Why Choose A Dog-Friendly Caravan Holiday

Why Choose A Dog-Friendly Caravan Holiday

Top Dog-Friendly Parks On Offer

If you’re looking for that perfect location for dog-friendly caravan holidays this year, look no further than these amazing dog-friendly holiday parks!

We are a nation of dog lovers. In fact, it’s estimated that there are 9.6 million pet dogs in the UK, so we see no reason why your four-legged friend should be left at home while you have all the fun! Not when there are so many amazing dog-friendly caravan parks on offer across England, Wales and Scotland!

More people than ever are taking their dogs on pet-friendly holidays. These parks offer perfect pet-friendly accommodation in some of the best and most beautiful UK locations. With so many pet-friendly parks, you never have to worry about finding a sitter, paying for the kennels, or leaving a faithful member of the family at home again. No matter what kind of dog-friendly holiday you’re looking for, you can find it here with Breakfree Holidays.

Browse our list of the best dog-friendly caravan holidays and start booking your amazing holiday adventure today!

  1. Haven Perran Sands
  2. Parkdean Resorts St Minver
  3. Haven Seaview
  4. Haven The Orchards
  5. Parkdean Resorts Nodes Point
  6. Golden Palm Resort
  7. Parkdean Resorts Grannie's Heilan' Hame
  8. Haven Haggerston Castle
  9. Parkdean Resorts Trecco Bay
  10. Parkdean Resorts Skipsea Sands

Dog-Friendly Holiday Parks

1) Haven Perran Sands

Location: Perranporth, Cornwall

Good for: Cornish Coastal Path and The Eden Project

This wonderful clifftop holiday park is perfect for a dog-friendly family holiday! Spread across gorgeous sand dunes, you’ll be able to take in amazing views of the sea below while you’re chasing after the kids. From your accommodation, you just have to follow the footpaths down to a gorgeous Blue Flag beach where you can spend your days splashing in the ocean, building sandcastles, and having a great picnic on the sand.

After you’ve worn yourselves out throwing a frisbee for the dog, you can retreat back to your comfortable family caravan, or settle back while the Perran Sands team entertains you with a fun-packed show.

Facilities: At Perran Sands, there’s always something to do, no matter your age! If you’d like to get out of the park and explore, you can take the family down to the gorgeous Blue Flag beach. Or if you’d rather stay on-park and relax, why not splash around in the newly refurbished swimming pools and flumes! You could learn to surf, try your hand at archery, or simply kick back with a cream tea at the Surf Bay Cafe!

2)  Parkdean Resorts St Minver

Location: Rock, Cornwall

Good for: Pendennis Castle and Bude Sea Pool

What could be more perfect for dog-friendly caravan holidays than an amazing holiday park close to not one, not two, but three amazing Cornish beaches. This wonderful park is situated in the grounds of a beautiful old manor house and is perfectly located for you to explore all that Cornwall has to offer, such as historic Padstow and Port Isaac. When you’re done exploring, you can pitch up at one of the amazing nearby beaches and finally get the peace and quiet you’ve been craving all year long. The hardest part will be choosing which beach to visit first!

Facilities: This amazing park has so many great facilities, we’re not sure you’ll be able to tear yourself away from the park! Why not start the morning with a dip in the swimming pool, or let off steam in the park’s sauna? The amusement arcade is hours of fun, and if you fancy getting back in touch with nature, there are plenty of trails to explore. After all that fun, you and your family can settle down for a slap-up meal in the Pizza & Steakhouse Restaurant with Costa Coffee!

3)  Haven Seaview

Location: Weymouth, Dorset

Good for: Roman Baths and Cheddar Gorge

A dog-friendly caravan holiday would not be the same without plenty of outdoor space for your pet to run around in. You’ll find plenty of green space and wonderful scenery at this small, laidback park in Dorset.

Haven Seaview sits on a hill, so you can imagine the amazing panoramic views on offer! The park is also just a few minutes walk from some of the most amazing coastal walks in the UK! You can take a trip down to the nearby beach for a picnic and a paddle. Weymouth is also very closeby, so why not explore the famous seafront and get yourself some fish and chips as a holiday treat! Haven Seaview is also close to an incredible range of famous landmarks, such as Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door, so get booking now for a wonderful dog-friendly holiday!

Facilities: With so much to do in the area, you might not have time to explore all of the activities here at Haven Seaview. But if you'd like to spend the day on-park or the weather’s not too great, why not take a dip in the swimming pools or try your hand at archery! There is also amazing day and night entertainment, so you can be sure that you’ll never be bored at this wonderful little park!

