Whether you’re holidaying in Cornwall, or you’re a local looking for some places to take your pooch this Summer, this list is for you!
Explore the heritage Cornish tin-mining site and beautiful gardens with your furry friend, and enjoy a delicious brunch in the dog-friendly Red River cafe!
With plenty of sand dunes to run up and down, and a fresh-water stream to cool off in, Holywell Bay provides a great mass of open space to tire out your dog!
Crantock, Towan, Watergate Bay and Fistral beaches are all dog-friendly during the Summer, and there are plenty of hotels and holiday cottages around the area that welcome pets too.
Whilst you can’t go inside the visitor centre and biomes with your pooch, you can explore the beautiful gardens the Eden Project has to offer with your dog on a lead. Buy tickets online & get 10% off!*
Trelissick Park Walk
Trelissick is famous for it’s stunning maintained gardens, but if you’re looking for a dog-friendly (and less expensive!) option, the woodland walk around the park is great too, with a beach at the end for a quick dip!
Explore the beautiful tropical-looking gardens and head to the beach at the end for the perfect afternoon with your pooch!
Follow the river along to Hayle beach and explore the dunes with your dog. There’s plenty of space and there’s usually stunning views across the bay to St. Ives too!
The vast expanse of beach is hugely popular for dog owners in the Summer due to the amount of space on the sand and in the surrounding dunes. You can stop off for a bite to eat at the infamous Watering Hole too, which welcome dogs with open arms!
With gorgeous views of Falmouth, the walk around Pendennis castle is perfect for dog-owners and history lovers alike
The famous English Heritage site is dog-friendly and full of incredible history, making it the perfect place for the whole family.
With several different entrances and walk-length options, Tehidy woods provides a quiet, shady and sheltered place to take your dog during particularly hot days.
Got your dog a life jacket? Why not take him for a trip on a kayak or rowboat in Carrick Roads? It’s a pretty memorable experience, and the guys at Loe Beach don’t mind!
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Got any favourite spots? Please add to this list in the comments!