The Benefits of Dog-Friendly Self-Catering Holiday Apartments

August 2, 2023 by


Guests to Netherby Hall always tell us how much they love our dog friendly self catering holiday apartments. 

After all, what better way for dog lovers to enjoy some restful time away than with their faithful friend.

Dog ownership in the UK has seen a significant rise in recent years. According to the 2021 Pet Population Report by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), there were approximately 12 million dogs owned in the UK, making them the most popular pet. 

Furthermore, a survey conducted by Statista in 2020 indicated that 51% of UK households were home to a dog, showcasing the enduring bond between Britons and their canine companions.

If you are one of these households and dreaming of a remarkable self-catering holiday at the magnificent Netherby Hall, with your furry companion at your side, look no further.

We have curated a list of top tips to ensure both you and your beloved canine experience an extraordinary time at our dog-friendly luxury accommodation. 

At Netherby Hall, we take huge pride in providing a warm and inclusive environment for all guests, including your four-legged friends in our dog friendly self catering holiday apartments.

So, get ready to discover the perfect blend of comfort, contemporary style, and delightful amenities that cater to both you and your pet’s needs.

The Benefits of Visiting Dog-Friendly Self-Catering Holiday Apartments

There are many benefits to taking a break with your pooch – or if you are lucky, pooches. Here, we list some of the things you may wish to consider.

Dog-Friendly Luxury Accommodation

When planning your dog-friendly holiday, it’s essential to select the right accommodation that caters to your pet’s comfort and safety. Our luxury dog friendly self catering holiday apartments boasts spacious interiors, ensuring ample room for your furry friend to stretch and play. The contemporary design provides a modern touch while maintaining a cosy and inviting atmosphere, making you and your pet feel right at home.

You can find out more about our accommodation here: Netherby Hall Luxury Accommodation

Explore Dog-Friendly Surroundings

Make your pet’s holiday an adventure to remember by exploring the dog-friendly surroundings of Netherby Hall. With vast landscapes and picturesque trails surrounding the venue, you and your four-legged companion can embark on leisurely walks, soaking in the beauty of nature together. Be sure to check local guidelines and pet policies for public spaces, ensuring a seamless experience for you and your canine friend. At the end of the day, you can look forward to returning to our stunning dog friendly self catering holiday apartments.

There’s some handy advice on places to go here: Cumbria’s Dog Friendly Attractions 

Check Pet Policies and Facilities

Before confirming your reservation, take the time to understand the pet policies at Netherby Hall by speaking to a member of our reception team. Our dedicated colleagues ensure a hassle-free stay for you and your pet with various pet facilities. From plush doggy beds and stainless-steel bowls to delectable treats, your furry friend will be pampered and catered to throughout their stay.

We love these tips on taking a dog on holiday with you: Tips for staying in a dog friendly hotel

Pack Dog Essentials 

To ensure a seamless experience for both you and your pet, don’t forget to pack their essentials. Bring along their favourite toys, cosy bedding, and grooming supplies to make them feel comfortable and secure in the new environment. Additionally, remember to pack their preferred food and any necessary medications to maintain their regular routine. In essence, make every effort to ensure our dog friendly self catering holiday apartments feel like home.

Prioritise Pet Safety 

Your pet’s safety is of utmost importance during your self-catering holiday. When exploring the beautiful surroundings, always keep your dog on a lead to ensure their safety and avoid any unexpected encounters with wildlife. Don’t forget to attach proper identification tags with your contact details in case your furry friend decides to embark on an independent exploration.

The PDSA have a great article on Travelling with Pets

Respect Other Guests 

At Netherby Hall, we aim to provide a welcoming experience for all our guests, including those who may not be accustomed to dogs. Please respect other guests’ preferences and ensure your pet is well-behaved in public areas. Remember to clean up after your dog to maintain the cleanliness and beauty of our shared spaces.

Plan Pet-Friendly Activities

Make the most of your holiday at our dog friendly self catering holiday apartments by planning pet-friendly activities that both you and your canine companion can enjoy. Discover nearby dog-friendly beaches, charming cafes, and charming parks where your furry friend can roam freely and socialise with other dogs.

Our blog lists 10 Great Things to do near Netherby Hall. Please call in advance to check if your dog will be welcome.

Keep a Routine

Dogs thrive on routines, and maintaining their usual schedule during your holiday will ensure they feel secure and relaxed. Stick to their regular meal times, walks, and playtime, and carve out moments to bond with your pet in the serene ambiance of Netherby Hall.

Capture the Memories

Your self-catering holiday at Netherby Hall will be filled with cherished moments with your beloved pet. Don’t forget to capture these memories through photographs and videos, preserving the joyous experiences you share together.

At Netherby Hall, we welcome you and your four-legged family member to indulge in the luxury of our dog friendly self catering holiday apartments.. 

Embark on an adventure that creates lasting memories, strengthens the bond between you and your pet, and allows you to revel in the tranquil beauty of our surroundings.

Book your stay now, and get ready for an unforgettable experience that caters to all your needs.

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