Dog Friendly Boston, MA

Need help deciding where to stay, play, or eat with your dog in Boston, MA? Get the scoop on our favorite pet friendly hotels, restaurants, and activities in Boston, MA below! Or give us a call at 877-411-FIDO to book your dog-friendly vacation in Boston, MA now.

Hotels

Need to find a place to stay with Fido in Boston, MA? No problem. There are 97 pet friendly hotels in Boston, MA. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Boston, MA below.

Revere Hotel

Revere Hotel is dog friendly! They allow two pets of any size for no additional fee. One floor is pet friendly. Quiet, crated pets may be left unattended.

The Farrington Inn

The Farrington Inn allows pets of any size for a fee of $20 per room, per night.

South Boston Private Home

This three-bedroom Airbnb rental in Boston welcomes pets of any size for no additional fee. There is no specified limit on the number of pets allowed.

Restaurants

Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 34 dog friendly restaurants in Boston, MA! A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Boston, MA that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!

Activities

Get out and play! There are 25 dog friendly activities in Boston, MA. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" below.

Peter's Park

This new, fenced, off-leash dog park includes a separate area for smaller dogs, benches to rest and relax on, and plenty of clean gravel. This park is over 13,000 square feet which includes a 3,000 square feet small dog area.

Castle Island Beach

Dogs are welcome to join you on-leash during the off season at this lovely South Boston beach.

Neponset Trail

The Neponset Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Boston! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Neponset Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015996">TrailLink.com</a>.

Freedom Trail

Soak up the sights on Boston's historic Freedom Trail, where your pet is welcome to accompany you on-leash.

City Water Taxi

Dogs welcome on Taxi rides. There is no additional fee for dogs to ride, but please let the Water Taxi know you are traveling with a dog when calling ahead. City Water Taxi is now operating under BHC Water Taxi. Rates are now $10.00 for all stops (excluding stops at Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf). Stops to Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf is now $15. Children under 12 ride free. Please Note: Stop 4 - Liberty Wharf and stop 10 - Atlantic Wharf are summer-only.

Services

When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 11 pet services in Boston, MA that can help you out with poop bags (or anything else you may need). You'll find information on the most popular pet stores, pet sitters, trainers, groomers, and other pet businesses in Boston, MA below.

Pawsh Dog Boutique & Salon

Pawsh Dog Boutique & Salon offers a large variety of luxury and essential items for your pup including premium foods and treats, fun toys, collars, leashes and stylish apparel, as well as a full grooming salon. Voted Best of Boston!

Doggie Daytrippers

Doggie Daytrippers offers unique and personalized care for Boston's finest dog — YOURS! Doggie Daytrippers was recently been featured in the Boston Phoenix and highlighted in the February 2004 issue of Boston Magazine in "The Ultimate Guide to Pampering Your Pets." With Doggie Daytrippers, your dog can spend hours off-leash each day outside — in the fresh air — hiking, swimming, & playing with friends while supervised by members of our small, caring staff.

Traveler Photos

Want to feature your creature? Upload a photo of your pet at Boston below! You can also share by using the hashtag #bringfido on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Pinterest.

SarahG Submitted Oct 26, 2016
SarahG Submitted Oct 26, 2016

frog!

This photo was taken at Boston Common in Boston, MA, US. Oh hey there are frogs by the frog pond!

Donna Lorka Submitted Aug 02, 2016
Donna Lorka Submitted Aug 02, 2016

Boston Walks

This photo was taken at Boston in Boston, MA, US. Bostin in Boston

Raianna B. Submitted Oct 10, 2015
Raianna B. Submitted Oct 10, 2015

Puppy loves Daddy.

This photo was taken at Boston in Boston, MA, US. My new puppy is 9 weeks in this picture. His name is Marshall. He loves our truck and enjoys going everywhere with Mommy and Daddy. I love this picture because of his face is so cute.

kate Submitted Jul 22, 2015
kate Submitted Jul 22, 2015

Julie

This photo was taken at Boston in Boston, MA, US. My lovely baby, Julie. She's maltease, 1y/o

His mama Submitted Apr 11, 2015
His mama Submitted Apr 11, 2015

Harley

This photo was taken at Boston in Boston, MA, US. Cutest French bulldog in the world!

Anonymous Submitted Dec 19, 2014
Anonymous Submitted Dec 19, 2014

Fort Point Channel

This photo was taken at Channel Center Dog Park in Boston, MA, US. Fort Point Channel

Ed Submitted Oct 17, 2014
Ed Submitted Oct 17, 2014

old north church

This photo was taken at Boston in Boston, MA, US. Old north church