In honor of #NationalDogDay, we’ve rounded up the best pet-friendly hotels around the world so that the family pup can join the next family vacation. These hotels go above and beyond to give your pets a stay that’s every bit as luxurious as yours! From dog beds and treats to spa treatments and dog-friendly suites, your dog will never want to miss a family vacation again!
Hotel 50 Bowery
New York, NY
Hotel 50 Bowery is a pet-friendly NYC urban oasis right in the heart of Chinatown! Their property team is dog-crazy, and welcomes guests and their pets with open arms. Dogs stay free at the property, but Hotel 50 Bowery encourages guests to advise before arrival so they can have a dog bed and bowl ready upon arrival. Hotel 50 Bowery loves to photographs the dogs that stay on property and frequently post them to Instagram, and guests are encouraged to stop by the concierge who will share their favorite nearby pet-friendly parks and restaurants.
The Woodlands Resort
Pet parents and their four-legged friends can make the most out of their stay at The Woodlands Resort with the Pampered Pup Package, which includes Deluxe accommodations, dog toys and treats upon arrival, a special dog bed, and a $10 donation to the Montgomery Country Animal Shelter on the guests’ behalf. An ultimate indulgence for traveling canine companions, the resort has also introduced new menus that feature lip-lickin’ fresh and tasty Doggie Meals – created with quality ingredients by Executive Chef David Morris. Every Friday night from 4:00PM – 8:00PM at the award-winning Robard’s Steakhouse, furry friends and travelers alike can sit back in the Texas sun and enjoy “Yappy Hour” – humans can sip on bespoke garden-to-glass cocktails and pups can sink their teeth into delectable dishes such as Farm Raised Hormone Free Turkey Breast, Ground Angus Beef and Hormone-Free Oven Baked Chicken Breast, Grass-fed Ground Beef, and All-Natural Chicken and Vegetable Chili. For those who don’t want to leave the room, The Woodlands also offers Chef Morris’s Lou Dog’s Bistro menu for an in-room indulgence, including the same Yappy Hour entrees served in ½ -pound sealed bags, as well as house-made Gourmet Treats, including dog biscuits in flavors that include sweet potato, cheddar cheesy, chicken, and apple, peanut butter, & oats.
XV Beacon, Boston’s chicest boutique hotel, goes all out for canines and their human companions with a pet guest program. Upon arrival, dogs are greeted with a “Paws on Arrival” list of the nearby pet-friendly establishments and walking routes, including an off-leash dog area in Boston Common. All dogs receive a personalized plate of peanut butter treats complete with a special welcome note. Pampered pooches can also dine on healthy, hotel-made dog biscuits, luxuriate on a plush dog bed in their room, and receive “turndown” service of bottled water. There’s even a roof deck for furry friends to play on. 100% of the suggested $25 pet fee is donated to the various animal charities throughout Boston. Dog sitting, walking, and grooming can also be arranged prior to arrival.
Litchfield Park, AZ
The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Arizona invites guests to bring their pets along for a uniquely Southwestern experience. The historic resort, celebrating the centennial anniversary of the Organization House in 2018, is just as warm and hospitable to pets as their human counterparts, offering in-room mini teepees that provide them with a private and cozy space of their own. In addition, the resort has its very own on-property furry friend, Archie Von Wigwam and welcomes pets to join Archie on the new pet-friendly patio at Red’s Bar & Grill overlooking the elegant, arched palms and rolling greens of the historic Gold and Blue golf courses.
DUKES LONDON, centrally located in a courtyard of St. James Mayfair, invites guests to bring their canine companions along for a quintessentially British stay in one of its Dog-Friendly Rooms. The recently refreshed boutique hotel offers several pet-friendly perks to ensure both guests and their furry friends are well taken care of. The dedicated concierge team is on call to offer their favorite recommendations such as nearby Royal Parks to enjoy a stroll with pups, as well as provide local maps and suggested routes. Dog walking and dog sitting services can be arranged with 24-hours’ notice so that guests can opt to explore London with or without their pets. Other available puppy perks include a luxurious dog bed, doggy clean-up bags, dog grooming services, two gourmet meals per day, mineral water, a turndown treat, and veterinary services and personal shopping on request. As a token of a memorable stay, the hotel also provides a DUKESY Dog soft toy.
Country Club Lima Hotel
The recently refurbished Country Club Lima Hotel invites guests to bring their pooch along for a Peruvian getaway in the heart of the lively city of Lima. Guests can book one of the all-new dog-friendly suites complete with a spacious terrace where pups can play in the fresh air. Upon arrival, guests can purchase a “pet kit” filled with pet-friendly amenities such as a dog bed, plate for water and food, chew toys, waste bags, and towels.