Dog Friendly Hotels in Cumbria

A holiday in Cumbria really does have something for everyone and for every dog. Those in search of countryside exploration will be spoilt for choice with the likes of the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales. For something livelier, it’s got to be Carlisle with its range of dog-friendly establishments. Or, for the best of both worlds, you’ve got Lake Windermere and Kirkby Lonsdale.

Of course, when you’re not out and about, you’re going to want a place to stay that will welcome hotel guests and their pups. And, there’s plenty of dog-friendly hotels in Cumbria to choose from. From dog-friendly hotels in the Lake District with views across the fields, pet-friendly country house hotels close to the action, and those smaller boutique hotels that ensure a relaxing stay. That’s before we mention the range of amenities for you - like a hot tub, swimming pool, luxury dining room and breakfast in bed - as well as dog-friendly rooms complete with dog beds and bowls.

At Dog Friendly Hotels, we’re not only experts at finding you accommodation - whether it’s a country hall hotel or Lake District hotels - to suit your requirements but we can recommend the perfect location for dog-friendly breaks and fabulous walks that your four-legged friend will enjoy. So if you’re planning your next staycation, why not allow us to take care of the accommodation? We promise both you and your dog won’t be disappointed with our selection of the best dog-friendly hotels.

Pet Friendly Hotels in Cumbria

  • The Ruddings

    Cumbria

    From: £457

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • The castlegate arms

    Cumbria

    From: £300

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Haweswater Hotel

    Cumbria

    From: £577

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Tweedies Bar and Lodge

    Cumbria

    From: £607

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Macdonald Leeming House

    Cumbria

    From: £901

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Overwater Hall

    Cumbria

    From: £690

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • Royal Oak at Keswick

    Cumbria

    From: £625

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • The Inn At Grasmere

    Cumbria

    From: £598

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY
  • The Traveller's Rest

    Cumbria

    From: £505

    For a 3 night stay
    Sleeps: 2VIEW PROPERTY

Best locations in Cumbria

Home to incredible landscapes, vast green fields, imposing mountains and gorgeous quaint towns and villages, Cumbria makes for a great holiday for the whole family - thanks to its pet-friendly hotels and amenities in the likes of:​

Frequently asked questions for dog-friendly hotels in Cumbria

Which pet-friendly hotels in Cumbria are romantic?

Whether you’re looking to reignite that spark or it’s your first holiday together, we’d choose The Inn at Grasmere or The Derwentwater Hotel.

Where should I stay with my dog in the Lake District?

The Lake District has a wide range of dog-friendly hotels and accommodation. This includes The Derwentwater Hotel, Scafell Hotel and Brackenrigg Inn.

Can dogs stay at the Windermere hotel?

Yes, the Windermere Hotel is proud to be one of Cumbria’s most popular dog-friendly hotels. Others include The Inn at Grasmere and Royal Oak Hotel.

Which part of the Lake District is best for dogs?

The Lake District is lucky enough to have plenty of activities for dogs and their owners. In fact, whichever part of the region you choose, you’ll be spoiled for choice. Some of the most popular - Windermere, Keswick and Ambleside - all boast dog-friendly hotels, forest trails, market towns and family-friendly activities.

What are the best pet-friendly hotels in Cumbria?

This really depends on what you’re looking for. You can find our full range of dog-friendly accommodation in Cumbria on our website or get in touch with our team who would love to help. 

Things to do in Cumbria

Scarfell Pike

Embark on an exhilarating adventure to Scafell Pike, the highest peak in England. Challenge yourself with its rugged terrain, rewarding you with breathtaking views of the Lake District. Hike through picturesque landscapes, soak in the serenity, and conquer the summit for an unforgettable experience.

Address: Scafell Pike, Lake District National Park, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ

Aira Force Waterfall

Discover the enchanting beauty of Aira Force Waterfall, nestled in the heart of the Lake District. Immerse yourself in nature's splendor as you explore the scenic trails that lead to this magnificent waterfall. Take in the tranquil atmosphere, listen to the soothing sounds of cascading water, and capture unforgettable moments.

Address: Aira Force Waterfall, Ullswater, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0JY