Essex is immediately North East of London and has a diverse list of landmarks to its name from Stansted Airport to Southend on Sea, famous in the 50s for London day trippers. Colchester is claimed to be the oldest recorded town dating back to well before the Roman conquest. With more than 14,000 listed buildings in the county it is popular with those interested in history. And with many areas of ancient forest land, Epping Forest itself as well as long, sandy beaches and marshland, Essex is the perfect place for a dog-friendly holiday or short break.

Stay in the peacful vilage of Boxted or in the historic town of Colchester. Essex borders the counties of Hertfordshire, Kent and Suffolk all of which are perfect for a dog-friendly break with dog-friendly accommodation suitable for all breeds and budgets.Don’t forget to also have a look at our fantastic collection of dog-friendly hotels in Essex.

Essex Cottages

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