We recognize properties that make dogs and their owners feel home away from home. Winners were chosen based on their above-and-beyond dog-friendly amenities and services.
These winners are not ranked, but are listed alphabetically. Also be sure to explore some of our pet friendly inns!
Candlelite Inn Bed & Breakfast, Ludington, MI
Both you and your pooch will love relaxing at this B&B near beautiful beaches and parks. The innkeepers will welcome your pup with his or her own food bowl, water bowl, yummy dog treats, an extra blanket for your bed so your pet can comfortably snuggle, and a doggie towel for toweling off after a fun day outdoors. Your pet will also have his or her own soft fresh bed with washable covers. The innkeepers will also provide you with a long list of Ludington-area pet friendly parks and beaches. One great perk for humans only is the decadent complimentary dessert served each night!
Carmel Country Inn, Carmel, CA
Pets are always welcome at Carmel Country Inn, where there is an endless supply of dog biscuits. Pets are welcome in most nearby shops and some restaurants on leash. Your dog will have his or her photo taken for the inn’s doggie "wall of woof.” There is an outdoor grassy area for dogs to play. Carmel Beach is a short walk from the inn, and it's 100% off-leash and dog-friendly. The innkeepers happily provide guests with a list of local pet-sitters and services.
Decker Creek Bed & Breakfast & Biscuit, Manor, TX
Just 15 miles away from Austin but on a quiet rural road, this B&B was designed to be pet-friendly. The inn provides dog towels, bowls, bed, blankets, and even a pet-friendly shower. They can provide crates if needed. All doggies here will enjoy homemade dog biscuits. Since the inn is located on 50 acres of woods, there is plenty of room for your dog to romp around. Dogs who love to swim will enjoy playing in Decker Creek.
Glynn House Inn, Ashland, NH
Give yourself and your dog a relaxing vacation at Glynn House Inn, an 1896 Victorian home. They have four pet-friendly guest rooms. When you check in, your dog will get a welcome kit with a water bowl, treats, clean-up bags plus comfy beds in various sizes. Pet spa services are available on request, allowing you to truly pamper your pup. There are also nearby pet-friendly hiking trails. The innkeepers love providing guests with information about all of the nearby pet-friendly attractions and businesses.
Homestead at Rehoboth Bed and Breakfast, Rehoboth Beach, DE
This property won the award for "Best Pet Friendly Inn" several years in a row. The farmhouse inn is located just three miles to downtown Rehoboth Beach and is decorated in a warm cottage style that is both pet-friendly and guest-friendly. The property has two acres of grounds where you can throw the ball and play with your furry friend. There are also a fenced pet play/walk area for dogs, pictured left, and a pet shower. The innkeepers will provide you with a list of local pet-friendly restaurants.
Lazy L at Willow Creek, Lewes, DE
Well-behaved dogs are welcomed at this B&B on eight private and secluded acres. The inn has one acre fenced in for off-leash dog play and exercise, pictured left. The property is only five miles from several dog-friendly beaches. There is an outside pet shower to clean off after exploring the beach. Dogs can hang out with their owners by the pool. The innkeepers will also provide you with a list of local dog-friendly beaches and restaurants. They have a large crate available if needed, in addition to doggie towels and sheets.