Dog Friendly Hot Springs, AR

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


Need to find a place to stay with Fido in Hot Springs, AR? No problem. There are 45 pet friendly hotels in Hot Springs, AR. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Hot Springs, AR below.

Park Hotel of Hot Springs

The Park Hotel welcomes two dogs of any size for an additional fee of $25 per stay. Well-behaved dogs can be left unattended in rooms. Cats may be permitted with prior approval from the hotel management.

Lookout Point Lakeside Inn

Lookout Point Lakeside Inn welcomes dogs of any size for an additional fee of $25 per dog, per night. There is no specified limit on the number of dogs per guest room. Guests traveling with dogs are welcome in four guest rooms on the first floor. However, dogs are not allowed in commons areas of the property. Cats and other pets are not permitted.

Lake Catherine 2-Bedroom

Pets are allowed at this 2-bedroom vacation rental in Hot Springs. Please contact the owner for more information on the pet fee, weight limit, and any other restrictions.

Catherine's Landing

Dogs are allowed at Catherine's Landing, but they must be kept on a leash when outside your vehicle. A gated, off-leash park is available. Please bring the necessary supplies (plastic bags, pooper scoop) and clean up after your pet. If the pet is left alone in the cottage or yurt it must be crated. If you do not have a crate, check with the office--they have a large one that may be rented (if available). Cover the sofa or any furniture your pet may want to sit on with a pet blanket (you must provide this or purchase in the lodge). There is a two pet limit. For more information on pet restrictions, please call (501) 262-2550.


Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 22 dog friendly restaurants in Hot Springs, AR! A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Hot Springs, AR that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!


Get out and play! There are 10 dog friendly activities in Hot Springs, AR. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" below.

Hot Springs Bark Park

Hot Springs Bark Park is open! Bring Fido to the first off-leash dog park in the area.

Garvan Woodland Gardens

Just as the name indicates, you'll find acres and acres of woodland gardens at Garvan Woodland Gardens. You can rent a golf cart for a guided tour for a nominal fee, or you and your furry friend can walk along the many paths at your leisure, too. Take a picnic lunch or dine at Chipmunk Cafe's dog-friendly outdoor patio. Garvan Woodland Gardens has a charming pet fountain that looks like a natural spring coming out of the rock.

Pickles Pet Pourri

This shop has very friendly and helpful staff that welcome well mannered, leashed dogs. They sell unique pet related items from the standard leashes to dog life jackets and fru-fru doggy outfits. They also have human items like bumper stickers, coffee mugs and home decor. They also offer adoption services for rescue pets sometimes. They have a water dish right outside the front door to refresh any passing pooches. It's a must see anytime you come to town.

Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat

The 250-passenger Belle has sailed beautiful Lake Hamilton since 1984 and continues to entertain visitors to Hot Springs National Park on a daily basis. Enjoy its 15 mile cruises for sightseeing, lunch or the most popular cruise, the sunset dinner/dance cruise. Dogs are allowed on the outdoor decks only and must be leashed and in the owner's care at all times.


When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 3 pet services in Hot Springs, AR 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 Hot Springs, AR below.

PETCO Hot Springs

PETCO is a leading retailer of premium pet food and supplies with more than 850 stores in 49 states. At this location, you'll find more than 10,000 high-quality pet products, as well as professional dog training, pet photography, and a full-service grooming salon. Hot Springs Dog Sitters

Need to attend an important business meeting, go to a wedding, or even just have a romantic dinner without Fido when you're in Hot Springs? If your plans will require you to be apart for a few hours, but you don't want to leave Fido unattended in the hotel room, our partners at can help! They have dozens of responsible dog sitters in Hot Springs who can visit your dog in the hotel room, take him for a walk, or even watch him overnight in their own home, if needed. Prices vary by sitter, but generally start at $15/night. You can find the perfect dog sitter for your pooch by browsing local profiles on and reading the reviews left by other dog owners. Some of the sitters have even pledged to donate a portion of their fee to help save homeless pets!

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