Can’t bear to leave your pup behind, but love to go on holiday? Windermere is the place for you, with a superb range of dog friendly cottages for your UK staycation. Whether you’re a twosome with an adorable puddy or a family and their beloved labrador, Windermere have something for everyone. Tucked away in the heart of the amazing Lake District National Park, this wonderful town is perfect for dog walks and exploring the countryside at its humble peak.
Dog friendly activities in Windermere
The Lake District is home to dramatic fells, long stretches of open countryside, wild valleys and quiet forests - all providing stunning backups for your not-so everyday dogwalk. Explore with freedom and without worry, as hundreds of Lake District cafes and shops are more than accepting of pets. In fact, the Lakes are swamped with hundreds of pet-lovers each year looking to make the most of this accommodating landscape. And after you’ve had your day of adventure? Simply head back to your pet friendly cottage for a relaxing evening by the fire!
Worried you can’t visit some of the Lakes most well loved attractions? Lakeland Motor Museum accepts pets, as does Windermere Lake Cruises - so no one needs to miss out! Then for dinner, head to the pet-friendly Royal Oak Inn, in Bowness-on-Windermere, for a great meal with your eager pet dutifully in-tow.
Nearby you can visit the quaint towns of Hawkshead, Ambleside and Grasmere.