Pet Holiday Finder is part of the PetfriendlyRentals.co.uk group
All accommodation enquiries, more info, availability or booking should be made direct with accommodation provider (see the accommodation advert). if you have a question regarding an advert on our website, please contact us by one of the methods below.
If you have specific cottage holiday dates in mind and time is a bit of an issue, you can complete the form below and we will have a quick look for you, alternatively Click Here to search by availability for your holiday cottage, all properties allow 1 or more pets (indicated by dog symbol
If you would like us to carry out a quick search for a self-catering holiday property, you are welcome to complete the form below (UK only).
Just fill out the sections below, click the send button, we will then carry out a quick search to see what is available. to make sure our reply does not get listed as spam, please add this email address to your address book; email@example.com
What is Pet Holiday Finder
Q: What is Pet Holiday Finder?
A: petholidayfinder.co.uk is a website exclusively for pets and their owners. This website covers pet friendly holidays and pet related services throughout the UK, England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland & France. This site contains advertisements from holiday accommodation that accepts pets, with adverts from both private property owners and managing agents. This site is a directory of pet & dog friendly holidays, with accommodation ranging from self catering cottages to hotel rooms and campsites, all of which have a pets welcome policy. We also allow FREE advertising from many pet related services in the UK
Q: How up to date are the listings?
A: We aim to keep the adverts up to date as possible. We try to encourage all advertisers to inform us if there are any changes to their accommodation or service: this will prevent unnecessary phone calls or emails.
Q: Where do you get your listings?
A: Anyone with a pet friendly holiday accommodation can advertise with us. Some of the adverts come direct from the private property owner and some are from agents on behalf of the owners.
Q: What types of holiday accommodation do you list?
A: We will list any form of holiday accommodation that is happy to accept pets.
Q: What are the benefits of listing my property with Pet Holiday finder?
A: Petholidayfinder.co.uk has been trading since 2007 and is looked at by thousands of pet owners every month looking for holiday accommodation throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe. By accepting pets you are doubling your potential as over 50% of households own pets.
Q: Who will see my listings?
A: There are over 18 million pet owning households in the UK, many of these will be searching our database for holiday accommodation. We aim to advertise our services in as many pet friendly locations as possible, these would include; Dog Magazines, Pet websites, Animal Rescue Centers, trade shows etc. We also appear high in the internet search facility (google, bing, yahoo etc...)
Finding an Accommodation
Q: We are looking for a pet friendly holiday in a specific area, can you help us?
A: We have a large directory of accommodation available in all areas of the country, it is best to use our user friendly property search facility. First select the type of accommodation you are looking, then select the area you are looking for, this will then show you a list of accommodation.
Q: I have found a holiday on your site which said it accepted dogs, but when I phoned the advertiser they said they had changed their mind. What can I do?
A: Please contact us with the details and we will contact the advertiser to find out the reasons for this, and correct this advert accordingly. If they are no longer willing to accept any pets, we will remove the advert from our site.
Q: How much does it cost to advertise?
A: We offer FREE advertising for all Pet related services and occasionally for Basic holiday listings Any costs we aim to keep as low as possible to encourage clients to our site. Our current prices can be found by clicking the 'Advertise with us' tab to the top right.
You can submit your advert online via the forms provided, if you would like further details please contact us.
Q: What methods of payment do you accept for listings?
A: Payments can be made by debit/credit card online/ over the phone, PayPal account, or payment by cheque/postal order (via the post) Bacs transfer. some adverts will not be built/activated on our website until we have received cleared funds.
Adding Your Pet Friendly Accommodation
Q: How does your service work?
A: If you decide you would like to advertise with us, please select the 'Advertise with us' tab and follow the online instructions. Once your advert has been submitted and payment has been received, it will then be forwarded to one of our team members. It is their job to proof read your advert(s) before it is submitted live on the internet.
Q: How do I add photos.
A: Please send your photos to us, either by email or by post, quoting any reference number you may have been given. Each of these photos will need to be in JPEG format and no bigger than 2Mb; preferred size being 640 X 480. If you already have a website, with your permission we can take photos directly from your site.
Q: How quickly will my advert appear?
A: Once your listing has been approved by one of our team members, we aim to have your advert activated within 24 hours. However during busy periods or if errors are found on your listing, there may be delays. If any problems with the listing are found, you will be contacted by email as soon as possible. Payment is to be received in full, before your advert is approved.
Q: How long will my listing run?
A: Holiday accommodation adverts will last for 1 Year (Exception to this is Basic listing). An email reminder will be sent when your subscription is due to expire and you can choose whether or not you wish to renew it, or whether you would like to upgrade your advert.
Q: My advert hasn’t appeared, even though I have paid my subscription and submitted my advert?
A: Each property advert is checked by a team member of pet holiday finder, for any discrepancies before it appears on the website. If your advert has not appeared after 48 hours of the advert being submitted, please contact us by email (see contact us page)
Q: Can I stipulate the quantity of each type of pet I wish to allow?
A: Yes. We would always prefer you to give us as much information as possible regarding pets. Just put the information within your property details.
Q: Can adverts only be created online?
A: We would prefer this in the first instant. However if you wish to send us your details by post, no problem. Please contact us first.
Q: I have noticed an error or would like to edit my listing, can I change it?
A: Yes, Please let us know by email quoting the listing Ref number. (found on your accommodation details) Some listing types a charge may apply.
Q: I no longer wish to allow pets into my holiday accommodation as we have had a bad experience, Can I still advertise my service with you?
A: We are sorry that you encountered a problem with your pet friendly accommodation. You could always stipulate a well behaved pet only in the future. Unfortunately we only advertise properties that are willing to accept pets.
Q: I am already using a agent; can I advertise my property with you?
A: In many cases Yes, but we need to know more about the agent you use. It may be worth informing your agent that you are advertising your property elsewhere. Remember to mention petholidayfinder.co.uk
Q: I have changed my mind about accepting pets, Can I have a refund?
A: No, sorry but the fees for advertising on this site are to cover administration costs and will not be refunded. Before deciding to totally stop accepting pets, please look at other options as allowing dogs is a great way of getting extra or out of season bookings.
Q: Can I advertise my other pet related services (not holiday) through your site?
A: Yes, this is FREE and will be listed in the PET SERVICES category. If you want to advertise any services through our site e.g. Banner or link, please contact us. We are always happy to do a link exchange to other sites that are relevant to ours.
Q: Can I add a link to our own website on our advert
A: This will depend on your chosen advert type: Please see our 'advertise with us' page .we may accept a link exchange (Terms & Conditions apply) , please request this on the advertising forms.
Q: Are my personal details secure?
Q: How will people contact me?
A: In most instances people will click through to your website if you have one. Other than that we display your email and telephone number so people can contact you directly. If you use a booking agent we will be happy to include this in your advert, just provide us with the details.
Q: I have a query, how can I contact you?
A: If you can not find your answer in our FAQ’s, please email us on the address below, and we will get back to you ASAP.