10 Best Pet- & Dog-Friendly Accommodations In Echuca, Australia - Updated 2023

Plarlene Juliane
Plarlene Juliane 

The town of Echuca on the Murray River is one of Australia’s most notable historic towns, perfectly encapsulating the spirit of 19th-century Australia. Paddle steamer boating plays a significant role in the entertainment of tourists visiting the town. Murray River offers enjoyable paddle steamer cruises. After enjoying an exciting cruise, have fun exploring museums such as Echuca Historical Society Museum and National Holden Motor Museum. Later, spend the evening sampling beers and wines in Bandicoot Brewing and St Anne’s Winery Echuca, respectively. The best part about the town is that most of its attractions are dog-friendly, thus allowing you to enjoy yourself with your beloved pets. Echuca also has a broad range of lodging options, including those that welcome dogs and other pets. Scroll down for the best pet- & dog-friendly accommodations in Echuca, Australia.

Pet-friendly vacation rentals in Echuca, Australia

1. The Junction Boutique Apartment (from USD 175)

This stylish and modern property has a spacious patio, where guests can relax or enjoy meals. You can watch Netflix movies while here, or use the fast WiFi to stream videos.

You are free to bring your pets here. There’s a grassy backyard where pets can have fun roaming around. Additionally, the backyard is fenced so your fur babies are safe throughout your stay. Please be reminded to clean up after your pets. Failure to do so might require you to pay an additional pet fee of 40 AUD (27.5 USD).

Echuca, Victoria, Australia
219 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kristy is great to communicate with and the amenities of the apartment are great
excellent apartment with fully equipped kitchen
the bathroom is simply gorgeous (with high quality towels shampoo etc
the beds were very comfortable and cosy
we had a lovely stay in this very stylish apartment
clean and stylish
because very clean (often not detailed clean but this was spotlessly clean) well maintained (no chipped dishes etc
very clean quiet and warm
everything was spotlessly clean and tidy
excellent space very clean and well equipped
our host was generous and an excellent communicator
kristy was a fantastic host
omg kristy has been the best host by far
this place was perfect and the hosts very generous and thoughtful
the hosts go out of their way to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable
fab central location
great location close walk to town
the location was excellent - easy walking distance to the port and the main street
we loved the location of this apartment close to town but also far enough removed to be quiet
a wonderful space within walking distance to all key locations
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2. 14 on Henry (from USD 140)

This charming modern home has a lush courtyard, which provides a safe and expansive place for pets to play. The host allows up to two dogs, but requests guests to make sure that the furballs weigh less than 25 kg (55.12 lbs). Your four-legged friend can comfortably rest in the carpeted living room while you’re all curled up on the leather couch.

The property has air conditioning and a heater, so you and your pets will have restful nights regardless of the weather.

14 en Henry St Echuca
153 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful touches like books electric blankets well stocked cleaning supplies wifi
the bonus was the electric blankets on the beds
very clean neat and tidy
the property is tidy and clean
and it's comfortable and clean place to stay with everything we needed for our visit
awesome property and the hosts were super helpful
great location close to the port and river
house is very close to everything easy walk to shops and restaurants
a great location close to shops and the port
lovely home located in a nice neighbourhood in walking distance to cafes restaurants and shops
it's centrally located within easy walking distance of the river scenic bush walks and into town
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3. Crofton Cottage (from USD 136)

The coziness and elegance of this studio cottage are unmistakable. Inside, you’ll be welcomed by a well-lit space, thanks to the large windows allowing in sunlight. The cottage is close to the Murray River where you can relax or embark on paddle steamer cruises. Your dog will love exploring the river’s many sights and scents while strolling around the area. After spending time outdoors, you can experience some peace and quiet in the garden or cuddle with your small fur baby indoors.

Do note that pets must be under your supervision at all times.

