7 Best Pet-Friendly Cabins Near Brisbane, Australia - Updated 2023

Andrea Mae
Andrea Mae 
| 3 min read

The bustling Brisbane is known as the largest city in the state of Queensland, and it is filled with amazing attractions, colorful experiences, and cozy accommodations that range from quaint homestays to upscale service apartments. With its year-round amiable climate, sparkling rivers, lush parks and vibrant nightlife, Brisbane is one of the most visited cities in Australia. If you are up for some adventure, you can visit Mt. Coot-tha, which is the highest point in the city. You can also explore Queensland’s premier subtropical botanic garden. If all of these sounds exciting to you, consider visiting Brisbane with your family and furry buddies. If you plan to reconnect with nature for your next trip to Australia, consider staying in a cozy cabin. Check out some of the best pet-friendly cabins near Brisbane, Australia.

1. The Woodman's Cottage (from USD 95)

Staying true to its name, the Scenic Rim plays host to some of the most breathtaking sights and sounds of nature. If the idea of tagging your fur baby along to this piece of paradise sounds great to you, then rent out a few nights in this dog-friendly cabin located south of Brisbane, Australia.

A wide, spacious backyard is yours to play on with your pet. Locally grown trees and flowers decorate the yard to provide a refreshing treat for your eyes. Inside the cabin, you’ll find several self-accommodating amenities to keep you replenished. Its studio-type layout sees the queen bed, lounging chairs, dining quarters, and a kitchen all arranged into a cozy, livable space.

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Munbilla, Queensland, Australia
29.37 km (18.3 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
414 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture was comfortable and we enjoyed the fresh eggs and bacon for breakfast
great price including breakfast and a fire with all the wood already to go
the bed and the linen are beautiful and so comfortable
the bed is so comfortable and we enjoyed the breakfast bacon and eggs in the morning
absolutely loved the decor the comfortable beds and linen
comfortable clean and homely
the cabin is lovely and clean with everything you need
everything we needed was available and everthing was clean and tidy
the room is clean and tidy and has everything you could need
the cottage are self contained and clean
gary and claire were wonderful caring hosts
they were very helpful and were great hosts
gary and claire were very friendly and proactive hosts
hosts are friendly and hospitable
a beautiful relaxing country escape with friendly welcoming & informative hosts gary & claire
peaceful accessible close to brisbane and great local townships nearby
it was quiet and peaceful but close to the local shops and attractions
wow wow wow a last minute decision to explore our neighbourhood was the best decision ever
i could imagine that families with kids would love this location
easy find location with views
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2. Botanique Cabin Retreat (from USD 63)

Want to indulge in a luxurious and relaxing getaway with your squad? Check out Botanique Cabin Retreat. It is a cozy and well-equipped rental that can take in up to three guests. If you want to unwind after exploring, you can use the pool, the hot tub, and the infrared sauna. The pet-friendly cabin getaway near Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast can also accommodate up to two dogs. However, they must be trained and sociable because there are also other dogs who live on the property. Do keep in mind to inform the hosts if you will be bringing your pooch.

If you prefer to visit attractions near the accommodation, you can go to Caboolture Warplane Museum, which is 8.2 kilometers (5.1 miles) away, and Centenary Lakes Park, which is 6.4 kilometers (4 miles) away.

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55.88 km (34.8 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
17 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

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otherwise a comfortable spot to relax with all that we needed for an overnight stay
quiet and with friendly little dogs that say g'day :)
a cute cabin in a quiet location and the host is lovely
the cabin was a warm and comfortable place to come back to each night
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3. The Bush Studio (from USD 82)

Have a relaxing retreat in this cozy cabin set at one end of a 10-acre (4 hectares) property in Armstrong Creek. Thanks to its comfortable room, two guests can enjoy an off-grid and camp-style vacation in this rental.

Dogs are also accepted in the cabin. However, you have to bring bedding for your dog in case they have to sleep inside the unit. You also have to keep them off the furniture and the bed. If you want to explore nearby natural attractions with your dog, you can visit Mt. Mee, Mt. Glorious, or Lake Samsonvale.

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Armstrong Creek, Queensland, Australia
44.33 km (27.6 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
195 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
inside the studio cabin was a comfortable double bed 2 lounge chairs large table bedside table
the bedding was super warm and comfortable
all amenities are well thought out to provide you with a comfortable and relaxing stay
we were relieved to have been provided with a battery powered fan to get through the heat
the fresh (and amazing) ingredients for breakfast were a lovely touch
we found nikki and paddy's studio restful clean and quiet
peaceful clean stylish and had everything we needed for a true glamping experience
this place is great very comfortable and very clean
the design was really nice clean and simple and the perfect environment for a semi camp trip
they were friendly hosts and good communicators
great host much appreciate your kindness
niki was a fantastic host
thankyou niki for the kind hospitality
great friendly kind hosts too
such an amazing location in amongst the gum trees
a tranquil location beuatidul bush outlook perfectly quiet
great place located in an amazing location where you can get away from the world and just enjoy nature
great natural reset location from a crazy world
i look forward to visiting this cute little place again in the future
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4. Rustic cabin for two (from USD 63)

If you wish to experience an off-grid holiday without straying too far from modern conveniences and famous attractions, this rustic, pet-friendly cabin for rent might be the one for you. Since it is located on a 1-acre (0.4 hectares) property surrounded by foliage and birds, you can have a relaxing getaway with your pets.

