Planning a holiday is always fun. However, if you plan to take your furry friend along for the ride, you need to ensure that they will enjoy the holiday just as much as you. If you are looking to take a trip with your dog to Stanthorpe, you will find it is a wonderful place to have a getaway with your furry friend. 

This article will shed some light on the different highlights of Stanthorpe that you can enjoy with your dog. Here you will learn a little about Stanthorpe QLD, Stanthorpe restaurants, what there is to do in the area, and Stanthorpe hotels that will accommodate you and your pet!

Dog-Friendly Activities to Do When You Visit Stanthorpe

Whether you are taking a trip with your dog to reward them for being your loyal friend, or just because you want to spend some quality time with them, the Granite Belt may be just the place to take them. Here are a few of the best places and activities you can do with your dog in and around Stanthorpe to help you get started on your planning!

1 – Cellar Tours with your Dog

Dogs are welcome in many of the wine cellars in the Granite Belt. Hidden Creek Winery Cafe Vineyard, Summit Estate, and Balancing Heart Vineyard are examples of only some of the vineyards that welcome dogs inside their cellar doors. However, it is best to inquire with them beforehand and let them know the size of your dog as some vineyards only allow small dogs inside the cellars. 

2 – Dog-Friendly Wine Tours

There are a number of different wine tours that you and your dog can join! These tours will provide you with a taste of the best wine and allow your dog to explore the sights and smells of Stanthorpe. 

3 – Dine Out with Your Dog

Stanthorpe is truly a pet-lover’s destination. Many restaurants in the area welcome dog owners and their furry friends and offer the opportunity to wine and dine. Sutton’s Juice Factory, Cidery and Cafe offers the best apple pie along with a dog parking area under the shade of the trees for your dog to sit. You may join them there and enjoy the food while enjoying the shade and afternoon sun. Another dog-friendly stop you might want to make on your Granite Belt food crawl is Jamworks Gourmet Foods Cafe and Larder. They offer jam sauce and relish for people who love enjoying gourmet spreads. For your dog, they will have a special seat on the verandah with a fan and refreshing water bowl to cool off. 

Enjoy the Granite Belt Sights!


Who would have thought that it would be so easy to plan a trip with your dog? Stanthorpe has everything you need to plan your dream holiday with your furry friend and give them a holiday to remember! Also, finding the right hotel can make all the difference and ensure that your stay in Stanthorpe or the Granite Belt will be comfortable and enjoyable. 

Get only the best in Stanthorpe accomodations for you and your dog when you stay at the Granite Belt Retreat! Set on 30 acres of natural bushland just five minutes from Stanthorpe, our country estate features 20 cedar cabins complete with log fire, a 1000 litre microbrewery plus a dog friendly bar and restaurant. Call us and make your reservation today!