Devon loves dogs! So when you come here to enjoy our beaches, countryside, and unrivalled hospitality, why not share it with your faithful, furry, four-legged friend? There’s (obviously) plenty to do outdoors (have you ever seen a dog who doesn’t enjoy a beach?); plus, you’ll find many of our pubs and inns in the Dart Valley are only too happy to welcome a new canine customer.
We’ve dozens of pet-friendly homes – so remember to pack the lead, toys, and chews and share your well-earned holiday. Here are just a few extra suggestions:
Dartmouth Steam Railway and Riverboat
Dartmouth Steam Railway and Riverboat Company offer dog-friendly trips, including a ride on a steam train from Dartmouth onwards to Paignton and back. The wonderful views are a must on the train, and you can couple this with a bus and boat trip.
Walks to make everyone smile
We are surrounded by the glorious countryside, and there’s no better walk than the South Devon Coast Path, running 90 miles north and 115 miles south. There’s bound to be a section to suit you.
A plate of food with the perfect pooch
Dartmouth and Dittisham are known for their hospitality shown to our furry friends, and here is a quick outline of our recommendations