Dog Boarding Sydney

Dog Boarding Sydney

At Kip, we're reinventing Sydney dog boarding

After a dog boarding Sydney facility that you can trust? You’ve found us. Here at Kip Happy Stays, we provide the leading pet boarding services for your furry friend while you’re on vacation. Located in Hunter Valley and Lake Macquarie, we have the resources, care and transport to provide your pet with their own memorable getaway while you’re away.

Kip Happy Stays make dog boarding easy. Providing the best dog boarding Sydney has to offer, we’re confident your dog will love our special retreat from the hustle and bustle of Sydney. We’ll personally pick up your pup from your Sydney residence, before travelling out to our gorgeous Hunter or Lake Macquarie resort. From there, we’ll bring your much-loved pets back home once you’re settled back in. We aim to provide the same level of care as you would with our dog boarding and dog day-care.

At Kip, we're reinventing Sydney dog boarding

Locations Offered

Happy Stays & Happy Days

Kip’s dog boarding main concern is the safety and happiness of your pet. We provide round-the-clock care, world-class pet facilities and daily activities to keep your dog stimulated, such as daily walks, active and stress-free while away from home. Our dog boarding includes comfortable indoor bedding, spacious outdoor play areas, and a team of staff that allow Kip to be the dog hotel Sydney residents can trust.

Do your pets require a little bit of special attention? Are on a specific diet? Requires some additional social time to get used to being around other playful dogs? No worries. The lovely staff at Kip provide expert dog boarding services that cater to your furry friend’s every need. We understand the love that you have for your pet companion; they deserve to be treated with the utmost care. That’s why we employ Sydney dog boarding staff that are passionate, friendly, and simply adore taking care of other people’s pets and dogs.

It’s time to enjoy your holiday while your little mate enjoys theirs. Kip takes the stress of dog boarding away by picking up your pet from your Sydney residence, taking them for an adventure to our Hunter Valley or Lake Macquarie retreat, and keeping them safe, engaged and happy for the time away from home.

Happy Stays & Happy Days

Our Accommodation

Book Your Pooch's Staycation

We have several pet boarding locations around Australia, including our luxurious Kip dog boarding resort near Sydney set on acres of beautiful bushland.

Kip dog boarding in Sydney includes a private room for every dog with a personal grassy yard, as well as plenty of time for exercise in our massive play yards, on our bushwalking trails or in our custom-built water park, exclusive to Kip Hunter Valley!

Your dog will also enjoy nutritious meals, treats and, most im-paw-tantly, expert care from our incredible crew of animal-lovers.

You won’t miss out on the fun, either, with regular photo and video pup-dates of your dog’s day sent directly to you while your pet is away from home.

Book Your Pooch's Staycation

Classic Rooms

Our spacious Classic Rooms are a private haven for your pup.

At Kip dog boarding kennels Sydney, space and all-day access to a private outdoor grass yard come as standard for all pets. Our resort-style rooms are so big they could fit a full-size double bed, so even our largest dogs have heaps of room to chill in while away from their Sydney home.

Our spacious dog kennels come equipped with a cozy bed for your pet to relax in after a day full of play. Each sunlit room comes with some toys so that your furry friend will always have something to play with!

Starts from $71 per day

Classic Rooms

Luxury Villas

Our accommodation isn’t like other dog boarding kennels Sydney.

Here at Kip we pride ourselves on going the extra mile, for all pets. Explore our Hunter Valley luxury villas, where your pooch can stretch out and enjoy all the creature comforts you’d expect from resort-style accommodation.

Your pets can enjoy a sunbake in their own private outdoor grass yard, relax in their indoor retreat after the daily walks and snooze in a cozy single bed while pet boarding.

Top it off with reverse-cycle air conditioning, soft blankets and their very own TV and your furball has the ultimate resort-style rooming for dog boarding.

Starts from $91 per day

Luxury Villas

Packages for every pooch

Quality Care

The complimentary Kip dog kennels Sydney package ‘Quality Care’ comes with premium dry food served every morning, a one-on-one playtime in our large grass play yard and a warm hydro bath and blow dry on departure.

  • One-on-one playtime per day in our large grass play yard

  • Premium dry food served in the morning

  • Warm hydro bath and blow dry on departure

Complementary for all Sydney pets with every Kip Dog Boarding Stay.

Luxury Pooch Package

Our ‘Luxury Pooch’ dog boarding package comes with premium dry food for breakfast, a delicious warm roast chicken dinner every night, a warm hydro pet bath and blow dry on departure and an extended playtime as well as a bushwalk each day.

  • One-on-one playtime in our supersized grass play yard

  • Personalised daily walks through the bush in our paw-fect 10 acre property

  • Delicious warm roast chicken dinner. So good, you’ll wish you could bring a doggy bag!

