Posts for #pawsforabreak

The Paws for a Break Pet-Friendly Award 2016/17 – The Winner!

Tuesday 16th May 2017

The Paws for a Break Pet-Friendly Award winner has been announced! The judges ruled, by a whisker, that Mains of Taymouth in Perthshire is the worthy victor. So a big congratulatory tail-wagging goes to Pauline and her team at Mains of Taymouth. We must give a paw to the five other finalists, Ardtornish Estate, Cologin, […]

Paws for a Break 2016/17 Award Finalists

Tuesday 14th Feb 2017

We asked the public to nominate their favourite pet-friendly self-catering property on EmbraceScotland for our Paws for a Break Award 2016/17 and we are delighted to announce our 6 finalists!  These self-catering holiday properties go the extra mile to make sure that pets and their owners are made welcome, with all the facilities and services you need for a […]

10 of the Best: Dog-Friendly Beaches

Thursday 2nd Feb 2017

With over 8,000 miles of coastline we are spoilt for choice when it comes to beautiful beaches in Scotland (and you can often enjoy these gorgeous sandy stretches to yourself).  Of course not all beaches are dog-friendly and, to give dog owners some holiday inspiration, we asked bloggers, our holiday home owners and lovely Instagram […]

Holiday Rentals that Welcome 3 or More Dogs

Saturday 21st Jan 2017

We know that quite a few of you have been searching for self-catering properties where you can take more than two furry friends and so we have put together this blog post to offer you some holiday inspiration. Contact individual owners for information on any property restrictions, charges or rules (with EmbraceScotland you book direct with […]

Go Walkies with EmbraceScotland

Friday 20th Jan 2017

Press Release Leading Scottish Holiday Home Provider Recommends The Best Dog-Friendly Breaks North of the Border Scotland’s extensive “right to roam” access makes it “top dog” when it comes to holidaying with a canine companion.  The country offers an array of experiences, specifically with Fido in mind and now, thanks to EmbraceScotland’s “Pets Welcome Charter”, […]

10 of the Best: Pet-Friendly Attractions

Thursday 8th Dec 2016

We may be a teeny bit biased but we think that Scotland is the purr-fect place for a pet-friendly holiday, with beautiful beaches, lochs, glens and woodland a-plenty for your four-legged friends to explore. Other than enjoying the great outdoors (following the Scottish Outdoor Access Code, of course), what else can you and your pooch get up […]

Paws for a Break

Thursday 25th Aug 2016

Meet Scrabble, the face of our brand new pet-friendly campaign, Paws for a Break. We know that so many of you wouldn’t dream of going on holiday without your four-legged friends and choose self-catering as it’s the easiest and most flexible way of holidaying with a pet. Over the coming months we’ll be highlighting pet-friendly holiday cottages […]