Lincolnshire is in east central England, with the county broken down into sub-regions. In the south east are the Lincolnshire Fens, the Carrs in the north which are similar to the Fens, the industrial Humber Estuary and north sea coast around Grimsby and Scunthorpe. The Lincolnshire Wolds, a range of hills designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which range from the River Humber in the north west to the edge of the Fens in the south east.
Lincolnshire has several holiday destinations along this coastline including Skegness with the neighbouring coastal resorts of Chapel St Leonards and Ingoldmells, where you stay in the well-known holiday parks, leisure activities, beaches and shops. With Butlins Skegness, Fantasy Island and Natureland Seal Sanctuary in this area there is plenty to see and do while on holiday.
With over 50 miles of coastline and many of the beaches awarded Blue Flag status you can enjoy walking your dog on many of these beaches, some beaches do have restrictions so please read notices pertaining to restrictions of taking dogs on beaches.
Lincolnshire has a long and rich history and there are many towns with castles and historical houses to visit. The National Trust Properties have several properties in Lincolnshire that should be on your itinerary:
In the historic town of Lincoln you will find the Museum of Lincolnshire Life where you can explore the social history of people living in Lincolnshire from 1750 to the present day. The town has the famous Lincoln Cathedral which is located in the heart of the city. Also in the town is Lincoln Castle, built by William the Conqueror in 1068, it is an important tourist destination where you can learn about the castle’s history and home to one of the original copies of the Magna Carta. During the year the castle is open to people with dogs on specific weekends, so check the website for details.
With over 500 dog friendly cottages in Lincolnshire there are lots of cottages to choose for a brilliant Lincolnshire holiday when you book online with Hoseasons.
Broadgates in Anderby, near Mablethorpe.
Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms, 2 dogs welcome.
A wonderful detached farmhouse, just a hundred yards from the sand dunes and beach is perfect for larger families or friendly who enjoy the countryside and beaches. With 6 bedrooms this dog friendly property sleeps up to 12 persons.
Relax in the outdoor hot tub and in the garden after a days trip exploring the area around Anderby, walking on the sandy beaches or watching seals in the nearby seal sanctuaries.
The cottage is a short drive to the coastal towns of Skegness and Mablethorpe, slightly further is the historic town of Lincoln with its Cathedral and Castle to explore.
The property has a large living room with wood-burning stove and French doors. The sitting room has a TV and wood-burning stove.
Kyme Retreats - Kyme Barn in North Kyme, near Sleaford
Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms, no charge for pets.
This Barn conversion provides spacious accommodation in a tranquil rural location. Two barns on site, with a large private garden and a hot tub. Kyme Barn has a completely self-contained cottage annexe with a living room/kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom.
Nearby is the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre at Coningsby, home to the WWII Lancaster and Spitfire. Sleaford is 8 miles and Lincoln, famous for its cathedral, Magna Carta Centre and vibrant wharf area, is 19 miles. There are many nature reserves within easy reach.
Play golf on the 18-hole golf course at South Kyme, just 4 miles away. Great walks and cycle routes can be enjoyed throughout the area.
Dog Friendly Lodges at Woodhall Country Park Lodges, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire.
Woodhall Country Park Lodges is set amongst majestic Pine trees and woodland. The lodges have views over one of the fishing lakes, and borders Woodhall Spa Golf Course, an ideal location for a relaxing break or a family holiday.
The spacious, modern and luxurious lodges each have a decking area with private outdoor hot tub and barbecue. A range of lodges are on site sleeping 4-6 persons.
Kenwick Woods Lodges. Louth, Lincolnshire Wolds, Lincolnshire
Enjoying a beautiful mature woodland setting, these carefully designed luxurious lodges stand adjacent to the magnificent golf course in the secluded and exclusive 320 acre 19th Century Kenwick Park Estate, in the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds.
Kenwick Wood Lodges offer a tranquil and relaxing family holiday base. The exclusive Kenwick Park with its bars and superb restaurant is also licensed to hold civil weddings. The delightful market town of Louth, just 2 miles away, Lincoln, with its shops, castle and cathedral and the East Coast beaches are all within easy driving distance.
Golden Sands Holiday Park, Mablethorpe.
The holiday park is a short walk through sand dunes to the Blue Flag golden beach with miles of sandy beach to enjoy with all the family. There are plenty of things to do within the holiday park with the heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a fishing lake, multi-sports court and go karts just some of the activities available.
There are many family attractions in the area, you are almost midway between Skegness and Cleethorpes. Historic Lincoln is around 1.5 hrs drive where you can explore Lincoln Castle and magnificent cathedral.
An ideal location for holidays with a young family and a dog.
Southview is on the outskirts of the popular holiday resort town of Skegness and you are just a short drive to the town and the beautiful sandy beaches, along with popular tourist attractions including the seal sanctuary and animal centre, and Skegness Pier.
Southview holiday park has many facilities that include a 9-hole golf course, an indoor heated pool with bubble pool, flume, sauna, steam room and sun bed, along with outdoor sports facilities including fishing lakes. With a bar and restaurants on-site you can enjoy a relaxing holiday within the holiday park.
You are also ideally situated to travel and explore areas around Lincoln and further afield including Norfolk.
With 16 dog friendly boats at Acle, Lincolnshire, you will find one that suits your needs, with boats available that can sleep up to 7 persons. A range of prices and boat specifications available for you to book your holiday or short break on the Lincolnshire Broads.
Wroxham village makes an excellent base for easy cruising to many outstanding natural and historic attractions. With 80 dog friendly boats available you will be able to take your dog on holiday with you.
For a luxury boating holiday then the Fair Senator provides everything you would want. Modern and luxurious, take to the water on this spacious cruiser for two.
With thousands of pet friendly cottages available you simply just need to decide where you would like to stay and then use the quick and easy filters to find a self-catering cottage what welcomes dogs. You can filter the area, number of pets, number of bedrooms and more to find your perfect vacation cottage.
With over 9,000 pet friendly holiday properties you will find Hoseasons have everything you need including low deposits for bookings, last minute deals and special offers.
Holidays in a lodge can be the gateway to a wonderful relaxing holiday as many lodges also have their own decking and hot tub, perfect for relaxing. Many of the lodges are situated within holiday parks that provide a range of activities for all the family. Hoseasons is the leading provider self-catering holidays with hundreds of pet friendly lodges in over 300 locations throughout Scotland, England and Wales.
If you are looking for a last minute deal make sure you check the last minute getaways and online holiday deals. You can book with confidence as Hoseasons are a member of ABTA.
When going on holiday with your dog you may find the facilities offered by many Holiday Parks allow you to enjoy your holiday more, as the kids can enjoy the Park’s facilities. There will also be plenty of opportunities for all the family to get out and about together when the adults are not relaxing over a glass of wine, while the kids are playing nearby.
Pet friendly holiday parks provide a range of low cost caravans to luxury models, wooden chalets and lodges. Many holiday parks provide swimming pools and kids clubs as well as outdoor activities. Take advantage of last minute deals and special offers. Book now for next year to avoid disappointment.
Hiring a boat on a canal or Scottish Loch is a wonderful way to have an unique holiday and the good news is that many boats allow dogs to stay onboard. A canal narrowboat is a perfect way to experience life at a slower pace while seeing the countryside from the waters edge and exploring villages and towns on route.
In Scotland the Scottish Lochs and Caledonian Canal allow you to sail from the east to the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, a wonderful trip through outstanding natural scenery. Book your boat holiday with a dog today and have a holiday of a lifetime.
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