Dog-friendly Holiday Cottages in Cumbria and the Lake District
Thanks to the mountainous and hilly terrain, dog friendly cottages in Cumbria are great destinations for walkers and hikers and also for larger, energetic dogs. This northern county is also home to many dog friendly cottages in the Lake District, England's second oldest national park. This brilliantly green county attracts visitors from all over England thanks to its astounding beauty, especially during the summertime. There are a countless number of public gardens and public castle grounds which are also dog friendly such as Muncaster Castle near Ravenglass or the Rydal Mount Gardens near Ambleside.
Dog friendly cottages in the Lake District are brilliant for dogs and owners alike thanks to the sheer amount available hiking routes and sights on offer here. This area will provide your pooch with endless excitement and exercise which is sure to bring a smile to your face and also to theirs. With new sights, smells and experiences, your dog is bound to have the experience of a lifetime at a dog friendly cottage in Cumbria. The town of Keswick, located in Cumbria, has even been voted as the most dog friendly town in England by the Kennel Club. It is best to know though that during certain times of the year and in certain areas of the lake district, it is mandatory to keep your dog on a lead because of ground-nesting bird season. This precaution is taken to protect the birds from any curious canines.