Pet cafés have been trending for a couple of years now, and it’s no wonder – the idea of snuggling up with a cup of coffee and a cute furry friend is simply irresistible, especially for animal lovers who cannot keep a pet of their own. We’ve narrowed down the list of pet cafés around Southeast Asia to the ones you just have to visit, so be sure to add them to your itinerary the next time you find yourself in one of these neighbouring cities.TrueLove at Neverland – Bangkok, Thailand Source: Instagram
This is the only place where you can roll around with seventeen grown up Siberian Huskies, and even a cute Shih Tzu. These Huskies have warm personalities and cute expressions that will make your heart melt for sure. A two-hour session will cost THB350 (approx. SGD14).
TrueLove: 153 Soi Ari Samphan 2, Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Opening Hours: 12pm – 4pm (Tuesday – Sunday), Closed on Mondays
Cat cafés are one of the most popular pet cafés around, and Singapore’s first ever cat café has a notable variety of adopted cats that are sure to bring a smile to your face. A three-hour session at Neko no Niwa costs $24, and you’ll have plenty of time to mingle with these friendly felines.
Neko No Niwa: 54A Boat Quay (Level 2), Singapore 049843
Opening Hours: 11am – 10pm (Monday, Wednesday – Friday), 10am – 10pm (Saturday and Sunday), Closed on Tuesdays.
If you have an adventurous streak, then head on over to BaBo Coffee for a chance to dine with some reptilian friends. This unique café is crawling with critters ranging from iguanas and lizards, to snakes and frogs. Sip on your coffee while observing these interesting creatures in their tanks; who knows, you could even make a new scaly friend!
BaBo Coffee: 93/18 Phạm Văn Hai, Phường 3, Tân Bình, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Tel: +84 93 306 93 99
Opening Hours: 6am – 10pm daily
Hop over to this café for a chance to play with some of the cutest bunnies! This little house is entirely bunny-themed, from bunny latte art and cookies to the furniture. Unlike many pet cafés, the playpen is separated from the dining area to ensure the safety of these gentle creatures.
Lucky Bunny Cafe Restaurant: 84/5 Moo10 Soi Wat U-mong Road, Suthep, Muang, Chiangmai 50200
Tel: 085 195 5465
Opening Hours: 10.30am – 6pm (Friday – Wednesday), Closed on Thursdays
You’ve probably never come across an alpaca in Singapore, so grab this opportunity by its furry ears and pay a visit to Alpaca View in Bangkok for a chance to dine and strut around with these adorable animals. This café is not just home to alpacas, but horses, ducks, bunnies and cats as well.
Alpaca View Farm and Cusine: 111 Soi Lat Phrao Wang Hin 71, Lat Phrao Wang Hin Rd., Bangkok 10230, Thailand
Tel: +66 81 776 9855
Opening Hours: 5pm – 12am daily