Paw-some Offers from Dog-friendly Hotels for National Dog Month in August

Paw-some Offers from Dog-friendly Hotels for National Dog Month in August

With National Dog Month coming up in August, we share these doggone good offers from Kimpton hotels and restaurants throughout the country.  From luxurious bathrobes for humans and furry friends to Prosecco and puppies, these packages are made for the lux traveler and their pet companions.

  • Kimpton Cardinal Hotel & The Katharine Brasserie “Ruffin It” Package & Weekly Yappy Hour (Winston-Salem, NC)
    In addition to having dog beer and ice cream available year-round, The Kimpton Cardinal Hotel will offer a “Ruffin It” package and host a weekly Yappy Hour on the patio of their onsite restaurant The Katharine Brasserie every Tuesday now through September starting at 4 p.m. Guests who book this package will enjoy:
    • Overnight accommodations in a spacious suite
    • Luxurious bathrobes for humans and their furry friend (as an added treat pups can take the bathrobes home with them!)
    • Delicious charcuterie and beer/wine for human and dog guests
    • A $50 WAG! Credit
    • Pop Art Portrait commissioned by a local artist
    • Wine tasting at the dog-friendly Westbend Winery and Brewery
    • Credit for a Ford Mustang convertible rental to cruise around town with your pet
  • Kimpton Alton "The Foggy Dog" Package (San Francisco, CA)
    Pups and pup parents traveling to San Francisco can enjoy a luxurious stay and give back to a great cause with the Kimpton Alton’s “The Foggy Dog” package inclusive of:
    • Overnight accommodations in a pet-friendly room outfitted with a plush dog bed and dog bowl (on loan) and doggy bags
    • Welcome puppy treats
    • Doggie bandana from the local boutique, The Foggy Dog
    • $25 credit for the dog walking service, WAG!
    • 20% of proceeds donated to the SFSPCA
  • Kimpton Hotel Monaco DC and George Hotel's "Top Dog" Package (Washington DC)
    For presidential pet service in the nation’s capital, look no further than the Kimpton Hotel Monaco DC and George Hotel's "Top Dog" package, featuring:
    • A stay in a spacious Essential King Room
    • Welcome cocktails on the Dirty Habit patio with your prized pup
    • Welcome dog treat from Doggy Style, a local DC pet bakery
    • Dog Bed and water bowls placed in room prior to arrival
    • Premium trial membership for one month with WAG! for dog services
    • 10% Kimpton Discount at Camp Bow Wow to treat your furry friend to a spa day and doggy daycare/overnight boarding.
  • Kimpton Hotel Monaco Denver “Puppies + Prosecco” (Denver, CO) 
    Kimpton Hotel Monaco Denver is bringing back the “Puppies + Prosecco” package in time for National Dog Day weekend. Guests can enjoy puppy kisses while sipping prosecco and nibbling on Italian cicchettis from Panzano. Better yet, guests will feel good knowing that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Lifeline Puppy Rescue, a local no-kill rescue for young puppies throughout the Rocky Mountain Region. This year they’re offering two options:
    • Luxury Suite: includes 30 minutes of puppy playtime, Prosecco, Italian cicchettis and a $150 F+B credit to Panzano
    • Executive Suite: includes 20 minutes of puppy playtime, Prosecco and Italian cicchettis
  • Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia "Bark Package" (Philadelphia, PA)
    Explore The City of Brotherly Love with your fur baby when you book the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia’s Bark Package that includes:
    • $25 donation to the National Historic Trust
    • Self-guided tour of Old City
    • Doggie Bags
    • Exclusive dog bandana
    • Pet care kit
    • 10% off pet walking through WAG!

Ocean House and its sister property Weekapaug Inn | Rhode Island

New England's premier luxury hospitality group, Ocean House Collection, home to the triple-5-Forbes star Ocean House and its sister property Weekapaug Inn, has upped the ante for its guests traveling with pets.

