Accommodation For Dogs

Our facilities are the 5 star equivalent that your pet deserves. We include daily exercise in all of our dog stays and we encourage bringing toys or blankets to help them feel at home. Take advantage of our affordable pick up and delivery service covering metropolitan Melbourne. Only $25 each way.

All dogs staying 5 days or more receive a complimentary bath and groom!


Standard Room

Our dogs enjoy our indoor/outdoor fully insulated kennels which enable them to stay warm and dry on cold or wet days and enjoy fresh air and sunshine when it's warmer. Each boarding room has an elevated bed,  drinking bowls and enough space to accommodate small or large dogs. Dogs enjoy nutritious and delicious, gourmet selection of Royal Canin dog food.


From $47 Per Day

The Villas (formerly Penthouse Suites)

Privacy meets luxury. Enjoy green grassed courtyard views from your spacious room. These over-sized villas are generously spacious havens for relaxation, making our guests feel right at home. Offering LCD televisions, a fully climate controlled environment and pillow-top mattress these suites ensure our guests receive the best. Each guest also receives access to a play area and a shared courtyard.

To complement the in-room experience, we also offer supervised social Super Playtime in our various play areas. For seamless transfers we offer a Pick-up and Drop-off service across the greater Melbourne region.

From $78 Per Day

Accommodation Options

Standard Room

From $47/day

Private Accommodation or Room To Share For Family Members

Comfy, Clean Bedding

Daily exercise in our various play areas

Nutritious Royal Canin Meals

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Luxury Villa

From $78/day

Private Accommodation or Room To Share For Family Members

LCD Television & Couch for Lounging and Snoozing

Comfortable bedding

Climate Controlled Environment

Individual Private Play Area

Nutritious Royal Canin Meals

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Add Playtime

For $11/day

Socialise With Like-minded Friends!

Play, Exercise, Sniff and Explore In Our Parkland Haven

Temperament Assessment for Suitability

Recommended for all accommodation types

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Add Collection

From $25 each way

Door-to-door pick-up and drop-off

Comfortable and secure transport

A number of collection centres across greater Melbourne and Geelong

Take the stress out of going away

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For any questions regarding our pricing plans above or to discuss long term discounts, don't hesitate to contact us!

We can pickup & dropoff! Only $25 each way.

Passionate team and great care

What we offer in our care...

What they Can Expect During Their Stay:

01. Premium Royal Canin food is included in the price.  Or you can also choose to bring your own food along - no problem.

02. Outdoor playtime included.  We have spacious and grassy tree filled areas for your pooch to frolic and we include outdoor time each day. 

03. Comfy warm bedding for those cool evenings. Our team make sure each and every guest is snug as a bug in a rug!

04. We can take care of any medication needs.  Our experienced staff will ensure any medicinal regime is taken care of for your peace-of-mind.

05. Everybody has their own little quirks and special traits. We are not only accustomed to this at Vern Ryan's Pet Resort but can appreciate each pet’s individuality. Just let us know what we can do to aid your pet in receiving the time and special care it deserves.

Some Additional Info.

Important things to remember for a great stay:

01. All dogs must be current with the minimum of a C.5 vaccination received a minimum of 10 days prior. Please provide by post, email or in person at or prior to boarding. All puppies must have completed their initial course of vaccinations and be past their isolation phase.

02. PICKUP & DELIVERY For $25 each way, we are happy to offer a professional courtesy coach directly to your home or place of business for your convenience. This service is subject to availability Monday to Friday.
Please note that no guest will be collected from or return to an empty premises. 

03. FOOD: If your pet requires more than one meal per day please inform staff upon booking.

If you are bringing your own food, please note that your pets energy levels may increase during their stay and in order to keep your pet in the best health increases in food intake may be required, so please ensure you bring an adequate supply for your pets stay. Does your dog has an allergy or sensitive tummy and is currently on a veterinary prescribed diet? If so, you will need to supply their own food with instructions.

04. Minimum stays are applicable for the Christmas and Easter periods.