Have you ever wondered, that pets too deserve vacations and the much-needed ‘get-aways’ like us humans? If not, its high time you took along your beloved four-legged on a fun and playful holiday! To make this job an easy-breezy affair for you, we are here with a list of the top-most luxury hotels that are specially built by keeping in mind the needs of our fury friends. A stay at the below-listed properties assures an exhilarating and relaxing time not just for your pet, but for you as well. Read on to know more on what ‘perfect pet holidays’ are made of:
9) Ashford Castle – Cong, Ireland:
For $50 per pet per night, the historic Ashford Castle in Cong is just what your pet needs to revel in right now. From providing treats, toys, dog-walking and dog-sitting services to luxury pet bed, cushions, duvets, floor mats and more, the property promises your four-legged more than just a good time! Owners too can enjoy the laid-back life with facilities such as a nine-hole golf course, a falconry school and an equestrian center, all while brimming in the glory of your pet pooch!
8) Kimpton Canary Hotel – Santa Barbara, California:
For no extra pet charges, The Kimpton Canary Hotel is a steel when it comes to vacationing with your pooches! Apart from the taste of the eclectic Spanish and Moroccan influence, the hotel is a desirable option due its proximity to walking trails, beach boardwalks and area parks. Moreover, you can also opt for a special turndown service for your pet or choose to treat him to a grooming session at the Kimpton Canary.
7) Le Meurice – Paris, France:
Luxury for pets never got any better than this! Apart from welcoming humans in style, the Le Meurice, Paris has its gates open for pets since 1900’s. The hotel provides a complimentary pet basket for dogs and cats, which includes a carpet with the pet’s name embroidered on it, along with some paw-licking food options for them. The lucky fur-boy or girl can also get to enjoy a walk at the Tuileries Garden next door, on special request. All this lux for no extra pet-charge!
6) The Devonshire Arms Hotel – Skipton, North Yorkshire, England:
With perfectly set footpaths and walking trails, the exotic Devonshire Arms Hotel becomes a preferred pet spot as it is. And to pleasantly add to this, the hotel provides exclusive pet-services such as a pet blanket, bowls, and treats galore, all to keep your pooch griming like never before! For $40 per dog per night, you can also go for extra wellies, raincoats, and umbrellas as well as an on-site dog wash, in case your pet stumbles upon some much-deserved adventure!
5) The Plaza New York – New York:
For keeping in mind pet needs and catering to them on point, The Plaza New York is one of the best places for pet-stays. The hotel has what is called as a ‘Canine Companion Package’, which is basically a stay card for pooches that comes with a welcome basket and some exotic chew toys and more, all for a price of $250. The hotel is further located right across the Central Park, making it an even better choice for your pet and his leisure walks!
4) Las Ventanas Al Paraíso – San José del Cabo, Mexico:
The Las Ventanas Al Paraíso in Mexico wins instant brownie points for being situated at the beach! And while your pet will be content with a just a heartful play-session on the sand, the hotel provides a range of other facilities to pamper him! From special pet menus, spa services, “Dog butlers” as well as portable pet cabanas, the hotel has a stock of tricks to keep your pooch hopping and happy (for a starting charge of $60 per pet per night)! The property also allows you to celebrate your dog’s birthday in style with a special canine party that can be arranged on request.
3) The Little Nell – Aspen, Colorado:
Probably the mountains call dogs too, but we weren’t listening till now! The Little Nell in Colorado is a perfect destination to provide your pet pooch with some adventure on heights. The hotel pampers your fur-ball with a gourmet menu of chicken, local beef or salmon, all served with carrots, brown rice and scrambled eggs in a dog-friendly bowl. Once satiated with all the delish food, pets can set off on a mountain trail with a Puppy Jet Lag Kit to adjust to the altitude, just in case! Pet luxuries at the Little Nell will cost you $125 fee plus $25 per night.
2) XV, Beacon – Boston, Massachusetts:
If you want to treat your dog to some well-deserved luxuries and also do your bit for the animal kingdom, check in with your fur-ball at the XV, Beacon! The hotel charges you a $25 fee, all of which is donated to charitable pet organizations in your dog’s name. Apart from contributing to a good cause, a fee than minimal allows your pet to enjoy canopy beds, homemade dog biscuits, and exclusive turndown services! Trust us, you won’t get a better deal than this one!
1) Bardessono – Yountville, California:
Situated in the picturesque Napa Valley, Bardessono is divine doggie heaven! The hotel provides standard pet-facilities such as pet bowls, pet beds and a special welcome amenity at check-in. Additionally, the pet-friendly property caters to pet-demands through its specialized food options. Its in-house restaurant, Lucy is known for exclusive doggie items like the dry-aged sirloin with barley, and ahi tuna with bloomed quinoa, each of which promise to keep your pooch satiated with a happy tummy! A pet-stay at the Bardessono comes with a $150 cleaning fee per pet.
[Via – AndrewHarper]