The recently introduced Pooch Pet Program at Ocean House and Weekapaug Inn includes:

  •  Pet welcome amenities including treats and a toy
  •  In-room dog bowls and use of Annie Selke designer dog beds
  •  A concierge to arrange with pet sitting services upon request
  • Swim time in the ocean before 8am year-round. Expanded hours are available October through April
  • A curated list of local scenic dog walks

Additional New Program Developments:

  • Well-mannered dogs 50 pounds and under are welcome at Ocean House; and well-mannered dogs 70 pounds and under are welcome at Weekapaug Inn.
  • Up to two dogs per room are allowed, as long as the maximum pound limit is not exceeded.
  • A $195 (non-refundable) pet fee is applicable for each stay. A portion of the pet fee goes to Stand Up for Animals, a local non-profit organization dedicated to helping underserved animals.

For Added Pup Pampering (additional fees apply):

  • Dog sitters and walkers are available 24/7 with advance reservations and arrangements, perfect for when pet moms and dads want to have a relaxing dinner.
  • In-room dog dining menu
  •  At Weekapaug Inn, private naturalist walks are available for humans and four legged friend(s)

Northrop & Johnson, the super yacht broker offers top yacht experiences…Fido included

Spoiled pups need only ask their “paw”-rents for a luxury yacht charter to soak up the great outdoors in the lap of luxury. Northrop & Johnson, the super yacht broker and luxury chart service sails throughout the French Riviera, Virgin Islands, Alaska, Thailand, New England, Amalfi Coast, Ionian Islands and more, specializing in custom, over the top yacht experiences…Fido included (**yacht dependent).

Over-the-top amenities available to pups include: 

  • Skip the kibble with all natural meals created by the world’s top private chefs
  • Specialty dog amenities like Fido-friendly grass for when nature calls on the open sea
  • Plush, custom dog beds
  • Nautical accessories fit for a yacht dog like custom bandana, doggie bowl, etc.
San Ysidro Ranch | Santa Barbara, CA 

Tucked against the foothills of the Santa Ynez Mountains, San Ysidro Ranch is a 550-acre haven with blooming gardens and access to 17 miles of hiking trails. Each of the 38 intimate bungalow-style cottages is pet friendly and offers backyard gardens with outdoor rain showers and oversized sunken spas, perfect for the whole family. Most importantly, the Ranch ensures four-legged family members receive the same 5-star service as the humans. The property just unveiled a new Pampered Pets Program. The extensive new gourmet pet menu includes peanut butter and bacon pancakes, farm-raised Scottish salmon filet with sweet potato and rice, puppuccinos, pupsicles and more. In addition, tails will be wagging for welcome amenities such as a plush dog bed, a Ty beanie dog toy, branded dog bowls, house-made dog cookies and more.

Smyth Tribeca | Manhattan, New York

For a city getaway with a dog, look no further than Smyth Tribeca. Understated and chic, Smyth’s well-appointed guest rooms and spacious suites serve as a modern home base from which to explore the city with a pup. Centrally located on the corner of West Broadway and Chambers Street, the neighborhood hotel is nestled in the heart of TriBeCa, where exciting shops and cultural riches are tucked along cobblestone streets. The hotel offers special amenities from Zee.Dog to make every pup’s stay more comfortable including bowls, beds and toys. Be sure to stop at the concierge desk for recommendations on nearby destinations for people and pooches to enjoy together.

Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto | Loreto, Mexico 

It’s surprisingly easy to travel to Mexico with a pet, and Loreto, Mexico is the perfect destination for a relaxing, crowd-free getaway. This largely undiscovered, peaceful retreat is located on the eastern coast of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula and is best known for its secluded, unspoiled setting on the Loreto Bay National Marine Park, A UNESCO World Heritage. The resort is home to the award-winning Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto; four restaurants; five pools; 39,000 square-foot Sabila Spa; and the exceptional TPC Danzante Bay, boasting some of the most striking holes in golf. In addition to tropical gardens and pristine pools, the resort’s grounds include pet play areas where dogs can run freely and meet other four-legged friends. The pet-friendly resort provides beds, bowls and toys in-room and offers everything from a special gourmet pet menu with items such as Garfield’s favorite lasagna and Hello Kitty treats, to a pet spa with dog and cat massages.

