Wallet- and pet-friendly summer getaways
Few would disagree that summer vacations engender thoughts of pristine beaches, sparkling pools, relaxing spas, and great restaurants for every member of the family except, perhaps, the four-legged. The perfect summer day for Fido or Fluffy would probably include a helping of delicious sandwiches, a relaxing grooming session, and a few hours to search and chew on chew toys before catching some Z’s in a comfortable hotel room. Thanks to pet-friendly packages offered at various pet-friendly hotels in major cities like vibrant New York City, historic New Orleans, and scenic San Francisco, your pet can have an “amazing” experience without forcing it. break the bank. Below are a handful of pet-friendly properties that offer a ton of treats too good for your furry companions to pass up.
1. New York Hotel Pennsylvania: As the host hotel for the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania is no stranger to four-legged guests. Conveniently within walking distance of the Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, Times Square, and the world-famous Broadway Theater District, the hotel offers a special pet-friendly offer that includes a comfortable room for you and your pet, a welcome gift for pets at check-in. -in, and a copy of Fido-Friendly Magazine. There is a limit of two dogs per room, but the hotel does not impose weight restrictions. Although New York is known as “The City That Never Sleeps,” your pet is likely to do the opposite once they set foot in one of the hotel’s quiet rooms.
two. Affinia Chicago: Affinia’s Jet Set Pets program is designed to help pets feel at home. Services offered include grooming, childcare and lodging, walking / caring for local dogs, dog treats, pet beds, pet psychics, and pet taxis. Guests can take home a city-specific chew toy, a can of organic Robbie Dawg treats or homemade canine treats, and a travel-friendly water bowl. Exotic animals or multiple pets are subject to hotel approval, and pets must remain on a leash or in a carrier while in public areas. Guests must confirm the accommodation of their pets with the hotel one week prior to arrival.
3. Hotel Monteleone New Orleans: If your pet is friendly and sociable, he will be in good company at the Monteleone Hotel in New Orleans. Located at the foot of Royal Street in the French Quarter, the historic property features pet-friendly apartments where your pup or feline can mix and play with other visiting pets. The hotel’s Monte Pet Pack includes a mat for your dog to rest comfortably, monogrammed food and water bowls, trash bags, a chew toy, a bag of gourmet treats, and a city brochure. Guests can take these gifts home with them after their stay. If you decide to take your pet for a walk, you are sure to come across several pet-friendly attractions and restaurants that are located just minutes from the hotel. Among them are City Park, The Levy Dog Park, Mickey Markey Playground, Cafe Du Monde, Oak Street Cafe, and La Thai Cuisine.
Four. Ocean Park Resort Myrtle Beach: Certified by the “Pets Can Stay” program, Ocean Park Resort is a pet-friendly facility for small dogs. Accepted year-round, pets must be leashed in all public areas, are not allowed in pool areas, and cannot exceed 20 pounds. Carriers are recommended in case you need to leave your pet (only one allowed per accommodation) unattended in your room. After frolicking with their four-legged friends, kids (under 18s stay free) can take a dip in one of the hotel’s indoor or outdoor pools.
5. The Powell Hotel San Francisco: The Powell Hotel, located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, combines historic charm with luxurious accommodations for you and your pet at no additional charge. Opened in 1908, the hotel evokes feelings of an earlier era with marble floors, ornate 20-foot ceilings, and wrought-iron railings. While you marvel at the hotel’s beautiful features, your pup can enjoy the welcome treats included in the hotel’s pet-friendly package. The property’s central location puts it minutes from Yerba Buena Gardens, a lovely place for an afternoon stroll with your pet, near the Museum of Modern Art and the Moscone Convention Center.
If you long to get away from him all summer, why not wear the furry ones? These pet-friendly hotels are perfect places for your furry friends to stretch their paws while you kick back and relax in front of the TV or watch the kids play in the pool. And with great service and great amenities waiting for travelers, you can be sure that you and your pets will be well cared for.