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Dog friendly weekend getaways Victoria – Pet friendly weekend getaways VIC

Dog friendly weekend getaways Victoria

We wrote up this article on dog friendly weekend getaways VIC, Australia to help families and friends find ideal spots to check out on their holiday’s away from home.

The best dog friendly weekend getaways Victoria

We covered the following areas for pet friendly weekend getaways VIC.



Gippsland & High Country

Adobe Abodes – Malacoota

Adobe Abodes – Dog friendly weekend getaways Malacoota

For something a bit different, Adobe Abodes are mud brick holiday units in the popular Malacoota Point area.

Trevor and Jennifer own units 1, 2, 5 and 6 that are all available as pet friendly holiday accommodation.

Dogs stay for free and there is no bond which makes it a great spot for dog friendly weekend getaways VIC.

They must be on a leash when outside.

PH: 0499 777 968 (Trevor and Jennifer)

Enquiries by phone or email along with bookings online at

17-19 Karbeethong Ave, Mallacoota Inlet, VIC 3892



Cuddledoon Cottage – Rutherglen

Cuddledoon Cottage - Dog friendly weekend getaways Rutherglen

This property is a 2-bedroom Miners Cottage dating from 1899 and withing walking distance to the main street and restaurants.

They are dog friendly and the property has an enclosed yard which is perfect for dog friendly weekend getaways VIC.

We would suggest contacting them to confirm you have a dog before making your booking.

PH: 02 6032 7107 (Area code 02 is correct)

Bookings online through

13 Hunter Street, Rutherglen, VIC 3685



Melbourne & beyond

(includes Daylesford & Macedon Ranges, Yarra Valley & Dandenongs, Mornington Peninsula & Phillip Island)

Element Melbourne – Richmond

Element Melbourne – Dog friendly weekend getaways Richmond

This hotel is located near the Yarra River in Melbourne; with Richmond only 3-KM from the CBD.

The area is well known for discount shopping and is a popular eating out destination.

This hotel offers free WIFI, 24-hour fitness centre, has an inhouse bar and restaurant, has 24-hour paid parking available and is pet friendly.

There is a maximum of 2 pets, with a maximum weight of 20KG per room.

There is a non-refundable fee of $30.

If booking a pet as part of your stay you need to make your booking direct to the hotel on the following number.

PH: 03 9112 8888

588 Swan Street, Richmond, Melbourne, VIC 3121



Chestnut Glade Luxury Cottage Accommodation – Yarra Valley area

Chestnut Glade Luxury Cottage Accommodation – Dog friendly weekend getaways Yarra Valley area

Chestnut Glade luxury cottages are set on a 20-acre Chestnut farm near Mt Dom in the Yarra Valley area.

The location is all about going back to nature, relaxing and unwinding which is why they have a minimum 2-night stay policy for weekends.

However, you are only around 20KM from Healesville, famous for its local wineries.

If you book direct to the property only your cottage fridge will have ample supplies for you to make a cooked breakfast each day of your stay.

This complimentary feature is not given when bookings are through an external booking platform.

There are 3-cottages of which Lucenti Cottage is for dog friendly holiday accommodation; a kennel is provided.

There is a no dogs and no smoking policy inside the cottage.

This Yarra Valley property sure matches our requirement of “holiday cottages Victoria dog friendly”.

PH: 03 5963 7103 or 0405794668

Enquiries by phone or email at and bookings online through

20 Manby Road, Narbethong, VIC 3778



Geelong, The Bellarine, Great Ocean Road & The Grampians

Front Beach Torquay

Front Beach Torquay - Dog friendly weekend getaways VIC

One key feature of this location is that the property is opposite the family and dog friendly Front Beach in Torquay.

This area is also considered to be the start of the Great Ocean Road region and a great stop over for dog friendly weekend getaways VIC.

The beach house has off street parking, 2-bedrooms, has a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, a washing machine and drier, TV and DVD.

The property is dog friendly, although you need to make sure that your pet cannot escape from the yard.

Your dog can sleep inside provided you brought your own bedding for it.

You need to clean up after your pet; a cleaning fee will be charged otherwise.

PH: 0408 395 312

Bookings online through

2A Price Street, Torquay, VIC 3228



Grampians Getaway – Halls Gap

Grampians Getaway – Dog friendly weekend getaways Halls Gap

Halls Gap is a tourist village right in the heart of The Grampians.

It’s a great base and a balance between accommodation houses, shops and restaurants as well as fantastic views, waterfalls, waterways and walks as well as natural flora and fauna.

This getaway is on a 50HA property that is dog friendly.

Accommodation is a series of 3-bedroom pyramids with a high standard of fit-out and well distanced from each other for privacy.

Because dogs are not permitted in the Grampians National Park, this property makes a great base. Another awesome feature is the 6-acre private lake for swims, an enclosed yard and an 8KM local walking trail for exercise.

There are charges for cleaning and conditions that have to be adhered to.

Here is a link to their current Pet Policy to read before making your booking.

PH: 03 5356 4448

For enquiries and bookings online through

5 Trajul Road, Halls Gap, VIC 3381



The Gold Fields & The Murray

112 Olive Apartments – Mildura

112 Olive Apartments – Dog friendly weekend getaways Mildura

These 2-bedroom apartments are all ground level with no steps to climb. All units are recently renovated.

They are close to central Mildura, 2-supermarkets, a cinema and museum.

They are dog friendly and you should contact them to get approval before making your booking.

PH: 0427 237 860

Bookings online through

112 Olive Ave, Mildura VIC 3500



Dunstans Guest House – Mount Clear (Ballarat area)

Dunstans Guest House – Dog friendly weekend getaways VIC Mount Clear (Ballarat area)

Mount Clear is a semi-rural area south of Ballarat city in what is known as Canadian Creek Valley.

It is a drive of 7-minute to Ballarat and 5-minutes to Sovereign Hill.

The property has free parking and WIFI, along with a spa bath and fireplace to enjoy.

They are dog friendly with approval prior to making your booking.

PH: 03 5330 2259 or 0490 330 863

Bookings by phone or online through

129 Mansfield Ave, Mount Clear, VIC 3350

Thanks for reading this article on dog friendly weekend getaways VIC, be sure to take a look at dog friendly caravan parks VIC, dog friendly resorts Victoria, dog friendly road trips Victoria and dog friendly holiday ideas Victoria.

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