For those looking for a chance to get away but need somewhere dog-friendly, Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) offers ideal canine-friendly properties for guests to relax in the company of their pet. The country retreats and secluded hotels surrounded by acres of woodland that are on offer from SLH are perfect for dog walking and indulging in some quality time with the pet pooch.
Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) offers a variety of properties that welcome canine companions including the luxurious Raithwaite Estate in Whitby, North Yorkshire, the magnificent Luton Hoo Hotel, the charming Dormy House Hotel in the Cotswolds and The Arch in central London.
This expansive 19th century country estate from Small Luxury Hotels of the World features a courtyard with Deluxe rooms and The Keep with ground floor Club rooms, specifically designed to accommodate owners and their dogs. The acres surrounding the hotel are abundant with millstreams, woodland and a pretty waterfall, offering the perfect setting to let dogs exercise while owners enjoy the beautifully maintained gardens. For the ultimate relaxation experience during a break, the spa at The Raithwaite Estate has everything needed to de-stress and detox, with a heated indoor pool, steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi. However guests don’t need to worry about leaving their pet, as the hotel has its very own Dog Spa, where pooches get pampered with a variety of treatments and therapies to energise and invigorate. Alternatively the hotel features one of the most comfortable dog lodges in the UK, where guests can leave their dog safe in the knowledge that it will be looked after well while they make the most of their surroundings, taking advantage of the splendid Poachers Bar, the variety of sports organised by the hotel, or simply relaxing in the luxurious comfort of their room.
Located in the glorious English countryside, this former stately home from Small Luxury Hotels of the World provides a luxurious retreat for guests and their pet. The stunning mansion is surrounded by 1000 acres of parkland, with its own river, lakes, spa and 18-hole golf course. Guests can stay with their canine companions in ground floor Parkland and Flower Garden rooms, with patio doors allowing immediate access onto the grounds. For an extra £30 per night, the hotel will ensure every dogs needs are taken care of, they will organise dinner, a bed, a bowl, a ball and some doggy treats. On request, the restaurant’s chef will happily prepare a pre-ordered doggy dinner using dog-friendly ingredients, and room service will deliver the meals to guests’ rooms at suitable feeding times. The reception team can also recommend great walks around the grounds for dog walkers.