Bonhay Road, Exeter , Devon, EX4 3AB

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Mill on the Exe,
Exeter

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DOG FRIENDLY DAYS OUT IN EXETER

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D og friendly pubs Exeter don't come much better than the Mill on the Exe, promising to have those tails wagging. Plan a Proper Dog trip together, with plenty of dog friendly things to do near Exeter and the surrounding area. From curious canines to playful pups, explore Exeter with your four-legged friend by your side.

LET YOUR PLAYFUL PUP ENJOY THE WAVES

DOG BEACHES IN EXMOUTH

Nestled around the corner from Exmouth, Budleigh Salterton Beach is a 2.5-mile pebble beach flanked by the Jurassic Coast’s unmistakable red sandstone cliffs. There are seasonal restrictions on the main beach, but dogs are welcome on the sands adjacent to the Lime Kiln car park and at Steamer Steps.
STEP BACK IN TIME

POWDERHAM CASTLE

This 600-year-old property is home to beautiful grounds and gardens, not to mention a magnificent fortified manor house. Dogs are welcome on leads for what promises to be a fascinating day out with plenty to see and do. Uncover history on every turn as you step through a patchwork of elegant rooms.
HEAD FOR WALKIES

EXPLORE HALDON FOREST PARK

This gorgeous area of woodland spans 3,500 acres and boasts a range of walking trails to suit all abilities. Check out the Discovery Trail which carves a picturesque path through the forest, passing far-reaching views over rolling hills.
GET THOSE TAILS WAGGING...

WALK ALONG EXE ESTUARY TRAIL

Almost entirely traffic-free and flat-surfaced, wrapping around the river from Exmouth, through Topsham, Powderham, and finishing in Dawlish Warren. Ferries are available to take you across the water, and there are plenty of cafes and toilets dotted along the route.

DOG FRIENDLY ACCOMMODATION IN EXETER

Need a place to rest your paws? The Mill on the Exe is a dog friendly pub hotel in Exeter. Book a Proper Dog stay.

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STAYING SAFE OF THE SWCP

Follow these top tips from SWCP to enjoy the 630 miles of coast path safely.
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PROPER DOG

Paw a pint of Proper Dog, without a ruff head the next morning!
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TOP TIPS FOR YOUR STAYCATION

On your first trip together? Check out these top tips for a stress-free start.

PROPER JOB

Pair perfectly with your pooches Proper Dog for a treat together!

THINGS TO DO IN EXETER

Our peaceful riverside location lies mere moments from all that Exeter has to offer. Uncover a city steeped in a rich heritage that can be charted both above and below ground; from gorgeous Gothic architecture with panoramic views to meandering medieval tunnels.