4)  Haven The Orchards

Location: St Osyth, Essex

Good for: Clacton Pier and seal watching

Haven The Orchards is a fun and exciting holiday park, perfect for families and for your faithful pet. Surrounded by peaceful water, lakes, and rivers, there’s plenty to get stuck into here. You can walk down from the sea wall to a sand and pebble beach and spend the day having a picnic and a paddle.

If you fancy exploring the local area, the town of Brightlingsea is very nearby. Here you’ll find daily boat trips and a sandy beach! Or, if you’d rather stay on-park and relax, there are opportunities to try your hand at archery, segways, peaceful fishing lakes and more!

Facilities: There’s plenty of things to do at The Orchards, whether you'd like to spend your time splashing about in the swimming pool or trying out the amazing Nature Rockz activities, which encourage guests to explore their natural surroundings and try pond dipping, bug hunting, den building and more! There is also a challenging 9-hole golf course, two fishing lakes, and a beautiful sea walk, right on the edge of the park.

5)  Parkdean Resorts Nodes Point

Location: Ryde, Isle Of Wight

Good for: The Needles

What could be better than direct beach access and beautiful views? Parkdean Resorts Nodes Point is not only perfectly situated so that you can explore all that the Isle Of Wight has to offer, the holiday park has direct access to a beautiful beach where you can laze on the sands all day long, or take the kids rock pooling!

At Nodes Point, you will also have the opportunity to run around on the sports court and the adventure playground, and even try horse-riding! After a fun-filled day at the beach, you can settle down for a tasty meal at the Boathouse Bar & Restaurant followed by an evening of amazing family entertainment. At Nodes Point, they have dog-friendly caravan holidays, or you can bring your own tourer! They also have camping options, so whatever kind of holiday you’re looking for, you can find it here.

Facilities: There is so much to do at Nodes Point, you’ll be spoilt for choice! Make a splash in the indoor pool with a great flume! You can tire yourselves out in the adventure playground, or try your luck in the amusement arcade! There are also plenty of places to eat, including the Boathouse Bar & Restaurant, and lots of takeaway venues too. Whatever you need to make your holiday perfect, you can find it here at Parkdean Resorts Nodes Point.

6)  Golden Palm Resort

Location: Skegness, Lincolnshire

Good for: Woodside Wildlife Park and Natureland Seal Sanctuary

If you’re looking for non-sop fun at a glitzy seaside resort, then look now further than Golden Palm Resort in Skegness. This four-star holiday park has plenty to keep you entertained on your holidays. The heated indoor fun pool with slides and a splash zone is tons of fun, and there’s also a children's club in case the kids still need a run around.

The nearest sandy beach is just a few minutes away, so you can have all the fun of the seaside and maybe an ice cream or two. Then you can come back to the park to enjoy a night of entertainment where there is something for everyone, no matter your age! If that’s not enough, Golden Palms offers exclusive specialist themed holiday breaks that you can only book here at Breakfree Holidays. This is a holiday park unlike any other, so get booking soon to avoid disappointment!

Facilities: There is so much to do and see at this show-stopping park, you'll never want to leave! The Golden Palm's Club Tropicana offers non-stop shows from top star acts, including live music, bingo and quizzes! Be dazzled by the hi-tech lights and the amazing shows! The entertainment team also screen hit films each afternoon, so if the weather is a bit dodgy for the beach, you don’t have to worry about being bored!

7)  Parkdean Resorts Grannie's Heilan' Hame

Location: Dornoch, Sutherland

Good for: Loch Ness and the Isle of Skye

This gorgeous park in the Scottish Highlands is the ideal destination for your dog-friendly vacation this year. Grannie’s Heilan’ Hame Holiday Park benefits from both beautiful natural surroundings and a perfect beachside location with stunning views of the Dornoch Firth.

There’s more than enough to keep you and the family entertained on-park, and if you'd like to get out and explore a bit, this part of Scotland has so much to discover, you won’t know where to start! Why not take the dog for a nice long stroll through the gorgeous Scottish Highlands, head down to the historic town of Dornoch, or explore all the nearby castles, waterfalls and wildlife parks! You might even be able to spot bottlenose dolphins across the Dornoch Firth! At the end of the day, you can retreat back to your comfy caravan, or grab a great dinner at the Coast Bar and Restaurant before enjoying the evening entertainment.

Facilities: At Grannie’s Heilan’ Hame Holiday Park, you will find activities for all ages. Adults can unwind in the spa bath and sauna while the kids splash about in the indoor pool or race around the adventure playground. There’s also a 9-hole crazy golf, an adventure play park on the sand, and direct access to the legendary white sands of Embo beach.

