September 8, 2018
Travelling to the Mornington Peninsula with a pet or looking for places in Cape Woolamai, Cowes, Rye or Phillip Island?
Choose from a diverse range of pet-friendly properties that are sure to get tails wagging.
Wake up on the water. This 4-bedroom double-story beach house is perfect to explore the beautiful Mornington Penninsula or just relax. With foreshore views and an outdoor spa this pet-friendly house welcomes most kinds of pets but check upon bookings. While pets are allowed inside they are not allowed on the furniture. There is a terrace at the front with a native garden. There is a small lawned area and terrace at the rear.
1847 Point Nepean Road, Tootgarook 3941
T 03 9775 4015
Artist’s Summer House
Located 900 metres from Rosebud beach and Jetty, this charming vintage 2-bedroom house in Rosebud on the Mornington Peninsula has been beautifully restored with all modern necessities. The cottage has a spacious fully fenced back yard for pets and is perfect for outdoor entertaining. Pet approval is at owner’s discretion – conditions apply. From $218 per night.
Buckleys Escape is a 3-bedroom pet-friendly cottage located in Sorrento close to the National Park and Diamond Bay. The cottage is decorated in a classic Hamptons style and provides four-legged guests with a pet basket on arrival. Comfortable and large enough to accommodate a family, couples or a small group. The gardens have been recently planted with native plants that will grow quickly to create an even more private garden. Please note that Buckleys Escape welcomes most types of pets but please check upon booking. There is a large garden surrounding the house for pets to roam freely. Pets are welcome inside. Please bring your own bedding and bowls. Do not allow pets on furniture or beds. From $330 per night.
14 William Buckley Way, Sorrento 3943
T 03 9775 4015
Beach Side Avenue
This 2-bedroom house in McCrae on the Mornington Peninsula is only a short walk to the doggy beach. There is plenty of fine food and beverages to be found close by in the McCrae cafe precinct or relax in your own private courtyard. Please enquire prior to booking if you are bringing a dog. From $150.
Views Cape Schanck Boutique Hotel
Take the perfect weekend break with your pet. With a crackling fire and amazing views, it’s also a great place to host an event the way you want it.
41 Trent Jones Drive, Cape Schanck 3939
T 03 5988 6555
This secluded 3-bedroom cottage has a lovely private spa, perfect for couples. With a cosy fire for winter stays and a native garden with undercover entertaining.
Located close to the Rye back beach and you enter a secluded garden sanctuary.
This property is an 18-minute walk to the Peninsula Coastal Walk which runs from St Andrews Beach to Sorrento.
Please note that Whitewood Cottage welcomes most types of pets – but check upon booking. With a large garden surrounding the house for pets to roam freely. Pets are welcome inside. Please bring your own bedding and bowls. Do not allow pets on furniture or beds. Dog treats and poop bags provided.
From $335 per night.
4 Paul Street, Rye VIC 3941
T 03 9775 4015
This popular 2-bedroom beach house welcomes small/medium-sized pets indoors. The property is fully fenced with a doggy door and bowls provided. Located close to the beach, shops, and a short drive the Peninsula Hot Springs.
M 0433 966 248
Rosebud Beach House
This clean and affordable family friendly home offers 4 bedrooms (can sleep up to 12 people), Foxtel, linen fully supplied, a pool table, spacious bbq area, two large plasma TVs and games supplied for children’s’ entertainment, great heating and a cosy atmosphere for you to enjoy. Pets welcome – enquire on booking. From 140 per night.
This relaxed 3-bedroom cottage on the Mornington Peninsula welcomes pets and is fully fenced with log fires and a lush green garden.
Mornington By The Sea
Beautifully presented holiday home with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms is just a stone’s throw from Fisherman’s Beach and flat walk into Main St Mornington. air-conditioned & pet-friendly.
These luxury cottages are located in the seaside village of Rye on the Mornington Peninsula. The properties are fully fenced, secure and ideal for small to medium-sized dogs.
Yannuga Street, Rye 3941
M 0409 856 836
Kanasta Caravan Park
Located on the Mornington Peninsula, this park is great for a relaxing break or family vacation. The park has designated pet-friendly cabins, and although pets are only allowed during the mid to low seasons, exceptions can be made, for example, if your pet requires medical supervision. The park does not offer camping sites (powered or unpowered) due to space. Photo by @brunothebrilliant
1/9 Sinclair Ave, Rye 3941
T 03 5985 2638
This 3-bedroom house with 2 bathrooms enthuses coziness and charm much like the Danish word it’s named after. Located in Blairgowrie, pets are welcome, but please note that there is no outdoor secure fenced area. Once inside, pets have access to the secure balcony. Please bring your own bedding and bowls. Do not allow pets on furniture or beds. Features include a large deck with great views, BBQ, Wi-Fi, Foxtel, bed linen included, and close to a dog-friendly beach. From $561 per night.
Limeburners Family Retreat
This 4-bedroom house in Portsea, Victoria sleeps 8 and has 2 bathrooms making it ideal for families. Enjoy sensational bay views and watch the ships from the living room window, whilst the kids play on the in-ground trampoline or swim in the heated pool. Four-legged members of the family can enjoy their holiday here too. From $668 per night.
Vista – Cape Woolamai
This well-equipped 3-bedroom house is ideal for families and pets. The house is very pet-friendly with an enclosed yard and is located within minutes from Cape Woolamai Beach. Perfect for surfing, fishing, walking (the dog) or just at home relaxing and enjoying a BBQ.
Vista Drive, Cape Woolamai
The Island Vegan B&B
This B&B offers a down-to-earth beach stay – just a short walk to the surf beach at Cape Woolamai.
Run as a non-profit business – proceeds have gone to animal rescue in the past. Guests can enjoy reiki & massage options. Pets welcome.
M 0458 484 969
This relaxed 2-bedroom cottage, just meters from the beach, is ideal for families. Included in your booking price is all bed linen, towels and tea towels for your stay. The cottage features a small undercover entertaining area facing north. Well-behaved dogs are welcome. Don’t forget to pick up your dog’s poo.
Rose Avenue, Cowes 3922
Five Acres Farmstay
Perfect for families, singles or two couples.
This gorgeous farm stay has sweeping water views and the owners understand the importance of taking your pet with you when you travel. Located just 3.5km from the World Famous Penguin Parade, all pets welcome as long as they are house trained. The Guest Home boasts a large Master bedroom with Queen Size Bed, 2nd Bedroom with double bed and a single bunk bed, one large bathroom with washing machine and separate toilet.
46 Mchaffies Lane, Ventnor, Phillip Island 3922
T +61 433 093 902
Doggie Day Out
Bass & Flinders Distillery
Take your dog to visit the only bespoke distillery on the Mornington Peninsula – handcrafted gin, vodka, aged spirit, limoncello. Guests can experience a journey from vineyard to glass and have an insight into how the distillery makes this fine spirit.
232 Red Hill Road, Red Hill 3937
T 03 5989 3154
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