Pet Friendly Cottages in Windermere

Windermere is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the Lake District, for people and dogs alike! It has great walks, lakes to explore, and dog-friendly pubs, cafes and attractions to visit. Below are some of our dog friendly cottages in Windermere to relax in after a day enjoying the great outdoors:

Swallow's Nest

Living room with open fire at Swallow's Nest in WindermereBright and beautiful, Swallow's Nest is on a quiet street close to the heart of Windermere. With big windows that look out onto the garden and over the park, a wonderful open fire, and gorgeous decor, Swallow's Nest is a brilliant Lake District retreat!

Sleeps 5, 1 dog welcome

The Hayloft (Windermere)

Kitchen-Diner at The Hayloft holiday cottage in WindermereThe Hayloft is a stunning 17th century barn that has been converted to the highest of standards. The multi-level living areas include views over the extensive garden and fells. Why not spend an evening round the fire pit? Your pooch will love a run around on the lawn before settling down to warm himself.

Sleeps 6, 1 dog welcome

The Crow's Nest

Living room at The Crow's Nest in Bowness-on-WindermereThis welcoming holiday cottage is just down the road from Windermere village in the town of Bowness. It makes the most of its stunning views with an upside-down layout and your pooch will love a sniff around the enclosed patio garden, or warming himself on the balcony!

Sleeps 4, 1 dog welcome

Tanyard Cottage

Tanyard Cottage near WindermereA cosy Lakeland cottage in the rural village of Finsthwaite close to Windermere and Newby Bridge, providing comfortable open plan accommodation for 2-3 people plus pooch.

Sleeps 3, 1 dog welcome

The Hideaway

The Hideaway in WindermereA delightful stone terraced house set along a quiet street in the heart of bustling Windermere Village, yet just two minutes walk from the cottage, at the top of the road, is Queen's Park, with plenty of space to stretch little legs.

Sleeps 4/5, 1 dog welcome

The Lodge, Matson Ground

The Lodge, Matson Ground in WindermereJust a mile from Lake Windermere but situated on an estate and surrounded by lovely countryside, the Lodge is a beautiful and stylish cottage, with comfortable furniture and sumptuous furnishings.

Sleeps 4, 1 dog welcome

Howe Farm

Howe Farm near Bowness-on-WindermereDating back to the 1650’s and sleeping six people in three comfortable bedrooms, this beautiful and quirky cottage is ideal for a holiday with your dog, situated less than eight miles from bustling Bowness-on-Windermere with large gardens and a vista stretching from the Lake District fells to the River Kent estuary.

Sleeps 6, 2 dogs welcome

Bridge House

Bridge House near WindermereBridge House is a traditional country cottage set in the rolling countryside of Cartmel Fell, just 15 minutes drive from Bowness-on-Windermere. Sleeping 6 in 3 comfortable bedrooms it is an ideal property for a family or group of friends holidaying together.

Sleeps 6, 1 dog welcome

The Bolthole

The Bolthole in Windermere, the Lake DistrictThe Bolthole is so conveniently located in the centre of Windermere, with Booths supermarket just across the road, and all the attractions of Windermere village a few minutes' walk down the hill! It's a bright and colourful apartment spread over two floors with lots of nooks and crannies that both dogs and kids will love exploring.

Sleeps 6, 2 dog welcome


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