Dog Friendly Hotel in Scotland

With dog friendly hotels in picturesque locations across Scotland, we invite you and your four-legged friend on a hotel break.

Well behaved dogs are most welcome with us in public areas providing food service areas are avoided - at the discretion of the manager. Each of our guestrooms in our Scotland hotels are dog friendly.

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Your Dog's Stay

In order to clean up the extra dog hairs left behind by your furry friend we charge an additional £12 per dog, per evening. Guide and assistance dogs are welcome free of charge and can go anywhere they like - except the pool or hot tub!

Tell us when you want to dine and we will make sure you get a table position that gives your guide or assistance dog space to lie down, plus a complimentary bowl of the finest Scottish water.

With hotels set in some of Scotland's most breath-taking locations, don't have the guilt of leaving your dog at home, Crerar Hotels will always welcome your four-legged friend for an adventure. Taking your dog on holiday has never been easier, with all 7 of our hotels and inns catering for dog lovers and owners.

Our rural escapes across Scotland are dog-friendly and located next to some of the best walking and hiking paths in the country. Bring your dog along to your next break in Scotland and explore the rugged hills of the west coast or the miles of sandy beaches in the north east. Dogs make superb walking partners and our dog friendly hotels and inns make the perfect base for your next adventure. We look forward to welcoming you and your four-legged friend to our hotels and inns across Scotland. If you have a four-legged friend ready for another holiday, find your perfect destination from our hotels below. Discover all that Scotland has to offer, together.

Loch Fyne Hotel Exterior & Loch Views

Loch Fyne Hotel & Spa

Inveraray

The traditional county town of Argyll makes the perfect base for exploring the west coast with your family dog. Take a walk along the shore and the nearby Inveraray Castle with it's trails that lead to the viewpoint of Dun na Cuaiche.

Golf View Hotel Exterior

Golf View

Golf View

Our seafront setting embraces stunning coastal scenery and Nairn’s award-winning sandy beaches make for a great short break with your family dog. Take a walk along the beach and enjoy a picnic there too.

Thainstone House Hotel Exterior & Front Grounds

Thainstone House

Inverurie

This 18th-century grand family mansion has transformed into a country house hotel and is a fantastic base for a short break with your family dog. Inverurie, is a prosperous Aberdeenshire town situated in the valley of the River Don with riverside walks and attractions that include castles such as Fyvie Castle, Castle Fraser and Drum Castle.

Oban Bay Hotel Exterior At Night

Oban Bay Hotel

Oban

Within the town there are many points of interest, all within easy travelling distance, which is great when you are travelling with your dog. You can visit some of the islands with your dog, head north towards the dramatic scenery of Glencoe. Popular dog walking spots are the coastal routes by Ganavan Sands and the popular walk to Pulpit Hill.

Isle Of Mull Hotel & Spa From The Hills

Isle of Mull Hotel & Spa

Craignure

The Isle of Mull is a fantastic place for a break with your family dog. Coastal walks and stunning beaches make this the ideal location for exploring with your dog. Take a hike up Mull’s highest mountain, Ben More, or visit the island's charming capital, Tobermory.

Deeside Inn Hotel Exterior

Deeside Inn

Royal Deeside

The Victorian spa town of Ballater has long attracted visitors to Royal Deeside with their dogs. The Cairngroms National Park has lots to explore. As well as local riverside dog walking, popular locations for walking include the trails around Loch Muick and into the hills of Lochnagar.

The Glencoe Inn & Gathering Exterior

The Glencoe Inn & Gathering

Glencoe

Sheltered among picturesque Scottish lochs and Munros, The Glencoe Inn has many local walking locations to explore with your dog. Hilly trails lead in most directions including on to the local Glencoe Lochan Trail, and for the more adventurous, into the hilly footpaths of Glen Coe and the West Highland Way.

Classic Double Room At Oban Bay Hotel

Dog Friendly Breaks

Across Scotland

Book direct with us for our best prices on dog friendly breaks at any of our hotels and inns on the west coast and north east of Scotland. All of our hotels and inns welcome your well behaved four legged friends and we look forward to welcoming you and your four legged friend to relax and to explore all that our locations have to offer.

Do Crerar Hotels allow dogs in all of their properties? 

We will welcome you and your family dog to all seven of our hotels across Scotland’s west coast and Highland regions. Our hotels and inns can accommodate up to 2 dogs per room and we will give your dog their very own bowl filled with Scotland’s finest fresh water. Dogs are welcome in all our public hotel areas and guide dogs are welcome in our restaurants.

How much extra does it cost to bring my dog on holiday? 

For your four-legged friend to enjoy a Crerar holiday with you, it will cost an additional £12 per dog, per evening. Guide dogs are welcome to stay free of charge. We look forward to welcoming you and your furry friend to enjoy all that our picturesque locations in Scotland have to offer.

Where’s the best place to take my dog on holiday in Scotland? 

With hotels set amongst mountains, beside lochs and coastlines and Aberdeenshire’s countryside, our hotels allow you and your dog to rediscover the beautiful landscapes and walking trails that surround our locations. We’d recommend exploring Scotland’s west coast or Highlands with your dog as you will never be short of an adventure where your dog can enjoy hours of wandering or hiking.

Whether you choose to stay on Oban’s coast, rural Aberdeenshire, Glencoe, Inveraray or Nairn, our hotels are the best places to stay in Scotland to enjoy a holiday with your dog.

  • Loch Fyne Hotel & Spa
  • Golf View
  • Thainstone House
  • Oban Bay Hotel
  • Isle of Mull Hotel & Spa
  • Glencoe Inn
  • Deeside Inn

If you have any questions about a hotel break with your dog, please get in touch.

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