Look at Stayz at http://www.stayz.com.au for the biggest and best range of dog-friendly hotels, spas, cottages, cabins and campsites. And these also come highly recommended:

Quarterdecks Harbour Retreat, Hervey Bay, Queensland. Rooms AUD$120 per night.

At http://www.lastminute.com.au

The Hilton, Adelaide, South Australia. You’ll have to deposit AUD$500 in case your dog eats the bed linen (or does other unmentionable things to it). However, this luxe dog-and-woman Hilton stay is hugely popular. Room is $170 plus $90 for Fido. At http://www.hilton.com

Turon Gates, New South Wales. Try these cabins and cottages from $320 for two nights, for you and your animal. At http://www.turongates.com

Jessica Adams

About Jessica Adams

Jessica Adams edited The Holiday Goddess Guide to Paris, London, New York and Rome in 2011 with Anna Johnson, published by HarperCollins, which is also published in four separate e-book editions at the Apple Store. Jessica has been a team editor on Girls’ Night In (HarperCollins) and Kids’ Night In (Puffin) in aid of the charity War Child. She has also worked as a team editor on In Bed With (Little Brown and Penguin) and in her own right, as the author of bestselling novels including Single White E-Mail and Cool For Cats (Black Swan). She is well known as an astrologer and her website jessicaadams.com attracts 1.5 million visitors every year.