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10 Hotels to Celebrate National Dog Day with Outrageous Pet-Menities

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August 26th we celebrate National Dog Day, so what better way to show Fido you love him than a five-star pooch-inspired getaway? Together with our friends at Orbitz, we've come up with ten of the most Outrageous Pet-Menities that hotels in the US and Mexico. 

Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley 

Canines can enjoy a free bacon hunt. While the pet parents enjoy a stroll through the estate vineyard, dogs are busy sniffing out smoked bacon strategically placed along the way. Let the concierge know 24-hours in advance if you want to take part.

Hilton Chicago, Chicago IL 

Through the hotels “Fur Mama” program, guests can order a “Bone Appetite Doggy Bag” with foods for your furry friend, perfect for a picnic in nearby dog-fiendly Grant Park. The hotel will also provide a list of restaurants in the area where your pooch is also welcome to dine-in.

The Pines Lodge, Beaver Creek CO


Capture footage from your furry friend’s POV on your next hike. At this hotel, you can borrow a GoPro attached to a dog harness so you can commemorate your dog’s hike. There’s also Polaroid camera to take a picture of your dog signing their furry friend guestbook with, of course, a paw print.

Las Ventanas al Paraiso, Los Cabos, Mexico 

Pups get their own personalized beachfront cabana to stay cool on the beach while pet parents bask in the sun. But first-class service for your pet doesn’t stop there. A Pet Butler can walk your dog on the beach, take them on a doggy desert path, bring them made-to-order meals and even lead “doga” classes.

Hotel Van Zandt, Austin, TX 


 “Yappy hour”, the hotel’s daily pet-friendly cocktail hour, welcomes fur (or feather or scale) babies of all kinds. Rabbits, canines, cockatoos and even kangaroos – all are welcome, and hotel hosts provide a range of treats for the pets, beer and wine for their people.

Crowne Plaza HY36, NYC


Keep your dog warm and stylish on the streets of New York with this hotel’s “Coats for Canines” program.

SoHo Grand, NYC


Pets are welcomed at no additional charge and perks include organic treats from Bocce’s Bakery plus bedding, food, water bowls and doggy bags.

Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego, CA 

Yappy Hour,” a Sabbath day meetup where canines are given complimentary Evian water and yappatizers, while their humans sip dog-inspired cocktails.

Virgin Hotel, Chicago, IL 

Book a pet-specific guestroom guarded over by porcelain watchdogs, and snag a doggie bandana featuring the Virgin logo and all the requisite necessities like food and water dishes, and a cozy dog bed. In close proximity to Grant Park which contains Grant Bark Park and its 18,000 square feet of off-leash dog areas.

Kimpton Hotel Born, Denver, CO

Perhaps the pet-friendliest collection of lodgings in the US, the Kimpton Hotel family embraces all furry friends including cats, reptiles, rabbits, birds and more—at no additional charge. The list of perks are pretty great including the welcoming of pets by name, pet beds, food, water bowls and mats, a concierge-created list of nearby pet-friendly establishments and poop bags.

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