Online Booking

Existing clients, the email login is the address we currently send booking confirmations to.
We take deposits for all peak time bookings. These can be paid securely online directly from our booking confirmations. Online booking can't guarantee availability of a particular pen.
Prefer to call? We're on 01270 811314 (office hours)

Availability Guide

Cattery - Vacancies

Standard Kennels - Vacancies

Large Rooms - Vacancies


Updated 6th April 2020

Daily Boarding Fees from 1st January 2020


Large Rooms

All breeds 1 dog £21.00, 2 dogs sharing £33.00, 3 sharing £42.00
Our largest kennels can accommodate up to 4 small / medium or 3 large dogs sharing.

Standard Kennels 

All breeds 1 dog £17.00, 2 dogs sharing £27.00, 3 sharing £35.00

Day Boarding

Arrival from 8am, Collection before 6pm
Standard Kennel £13.00
Large Room £17.00


Extra Services

Sunday PM Collection between 3 - 4pm. Pre-booked only - £10
Collection from home and drop off - by quotation, from £8 one way.
Extra 1on1, walks, playtime - £6 per 20 minutes
Bathing - from £10
Grooming and Clipping from £30
We need 10 - 14 days notice for clipping bookings.


1 Cat £11.00  
2 Cats sharing £17.00    
3 Cats sharing £21.00
4 cats sharing £25.00

Family cat pens are subject to a 3 cat minimum occupancy charge.



Fees are charged from the day of arrival through to and including the day of departure. The last day's charge is discounted if collection is made by 9:30am. We accept payment by cash and most debit/credit cards. We do not accept cheques.
Boarding fees over £300 require 50% payment at check in with the balance due on collection.
Price includes feed, daily exercise, boarding insurance, heating and VAT. It doesn't include kind words, tickles behind the ears and cuddles - they are freely given.
Stays over Christmas Day & Boxing Day incur a single £20 additional charge per kennel and £15 per cat pen. 
The agreed boarding period is for the dates detailed on the booking. The greater of £50 or 20% deposit will be required for a peak time booking.
Deposit refund policy. Cancellation more than 30 days ahead: deposit refunded or transferred to another booking (£5 admin fee for refunds). 14 - 30 days ahead: deposit transferable to another booking. Less than 14 days before booking: deposit non-refundable.
All animals must be fully vaccinated and have their boosters up to date including a kennel cough vaccination for dogs.

Full terms of boarding and privacy policy can be viewed here and on the back of our boarding check in form.

Santosha Boarding Kennels & Cattery, Longhill Lane, Hankelow, Crewe CW3 0JQ Tel 01270 811314
Licenced by Cheshire East Council. Adam, David & Susan Crossley Licence No CE/BE33/311220
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