Welcoming Pets at Folio

Discovering a pet-friendly apartment in London has historically been a challenge for pet owners. Folio is now offering pet-friendly apartments in London for you and your pets. This makes it easier for pet owners to find suitable housing. 

Our commitment to providing a welcoming environment for pets makes finding a suitable home easier than ever before. At Folio, we understand the importance of keeping families together – pets included.

Renting with a Dog or Cat in London

Where to Find Pet-Friendly Flats in London

In London, a significant number of households include pets as part of their family. This growing trend highlights the increasing demand for apartments that allow pets in the city.

Folio actively welcomes pets and caters to their needs across many developments in London.

Pet-friendly apartment buildings in London

At Folio, we have a number of dog friendly apartments in London. Finding a pet-friendly rental property in London has never been easier. We’ve highlighted some of our most popular developments below:

Marson Place

A Pet-Friendly Gem in Southwark

  • Centrally Located Luxury: Nestled in the historic borough of Southwark. Marson Place offers modern 1, 2, and 3 bedroom flats, epitomising luxury living in south east London.
  • Pet-Friendly Living Spaces: With high-specification finishes, private outdoor balconies, and a landscaped rooftop garden, Marson Place is designed to accommodate pet owners and their furry friends, offering panoramic views over London.
  • Ideal for All Lifestyles: Catering to young professionals, families, and couples, these luxury flats provide access to communal facilities and amenities, ensuring a comfortable and vibrant capital living experience.
  • Exceptional Transport Links: Located a short cycle or walk from Elephant and Castle underground station, residents enjoy superior connectivity via the Bakerloo and Northern lines to London’s key destinations and easy access to major airports for global travel.
  • Burgess Park: Burgess Park, located in Southwark, London, offers a variety of dog-friendly activities and facilities that make it an ideal spot for both pets and their owners. As Southwark’s largest park, it spans from Camberwell and Walworth to Peckham and Old Kent Road, providing ample space for leisure and exploration​​.

Greenstock Lane

A Pet-Friendly Retreat in Harrow

  • A Warm Welcome for Four-Legged Friends: Our commitment to pet-friendly living ensures that your pets are as welcome as you are. Here, every feature and amenity is designed with the well-being of your pets in mind.
  • Spacious and Airy Apartments: With ample space and natural light, our apartments offer the perfect setting for pets to feel at home. The open design ensures that your pets have plenty of room to play, rest, and accompany you in your daily life.
  • Excellent Transport Links: Whether you’re commuting to the city or exploring nearby towns, Greenstock Lane’s proximity to major transport links, including Harrow-on-the-Hill and West Harrow stations, makes it an ideal location for pet owners on the move.
  • Easy Access to Green Spaces: Just a short walk from Harrow Recreation Ground, our development is perfectly placed for daily walks, playtime, or simply relaxing in the beauty of nature with your pet.
  • Convenience on Your Doorstep: Located opposite a Morrisons supermarket and within walking distance to St Anns Shopping Centre, Greenstock Lane ensures that both you and your pet have everything you need close at hand.

Royal Wharf

A Pet-Friendly Riverside Community

  • Luxurious Living for You and Your Pet: Our apartments offer the space and comfort needed for pet owners, ensuring a harmonious living experience for all.
  • The Royal Wharf Clubhouse: While you indulge in the gym, pool, sauna, or spa, your pet can enjoy leisurely walks along the riverside, making for a perfect day out for both.
  • Seamless Connectivity: A four-minute walk to Pontoon Dock DLR station connects you and your pet to the heart of London and beyond, making exploration effortless.
  • Proximity to London City Airport: For pet owners who love to travel, London City Airport is close by and a short drive to London Stansted opens a world of travel opportunities.
  • Thames Barrier Park: Just a five-minute walk away, this park provides ample space for picnics, play, and enjoying nature, making it an ideal spot for pet owners to spend quality time outdoors with their furry friends.

Is it Easier to Rent in London with a Dog or Cat?

With Folio, pet-friendly renting has been made much easier. Here are our top tips for living with a dog in London

Renting with a Dog in London


  • Emotional support and companionship.
  • Encourages physical activity and outdoor adventures.


  • Some restrictions on size and breeds may apply.
  • Consideration for neighbours and noise levels.


  • Ensure your dog is well-trained to adapt to apartment living.
  • Regular exercise and socialisation are key to a happy pet.

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Renting with a Cat in London


  • Cats are generally quieter and require less space.
  • Ideal for indoor living environments.


  • Potential for damage to furniture and fittings.
  • Litter box management is essential.


  • Provide scratching posts and toys to keep your cat entertained.
  • Regular grooming can help minimise shedding and maintain cleanliness.

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Living with Folio: A Pet-Friendly Haven

Folio makes living with pets easy by providing amenities for pets and their owners, creating a peaceful living space.

Are Dogs Allowed on Trains in London?

Dogs can ride the London Underground if their owners follow rules to ensure a safe trip for both pets and passengers. Keep your dog on a lead, avoid busy times, and be considerate of others on public transportation.

Why is it Hard to Rent with Pets?

The main challenges in renting with pets include finding landlords who accept pets, potential for damage, and additional responsibilities. Folio helps pet owners by offering pet-friendly policies to make it easier to find a welcoming home.