There are some people who love to do everything with their pets. Nowadays, there are many places including restaurants and shopping centers that have become more pet-friendly, but there are certain spots like spas where pet owners never imagined they could take Fido—until now. Check out 9 of the best pet-friendly spas in the United States.
9 Best Pet-Friendly Spas In The U.S.
Your dog deserves a break as much as you do - why not go to the spa together?
1. Hotel Monaco
Set in Old Town Alexandria, this upscale hotel is a member of the Kimpton Hotel chain, which is known for catering to pets. Upon arrival, guests and their pets are greeted by the hotel’s Director of Pet Relations, who happens to be a 6-year-old Bichon Frise. Pets are provided with luxurious pet beds, food and water bowls, and a free toy courtesy of the hotel. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 5pm, the hotel hosts a Doggie Yappy House where pets can their owners can socialize. There are no size or weight regulations for pets and there is no overnight cost or other associated fees.
Address: 480 King Street, Alexandria, VA
2. Hotel Providence
The only AAA Four Diamond luxury boutique hotel in Providence, this pet-friendly hotel offers bowls and beds for all pets that check in, along with a home-made treat. They also offer a special package known as “Inn the Doghouse”, which includes massage, pet sitting, grooming, and walking services. The hotel also has a doggie lounge stocked with treats and toys where your pet can go and relax and socialize.
Address: 139 Mathewson Street, Providence, RI
3. The Boulders Resort
If your dog has a big appetite, he or she certainly won’t be disappointed at this resort near Scottsdale, Arizona. The hotel makes homemade pet food for their special room service menu with dishes like eggs, grilled salmon and rice, as well as their on-site Bakery Café that bakes treats for pets. They also offer pet photography so you can capture special memories. The resort accommodates dogs 75 pounds and under.
Address: 34631 N. Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ
4. Napa River Inn
Escape to the relaxing wine country with your pet at this historic property that has been open since 1901 in downtown Napa. In addition to accommodating pets in rooms, they also offer special services at their spa. While you receive your treatment, your pet will be taken on a walk, given a massage, and enjoy a special cookie treat. The inn also has a special Tattle Tails service, where pet owners have the chance to connect with their pet through some one-on-one time.
Address: 500 Main Street, Napa, CA
5. St. Regis Aspen Resort
Only a six-minute walk from downtown Aspen, this resort allows pet owners to bring their furry companions along during their ski trip, While you hit the slopes, your pet will relax in an embroidered dog bed in your room and be treated to food and water bowls, a bag of treats, as well as a butler service that offers dog walking while owners are out and about.
Address: 315 E Dean Street, Aspen, CO
6. The Oxford Hotel
Built in 1891, this five-story hotel is a minute away from Denver Union Station and located in the downtown LoDo District of Colorado. They offer a great pet-friendly hotel package for $55 per pet with a limit of two pets. The package includes a personal pet bed, two travel dog bowls (one to keep), organic house made dog treats, and a map of dog walking trails and parks in the area. Additional amenities include dog walking and grooming services, loaner leashes and collars, as well as pet massages.
Address: 1600 17th Street, Denver, CO
7. Inn by the Sea
One of the first pet-friendly beach resorts in Maine, this seaside escape offers in-room spa services, amenities and pampering for both pet owners and their pets. Accommodations are complimentary for pets and include water bowls, beach towels, blankets and signature treats at turndown, as well as in-room spa services, pet massages, gourmet menus, dog walking and doggie day care. One of their signature highlights is their special K-9 ice cream. The Inn also provides an up-to-date list of all nearby walking trails, pet-friendly beaches, and parks where you can have fun with your pet.
Address: 40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME
8. SeaCrest Oceanfront Hotel
Make your pet feel like a celebrity at this waterfront hotel in Pismo Beach that includes a five-acre lawn with direct beach access for pets. All pet guests are treated to soft beds, food and water bowls, gourmet treats and toys, and the hotel’s unique paparazzi service, where a photographer will snap some candid shots of pets while they play on the beach.
Address: 2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
9. Las Ventanas al Paraiso, A Rosewood Resort
This last one isn’t in the United States but was definitely worth a mention. Located in Los Cabos, Mexico, this luxury resort spa is pet-friendly and goes above and beyond for your four-legged friends. The resort offers special menus and massages to pamper pets, and offers portable pet cabanas for use in all suites, at the beach or by the pool. Their “Canine Delights” menu features special dishes for pets that are served in metallic bowls with gemstones, with bone-shaped placemats for dogs and kitty-design placemats for cats. There are also qualified pet sitters available for when you want to leave the hotel, and “dog butlers” will walk pets along the beach or in the flowering countryside at your designated times upon request, give special dog massages, and take them to “doga” classes.
Address: Carretera Transpeninsular Km 19.5, Cabo Real, 23400 San Jose del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
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This article was written by Kamala Kirk.