Category Archives: California Hotels

La Quinta Resort & Club

La Quinta Resort & Club,La Quinta, California
$50 pet fee-donated to SPCA
Rates from $150

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La Quinta Resort & Club— just 19 miles southeast of Palm Springs (the town was named after the resort) is and has been a world class desert recreation resort for the last 84 years, attracting movie stars, avid golfers, harried city dwellers and couples seeking “down time”, to the 45 acre resort nestled amidst fragrant citrus trees, winding paths, towering palms and surrounded by spectacular panoramic views of the Santa Rosa Mountains.

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The Shorebreak Hotel

The Shorebreak Hotel, Huntington Beach, California
no pet fee
no weight restrictions
Rates from $125

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Huntington Beach received the honor of being named the official DogTown 2009,  as a city that “receives dogs with open arms and provides them with the joys of life,” according to Dog Fancy magazine editor Susan Chaney. Continue reading

Loews Hotel, Coronado Bay

Loews Hotel
4000 Coronado Bay, California
$25 pet fee per stay-canines under 22 lbs.
Rates from $175


Loews Loves Pets is the name of the pet amenity package offered by Loews Coronado Bay- situated on a private 15 acre peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and San Diego Bay and 15 miles from downtown San Diego, California. Continue reading

St. Regis Hotel

Dana Point, California
St. Regis Hotel,
 Dana Point, California
$100 pet fee
Rates from $225



Ocean view walking trails, an off-leash dog park,  private patios leading to lush grassy areas, St. Regis monogrammed dog beds, designer “Chewy Vuitton” toy purse, treats and enough adulation and attention to satisfy

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L’Ermitage Beverly Hills

L’Ermitage Beverly Hills, California 90210
Pets under 40 lbs welcome
$150 pet fee
Rooms start at $400
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Phoebe Rose, celebrity pug, had the pleasure of enjoying the pet friendly amenities of the popular boutique hotel L’Ermitage, Beverly Hills as the first stop on her recent summer 2012 road trip from Los Angeles to Austin, Texas.  Continue reading

Maison 140, Beverly Hills, California

Beverly Hills, California
Maison 140 140 South Lasky Drive,
$100 pet fee per stay-canines under 50 lbs.
Rates from $155

Phoebe Rose at Maison 140

Maison 140, a uniquely stylish 43 room boutique hotel (a 1930’s residentail apartment house formerly owned by silent screen star, Lillian Gish) is part of the uber chic Viceroy Hotel Group and is located in an upscale residential neighborhood buy viagra online cheap us just a few blocks from the Rodeo Collection —the glitzy power shopping heart of Beverly Hills. Continue reading

Intercontinental Hotel San Francisco


San Francisco Intercontinental Hotel
San Francisco, CA
Rooms begin at $250
pet fee is $50 pet night
Upscale pet amenities are included.

Welcome truffles from San Francisco Inter-Continental Hotel

Welcome truffles from San Francisco Inter-Continental Hotel


Downtown San Francisco is the location of the ultra modern San Francisco Intercontinental Hotel. The 7th floor is designated for pets and features deluxe rooms and suites with floor to ceiling windows purchase viagra us showcasing city views and easy access to the outside lounge area.  Continue reading

Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco

Sir Francis Drake Hotel
San Francisco, California
any pet welcome (under 200 lbs) and no pet fee
450 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102


There may not be a Heaven, but there is a San Francisco.” – Ashleigh Brilliant

Sir Francis Drake Hotel is one of the myriad of chic and luxurious pet friendly Kimpton hotels. Built in 1928 to accommodate those citizens with a thirst- despite Prohibition restrictions -you can get a tour of the original secret room where the spirits (hidden in suitcases) were stored and delivery to guests was through a labryinth of secret tunnels. The hotel is ultra conveniently located- just one short block from Union Square with nice grassy areas for pooch potty breaks Continue reading

Del Marcos Hotel, Palm Springs, California

Palm Springs Getaway


Del Marcos Hotel
Palm Springs, California
Rates begin at $140 (seasonal changes in price)
Pet fee


Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, but only one block from the main stores and restaurants, we found the Hotel Del Marcos, our second night’s accommodations.  At first sighting, the exterior was somewhat disappointing in comparison to the modern luxe chic of the Hotel Zoso.  But, like a new friend, the more we discovered about this hotel, the greater our appreciation.  Continue reading


Hotel Zoso
Palm Springs, California
maximum 2 pets per room
30 lb weight limit
$75 non-refundable pet fee

View from hotel suite

View from hotel suite

We checked in at the stylishly chic but comfy-casual Hotel Zoso. Hotel Z is conveniently located just one block from the heart of the city.  Recently remodeled under the tasteful and guest centric philosophy and supervision of General Manager, Lesley Carey, Hotel Z features an environmentally calm,  “energized” Zen sensibility with plenty of glass walls and open dining areas in the central courtyard and poolside, which showcase the panoramic grandeur of the San Jacinto Mountains. Continue reading