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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Visit Attingham with your dog

Attingham Park, Shropshire

We welcome dogs at Attingham Park and there are acres upon acres for you to enjoy with your canine companion.


The woodlands at Cliveden

Cliveden, Buckinghamshire

If you want to see a wilder side to Cliveden then head to the woodland. You'll find miles of paths to explore and stunning views leading back to the gardens and over the surrounding countryside.

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Bring your dog to Wentworth Castle Gardens

Wentworth Castle Gardens, South Yorkshire

Wentworth Castle Gardens welcomes all well-behaved dogs and their humans. We have recently introduced a dog friendly area inside the Long Barn café for those days when it's too chilly to sit outside.


Deer keeping with Dom

Knole, Kent

Every season brings beautiful changes to the 1,000 acres of Knole Park. Dom Andrews, the Knole Estate Park and Deer Keeper, talks us through the sights to look out for and how he cares for the wild deer herd and ancient estate.

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Walking in the Gunby Estate

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens, Lincolnshire

Take a walk to Gunby's Ice House Pond or venture further afield to the remains of Bratoft Manor.

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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.

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Visiting Claremont Landscape Garden with your dog

Claremont Landscape Garden, Surrey

We welcome well-behaved dogs on short leads at Claremont from October to April.

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Protect the invisible: Take the lead

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak, Derbyshire

Much of Ilam Park and Dovedale is grazed by livestock that are owned by our tenant farmers. Dogs are always welcome, but please keep them on a lead to help us minimise disturbance to livestock and wildlife.

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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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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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Bring your dog to Chartwell

Chartwell, Kent

Here at Chartwell, we love dogs. Bring your furry companion along on a short lead for a stroll around the gardens or go for a roam in the woods. Find out more about where you can and can't take your dog here.

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Bring your dog to Brockhampton

Brockhampton, Herefordshire

Dogs just love a day out at Brockhampton, with 1,700 acres to explore and plenty of dog-friendly seating dotted around. Plan your day out with your four-legged friend.

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Kent Pooch Passport

Check out our brand new Kent Pooch Passport and see if you can earn an extra special treat for your dog this winter.


9 walks with dog-friendly cafés

After a long stroll in the fresh air with your four-legged friend, it’s nice to have somewhere to sit back and put your feet (or paws) up. We’ve chosen some of our favourite walks with dog-friendly cafés, so you can enjoy getting outside.

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Your dog is welcome at Marsden Moor

Marsden Moor Estate, West Yorkshire

Follow our doggy dos and don’ts for a safe and fun trip on the moors.


What to expect from your visit to Knole

Knole, Kent

Be part of a 400 year old history of visiting Knole when you walk through the gates of Knole House. Or explore the vast expanse of Knole's parkland, offering green open space and the rare chance to walk within a protected conservation area. The park covers 1,000 acres, part of which is owned and managed by the National Trust, with the rest (including the deer herd) in the care of the Sackville family’s Knole Estate.

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Dog Walker Licenses introduced at Tredegar House

Tredegar House

We have recently introduced licenses for professional dog walkers at Tredegar House to help keep all users of the parkland and gardens safe.

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Bring your dog to Dudmaston

Dudmaston, Shropshire

It's great to see dogs and dog lovers enjoying the estate so bring your pooch along and explore the walks.