Scotland's Best B&Bs
Several members of Scotland's Best B&Bs are pet friendly. Bed and breakfasts where dogs are welcome are often in rural settings with easy access to open countryside for those long walks.
This 4 Star former gamekeeper's cottage sits on the edge of the deer park near Hopetoun House, and offers direct access to over 600 acres of open countryside right on the doorstep. Dogs are allow in the rooms (with an additional cost of £10 per stay). Choice of 2 self-contained suites each with its own private sitting room and breakfast table: a ground floor suite with ensuite double/twin bedroom overlooking the garden, plus an upstairs suite for families with 1 double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom (both with ensuite bathroom). Full Scottish breakfast. Built around 1720, Parkhead House is an idyllic country retreat in an historic setting, close to many 'Outlander' filming locations (your host can offer guided tours). It's only 13 miles from Edinburgh city centre and 8 miles from Linlithgow Palace. The proximity of the Queensferry Crossing means Parkhead House is within easy driving distance of Stirling, Perth, Falkirk, St Andrews, Dundee, etc. This B&B is also located right on two great long distance walks: The John Muir Way, and the Walk of St Andrews. BOOK NOW
Newton Farm Holidays
This 4 Star GOLD authentic working family farm is conveniently only 2 miles off the A90 between Dundee and Forfar in the scenic Angus countryside. With a choice of B&B accommodation in the farmhouse or neighbouring cottage, guests can enjoy breakfast made with produce from the farm and the local area. Your hosts won the Scottish Thistle Award in 2018/19 for the Most Hospitable B&B in the whole of Scotland, as well as 'Best Outdoor/ Adventure Experience' in the 2018/19 awards for the Central, Fife and Tayside Region. The family can take you on one of their award-winning farm tours to meet the animals, or you can try the Alpaca Walking Experience. Newton Farm is ideal for exploring the Angus Glens, playing golf or visiting Glamis Castle and the museums of Dundee. Pets are welcome by arrangement from £10 per stay. BOOK NOW
This 4 Star farmhouse is situated on a 450 acre working sheep farm at the foot of Glenisla looking towards the Strathmore Valley in the Angus countryside. Ideally located between the Cairngorms National Park, Royal Deeside and Dundee, Purgavie Farm is 7 miles from Kirriemuir (birthplace of the author J.M. Barrie) and 10 miles from Glamis Castle. Choice of ensuite double, twin or family rooms. Freshly cooked to order on the AGA using local produce, breakfast is served in the antique dining room. Ideal for walking, cycling, birdwatching, golf, fishing or shooting. Pets are welcome in the bedrooms at Purgavie Farm. BOOK NOW
Auld Post Office B&B
This 4 Star Gold B&B in Caithness is set in 8 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and private woodland. Although pets are not allowed in the main house, dogs are welcome in the Annex Cottage which has 1 twin / superking double room with a log-burning stove in the cosy lounge and a secluded garden. Quietly situated in the countryside on the A9 and North Coast 500 route, it is a short drive from Thurso and Wick. Attractions in the area include cliff-top walks, sea bird colonies, archaeological sites, distilleries and boat trips to Orkney, as well as the Queen Mother's former castle and gardens. The Auld Post Office can offer a unique Gin Tasting Evening where you will be guided through different flavours. BOOK NOW