July 1, 2023
Winter Getaways with your Pet Close to Sydney
When it comes to pet-friendly accommodation for winter holidays in New South Wales (NSW), there are several options to consider whether you are looking for a dog-friendly inn or cosy cabin. Here are some Winter Getaways with your Pet Close to Sydney.
The Clan Terrigal
With views of Terrigal Lake and in close proximity to Terrigal Beach, The Clan has friendly staff and offers barbecue facilities, free on-site parking, and free use of laundry facilities.
Offering certain rooms for guests travelling with a pet. Small pets of 10 Kilos or less are welcome. There is a one-off cleaning per pet per room.
The air-conditioned guest rooms are equipped with a fridge, an electric kettle and cable TV. The en suite bathroom offers a shower and a hairdryer. The rooms on the ground floor enjoy direct beach access, while the rooms located upstairs have access to a balcony offering lake views. There is an on-site restaurant called Maccoa which is open Wednesday to Sunday for breakfast from 7am. Maccoa Restaurant is open for lunch Saturday & Sunday.
T 02 4384 1566
Escape the hustle and bustle… switch off the technology… and venture out to the NSW countryside where you can relax and
The cabins run on solar power and tank water, and each is fitted with a gas heater, hot water, a kettle, toaster, stove, small fridge and BBQ. Hepburn Retreat is family owned and operated plus it’s also dog-friendly..
Located less than 3hrs from Sydney.
6883 Castlereagh Highway, Ilford 2850
Victoria and Albert Guesthouse
This historic property located in Mount Victoria welcomes all well behaved dogs to stay but they are not to be left alone all day. With wonderful shared guest lounges, a TV room and open fireplaces to relax and unwind. Enjoy dinner at the restaurant or dine out. The guesthouse has a traditional wrap-around verandah with mountain views – the perfect place to relax and watch the sunset. A continental breakfast is included for all guest. And if you’re looking for something more substantial, a fully cooked breakfast is available to order for an additional fee. Rooms vary from spacious to petite depending on your budget.
19 Station Street, Mount Victoria, 2786
T 02) 4787 1348
Fitzroy Inn Historic Retreat Mittagong
This colonial sandstone Inn offers free Wi-Fi and an on-site tennis court. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities and some rooms feature a corner spa bath. A breakfast pack will be provided for guests. Relax next to the fireplace in the guest lounge or explore the property’s lovely gardens and courtyard. A small bar serves refreshing beverages. Fitzroy Inn is 3 minutes’ drive from Highlands Golf Course. The Bradman Museum and Bowral are 10 minutes’ drive away.
When travelling with pets, please note that an extra charge of AUD 40 per pet, per night applies.
1 Ferguson Crescent, Mittagong 2575
T 02 4872 3457
Illawarra & Shoalhaven
Park Ridge Retreat Gerringong
Situated in the heart of the scenic coastal town of Gerringong. Sit back, relax, soak in the atmosphere and rejuvenate, or explore and experience this alluring landscape. The retreat has 3 ground floor rooms available for pets. Guests must take full responsibility for any damages caused by their pets, and there is a $30 one off cleaning fee. Facilities include an in-house licensed restaurant, established gardens, BBQ area, complementary WiFi, and undercover car parking.
139 Belinda Street, Gerringong 2534
T 02 4234 1000
South Coast NSW
Abode Malua Bay
Located 15 minutes south of the centre of Batemans Bay, this hotel offers a “Pet Package”, which has a selection of treats, a toy, and pet shampoo and conditioner to spoil your dog. All rooms are self-contained with their own kitchenette, and up to two pets are permitted per room.
4 Kuppa Avenue, Malua Bay 2536
T 02 6220 0308
When searching for pet-friendly accommodation, it’s important to check the specific pet policies, any additional fees, and whether there are any breed or size restrictions. Additionally, remember to keep your pet’s well-being and comfort in mind during the winter months, ensuring they have suitable bedding, warmth, and access to outdoor exercise areas.