Best Dog Kennel in Hunter Valley

Dog Boarding

Leave your dog in safe hands next holiday with Hunter Pet Motel in Elderslie. Based in the Hunter Valley, we welcome pets from far and wide, including Newcastle and Port Stephens.

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.

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Our Kennel Features

Air Conditioning

Fully Insulated Building

Hard-Wired Smoke Detector

Daily Room Service

Meals Provided as Required

Stainless Steel Bowls

Trampoline Style Beds

Security Cameras

Solid Partition Walls Between Rooms

Music throughout the Building

Soft Beddings, Blankets and Pillows

Wide Range of Dining Options

Bedding Configuration may Change with Room Type

Balls and Toys

TVs in Luxury Rooms

Individual Grassed Runs

Heating Options for Cold Nights

Assortment of Treats

Playtime and Water Play

Exercised Yards

Effortless Convenience with Our Newcastle Airport Pet Transit Lounge

Flying from Newcastle Airport? You can always drop off your pets in our Newcastle Airport transit lounge and we will do the rest. Whether you’re arriving late at night or in the early hours of the morning, our Transit Lounge remains open to cater to your needs. Upon your return, we’ll ensure that your pet is eagerly awaiting your arrival.

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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.

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Luxury 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

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

Extra Large Yards

Designed for the larger active dogs that are always on the go or if your dog would like some extra space. Designed for larger, active dogs and families with multiple dogs that would like some more space.


At Hunter Pet Motel, we offer an extensive range of premium grade dog food (Proplan) 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.

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