Dog Friendly Cottages in West Sussex

Planning a rural escape to the rolling hills of the South Downs? Or want a seaside getaway with your furry friend? West Sussex makes a fabulous location for a dog friendly holiday and you won't be short of luxury dog friendly cottages to choose from for a pawsome break.

  • Dolphina, West SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Elmer Rd, England
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    Built on the owner’s land, this unique, cosy and compact property is ideal for couples or a one-person getaway. Dolphin has been cleverly crafted using a boating theme, and is only 40 yards from the beach, with private path access. It enjoys a small enclosed south-facing decked courtyard and is shaded by a beautiful pink awning. As you sit back in the comfort of the reclining deckchairs amongst the pampas grass and plants, you can listen to the birds whistling and the waves breaking on the seashore.
    The dog-friendly pebble and sand beach, protected by rock islands, is great for crabbing, fishing, bathing or potholing, and it is perfectly located for walking to nearby Bognor Regis. Middleton-on-Sea has pubs, local shops, takeaways and restaurants within easy walking distance, and Littlehampton or Bognor has further eateries, as well as small beachside cinemas, within a 5-minute drive. There is plenty to do in the area, with Arundel close by, famous for its castle, lanes with artefacts, books and antique shops, plus Wildfowl and Wetlands Wildlife Centre, Pulborough Brooks RSPB and popular beaches at The Witterings, Worthing and Bognor. Also the easy driving distance to Chichester with its cathedral, festival theatre, leisure facilities and Goodwood or Fontwell Races, or Midhurst with Cowdray Polo and shops. There are many scenic walks including in the South Downs National Park. Also within easy driving distance (or train ride) is the cosmopolitan city of Brighton to the east, and Portsmouth to the west, which has the Spinnaker Tower, ferry trips to the Isle of Wight and designer retail shopping. National Trust homes and gardens, such as Goodwood House, Parham Park, Royal Pavilion, Petworth House, Stanstead Park and East Dean can all be easily reached. Outdoor pursuits such as golf, horse racing, various water sports, riding and cycling routes can all be found in the area. Can be booked with ref: 27373 to accommodate up to 6 guests. Shop, pub and restaurant 50 yards.
    £50
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  • The Barn, SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Compton, England
    Converted from former farm buildings, these four holiday properties (two of which have been adapted for the disabled with shower chairs available), are in the Southdowns National Park. Properties 17320 and 17321 command fine views over the surrounding countryside. 17320 also has a worktop which has been lowered for wheelchair access to the sink in the kitchen. Situated in the grounds of the family farm (non-working), they are only 100 yards from the village of Compton with village shop and tea room with free wi-fi access. Enjoy peaceful walks along a bridle path leading to the South Downs Way, 2 miles designated as a National Park. The historic cathedral town of Chichester lies 10 miles away, with its cobbled streets adorned with tea rooms and restaurants, and the ornate cathedral. Scenic boat tours can be taken around the harbour. Goodwood and Fontwell races or polo at Cowdray are all within a short drive. Portsmouth, with shopping and leisure facilities, within easy reach. Hawking and falconry days can be arranged, prices on application and must be pre-booked direct with owner. Shop and pub 100 yards.
    £116
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  • The Dairy, West SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Compton, England
    Converted from former farm buildings, these four holiday properties (two of which have been adapted for the disabled with shower chairs available), are in the Southdowns National Park. Properties 17320 and 17321 command fine views over the surrounding countryside. 17320 also has a worktop which has been lowered for wheelchair access to the sink in the kitchen. Situated in the grounds of the family farm (non-working), they are only 100 yards from the village of Compton with village shop and tea room with free wi-fi access. Enjoy peaceful walks along a bridle path leading to the South Downs Way, 2 miles designated as a National Park. The historic cathedral town of Chichester lies 10 miles away, with its cobbled streets adorned with tea rooms and restaurants, and the ornate cathedral. Scenic boat tours can be taken around the harbour. Goodwood and Fontwell races or polo at Cowdray are all within a short drive. Portsmouth, with shopping and leisure facilities, within easy reach. Hawking and falconry days can be arranged, prices on application and must be pre-booked direct with owner. Shop and pub 100 yards.
