Pet-Friendly Accommodation: Daylesford & Around
You don’t have to leave your pet behind with Pet-Friendly Accommodation on Australia’s East Coast. Search for places to stay with a pet in Daylesford or Hepburn Springs. Your best friend deserves a holiday just as much as you do.
Although this list is by no means exhaustive, we feel it represents a genuine sampling of the diversity of pet-friendly accommodation our book has to offer travellers and their four-legged friends.
Gully View Daylesford
This newly renovated studio villa sleeps 2 and welcomes small dogs. Cats and birds are also welcome upon request. The villa is very private, tucked away in its own garden space. Open planned, cosy and intimate with rice paper doors opening into the ensuite with a large corner spa. The deck extends the living area right into the greenery of the garden and looks down a lane of lavender and poplars. Located a short 15 minute walk North of Daylesford town centre with beautiful views of Doctors Gully and surrounding bushland. A $50 refundable pet bond is required. Tariff is from $185 per night.
M 0402 140 866
Double Nut Chalets
This popular accommodation gets booked up fast, so make sure you plan ahead. Located in the heart of Daylesford, Double Nut Chalets are small dog friendly. Each chalet has a beautiful cottage garden and spa bath. A pet fee of $20 per booking applies.
5 Howe Street, Daylesford 3460
M 0418 938 954
Hollow Log Estate
This very dog-friendly self-contained property has panoramic views of the Wombat State Forest and offers a choice of two superb, self-contained cottages set on 23 acres. There’s a fully-fenced, half-acre exercise area, three dams to swim in, a large, outdoor dog-bath (with hot water) and numerous forest walks to explore.
151 Foxes Lane, Muskvale, Daylesford 3460
T 03 5348 6787
Daylesford Country Cottages
These award-winning cottages have five fully self contained family and pet friendly cottages around the Daylesford area, the Spa capital of Victoria.
Pets can even relax in front of the open fire as long as they desire! This is where your canines can also wine and dine. Don’t leave your pets behind because they deserve a holiday too! Cats also welcome.
1 Tipperary Springs Road, Daylesford 3460
T 03 9307 1384
This self contained 2 bedroom cottage sleeps up to 9 people. There is a large fully-fenced backyard and dogs are welcome inside. With lots of walking tracks and a waterfall nearby make this an ideal pet-friendly escape.
165 Main Road, Hepburn 3461
T 03 5348 4599
Jubilee Lake Holiday Park
Small dogs are allowed by prior arrangement during off peak seasons, on site accommodation only (not in cabins). Dogs must be on a leash at all times, cleaned up after, not left unattended and not let to bark excessively. Canoe or paddle boat hire is available and there are natural mineral springs and bushwalking trails close by. Features include a children’s playground, playing field and free wireless internet.
151 Lake Road, Daylesford 3460
T 1800 686 376 or 03 5348 2186
Birches of Daylesford
Pets are welcome to stay in these two self-contained cottages which are set amidst lovely gardens. Birch is the larger with 2 bedrooms, great views and a spa bath. Wren has its own private garden and is suitable for 2 guests.
88 Central Springs Road, Daylesford 3460
T 03 5348 1463
Blackwood Springs Caravan Park
This dog-friendly park is only 1.5 hours from Melbourne and has rivers on both sides of the park and offers a variety of powered & unpowered camping sites, suitable for caravans, Tents, 4WD’s, Camper Vans, Buses & Motor Homes. Facilities include: communal BBQ’s, a playground and communal camp kitchen.
41 Golden Point Road, Blackwood 3458
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