It can house two people and a dog. However, you have to keep your fur baby off the furniture, and you have to provide their bedding. The accommodation is close to Orion Springfield Central and Robelle Domain Central Parklands. This long-term cabin rental also accepts those who plan to stay for more than 28 days.

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Camira, Queensland, Australia
14.09 km (8.8 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
378 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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we just needed a bed for a few nights so it was perfect
great space comfortable and relaxing
the cabin was rustic and very comfortable
clean and tidy space
spotlessly clean inside the rustic little cabin
the space was clean and comfortable
perfect a great space - comfort with charm and character and beautifully clean and quiet
sparkling clean with little quirks around the place to add extra value
a peaceful country retreat with friendly hosts
awesome space and awesome hosts
all that is written and great hosts
they are wonderful hosts and we hope to use them again
very nice stay friendly hosts and comfortable place
very groovy shack in a nice bushy location
situated a good distance from the main house in lovely quiet bush surrounds
perfect place for pups
a comfortable and quiet spot not too far away from everything
lovely little cabin in a peaceful location yet close to where i needed to be
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5. Modern cabin with balcony (from USD 82)

With two comfortable rooms and one full bath, this modern and stylish cabin can accommodate up to four people. Pets are also welcome here. Since the property is fenced, your furry buddies can play in the backyard while you relax on the spacious balcony.

If you want to explore nearby attractions in the area, you can go to IpswichArt Gallery, which is 1.1 kilometers (0.7 miles) away, and Limestone Park, which is 2.6 kilometers (1.6 miles) away.

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2.05 km (1.3 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
24 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
amenities excellent and fully equipped comfortable accommodation
clean and well equipped
quiet street very relaxing very clean and tidy
recommend for those defence members needing a pet friendly place while you move
loved the property suited us just fine close to shops and for us the hospitals
we will definitely look at booking this great place again if up this way
lovely quiet street a short walk from town along the river
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6. The Wanderer’s Willow

If you plan to explore Gold Coast or Brisbane, this charming cabin can be an excellent base for you. It has two cozy rooms and two full baths, so four guests can comfortably stay in this rental. What’s more, it has a pool and sauna.

Right outside your door, you will be surrounded by a friendly family of kookaburras, goannas and, a bush turkey. Although pets are generally not allowed here, small ones, such as cats, can be considered. You just have to let the hosts know beforehand.

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Willow Vale, Queensland, Australia
56.09 km (34.9 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
13 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire chalet 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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having access to the amenities such as the pool and tennis court was also a really nice feature
our hosts were very accommodating with great communication
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7. Eco-friendly cabin with spacious backyard

Wake up to the beautiful views of nature right outside your windows when you stay at this lovely and well-furnished cabin. You can also catch sight of some kangaroos, wallabies, and birds.

This unique unit, which can house four people, is fully solar-powered and equipped with an environmentally friendly sanitation setup. Your furry buddies are also welcome to stay in this cabin. Since there is a spacious backyard on the property, you can play and bond with your dogs with ease.

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24.12 km (15.0 mi) from Ipswich Nature Centre
114 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the view from the balcony and rooms was beautiful
lovely views from all rooms in the house especially nice sitting on the large balcony relaxing
what a wonderful place with a mesmerising view specious house comfortable beds and a nice shower
patricia's property is extremely comfortable & well-appointed with first-rate amenities
not as clean inside as i would have liked but overall a great stay
it would have been really good if the home was cleaned with greater rigour
patricia was a great host
patricia was a very helpful host
a great host too :) no issues at all
patricia is very responsive if you call her
patrica was lovely and kind and prompt with communication and requests
great little spot close to brisbane
we loved the location feeling of remoteness but close to lots of lovely sights and towns
we had a lovely time in a beautiful location
this is such a perfect place if you want to spend a few days away from the city
fantastic place to spend a few days to get away from it all
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Explore a fun-filled vacation with your pets

From visiting popular parks to hiking on scenic trails, Brisbane and its surrounding localities offer a variety of enjoyable activities that you can try with your furry buddy. When it comes to lodging, you will be assured that looking for a place to stay near the city will not be a problem. Look into the best pet-friendly cabins recommended above.

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Frequently asked questions about the best pet-friendly cabins near Brisbane, Australia

1. Which pet-friendly cabins near Brisbane are ideal for long-term stays?

This rustic cabin for two is best suited for guests and their pets who wish to explore what lies beyond its location for the next 28 days. It is one of the few pet-friendly cabins near Brisbane that offer long-term accommodations.

2. Which pet-friendly cabins near Brisbane have parking?

Several pet-friendly cabin rentals near Brisbane offer parking slots for cars and other vehicles. These can be found within or near the premises of accommodations such as The Woodman's Cottage, Botanique Cabin Retreat, The Bush Studio, and this rustic cabin for two.

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