Dogs at our places

Dog-lovers and their pooches look no further. If you’re looking for fun things to do together, here’s all our dog-related content in one place.

Dog enjoying a stroll in the garden at Lyme, Cheshire
Dogs in the garden of a holiday cottage on the Holnicote Estate

Dog-friendly holiday cottages 

Our holiday cottages are set in amazing locations that are perfect for exploring the great outdoors, and with over 160 dog-friendly cottages to choose from you can bring your four-legged friend along on the adventure.

Dog peering through bridge at Sheffield Park East Sussex

Dog accessories 

Get organised for your next outdoor adventure with our range of dog accessories. From glow in the dark collars, to leads and chew toys, we'll make sure everyone is ready for your next outing.

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Beningbrough Newton Walk

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, North Yorkshire

Stretch your legs and enjoy a gentle walk around Beningbrough’s wider estate taking in the historic parkland. As well as the option to take in the bluebells in the spring, you can also include a loop round Newton village making this a really flexible walk, depending on how far you want to wander on your adventures.


Dog walking in the Midlands

Well-behaved dogs are welcome at many of the places in our care, here are just a few of our favourites.

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The Lakeside walk

Berrington Hall, Herefordshire

Take a gentle stroll down to the lake and take a moment to take in the scenery and the sites and sounds of the parkland.

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Waggy tails welcome

Lanhydrock, Cornwall

Take your dog for a walk around the Lanhydrock estate.

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Bringing your dog to Speke Hall

Speke Hall, Liverpool

Planning on bringing your dog to Speke Hall? Download our dog walking map to find out where you and your furry friend can go in our grounds.

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Autumn walks at Hinton Ampner

Hinton Ampner, Hampshire

Whether you're looking forward to dusting off the cobwebs and breathing in the crisp autumnal air or building up an appetite to sample some warming treats there are plenty of reasons to explore our estate.

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Best places for dog walking

We've some fantastic locations and landscapes for you and your four-legged friend to explore and enjoy - here are just a few suggestions.

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Dog friendly Castle Ward

Castle Ward, County Down

Discover our new dog exercise area and dog-friendly cafe

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Dog Walking at Sutton Hoo

Sutton Hoo, Suffolk

Bring your dog for a walk at Sutton Hoo


Dog-friendly walks in Wales

Find the perfect walk for you and your four-legged companions in Wales. Try a mountainous walk, coastal stroll, a nose around a few gardens or enjoy tasty treats in a tea-room.


Where to go dog walking in Llŷn

Let your dog’s roll around in the sand or splash about in the sea with our dog friendly walks in Llŷn.

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Ilam Park to the Stepping Stones in Dovedale

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak, Derbyshire

Discover the limestone countryside of the southern Peak District, famed for its wildlife and geology on an easy walk to Dovedale valley. On the River Dove you might spot ducks, dippers, heron or brown trout.


Dog walking in Oxfordshire

From world famous landscapes gardens to epic ancient woodlands, there is a huge variety of dog-friendly places for you to explore.


Dog walks by the coast

Dogs love playing on the sand, so we've picked some of our top dog-friendly beaches where you can take your four-legged friends for a walk.

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Red Trail

Mount Stewart, County Down

Mount Stewart is typical early Irish demesne, with a wide range of open vista farmland, woodland, orchards, follies, alongside the house, and exotic garden. Since 1744, explore the demesne woodlands and farmland which have remained much within their original plantations and field systems.

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Four-legged friends

Montacute House, Somerset

You are welcome to enjoy the garden and parkland with your dogs throughout the season.

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Visiting Mottisfont with your dog

Mottisfont, Hampshire

We love dogs and they're more than welcome to explore the gardens and estate with you. While dogs are welcome in most places we ask that you keep dogs on a short lead at all times while you visit, so that everyone can enjoy their time with us.

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Canine companions at Castle Coole

Castle Coole, County Fermanagh

There is plenty for both you and your dog to enjoy at Castle Coole, with a variety of walks within the parkland and plenty of outdoor seating.