Top 10 Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals In Chatham, England

chatham vacation rentals pet friendly

Located on the banks of River Medway, the city of Chatham in Kent lies just an hour southeast of London. The town is an important 19th-century dockyard town and it even boasts a historic dock museum. There are tons of other naval landmarks and sights to explore, such as the Chatham Naval Memorial, the architecturally majestic Town Hall, and Brook Theatre. Do you love the outdoors? Chatham has loads of picnic sites and parks, such as Riverside Country Park. However, what’s best about Chatham is that it’s very pet-friendly and it features lush riverfront dog parks as well as pubs and restaurants. The best part? They have lots of options for pet-friendly vacation rentals! Check out our list below of the top pet-friendly vacation rentals in Chatham, UK.

1. Small but beautiful cottage (from USD 68)

With a lush gated garden space for your pet to potter around, this beautiful cottage just south of Chatham’s town center is perfect for you and your pet. Humans will love the large one-bedroom space too, which comes with off-road parking as well. A plush king bed in the snug bedroom aside, you’ll also find a well-equipped kitchen for cooking, and a flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi for entertainment. The cozy living room is a particularly great place to hang around after a day of exploring the town, while your beloved companion can lie contentedly by your side.

PJ's @ Willow Cottage
Chatham, England, United Kingdom
350 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this place has all the amenities including kitchen with everything you need pretty much
modern bathroom and nicely decorated
a great little place to stay with a very cosy and comfortable bed for a peaceful nights sleep
very clean and well-appointed outstanding communication
all really clean and beautifully presented
gorgeous garden immaculately clean place very homely
the place was very clean and organized and it had so much little treats available
always clean and tidy with great facilities at a very reasonable price
lovely accommodation: great attention to detail helpful hosts
julie and phil are the perfect hosts too
julie and phil are great hosts and were very responsive to our needs and questions
phil and julie were excellent hosts very warm and welcoming
super little house and our hosts couldn't be more welcoming and helpful
it was perfect location to relax in the garden and catch up with friends
a fantastic little place set in a wonderful secure garden space
everything you need and more lovely location and very friendly host
the cottage was lovely and every amenity we could wish for was available the location is also great
lovely little place and a great location
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2. Bucolic four-bedroom converted barn (from USD 141)

If you’re a large group of friends or family traveling with a pet to quaint Otham outside Maidstone, then how would you like to stay at this barn-turned-vacation rental? The four-bedroom residence boasts a graveled courtyard that is perfect for playing fetch with your dog, all for a small pet fee. What’s more, there are tons of great walking trails nearby, such as the ones at Mote Park and Leeds Castle. The two-storeyed house has tons of space for everyone to relax together, such as the spacious lounge and the dining space. A well-equipped kitchen, a sprawling patio, cable TV, and free Wi-Fi complete this modern yet bucolic barn.

Large detached 4 bedroom Barn Conversion
Otham, GB
4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

3. One-bedroom log cabin in Maidstone (from USD 270)

Nestled in the greenery surrounding the charming town of Maidstone, this remote log cabin is perfect for a couple of travelers and their furry companions. The dog-friendly abode on the grounds of a 16th-century property features a lovely fenced garden for your doggie to scamper to his heart’s content. Meanwhile, you can sip a glass of wine on the patio or whip up dinner at the barbeque grill. On the inside, a snug bedroom with a king bed aside, you’ll also find a cozy living room with a fireplace and a TV, a modern kitchen, and a spotless bathroom.

Log cabin with hot tub , dog friendly. ideal for walkers or a romantic break
20 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable
everything in cabin spotless bed comfy and hot tub amazing would return
the owners were very helpful
julie was very friendly and accommodating lovely place to stay
great location to get away from it all
beautiful location peaceful tranquil just what was needed
great place for a weekend retreat small cute and cosy and ideal with the dog
stunning location with beautiful views
secluded location with lovely landscape views
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4. Historic farmhouse in Lenham (from USD 750)

Escape to the tranquillity of the English countryside at this historic five-bedroom farmhouse, which is now a contemporary vacation rental that’s pet-friendly. The place has a rear garden as well as a picketed one in the front, where your beloved pup can gambol about, play, and get their share of exercise on the vacation. The house is no less thrilling for you too, and it has a music room, musical instruments, a pool table, and even a cinema room! Cooking enthusiasts will particularly love whipping up meals in the huge modern kitchen, which you can relish in the cozy living room with a movie or the dining space with a fireplace.

