7 dog friendly cottages in Cornwall with sea views - Dog Friendly Cornwall

7 dog friendly cottages in Cornwall with sea views


Does your dog love nothing more than sun, sand and waves? Then look no further than a weekend away by the coast in Cornwall.  Here’s a few of our best dog-friendly cottages in Cornwall with sea views.


Mini Barn, St Just

Mini Barn


Location: St. Just

Sleeps: Two

Pets allowed: Two pets welcome

Overlooking the Pendeen Watch lighthouse, Mini Barn is a cosy apartment for two, ideal for a relaxed weekend away by the coast. With an enclosed garden and patio space, your pup can safely enjoy plenty of the fresh sea air while you soak up the glorious views of West Cornwall! In the local village, you’ll find all the amenities you need, including a shop and pub. Fans of Poldark might be interested to find out that the popular series was filmed nearby!

Take a walk: Head over to Portheras Cove, a soft, sandy beach where dogs are welcome throughout the year.

Grab a bite to eat: On your way back from a good walk, visit The North Inn, Pendeen a beautiful dog friendly pub with great food.

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10 Horizons, Newquay



Location: Newquay

Sleeps: Four

Pets allowed: One pet welcome

Stylish and contemporary, 10 Horizons is for cool canines and owners who love a bit of luxury. Just a short stroll from some of the best beaches in Newquay, you’ll never be short on gorgeous locations for top-quality walkies. The apartment also benefits from a swimming pool and sauna – perfect for relaxing in after a day spent walking in the local area.

Take a walk: Newquay offers beautiful coastline and beaches so you are spoiled for choice. Take a walk along the coast path towards Watergate Bay and enjoy spectacular coastline and huge, sandy beaches.

Grab a bite to eat: Head down to Lusty Glaze with a fabulous pet friendly restaurant and sheltered, dog-friendly cove.

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Cove View, Porthcurno

Cove View


Location: Porthcurno

Sleeps: Three

Pets allowed: One pet welcome

There’s no need to jet off to the Mediterranean when you can experience views like this. Cove View is a stylish, open-plan apartment set in an enviable position above Porthcurno Beach, with panoramic views of the coast from almost every window. Relax in comfort with your four-legged friend, with a quiet, sandy beach just minutes away – it really is your very own private paradise.

Take a walk: The famous Minack Theatre above Porthcurno is nearby and dogs are welcome during the daytime. You can also visit St. Levan’s Holy Well. From here, you’ll get to experience incredible views of the  coastline.

Grab a bite to eat: Take a short five-minute drive over to The Logan Rock Inn, where you can sample local ales and hearty pub grub.

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11 Ocean Gate

11 Ocean Gate


Location: Newquay

Sleeps: Two

Pets allowed: More than one pet welcome

Bright and modern, 11 Ocean Gate is a cosy and welcoming dog-friendly holiday home for two. On warm, sunny mornings, make the most of your surroundings with an alfresco breakfast on the patio while taking in the coastal views of North Cornwall.

The apartment is ideally located within walking distance to the town of Newquay, where you’ll find plenty of things to see and do. From bustling beaches to glorious gardens, there’s a whole host of dog-friendly activities here.

Grab a bite to eat: Lewinnick Lodge is a gorgeous, dog friendly restaurant with spectacular views and a well-deserved reputation for excellent food and service.

Take a walk: Walk along nearby Pentire Headland down to the beautiful, dog-friendly surfer’s mecca which is Fistral Beach.

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Location: Seaton

Sleeps: Four

Pets allowed: Two pets welcome

We love the nautical theme throughout Starfish, a delightful seaside apartment in South Cornwall. Just 200 yards from the nearest beach, you can simply stick your flip flops on in the morning and head straight for the sand! In the evenings, watch the sunset over the horizon from the comfort of your private balcony. If you can tear yourself away from the cosy surroundings of Starfish, you’ll find a lovely local bistro and beach cafe in the quaint village of Seaton.

Take a walk: Leave the car on the drive and head down to Seaton Beach, a long, shingle beach that allows dogs year-round.

Grab a bite to eat: Treat yourself to a homemade cake and a coffee at The Hideaway, where well-behaved dogs are very much welcome.

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Suncroft, Praa Sands



Location: Praa Sands

Sleeps: Six

Pets allowed: Two pets welcome

Suncroft is the ideal pet-friendly cottage for a family break by the seaside. With nothing but the sound of rolling waves and seabirds, you’ll feel relaxed from the moment you step inside this bright and welcoming holiday home. On sunny days, pack a picnic basket and take a short stroll down to the beach, while the dogs explore their new coastal surroundings. If you feel like venturing into the nearest town, then Marazion has plenty to offer.

Take a walk: Have a relaxed walk along Praa Sands Sept to June or head a little further along the coast path to Rinsey Cove, a hidden gem of a year-round dog-friendly beach along the coastline from the cottage.

Grab a bite to eat: Pop into the Sandbar for really great food, including their legendary Sunday carvery.

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Hawks Ridge

Hawks Ridge

Location: Downderry

Sleeps: Six

Pets allowed: One pet welcome

Talk about a holiday cottage with a view! Hawks Ridge is the ideal base for those who want to explore Cornwall with their four-legged friend. The apartment even has an enclosed garden, so your pooch can relax outdoors safely. As you may have already guessed, one of the best features of Hawks Ridge is its private balcony, where you can enjoy breathtaking sunsets every evening. In the summer months, it’s the perfect place to relax with a good book any time of the day.

Take a walk: Make your way from Downderry to Portwinkle, a 6.7-mile circular walk along terrific coastal paths.

Grab a bite to eat: After a busy day of exploring the nearby area, head over to the Inn On The Shore for a hearty home-cooked meal. 

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