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Sydney’s Best Luxury Dog Boarding

Your darling pooch will be pampered from dawn 'till dusk with Sydney's best luxury dog boarding facilities.


The thought of leaving your cherished doggo for weeks or even months on end can be the source of serious heartache. But with such impressive boarding options in Sydney, the decision needn’t be so worrying. These days, dog boarding comes with plenty of extras from cuddles to nature walks, executive suites to tasty treats. 

So, until the next time you're able to plan a holiday with your dog, or visit one of Sydney's best dog-friendly beaches, these picks are the next best thing. We’ve compiled the best places to drop off your canines before jumping on a plane, guilt-free, for your next sojourn. Read on for our edit of Sydney's best luxury dog boarding facilities. 

Sydney’s Best Luxury Dog Boarding: Hunter Valley


Kip Hunter Valley

Kip Hunter Valley sits on 10 acres of lush grounds and is peppered with bush trails that will keep your furry friend occupied. Each hotel room also has an individual sunny grass yard for pups to enjoy and Kip even boasts a purpose-built water park for dogs. You can expect a private room for your pet, daily one-on-one time with staff and regular photo and video updates. 

254 Bathurst Street, Sawyers Gully

Sydney’s Best Luxury Dog Boarding: Sydney

Madpaws (Image Credit: @jessie.petsittingpaws)


MadPaws is another fantastic option if kennels aren’t your first preference. The website is a self-described ‘AirBnb for pets’ where you can source enthusiastic pet-sitters to take care of your four-legged friend. The concept is fantastic as it teams passionate pet sitters with owners in need of switched-on minding.

SmallPaws Pet Hotel

SmallPaws Pet Hotel

Catering exclusively to small dogs, SmallPaws ensures that more timid pets never feel threatened by larger animals, and there is plenty of space to roam on the five-acre property. From designer dog beds to relaxing music and optional Skype calls to owners, the decadent service is in the detail.

413 Killawarra Road, Duffys Forest

Spoilt Rotten Dogs

Spoilt Rotten Dogs 

Spoilt Rotten Dogs in Lilyfield is a local answer to finding a luxurious spot for your dog to unwind, although outdoor activities are plentiful, it’s the entertainment offering and sofa lounge area that has our attention - we’re talking large flat-screen TV with doggy movies. Grooming services are also available.

358 Norton Street, Lilyfield

Off The Bone

Off The Bone

What could be more luxurious than knowing your furry friend has all their creature comforts and is tucked up safe at home? Nothing, that's what! Off The Bone offer a premium in-home pet-sitting service that allows your precious furry friend to relax and rest up just as much as you are. As a bonus, Off The Bone's pet sitters will also bring in your mail, take out/bring in the bins and keep your home tidy while they stay! 

Sutherland Shire area

Kip Sydney

Kip Sydney

Another shoutout to premier boarding hotel Kip. Kip's Sydney outfit has both classic rooms and luxury villas up for grabs. Classic rooms allow 20sqm of private space for your furry friend with toys and bedding included. As for the luxury villas, you can expect a television, indoor and outdoor space, toy, blankets and air con. There are plenty of added extras for you to treat your dog to from extra playtime to personalised bushwalks. Keen to make things as easy as possible for their clients, Kip also have locations in Alexandria and Marrickville. 

254 Bathurst Street, Sawyers Gully

Sydney’s Best Luxury Dog Boarding: Southern Highlands


Dogue Country Retreat 

Dogue leads the charge with 100 acres of space to roam including the vineyard, lavish grooming services and day spa treatments. We’re talking weight loss programs, boot camp, therapeutic massage, yoga and meditation, just to name a few of the services on offer here for dogs 15kgs or under.

112 Compton Park Road, Berrima

Pawtails Rural Retreat

Pawtails Rural Retreat

Also capitalising on their out-of-Sydney abundance of space, Pawtails boasts sizeable suites for your four-legged friend to settle in. The boarding house also offers shuttle service to and from Sydney making the process incredibly efficient.

2549 Taralga Road, Laggan

Loved this edit of Sydney's best luxury dog boarding facilities and ready to treat your doggo a whole other level? Check out the best dog-friendly accommodation in NSW and our favourite dog-friendly beaches in Sydney.

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