With the festive season fast approaching and as we get ready to bid farewell to another amazing year, now’s the perfect time to start planning your next getaway with loved ones – fur babies 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 travelled with their owners on Airbnb in Malaysia.
If you’re a city lover on a weekend getaway, these cosy pet-friendly houses will make you feel right at home!
Lorong One Melaka
Lorong One is an industrial-style homestay located in the quiet Ujong Pasir neighbourhood of Melaka. It features an indoor garden and offers a cosy atmosphere where guests can relax and socialise.
The homestay has 1387 square feet of space and includes 2 en-suite rooms, 4 rooms with shared bathrooms, and 2 fully equipped kitchens. It also provides internet access and a spacious parking lot.
Please note that the homestay consists of two houses attached side by side with an adjoining door in between. If guests want to reserve both houses for their stay, this door will only be opened upon request. Otherwise, the door will be closed to provide privacy for guests.
Ipoh zihsin Homestay
Ipoh zihsin Homestay is a nice and affordable accommodation located in Pasir Pinji, which is in the heart of Ipoh and easily accessible to attractions and famous local food.
The 5-bedroom house comes with 3 queen-size beds, 2 king-size beds, and 5 additional mattresses. Each bedroom has its own private bathroom.
The homestay is equipped with amenities such as water heaters, hair dryers, air conditioners, microwave ovens, closets, and wine refrigerators. It also has free indoor and outdoor private parking available.
Dream & Wander Homestay @ Ipoh Garden
Dream & Wander Homestay is conveniently located in Ipoh Garden and is within a 10-15 minute drive of various parts of Ipoh and popular attractions such as the old town, new town, cave temples, Lost World of Tambun, and Ipoh Parade.
The homestay has a charming vintage vibe with modern facilities and is a great representation of the blend of old and new in Ipoh. The rooms are comfortable and feature luxury bedding to ensure a memorable stay.
The homestay was originally built in 1970 and has kept its original green mosaic tiles, separating the space into two living quarters. One is a dining space with an old-timer’s Kopitiam table and the other is a beautiful space with string and rattan chairs, and posters on the wall from the 1960s to 1970s.
Sunset Valley – Gate House
The Sunset Valley – Gate House is a comfortable accommodation option for two guests, with a separate bedroom, bathroom with a hot shower, and a lounge room/kitchen.
The accommodation has a private patio on one side and is fully equipped with appliances such as a refrigerator, and 2 stove burners, as well as cutlery, crockery, bath and beach towels, and bed linen.
While air conditioning is available for an additional charge, it is rarely needed due to the ceiling fans installed in the bedroom and lounge room, which provide excellent cooling air circulation. Bamboo screens outside the main windows of the kitchen, lounge, and bedroom provide shade from the afternoon sun and add privacy.
warehouse 1 – Sekeping Serendah
Sekeping Serendah is a unique and eco-friendly accommodation option that is designed to blend in with the natural surroundings.
It is surrounded by lush greenery and is located near several natural attractions, including waterfalls, hiking trails, and a lake.
The retreat offers a range of accommodation options, including guesthouses, treehouses, and tents, all of which are designed to provide a comfortable and immersive nature experience.
Each unit is equipped with basic amenities such as a bed, mosquito net, and a fan, and some units have additional amenities such as a private bathroom and outdoor shower.
In addition to its accommodation options, Sekeping Serendah also offers a range of activities and facilities for guests to enjoy, such as BBQ facilities, a library, and a yoga deck. It is a great destination for those looking for a nature-based getaway in a peaceful and serene setting.