6 places you and your pet can stay on holiday

Looking for a break but don't want to leave your pet behind? Well, you don't have to.

Organising holidays can be difficult when you have a furry friend at home, but what if they could come with you? Thankfully, the experts at Booking.com have sourced some beautiful getaways in Australia that can accommodate you and your pet. Whether it's a peaceful waterfront, lavish hotel or a charming country view, there's plenty to choose from. 

Smith’s Lake House, NSW

If you fancy a weekend getaway with your pooch, Smith’s Lake House offers a perfect outdoor escape. Just two and a half hours drive from Sydney and 20 minutes from Forster, you can take your dog kayaking, surfing and fishing.

Take some quality time to visit walk around the Seal Rocks Lighthouse and along the beautiful Cellitos, Boomerang and Elizabeth beaches.

The Langham, Sydney NSW

Just a moments walk away from Sydney’s CBD, The Langham offers a taste of the luxurious life for you and your pup. Upon check in, your furry friend will be treated to a custom-made Langham plush bed, water bowl, and a bag of gourmet treats - and they’ve even got a dedicated ‘Pampered Pets Program' for extra indulgence. 

Eporo Central Apartments, VIC

The Eporo Central Apartments are located in the heart of the Melbourne CBD on LaTrobe Street, ideal for a city escape for you and your pet. With 31 per cent of Australians saying they walk more when travelling with their pets, this is the ideal spot for you to hit the streets and experience Melbourne with your four-legged friend.

W Brisbane, QLD

Located at North Quay with views over the Brisbane River, the W Brisbane is the perfect central destination for those who are interested in shopping and city walks.

Feel free to take your furry friend for a stroll around the Brisbane Botanical Gardens, which is a mere 15-minute walk away.

The Dome House, Coolum Beach QLD

The Dome House, located just a 10-minute drive from Mt Coolum National Park, is a beautiful, modern home that provides guests with an outdoor swimming pool and tropical garden. The King and Queen rooms offer breathtaking balconies with garden or mountain views and Yaroomba Beach is right around the corner, ideal for the ultimate outing with your pooch.

Cleburne Homestead, TAS


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Explore the beautiful Tasmanian countryside with your pet at Cleburne Homestead, located just 15 minutes from Hobart. There are geese and alpacas on the property, with plenty of space to experience country life. 

Coonawarra Bush Holiday Park, SA


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Get back to nature with your pet at Coonawarra Bush Holiday Park, just an hour’s drive north of Mt Gambier. The park offers self-contained units with en suites as well as luxe bell tents, ideal for the glampers out there.

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