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2nd January 2023

Aberdovey Hillside Village 
Dog Friendly Cottages

a little insight of what dogs can get up to while staying at Aberdovey Hillside Village

Aberdovey Hillside Village is the perfect dog friendly holiday cottage destination, particular for those owners looking for Wales holiday cottages by the sea or dog friendly cottages in Wales with enclosed gardens or outside spaces, our Aberdovey holiday cottages are just a short walk from Aberdovey's fantastic dog friendly beaches, pubs, restaurants etc as well as walks into the hills above. Here at Hillside Village we understand that your four legged friends are a member of the family and that they should enjoy their stay with us as much as you do, for starters dogs get welcome packs too!

relaxed dog friendly accommodation
fantastic sandy beaches
amazing ever-changing sea views

Aberdovey or (Aberdyfi in Welsh) has a thriving harbour and is popular for those looking for Wales holiday cottages by the sea and to enjoy the 4 miles of sandy beach and has a great central location for enjoying exploring Snowdonia, the rest of North Wales the Cambrian Coast and the natural beauty of Mid Wales. There is a lot to for all the family so great for family group holidays

Go to our HOME page to get and an overview of our Aberdovey Holiday Cottages and much more; Check out OUR FACILITIES page for our indoor and outdoor facilities. Check out our OUT & ABOUT page for things to do in aberdovey and around and our best tips.  Do not forget to visit our WEBCAM page to see live 24/7 our amazing every-changing sea views that our guests enjoy. 

Welcome Packs for Dogs at Aberdovey Hillside Village

Welcome Tilly

Why dogs love staying at Hillside!

Our properties are comfortably furnished and practically so, making them dog and children friendly, helping to ensure our guests can truly relax

Properties with enclosed and gated gardens / terraces

Our extensive dog friendly grounds

we are on the Wales Costal Path this and other numerous footpaths offers miles of breath-taking walks on the beach, along waters edge and into the hills and mountains beyond

a short walk from miles of beautiful dog friendly sandy beaches

if you have more than one dog you can bring them too!

  dog welcome packs  of dog treats and for use during your stay a dog bowl per property and a dog blanket per dog, to help make your four-legged friend feel more at home

 many dog friendly cafes, pubs and shops within a short stroll

fantastic area for enjoying the outdoors with your canine companions

 our properties are situated in a calm and tranquil environment, perfect for nervous dogs or those sensitive to loud noises  

 the cleanliness of our properties

  our friendly team that make you feel welcome including our resident canine Millie-May

 dog wash point in the reception courtyard to wash down you dogs when they have been on the beach in the sea or getting muddy from an adventurous walk!


Dogs are very welcome at Hillside Village and up to two or three (our larger properties) may stay depending on the size of the dogs (for example we may require that guests who have two larger dogs stay in one of our larger properties),  We as a result do require as apart of the booking process for guests to inform us of the breed of their dog(s) as well as the dog's name (so we can welcome them personally on arrival).  

Aberdovey Sandy Beach - Aberdovey Hillside Village
Aberdovey Sandy beach in winter - still great for dogs - aberdovey Hillside Village
Aberdovey sandy beach dog friendly - aberdovey Hillside Village - showing access from prom

Aberdovey's amazing Dog friendly miles of sandy beaches and sand dunes

The above photos show the 4 miles of dog friendly sandy beaches accessible 12 months of the year, the part that is restricted is adjacent to the jetty and from 1 April to 30 September. Access to the unrestricted part is off the Aberdovey Promenade as illustrated in right photo.

Literary Institute Beach stones through from Aberdovey Hillside Village
Literary Institute Beach stones through from Aberdovey Hillside Village
Aberdovey Literary Institute Beach - 50 Metres from Aberdovey Hillside Village

The Literary Institute super Dog friendly beach a stones throw from Aberdovey Hillside Village

The Literary Institute Beach is dog accessible at anytime throughout the year, great for barbequing in the summer and swimming throughout the year, go and have a dip before breakfast and take your dog(s) too!  The small pebbles are great on the feet, the beach is sandy when the tide is fully out.

AHV WALKING MAP-01 Aberdovey med res.jpg

Just click on a map to go to a high resolution version



The above map AHV WALKING MAP-01 ABERDOVEY, is a very useful reference map, shows the locations of the beaches referred to above and their relationship with Aberdovey Hillside Village. refer to our OUT & ABOUT page for our other Walking Maps, with circular routes from 3 to 15 miles from Aberdovey Hillside Village shown.

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