Pet friendly accommodation Phillip Island - Cowes, Victoria

Looking for pet friendly accommodation on Phillip Island? Verandah Retreat is your ultimate dog friendly beach house.

One of our missions is to offer family accommodation so we designed our floor plan with our four legged friends in mind:

200m from Cowes Beach

Fully fenced secure garden with grassed area

Laundry with dog door access to rear backyard

Perfectly located just 200m from the white sandy shores of Cowes Beach, a dog friendly beach which becomes a majestic playground at low tide. A short 10 minute walk into town, will have you amongst restaurants and cafes. In the afternoon, return to our outdoor shower to rinse off the sand after a day of exploring Phillip Island.

Located in a quiet street offering onsite parking and excellent guest ammenities, Verandah Retreat is a pets dream holiday rental, perfect for families wanting to take their pooch!

With the penguin parade, coastal walks, majestic beaches and an array of local produce at cafes and markets, come to Phillip Island in Gippsland for your next family Getaway.

Dog Beach Access

Cowes Beach (our closest beach at the end of Dunsmore road or Rose avenue) is our bay beach available for dogs year round provided they are on a leash.

In peak season (1st December - 30th April), beach hours for dogs are between 7am - 10am and 5pm - 8pm.

For further information and other beach access times / designated off-leash areas please visit Bass Coast Shire website.