Luxury Pet Travel: 3 Resorts for You and Your Pet + How to Travel in Style
Traveling with your pet is no longer just for the few. Luxury Pet Travel has exploded over the past several years and is more accessible than ever before.
I searched high and low for three resorts that have amazing accommodations not only for you but for your fur baby as well. From welcome baskets to spa days, you may want to put these destinations on your list of places to travel this summer.
Plus be sure to stick around till the end when I reveal how to travel in style with my top three items in the shop.
3 Resorts for You and Your Pet
#1 Hilton Sedona at Bell Rock, Arizona
This resort is a pet-lovers adventure paradise! Located at the foot of the famous Red Rocks in Sedona, you and your fur baby will experience the mystical nature of this town. The Hilton Sedona at Bell Rock offers pet energy alignment therapy and complimentary pet-sitting services that include dog walking and in-room play time.
Your pet will not go hungry either with the resort's signature restaurant, ShadowRock Tap + Table. It has a special menu for pets that’s available for guests who order on the scenic porch or in-room option. They even have a Yappy Hour, which is a favorite seasonal activity on the restaurant porch featuring specials like the Red Whine and Furry Beer.
In the lobby they have a grab-and-go puppy treat station, and every "pawesome guest" receives a complimentary welcome amenity. It includes a custom pet bandana, a special collar tag, treats, a pet-friendly hiking-trail map as well as other items.
PET PALS PACKAGE Includes:
- Overnight stay in a beautifully appointed guest room or suite
- Breakfast at ShadowRock Tap + Table for all registered guests
- Pets eat free when dining on the Porch with dining adult
- One pet 15-minute spa energy treatment
- Deluxe pet amenity bag
- Maximum of two complimentary pet meals per day.
TIP: Be sure to book the package as well as pet energy treatment in advance.
#2 Inn by the Sea, Maine
This resort is for those sea loving people who want to bring their pet along for the enjoyment. It is located just outside of Portland.
For over 20 years the Inn by the Sea has been a dog-lover’s getaway. They have a special package which includes
- 30-minute in-room doggie massage
- Food bowls
- Beach towels
- Cozy L.L Bean dog blankets
- Handmade treats from the Growlin’ Gourmet at turn down
What’s wonderful about the Inn by the Sea is that there are no pet fees and no weight limits for dogs.
For anyone who has a doggie diva, they have gourmet pet menus, dog walking and doggie daycare available to all furry guests. Dogs are most welcome to join you for meals al fresco on the seaside deck or indulge in a full menu service at the fireplace lounge, which includes a yummy Meat "Roaf."
#3 Best Friends Pet Care a Resort just for Pets at the Walt Disney World Resort
Last but certainly not least, is the Best Friends Pet Care Resort. This one is different from the other two because it is a resort just for pets.
Are you planning on going to Walt Disney World Resort this summer? Well now you can bring your dog or cat with you and put them up at the nearby Best Friends Pet Care Resort.
This is a great option for your fur baby since only service animals are permitted in the theme parks.
Best Friends Pet Care includes:
17,000 square feet of air-conditioned indoor space
10,000 square feet of covered outdoor runs and play areas
A 25,000 square-foot dog park
The staff are highly trained pet care providers, who are all animal lovers, first and foremost.
They also have overnight accommodations for both dogs and cats. From a casual sleepover to a week-long retreat, they have luxurious accommodations that are available to provide your pet with privacy and comfort.
For your Pooch they have:
- VIP Luxury Suites – This 226-square-foot suite package includes 2 potty walks, 2 playgroups, a flat-screen television, webcam, bedtime story and, after a 3-day stay, a bath.
- Vacation Villas – This 72-square-foot suite package includes one potty walk, playgroup, a flat-screen television and a turndown biscuit.
- Indoor/Outdoor Suite – This 32-to-48-square-foot suite package includes one potty walk.
- Indoor Suite – This 36-square-foot suite package includes 2 potty walks.
For your Feline Friends they have:
- 2-Level Condo
- 4-Level Condo
Activities for your Pooch: Playgroup, Playtime, Cuddle Time, Walk & Explore, Bottled Water, Bedtime Story, Ice-Cream Break, Holiday Meal, Premium Bed
Activities for your Feline friend: Playtime, Cookies & Milk, Tuna on a Ritz, Activity Toy, Deluxe Kitty Bed
They also have a grooming salon onsite!
Learn more about Best Friends Pet Care Resort here.
TIP: While the Best Friends Pet Care facility can accommodate up to 300 dogs, cats and small pets, reservations are suggested.
How To Travel In Style
A vacation is not a vacation unless your fur baby is comfortable. Set them up for a relaxing time at any of the places above with my top three travel items here in the shop.
#1 Luxury Carriers
#2 Travel Bowls
#3 Blankets & Throws
You certainly can’t go wrong with Pet Only Resorts either! They allow you to bring your fur baby along on your vacation while giving you the peace of mind that they are being well taken care of.
For more travel tips with your pets, check out our blog post 3 Clever Tips to Make Traveling with Pets a Breeze.
Wishing you a pawfectly amazing vacation this summer for you and your pet!