaking up the beautiful country surroundings.

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PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package:
Your furry friend can expect nothing but top dog treatment at this hotel! Four-legged guests will be provided with blankets, bedding, throws, bowls and leads, plus the hotel always has yummy treats to hand. There are a plethora of fabulous walks in the area which the staff at The Devonshire Arms will provide you with information on, as well as a torch for early morning or evening strolls.


Number 6

6. Ellenborough Park, Gloucestershire – NEW EXCLUSIVE PACKAGE AVAILABLE

Dog-friendly Ellenborough Park in the Cotswolds is a sumptuous 15th-century manor house hotel set within 90 acres of gorgeous National Trust land. When you want to take a break from exploring the National Trust land, drop into their opulent spa for a pampering session. Book a rejuvenating massage or facial, spend some time in the sauna or steam room, and then finish off with a dip in the hotel’s jacuzzi pool. This is the perfect destination for a dog-friendly country break.

The spa: 

PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package: Enjoy our exclusive Pawfect Break package with your furry friend which includes unlimited use of the doggy paw spa, free Sir Woofchester products and many other goodies.  And your four-legged friend won’t be short of company whilst relaxing a Ellenborough Park as their resident Shar-Pei Zeffie is incredibly friendly and more than happy to show fellow canines around the grounds.


Number 5

5. Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, Dorset

Set in the gorgeous Dorset countryside, with elegant furnishings reminiscent of Jane Austen’s era and acres of beautiful lawns and gardens, Summer Lodge is the epitome of five-star canine luxury. Whilst your hound relaxes in the room, you can enjoy the spa’s extensive range of treatments and facilities including an indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi and sauna.

The spa: 

Summer Lodge Country House Hotel and Spa - Visit Dorset

PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package:  Book our PetsPyjamas Exclusive offer and your dog will receive a comfy bed, bowls, ‘woof’ towels, delicious homemade biscuits and dog food menu, as well as a list of fabulous nearby parks, beaches and coastal walks.


Number 4

4. Cliveden House, Berkshire

Not only is Cliveden House an exceptionally glamorous petaway, it also houses a first-class spa for you to take advantage of! Offering total relaxation, The Pavilion Spa has six treatment rooms, a heated outdoor pool, hot tubs, an indoor swimming pool, a whirlpool spa, steam room and sauna. It also offers a range of luxury face and body treatments.

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Number 3

3. Whatley Manor Hotel & Spa, Wiltshire – NEW EXCLUSIVE PACKAGE AVAILABLE

Originally built in the 19th century, this luxury Michelin starred hotel and spa have been beautifully restored into a five-star dog-friendly retreat. Stroll around the beautiful 12-acre grounds of the hotel where your dog can roam off the lead and then relax in their award-winning spa. There’s a hydrotherapy pool, salt scrub showers and a wave dream sensory room!

The spa: 

PetsPyjamas Exclusive Package: Whether it’s a one-night retreat you are after, or maybe it’s a weekend getaway – our exclusive package with Whatley Manor Hotel & Spa isn’t one you or your furry friend will want to miss. With a bottle of Gusbourne English Sparkling Wine in your room on arrival, the opportunity to dine with your dog on their terrace, and full access to their award-winning Aquarias Spa – you’d be barking not to book today!


Number 2

2. Gleaneagles, Perthshire, Scotland

Gleneagles‘ award-winning spa offers a host of treatments designed to pamper and rejuvenate your body and mind. Not only can you enjoy Ayurvedic massages, orient-inspired reflexology and hydrotherapies, but the hotel also offers personal lifestyle programmes tailored to make you feel good inside and out. You can also indulge in some putting therapy on one of Gleneagles golf courses.

Four-legged friends looking for rest, relaxation and exhilaration will love Gleneagles! Set within 850 acres of Scotland’s Perthshire countryside, Fido will have plenty of grounds to sniff and explore. Should your canine want to relax in style, the hotel’s five-star kennels will provide your furry friend with a king-sized dog bed, food and water.

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Number 1

1. Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa, Hampshire

If you want to truly escape from everyday life, Chewton Glen’s dog-friendly treehouses are the ultimate sanctuaries. Nestled by the enchanting New Forest, you can relax and unwind in the most idyllic setting.

Once you’ve managed to prise yourself away from your blissful hideaway with your very own private hot tub, the hotel’s award-winning spa awaits you. With its Roman bath-esque feel, the spa boasts Europe’s largest hydrotherapy pool, perfect for lounging around with a glass of bubbly.

When it’s time for pampering, indulge in one of Chewton Glen’s uniquely fabulous treatments, including massages, bespoke facials and a range of fabulous beauty treatments. Although Fido won’t be able to join you in the spa, your four-legged friend can join you on a relaxing romp through the New Forest National Park and around the Hampshire area. If your dog was hoping for a refreshing swim, the sea is within walking distance of the hotel.

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Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa


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