10 Best Dog Friendly Hotels In 2018 – East Coast - Vittles Vault

10 Best Dog friendly Hotels in 2018 - east coast

It’s already the start of 2018, and it is the perfect time to start planning your vacations for the year. Being able to bring your dog with you on vacation can be fun! Especially if you're traveling to a dog friendly city. There are many dog friendly hotels all across the country. We've listed the top 10 dog friendly hotels and vacation spots for 2018, on the East coast!

When bringing your pup on vacation with you, it is important to keep in mind that many hotels do not allow the dogs to be left alone in the room. If you’re going to bring your dog with you, make sure you’re traveling to a pet friendly city with fun activities to do with your pup! 

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1. Kimpton Taconic Hotel – Manchester, Vermont

If you and your pup love to explore the outdoors, then this is the vacation spot for you! Southern Vermont is surrounded by beautiful scenery, and tons of outdoor activities. There’s something to do all year long, no matter the season. Like always the Kimpton hotels invite all furry friends for no extra charge.

Golden retrievers in hallway

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Kimpton Manchester Hotel Bedroom

2. Loews Philadelphia Hotel - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Lowes Hotel in Philadelphia is rated as one of the World’s Best Hotels by Travel Leisure Readers. It is luxurious, accommodating for all, and in a great area. Lowes Hotel welcomes 2 pets up to 40 lbs for an additional $40 fee per stay.

Doorman and dog to Lowes Hotel PA

3. Ludlow Hotel - New York, New York

The Ludlow Hotel is located in the heart of the lower east side in New York City. There’s a wide variety of rooms to choose from. You'll find mini studios all the way up to penthouses. They are beautifully decorated and have stunning views. They allow one pet up to 20 lbs for a fee of $25 per night.

Dog taking a bath

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NYC Hotel Ludlow Bedroom

4. The Williamsburg Hotel - Brooklyn, New York

The Williamsburg Hotel in Brooklyn is a stunning, newly renovated hotel. It has about 150 rooms total, and a ton of them have their own balconies along with 10-foot window views of Manhattan or Brooklyn. They are big dog lovers, and welcome dogs to come and stay with their humans. To get more info on their pet policy head over to their website!

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Brooklyn Williamsburg hotel

5. Hotel Monaco - Washington DC

Hotel Monaco in Washington DC has historic roots, in 1839 it was the Tariff Building. It has been fully restored to look like it did in the 1800’s. It is located near all the main attractions in DC. It is close to the National Mall, downtown DC, and Capitol Hill. 2 dogs of any size are welcome for no additional fee!

Dog on bed Washington DC

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Hotel Room Kimpton Washington DC

6Aloft Hotel - Raleigh, North Carolina

The Aloft Hotel in Raleight North Carolina is situated right next to the famous NC State’s famous bell tower. There is grass around the hotel making it easy to take out your pup. They also have restaurants and bars in the hotels that have optional patio seating. They allow pets of any size for a small fee of $20 per pet, per night.

Aloft Hotels North Carolina Dog


7Belmond Charleston Place - Charleston, South Carolina

The Belmond Charleston Place hotel is just what you would expect to see in Charleston South Carolina. It has southern charm mixed with elegance. It is in the heart of Charleston and near everything you will want to see while visiting the city.  They allow up to 2 dogs of any size for an additional fee of $150 per dog, per stay.

Charleston dog ordering room service

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Charleston SC Hotel Room

8Hutton Hotel - Nashville, Tennessee 

Hutton Hotel is in the heart of downtown Nashville, and is just steps from the popular Music Row. All of their guestrooms are beautifully decorated and have all recently been renovated. They allow up to 2 pets of any size for an additional fee of $75 per pet, per stay.

Hutton Hotel Nashville Dog Goodie Bag

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Hutton Hotel Nashville GuestRoom

The Renaissance Hotel is located near the Georgia Tech campus and Piedmont Park. It is in a convenient part of downtown Atlanta. This hotel welcomes up to 2 pets of any size for an additional fee of $75 per stay.

Dalmatians in Atlanta Hotel


10The Gates Hotel - Key West, Florida

The Gates Hotel in the beautiful Key West welcomes doggos with open arms. Dogs are welcomed to the resort with a complimentary Bark Box and lots of love and kisses from the staff. Two pets up to 50 lbs are allowed for a small additional fee of $25 per night.

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Key West Florida Hotel Room

Bringing your dog on vacation can be fun for both you and your pup! What is your favorite dog friendly vacation spot?

Traveling to the West Coast? Check out our 10 Best Dog-Friendly Hotels on the West Coast!

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