Dog Friendly Monterey, CA

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

Hotels

Need to find a place to stay with Fido in Monterey, CA? No problem. There are 18 pet friendly hotels in Monterey, CA. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Monterey, CA below.

Monterey Tides Resort

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Our California coastal hotel boasts only the best of the laid back west coast lifestyle, including well-appointed rooms, fine dining, and the beach just steps away. Monterey Beach is right in the backyard of this full service hotel. Beach access and an ocean view are two of the top reasons guests flock to our Monterey hotel. Enjoy the fresh sea air and sounds of the crashing waves. Whether you're interested in surf lessons or romantic strolls along the sand, the best of California is right here. Area attractions and area special events keep guests busy-if that's what they like. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a must for family-friendly fun. Local golf courses and tournaments are a perfect reprise and provide a full day of relaxation. Of course, Cannery Row and Fisherman's Wharf are also big attractions and feature plenty of shopping and fine dining options. Car shows and race events provide an exciting, adrenaline-packed day of adventure. However, other guests prefer to keep things low key. Our Monterey hotel is the perfect choice for a romantic rendezvous. Enjoy the peace and quiet that only a beach luxury hotel can provide. If you're traveling on business, you deserve a little pampering. A daily resort fee will be charged per day, which includes parking.

Zen Spa & Cozy Cottage

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This pet friendly Airbnb rental in Monterey can comfortably accommodate 5 people in 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. There are 3 beds (1 queen, 2 full) and guests will have access to the entire house during their stay. Located in a safe neighborhood, this rental has a Zen garden with peaceful sitting area and a Japanese soaking tub. Two Monterey Bay Aquarium passes are included in your stay! Please note that there is a $64 cleaning fee and all rentals require a $500 refundable security deposit.

Monterey County Fairgrounds RV Camping

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Monterey County Fairgrounds RV Camping has full hook-ups available with 30/50 amp electrical, water, and sewer. They also have showers, coin laundry, and wireless internet. Children and pets are welcome!

Restaurants

Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 26 dog friendly restaurants in Monterey, CA! A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Monterey, CA that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!

Activities

Get out and play! There are 12 dog friendly activities in Monterey, CA. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" below.

El Estero Dog Park

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This off-leash Monterey dog park has all the trimmings -- shade, benches, mulched ground, separate small dog area, and even a fire hydrant.

Monterey State Beach

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Your pet will jump for joy at the chance to play at this dog-friendly beach. Dogs are supposed to be leashed, but many regulars will let their dogs play off leash. Dogs are not at all permitted on Monterey State Beach north of the Monterey Beach Hotel resort.

Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail

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The Monterey Peninsula Recreational 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 Monterey! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Monterey Peninsula Recreational 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=6015269">TrailLink.com</a>.

Monterey Bay Sailing

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In addition to sailing lessons and bareboat rentals, Monterey Bay Sailing offers one, two and three hour guided cruises on Monterey Bay. Prices range from $39/person for a one hour bay cruise to $700 for a full day private bay cruise for up to six passengers. Dogs are welcome for no additional fee, and tours are available seven days a week throughout the year.

Services

When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 5 pet services in Monterey, CA 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 Monterey, CA below.

PETCO Monterey

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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.

The Central Coast Pet Sitter

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The Central Coast Pet Sitter offers in-home pet care as well as dog walking adventures. They provide physical exercise, mental fitness, and good times!" Serving Carmel, Marina, Monterey, Moss Landing, Pebble Beach, Prunedale, Salinas & Seaside.

Mighty Bites

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We are a mobile non-anesthetic teeth cleaning service for dogs and cats traveling throughout the United States and parts of Canada. The process takes about 45 minutes depending on the pet, every surface of each tooth is hand scaled and finished with a polishing. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of pet teeth cleanings in a friendly, relaxed setting.

Traveler Photos

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

Lisa Submitted Jun 30, 2016
Lisa Submitted Jun 30, 2016

Casa Munrus Doggie area

This photo was taken at Casa Munras Hotel & Spa in Monterey, CA, US. Decent sized grassy area to stretch Fido's legs!

Casey Submitted Jan 01, 2016
Casey Submitted Jan 01, 2016

drinking some Irish coffee

This photo was taken at Monterey in Monterey, CA, US.

Dani Submitted May 02, 2015
Dani Submitted May 02, 2015

pippa jumps

This photo was taken at Monterey in Monterey, CA, US. Pippa jumps

DD Submitted Apr 11, 2015
DD Submitted Apr 11, 2015

Walking around down town.

This photo was taken at Monterey in Monterey, CA, US. Walking around in town town Monterey.

Sheri Submitted Mar 20, 2015
Sheri Submitted Mar 20, 2015

Relaxing at Bubba's

This photo was taken at Monterey in Monterey, CA, US. Totally relaxed while we ate lunch!

latasha Submitted Jul 28, 2014
latasha Submitted Jul 28, 2014

peanut

This photo was taken at Monterey in Monterey, CA, US. My baby

Anonymous Submitted Dec 14, 2013
Anonymous Submitted Dec 14, 2013

Brothers

This photo was taken at Monterey in Monterey, CA, US. These boys are ready to travel to the East Coast!