Dog Friendly Stays in Suffolk

Black Labrador in Rose Cottage gardenWe have a variety of dog-friendly cottages that sleep 2-5 people and take 1 or 2 dogs each.
Black Labrador shown in Rose Cottage garden! Photo © Roz Gordon

Enjoy your stay without leaving your four-legged companion behind! Cottages have enclosed gardens and there are plenty of walks from the door to farm tracks, local footpaths, heathland and more..please bring your own dog beds, food and water bowls etc.. 

Dogs are welcome at many local pubs at or close to the Suffolk coast so you can enjoying walking and then lunch or dinner while out and about! There are plenty of dog friendly places to visit like National Trust's Dunwich Heath and Sutton Hoo, Millenium Green at Halesworth and the Suffolk Punch Trust near Woodbridge. Dog-friendly beaches along the East Suffolk coast abound, Dunwich, Sizewell and Walberswick have no restrictions, Aldeburgh and Southwold do. Let your dog join in the fun too.


Our Dog Friendly Cottages

St Mary's Cottage Holton
St Mary's Cottage Holton

Charming cottage with peaceful garden at Holton close to Halesworth/Southwold. Ideal for couples/families. One dog welcome. Book now for your 2020 weekly holiday dates.

Sleeps 4 people
September Cottage Wenhaston
September Cottage Wenhaston

Charming 18th century cottage. Enclosed rear garden. Easy walk to local pubs. One dog welcome. Available for short breaks end September onwards, book online or call Trish.

Sleeps 4 people
Eva's Cottage, Wenhaston
Eva's Cottage Wenhaston

Delightful mid-1800’s terraced cottage set in the heart of the village. Comfortable and well equipped with sunny patio. One dog welcome. Available September onwards. Great reviews!

Sleeps 3 people
Leman Cottage Wenhaston
Leman Cottage Wenhaston

Leman Cottage oozes unspoilt character. Available during September, short breaks. Quiet, rural location. Also stunning Suffolk barn conversion next door. Sleeps 8. Ask Trish for more details..

Sleeps 5 people
Rose Cottage, Wenhaston
Rose Cottage Wenhaston

Charming part-17th century cottage in quiet village location. Ideal for couples. 1 or 2 dogs welcome too. Close to local pub and great walks from the door. Available during September onwards. Phone to book!

Sleeps 4 people
Dreadnought Wenhaston
Dreadnought Wenhaston

A stylish cottage, beautifully refurbished, combining original features with modern conveniences. Quiet village location. One dog welcome. Available from 14 October onwards. Book now!

Sleeps 4 people
Eve's Cottage, Theberton
Eve's Cottage Theberton

Charming characterful hideaway. Ideal for couples or families wishing to explore Aldeburgh, RSPB Minsmere and more. One dog welcome. Great walks nearby. Available during August. Phone, email or book online now!

Sleeps 4 people
8 Hill Cottages Bramfield
8 Hill Cottages Bramfield

A pretty cottage with garden at front and rear. Beams and bread oven. Dog can come too! Great reviews.. walk to local pub. Short breaks all year. Dates available - see online booking page. Book now!

Sleeps 4 people
9 Hill Cottages Bramfield
9 Hill Cottages Bramfield

Rural charm with garden at front and rear for a couple or family. Great sunsets! Ideal base for exploring the Suffolk coast. One dog welcome. Short breaks available all year. Book online!

Sleeps 4 people
33 Victoria Street Southwold
33 Victoria Street

Charming seaside cottage, heart of Southwold, just a short walk to the beach. Comfortable, well-equipped. Children age 5 years plus, one dog welcome. Available during September onwards, short breaks too. Book now!

Sleeps 4 people
The Hut at Walberswick
The Hut at Walberswick

The Hut is a unique property with simple accommodation in an out-of-the-way location yet close to the Village Green in Walberswick. Phone or email to reserve for summer 2020!

Sleeps 4 people

Some Dog-Friendly Places for Food and Drink:

The Star Inn, Wenhaston
The Queen's Head Inn, Blyford
White Hart, Blythburgh
The Ship, Dunwich
The Bell Inn, Middleton
Eels Foot Inn, Eastbridge
The Crown Inn, Westleton
The Plough & Sail, Snape
The Anchor Inn, Walberswick
The Bell Inn, Walberswick
The Plough, Wissett
The Lord Nelson, Southwold
Sole Bay Inn, Southwold
The Harbour Inn, Southwold

Here are some Dog-Friendly Places To Visit:

Nb. Dogs should be kept on leads unless stated and some areas may be restricted. Please enquire before visit

Dunwich Heath (please also see The 'Woof' Guide)
Millennium Green, Halesworth
Helmingham Hall Gardens
Southwold Pier
Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum, Flixton
Oasis Camel Centre, Linstead
Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Norfolk
Suffolk Punch Trust, near Woodbridge
Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge
Dunwich Museum
Big Dog Ferry, Beccles
Walberswick to Southwold Ferry
The Tide Mill Living Museum, Woodbridge
Stonham Barns, Stonham Aspel
Framlingham Castle

Here are some Dog-Friendly Beaches:

Aldeburgh (dogs allowed north end to Thorpeness)
Dunwich (no restrictions)
Sizewell (no restrictions)
Southwold (restrictions between 1 April - 30 September)
Walberswick (no restrictions)

Some Doggy Events:

Suffolk Dog Day, Helmingham Hall
Festival of Dogs, Framlingham
All About Dogs, Ipswich