We have written up this article on dog friendly weekend getaways WA to help people get out of the house during covid.
Perth & beyond
(includes Freemantle, York, Rockingham, Mandurah, Swan Valley)
Bullsbrook Farm Cottages – Bullsbrook (Greater Perth region)
This rural escape takes you to a small farm with 2 sandstone cottages; each with 3-bedrooms and 1-bathroom; accommodating 6 people per cottage.
PH: 08 9571 2996 or MOB: 0439 998 151
Enquiries and bookings by phone
1167 Railway Parade, Bullsbrook, WA 6084
Black Wattle Retreat – Toodyay (Greater Perth region)
Toodyay is a town on the Avon River in the Wheatbelt region, and 85KM NE of Perth.
This property is a luxury B&B that is also pet friendly and set on 89-acres of bushland.
What a great escape from the city.
They have several accommodation options and our suggestion is to call them and check your dog’s suitability before you make your booking.
PH: 08 9574 4086
Enquiries and bookings by phone or through Facebook https://www.facebook.com/blackwattleretreat/
248 Black Wattle Rd, Toodyay, WA 6567
Margaret River & South West
(includes Bunbury, Augusta, Albany, Nannup, Bussleton)
Yallingup Lodge Spa Retreat – Yallingup (Margaret River region)
This retreat is unique and such a relaxing way to spend a weekend getaway.
In addition to the bulk of the Spa Suites there is a dedicated Pet Suite just for you and your dog.
Approved dogs are also allowed in the Glamping tents as a pet friendly accommodation option.
The Pet Suite is actually the large Queen Suite complete with private garden, king-sized spa and private verandah.
You can access the rest of the retreat via a gate from your own back garden.
Here is a link to the website page on the Pet Suite; you will notice there are a number of conditions; https://yallinguplodge.com.au/pet-suite/
PH: 08 9755 2411
Bookings online through https://yallinguplodge.com.au/
40 Hemsley Road, Yallingup, WA 6282
Woodstone Estate – Bridgewater (Adelaide Hills)
This property has a series of cottages set in beautiful bushland.
There are 2-cottages designated as pet friendly; Grasstree Cottage and Kookaburra Cottage.
Both are 2-bedroom, 1.5 bathrooms and sleep 5 people.
Here is a link to their accommodation page, with photos etc.; http://www.woodstoneestate.com.au/the-cottages/
Note: This property is managed by Serenity Holiday Properties.
All enquiries, bookings, approval of your dog, keys etc. are done through them.
PH: 0400 912 314 (Steve & Sally Simpson)
Enquiries by phone or email through http://www.woodstoneestate.com.au/contact/ .
Bookings online through the website.
27 Bronzewing Road, Dunsborough, WA 6281
Australia’s Coral Coast
(includes Cervantes, The Pinnacles, Geraldton, Mullewa, Monkey Mia, Carnarvon, Coral Bay, Ningaloo Reef, Shark Bay, Exmouth)
Double Beach Caravan Park – Cape Burney (Geraldton area)
If you are looking for a quiet weekend escape, how about this property around 5KM south of Geraldton?
They are dog friendly with their accommodation options being their camping and caravan sites, cabins and room only accommodation.
The chalets are excluded. Here is a link to their main web page; http://www.doublebeach.com.au/index.html
PH: 08 9921 5845
Bookings online through http://www.doublebeach.com.au/
4 Hull Street, Cape Burney, WA 6532
Carnarvon Motel – Brockman (Carnarvon)
If you are looking for a motel as your weekend getaway then this 3-star Aussie-style property may be just what you are after.
They have secure parking, free WIFI, Tesla charging station, on-site bar and restaurant with room service, and a swimming pool.
They are pet friendly in that is you mention your dog, ask permission and gain approval from management prior to booking then you will be given consideration.
PH: 08 9941 0600
Bookings online through https://www.carnarvonmotel.com.au/
34 David Brand Dr, Brockman, WA 6701
Broome & North West
(includes Karratha, Port Hedland, Marble Bay, The Kimberley, Kununurra, Fitzroy Crossing, Halls Creek, Pilbara, Lake Argyle)
Dampier Mermaid Hotel – Dampier (Karratha area)
Maybe you live in a remote area and a short getaway doesn’t need to be a fancy resort; something like a hotel/motel close to the sea may be a good place for some R&R.
Some rooms have a view of the sea or the swimming pool; there is also parking onsite, and an in house bar and restaurant.
This property is pet friendly with no additional surcharge.
We would still recommend mentioning your dog prior to making your booking.
PH: 08 9183 1222
Enquiries by phone.
Bookings online through https://www.dampiermermaid.com.au/en-us
5 Nielsen Pl, Dampier WA 6713
Lake Argyle Resort & Caravan Park – Lake Argyle
Once again, we struggled with finding suitable properties for a getaway in this region.
In this instance we are including a property that we have featured elsewhere in this guide, as it still fits the brief.
The Ord River Dam was formed to create the massive water source that we now know as Lake Argyle; volume-wise 20 times that of Sydney Harbour.
The resort is a drive of around 40-minutes from Kununurra.
Lake views dominate no matter where you look.
The resort is pet friendly, with their accommodation options excluding the actual “Lake View Villas” but do include the Cabins and Caravan/Camping sites.
Mention your dog’s requirements prior to booking.
They have a restaurant onsite as well as the gorgeous Infinity Pool overlooking the lake from up high.
PH: 08 9168 7777
525 Lake Argyle Road, Lake Argyle, WA 6743
Australia’s Golden Outback
(includes Eucla, Caiguna, Esperance, Coolgardie, Kalgoorlie, Leonora, Mt Magnet, Meekatharra, Newman)
RAC Esperance Holiday Park
To enjoy all the highlights that the Esperance area has to offer your getaway may be camping in a tent or travelling with your caravan or RV.
This holiday park is in an awesome position just across from the ocean front and swimming beach.
Their pet friendly accommodation options are the camping and caravan sites.
Dogs are not permitted in the cabins or any of the communal facilities.
Contact the park prior to making your booking as they could be subject to availability or other conditions at that time.
Here is a link to their current terms and conditions, including their pet policy; https://parksandresorts.rac.com.au/about/pet-friendly-parks
They have a Camp Kitchen, BBQ’s, laundry, shop, outdoor lounge and a playground.
PH: 08 9071 1251 or 1800 871 570
Bookings online through https://parksandresorts.rac.com.au/esperance/
Goldfields Road, Esperance, Western Australia, 6450
Mcorrys Old Hotel B&B – Nungarin (Wheatbelt)
Nungarin is a small town in the NE of the wheatbelt region. It is around 278KM east of Perth and around 39KM north of Merredin.
Fancy a low-key getaway that is somewhere completely different?
This may just be what you are looking for.
Mcorrys Old Hotel B&B does have 4 powered sites as their pet friendly accommodation option.
However, you can book a cooked breakfast and dinners; they even do Picnic Packs which makes an easy daytime meal while exploring the area.
Here is a link to their website; https://mccorrysoldhotel.wixsite.com/mccorrys
PH: 0497 575 907
Enquiries and bookings by phone or online through their website.
65 Mcorry Road, Nungarin, WA 6490
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