    £68
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  • Woodland Lodge, SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Rustington, England
    If you are looking for a peaceful and picturesque getaway in the countryside, look no further than Woodland Lodge in Sussex. This lovely property is located near the village of Rustington, the most north-westerly settlement in the county of Sussex. Rustington is a timeless, unspoilt rural gem that offers a wealth of history, heritage, and natural beauty.
    You can easily spend a day exploring Rustington village, following the Ruston Borough Heritage Trail to uncover the rich history and learn how to read the buildings, streets, and public spaces for the stories they have to tell. You can also visit the local shops, artisans’ workshops, and galleries, where you can find unique gifts, pottery, woodcuts, prints, and more.
    For a refreshing break, you can enjoy a delicious coffee, tea, or cake at one of the village’s cafes. You can also sample local produce and products at the Farmers Market, which runs on the first Saturday of the month in the Parish Hall. If you are feeling adventurous, you can venture out to the stunning coastal scenery around Rustington, where the coast of Sussex turns from facing east into the English Channel to face south into the Atlantic Ocean. There is a beautiful beach with a promenade, a children’s play area, and a sailing club. You can also walk along the South Coast Path, which offers some of the most dramatic and breathtaking landscapes on the path.
    For a cultural and historical experience, you can visit Rustington Museum, which explores the village’s history from the Stone Age to the modern day with artefacts from throughout time. You can also admire the high tower of the Church of Saint Peter and Paul in Rustington, which dates back to the 12th century and contains some of the finest stained glass windows in Sussex.
    Woodland Lodge is the perfect place to enjoy all that Rustington has to offer, and to relax in a comfortable and cosy environment.
    £55
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  • Pepper Pot Cottage, West SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Situated at the end of a lane, Pepper Pot Cottage is the middle section of a Grade II listed building in a beautiful quiet area of the South Downs National Park. On the ground floor it has a good sized living room with an open fire, fully-equipped kitchen, a twin bedroom and a cloakroom with toilet. Upstairs are two good-sized bedrooms, one with a king-size bed, the other a twin, and a bathroom.
    It has a south-facing garden with a patio, garden table and barbecue for eating out, and is approached by a path which follows through to a further property. There is a pub 70 yards away and a community tennis court and recreation ground in the village. Next to the cottage is a bridle path. Wonderful walks, cycling routes, welcoming pubs and lovely scenery are all around. The West Sussex Falconry, Uppark House (NT), the South Downs Way and a variety of golf courses are close by. Goodwood for horse and motor racing, Petworth, Midhurst, Cowdray Polo, Chichester with its cobbled streets and cathedral, and the beaches at Hayling Island and The Witterings are a short drive away. Portsmouth with HMS Victory, Gun Wharf Quay and day trips to the Isle of Wight are within easy reach. Jane Austen’s House at Chawton, the Watercress Steam Railway, Birdworld and Winchester make good day trips. Beach 15 miles. Shop, pub and tea room 70 yards.
    £74
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  • Pebble House, West SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Pebble House is located just a stone’s throw from the beach, with a backdrop of beach huts and small fishing boats resting on the pebble foreshore. Tucked away on a quiet road,this smart coastal town house is a holiday home ideal for an escape to the beach. The calm muted tones with gentle splashes of colour and clever design touches are inspired by its fantastic seaside location. The practical layout and calm peaceful position, just west of the bustling town of Worthing, also make it a fantastic family-friendly self-catering cottage on the Sussex coast.