The Hollywood Roosevelt | Los Angeles, CA

The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel is synonymous with Hollywood history and stands as a landmark attraction and popular destination for locals and tourists from around the world. Dogs are treated like stars at the hotel, which sits above the iconic Walk of Fame in Hollywood. For a one-time fee of $75, furry friends up to 80 pounds can enjoy special treats and clean-up bags, and chic dog bowls and beds are available upon request.  Starting Rate: $299/night

The Seabird Resort | Oceanside, CA

Commonly referred to as O'Side by locals, Oceanside is known as the last original, quintessential surf town in San Diego, making it the ultimate destination for guests to hang ten with their furry friends! From grabbing doggie donuts at Parlor Doughnuts to running around dog-friendly North Beach, there is plenty to love about Oceanside, whether you have 2 legs or 4! The Seabird Resort welcomes pups with open arms, treats, branded bandanas, and pet bowls, allowing up to two well-behaved pets per room for a $200 set fee. Starting rate: $299/night

The Virginian Lodge | Jackson, WY

Situated in the charming town of Jackson, home to some of the most epic skiing in North America, The Virginian Lodge is the ideal basecamp to access the world-class outdoor recreation in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Park. The Virginian Lodge is happy to host four-legged friends for just $50 per night, allowing up to two dogs per room, making it possible for furry friends to join in on the adventure! The cozy retro retreat makes pups feel right at home by providing dog beds and allowing them to tag along throughout guests’ stays, whether it be joining in campfire songs in the lodge’s iconic courtyard or hiking along local Exum guide, Christian, who leads a different hike every week. Starting rate: $199/night.

ONE11 Hotel has changed the hotel scene in New Orleans with its debut as the French Quarters’ first new hotel in over fifty years. ONE11 Hotel is a chic, 8-story, 83-room boutique hotel located in New Orleans’ historic Sugar District Waterfront. Evoking the nostalgia of an era bygone, it is located in what was once the heart of the New Orleans sugar processing industry. The modern property is also the purfect setting for a pet-friendly escape, as furry friends of all sizes are allowed with no weight restrictions. With a $100 non-refundable fee, four-legged friends receive a complimentary bed and bowls for use during their stay, a ONE11 dog tag, and a copy of Pup & Purr Magazine, a New Orleans publication offering insight into local pet-friendly activities, restaurants and more. 

Fairmont Mayakoba has the best Petcation planned for you and your pup, just in time for National Dog Month and National Dog Day on August 26th! They have you and your best furiend covered so that you won’t have to leave them behind. The AAA Five Diamond luxury resort nestled in the heart of Riviera Maya, has the ultimate Petcation offer for guests and their pets. The resort is located within a private, luxury community and surrounded by lush mangrove forests and tropical jungles, so you and your pet can explore this tropical paradise intersected by water canals, ideal for keeping cool. It is truly an incredible, nature-inspired destination, pawfect for you and your pet to relax while enjoying the many amenities this property has to offer. Enjoy a breakfast for two as a customizable breakfast and dog food combo is available in this petcation package. The amenities for your best friend continue with a Fairmont dog bed, bandana and of course, endless dog toys!

Mountain Shadows Resort Scottsdale | Paradise Valley, AZ

Celebrate National Dog Day on Friday, Aug. 26 at Mountain Shadows Resort Scottsdale where pups are treated as part of the family. The resort is serving up a special treat, the ‘Watermelon Puptito’, which features a delightful combination of watermelon juice and fresh mint. Your four-legged friend can enjoy this treat on the Hearth ’61 patio or in their guestroom. The mint will be blended with the watermelon prior to serving, for easy sipping.

Hotel Valley Ho | Scottsdale, AZ

ZuZu at Hotel Valley Ho is serving up a special treat just for dogs on National Dog Day. On Friday, Aug. 26, pups will love the “Paw Stopper” Shake, which is inspired by the restaurant’s famous “Show Stopper” Shake. The shake features house-made whipped cream topped with luscious liver biscuits, and will be available on the restaurant patio ($5).

Paw-Fect Escape Package at Thompson Washington D.C. | Washington D.C.

