Dog Friendly Places

Spending time with your four-legged friend is important - so we will guide you to places in Guildford that are Dog Friendly


A day can be spoiled if you have to leave your four legged friend at home.  Here we will highlight the places where your dog will be more than welcome:

Dog Friendly Place to Eat:

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Dog Friendly Places to Stay - it is important that you check with the establishment in advance of booking to ensure they can accommodate your dog.

  • Barnett Hill Hotel is Dog Friendly and is situated in the Surrey Hills with some great dog walking routes
  • Worplesdon Place Hotel: have water bowls and dog biscuits available at the bar - ground floor rooms  can accommodate dogs with a supplement charge of £20.00
  • Talbot at Ripley : dog friendly rooms are at the back of the hotel, there is a dog charge £10.00 per night.  They can make up a dog bed and have limited number of bowls - booking essential.
  • Hurtwood Hotel: Dogs allowed to stay in certain rooms.  Owners need to bring bed/bowl/food as this is not supplied.  £10 supplement per dog per stay.
  • The Laurels - a B&B just outside Guildford - all pet friendly but limited space so check before booking.  Ideal if you are walking the North Downs Way with your furry friend.
  • Tilford Woods - Glamping site: 10 lodges are Dog Friendly and come with dog bowls.
  • Mellow Farm Adventure - Camping Site
  • Orchard Paddock in Bramley. Self-Catering and B&B.  Well behaved dogs on leads allowed - but be aware sheep, lambs and chickens next door!
  • YHA Holmbury St Mary Surrey Hills

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Dog Friendly Attractions and events

  • Hatchlands Park- Dogs are allowed in the parkland off lead if under close control and in the courtyard on lead and also on a lead during bluebell season in Little Wix Wood. Water bowls provided in the courtyard and at reception. Poo bags available at reception and you will find dog poo bins in the car park and at reception.  
  • Painshill Park - dogs allowed in the parkland but not in the follies
  • Birtley House - Sculpture garden - dogs allowed on lead
  • Claremont Landscape Garden- dogs allowed on lead between November and March
  • Dapdune Wharf - dogs allowed on lead
  • Denbies Vineyard- dogs allowed but all mess must be removed as there are no dog bins.  Dogs not allowed in the Centre.
  • Guildford Castle Grounds - dogs allowed on lead but not in Castle itself.
  • Polesden Lacey- dogs welcome on a lead in designated areas
  • Winkworth Arboretum- dogs welcome on leads
  • Rural Life Centre - dogs welcome on leads
  • Surrey County Show - May Bank Holiday annually
  • Wey and Arun Canal: They have a dog water bowl outside of the Canal Centre in Loxwood. Well behaved dogs are accepted on the weekend public trips at the skippers discretion.
  • Weyfest - dogs welcome in camping area and the main arena on leads

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Ideal places for Dog Walking