Crofton Cottage Port Of Echuca Boutique Accommodation
114 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
has everything you need and the bed was very comfortable
the cozy fireplace and comfy bed is perfect for a winter getaway
jill and peter add to the stay with their warm welcome
although small, it was comfy and provided everything for a relaxing and enjoyable stay
this is the prettiest little studio, beautifully decorated with period pieces, but with modern bathroom and kitchenette
so clean , and private , very nice bed and furnishings
quaint, quiet and clean
friendly hosts
sandi & jon
peter and jill thought of everything and made us feel very welcome
the gardens are gorgeous and we even had a kookaburra taking a bath in the fountain on one of the many beautiful days we had during our stay
my father was very impressed with the love and care taken to build the accommodation and of course my mum enjoyed all the wonderful finishing touches on the inside
great location, walkable to shops and tourist area
great to park in drivewayshort walking distance to shops
the cottage is peaceful and breathtaking
cottage was lovely , well positioned to walk to the shops and to go for walks
the location was great too - just a few minutes walk into the historic part of town and the old port area
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4. Stylish home with a swim spa (from USD 190)

This modern townhouse with vibrant accents features pet-friendly amenities. It has a covered patio area where you can enjoy a barbecue while your pet plays around. There’s also a swim spa where you can relax before heading out to explore the town with your fur baby. The city center is within reach if you want to try local restaurants or purchase supplies for your pet.

If you’d rather stay indoors, feel free to rest in the living room while watching TV or reading the books provided. Your pup can enjoy a snooze on the bright carpet.

Whats behind the "Black Door" formally Red Door
367 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of room and great amenities
the heater was on to welcome us on a cold night - nice touch
little touches like shampoo conditioner body wash tissues all condiments and breakfast spreads made our stay even better
lots of room great outdoor area location amenities even a tv in bathroom
the beds are comfortable large living space and two bathrooms is a bonus
sparkling clean and modern
a very clean and comfortable place to stay
sparkling clean superbly decorated and fitted
a pretty space clean and well maintained
a great space clean comfortable and relaxing
phillip was a great and very helpful host
the host communicates very quickly and is responsive to special requests
phillip is very helpful and quick to respond
philip is a great host and responded to any queries in a flash
phillip is a wonderful host with excellent communication that made our booking very easy
easy walking distance into town
great place and convenient location
great spot within walking distance to everything
great location in middle of echuca
great location with everything you could possibly need
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5. Peppercorn Cottage (from USD 112)

Peppercorn Cottage’s tranquil, tree-lined environment is perfect for recharging your mind and body. The property boasts high ceilings and spotlessly clean wooden floors. Once you’re here, you can unwind on the front or back porch with your loved ones and four-legged buddy. There’s also ample space outside for the pets to prance around. Do note that pets are not allowed inside the house.

The home’s safety features, such as the cubby and the fence, make it perfect for kids as well. Children are charged half the rate once the host receives your booking request.

Peppercorn Cottage Echuca
94 reviews
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean, comfortable, homely cottage, well equipped kitchen, sufficient linen, great spot for children to cycle, cubby house a bonus
the cottage has everything you need including a wonderful sized bath & shower
beds were super comfy, offering a great night sleep after skiing all day
the floorboards if you aren't use to it do make a bit of noise but you can definitely overlook that because the feeling of the cottage is homely & comforting
our little one loved the cubby house and toys on offer! only a short stroll into town too
the only thing i can recommend is bringing your own coat hangers if you wish to hang clothes
lots of bike trails along the murray and campaspe rivers
our littlies had an absolute ball in the play room out the back and the home had absolutely everything we could possibly need
house on dirt road prompting hay fever for us all, however a great stay overall
we had a great holiday!
peppercorn cottage was wonderfully presented
the cooling was great and just walking distance to shops and restaurants
a quaint cottage in a peaceful tree lined street away from the hustle & bustle
great cottage in lovely gardens
easy communication
situated in a quiet tree-lined street close to town
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6. Rickie's Shack (from USD 93)

This completely air-conditioned property has a fully fenced backyard that serves as a highlight, making it a pet-friendly accommodation. Bring your well-trained dogs along; they’ll have a great time strolling with you on the Murray Riverwalk. When inside the property, do remember to pick up after your pet. Take note that a pet fee of 25 AUD (17.19 USD) per pet applies.

You may also organize and host parties here, but you must seek the host’s approval in advance.