Situated on D.C.’s scenic riverfront, outdoor parks such as the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail and The Yards Park are all mere steps from the hotel, inviting travelers checking in with man’s best friend to walk around and explore at ease. Book the Paw-Fect Escape package and enjoy overnight accommodations with pet-friendly welcome amenities and programming such as homemade treats and swag for the ulti-mutt trendy dog — including bandanas, toothbrushes, leashes and more. Reopened June 2022, Rooftop at The Thompson allows you and your pup to chill and sip with views - offering pupachinos at request. Lastly, let the concierge team organize 15% off Daycare at District Dogs Navy Yard, less than 1 10-minute walk away, the perfect place for the traveler’s best fur friend.

Bobby Hotel | Nashville, TN

At Bobby Hotel, both humans and furry companions can expect an edgy-yet-polished vibe in the cool Printers Alley neighborhood. Check in for a warm and sloppy welcome kiss from Hairy, the hotel’s dog-in-resident, who will live at Bobby for the next year and be trained to become a service or therapy dog, where he will then be given a forever home with someone in need. Hairy’s residency marks the start of a new ongoing resident dog ambassador program in partnership with the Nashville Humane Association that continues to help people in need of a service dog each year. The property welcomes pets of any size with dog treats available in the mini bar area and pet meals offered on the room service menu. Occasionally, Hairy will ring the bell at the Front Desk, but it’ll cost you… in treats and belly-rubs.

LORO | Austin, Dallas, Houston, TX

This Asian smokehouse and bar, by James Beard Award winners Chef Tyson Cole and Aaron Franklin of Franklin Barbecue, is not just for humans this National Dog Day. Treat your “Gourmet Doggo” at Loro Dallas with freshly baked specialty dog biscuits by Pawstin Bakery for your precious pooch big or small, made with peanut butter, bananas and Loro beef tallow - all among ample patio seating and the best vibes for your furry friends.

Kona Kai Resort & Spa | San Diego, CA

With its newly-launched Noble Paws Program, Kona Kai Resort & Spa has reimagined the experience for traveling pets - with enough pampering to make humans jealous! Program highlights include the 25-minute Furry Flex muscle stretch massage from its pet-massage certified therapists, Pooch Provisions Plates, a menu just for dogs featuring whole foods such as the Pawnut Butter Crunch, peanut butter and carrot sticks, along with a luxurious dog bed, food and water bowls for the duration of their stay. Pet parents can also purchase Nobel Paws branded amenities, toys and merchandise to take the memories home. To boot, Kona Kai Resort & Spa has partnered with the San Diego Humane Society to donate 10% of all pet-related proceeds to pamper pups in need.

Royal Palms Resort and Spa | Scottsdale, AZ

With pet friendly travel more popular than ever, Scottsdale's iconic Royal Palms Resort and Spa recently launched its Royal Paws program, an elevated pet program for paw-rents looking to give their four-legged friends the ultimate luxury hotel experience. The program features a dedicated (and delicious!) pet menu with bites like the "Chew-dité” and the "Rebarkable Burger” in addition to a collection of plush branded beds, bowls and tennis balls for use during the stay. Royal Palms’ concierge will also provide a map of the best pet-friendly spots on property to play and explore in addition to a resources list with nearby pet shops, veterinarians and more. On National Dog Day, Royal Palms is hosting its first ever Puppy Pool Party & Yappy Hour to celebrate pups and paw-rents!

L’Auberge Del Mar | Del Mar, CA

This luxury resort is a dream for dogs and guests alike. L’Auberge Del Mar’s “Pooch Program'' welcomes any and all pups to the property. Year-round, pups receive branded bandanas upon arrival along with fun dog hangers for people to hang on their door, L’Auberge bowls, and toys at check in. From dog-sitting to grooming, L’Auberge is happy to extend its high-class hospitality to any four-legged friend. To boot, L’Auberge Del Mar is just a short drive away from the Del Mar dog beach, a favorite amongst locals and visitors alike.

