Everything a dog needs for a PAWfect life!

Planning a day out with the dog? We’ve got many dog-friendly places to explore together: countryside walks, running on the beach, playing in the surf, doggy treats at a cafe, exploring woodlands or dog-friendly heritage properties and their gardens.

UK Dog-Friendly Map

To help you, we’ve covered every region in the UK extensively and you’ll find below our interactive map with dog-friendly places to visit, eat and stay in the UK!


Narrow your dog-friendly search

All our entries are tagged to help focus your search for a dog-friendly trip – click on the word below.

Attractions Bars Beaches Boat Trips Burial Grounds Cafes Campsites Canals Caravans Castles Chalets Chip Shops Cliffs Coast Conservation Cottages Countryside Deli Downs Family Activities Farmland Farm Shops Gardens Grassland Harbours Headland Heathland Heritage Hills Hostels Hotels Kiosks Lakes Lodges Marshes Mountains Mudflats Museums Parkland Pet Shops Piers Pizza Pub Railways Reservoirs Restaurants Rivers Seasonal Restrictions Self-catering Takeaways Valley Wetland Wildlife Woodland

The A-Z of Regions

Do you already have a destination in mind? Asking if we can take the dog? Then, jump to a regional dog-friendly destination guide with our A-Z of Regions.

Recent Dog-Friendly Articles

  • The Benefits of Dog Walking
    Regular walks with your dog can be great fun and benefit both your health and your dog’s health. We all know that exercise is good for us, but sometimes, especially on those cold, dark and wet days, we need encouragement to go out, and this is where having a dog comes in. Most … Read more
  • Praa Sands to Rinsey Head
    If you are staying near Praa Sands on Cornwall’s south coast with your dog, the walk from Praa Sands to Rinsey Head must be on your agenda. It is particularly useful as Praa Sands has seasonal daytime dog restrictions, whilst Porthcew Beach at Rinsey Cove is a beautiful beach with a bonus of … Read more
  • Tring Reservoir along Canal to Bulbourne
    This is a popular walk on the Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire border. The reservoirs and the Grand Union Canal provide a great dog walk, plenty of opportunities to watch the wildlife, and narrow boats go through the flight of six locks. There is car parking, a café at the start and a pub with … Read more
  • Welcome to MyPAWfectPlace
    Hi, My name is Lily and I am a ten-year-old Schnoodle, which is a cross between a Poodle and a Schnauzer for those not in the know. I believe that dogs should not be left at home but have the opportunity to take the family on exciting and dog-friendly adventures. So I created … Read more

Recently Added Dog-Friendly Places


Lyme Park

Macclesfield, Cheshire


Ardrossan and Saltcoats Beaches

Ardrossan, Ayrshire


Dobbies Aylesbury Garden Centre

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire


Gather Kitchen & Deli

Carnoustie, Angus


Carnoustie Beach

Carnoustie, Angus


Kings Arms

Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire