8 DOG FRIENDLY HOT TUB GETAWAYS IN DEVON WITH HOT TUBS

Are you searching for that perfect dog friendly lodge for that ideal seaside holiday?

Well we’ve got you covered! Devon is home to a fantastic range of gorgeous beaches, exquisite restaurants and majestic views. With so many people flocking to the South West every year, we thought it would be a good idea to give you a heads up of the best dog friendly accommodation in Devon.

Dog Friendly Lodge Comparison Table

Lodge

Key Features

Our Rating

 Price

The Hayloft

Waterside


  • Sleeps 8 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Pub 350 yards away
  • Pets allowed

4 Out of 4

Granary

  • Sleeps 5 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Close to the beach
  • Pets allowed

3.5 Out of 4

Milking Parlour

  • Sleeps 4 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Large Garden
  • Pets allowed

3.5 Out of 4

West Down Farmhouse

  • Sleeps 18 people
  • Large enclosed garden
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Pets Allowed

3.5 Out of 4

Nairn

  • Sleeps 12 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Large garden
  • Pets allowed

3.5 Out of 4

Hazel Barn

  • Sleeps 11 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Cottage oozes character
  • Pets allowed

4 Out of 4

Valley View

  • Sleeps 8 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Large garden & pond
  • Pets allowed

3.5 Out of 4

The Barn

  • Sleeps 14 people
  • Hot Tub
  • Children’s play area
  • Private Paddock

4 Out of 4


Our Best Rated Hot Tub Picks: 8 Superb Dog Friendly Places To Stay In Devon

1

Waterside
Kenn, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


Located on the edge of the very pretty village of Kenn, this large 4-bedroom family home is truly incredible and includes all the features needed to have a breath-taking hot tub break in Devon. Included is a private hot tub and open fire which you can enjoy whilst looking over the picturesque meadows.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 8 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Pub 350 yards away
  • check
    Pets allowed

What makes it a top pick


Our favourite feature of this house is the majestic views you get from overlooking the Devonshire countryside.

2

Granary
Hartland, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


This beautiful two-bedroom dog friendly cottage is situated in the quiet countryside, close to the dramatic coastline of the Hartland Peninsula. It’s a two-floor cottage with spectacular views to the sea across fields and beyond the tower of St Nectans Church. Not to mention the private tub and large garden, perfect for the kids and dogs to run around in.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 5 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Close to the beach and quaint villages
  • check
    Pets allowed

What makes it a top pick


The large garden and blissful countryside views make it a perfect family friendly holiday where you can explore with your pooch.

3

Milking Parlour
Hartland, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


This terrific two-bedroom pet friendly cottage truly is something special. Located in the Devonshire countryside, you really do escape the busy streets of the city and can take in the panoramic views and long walks. It can sleep up to four people and includes an open fire, large garden and private hot tub.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 4 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Large Garden
  • check
    Pets allowed

What makes it a top pick


The quirkiness of the cottage gives it a real homely feel, one in which the whole family would love. Not to mention the spacious garden for the kids and dogs to run around in!

4

West Down Farmhouse
South Molton, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


This magnificent eight-bedroom country house is the perfect stay for large families and friends. It can sleep up to 18 people and is set on 30 acres of beautiful countryside just outside of South Molton. We can’t forget the large enclosed garden which also includes a BBQ, private hot tub and sauna facilities.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 18 people
  • Large enclosed garden
  • Private Hot Tub
  • check
    Pets Allowed

What makes it a top pick


We love the traditional nature of this country house, with a large family or group of friends, you could really experience a wonderful coastal holiday in the West Down Farmhouse.

5

Nairn
Braunton, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


Located in the quiet village of Braunton, this incredible detached house is well worth a stay for any family or friends looking for a quiet pet friendly weekend. With six bedrooms, it can sleep up to 12 people and has a large kitchen area for anyone looking to prepare a feast. Some of the more luxurious features include a hot tub, open fire and wet room.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 12 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Large garden
  • check
    Pets allowed

What makes it a top pick


We love the detail that’s gone into the house and the luxury that comes with it, this house reminds me of a 5-star hotel.

6

Hazel Barn
North Molton, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


This delightful cottage with a hot tub in North Molton has 5 bedrooms and can sleep up to 11 people. Once you step inside, you will be blown away by its character and quality. The living room is spacious with a stunning wood burner where everyone can sit and relax. We also can’t forget about the lush gardens and idyllic views.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 11 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Cottage oozes character
  • check
    Pets allowed

What makes it a top pick


This cosy cottage is a little slice of paradise and its idyllic countryside views make it all that more special.

7

Valley View
Ilfracombe, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


This luxury pet friendly cottage in Devon has all the features to make it a memorable dog friendly break. It sleeps up to 8 people with 5 bedrooms and a large open garden where the kids can play, and you can enjoy the sun. Not to mention your only a stone’s throw away from the blissful seaside resort of Ilfracombe.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 8 people
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Large garden & pond
  • check
    Pets allowed

What makes it a top pick


This beautiful cottage in Devon provides idyllic views that are difficult to replicate anywhere else in the country.

