Pack a bag for your four legged family member, because it’s time for Paws at Spas. A manicure and pedicure for you, and a dog or cat treat for your friend, is waiting for you at these pet friendly hotels and resorts. Some will even give your pet a massage of its own!
It’s always wise to call ahead and inquire about specific pet policies and amenities. While many pet friendly hotels and resorts embrace your pet with special services, from dog treats to walking services, from bedding to a pet food menus, others permit your pets but only under certain circumstances (which could include keeping the animal crated in your guestroom). Still others welcome pets but only of a specific size or weight.
One universal rule — most hotels have limited rooms designated as pet friendly in order to keep cleaning and maintenance to a minimum. This can mean those pet-friendly rooms are in higher demand than others and sell quickly. Book early!
Situated on 2,000 acres, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, located in the Laurel Highlands of Southwestern Pennsylvania, features 318 luxurious guestrooms, suites, townhomes and private homes, including the Falling Rock boutique hotel, a recipient of the Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond awards. There are several pet-friendly options, and in fact, the resort has PET SPA — a state-of-the-art grooming salon, outside exercise areas and more.
The SalamanderResort is a LEED Certified resort with fine dining, spa and wellness services, equestrian programs, culinary classes and programs for couples, families, and groups. Pet-friendly accommodations are available, and in-room dog amenities include a comfy bed, food and water bowls, organic treats, a special toy and waste bags.
Hotel Valley Ho is amid-century modern clasically designed hotel with a retro cool ambiance. Enhancements include VH Spa for workouts overlooking the pool or relaxing treatments. Pets are always welcome and love the provided food + water bowl, doggie treats, a “Pet In Room” door hanger, cleanup bags, grass areas, and amenities courtesy of MANKINDdog
One of Arkansas’s premier lakeside spa resorts, Mountain Harbor offers a variety of pet friendly lodging with lake views and luxury, ranging from rustic Arkansas lake cabins to cozy condos. The full service spa offers guests a broad array of spa treatments, including massages, facials, body treatments, crystal energy work, spa pedicures and manicures and more.
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe is a beautiful lake front resort which abundant nearby trials, meadows and hikes your dog will love. The resort welcomes pets in its designated Pet Friendly rooms (there are 4). These rooms are conveniently located on the first floor to permit pet owners the easiest access in and out of the building. Dog on Vacation signs are provided. When these high-demand rooms are filled, the concierge assists guests in arranging for pet boarding at nearby facilities.
At the Pines Resort at Bass Lake, just 14 miles from Yosemite National Park, you can bring your furry loved one along for the adventure. This Yosemite Resort is the ideal playground for children, adults and dogs. Enjoy numerous hiking trails, great fishing, camping and watersports. After a long day of family fun, return to the lodge for spa services or a cocktail at the poolside bar.
Gaia Hotel and Spa near Redding and Mount Shasta is an award-winning eco-friendly boutique spa hotel near Mount Shasta. It has an ideal setting near the river and is close to major outdoor Adventure Getaways. Bring your furry companion and receive a pet toy and treats.
Cranwell Resort Spa and Golf Club is a premier resort in the Berkshires of New England. Guests of Cranwell enjoy one of the largest spas in the Northeast, elegant and refined pet-friendly accommodations, fine and casual dining, recreational and fitness programs. Abundant nature trails and open spaces are perfect for guests traveling with pets.
Enjoy a romantic weekend get-a-way, a fun family vacation, an exciting girl’s retreat with spa treatments, and a fine meal at the award-winning steak and seafood restaurant at the Lake Opachee Inn & Spa. If you’re traveling with your furry best friend, two dog friendly rooms provide clean comfortable lodging for the whole family.
Since it first welcomed guests in 1911, the Hotel Galvez and Spa has enjoyed a spectacular beachfront setting on the Gulf of Mexico in Galveston. The hotel is home to a full service day spa and hair salon, heated saline pool, fine dining, and has luxury pet-friendly accommodations.
With commanding views of the Texas Hill Country from the shores of Lake Travis, Lakeway Resort and Spa captures the elegance of a charming destination with luxury lake recreation. The resort features 175 guest rooms, including spacious 2- and 3-bedroom condominiums perfect for families and groups, and pet friendly options.
Few places on earth match the beauty and tranquility of the red rocks surrounding St. George, Utah. At Red Mountain Resort you’ll find a vast selection of healthy living activities, dining, spa, and recreational services. The resort features special deluxe accommodations for guests traveling with pets, as well as a 55-acre scenic backyard and nearby Snow Canyon Park that offers bountiful space for four-legged friends to play in. In addition, pets are pampered with organic treats, food, and water dishes upon arrival.
Enjoy the perfect family vacation at this pet-friendly hotel in Washington, DC. As the most sophisticated pet-friendly hotel in the nation’s capital, Park Hyatt Washington pampers your pet with Paws at the Park amenities, including a doggie welcome letter, Identification tag with the hotel’s name & telephone number, “Dog on Vacation” door hanger, dog bed and bowl, dog biscuits, and a list of recommended dog day care facilities, veterinary clinics, and nearby grooming services.
InterContinental Toronto Centre is a retreat for executives, spa enthusiasts and vacationing guests. This stunning hotel in Downtown Toronto offers spacious and contemporary pet-friendly accommodations, enhanced by a full service AVEDA Concept Spa, fitness center, indoor saline pool, event space with modern technology, and local favorite fine dining
Structure House offers healthy weight loss vacations from 7 days (1 week) to 28 days (4 weeks). Each participant resides in a private, pet-friendly apartment located directly on campus. In addition, weekly housekeeping services are provided, and the program also offers you the opportunity to bring along a spouse, friend, or family member.