Canine castle stays must be the ultimate treat for your dog - long walks in beautiful estates offer more than the usual romp around the back garden. Take a look at these English castles that offer dog-friendly rooms...

Bovey Castle 

With miles of rugged Dartmoor to explore from this luxurious Devon castle and the south-west coastal path only 45 minutes' drive away, the moorland and beaches offer a real variety of walks for your pet!

Augill Castle

The gentle Yorkshire Dales and majestic Lake District are both on the doorstep of this lovely little castle hotel.  Dogs are welcomed into the Stable House accommodation, which sleeps up to 4 guests and your furry friend!

Swinton Park Castle

Swinton Park is located in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, offering miles of walks around the estate and a newly built spa to relax in, whilst your pet sleeps off his or her exertions.