San Diego Mission Bay Resort | San Diego, CA 

With special pet-friendly programming like Dog Days at the Bay and a Yappy Hour set with delicious treats, San Diego Mission Bay is a pooch paradise set alongside beautiful Mission Bay. Upon arrival, pets can see their names on the furry friends board in the lobby and then head out to one of the many local dog beaches nearby where dogs and their owners can enjoy a day splashing in the sun.

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa | La Jolla, CA

A resort that values dogs almost as much as their owners - Estancia La Jolla offers treats, comfort and fun for all. Specially crafted dog menus for all meals, including scrambled eggs + bacon for breakfast and grilled chicken or steak tartare for dinner, organic snacks to munch on and cozy in-room beds make for the most luxurious stay. Estancia is also conveniently located a short drive to Del Mar North Beach, where dogs can roam free and prance in the SoCal waves. From play to pamper, you can rest assured knowing your pooch will be treated like royalty.

Hotel Milo | Santa Barbara, CA

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara, an Independent Collection® Hotels & Resorts property,  is proud to be among the pet-friendly hotels in Santa Barbara. This beachfront property is happy to serve as a playground for your pup, and concierge offers complimentary baggies and doggie treats on arrival. Downtown Santa Barbara is a beautiful strip of shops, restaurants and bars, many of which are happy to accommodate any furry friends. Additionally, Butterfly Beach, Shoreline Park and Arroyo Burro Beach are local dog beaches that are in close proximity to the hotel.

Hotel Nia | Palo Alto, CA

The most pet-friendly hotel in Palo Alto, Hotel Nia, an Independent Collection® Hotels & Resorts property, offers a large selection of pooch perks and privileges for pets to enjoy their stay, care-free. This Independent Collection property is more than happy to extend a dog bed, food and water bowls and welcome treats to all four-legged guests. In addition to the property’s luxury Menlo Park pup accommodations, Menlo Park Gateway itself features abundant green space for dogs to run, exercise and enjoy the California sunshine. A favorite, easy walk from Hotel Nia is Bedwell Bayfront Park on the San Francisco Bay where guests can enjoy paved trails for hiking, biking, birding and dog-walking along the waterfront.

Sanctuary Beach Resort | Monterey Bay, CA 

The Sanctuary Beach Resort, an Independent Collection® Hotels & Resorts property, is the only pet-friendly hotel in the Monterey Bay area located on the beach, and its animal-loving staff is dedicated to making every single guest—pampered pets included—feel at home during their stay along California’s beautiful Central Coast. Pup (and their owners) can explore the natural surroundings and go for morning walks on the beach directly outside of the 60 spacious cottage guestrooms or suites—all of which have plenty of room to sprawl out and unwind.

Noelle | Nashville, TN

Noelle understands that pets are a part of the family, so they extend its top-tier hospitality to furry friends of all sizes. Noelle’s pet friendly amenities include a luxe dog bed fit for a K9 king, a complimentary in-room water bowl and artisanal CBD treats to make guests pet’s stay as warm and welcoming as possible. Music City loves its pups, so guests can find dog-friendly restaurants up and down the city center, as well as visit one of the many dog parks in Nashville.

Capitol Hill Hotel | Washington D.C.

Capitol Hill Hotel, an Independent Collection® Hotels & Resorts property, is proud to be a premier pet friendly hotel in Washington D.C. As a part of its on-going Hounds on the Hill program, pups can enjoy treats, complimentary dog bowls, luxe embroidered dog beds, and baggies to ensure all pups have an amazing experience at Capitol.

The St. Gregory Hotel | Washington D.C.

During their stay, all St. Gregory pups can enjoy a wide array of pet amenities, including gourmet Doggie treats from local partner Doggy Style Bakery Boutique and Pet Spa, personalized dog bowls, comfy embroidered dog beds and baggies. Dogs can also dine with you on our own patio at St. Greg Kitchen & Bar where you can sip a glass of prosecco with your pooch by your side.

Aliz Hotel Times Square | New York, NY

Bring your pup to experience all of the NYC action at this centrally located property, Aliz Hotel Times Square, an Independent Collection Hotels & Resorts® property. This luxury hotel is within walking distance of some of New York City’s most well-known cultural attractions for you and your pup to experience including Hudson Yards, the Theater District, Bryant Park and the High Line.

