Pet-Friendly Accommodation NSW Illawarra & Shoalhaven
If you are looking for a place to stay in Illawarra & Shoalhaven, we have a range of pet-friendly accommodation which suits the different needs of people travelling with their pets.
Although this list is by no means exhaustive, we feel it represents a genuine sampling of the pet-friendly accommodation our book has to offer travellers and their four-legged friends.
Werri Beach Holiday Park
Located opposite the beach and only minutes from Gerringong. Pets are welcome at manager’s discretion on sites only, but not in school holidays or long weekends. Features include: a resort-style swimming pool, BBQ facilities, bicycle hire, camp kitchen, child pool, communal kitchen, communal refrigerator, wireless Internet access, iron, kiosk, laundry. Dogs are permitted on a designated section of Werri Beach on a timeshare basis.
Pacific Avenue, Gerringong 2534
T 02 4234 1285
This self-contained 2-bedroom luxury cottage, with fabulous rural views, is very quiet and private, and is set on a 5 acre property. Dogs are allowed inside the cottage and the property has totally enclosed dog proof fencing with plenty of shade and play areas. Dogs can be left in the garden area or even minded whilst you go off for the day. Guests can enjoy walks all around the 5 acre property with a big dam for a cool swim. The boutique town of Berry is only 4kms away; features include: daily breakfast supplied, cheese platter and bubbly upon arrival, well equipped kitchen, pot belly fire for winter and fans and a/c for summer, Weber BBQ. All linen/towels supplied plus toiletries.
75 Boundary Road, Broughton Vale 2535
M 0402 884462
This purpose-built 3-bedroom self-contained guest accommodation is part of a large country house. It sleeps up to 5 adults or 6 guests including children who have Kookaburra Hill for their exclusive use. Divine in-ground salt-water pool outside your living room for you alone and it is heated. Guests also have a spa bath. The property is well set up for dogs and horses. It is dog fenced (three types of fencing) all around to 900 mm (99% escape proof) and this fencing wraps around to include the guest entrance and private outdoor dining area by the pool. The outdoor dining area outside your living room has a pool fence around it and is secure (150% escape proof if gate is bolted) to leave a dog for short periods and to sleep. Sling beds and bowls supplied for dogs. Fenced paddock for a visiting horse which can be seen from your living room with grass arena and horse shelter. Room for float.
Please discuss any horse guests prior to booking. From $230 pn.
230 Moss Vale Rd, Kangaroo Valley 2577
T 02 4465 2285 / Mobile 0400 467 334
Are you looking for a perfect romantic getaway, or maybe a place to escape and get away from it all, and you would love to bring your gorgeous dog with you? This gorgeous 2-bedroom self-contained holiday haven is definitely a place where you can go to unwind, relax and enjoy all the beautiful surroundings that Kangaroo Valley. It is approximately a 2hr drive South of Sydney. Through winter it is all about enjoying a nice glass of red with someone special by the open fireplace, and then summer has you walking down the track to the river to enjoy the cool refreshing mountain water, and where your dog can run, swim and explore. Hiking, kayaking, fishing, horse riding, vineyards, and local food guided tours, are just a few things that you are able to do whilst on your getaway. Tariff starts from $160, price varies according to the length of stay.
M 0405 224 043
Wisteria Cottage and Tapitallee Lodges
Experience country hospitality at its best – guests will enjoy the attention to detail which makes your visit special. Fresh flowers, complimentary local cheese and wine on arrival, yummy home-baked bread and farm eggs. There are 2 choices of romantic, rural accommodation; Wisteria Cottage and the Stables. The Stables has a lockable pet pen, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Wisteria Cottage has an enclosed veranda for pets and a fabulous view. All pets are welcome inside to the very animal-friendly accommodation.
1240 Illaroo Road, Tapitallee 2540
T 02 44 460 129
This pet-friendly campsite has excellent amenities and is a fantastic place for tent, trailer or caravan camping. Facilities include: hot showers, a dump point and stable hire. It is a very popular place to stay so it would be advisable to book ahead.
35 Alexandra Street , Berry 2535
M 0427 605 200
Dairy Belle Cottage
Dogs are welcome at Dairy Belle Cottage located in Moss Vale in the centre of the Southern Highlands NSW. The 3-bedroom fully furnished self-contained house has secure fencing around deck and a grassed area for your best mate.
173 Lackey Road, Moss Vale 2577
M 0414 999 849
Bay Breeze Escape
This spotlessly clean family accommodation in Sanctuary Point is only 7 minutes from Jervis Bay and has 4 bedrooms, it sleeps 7 and offers superior pet-friendly accommodation with air-conditioning and a games room.
T 02 44 216 381
Jervis Bay Beachfront
This 5-bedroom house with fantastic views sleeps 12 making it the ideal accommodation for a group or 2 families. Guests can walk out the back gate, across the path to Collingwood Beach. Facilities include: 2 Austar Paid TV’s, air conditioning and there is a fenced backyard which is ideal for a dog. From $240 per night.
Vincentia, Jervis Bay
T 02 44 216 381
This stunning 4-bedroom self-contained house with fully fenced gardens is an ideal getaway for you and your pet. Facilities include: al fresco dining with BBQ, a four-poster netted Balinese beds, internet, Cable TV, DVD, combustion wood fired heating. All linen and cleaning included in the tariff.
