Luxury Pet-Friendly Hotels in NSW

Do you feel like taking a short break — either away from Sydney or close by — with your fur-baby in tow? Thankfully, there are some lovely luxury, pet-friendly hotels in NSW that don’t mind your woofer tagging along. So, you no longer have to worry about who will look after them or what you’re going to do with them if you fancy a few days away. 

 The Langham Sydney

If you and your pooch enjoy the finer things in life, then you’ll love the pet-friendly rooms at The Langham, Sydney. There’s even a Pampered Pets Program to put them at ease, and you can book pet sitting as well as pet walking to ease your responsibilities. Then, you can take a stroll through The Rocks or head to Barangaroo or Darling Harbour for the day.

A Jack Russell looking at home in a pet-friendly hotel bed

The Woolstore 1888 by Ovolo

This one is just down the road from Potts Point, so it’s very handy if you just want to treat yourself to a bit of luxury-hotel living for a night or two. There’s a V.I.Pooch package which ensures your pet has food and water bowls, an eating mat, doggy bed and bag of treats. You can bring up to two dogs to stay with you at a time. Then the whole family can enjoy The Woolstore 1888 by Ovolo

Lilianfels, Blue Mountains

Set on the edge of Blue Mountains National Park, the very upscale Lilianfels is the perfect place to escape for the weekend. With a stunning backdrop of mountain views, plenty of dog-friendly walking tracks and pet-friendly restaurants, you and your pooch can frolic from sunrise to sunset. And the hotel has a great dog-friendly package where you can enjoy breakfast in your room, your dog will get a bed, a bowl and some delicious treats, 

Kim’s Beachside Retreat, Central Coast

If you want to travel a little further afield, the Central Coast is just far enough away to feel like a holiday and close enough to just pop there for a night or two. With 34 suites and villas nestled within a bamboo rainforest and overlooking the ocean, you can relax and unwind. And if you have a small pooch (under 10kgs), you can book their pet-friendly accommodation for an additional $25 per night. 

Spicers Vineyard Estate, Hunter Valley

These 5-star hotels are something quite special. With a luxurious spa and delectable restaurant you can indulge completely at Spicers Vineyard Estate in the Hunter Valley. And they offer Pooch Packages for dogs under 25kg, so your dog can come along with you. Then you can relax by the pool, walk through the Hunter Valley and taste your way through the region with your furry friend in tow. 

Belvoir Pavilions Country Retreat, Berry

This bespoke country guest house is nestled between the historic town of Berry and Jervis Bay — just 2 hours from Sydney by car. Set within 2 ½ acres of lush, green garden there are a few resident animals onsite, namely some dogs, a cat and some chickens; so your dog needs to be super friendly. But if they are, you can bring them along to enjoy the country lifestyle and stunning views. 

Crystalbrook Albion’s, Byron Bay

With ground floor rooms designated for those travelling with fur babies, you’ll have easy access to the outdoors if your dog needs it. The pet-friendly Crystalbrook Albion offers its furry guests a bed, food and water as well as local dog parks and pup-friendly cafes serving ‘puppuccinos’ close by.