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Best Places to Stay for National Dog Month: 6 More Excellent Options

by Kimberly Inlander

Aug 16, 2022

© Courtesy of The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village


August is National Dog Month. Our two-part round-up will highlight some of the best travel providers welcoming dogs on family travel.


Crowne Plaza HY36

Nearby Penn Station and many other New York City attractions, Crowne Plaza HY36 lets you leave the pet crates at home, providing easy-to-wear carriers for guests traveling with pets upon request at the front desk.



© Courtesy of The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village

The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village

This resort’s Pet Chauffeur is perfect for soon-to-be-wed couples. The chauffeur will take care of dogs who play a key role in resort weddings.


InterContinental New York Barclay

Introduce your pup to Bowie, the hotel’s resident dog, while taking advantage of The Bark-lay package, offering waived pet fees, welcome amenities and playdates with Bowie.



© Beverly Hills Conventions & Visitors Bureau


Beverly Hills

Two Beverly Hills hotels will help pamper your pet: Beverly Wilshire and Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills. And two areas businesses also create pup-friendly treats: Mr. Speck’s Playhouse and Sprinkles.



© Aqua-Aston Hospitality

ADERO Scottsdale

This month, the Dog Star constellation will be in view from ADERO Scottsdale. Bring your pup along to Arizona and take in the dog-friendly resort and stargazing opportunities.


The Foundry Hotel

On Aug. 26, National Dog Day, The Foundry Hotel’s Pup-arazzi Adventure offer officially opens for booking. Mark your calendars!


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Discover the Heart of San Antonio at Pullman Market

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