Your guide to top pet-friendly accommodation in Dunsborough
April 20, 2022
The Exclusive Escapes guide to pet-friendly accommodation in Dunsborough is the perfect place to find your next holiday rental. Dunsborough is a beautiful seaside town, 3 hours south of Perth in beautiful Western Australia. It’s known for its stunning beaches, amazing weather, and friendly people. It’s also known for being incredibly pet-friendly. From hotels and resorts to holiday home rentals and short-term apartments, there are plenty of properties in Dunsborough that will gladly welcome you, and your furry friend.
Before packing your bags (and your pup’s favourite toys) and heading to Dunsborough for a holiday that the whole family can enjoy, check out our top five accommodation picks:
2. Our Escape
3. Aqua on Green
4. Long Island
5. Quindalup Beach Quarters
Ohana, which means ‘Welcome’ in Hawaiian, is an amazing option for those seeking pet-friendly accommodation in Dunsborough. It has four bedrooms and three bathrooms, making it ideal for a large party of eight people. It is situated over two storeys, with a spacious first-floor terrace that overlooks the incredibly clear waters of Geographe Bay.
Cooking for your family is a breeze in the big first-floor kitchen, which is fully equipped with an electric oven (with a separate grill), gas cooktop, microwave, and dishwasher, as well as plenty of counter space for prep work. With the Nespresso coffee machine that was provided, you may relax and enjoy a good cup of coffee.
Featuring a spacious 10-person dining table and two lounge areas where you can relax and watch your favorite tv series on the large screen smart TV, the open family living space is drenched in natural light from the floor to ceiling windows throughout. Heating and air conditioning are provided via a wood combustion heater and reverse cycle air conditioning in this region.
The master bedroom is furnished with a king-sized bed, a spacious en-suite with a bath, a walk-in robe, a television, and reverse cycle air conditioning. It’s also the one and only bedroom located on the first floor with direct access to the balcony.
The remaining three bedrooms are all located on the ground level, with two of them including king-sized beds and the last bedroom featuring a queen-sized bed. These three bedrooms share a total of two bathrooms, both of which are equipped with showers, with one of them also featuring a bathtub. All the bedrooms are equipped with reverse cycle air conditioning.
Ohana is the ideal holiday house for families with pets and children because of the wide, secure garden.
2. Our Escape
This big five-bedroom home is equipped with everything you will need to enjoy your family holiday on the Southwest side.
As you enter the main living area of Our Escape, you will be surprised by the amount of space, which is accentuated by the highly polished oak flooring and the light and airy decor to create a pleasant cool feeling in the space. The kitchen in this living space is well-equipped with a 900mm gas stove and electric oven, as well as everything else you will need to whip up a delicious meal.
Throughout the main kitchen/dining room, reverse cycle air conditioning is used to give both heating and cooling comfort. In the main living space, you will find a gas fireplace to enjoy. Expand your living space by opening the sliding doors to the alfresco area, which includes an eight-seater outdoor setup and a gas BBQ located in a safe and wide garden area. Why not take a refreshing plunge in the pool during the hot summer months, or even brave it during the cold winter months?
Inside the garage is the best place to be if you want to compete for family bragging rights at table tennis and darts, as well as other games.
A family or friends escape is made possible by the sufficient parking available on the property. Let “Our Escape” become “Your Escape.”
3. Aqua On Green
This delightful and stylishly decorated two storey home is perfectly situated in Old Dunsborough, just a stones throw from the boat dock – combining a calm position with spectacular views out to the Indian Ocean; it is the ideal destination for any family looking to escape to the south coast.
The enormous open-plan living, dining, and kitchen room on the upper level, which boasts spectacular views and is equipped with all of the latest conveniences you could possibly require. Head out onto the big veranda through the glass sliding doors and enjoy a cool boutique beer while creating a pizza to die for in the massive pizza oven. Alternatively, if you’re not feeling quite so daring, there’s a new BBQ to try out.
The master bedroom is located on the opposite side of the top floor, and it, too, has views that can be appreciated from its own section of the veranda. It also features a spacious ensuite bathroom with a bath and a shower.
Downstairs, you’ll find two additional double bedrooms and a smaller living/kitchen area that opens up to the shaded alfresco. From here, you may enjoy the view of the flat, broad lawn, which is completely enclosed for your peace of mind. It’s the perfect setting for a game of cricket.
During the hot summer months, take advantage of the cooling effect provided by reverse cycle air conditioning throughout the upper-level of the house, and in the winter, make use of the potbelly fires in the lounge and on the veranda, which are placed in the lounge and on the veranda. Aqua On Green is a gold mine because it has plenty of parking, including space for a boat, and is only a 10-minute walk from the town centre. It’s truly a great option for anyone needing pet-friendly accommodation in Dunsborough.
4. Long Island
This magnificent residence is located within a 9-iron-shot distance of the golf course. Your family and friends will love everything that Dunsborough has to offer during their down south holiday when they stay at Long Island. It is within walking distance of the golf course and a stone’s throw from the town centre.
Only 2 minutes from Simmo’s ice cream, 3 minutes from town, and 4 minutes from the beach, you will be able to spend your days relaxing and taking advantage of the many activities that are available in the surrounding area.
The property has four bedrooms and two bathrooms, and it is really spacious. To keep everyone entertained, there are two different living spaces and a games room in the house. Both bathrooms are generously sized, with a massive bathtub downstairs for unwinding at the end of the day to relax in. Because you have fully ducted air conditioning in every room, you will be comfortable throughout the year.
With two televisions (one of which is a smart TV), free guest WiFi, a huge upstairs bathroom, and a balcony off the master bedroom upstairs, there is enough space for everyone to find their own area. Even as the sun sets behind the hill and into the Indian Ocean, you may take in the breathtaking views across the lake from your room. Extras include a foosball table, an arcade machine, and a DeLonghi Eletta coffee maker, which is supplied with freshly ground coffee beans.
5. Quindalup Beach Quarters
This charming holiday cottage is located within walking distance of Geographe Bay and is bordered by Tobies Inlet at the back of the property. When you first walk into Quindalup Beach Quarters, you will up the stairwell to the main dining and living space. This space is kept cold in the summer by a reverse cycle air conditioner and heated in the winter by a woodfire.
The front windows, which extend from floor to ceiling, flood this room with natural light. The master bedroom is located on the second floor and includes a queen bed as well as an ensuite bathroom. Toby Inlet and the surrounding wilderness may be seen from the upper balcony, which is accessible from the kitchen and sitting area. There is a Nespresso pod machine in the kitchen; however, you must bring your own capsules.
There are three more bedrooms on the lower level: bedrooms 2 and 3 have queen beds, while the fourth bedroom includes a set of bunk beds. Also on the lower floor are a small kitchenette, a sitting space with a TV, a bathroom, and a laundry room with a washing machine and a drying machine.
We hope that you enjoyed our guide to the top pet-friendly accommodation in Dunsborough, and if you’re interested in any of the properties we featured, please contact us. We will be happy to help you find the perfect pet-friendly accommodation for your next trip to Dunsborough.
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