The Isle of Wight is one of the most dog-friendly places in Britain. There are walks galore, sandy beaches for running and swimming, glorious countryside to explore and plenty of pet-friendly pit-stops for when the humans need refuelling.
Dogs travel free on our three ferry routes linking the Isle of Wight to the south coast – when accompanied by a well-behaved owner. On a clear day, they can amble on the car ferries’ outer decks and when the weather is not so good they can enjoy the short crossing inside the ferries’ dedicated pet areas.Book now
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The Isle of Wight it one of Europe’s most pre-historic sights, and at low tide you can discover the evidence for yourself. This walk from Brook Chine to Compton Bay and back has easy beach sections and steep climbing up and down the cliff – perfect for you and your dog.
We’re very dog-friendly here on the Isle of Wight, so there’s no need to leave the pooch behind when you go out for something to eat. Here, our friends over at Taste of the Wight tell us about some of the fabulous places that will welcome your four-legged friend…
Sometimes there is nothing better than spending the day with your dog. If that means spending the day in the pub, all the better! Many pubs on the Island allow dogs inside, whilst some go positively ‘woofy’ for your four-legged friend… Here, the Isle of Wight Pub Guide gives us their recommendations.
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