Period Farm House 4 poster beds, hot tub, cinema, wood fires, slipper bath, AGA
13 reviews
farmhouse 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
two families and a bundle of kids under 7 were warm cosy and comfortable in this amazing farm house
the music room and cinema were special additions that you wont find in many places
teens really enjoyed having the basement cinema room snooker table and darts
house very clean well equipped and had lots of fun in the movie room
the rooms were all spacious spotlessly maintained and each had its own individual charm
thank you for being such lovely hosts
our hosts were present to welcome us and run through important info
big thank you to the hosts glen and liz you really made us feel welcome
glen and liz were wonderful hosts very friendly approachable and helpful without being intrusive
glen and liz were fantastic hosts being warm friendly and helpful in every way
the property is wonderful with a fantastic location within walking distance of a very friendly small village
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5. Cottage in a serene location (from USD 107)

If you and your pet are looking for a quiet getaway near Chatham, then this gorgeous countryside cottage found half an hour south is just what you need. The house features a lush garden for your pet to cavort around and get some exercise. Meanwhile, you can relax on the picturesque patio with a cup of coffee or a glass of wine. There are tons of activities in the area that you and your four-legged friend will enjoy, such as fishing, cycling, walking, and bird watching. On the inside, the two-bedroom home features a nice living room and full kitchen, along with a TV, free Wi-Fi, and tons of games and books.

4 star tourist board rated. Truly rural, on a farm. Pet friendly. Peaceful area.
45 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
very comfortable and clean property
a charming cottage: nicely furnished immaculately clean and well located for exploring kent
very clean comfortable ground floor annexe to farmhouse surrounded by flowers
mrs townsend was very obliging and could not have been more friendly
sue is friendly and helpful we were made to feel very welcome
enjoyed our stay great location for a restful break
good location & lovely garden
wonderful location just a short drive away to many national trust and english heritage properties
beautifully situated holiday cottage perfect location to get away from it all in lovely countryside
would highly recommend if you don't mind being in a rural location
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6. Modern barn in Hawkenbury (from USD 346)

Tucked in the township of Tonbridge south of Chatham, this beautiful modern barn surrounded by large lawns is a great base to enjoy an English countryside holiday with your pet. Your furry companion will love the spacious and open-plan three-bedroom house, which comes with a well-equipped kitchen for preparing meals, and a sun-kissed living room with a TV for entertainment. However, what they’ll love the most is the enclosed garden, where they can frolic about even as you grill dinner on the gas barbeque. Plus, taking long walks in the countryside will allow your pets to stretch their legs.

Wonderful contemporary barn conversion
16 reviews
Barn 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there were only four of us and the house comfortably sleeps eight so we had loads of room
immaculately clean and really does have everything you need
couldn’t of asked for more such lovely accommodation and hosts
owners live next door but did not invade the space so we were able to relax
a great location to drive out and about from and a most relaxing hot tub
leeds castle was great and the potting shed a few miles away were right up our street
perfect place for a family weekend together
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7. Cottage surrounded by large gardens (from USD 426)

For a pet fee, your furry friend can enjoy a lovely stay at this enchanting English cottage in Ashford. Experience a truly luxurious vacation at this house, which boasts a fenced seasonal pool at the bottom of the garden. During sun-kissed months, it’s the perfect place to hang out all day with your travel companions, including your pet! In the evenings, enjoy an alfresco dinner by the barbeque. The 16th-century historic yet modern cottage has everything, ranging from a formal dining area sitting beneath a gothic arch to an inglenook fireplace with a wood-burning stove. A swanky kitchen, smart TV with Netflix, cushy sofas, and plush beds in three bedrooms complete this space.

