Bonfire Night Bliss: Dog-Friendly Cottages at Mill House Cottages

15 September 2023

The nights are drawing in, the temperature is beginning to drop, which can mean only one thing... autumn is coming, and the excitement for Hallmark holidays begins to build.

Bonfire Night, for many of us, is a time of celebratory gatherings with family and friends, to watch amazing fireworks displays. However, for some of our furry friends, the loud bangs and bright lights can be a source of stress and anxiety.

That's where our luxury holiday cottages in the Lake District, North England and Scotland come to the rescue. We offer a selection of secluded dog friendly cottages in the Lake District, Scotland and Yorkshire Dales where you and your dogs can escape the Bonfire Night frenzy. However, for those of you who would like front row seats to the magical firework displays, we also offer luxury properties in ideal locations for you and your guests.

Quiet Getaways Perfect for Bonfire Night for You and Your Pup

Situated in the picturesque countryside of the UK, Mill House Cottages boasts a range of charming properties perfect for a tranquil Bonfire Night getaway. Whether you're seeking a romantic escape or a family adventure, these cottages have something for everyone.

Here are a few gems where you and your canine companion can snuggle up and enjoy the peace and quiet.

  1. The Dog House

As the name suggests, The Dog House, set in the beautiful Lune Valley, is a delightful one-bed cottage designed with your canine companion in mind. Converted from a 17th century property, this stunning cottage features dog-friendly amenities and easy access to nature trails near the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales where you and your dog can explore to your heart's content. This cottage is the perfect choice for those looking to create lasting memories with their furry friends.

  1. Southerdale

Nestled in the heart of the countryside near Kirby Longsdale, Southerdale offers seclusion and breathtaking views. This stunning one-bed cottage provides a tranquil escape for you, your loved one and your dog, allowing you to unwind and disconnect from the outside world, especially during the fireworks season. There’s also a wood burning stove and a private garden that perfectly sets the atmosphere for a peaceful and cozy evening in.

  1. Howgills Barn

This gorgeous property resides near Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, such as Arnside and Silverdale, and the Forest of Bowland, and can accommodate two medium-sized dogs. Howgills Barn has two super-king-sized bedroom suites, each complete with their own ensuites and luxurious deep baths, as well as a wood-burning stove and underfloor heating, making it the perfect destination for the colder nights. It offers a private, peaceful setting where you can enjoy some tranquillity without the stress of nearby fireworks.

  1. Loch View House

Situated in Letterfinlay, a tranquil area on the outskirts of Fort William, Loch View House is a beautiful three-bed property that offers an idyllic escape for dog lovers during the fireworks frenzy. With its secluded location right next to the private beach on the Lochside, your dog can enjoy the freedom of open spaces without the anxiety of loud bangs. The spacious grounds around the Loch are perfect for leisurely walks and playtime with your canine companion, making it an excellent choice for active dogs.

  1. The Old Stables

The Old Stables provides a serene Bonfire Night experience. This charming two-bed 16th century barn boasts many original features, such as wooden beams, stone walls, and original flooring.

Located in a peaceful setting by the stunning Yorkshire Dales between Clapham and Settle, this beautiful cottage offers a secure environment for your dog to unwind and enjoy the holiday. The large, enclosed garden allows your pet to roam freely while you take in the scenery.

Inside, The Old Stables boasts all the comforts you need for a memorable stay. The spacious living areas and well-equipped kitchen make it easy to relax and prepare for a peaceful night, while the window seats throughout the barn allow you to enjoy the view in peace.

Or Experience the Thrill of Fireworks at Our Close-Up Luxury Cottages

While many of our cottages provide the ideal getaway for those seeking a peaceful Bonfire Night, there are also properties for those who want to see the fireworks displays in all their glory.

Below are the perfect getaway cottages if you want to venture out and immerse yourself in the Bonfire Night festivities.

  1. Ingleborough House

Located in the centre of the historic and vibrant market town of Kirkby Lonsdale, Ingleborough House offers a front-row seat for the fireworks extravaganza. This four-king-sized bedroom property allows you to experience the celebrations up close at the local rugby club, making it ideal for firework enthusiasts. After taking in the stunning sights, you can head back to your beautiful cottage, warm up by the wood burner, or carry on the celebrations with your party in the private courtyard garden complete with a hot tub!

  1. Bective House

Situated in the heart of Kirkby Lonsdale, Bective House is a gorgeous period property perfect for a family getaway, boasting contemporary finishings, a spacious king-sized bedroom, and child’s room with a cot. Here, you’re invited to join in on the Bonfire Night fun in the town centre or get a 360-view while on a walk to Ruskin’s View or down the river towards Devil’s Bridge. It's the perfect choice for those who want to balance the excitement of fireworks with the comforts of a cozy cottage.

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Mill House Cottages offer an exceptional range of options for dog-friendly, secluded cottages in the north of the UK, making us an excellent choice for a tranquil Bonfire Night getaway.  Whether you prefer to escape the fireworks or embrace the festivities, we are sure to have a cottage to suit your needs.

So, pack your bags, bring your furry friend, and get ready for a memorable Bonfire Night in the heart of the British countryside.

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