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Pet Friendly Cottages in the Lake District

Posted on 27th November 2014 by CE Team

If you’re struggling to find the perfect break away with your pooch, Cottage Escapes has seven great dog-friendly cottages in the Lake District. Located in and around the very popular market town of Keswick, these pet friendly cottages are sure to give you a relaxing break away with your loved ones and your dogs!

Marley’s Den

Marley’s Den is located very centrally in Keswick. The cottage is spread over two floors and sleeps four in two bedrooms – one en-suite and one luxury bathroom. The pub is on your doorstep and there is easy access to the town centre, featuring great local shops, restaurants, museums and parks.

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Tommy’s Cottage

Tommy’s Cottage is a great pet friendly cottage in the Lake District, and has recently been luxuriously refurbished. A great location for avid walkers, this cottage is located just a five minute walk away from the town centre. Boasting three bedrooms – one en-suite plus free Wi-Fi, Tommy’s Cottage is the ideal space to spend the summer months or Christmas holidays with a private sun-trap garden to relax and host BBQ’s.

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James’s Cottage

James’s Cottage is a three bedroom cottage that sleeps 6, located in the centre of Keswick. This cottage is the perfect pet friendly retreat, offering a rear courtyard with garden furniture and an outhouse for bicycles. There are many great walks surrounding this cottages that both you and your dogs will love, and the town centre pubs are just a stones-throw away to relax in after a lengthy hike.

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22 Rose Terrace

Located in the heart of Keswick, 22 Rose Terrace is another fantastic pet-friendly cottage in the Lake District. With River Greta on your doorstep and the Keswick Museum and Art Gallery a short walk away, this cottage is an ideal location for a short break.

22 Rose Terrace features two bedrooms, one bathroom and a recently redecorated lounge and kitchen with a wood burning stove for those colder winter nights. Finally, with a pub just a two minute walk away, this cottage based in the charming countryside is a faultless pet friendly getaway.

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Mount Pleasant

Located in Threlkeld, Mount Pleasant is a larger scale option for a pet-friendly cottage holiday. With four bedrooms and plenty of outside space for the dogs to explore, this spacious cottage has enough room for a party of eight and their pets.

Mount Pleasant holds breathtaking views from every room, and the local pubs and restaurants of the thriving Keswick are a mere 10 minute drive away. With plenty of things to do in the area and large rooms to relax in, Mount Pleasant is the perfect location for a pet friendly cottage holiday in the UK.

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Elmcot is an enchanting detached cottage surrounded by the delightful countryside of Keswick. Renovated and extended in 2014 to include two bedrooms and modern bathrooms, Elmcot has a lot to offer for a group of four.

Due to its quiet and peaceful location, it could be the prefect place for pets with plenty of opportunities for long walks in the countryside. If you are looking for more activities to occupy the family, Elmcot is only a short walk away from the centre of Keswick with its wide range of local shops, pubs, restaurants, parks and museums to explore.

And with a closed garden and idyllic location, Elmcot is the perfect pet friendly holiday cottage in the Lake District to host a cottage escape.

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