If your pet is part of the family, leaving them behind while you're on holiday can sometimes be a difficult prospect.
If you're heading to Sydney, there are two hotels who have begun opening their doors to guests of the pawed variety, allowing dogs to accompany their human families.
Hotels such as The Langham Sydney welcome guest of the canine variety to stay with their human families. Image courtesy of The Langham.
The Langham Sydney is the only accommodation in Sydney offering both pets and people a luxury 5 star stay. Their fully catered Pampered Pets Program provides owners with a dedicated pet room service menu, with dishes that include fresh produce free from onion, garlic and acids such as 'Lassie's Favourite,’ a beef steak with chunky vegetables for canine guests and 'Meow Meow,’ grilled salmon with green beans, quail egg, tuna, potatoes and olives for feline visitors.
Pets are pampered with their very own custom-made Langham plush bed, food and water bowls and a bag of gourmet treats upon check-in. Pet-sitting and dog walking services are also available on request.
Another property also welcoming pets is The Hughenden Boutique Hotel in Sydney's Woollahra.
The Hughenden, which has served as a temporary home for poodles, terriers, golden retrievers, Burmese and Siamese cats and even a baby kangaroo. Furry friends are welcome at this boutique hotel which offers pet-sitting, dog-walking, and even a visit to the Doggy Day Spa.
The property is conveniently located across the road from Centennial Parklands, a favourite for dog-lovers with an abundance of leash-free areas where your furry friend can run and play. The hotel also provides a number of areas where four-legged friends are welcome, and they can even join you for breakfast.