W New York – Times Square | New York, NY

This unique luxury resort draws in all kinds of guests – humans and furry friends alike. Pet-friendly accommodations around property and programs like P.A.W. - Pets Are Welcome and the “Dog Days of Summer” package provide the proper pampering for any pooch. Pets will receive toys, treats, clean-up bags and a specialized W Hotels pet tag! City life is the new doggy paradise as dogs are free to sniff and prance around the streets of NY, then return to the room for some much-needed R&R where your pooch can rest and rejuvenate in their custom pet bed.

NU Hotel Brooklyn | Brooklyn, NY

NU Hotel, an Independent Collection Hotel & Resort®, is proud to be one of the best pet-friendly hotels Brooklyn has to offer, especially  in a borough that is all about pets! NU will accommodate your four-legged friends with treats, bowls, dog beds and baggies. Don’t forget to ask the front desk about all the wonderful Brooklyn landmarks and parks where you can walk and strut your pooch.

Hotel 48Lex | New York, NY

Give your pups their own New Yorker moment at Hotel 48LEX, an Independent Collection Hotels & Resorts® property. This pet-friendly hotel in Midtown Manhattan ensures that your four-legged friends will receive the same outstanding service that you do. From upmarket grooming to outdoor parks to dog-friendly restaurants, there are endless opportunities for dog-lovers and their pets to enjoy in the city. Upon arrival, dogs are given a bowl, a cushy dog bed, and even a custom tag with the hotel’s address will be ready for your stay.

The Whitney Hotel | Boston, MA

The Whitney Hotel, a boutique property located in Boston’s Beacon Hill neighborhood, is an urban sanctuary for all the best four-legged friends. Through its Whitney Wags program, the hotel has partnered with leading local artisans who specialize in creating special experiences, products and treats for pets. From gourmet treats to insanely plush dog beds, pets at the Whitney are treated to a bespoke Beacon Hill stay that caters to their every need.

The Boxer Boston | Boston, MA

The Boxer Boston loves to welcome in guests and four-legged friends alike. The Boxer is happy to extend pup-focused amenities to guests like complimentary doggie treats at the front desk, personalized dog bowls, and luxe embroidered dog beds.

The Envoy Hotel | Boston, MA

Boston loves its dogs, and The Envoy Hotel is no exception. Treat your pets to a luxurious retreat at the Envoy Hotel where pups receive top tier pet amenities like complimentary dog bowls, beds, baggies, and, of course, toys and treats. The Envoy Hotel concierge team is happy to give guests directions to dog friendly parks, restaurants and shopping centers nearby.

Hôtel Barrière Le Carl Gustaf, Saint Barth

the five-star property Hôtel Barrière Le Carl Gustaf just launched a new Hotel for Dog Lovers package so guests can enjoy paradise with their pups which is perfect for International Dog Day on August 26th and all year. Amid tropical elegance that creates an atmosphere of leisure, restoration and relaxation, Le Carl Gustaf is the perfect place for animal lovers to bring their four-legged companions. Upon arrival, pooches will receive a VIP reception with a personalized bowl in the name of the pup, a bandana with the hotel’s colors and access to a doggie bar in their room and at the renowned Fouquet’s restaurant, created by 3-star Michelin Chef Pierre Gagnaire, which has made the journey from Paris. After a day of frolicking in the Caribbean sun and playing with their new splush toys, four-legged companions can have a luxurious night’s rest on a cushion and snuggle up in a blanket provided by the hotel. Visitors and their pooch can also explore the lively port with its tranquil alleyways and the natural sea pools of Grand Fond and Petit-Cul de Sac using a guide of restaurants and places that accept dogs on the island provided by the property. At Le Carl Gustaf, they take the stress out of traveling with a pup by offering daily dog walking, sitters, grooming and a room service menu by Fouquet’s catered to four-legged friends with meat, fish, and vegan dishes for an additional fee. The package will be available year-round with a starting price of $71.29 per night per pup.