"Rickie’s Shack more than a Shack" PET FRIENDLY'
Echuca, Victoria, Australia
102 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is super with a sunny back yard spacious rooms and well stocked kitchen
very clean house
clean and comfortable very well appointed
the place was very clean and had everything you could want
clean inviting and everything provided
very neat tidy and clean
di is a great host too
dianne was so kind and refunded us (although airbnb kept their fees)
dianne is a fantastic host
i love how pet friendly the property is and will definitely be back
beautiful property great location
perfect location and not too far to walk to the shops
great house in the perfect location
it’s about 25mins to the main town but a flat pleasant walk
perfect place for our girls weekend away many thoughtful touches and dogs very welcome
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7. Spacious accommodation with an excellent location (from USD 357)

This townhouse is perfect for you if you need a pet-friendly place accessible from all the social establishments in the area. The rental has a fenced private backyard where your pet can have a great time. Make sure to clean up after your pet as a large portion of the interior is carpeted.

After preparing a scrumptious meal in the equipped kitchen, you may dine with your fur baby and loved ones in the outdoor dining area. Take your pet for a stroll along the main street or the nearby river to burn off the calories.

✓ HUGE Brand New Group Accom (9) in❤️of River Port
Echuca, Victoria, Australia
21 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
thank you jacqui & paul for great communication and the stay at your clean well styled period character home
fantastic location clean and very comfortable plenty of space lots of interesting and thoughtful touches in the rooms
beatuiful rustic building conversion and friendly service
perfect location beautiful house
funky place very well located and fun check-in process
great location walking distance to fabulous restaurants cafes and shops
fantastic hosts incredible location and a lovely house
we loved the place lots of room and a brilliant location :) would stay again
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8. Anstruther Oasis (from USD 345)

When you choose Anstruther Oasis, you and your loved ones will have the opportunity to access a shared outdoor pool. Your fur baby can stay with you in this rental and is free to roam around the grassy poolside while you’re swimming. While this place is pet-friendly, ensure you get the host’s approval before bringing your pet along.

When your pup falls asleep, you can head to the private spa bath to have a refreshing soak. Then, cap off the day with some quiet alone time on the private patio.

Anstruther Oasis - Centrally located in Port area
Echuca, Victoria, Australia
85 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool is a real bonus secure back yard for our small dog
absolutely fantastic beds were comfy as a very homely feel for a great weekend away
would highly recommend for a nice comfortable and affordable stay in echuca
will be back when it’s warmer to enjoy the pool
great location excellent amenities and clean beautifully functioning laundry / kitchen
very clean and tidy
very clean quiet and well kept place
spotlessly clean with everything you need
lovely clean and spacious unit
it is very clean and quite comfortable
marnie is a nice host
highly recommend- great place location and responsiveness from the host
great family location
the location is perfect
nice place great location good everything
very comfortable stay centrally located close to restaurants
perfectly located near shops and murray river
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Pet-friendly hotels and resorts in Echuca, Australia

9. Echuca Gardens (from USD 87)

Located in a prime area, Echuca Gardens is within easy walking distance of the main points of interest in town. Its stunning garden with swing chairs is an excellent spot for you and your pet to unwind. Each accommodation has a refrigerator, a microwave, and a TV so you can feel at home.

If you’re planning to bring your pet along, you must get prior approval during booking. Additional charges may apply for that matter.

Echuca Gardens

Address: 103 Mitchell Street
Accommodates: 8

Parking Pets allowed Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry Family rooms

10. The Settlement Historic Hotel (from USD 82)

You may want to check out The Settlement Historic Hotel if you’re planning to treat your family to an enjoyable trip. In addition to being close to National Holden Motor Museum, it is also conveniently located in the town center. There are many ways to have fun here, even if you decide to remain indoors. You can enjoy afternoon cookouts using the barbecue facilities or take advantage of the outdoor or indoor pool.

Pets are welcome here in some designated rooms. Your fur baby can comfortably nap in these carpeted rooms while you watch shows on the digital TV.

The Settlement Historic Hotel

Address: High Street, Echuca, Echuca, Australia, 3564

Enjoy a vacation with your beloved pets in Echuca

There are plenty of fun things to do in Echuca with your loved ones and fur babies. Additionally, there are numerous places where you and your pet can comfortably stay. Choose from this list of best pet- & dog-friendly accommodations in Echuca, Australia, to have a memorable holiday with your beloved pups.

Editor's note: The pet-related details and prices mentioned in this article are true at the time of writing. For updated information, please check with the accommodation's host before booking.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

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