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September 7, 2023

Pet-Friendly Darwin

Pet-Friendly Darwin

Darwin is a vibrant and multicultural city located in Australia’s Northern Territory. It is surrounded by stunning natural attractions, including Kakadu National Park, Litchfield National Park, and Katherine Gorge. These areas offer incredible natural scenery, wildlife, and opportunities for outdoor adventures.

Darwin has a rich Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, and visitors can learn about the local culture by visiting museums and cultural centres. The city also has a fascinating military history, which can be explored through museums and historical sites.

Darwin is known for its fresh seafood and diverse cuisine, which draws on the city’s multicultural population. You can also find excellent local craft beer and wine.


Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Darwin & Surrounds


Capricornia Motel

 Capricornia Motel

Pets stay for free at this motel located near the beach.

Capricornia Motel is in Fannie Bay, a neighbourhood in Darwin. Gardens Park Golf Links and Cullen Bay Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Parap Village Markets and Mindil Beach Sunset Market. Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

3 Kellaway St, Fannie Bay NT 0820

T (08) 8981 4055

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Quest Palmerston

quest palmerston

An outdoor pool, a fitness centre and self parking are available at this smoke-free aparthotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include conference space, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a fridge, an oven, a stovetop and a microwave. Guests will appreciate conveniences, such as a coffee/tea maker and a dishwasher, while a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment. Limited housekeeping is available.

This property allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 11 lb per pet. There’s a deposit of AUD 100 per stay and a fee of AUD 15 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.

18 The Blvd, Palmerston City NT 0830

T (08) 8919 4100


Rydges Darwin Central

Pet-Friendly Darwin

Rydges Darwin Central is located in Darwin City Centre, guests have access to an outdoor pool, a cafe, dry cleaning/laundry services and a restaurant. Free in-room WiFi and a snack bar/deli are available to all guests.

This hotel allows dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 44 lb per pet. There’s a deposit of AUD 100 per stay and a fee of AUD 25 per pet, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.

21 Knuckey Street, Darwin, NT, 0800

T (08) 8944 9000

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Darwin FreeSpirit Resort

Darwin FreeSpirit Resort

This 4-star holiday park is located in Holtze, a neighbourhood in Darwin with good shopping. Pets are allowed at this property, but there’s a deposit of AUD 100 per stay and a fee of AUD 50 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.

Take advantage of a poolside bar, a terrace and a garden. Free WiFi in public areas is available to all guests, along with laundry facilities and a bar. Pets are only permitted upon management approval, so please contact for further information. One pet per cabin only. Conditions apply.

901 Stuart Highway, Holtze, NT, 0829

(08) 8935 0888




Coolalinga Tourist Park

Located just outside Darwin, this park features a large fully-fenced dog exercise area, pets are allowed at onsite accommodation only.

420 Stuart Hwy, Howard Springs NT 0839

T 08 8983 1026




Alice on Todd Apartments 

Located in Alice Springs, on the corner of South Terrace and Strehlow Street, this accommodation offers the best property in Alice for anyone needing a place to stay with their pet. What’s more, children under 4 stay for free.

1 Strehlow St, The Gap NT 0870

T 08 8953 8033




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