  • Premium dry food served for breakfast

  • Warm hydro bath and blow dry on departure

Add for $21 per day, exclusive to Kip Hunter Valley

Doggy Chauffeur Service

Sydney dog boarding is a cinch with our chauffeur service.

On the first morning of your stay, one of our team members will come direct to your house and pick up your dog in Sydney, in one of our air-conditioned Kip Chauffeur Vans. Pick-ups are always completed in the morning, typically between 6-9:30am for the Sydney Region. You can rest assured knowing that our expert drivers will be giving your cat or dog the best quality of care from the moment they’re picked up from your place in Sydney, right up until they meet our full pet crew at the Hunter Valley resort. We just wish you could see your pets light up when they see the grounds for the first time!

When it’s time to head home at the end of their dog boarding stay, we’ll personally drop your furry friend back right to your door, wherever you’re located in Sydney city or Greater Sydney. All part of the service we offer as the provider of pet boarding Australians can trust!

Doggy Chauffeur Service

Treats and meals

Is your dog on a special food plan? Here at Kip, feeding your dog the same high standard of food as they get at home is just one part of our expert level of care within our dog kennels. We serve high-quality dog food to all our dogs, with processes in place to make sure your dog isn’t eating too little (or too much!). And if your dog is on a specialised diet we are more than happy to serve meals from home. Just bring home made meals along at check-in for dog boarding or give them to our friendly driver if you’re getting home pick-up from Sydney. It’s just part of providing the best dog and puppy boarding Sydney experience.

You can even add in extras to make your pet’s stay as unique as they are. The animal-loving foodies at Kip have put together the best treats menu for your pup. Paw-sonalise your furry friend’s dog boarding stay with treats such as pigs ears, small bones, roo-stick or peanut butter Kongs.

Treats and meals

Whether your pup’s a rambunctious ruffian or chilled canine, our team of animal-loving carers will make sure all dogs and pets are getting the right balance of play and chill to suit them while boarding. At Kip dog boarding in Sydney, you can be sure your furry member is getting the same love and care as they would with you at home. Kip offers long- and short-term pet boarding, just outside of Sydney, for your furry friend. Our luxurious dog boarding hotel is more of a resort than a Sydney pet boarding kennel.

At Kip Hunter Valley, your furry adventurer can safely explore 10 acres of charming countryside - a mere hop, skip and jump from Sydney. They can check out our many great bushwalking trails, have fun in our four green play yards and even enjoy a splash about at our paw-pose built splash park for dogs and pets.

At Kip Lake Macquarie, your pooch can also enjoy local bushwalking tracks, extra playtime with our animal handlers, or even an irresistible roast chicken dinner! With all these alfresco adventures on offer, you just know your furball’s going to have the best time.

When it’s time for a kip, your pet can relax in their own private indoor resort-style room with adjoining private outdoor green space. Our Luxury Villa dog boarding rooms, exclusive to Kip Hunter Valley, are climate controlled to ensure your pet is comfortable while pet boarding, whatever the season. And because we know that all dogs are different, we offer different pet boarding accommodation options and packages.


Our dog boarding kennels offer plenty of outdoor space for your furry adventurer to safely explore, as well as four spacious green yards and many bushwalking trails while pet boarding with our Sydney service. All of our paw-sonalisable pet boarding packages offer one-on-one outdoor playtime with a member of our friendly, animal-loving crew of Sydney carers.


One of the things that makes Kip Hunter Valley the best dog boarding facility is our water splash park. The first of its kind, our water fun park for dogs is paw-pose-built and hugely popular with dogs of all shapes and sizes. Your furry friend can enjoy a splashing time chasing a ball through fountains, cooling off in the pool and playing with one of our Kipsters that are also pet boarding! Please note that the pool is only available at Kip Hunter Valley.


All of our staff at Kip Sydney are animal lovers through and through. They love making your doggo happy and giving them the best day, every day of their pet boarding stay. One-on-one time with one of our Kip carers comes as standard (and a priority) for all pets, with all our boarding packages and services. If you’d like to paw-sonalise your pup’s dog boarding stay, even more, you can schedule extra cuddle time for them with one of our members and add in extra meals and treats to make it feel like home.

What we do


Are you needing overnight care for your dog?

Keeping your four-legged friend happy, comfortable and safe is what pet boarding with us is all about. Every Kip trip comes with cosy rooms, premium meals, and extras that are sure to entertain even the fussiest pets.


Make your visit easier!

At Kip, we offer pick-up and drop-off to our locations to provide you with convenience and ensure you have a great experience.

Kip Boarding Frequently Asked Questions

What does dog boarding include for pets?

Every Kip dog boarding Sydney vacation includes the finest dry foods, spacious rooms complete with private indoor and outdoor space, as well as one-on-one playtimes with our dog-loving Kip crew. Kip goes beyond the traditional dog kennel Sydney offerings; we make sure to allow dog owners the ability to personalise their pup’s boarding stay with us.

