It’s pretty ruff to leave your furry family members at home when you go away but luckily, BIG4 has you covered! Check out the best range of dog-friendly caravan parks Adelaide and South Australia have to offer, located among the underrated landscapes of the state. Plus, our parks also come equipped with various pet-friendly amenities for an enjoyable and comfortable stay. Can’t wait to make some pawsome memories with your four-legged friend? Explore our pet-friendly caravan parks in South Australia.
Browse our pet-friendly parks below.
COPY: When you think of a trip to South Australia, it’s often the magnificent wine regions like the Barossa Valley that spring to mind. BIG4 Barossa Tourist Park is located right in the heart of the action, with easy access to the best wineries the region has to offer, plus other foodie favourites like the Barossa Farmers Market. The pet-friendly caravan and camping sites, plus ample green space onsite mean that your favourite furry friend doesn’t have to miss out on all the fun either.
If you want to be in the heart of the Fleurieu Peninsula, BIG4 Mount Compass is a must-stay. The tranquil bush setting is only five minutes from the town of Mount Compass and the large grass sites are perfect for your pup, as well as being abundant with native wildlife. Trust us, you’ll have a ball!
The classic South Australian combo of wineries and gorgeous beaches is easily accessible from Normanville. Just over an hour from Adelaide, you and the whole family can book a range of pet-friendly cabins, caravan and camping sites and enjoy the range of walking trails along the nearby Bungala River and coast.
BIG4 Cape Jervis is fun for the whole family! With farm animals and daily feeding, the kids will love it. But don’t worry — your furry family members won’t be left out, thanks to the range of unique pet-friendly accommodation available to book, in keeping with the farm theme. From Shearer’s Quarters, cottages, and homesteads, to caravan and camping sites and more.
Only 10 minutes from McLaren Vale wine region, yet right on the coast, there is plenty to keep both wine and nature-lovers entertained in Port Willunga. Take your dog along to one of the many pet-friendly cellar doors or for a run on the sand (or both) before spending the evening relaxing in one of BIG4 Port Willunga’s pet-friendly cabins, caravan and camping sites.
Located on South Australia’s highly underrated coastline you’ll find BIG4 Breeze Holiday Parks - Port Elliot, giving you access to some of Horseshoe Bay’s best beaches. Take your four-legged friend for a coastal walk, swim or even enjoy a spot of whale watching, before heading back to stay at one of the pet-friendly cabins, villas, units, caravan or camping sites.
BIG4 Breeze - Mannum has worked hard to rebuild after the Murray River floods in early 2023 and the pet-friendly riverview villas, cabins and caravan and camping sites are now available to book again. You and your pooch can explore the classic country town and make the most of the watersports on offer or simply relax and enjoy the view!
If you’re looking for a dog-friendly caravan park only an hour from Adelaide, BIG4 The Bend - Tailem Bend is the perfect spot. The range of pet-friendly caravan and camping sites have the pawfect set-up for the whole family, not to mention the onsite mini golf course, outdoor pool and adventure playground.
Ready to make the most of mighty Murray? Pop your pup into a canoe and head off down the river or catch the evening’s dinner from the banks. BIG4 Loxton Riverfront is a great place to rest your weary paws, with pet-friendly cabins, camping and caravan sites (with views of the river!) to enjoy.
If you want to explore some of South Australia’s most stunning beaches on the Yorke Peninsula, it’s hard to go past Port Hughes. The BIG4 Breeze Holiday Parks - Port Hughes has a range of pet-friendly units and cabins (some even have ocean views!) as well as pet-friendly caravan and camping sites. So, pack your pooch and let’s go!
The pet-friendly cabins and powered camping sites at BIG4 Naracoorte are the perfect gateway to exploring South Australia’s iconic Limestone Coast. Take your furry friend to one of the many of the dog-friendly cellar doors in the nearby Coonawarra wine region or leave them at the park and check out the famous Naracoorte Caves National Park.
Perched above the famous Blue Lake on the Limestone Coast you’ll find BIG4 Blue Lake - Mount Gambier. Providing that you pop your pooch on a lead, they can join you for the 3.6km stroll around the azure waters before spending the night at one of the powered pet-friendly caravan and camping sites.
Coober Pedy might be one of the most unique places in Australia — at least 60% of the town’s population live underground to escape the heat AND it’s the opal mining capital of the world. BIG4 Stuart Range Outback Resort - Coober Pedy is the perfect base to explore this unusual place — and even family members of the fluffy variety are welcome. The saltwater pool at the park will keep you cool and the pet-friendly caravan and camping sites are the perfect place to kick back at night.
The spectacular Eyre Peninsula is the gateway to the iconic Nullabor and Port Lincoln where you can swim with sharks or sea lions. But if you prefer to play with land-based mammals, BIG4 Ceduna’s pet-friendly camping and caravan sites are the pawfect solution. Ceduna Beach is only 500m from the park and is a great spot for your dog to stretch all four legs.
Many of our dog-friendly caravan parks in South Australia have little special touches to make your pooch feel pampered. Some parks have dog washes, leash-free areas, and easy access to pet-friendly facilities. Check the specific Park Facilities and Accommodation Options of the park you’re looking at to find out more.
While each park will have its own set of rules for pets (which you can read on the park’s individual page before booking) BIG4 have a set of Terms and Conditions for Travelling with Pets, which you should check out right here too.
Most parks require you to bring your own dog bedding and avoid letting your furry friend on the furniture provided. Aside from keeping things clean, this little slice of home will hopefully mean they (and everyone in the vicinity) have a good night’s sleep!
To ensure the safety, comfort, and wellbeing of all our guests, BIG4 has a standard set of terms and conditions for guests travelling with pets. Find out more.