Leaving your best friend behind when you go on holidays is not easy. So don’t do it!
Pack up your pooch and head to a dog-friendly getaway in Southern Queensland Country – fresh air and room to roam come with the territory.
Alure Stanthorpe has a designated dog villa complete with its own luxury dog bed and food and water bowls.
Your furry friend also scores a doggie goodie bag full of treats and a snug doggie robe to lounge in. Posh!
The Gardener’s Cottage is spacious and beautifully appointed, perfect for couples, families, friends and bridal parties.
There are many dog friendly walks, off-leash dog parks and pet-friendly cafes in town making together time a breeze.
Killarney View Cabins and Caravan Park
Killarney View Cabins and Caravan Park is the perfect place to get the all-around country experience with your four-legged friend.
Camping and caravan sites are all pet friendly, but be sure to book ahead if you’d like to stay in their new, fully fenced pet friendly cabin.
Bestbrook Mountain Resort
The natural bushland setting of the property offers lots of space to walk and explore, campfires under the stars, and horse trail rides and lessons.
Granite Belt Brewery Retreat
Set amid granite outcrops on 30 acres of natural bushland just perfect for exploring, Granite Belt Brewery Retreat offers two dog-friendly accommodation options.
Hidden House is a self-contained, secluded 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home, perfect for large families or groups travelling with a dog.
Or you can opt for a rustic cedar cabin which provides a queen bed, a single bed, bathroom, kitchenette and private verandah.
Both options include wood fires for chilly nights.
Gleneden Family Farm
Gleneden Family Farm in Maryvale is run by fifth generation farmers Rowan and Fiona Morris and their kids, who love to share their country life with visitors and their dogs.
You can watch the bullock team in action, or join in a farm skills or kitchen craft workshop.
Bring the tent or caravan and pitch up at one of the hillside or creek-side campsites to enjoy a perfect rustic farm stay experience.
Freedom Lifestyle Caravan Park
Freedom Lifestyle is also a great family park and the perfect spot to enjoy the seasons of the Southern Downs.