Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT

Are you ready to take an Australian vacation and looking for dog-friendly accommodation in the ACT? With Covid-19 having turned the world upsidedown, many have found themselves housebound or stuck in the same State with their pets stuck indoors for months on end.  With restrictions lifting, now is the perfect time to pack your bags and your pooch in the car, and head off into the wild blue yonder for a well-earned vacation.

A great idea is to make a road trip.  There are plenty of places to see along the way. Either heading inland or via the coast and perfect for staying at Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT.

If you are packing up the car and driving from Queensland, then have a read of our great places to stay here.

There is always caravan parks and AirBnB’s, but often we want a nicer style of accommodation.


Remember to bring your own dog toys and bed

Here is our list of the Top Ten Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT

Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT – Canberra

Finches Self-contained Apartments – Canberra

With a seasonal outdoor pool and smashing tennis court, this is a great place for all the family. These apartments are about 10 km from the famous Telstra Tower.

With both heating and cooling, your apartment offers a full kitchen. Visitors enjoy the  BBQ area outdoors also. Plus, the complex backs onto the Gungahlin Lakes Golf Course and beautiful and relaxing walking paths.

Shops, cafes and restaurants are only a 5-minute walk with the famous Australian War Memorial is also about ten km away. There are many places that are dog-friendly in ACT, and also great if you are travelling with a baby too.  Make sure you take time if travelling with little ones so they don’t get too tired – the same goes with dogs too.

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Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT

Marcus Clark Apartments – Canberra

Stylish and modern and a little bit quirk, this apartment is not only dog-friendly but stunning. It has all the features you need for a beautiful stay.

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Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT

ibis Styles – Narrabundah, Canberra

This is a hotel-style accommodation that has a lot of value. The ibis Styles is a 10-minute drive from the city centre and Canberra Airport.

Youll find them tucked away in the leafy suburb of Narrabundah, Canberra. Vikings Capital Golf Club is just 500m from this lovely little hotel.

The Restaurant & Bar 203 offers delicious and up to date Australian dishes, and it boasts both a buffet selection and à la carte cuisine selection.

Dog-Friendly Accommodation in the ACT

Abode Belconnen Apartments – Canberra

Over 150 stylish apartments can be found in this stunning complex.  Abode Belconnen offers its guests a choice of delicious continental or à la carte breakfast.

With the National Zoo and also the Aquariumonly six km away from the property, and the famous National Museum of Australia also only six km distance from the property and easily accessible by car.

All of the apartments are fitted with air conditioning, plus a dishwasher, microwave, and home comforts. At the apartments, you’ll also find you are equipped with a beautiful ensuite bathroom along with basic toiletries.

We will be adding more Dog-friendly places to this article soon.

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