Well known for its rugged coastline and traditional English countryside, the West Country offers a diverse array of breathtaking landscapes. Whether it’s pristine beaches, picture-perfect villages or dramatic river valleys, between them, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset offer some of the UK’s most stunning scenery.
A varied landscape where mountains tower above lush river valleys and glassy lakes, interrupted only by charming towns, villages and many historic castles. The stunning coastline offers 750 miles of flawless beaches and hidden coves, and Cardiff offers a vibrant atmosphere and plenty of cultural discoveries.
Scotland is a land of real diversity. Revel in the vibrancy of Edinburgh and Glasgow or enjoy solidarity on the peaceful islands of Skye or Lewis. Walk beside gentle lochs or rushing rivers, climb towering mountains and discover hidden beaches and ancient battle grounds. Not only that but Scotland is swathed in historic castles, stately homes and attractions to suit just about anyone.
From the huge open skies and vast beaches in Norfolk to the traditional seaside charm in Essex, the East of England is a varied holiday destination. Taking in Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, you can also enjoy stunning countryside, cultural cities, historic castles and several Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Encompassing the likes of The Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire, a holiday in the Heart of England guarantees a traditional English break. Get lost in the stunning countryside, explore cultural cities, market towns and picture-perfect villages. Not only that but you can discover stately homes, peaceful gardens and beautiful castles.
Home to some of the UK’s most loved Victorian seaside towns, the South Coast promises perfect family memories full of fish and chips and ice cream! Head slightly inland and you can enjoy the likes of the New Forest in Hampshire, the South Downs in Sussex and cultural cities like Canterbury in Kent.
There are many contrasting landscapes in the North of England, from the unspoilt mountains in the Lake District to the vast rolling countryside of Yorkshire. If you’re more interested in the coast then Northumberland’s stunning beaches and Yorkshire’s popular fishing villages will not disappoint.
With so many beautiful places in the UK designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is a testament to just how special much of the country’s landscapes are. Choose from the peaks of Snowdonia, the honey-coloured villages of the Cotswolds, the unspoilt wilderness of the Cairngorms.
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Exeter (4mls S), Devon
Dawlish (2mls NW), Devon
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Dawlish Warren (1ml N), Devon
Dawlish Warren, Devon
Kenn (1ml N), Devon
Best known for the railway line running along the coast offering a stunning view of the English Channel, Dawlish is a charming South Devon seaside town with plenty of dog-friendly cottages. This idyllic area features a choice of Dawlish accommodation including converted haylofts, chic apartments, spacious lodges and romantic retreats, making this a fabulous destination for couples, families, groups of friends and their canine companions. Ideally situated for exploring the English Riviera, Dawlish is a delightful Victorian seaside resort which makes a fantastic destination for anyone seeking a peaceful holiday base. There’s plenty for dogs and their owners to do throughout this part of Devon, with beautiful beaches, sheltered coves, long walks, pleasure cruises and plenty of great places to eat and drink.
The delightful seaside resort of Dawlish Warren (1.5 miles) is known for its sand dunes and charming nature reserve, and has a number of dog-friendly pubs, shops and restaurants. Your furry friends can enjoy walks in Dawlish Countryside Park, along the South West Coast Path, into Haldon Forest Park (11.5 miles) and along the Exe Estuary. Dogs are permitted on several local beaches (with some seasonal and geographic restrictions) including Dawlish Town, Dawlish Warren, Teignmouth and Ness Cove. You can also accompany your pets as they explore Babbacombe Model Village (9.5 miles), the majestic Powderham Castle (5.5 miles) and the grounds at Ugbrooke House (9 miles) and Trago Mills (13 miles). The historic city of Exeter (13 miles) and the vast expanses of Dartmoor (12 miles) are within easy reach.
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