Simply choose to add extra treats or fun activities to their Sydney vacation – like extra daily walks and playtimes for a holiday your four-legged friend is sure to remember. At Kip, we can ensure that there will also be plenty of other dogs for your dog to socialize and make friends with!

How much does dog boarding Sydney cost?

Kip dog boarding starts at $71 per day for the classic room, including a roomy, private space with an individual grass yard, one-on-one playtimes with our passionate team and premium-grade foods. Our luxury villas, only at Kip Hunter Valley, starts at $91 per day and is complete with a television, toys, and an air conditioner. All boarding bookings require a 10% pre-payment.

Our team of trained carers treat all our four-legged guests with the same love and care as they would get at home. You can rest easy knowing your furry family member is staying at a safe, fun, engaging dog hotel Sydney facility and having a pawesome time.

Where can I board my dog overnight?

Ideal for all jetsetters, Kip offers long- and short-term dog boarding for all Sydney-siders. Travelling to our dog hotel is a cinch with our dog chauffeur service. Morning pick-ups mean that your dog will be ready to explore their room and surrounds when they arrive at one of our locations, and you’ll know they got there safe too!

Your four-legged friend will be looked after by a trained Kip carer throughout their journey, and the rest of our paw-sionate team of animal-loving carers will be ready and waiting to welcome your dogs to their resort holiday home.

When it’s time to head home to you, their parents, we’ll personally drop your happy furry family member back right to your door.

Is dog boarding safe?

At Kip, we work tirelessly to ensure your pal’s safety, comfort, and happiness while pet boarding with us in Sydney. Our team of trained professionals have countless years of experience in caring for dogs of all breeds and sizes and providing regular health and weight checks. If needed, our network of Sydney vets is always on call around the clock. The safety of your pet is our top priority while boarding!

At the Kip dog hotel for Sydneysiders, you can be sure that we will be completely transparent in the pet boarding service and care we provide your dog. More than anybody, we understand the emotional connection one has with their dog and how nerve-wracking it can be to leave them in the hands of someone else. From medication needs to special food requirements, Kip combines tender loving care with decades of pet boarding experience and excellent structural framework to ensure your dog’s safety and put your mind at ease.

What if my dog takes medication?

No need to stress – at Kip, we’ll ensure that your pup’s medication needs are taken care of just as they would be at home. Simply pack your dog’s medication in a labelled container and let our pet boarding team know. We will carefully administer pets medication to the outlined specifications. Kip Happy Stays charge $5 a day for the preparation and administration of medication in our care.

Can I inspect Kip’s accommodation and facilities?

Absolutely, we’d love to meet you! Kip Happy Stays are proud to own the best dog accommodation and puppy boarding Sydney and the surrounding region of NSW has to offer. We encourage all pet parents to come to inspect our boarding accommodation before their stay. Please contact our friendly team to arrange an inspection of our facility during opening hours, before your stay.

Can I get a discount for additional pets?

At Kip, we welcome siblings. We’re proud to offer additional dogs from the same family a 20% discount for Sydney accommodation when sharing a room. Our optional additional packages are charged per room, meaning if you add an extra package for a room, both dogs will get to share the playtime and double the fun!

Can I bring my own food?

The happiness of your pup is our priority. We provide premium quality Royal Canin dog food as part of our dog boarding service and make sure to check your dog is well-fed every day. However, you are more than welcome to bring your own food to Kip if you’d prefer. This service costs $3 per animal per day. If you would like to bring your own food, please make sure it’s well labelled to help us serve the right meals at the right times.

Why should I choose Kip for my pets?

At Kip, we leave no stone unturned when looking after the comfort, safety, and happiness of your dog. We have world-class facilities and an excellent, experienced team of professionals who love caring for and playing with animals, especially dogs. We understand how hard it can be to leave your pup in the hands of someone else but make no mistake; your dog will never feel lonely with Kip. With plenty of other dogs around at any given time, your dog can make plenty of friends and feel right at home within our facility! Kip provide dog kennels that Sydney pup owners can rely on – arrange an inspection today to see them for yourself.

Kip are here to offer your dog the time of their life, while you’re on holidays. Our accommodation and retreat areas offer a safe time away, so you can enjoy your vacation in peace, knowing that your dog is being treated with the utmost care.

We know how important it is to keep your dog safe, in excellent Sydney accommodation. Each individual dog at Kip will have its own areas, in a clean, safe environment. Whether you’re boarding your dog or cat, we know a holiday in peace from Sydney can only be achieved with a trusted boarding provider like Kip.

Kip are here to offer your Sydney dog or cat, the holiday of their dreams with our exceptional boarding accommodation. While we’re relatively new to the boarding scene in Sydney, you can rest assured that what we offer is like nothing else available in the Sydney boarding market. It’s time to book a holiday in Sydney for your dog – it’s time to book a luxurious boarding experience with Kip.

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