Dog friendly hotels Angus
Dog friendly hotels in Angus give you the perfect, convenient location for exploring Angus, Dundee, the River Tay and beyond. Steeped in the breathtaking scenery and sandy white beaches, Angus is a fabulous place to visit with your pooch. Set within walking distance of Dundee, your family can explore the city from our dog friendly hotel options.
Angus is the perfect place for a family getaway with the beach close by and Angus Glens or Lunan Bay for exploring the great outdoors.
- Invergowrie, ScotlandThis stylish, contemporary detached holiday property is wonderfully situated down a quiet lane in the heart of rural Tayside, on a working livestock farm, yet just 3 miles from the city of Dundee with all its attractions. The stunning floor to ceiling windows in the living area make the most of the scenic views over the countryside towards the River Tay and patio doors from the dining area give guests easy access to the lovely patio area, ideal for al fresco living. The cosy wood burner in the living area supplements the already efficient heating, making it an ideal choice throughout the year.
The very convenient location offers plenty of opportunity to explore the surroundings: there are good hill walks from the door, the Piperdam leisure complex with pool, spa facilities and renowned golf course is just 3 miles, Perth and Dundee are both easily reached, as are St Andrews, Carnoustie and Glasgow. The local tennis courts, which are located just ½ mile away, are available to guests, free of charge with all equipment provided. Dundee has plenty of shopping and other excellent leisure facilities including Discovery Point, a 5-star visitor attraction chronicling Captain Scott’s journey to the Antarctic on the research ship ‘Discovery’. Other interesting days out could include the V&A Museum, an excellent museum of art and design, hill walking in one of the five Angus Glens with their stunning hill and loch scenery approximately an hour’s drive away, golf at one of the many other superb courses in the area, horse riding, fishing, skiing at Glenshee and sailing. There is also an all-weather tennis court 1 mile away. Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles.£116From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Dundee, ScotlandThis gorgeous, detached, whitewashed cottage is located in the tiny hamlet of Bridgend of Lintrathen, near the shore of the Loch of Lintrathen – a stunning and picturesque body of freshwater, in the heart of rural Angus. The cottage is warm and welcoming, well laid out and tastefully furnished, combining contemporary furnishings with a cottage feel. The well-equipped kitchen opens onto a delightful, enclosed rear garden with a fabulous hot tub set on a raised covered deck. Enjoy an al fresco meal prepared on the barbecue while relaxing on a sunny afternoon. Lovers of coffee and glorious homemade food are equally well catered for, the cottage being in walking distance from one of Angus’ hidden treasures, the owner’s café, perfect for coffees, lunches and cakes, ideal after a leisurely walk round the loch.
Lintrathen is host to a plethora of wildlife including otters, ospreys, wildfowl and breeding songbirds, with observation hides sited round the loch. There is fishing, with permits available from the local angling club and there are numerous walks and cycle trails in the surrounding area. Dundee is only a short drive away, with the V&A design museum, the RSS Discovery ship and Verdant Works, a restored mill housing interactive displays, all of which are must-see excursions to the city. There are golf courses abound in the area and hillwalkers are well catered for in the surrounding countryside. The Cairngorms National Park, the Malt Whisky Trail and the ski centre at Glenshee are all within easy reach, offering a wide range of activities whatever the weather and time of year. Beach 25 miles. Shop and pub 6½ miles, restaurant 7 miles.£99From price per night based on 7 night stay
- Brechin, ScotlandDruid’s Knowe sits in a superb position on the outskirts of the little hamlet of Tarfside, in the heart of Glen Esk.
Surrounded by gorgeous scenery this wonderful house has been totally and sympathetically refurbished and modernised right down to the last detail, but still retaining its original character. This is a perfect property if you love the great outdoors, appreciate the splendour of the Scottish countryside and are looking for rest and relaxation in an unspoilt and peaceful location.
The interior features a living room with wood burner on open plan to a well fitted kitchen, three double bedrooms (one on the ground floor) and two bathrooms, while outside there are gardens front and back, where you can sit and soak up the peace and quiet. Tarfside and Glenesk are good starting points for some excellent walks amongst stunning scenery and diverse wildlife. A few miles west of Tarfside is Mount Keen, Scotland’s most easterly Munro. Just along from the house is Glenesk Retreat and Folk Museum, gift shop and an art gallery. The museum is dedicated to the heritage, history and culture of Glenesk and focuses on the life of the rural community. At the bottom of the glen you can travel the length of the Victorian Heritage Trail, passing through Fettercairn with its Gothic Arch and local Distillery (where tours can be taken) up through Cairn o’ Mount and into Royal Deeside, ending at Balmoral Castle.
There is ample fishing and golf in the area as well as some good eating places or why not visit the beautiful beaches on the east coast at Montrose, Lunan Bay and St Cyrus.£85From price per night based on 7 night stay