Historic Royal Kent cottage surrounded by large gardens & private swimming pool
27 reviews
cottage 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the garden is massive and impressive and the private heated pool was like an icing on the cake
every need was catered for and the beds/duvets were very comfortable
cottage was lovely to stay in and we thoroughly loved the pool
beautiful garden that is well maintained with large clean pool
the rooms were all spacious and the whole place was well- maintained cleaned and well looked after
the cottage was tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean it really felt like a home from home
a great short break and a location that suited us ideally
the location is within easy distance for visits to the coast or exploring places of interest in the area
it is a quiet and peaceful location
its the most perfect hideaway in a wonderful central location
nice house in a beautiful garden - a lovely quiet getaway for our short break
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8. Two-bedroom English cottage in Ashford (from USD 206)

There’s no better place to enjoy an English summer than this delightful two-bedroom cottage located on a verdant stretch of land just north of Ashford. This pet-friendly vacation rental boasts a secure garden area where your pet can walk, run around, and lay without you getting worried about them getting out. What’s more, the place accommodates as many as three pets, all for a fee. You can even book dog grooming, photography, and personal training sessions for your four-legged love. Humans will love the house too, which has a capacious living-dining and kitchen area, comfy bedrooms, chic bathrooms, and even a barbeque grill out on the patio.

Delightful Pet and Family Friendly 2 bedroom Cottage in Challock, Kent
17 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
clean and comfortable beds
property was very clean and well equipped
very well equipped and spotlessly clean
this property is gorgeous spotless and perfectly equipped
owners were lovely
our hosts were very welcoming and helpful
hosts were considerate polite and friendly
thank you hosts for making our stay enjoyable
they were especially helpful making suggestions of restaurants and the local area
location is very good
lovely walks all close by and local pubs very close
always close to hand for any inquires
fantastic quiet location and easy to find
lovely cottage and grate location just to break away from the real world
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9. Charming Tenterden retreat (from USD 117)

If you have a small dog, then this characterful two-bedroom cottage in the village of St. Michaels is a great place for a serene sojourn. This cozy terrace cottage is close to many historic sights, as well as many walking and hiking trails. On the property, your dog will love bounding around in the enclosed rear garden while you enjoy a good cup of tea or a glass of wine on the alfresco furniture. During colder nights, curl up with your companion on the couch in the living room, which also has a fireplace, and watch TV. Cook meals in the quaint but full kitchen and retire to the plush king bed for a blissful sleep.

Comfortable, characterful cottage for 3 in Tenterden, woodburner and parking
59 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the necessary toiletries were provided as well as plenty of towels and lovely bed linen
a comfortable and beautifully presented little cottage we really enjoyed our stay
the sitting room is comfortably furnished for evenings in front of the t
very clean tidy and accommodating
the whole place was wonderfully clean and tidy
nice little cottage very cosy and clean
spotless comfortable and couldn't fault it
cosy comfortable clean and very welcoming
the property manager could not be any more helpful before and during our stay
we though helen a generous and easy-going host
very comfortable cottage in quiet but convenient location
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10. Quaint getaway in Sissinghurst Stables (from USD 118)

Few experiences are as thrilling as staying in a vacation rental that was once a barn! Welcome to these stables outside Sissinghurst, with a fabulous two-bedroom cottage, complete with a large garden. What’s more, this vacation rental is pet-friendly, charging a small fee for your pet. Your doggie will have the time of their lives playing in the garden with the two host dogs that also live on the property! You’ll love the place, which has a contemporary kitchen, an immaculate bathroom, and even a snug living room with a soft sofa and a TV to unwind. Finally, retire to the cloud-like king bed at night, and fall asleep while gazing at the countryside-inspired decor.

Sissinghurst Stables, with a large private garden, just one hour from London.
11 reviews
Barn 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
clean comfortable and plenty of room
the host couldn’t have been more helpful
emma was delightful friendly and very helpful
for those that like gardens it is also close to great dixter
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Charming Chatham

Chatham is the perfect destination to enjoy a wonderful vacation in the great outdoors with your beloved pets. These modern vacation rentals, which are peppered all over the region, allow your pet to enjoy a vacation with you, thanks to all the space and the presence of gardens. Make the most of a vacation with your four-legged companion by choosing to stay at these top pet-friendly vacation rentals in Chatham, UK.

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