June 4, 2018
Albury is separated from its twin city in Victoria, Wodonga by the Murray River, and is a great place to stop and take a rest if you are tired of driving on the Hume Highway. Below is a list of accommodation that accepts pets. A good place to stay just outside Albury is Jugiong which has one pet-friendly motor inn.
Jugiong Motor Inn
This motel is the ideal stopover for travellers between Sydney and Melbourne, or those looking for a quiet getaway. The Motor Inn offers 5 designated pet-friendly rooms, an a-la-carte menu along with its own intimate bar; 18 rooms in total with reverse cycle airconditioning, and set on 5 acres.
T 02 6945 4269
Located halfway between Sydney and Melbourne, and about 20 minutes from Gundagai, this beautiful property offers glamping and luxury cottage accommodation. Kids will love the farm stay experience, camp oven cooking, and other facilities that include an outdoor pool, tennis and a billiards room. Pets welcome conditions apply – see website for the pet policy.
3241 Hume Highway, Mount Adrah 2729
M 0421 922 788
BIG4 Borderland Wodonga
Located just three kilometres from Wodonga town centre and three hours from Melbourne. An ideal location for an overnight stay to break up a long drive or a longer holiday to enjoy the beautiful Murray Region. BIG4 Borderland Wodonga is perfect for exploring local historic towns, wineries and Lake Hume. Dog are welcome all year round on sites and in the dog-friendly cabins. Keep kids entertained over the holidays in the swimming pool, games room, on the jumping pillow or enjoy a round of mini-golf. An expansive dog run at the rear of the park is perfect for your furry friends to stretch their legs and socialise plus portable kennels also available for decks for cabins that are not designated dog-friendly. Dog-run/off-leash area, doggy poop bags around the park. Guests receive a free voucher for DIY dog-wash at PETstock Wodonga.
65 McKoy Street, Wodonga 3690
T 02 6024 3906
Pets are welcome to this cottage that is said to be Albury’s oldest house. Set well back from the street in a spacious enclosed garden, the cottage is self-contained, has one large bedroom, smaller second bedroom, dining room, kitchen, lounge and bathroom.
791 David Street, Albury
T 02 6023 5948 or 0403 591 786
Albury Allawah Motor Inn
This very popular pet-friendly motel has 2 dedicated rooms for people and their 4-legged friends. Located in Albury’s CBD, this dog-friendly motel offers 2 separate runs at the rear of the motel for larger outdoor dogs., while pets are welcome inside conditions apply. Features include a solar heated pool and spa, BBQ and guest laundry.
423 Olive Street, Albury
T 02 6021 6133
Albury Classic Motor Inn
Located not far from the freeway this motel offers clean and comfortable rooms as well as a swimming pool. While pets are allowed they are not allowed on furniture or beds.
404 Wagga Road, Lavington 2641
T 02 6025 7177
Reidford Cottage – Beechworth Victoria
This 2-bedroom cosy cottage is compact and comfortable. Ideal for a couple or family with up to 2 children. There is a queen size bed and a small bunk room for 2 children, a modern bathroom and kitchen. Outside barbecue, TV, indoor and outdoor eating areas. Cats and dogs welcome – conditions apply.
Must Love Dogs Bed & Breakfast & Self-Contained Cottage
This quaint cottage has three luxury suites and is set on a corner block with tranquil gardens with an ambience, character and charm all of its own. Pets are most welcome within the house and the gardens are fully fenced with a well-maintained lawn area, ideal for the dogs to frolic. Rutherglen is close to the towns of Wangaratta, Albury and Wodonga.
23 Main St, Rutherglen 3685
M 0402 342 256
Humans and dogs are extremely well catered for in these cottages, which are just metres from the lake. Stay in clean, modern accommodation at an affordable price. Dogs will love the enclosed front yard. The very helpful host is knowledgeable about the local area. There is a $10 per night fee for dogs.
Wodonga Caravan and Cabin Park
This park offers pet-friendly ensuite cabins where dogs, cats and caged birds can stay inside. The park is a two-minute drive from Wodonga town centre and 10 minutes to Albury. Facilities include a swimming pool, playground, barbecue, dump point, laundrette, kiosk and wireless internet access. All cabins include kitchen facilities, reverse cycle air-conditioning and DVD digital television. There are standard and deluxe cabins to suit couples, families and groups.
186 Melbourne Road, Wodonga 3690
T 02 6024 2598
Albury City has five designated areas to allow owners to exercise their pets without using a leash.
- Oddies Creek Park – off Wodonga Place
- Alexandra Park – corner of Cadell and Keene Streets
- Logan Road Off Leash Park – between Bunton Park and Fredericks Park
- Poplar Drive Reserve – behind Heathwood Park
- Gordon Street Reserve – corner of Garoogong Rd and Gordon Street.
Noreuil Park, Albury
This park is a walk away from the Australian Park Motel and sits right on the Murray River, it is an on-leash area. Always check the signage.
Cnr Ebden Street and Wodonga Place, Albury 2640
Oddies Creek Park
This is a great off-leash park for dogs and also close to the Australian Park Motel and Noreuil Park.
Wodonga Pl, South Albury 2640
For more information visit Albury council’s website.