7 Budget and Dog-Friendly Hotels in Sydney

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If you’re looking for accommodation in Sydney that welcomes dogs and doesn’t break the bank, consider these dog-friendly budget hotel options.

Bringing your pet on a trip or holiday in Sydney adds some extra work to your itinerary. There’s planning, packing of dog’s supplies, and, perhaps most challenging of all, finding a hotel that’s both budget and pet-friendly.  To help narrow down your options, we’ve compiled a handy list of budget pet-friendly hotels in Sydney that are less than $400 per night.

1. Larmont Sydney by Lancemore

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Larmont Sydney by Lancemore is a boutique hotel set among the hip district buzz of Potts Point. This unique retreat in the heart of Sydney welcomes not one but up to two four-legged guests per room! Your pet can look forwards to a tasty snack, water bowls, and a cosy bed in the Courtyard rooms. To make your stay extra special, opt for their ‘PAWfect Package’ that provides a luxurious experience for you and your pet. An additional $80 is required for each dog, and they collect a cleaning fee of $100 at the time of booking.

2. Glenferrie Lodge

Glenferrie Lodge is a quaint budget-friendly option in Sydney’s trendy Kirribilli neighbourhood, complete with a gorgeous sunlit garden. The building’s central location makes it an excellent pick for travellers and those on a business stay with their pooch in tow. Pets are welcome in certain rooms with balconies for an additional fee; however, the maximum weight per pet is 20 kg. Get in touch with Glenferrie Lodge for all the pet-friendly rules and details.

3. Medusa Hotel

You will love the Medusa Hotel if you’re travelling and are looking for a budget dog-friendly hotel in Sydney with a beautiful setting, comfort, and privacy. You’ll be close to bars and restaurants, so you can get out, mingle with the locals, and enjoy the city with your pet!

Their courtyard rooms are reserved for guests who wish to bring their pets along on their travels. All rooms have air conditioning, a key card security system, a TV, free wifi and more! Pet rooms and accommodation is subject to availability—so please call ahead before booking your trip! In addition, a cleaning fee applies at check-in.

4. The Old Clare Hotel

If you’re looking for a pet-friendly staycation in Chippendale, The Old Clare Hotel is a perfect choice. Located in one of Sydney’s vibrant and cultural inner-city suburbs, this hotel makes it easy to enjoy the best that Sydney offers without leaving the luxuries of home behind. From their mini retro-style lounge, Ceramics bowls and plush toys, in addition to complementary in-room meal service for your pooch, it’s the perfect place to relax with your best friend. They allow a maximum of two pets at a time, costing $100 per pet per night. The hotel may have specific areas where pets are not permitted, therefore, it is important to confirm the hotel’s pet policy beforehand.

5. View Sydney 

The View Hotel in Sydney lives up to its name. With breathtaking views of the harbour from every room, you and your pet can relax and enjoy the beauty of Sydney. Whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure, you’ll appreciate the convenience of the 24-hour room service and the high-speed WiFi. 

Their dog-friendly rooms from 301 through 306 are specially equipped with everything they need during their stay, including pet bowls, beds, and toys. The hotel staff welcomes all breeds, however, they still require you to call and provide details about their pooch, including the dog’s name, breed, and size. 

6. The Ultimo Sydney

The courtyard rooms at The Ultimo Sydney are dog-friendly, so book one if you plan a trip to Sydney with Fido. This boutique hotel is near Chinatown and is close to public transport, which is only minutes away from some of the city’s most popular attractions. Starting at $348, you’ll get a clean, comfortable room while your pet can snuggle up with a pet bed, a pet bowl and extra cuddles from the pet-loving staff. Furthermore, if you’re bringing Fido, you’ll need to deposit $200. We recommend calling them ahead to learn more about their pet policies.

7. The Hughenden Boutique Hotel

The Hughenden Boutique Hotel is a stylish pet-friendly boutique hotel in a prime downtown location, offering exceptional service and a rare combination of luxury and value. Several pet suites are available at this hotel that will surely make you and your dog feel at home. The hotel provides easy access to all major tourist and Sydney attractions, including art galleries, museums, exciting nightlife, world-class restaurants and bustling shopping districts. And if you’re on the lookout for a new home away from home, The Hughenden is perfect as it welcomes pets of all shapes, sizes, and numbers.

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