8

The Barn
Southleigh, near Beer, Devon

OVERVIEW & QUICK PEAK


This large barn is the perfect escape for a dog friendly holiday in Devon. It sleeps up to 14 people with 6 large bedrooms and a vast open plan living area. Outside, there is decking with an 8-seater hot tub, BBQ, private paddock and children’s area. This really does have it all for people looking for a dog friendly break in Devon.

Key Features

  • Sleeps 14 people
  • Hot Tub
  • Children’s play area
  • check
    Private Paddock

What makes it a top pick


This stunning cottage in Devon has all the amnesties to make it a terrific coastal holiday for families and friends.


How Dog-friendly is Devon?

Your dog doesn’t have to miss out on the fun when you book a holiday in Devon because there is a wide selection of dog-friendly accommodation which offers guests luxury self-catering for them and their four-legged friends.

The good news doesn’t stop there either; Devon boasts some of the best beaches in the UK and while some do have restrictions during the summer months many are dog-friendly meaning you and your canine companion can enjoy long walks or a game of fetch.

Add to that dozens of dog-friendly attractions, pubs where you and your pooch can relax with a drink and you have all the makings of a fantastic hot tub break that both you and your pup can enjoy.


7 best dog-friendly beaches in Devon

  • Hope Cove
    With a shipwrecked Spanish galleon in the bay, scenic walks and the opportunity to spot kestrels and Peregrine falcons inland, this sandy beach in Glampton which allows dogs on lead is well worth a visit. 
  • Mill Bay
    This gorgeous expanse of golden sands allows dogs all year-round and is situated in the picturesque village of Portlemouth. There are some lovely coastal walks nearby and parking for 60 cars.
  • Fairy Cove
    This beach can be found close to Paignton Harbour under the shadow of stunning red sandstone cliffs. There are some interesting rock pools and plenty of facilities in nearby Paignton.
  • Slapton Sands & Torcross Beach
    Dogs are allowed all year-round on this 3-mile stretch of sand and shingle located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are amenities nearby and water sport equipment can be hired locally.
  • Dartmouth Beach
    With it’s rich maritime heritage, the elegant seaside town of Dartmouth with its independent shops, marina and eateries offers an excellent family day out and the dog-friendly beach is a great place to let your pooch have a run.
  • Beesands
    The long pebble beach at Beesands located next to the lost village of Hallsands is a popular tourist destination and is popular with dog owners. There is parking, toilets and it is backed by a lovely area of grassland with a bird hide.
  • Woolacombe Beach
    Woolacombe is several miles long and can be found in the North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The beach is very popular with surfers and dogs are allowed in certain areas.

Luxury self-catering in Devon – Dog-friendly pubs and places to eat

  • The Grove – With some of the best sea views in Devon, this family and dog friendly seafront pub in Exmouth has a large beer garden and serves delicious locally sourced produce including Exmouth mussels fresh form the dockside.
  • ​The Flower Café – Enjoy a delicious Devon Cream Tea in the pretty courtyard of the The Flower Café, which is located on Plymouth’s famous Barbican. offering a wide range of hot yummy homemade cakes and sandwiches it is dog friendly and boasts a lovely relaxed ambience.
  • Blue Groove – This laid-back restaurant in Croyde serves slap-up breakfasts, leisurely family lunches, or evening culinary delights enjoy freshly prepared Mexican food, authentic curries and locally caught seafood and fish, dogs are welcome in the conservatory and garden.
  • Home Farm Café – The delightful courtyard at this dog-friendly café is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a bite to eat after stroll around Parke a National Trust Estate in Bovey Tracey, serving snacks and evening meals. There are regular live musicians and Jazz evenings.
  • The Devon Arms – Just minutes away from bustling Torquay harbour this relaxed and welcoming pub is a must for anyone staying at a hot tub lodge. The Sunday lunches are a local favourite and you can enjoy them with your pooch at your feet.

More Dogs Allowed Hot Tub Hideaways in the UK

To see all the hot tub cabins that allow dogs we have across the UK then visit dogsbarn.com/pet-friendly-hot-tub-cabins/


Final Thoughts

If you want to experience a slower pace of life, spectacular scenery and a host of attractions plus some of the best weather in the country, Devon is hard to beat.

Couples wanting a romantic getaway, friends celebrating a birthday or special occasion or families wanting to spend days by the sea; they are all well-catered for here and best of all you can bring along your four-legged friend.

Fido will enjoy a short break in Devon as much as you and with superb attractions and plenty of places to eat and drink we think you’ll agree Devon is definitely one of the best places for a dog-friendly holiday in the UK.