About Us

Brisbane Pet Motel

Brisbane Pet Motel was certified in 1959 and sits on 2.5 picturesque acres on Sandgate Road in Boondall. This is less than 20 minutes from the Brisbane airport, with easy access to and from the Gateway Motorway heading to the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast and Toowoomba.

Our beautiful property gives our dogs access to real grass, shade and pools to play in through the day. With some of our Kitty Condo’s having views of our property.

While your pets are in our care they will receive professional attention, be entertained by 24 hour music and enjoy spacious and hygienic accommodation. We are very happy to discuss any special requests you may have.

The Owner / Manager are onsite 24 hours a day, and they, along with our dedicated Kennel and Cattery Staff, provide 24 hour security for the pets boarding with us. We also utilise CCTV and monitoring devices throughout the facility.

All of our staff have been in the kennel industry for years and are passionate about their work. Having a small team helps our guests bond with staff and settle in faster especially for those are a worried about new people. 

Meet Our Team


Mariji has been in the animal industry her whole career with Boarding being a particular passion. She is a self confessed dog lover living with Border Collies and Coolies who love to train/compete in dog sports. She is also very passionate about rescue and often fosters dogs/cats.

She has attained her Karen Pryor Academy Dog Trainer Certification, Fear Free Professional Certification, Applied Behaviour Analysis Practitioner Level 1 and has completed her Pet Groomer course with Pet Stylist Academy.


Tony is our front man with great people skills and will be the person who welcomes you into our facility and helps pass on all necessary information to our kennel/cattery staff. 

He lives with a menagerie of animals but is particularly owned by 2 Persian cats. 
















Association of Pet Dog. Boarding and Grooming



Pet Industry Association

Nilson Smith

Nilson Smith


2290 Sandgate Road


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