With the festive season fast approaching and as we get ready to bid farewell to another amazing year, now is the perfect time to start planning your next getaway with loved ones, and YES! Your fur babies are included!
Around the world, Airbnb Hosts have welcomed hundreds of thousands of guests and their beloved pets. As the pandemic pet boom continues and travel resumes, guests are increasingly looking for domestic stays that allow them to bring their furry friends along, with ample space for all to roam around.
More than 3 million pets have checked into Airbnb since last November. As of June 2022, internal data revealed that almost 4,000 pets have traveled with their owners on Airbnb in Malaysia. The top ten destinations for pet-friendly travel in Malaysia in Q2 2022 were:
The Airbnb’s General Manager for Southeast Asia, India, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, Amanpreet Singh Bajaj said that when it comes to pet-friendly Airbnb stays, owners are seeking stays with additional space for their furry friends.
He further added:
If you’re an avid pet lover, you’ll know that no holiday is quite complete without taking your family pet along. For your upcoming trip this holiday season, make sure that no one gets left behind – we have something for even the fussiest four-legged family members, including homes with spacious yards and greenspaces which are among the most popular for guests with pets.Amanpreet Singh Bajaj, Airbnb’s General Manager for Southeast Asia, India, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
If you’re a city lover on a weekend getaway, these cozy pet-friendly houses will surely make you feel right at home!
Planning a trip to Malacca? Head on over to Lorong One in the quiet neighborhood of Ujong Pasir, just a 13-minute drive from Jonker Street. With its own indoor garden, this modern industrial-inspired home offers guests plenty of opportunities to unplug and bond with loved ones, pets included!
Address: 372E/372F, Lorong 1, Taman Hilir, Ujong Pasir 75050 Melaka, 75050 Melaka
For more information or to book, kindly visit Lorong One Malacca.
Charming and full of character, Zihsin Homestay located in Pasir Pinji in the heart of Ipoh, offers guests easy access to local attractions and mouth-watering delicacies. The home provides pets with ample space to paw around, either indoors or outdoors.
Address: 57, Jalan Bunga Raya, Taman Mayfair, 31650 Ipoh, Perak
Kindly visit Ipoh Zihsin Homestay for more information.
Perfect for pet-owning vintage lovers, Dream & Wander Homestay, also located in Ipoh, personifies the town’s splendid blend of the old and new. With its 70’s inspired furniture and decor, the home comes equipped with modern amenities and a fenced-in patio for pets to explore off-leash.
Address: 20, Persiaran Sungai Senam, Taman Ipoh, 31400 Ipoh, Perak
For more information, please visit Dream & Wander Homestay @ Ipoh Garden.
Take a break from your busy 9 to 5, and spend quality time with your pet at one of these lovely green spaces.
Sunset Valley Holiday House in Langkawi is atraditional kampung house with breathtaking views of lush paddy fields. Enjoy a barbecue by the poolside or bring your furry friend on a walk around the grounds.
Address: Sunset Valley, Lot 2220, Jalan Makam Mahsuri, 07000 Langkawi, Kedah
To book, kindly visit Sunset Valley Holiday House.
Unwind in your own secluded sanctuary at Warehouse 1, a unique forest retreat in Serendah, Selangor. Bring your pets along as you immerse in the sights and sounds of nature.
Address: Serendah FS, 43300, 48200, Selangor
For more detailed information, kindly visit Warehouse 1 @ Serendah Retreats.
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