Dog Friendly Holiday Cottages in Wiltshire
Wiltshire's rolling hills are steeped in history and with plenty of dog friendly spaces, you'll find lots of stunning dog friendly cottages to choose from for your Wiltshire escape. Between a visit to Stone Henge, a trip to see the awe-inspiring Salisbury cathedral or a hike up to visit the chalk horse, you and your four legged friend will have pawsome break to this beautiful part of the country.
- Warminster, EnglandHotson House is a luxury holiday home that can comfortably accommodate up to fourteen guests and presents a wonderful base for a group of family and friends to enjoy a luxurious and relaxing break. The property showcases a hot tub, seven bedrooms with Smart TVs, four bathrooms, a games room with pool table, table football and table tennis, a cinema room and large enclosed garden.
The property is divided into two, the main house and the annexe, the main part of the building on the ground floor has a large kitchen/dining area with seating for all guests, a breakfast bar, and kingsize bedroom. Other features include a utility room, shower room, large hallway, a large living room with comfortable seating areas, Smart TV and a wood burner with patio doors opening out into the garden. From the door leading from the utility area, you can access the detached cinema room and games room in the garage. The annexed area can be accessed through a connecting hallway or via a separate entrance and it contains an additional kitchen and dining area, living room, double bedroom, a shower room and a staircase leading to the twin bedroom above.
The first floor of the main house features four good sized bedrooms, a master with kingsize bed and large ensuite with bath, another kingsize bedroom, a double room with cot and a twin bedroom. Also on the first floor is a family bathroom. The main house sleeps ten whilst the adjoined annexe sleeps four. The private enclosed garden has a large lawn, a sprawling decked area, gas barbeque, outdoor seating, children’s play equipment, a large shed for bicycles and a hot tub. In front of the property is a large, gated driveway with parking for up to five cars.
Hotson House is ideally located for exploring the surrounding areas. This fabulous area has many local attractions with Longleat just 5 miles away, take a visit to Heaven’s Gate where you can see the views of the Longleat Estate. Conveniently located to explore Bath, Salisbury, Stonehenge, Stourhead and many other local attractions. Head back to Hotson House after days out for some relaxation in the hot tub or chill and watch a film in the cinema room.£533From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Royal Wootton Bassett, EnglandThis Queen Anne house, dating from 1708, is located in the centre of Cricklade. Mainly used as a private residence, this property also served as a boarding school for girls for a period beginning in 1833.
It is a large house with spacious accommodation and an extensive garden backing on to St Sampson’s Church. A door in the garden wall opens directly to the churchyard. It is very suitable for family get togethers over Christmas and the New Year, or in the summer for weddings or bank holiday breaks. The owner has links with a local catering company who can arrange meals for large numbers.
On the ground floor you will find two living areas, a dining area, a well-equipped kitchen with pantry and additional dining table, a boot and coat room with downstairs toilet as well as basement utility with washing machine and ironing facilities. The property has wealth of character with an amazing grand staircase which leads to the first floor. On the first floor you will find the master bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room, second bedroom with two singles and en-suite shower room, and a third double bedroom with basin and family bathroom. On the second floor are four double bedrooms with basins, and a second family bathroom. All the bedrooms are a generous size. Outside there is parking for four cars within the gated yard, as well as outbuildings and the large garden with views of St Sampson’s Church.
Situated in the north of Wiltshire, Cricklade is a Saxon town and is the southern gateway to the Cotswolds. There are many walks close by, The Thames Path National Trail runs through the town, as well as many other nature reserves close by forming part of the Cotswold Water Park. Cricklade is a perfect base for many, with plenty to do close by.£348From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Netton, EnglandThis attractive, detached, single-storey holiday cottage stands on the banks of the trout-filled River Avon. Occasional dry fly fishing can be arranged with prior arrangement with the owner. There will be an additional charge for this.
The surrounding area is full of picturesque villages, and across the river is the 16th-century Heale House with 8 acres of beautiful gardens. Nearby is Stonehenge, and the lesser known neolithic site of Woodhenge. Salisbury has Britain’s finest medieval cathedral with the best preserved original Magna Carta. Shop, pub 1 mile.£107From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Melksham, EnglandThis semi-detached holiday home is situated in an urban location on the edge of Melksham, in the very heart of the Wiltshire countryside. Local amenities include a supermarket, takeaway, pub and department store which are just a short stroll away, as is a railway station if you fancy a rest from driving. There is a wealth of beauty spots and attractions nearby. Visitors flock to nearby Lacock village, where many a BBC period drama has been filmed. Wander the delightful cobbled streets before visiting Lacock Abbey, former home of Fox Talbot (founder of pinhole photography), where you can visit the cloisters where Harry Potter was filmed. Just up the road is Castle Combe, famous for its race track and once voted Britain’s most picturesque village. Spend a relaxing morning at The Courts Garden (NT) or enjoy a riverside stroll in Bradford-on-Avon. Bath is 11 miles, where you can visit the famous Roman baths, sweeping Georgian crescents and Bath Abbey. The mighty Stonehenge and Avebury stone circles are within a short drive. See the flight of 27 locks at Caen Hill or hire a canal boat at Bradford-on-Avon or Devizes. Longleat Safari Park and Center Parcs (day passes available) can be found in Warminster. Shop and restaurant 50 yards, pub 100 yards.£100From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Sedgehill, EnglandSet in a peaceful rural location on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire, this holiday property is situated on Whitebridge Farm, which is not a working farm but is ideal for a family touring holiday with excellent walking and cycling in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Set in 10 acres along with 8 other cottages, they are grouped around an attractive grassed courtyard and were once stables for the owner’s impressive farmhouse (built in 1872). Within the grounds, adjacent to the main car park, is a grassed children’s playground area (for under 12s only), and there is a field adjacent to the property that is ideal for walking dogs. There are 2 x 120 KW fast charges that have been installed within a 7-minute walk of Whitebridge Farm. They can be found on the grounds of an award-winning deli where you can enjoy a leisurely coffee or lunch whilst your car is charging.
Both the South Wiltshire and Dorset cycle ways pass nearby and there are numerous waymarked walks, including the half-hour Shaftesbury town trail, which leads to the famous Gold Hill, with its magnificent views. Many historic houses in the area, including Stourhead (National Trust). An hour’s drive leads to Salisbury, Bath, Cheddar and Weymouth. Visit Stonehenge, and then the ancient Avebury Stone Circle. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.£99From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Marlborough, EnglandDetached former farm cottage, idyllic remote Wiltshire Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, up on The Ridgeway above Ogbourne St George. Comfortably furnished. Woodburning stove. Rural views. Walks straight from the door. Marlborough 5 miles.£76From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Marlborough, EnglandImpressive rural Wiltshire cottage, a mile from the village of Great Bedwyn. WiFi. Close to the Kennet and Avon Canal. Lovely walking in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Crofton Steam Beam Engines close by. Marlborough 7 miles.£89From price per night based on 7 night stay