37 Mernie Street, Jervis Bay 2540
M 0414 866 662
This absolute beachfront 3-bedroom house with 2 bathrooms sleeps 8 and has a fenced front yard and secure courtyard at the side of the house. While your dog is allowed inside they are not to go in the main bedroom which is carpeted or on furniture. Features include: linen, towels, fully stocked pantry, firewood, off street parking, cleaning costs all included, water bowls and pet tags for your dog to wear whilst staying. Please clean up lawn (spade provided). Ranges from $350 to $1000 a night. Discounts for weekly bookings.
182 Penguin Head Rd, Culburra Beach 2540
M 0411 122933
Blue Patch Holiday Accommodation
This delightful 4-bedroom house has doggy beds, toys provided and a huge fully fenced backyard. The dog-friendly beach is at the end of the street. The owners are dog lovers and know what dog owners are looking for when on holidays! The owner is also an animal natural therapist and every booking that includes dog(s) gets a bag of natural treats and shampoos. The house has an open plan layout and a fully equipped kitchen and large verandah. From $160 per night.
19 Silvermere Street, Culburra Beach 2540
M 0401 686 237
The Life of Riley and Darcey Holiday House
This 3-bedroom beach house in Culburra beach is located close to a dog-friendly beach. The house is equipped with doggie daybeds, toys, paddling pools, treats, poo bags, towels and a chill-out zone. There are also spare leashes and an ID tag with the property address. Sheets and towels are supplied for your stay and complimentary bottle of wine on arrival
2 Penguin Heads Road, Culburra Beach 2540
T 02 4447 5251
C-Change at Culburra Beach
A spacious 3-bedroom house with great lake views from the upstairs living area. Well-behaved dogs are welcome inside, but not on the furniture or in bedrooms please. The house has a fully-fenced backyard with a kennel and dog bed provided. Located close to a dog-friendly beach, which is a comfortable stroll away on a flat surface – no hills to climb! A 5-minute walk to the lake.
6 Silvermere Street, Culburra Beach 2540
M 0408 154 070
Plantation Point Beach House
A 2-bedroom brick holiday home welcomes all clean and disciplined pets and sleeps up to 5 guests. Owned by helpful host Lara, the immaculate house has a number of regular returning guests due to its great beach location and charm. Positioned opposite dog-friendly Orion’s Beach, and a 3-minute drive to Vincentia, the house has all mod cons, but guests must bring their own towels and linen. The fenced backyard allows your pet to safely enjoy some freedom while you can relax on the veranda with your drink of choice. Pets are welcome inside, but they are not allowed on the furniture. Tariff varies according to the season.
12 Plantation Point Parade, Vincentia 2540
M 0425 259 153
This 3-bedroom contemporary house with great amenities is set in a fantastic location close to the beach. Enjoy a refreshing dip in the saltwater infinity pool. The back deck is fenced and is suitable for med-large dogs, although the rest of the property is without fencing. Both Nelson Beach (1km) and Huskisson Beach (5km) are dog-friendly. From $399. Greenfields Getaway was featured by 1st World dog as a top dog-friendly destination.
109 Frederick Street, Vincentia 2540
M 0448 288 918
South Coast Retreat
All of the cabins and glamping tents are pet-friendly year round. Two dogs per cabin are allowed and you are asked that they stay off the furniture, also dogs must be on-leash within the property and must be well-controlled to avoid upsetting other guests. There is a lovely walking path along the river plus little beaches. Located 2 ½ hours from both Sydney and Canberra.
119a Greenwell Point Road, Greenwell Point 2540
T 02 4447 1207
This lovely well-appointed 6-bedroom house is set in a beautiful area with a couple of beautiful, protected beaches within walking distance, which are both child and dog friendly. There is a large enclosed backyard and a grassed area for pets. Well-behaved cats, dogs or birds but other animals allowed only after consultation.
Corner Piscator and Conjola Streets, Currarong 2040
Calm Waters Riverfront Cottages
These pretty cottages in Sussex Inlet sleep between 2 and 8 people. Two of them are pet friendly with fenced yards. Located a stones throw from the club, shops and pub and right on the river.
T 2 4441 3596
Liandy’s at Conjola
This well presented 3-bedroom property with 2 bathrooms is an ideal getaway on the South Coast of NSW. There is a large area for entertaining outdoors and a fully fenced yard to keep your family safe and secure with dog-friendly Conjola Beach a 20-minute walk from the house. While it’s dog friendly, small dogs inside living areas only – not bedrooms. A pet bond applies. Bookings through LJ Hooker Ulladulla.
10 Edwin Avenue, Lake Conjola 2539
T 02 4455 1000
Sinclair’s Country Retreat
This pet-friendly motel at Lake Conjola is situated on 120 acres of selectively clear Australian bush land, only 2 hours and 45-minute drive south of Sydney. Guests can enjoy the property’s property very own waterfall and the many great walking tracks on and off the property.
E1490 Princes Highway, Conjola 2539
T 02 4456 4291
Hank’s at Mollymook
Located 900 metres from Mollymook Beach, this large holiday house with a fully fenced yard, is split over two levels, with two bedrooms on level one, and two bedrooms on the ground level. Each level has a newly renovated bathroom. All linen supplied. Please advise at the time of booking the type of pet you will be bringing. 2.5 hours from Canberra, and three hours from Sydney by car.
Ilett Street, Mollymook 2539