Enjoy a trip to Gloucester with your furry friend, see our list below for all things eating, sleeping and exploring our city with your doggo!

Being so close to the beautiful Cotswold countryside there is an endless choice of tail wagging walking routes. Take in the breath-taking views of Gloucestershire as well as having plenty of space for your hound to happily explore and enjoy a few laps.

Escape to the only complete Rococo Garden in England in nearby Painswick for scenic 18th century architecture. There are plenty of off lead opportunities at Robinswood Hill Country Park – a favourite of pooch owners, choose from a couple of guided walks or make your own way to the top for views of the city! 

Take your pooch with you while you have a bite to eat. Gloucester has a great selection of eateries that welcome canine chums. If you fancy a brunch stop off Guru Coffee House and Hubble Bubble are perfect for refueling and both welcome well-behaved pups.

Doggies are welcomed at The Fountain Inn, the 14th century coach house with courtyard is known for its friendly atmosphere and tasty pub grub. 

If you want to enjoy an overnight stay in Gloucester, there are lots of accommodation options fit for a wet nose and wagging tail.

For a budget friendly city break, stop over at Gloucester Travelodge, based at Gloucester Quays; you’ll be in prime position for walks near the water and exploring the city.

For a taste of luxury, rest your head at Hatton Court Hotel, set in a gorgeous period building surrounded by green grounds and about 20 minutes from Gloucester City Centre.  


Painswick Rococo Garden
Painswick Rococo Garden

This unique Garden restoration, situated in a hidden valley, dates from a period when 18th century gentle folk were creating flamboyant pleasure grounds in which to entertain their guests.

Robinswood Hill Country Park
Country Park/Nature Reserve
Robinswood Hill

Two-hundred and fifty acres of open countryside with viewpoint, pleasant walks, waymarked nature trail.

Guru Coffee House
Food and drink options at Guru Coffee House

From their Guru Vegan Sausages to their amazing Coffees and fresh Health Juices & Smoothies you can be assured that everything at Guru has been designed to be bursting with flavours and the best for your body.

The Hubble Bubble Coffee House
Food at the Hubble Bubble

Situated close to the historic Gloucester Cathedral, Hubble Bubble provides a friendly and inviting service. Using locally sourced products, this unique café is great for an afternoon break from the hustle and bustle of the City Centre.

The Fountain Inn
The Fountain Inn

Traditional English pub, serving good home cooked food. Bar meals and Chefs daily specials. Outdoor seating away from the hustle and bustle of the streets, quiet and relaxing.

Travelodge Gloucester
Travelodge Gloucester

Travelodge offers great value accommodation with rooms from £19.

Hatton Court Hotel
Country House Hotel
Hatton Court Hotel

A Cotswold gem Bordering the ‘Cotswold Way’, Hatton Court Hotel is an independent boutique hotel in the village of Upton St. Leonards with easy access to Gloucester (4 miles), Cheltenham (10 miles) and the M5.



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