Places to stay and eat while your pet receives care at AURA
Many clients who come to AURA with their pet may have travelled a long distance for their appointment. You may choose to stay overnight to help break the journey, or even want to stay locally during this part of your pets treatment journey.
We have complied a list of local places to stay and eat while in the area. If you have travelled with another dog, or want to get out to enjoy the beautiful Surrey Hills, there are a number of accessible dog walks within close proximity to the practice.
Places to stay: Dog friendly
The Stag on the River
Lower Eashing Lane, Eashing, Surrey GU7 2QG
A charming riverside pub and B&B in the pretty village of Eashing, with seven beautiful guest rooms. Dogs are welcome to stay. Located less than 1 mile from our practice. An overnight dog supplement applies (book direct as not all rooms accommodate dogs).
Stagontherivereashing.co.uk | 01483 421568
Hedge Farm Guest House
Thursley, Godalming, Surrey GU8 6QJ
A lovely guest house with vaulted ceilings and oak beams, set amongst 17 acres on an equestrian farm in the pretty village of Thursley. One large bedroom with an open plan kitchen and living area, a private gym and a large open garden. Located 6 miles from our practice.
The Talbot Inn
High Street, Ripley, Woking, Surrey GU23 6BB
Thetalbotripley.com | 01483 225188
The Merry Harriers
Hambledon Road, Hambledon, Surrey GU8 4DR
Merryharriers.com | 01428 682883
Barnett Hill Hotel
Blackheath Lane, Wonersh, Guildford, Surrey GU5 0RF
Alexanderhotels.co.uk/barnett-hill/ 01483 893361
Lower Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2PD
Harper’s Steakhouse has 16 comfortable rooms, a steakhouse, bar and open-air terrace. Located 9 miles from our practice.
Harpers-haslemere.co.uk | 01428 776560
The Hay Barn and The Hay Loft
Grayswood Road, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2DJ
A beautiful one-bedroom converted barn in private gated grounds with self-catering facilities, a log burner and secure ‘dog-proof’ courtyard. Located 7 miles from our practice. View here
This host also has a second one-bedroom property called The Hay Loft, which although isn’t able to accommodate dogs, may be suitable for clients whose animal is staying with us overnight.
Booking is also available directly through the host Hannah.Hebburn@gmail.com.
Places to stay: No dogs overnight
Holiday Inn Guildford
Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XZ
A welcoming hotel with a health club. Dine at the hotel’s restaurant, which features elegant oak-panelled walls and a terrace, or try local ales at the lounge bar. Get energised in the Spirit Health Club’s gym or indoor pool, and after a busy day unwind in the sauna or steam room before retiring to an inviting room with a pillow menu and smart TV.
Located 5 minutes from AURA.
Holiday Inn Guildford | 0371 9429036
The Inn on the Lake
Ockford Road, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1RH
A stylish pub situated in the heart of Godalming with a restaurant, bar and hotel accommodation. Located 1 mile from our practice. Dogs are welcome in the bar.
Theinnonthelake.co.uk | 01483 419997
Places to eat or grab a coffee
Closer to AURA
Hub on the Park café Located on Surrey Research Park. Monday-Friday 8am – 2:30pm
Pitchside Coffee Located in the Surrey Sports Park. Open 7 days, 8am – 8pm
Harris + Hoole Located inside Tesco Superstore. Monday-Friday 7am – 5pm
10-15 mins drive from AURA
Brasil Vegano Cafe 26 Madrid Rd, Guildford GU2 7NU. Monday-Friday 9am – 4pm
Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village cafe Down Ln, Guildford GU3 1DQ. Monday-Friday 10:30am – 5pm
Manor Farm Tea Room Wood Lane, Farnham GU10 1HR Open 7 days, 10am – 4pm
The White Hart – White Hart Lane, Wood Street Village, Guildford, GU3 3DZ. Open 7 days, 11:00 – 22.30
The Snooty Fox 3-5 Kings Road, Shalford, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 8JU. Monday to Friday 7-3:30pm
Guildford Town Center
We would recommend parking at York Road Car Park as it’s one of the most central car parks to the town – York Road, Guildford, GU1 4DS
Places to walk
Broadstreet common Accessible directly from the carpark at AURA. Can be muddy in places.
Puttenham Common (15 mins drive from AURA)
National Trust – Winkworth Arboretum (20 mins drive from AURA)
National Trust – Witley and Milford Commons (17mins drive from AURA)
St Catherine’s Lock (13 mins drive from AURA, park at Park and Ride, Artington)
Newlands Corner (20 mins drive from AURA)
Riverside Nature reserve (15 mins drive from AURA)
Pewley Down (15mins drive from AURA)