Searching for a last minute Christmas break where you can whisk yourself away with your nearest and dearest (read: your pets)? It just so happens that we've searched far and wide to discover the cosiest, most luxurious festive getaways that also happen to be pet-friendly. Read on for inspiration on where to stay and what to do this December...
Grazia's Edit Of The Cosiest Pet-Friendly Christmas Breaks
SCHLOSS Roxburghe, Scotland
Located within the gorgeous natural landscape of the Scottish Borders, this recently transformed historic manor house boasts luxury rooms, a bar and restaurant serving up local Scottish cuisine with a French twist. This Christmas, you can enjoy a three-night stay between the 24th – 27th December from £2,355 per person, and don't forget to bring your dog along, too. Canine friends are allowed to sleep in the manor's stately rooms, as well as roam the glorious 300-acre estate.
Lygon Arms, The Cotswolds
Lygon Arms in The Cotswolds is the sister hotel to the renowned Cliveden House, just extra dog-friendly. Cosy rooms are available from £235 per night for bed and breakfast, and you can opt to have traditional afternoon tea with mulled wine to get into the festive spirit. Of course, dogs are welcome, so much so that Lygon Arms has created an edible doggie designer Christmas tree with four nutritious and delicious flavoured treats.
ME London, London
For a luxurious London getaway head to ME London to snap up their Festive Season package, which includes an overnight stay, festive welcome treats for dogs, a glass of fizz on arrival and breakfast with a view at Radio Rooftop from £250 per night from 15th-26th December. The hotel also has it's very own personal dog concierges who can organise doggy spa treatments, gifts or walks. Dreamy.
Coworth Park, Ascot
There's no need to leave your beloved horse behind at Christmas, because guests at Coworth Park can bring theirs on holiday with them as they take up residence in the stables. While you tuck into a delicious Christmas dinner, your horses can enjoy home-grown carrots, a hoof oil moisturising treatment and a luxury post-ride bubble bath. Prices for the Christmas period start at £1,370 per night with an extra charge of £55 per night, per horse.
Hales Hall, Norfolk
Set in the heart of rural Norfolk, Hales Hall is a great winter weekend getaway if you're in a big group - think friends, family and your canine companion, of course. Hales has beautiful grounds and walled gardens, and is surrounded by miles of woodland paths which make for perfect winter walks with the family dog. Can we live here, please?
Waters Edge, Northumberland
It doesn't have to be summer for you to have a seaside getaway. The luxurious Waters Edge cottage overlooks the open sea, and is ideal for a peaceful trip away during the festive period. Escape the hustle and bustle with your dogs in tow, and top it off with a charming Christmas Day stroll along the seaside. We're already jealous.
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