Can I Bring My Dog to Graduate Hotels?

Posted by Erin Ballinger

Graduate Hotels Pet Policy

Pets are welcome at more than 30 Graduate Hotels locations in the United States and the United Kingdom. The standard pet policy welcomes two pets up to 100 lbs for an additional fee of $35 per night. However, fees and weight restrictions may differ from property to property. Check rates and get the most up-to-date pet policies at all Graduate Hotels locations on BringFido’s website or mobile app.

Everything You Need to Know Before You Bring Fido

In addition to providing top-flight accommodations for pet parents, Graduate Hotels also delivers first-rate treatment for furry friends. More than 30 hotels across its portfolio extend a special welcome to four-legged guests with on-site pet relief areas with waste stations, and many provide tasty dog treats. BringFido maintains up-to-date policies on all of the brand’s dog-friendly locations.

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Ready to Make Graduate Hotels Your Home Away From Home?

Ranked #6 in BringFido’s List of Top Pet-Friendly Hotel Chains in 2022, Graduate Hotels allow four-legged guests at more than 30 dog-friendly hotels spread across its portfolio. The standard pet policy welcomes two pets up to 100 lbs for an additional fee of $35 per night. However, fees and weight restrictions do vary by property. Most locations feature on-site pet relief areas, and many offer dog treats.

Graduate Hotels is a collection of pet-friendly boutique hotels located in college towns across the United States and the United Kingdom. Each of the more than 30 locations is brimming with local collegiate culture and local charm. Launched in 2014, the brand also welcomes guests with comfortable beds and Malin + Goetz amenities. Graduate Hotels ensure all two- and four-legged guests receive the best accommodations and perks at all properties across its portfolio.

Although Graduate Hotels fees and weight restrictions vary by location, BringFido makes it easy to find and book the one that suits your needs. You can browse our site or mobile app to search pet-friendly Graduate Hotels properties around the world that will accommodate you and your furry companions. And we do all the legwork for you. Our Canine Concierge team contacts the hotel to confirm the assignment of a pet-friendly room and can even help with any exceptions or special requests that you may have (like asking the manager to waive a weight limit or accept other animals in addition to dogs).

Remember that when you book with BringFido, you enjoy the benefit of our Pet Friendly Guarantee, and you’ll never pay a booking fee. When you're ready to make a reservation, save time and book online or call us at 877-411-3436 to speak to one of our friendly agents. Either way, our service is free.

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Above and Beyond

Some Graduate Hotels properties take special pride in the welcome they give their four-legged guests. Among the most pet-friendly Graduate Hotels locations in the world are:

Say hello to the Graduate with welcome amenities for pets. Photo by BringFido/Rebecca

Graduate Columbus

Fido will be greeted with treats at check-in at Graduate Columbus, located in the heart of the Short North and just 10 minutes from the Ohio State campus. Start your morning at the lobby-level café, Poindexter Coffee, or head around the corner for dinner with your dog at Short North Pint House. Get some exercise during your stay with complimentary bike rentals, or enjoy a stationary ride on one of the Peloton bikes inside the fitness center. The hotel has a grassy pet relief area onsite and a park nearby. Graduate Columbus welcomes dogs of any size for an additional fee of $35 per night.

When you leave, you might have to wash the tar off Fido’s paws. Photo by BringFido/Emily

Graduate Chapel Hill

Just a short walk from the University of North Carolina campus, Graduate Chapel Hill mixes classic style with campus spirit. Your pup will be spoiled with dog treats and a green pet relief area where he can do his business. You can grab a bite and a brew at the hotel’s Trophy Room restaurant, work up a sweat in the gym, and speed through town on two wheels using the complimentary bikes. Malin + Goetz amenities, complimentary WiFi, and RightWater canned water are other noteworthy features. Graduate Chapel Hill welcomes pets of any size for an additional fee of $35 per night.

Woo pig sooie! Photo by BringFido/Michael

Graduate Fayetteville

Right in the heart of downtown, Graduate Fayetteville is the “pawfect” spot for your next pet-friendly Arkansas getaway. Your dog will get treats at check-in and have access to a cozy pet relief area. During your stay, relax by the indoor/outdoor pool, get in a workout in the fitness center, and tour Razorback Country on the hotel’s complimentary bikes. Graduate Fayetteville welcomes dogs up to 40 lbs for an additional fee of $35 per night.

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