Loved by Williams Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter, the village of Hawkshead is bursting with character and charm. Cobbled streets, quaint tea rooms and whitewashed houses make this village one of the prettiest in the country. Nestled in the heart of Lake District, with tons of market towns and medieval squares to explore, begin your adventures right from the doorstep of your Hawkshead holiday cottage!
We've got a huge selection of pet-friendly Hawkshead cottages that are just waiting to welcome you and your four-legged friends. Spacious family-friendly cottages are perfect for the whole clan to come along or ground floor apartments with enclosed gardens are great for letting your pooch run around. Looking for something more luxurious? Some of our homes boast swimming pools, hot tubs and tennis courts too! And if you can't find what you're looking for, let our customer service team help!
You've booked your holiday home, now it's time to plan the itinerary – and you won't be short of things to do. For fans of Peter Rabbit, be sure to visit Hill Top and the National Trust's Beatrix Potter gallery. Outdoorsy types will love hiking to scenic locations including Grizedale Forest, Esthwaite Water, Lake Windermere and Coniston Water. And all adventures to this South Lakeland District should be topped off with a trip to the Queen's Head, a cosy 17th century pub that welcomes dogs too.
Best dog-friendly locations around Hawkshead
Whether you want to spend your holiday hiking up Wainwrights or sampling the fabulous local produce, the Lake District National Park has something for everyone. Discover some of the best locations around Hawkshead for more dog-friendly adventures.