New Pet-Friendly Hotels: May 2022

Posted by Scott Tunstall

May brings six hotels that are welcoming furry guests for the first time. From the busy streets of Southwest Texas to the sleepy shores of Lake Superior, Fido can rest his paws at these newly pet-friendly accommodations across America this month.

The Plaza Hotel Pioneer Park

El Paso, TX
A satisfied customer. Photo by @plazahotelelpaso

Fido will find a heapin’ helpin’ of Texas-sized hospitality at The Plaza Hotel Pioneer Park in downtown El Paso. Plush doggy beds, water bowls, and stylish bandanas are provided for canine guests. Bright, modern rooms feature hardwood-style flooring, cozy sitting areas, mini bars, and marble-clad bathrooms. Work out in the state-of-the-art fitness center, dine in the elegant lobby restaurant, and sip a sunset drink in the relaxing rooftop lounge.

Enjoy authentic Tex-Mex dishes at 501 Bar & Bistro, located within walking distance of the hotel. Leashed pups are permitted on the outdoor patio.

The Plaza Hotel Pioneer Park accepts two dogs up to 50 lbs for an additional fee of $75 per stay.

Glendale Express Hotel

Glendale, CA
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Furry celebs looking to escape the “puparazzi” can seek shelter at the newly renovated Glendale Express Hotel in the heart of Los Angeles. Comfy rooms come equipped with separate seating areas, work desks, private balconies/patios, and complimentary WiFi. Guests can park on the property, go for a soothing swim in the outdoor pool, and order a delicious snack or dinner from the room service menu.

Feast on tasty burgers and fries in a retro setting at The Oinkster, a pet-friendly diner and local institution just down the road from the hotel. Leashed pups are welcome on the spacious outdoor patio.

Glendale Express Hotel accepts one dog up to 50 lbs for an additional fee of $75 (for stays of 1 to 5 nights) and $150 (for longer stays).

The Kimpton Goodland Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

Fort Lauderdale, FL
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Located one block from the beach, The Kimpton Goodland Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach provides ideal accommodations for four-legged visitors working on their summer tan. Contemporary rooms and suites adorned with pleasant coastal tones are outfitted with hardwood-style flooring, work desks, Smart TV, mini refrigerators, and free bottled water. Stay in shape at the 24/7 on-site gym, take a dip in one of two swimming pools, and dine on delicious South Florida cuisine in the hotel restaurant.

Rent a kayak from nearby Park and Ocean for fun on the water with Fido. Seaworthy pups are allowed to set sail for a trip around the lake.

The Kimpton Goodland Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach welcomes two pets of any size for no additional fee.

SCP Redmond Hotel

Redmond, OR
Portrait of a four-legged couch potato. Photo by @scpredmond

With its eco-friendly focus and minimalist style, the SCP Redmond Hotel offers traveling pets an understated retreat in Central Oregon. Cozy nature-themed rooms and suites include hardwood flooring, sofabed seating areas, work desks, mini refrigerators, and walk-in showers. Browse the net using free WiFi in the SCP Commons community space, exercise in the SVP Fit on-site fitness center, and soak in gorgeous mountain views with a relaxing drink in the rooftop lounge.

Enjoy pizza and beer at nearby Jersey Boys Pizzeria. Leashed pups are welcome in the outdoor seating area.

SCP Redmond Hotel accepts two pets up to 75 lbs for an additional fee of $35 per pet, per stay.

avid Hotel Columbus Northwest Hilliard

Hilliard, OH
Not a morning pup. Photo by @avidhotels

Located less than 10 miles from Ohio State University and downtown Columbus, avid Hotel Columbus Northwest Hilliard delivers top-notch services and hospitality to visitors on two legs and four. Settle into efficiently-designed rooms featuring hard surface flooring, work desks, blackout shades, and walk-in showers. Guests can take advantage of quality amenities that include a complimentary grab-and-go breakfast, 24/7 lobby market, fitness center, and indoor swimming pool.

Take Fido for a stroll at Fancyburg Park, a 25-acre park with pathways and trails near the Scioto River.

avid hotel Columbus Northwest Hilliard welcomes two pets up to 80 lbs for an additional fee of $20 per pet, per night.

Landmark Inn

Marquette, MI
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Nestled in downtown Marquette near Lake Superior, the Landmark Inn is happy to make a home away from home for furry companions and their owners. Classic rooms and suites decorated with warm accents and antique furnishings include separate sitting areas, complimentary high-speed internet, and Keurig coffee makers. Enjoy quality amenities such as room service, free parking, and an on-site gym.

For local craft beer, head a few blocks south to Drifa Brewing Company. Leashed pups are allowed, and treats and bowls of water are provided.

Landmark Inn welcomes dogs up to 80 lbs for an additional fee of $50 per pet, per stay.

Do you plan to stay at any of these new pet-friendly hotels? Leave a comment or tweet us @BringFido!

Banner photo by Landmark Inn.