    The ground floor offers a bright modern kitchen which is fully equipped to cook a lovely evening meal. The open plan living/dining room has plenty of seating for all guests and is a comfortable spacious area to eat, play games and relax whatever the weather is doing outside. To the rear is a lovely west-facing suntrap of a patio, complete with chunky picnic bench, barbecue and Wendy house. Upstairs the master double bedroom features an en-suite shower and glimpses of the sea through the French doors to the Juliet balcony. There is also a bunk bedroom suitable for adults (with additional trundle bed suitable for a child up to 12 years) a single bedroom and a shared family bathroom.
    From the enviable beach setting you can pick up the promenade all the way to Worthing and onwards to Shoreham, Brighton and beyond. The Goring-by-Sea Greensward is just a few minutes’ walk away, a large grassy recreation area perfect for a game of football or rounders. The South Downs also within a 10-minute drive, is a great holiday destination for families and dog owners alike, this lovely stretch of West Sussex coastline. Low tide reveals a long flat expanse of sand and rock pools to explore.

    This lovely stretch of Sussex coastline features a long promenade Worthing Pier and WOW (Worthing Observation Wheel) - the new giant big wheel with fantastic long-range views along the Sussex Coast and to the South Downs. At 46 metres high it is the highest observation wheel to be placed in South East England. For other recreation ideas Splashpoint Leisure Centre is a short drive and has fantastic swimming facilities for adults and kids alike. Worthing theatres offer a wide variety of shows at a number of venues including the iconic Pavilion Theatre on the pier. A little further afield there is a huge variety in every direction.

    The historic and picturesque town of Arundel is only a few miles to the west and with the quaint streets, Castle Cathedral and Arundel Wildfowl and Wetland Nature Reserve you will never be lost for a great day out. Heading east will bring you to the vibrant city of Brighton where the i360 The Lanes and a cornucopia of colour awaits. Driving north leads you straight into the South Downs - head to Cissbury Ring 15 minutes away for great panoramic views over Sussex. For some classically British pastimes and events the famous Goodwood Estate near Chichester offers a range of activities including a championship golf course the motor circuit racecourse and the aerodrome, all offering an exciting calendar of events throughout the year with particular mention of course to the Festival of Speed the Goodwood Revival and Glorious Goodwood. Beach 100 yards. Shop and pub ½ mile, restaurant 1½ miles.
    £106
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  • 5 Sea Way, West SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    Bognor Regis, England
    A superb three-bedroom dormer bungalow resting in Elmer, West Sussex. Sea views. Direct beach access. Pet-friendly. Fully enclosed garden. Open fire. Chichester 9.6 miles; Worthing 13.6 miles; Selsey 15.6 miles.
    £156
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  • Downsview Park, SussexInstant Book Overlay Image
    This generous house with superb features and facilities is the perfect getaway for you and your furry friends. More than pet friendly is an understatement! You will find towels, beds, crates, a dog sitting service, even an outside hot and cold dog shower. To top things off, a stunning, 2-acre enclosed field that the owner will make available for two 30-minute slots per day. With sizeable bedrooms and plenty of bathrooms, this property oozes practicality and style. The bedrooms offer king or super kingsize beds along with comfortable, double-sprung Z-Beds, for flexibile sleeping arrangements or additional guests. The spacious conservatory with ample seating, leads to the gorgeous and substantial garden. At the end of this beautiful outside space you will find the fully-equipped bar/summer house, there is a barbecue and a kitchen area for preparing food, altogether a wonderful place to relax with friends and family in the summer sun.
    Downsview Park is ideally situated just over a mile south of the beautiful town of Arundel. Individual shops, stunning architecture, imposing castle and riverside location make this a must spend day or two during your holiday. The WWT Wetland Centre, Swanbourne Lake and South Downs National Park with its pretty villages and fabulous hiking opportunities are all within 5 minutes. Numerous stately homes and gardens are dotted around the area. Goodwood with its world famous motor circuit and horse racing venue is a 20 minute easy drive. The pretty grass runway airport here offers the chance to take an airborne sightseeing experience offering memorable views of the coastline including Portsmouth Dockyards, Gunwharf Quays and the Spinnaker Tower that by road are a 40 minute drive. Lunch or tea airside in this stunning location is also possible. Dogs are welcomed everywhere at Goodwood. Two championship golf courses are on the estate and spa experiences available at the hotel. Tours and afternoon tea are available also here at the stately home. Chichester with its cathedral and Festival Theatre are a short drive, Brighton being 18 miles distant. Dog friendly beaches abound with quite a collection very nearby, a favourite being West Beach at Climping where there is the lovely Baliffscourt for a special dining treat.
    Downsview Park can be booked together with Downsview Cottage (ref UK45514) to accommodate up to 8 guests.
    £126
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