Paw Print - Hunter Pet Motel

Dog Boarding Newcastle



Best Dog Kennel in Hunter Valley

Leave your dog in safe hands next holiday with Hunter Pet Motel in Elderslie.

Our kennel complexes have been designed to accommodate dogs of all sizes and most individual enclosures open onto a private grassed area for your dog to run around and enjoy some fresh air. Grassed exercise yards are perfect for extra exercise and are securely fenced to keep your dog safe.

Some of our kennel features include:
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Air conditioning
Fully insulated building
Hard-wired smoke detectors
Daily room service
Wide range of dining options
Meals provided as required
Stainless steel bowls
Trampoline style beds
Soft bedding, blankets and pillows available
Balls and Toys
Solid partition walls between most rooms
Music throughout the building
Security Cameras
Bedding configuration may change with room type

Standard Rooms

Our Standard Rooms cater for mostly medium to large size dogs. We have different size rooms to suit your pet's individual needs. All rooms have access doors fitted.

courtyard TV Rooms

Our Courtyard TV Rooms are designed for the smaller, indoor dog. These rooms have a TV and plush style bedding as standard features.

luxury Rooms

These are light, spacious rooms offering greater comfort than the Standard Rooms. All rooms have access to an individual grassed run.

luxury TV Rooms

These rooms have a TV to entertain your dog and remind them of home. These rooms also have access to an individual grassed run.

roof yards

If your dog is an escapee, either by climbing or jumping, these are fully enclosed with a mesh roof over the yard area.

extra large yards

Designed for the larger active dogs that are always on the go or if your dog would like some extra space.


At Hunter Pet Motel, we offer an extensive range of premium grade dog food (Proplan and Whole Earth Farms) even for the fussiest dogs. Our standard range includes a variety of dry food and My Dog wet food. Our gourmet food range includes chicken necks, chicken loaf, cooked chicken breasts, sardines and rice at an additional cost. All dogs are individually fed according to their needs.

Owners are welcome to provide food for their dogs at no additional cost, however it must be clearly labelled with the pet's name, brand and type of food. It is advisable to provide additional food.


Dogs must arrive and depart on a lead.
Dogs must have a minimum C5 vaccination (or equivalent which covers Canine Kennel Cough). Usually administered at least 14 days prior to boarding. Check with your vet regarding the intra-nasal option for Canine Kennel Cough.
Room configurations may change during peak season.

NOTE: Not all breeds are acceptable for boarding at our facility. Please check with our staff for further information.
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