The Isle of Wight is a dog lover’s paradise, with miles of stunning beaches, countryside walks, and plenty of dog friendly pubs and attractions.
Many hotels across the island roll out the red carpet for visiting dogs with special amenities, menus, and activities catered specifically for canine guests.
Here are 10 of the best dog friendly hotels on the Isle of Wight where your four-legged friend will get the star treatment:
1. Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel (Shanklin)
Set in stunning clifftop grounds, Luccombe Manor offers luxury garden suites where dogs stay for free.
Your pup will receive its own doggie welcome pack containing bowls, a comfortable bed, treats, and a doggy towel.
For a £15 surcharge per night, you can enjoy the beach below, Rylstone Gardens opposite the hotel, as well as access to Shanklin Seafront and the Sandown to Ventnor cliff walk.
There’s a dog wash station at the hotel as well as a shop if you need to pick up toys and treats for your pooch.
And, what’s more, you can enjoy breakfast with your furbaby in the doggy dining room.
All-in-all, a stay at Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel is the perfect way to enjoy the Isle of Wight with your four-legged friends.
2. Northcourt Manor (Shorwell)
Northcourt Manor in Shorwell is a dog friendly haven, with glorious gardens perfect for playtime.
This is a B&B rather than a hotel, but it is a beautiful Jacobean. Manor that is surrounded by 15 acres of stunning gardens, ready to be explored, so it’s worth a stay.
Call ahead to find out if the Manor can accommodate your pet and for updates on the latest surcharges.
3. The Royal Hotel (Ventnor)
With its seafront location, The Royal Hotel in Ventnor is ideal for coastal walks with your dog.
Canine guests are welcome in select rooms for a £25 per night surcharge.
A stay at this 1832 hotel guarantees a luxurious break. And with public areas where your dog can join you while you dine, you will both feel right at home.
4. The Wight Mouse Inn (Chale Green)
Nestled on the southwest coast, The Wight Mouse Inn offers dog friendly cottages surrounded by countryside.
Your dog will welcomed with open arms – just notify the inn ahead of time so they can plan for your pooch’s stay.
The Inn provides info on spectacular coastal walks you and your furbaby can enjoy together as you explore the Isle of Wight.
5. The Seaview Hotel (Seaview)
This pet-friendly hotel provides a wonderful welcome for humans and dogs alike.
A stay at The Seaview will give you and your four-legged friend access to a range of beaches that dogs can enjoy, including:
- Bembridge Beach
- Alum Bay – dogs must be kept on leads
- Seagrove Beach
- Whitecliff Bay
- Chilton Chine
- Rocken End
Plus, with endless options of castles to visit and walks to enjoy with your dog, you’re guaranteed an adventure-filled stay – and The Seaview provides the perfect base.
Contact the hotel for up-to-date information on their surcharges.
6. One Holyrood Hotel (Shanklin)
This seafront hotel in Shanklin welcomes well-behaved doggies in designated rooms for an additional £10 per night.
There is a stunning garden to enjoy a leisurely afternoon walk around and plenty of wonderful locations to visit together nearby.
7. Pilot Boat Inn (Bembridge)
This pet-friendly place to stay in Bembridge allows dogs to reside in a selection of rooms.
If you’d like to push the boat out (no pun intended), then we would recommend booking yourself and your furbaby into the Captain’s Cabin for a luxurious break.
The inn’s location is perfect for scenic coastal walks with your pup.
Reach out to the Inn for their surcharges.
8. Villa Rothsay Hotel (Cowes)
This hotel, situated near the coast in Cowes, has a long and fascinating history.
The Villa Rothsay Hotel allows dogs in a selection of rooms so you can both enjoy a slice of history together.
There is an array of dog friendly spots and walking routes nearby so you can explore the Isle of Wight together.
We would recommend contacting the hotel for information on their surcharges and pet packages.
9. The Fountain Inn (Cowes)
The Fountain Inn in Cowes is perfectly situated for exploring local treasures and landscapes.
The Inn invites well-behaved doggos to stay with their owners.
Contact the Inn for their dog amenities and surcharges.
After a day of exploring, guests can enjoy the Inn’s large beer garden with their furry friends.
10. The Wellington Hotel (Shanklin)
The Wellington Hotel in Shanklin, established in 1854, maintains Victorian styles for a luxurious stay and a spot of history.
This hotel offers pet-friendly rooms with all the essentials for a surcharge of £30.
Located near the beach, The Wellington Hotel is perfect for coastal dog walks.
The Isle Of Wight is full of dog-friendly spots – it’s an adventure waiting to happen.
With stunning scenery, dog friendly beaches, countryside rambles, and hotels rolling out the red carpet for pooches, the Isle of Wight is a paradise for you and your four-legged best friend.
Our absolute favorite place to stay with furbabies is the Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel – their warm welcome for dogs is second to none, and all of this is for a small surcharge of £15.
We’ve included a selection of 10 of the best dog friendly hotels on the Isle of Wight above, but our top pick is Luccombe Manor.
Wherever you decide to stay, though, remember to contact the hotel in advance to let them know that you’d like to bring your pooch along. This will give the hotel the chance to select the perfect room for you and your dog and give you information on the surcharges and amenities available to you both.
When traveling with your dog, it can be beneficial to bring their own blanket, bed, and toys as these will carry their scent and allow them to feel more at home. However, many hotels will provide these essentials for you, so it’s worth finding out in advance.
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