Bring your dog on vaccation to Karlskrona

Your four-legged friend is welcome to the world heritage city of Karlskrona!

Of course, the doggy is going with you on holiday! Here there are restaurants, cafés, hotels and dog baths, which go the extra mile for everyone's best friend. Here we advise on dog-friendly places, and guide you and your dog right through the city.


Where can you eat together?

Regardless of whether you are looking for coffee, good food or want to go out to have fun, you are welcome with your dog in several places around the city. Keep in mind that different restaurants have different rules when it comes to dogs. Always check before booking a table or ask on the spot. Many restaurants allow the dog to join the outdoor dining area - but always ask the staff first. Below you will find places to eat where your friend is welcome. Havgården in Nättraby even has its own menu for doggies.

Where can you play and hang out?

Parks, green areas, walking paths in the center or nature reserves - Karlskrona offers a pleasant visit for all dog owners. There are several dog parks in and outside of Karlskrona - here you can let your dog loose. However, remember to show consideration for the other dogs and their owners, so that everyone can enjoy themselves.

Fenced dog parks in Karlskrona

Fenced dog parks in Karlskrona

A dog park is a fenced area where the dog can run free.

Where can you swim together?

Karlskrona municipality is a dog-friendly municipality that also welcomes our four-legged friends at bathing areas. Karlskrona municipality has two official dog bathing areas; one on northern Långö and one on Dragsö. Here, dogs are welcome to bathe all year round. Dogs are also allowed to swim at Karlskrona municipality's official bathing areas, but then the dog must be on a leash.

Bathing spots for dogs in Karlskrona

Bathing spots for dogs in Karlskrona

Karlskrona municipality is a dog-friendly municipality that also welcomes our four-legged friends to

Where can you stay together?

Choose between staying with your dog in a hotel or in a camping cabin suitable for pets. Karlskrona has several possibilities to make your stay as dog-friendly as possible. Here you will find a range of accommodation facilities that welcome dogs. Don't forget to mention your four-legged friend when booking your accommodation!

How does it work with dogs on public transportation?

Guide dogs, service and signal dogs are of course always welcome and may be brought along free of charge. A dog, cat or other small pet, which can be brought without causing inconvenience to other passengers, may also be brought along free of charge.

The animal must travel in a specially marked space in the vehicle or according to instructions from the driver or train attendant. The animal must be kept on a leash or sit in a bag or cage throughout the journey and may not be placed on seats.

Read more on Blekingetrafiken's page.