8)  Haven Haggerston Castle

Location: Nr. Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland

Good for: Bamburgh Castle and Hadrian’s Wall

Haven Haggerston Castle Holiday Park is the perfect place for your holiday in the North East this year. How many other parks can offer you a stroll around beautiful lakes in the morning, a dip in a heated pool after lunch, and then a day full of fun, discovering all the history of this iconic area. Not only does the park have plenty to offer, there is also a nearby beach, so you and your whole family can play the day away building sandcastles, skipping stones, and having a picnic.

If you’d like to spend the day in the holiday park, you can make a splash in the pool, brave the ropes course, or even try horse-riding. There are plenty of shady trails across the park too, so you can go for a bike ride and lose yourself amongst the tall trees. You also ought to check out the brand new atrium-style entrance and rooftop bar, where you can bask in the sunshine and take in the views. There is so much fun to be had at this amazing park, what are you waiting for?

Facilities: There’s something for everyone at this amazing park in the North East. Not only is the beach just a few minutes away, Haven Haggerston Castle has a heated indoor pool and waterslide, three outdoor play areas, a 9-hole golf course, an Aerial Adventure course, an all-weather multi-sports range, and much, much more! Why not set sail on the boating lake or brave the climbing wall? If you’d like to try something a little more relaxing, leave it to the Haggerston Castle team to entertain you with one of their fantastic shows! The park also has luxury spa treatment rooms offering pampering and relaxation, so you can lie back and feel all your worries melt away.

9)  Parkdean Resorts Trecco Bay

Location: Porthcawl, Mid Glamorgan

Good for: Bounce Below and coastal walks at Porthcawl

Parkdean Resorts Trecco Bay is one of the UK’s largest holiday parks and ideal for dog-friendly caravan holidays. Sat on the edge of a lovely Blue Flag beach, this wonderful park is the perfect base from which to explore the gorgeous Glamorgan Heritage Coastline.

If the weather isn’t too great or you’d just like some relaxation time on-park, they’ve got you covered. Trecco Bay has an amazing range of activities on offer, from the amazing indoor pool, the wet and wild outdoor play area, bowling, bingo and adventure golf! You can settle down for an arts afternoon in the Arts and Craft Den or rush around in the Sports Dome. Why not scale the climbing wall or even the High Ropes adventure course! The fun never stops! No matter the weather, you will always find something to do at this amazing park in Wales.

Facilities: This wonderful park is packed full of activities that the whole family will love. Not only are there kids’ clubs, there’s the pirate-themed Splashland indoor swimming pool with waterslide and chutes, dodgems, six-lane mini tenpin bowling and a 12-hole adventure golf course! And that’s not all! At Parkdean Resorts Trecco Bay, there are also amusements, an indoor adventure play area, a wet outdoor play area with water guns and shoots! You will also be just a hop, skip and jump from an incredible Blue Flag beach where you can walk your four-legged friend, and countless other fantastic visitor attractions too!

10)  Parkdean Resorts Skipsea Sands

Location: Skipsea, Yorkshire

Good for: Whitby Bay and the Yorkshire Dales

Located near Bridlington, Skipsea Sands Holiday Park is an excellent base camp from which to explore the amazing beauty of the surrounding area. It doesn’t matter whether you’d like to spend your time in the park, trying out all those amazing facilities, or exploring all that Yorkshire has to offer, you’re bound to have fun at this amazing park!

Offering amazing views over the North Sea, this holiday park is popular both for its amazing facilities and its location in a beautiful part of Yorkshire. At this amazing dog-friendly park, you will also be just a short drive away from any of the nearby beaches at Fraisthorpe, Bridlington or Hornsea. If you're looking for a walking holiday or you’d just like to stretch your legs before dinner, there are plenty of public footpaths along the coast, so you can take in the views while you work up an appetite. This park is an amazing choice for anyone wanting lots of space to relax, unwind, and enjoy the scenery.

Facilities: With a wide range of on-site activities including an indoor swimming pool, ten-pin bowling and a fitness suite, there is something for everyone on a holiday at Skipsea Sands Holiday Park. Parents can enjoy the sauna and steam room while the kids splash around in the pool. You can try ten pin bowling, or settle down by the fishing lake for a peaceful afternoon. There is also a sports hall, a children's playground, amusements, and you can have an amazing slap-up meal at the Boathouse & Restaurant.

With so many amazing dog-friendly caravan holidays on offer across England, Wales and Scotland, there's no need to leave your four-legged friend at home this year! You’ll find plenty of opportunities to stretch their legs and yours at these amazing holiday parks, whether you’d like to explore coastal paths and beaches, the rolling countryside, or historic towns and villages.

No matter what kind of holiday you’re searching for, for you and your faithful companion, you can find it here with Breakfree Holidays. For more amazing dog-friendly caravan holidays, check out these amazing holiday parks! Your next adventure is just a click away!