• Our kennels are of the highest standard and have been designed to ensure your pets holiday is enjoyable and comfortable.
  • Indoor areas are light and airy with reverse cycle air-conditioning and ceiling fans to provide comfort day and night, winter or summer.
  • Guests enjoy the privacy of their own boarding kennel with an individual run which leads onto a large grassed area for playtime and exercise.
  • All doggies have individual attention and handling during their playtimes to reassure them that they are special and loved.

Yards & Suites

We realise that exercise is especially important for large dogs. Our large dog kennel block accommodation boasts private kennels some with heated flooring and ceiling fans. The roomy individual runs which your dog has access to all day long lets them have lots of exercise and fun as they play with their new-found friends.

Large grass yards of approximately 700sqm are available for those dogs who need extra space. These yards are popular and are booked out very quickly, so if you require one, please notify staff when you book.


  • All pets are fed twice daily with only premium foods. Meals are prepared in our Pet Motel kitchen and served on disposable plates for hygiene purposes.
  • Water bowls are cleaned and refilled daily with fresh water.
  • We are happy to adjust meals at your request or give any medication or special foods provided by you. All medication MUST be pre-packed.
  • The box/container must be clearly labelled with your pets name.
  • We also require details of your pets condition. i.e. arthritis medication.
  • Administering of medication is subject to a small surcharge, as is owner supplied food.
  • Owner-supplied food MUST be portioned, labelled with your pets name and marked either Breakfast or Tea.
    We recommend the use of zip-lock bags with appropriate portion for each meal.
    Due to the extra time required for the preparation of individual meals and extra insurance extra charges apply.

Care & Hygiene

  • To assist in keeping a high standard of cleanliness and ensure our guests are happy everyone goes outdoors after dinner for a little play and toilet break before getting cosy and bedding down for the night.
  • Vaccinations are vital and we are unable to accept any dog without sighting a current Canine C5 vaccination certificate or cat without a current F3 vaccination certificate.
  • In special circumstances you can bring your pet’s bedding.
  • Please note that all bedding and/or toys will be destroyed when you and your pet leave, you are not permitted to take any bedding or toys from Lochinvar Pet Motel.


Bathing – A hydrobath service is available add (subject to water availability) as an optional extra (complimentary for stays over 3 weeks) which allows you to have your dog bathed and clean before he/she goes home.

Please let us know when you book if you want this service.