The World's Best Pet-Pampering Hotels

The World’s Best Pet-Pampering Hotels

Enjoy a relaxing getaway with your best friend – your pet – by your side. But literally, a side by side massage session with you dog in the privacy of your guest room – that's the type of stress-free getaway we are talking about.

It has been long shown that pets make you healthier, they improve your mood, help your heart and even better your social life. So step away from your normal daily routine, explore the surroundings of an unfamiliar place, and bond with your pet in ways you might have never imagined.

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From doggie playgrounds to pet grooming services and luxury spa treatments, the hotels on this list will not disappoint.

Ritz-Carlton, New York City, New York

This luxury hotel welcomes two pets of any size. They treat dog requests just as seriously as human requests. Each dog will receive aromatherapy and homemade dog treats, along with a bone-shaped pet pillow.

The Inn at Willow Grove, Orange, Virginia

Only dogs are welcome inside this beautiful Inn. They offer deluxe pet-friendly accommodations, some of which include oversized, stylish hypoallergenic dog beds, water and dinner bowls and a complimentary "Doggie Delight" in the evening. They also have a restaurant that caters to dogs and their owners. There is a fee of $65 per pet, per day.

Best Western Braeside Resort, New Zealand

If you are looking for a peaceful and quiet retreat for you and your pet, look no further than the Best Western Braeside Resort. Go for a walk along the trout stream and lush grounds with your pet and enjoy some rest and relaxation. See More: The Top 10 Things to do on Vacation in New Zealand

Topnotch Resort, Stowe, Vermont

This luxury resort recognizes that your dog is a special part of your family. They want your pet to feel right at home, which is why they give extra attention to the details that make a difference to both dogs and their human companions. They provide dog treats at check-in, in-room dog beds and a water bowl. You can arrange to have a pet sitter while you're out and about, and your pet can enjoy a relaxing Rover Reiki Massage by a trained therapist in the comfort of your own room.

Le Meurice, Paris, France

Le Meurice is an incredible hotel located in Paris, France. It has always been welcoming to animals. During early renovations from 1905-1907, workers took in a stray greyhound that had been living on-site. They adopted the dog and it became an inspiration for their emblem today – a pair of Greyhounds. Your pet will be spoiled with a complimentary pet basket, specific menus, different food options and dog walking in the Tuileries Garden.

The Boat Hotel, Aviemore, Scotland

The Boat Hotel realizes the importance of your pooch; your furry friend is greeted with a "welcomed pack" on arrival. The hotel has personally dedicated their Deluxe Garden rooms for you and your dog. They lead out to your own personal terraced balcony and lawn. Also, if you are staying with children, they will knock on your door at bedtime and serve them with fresh milk and warm cookies.

The Hughenden, Sydney

This is Sydney's premier pet-friendly hotel. It is dedicated to making sure your stay is comfortable for both you and your pet. From poodles to Siamese cats and even a baby kangaroo, they have had a variety of different animals stay with them. Head to breakfast with your pet, then arrange for a dog walk and later take him or her to get pampered at their Doggy Day Spa.

The Benjamin, New York City, New York

The Benjamin offers a luxurious pet program which was designed to treat dogs with the same service as their owners receive – goodDOG. They welcome your pet with tons of amenities, some of which include an in-room pet mini bar, pet beds, treats, toys and hygiene products.

Mandarin Oriental, Miami, Florida

Upon check-in your pet is given a keepsake golden collar tag so that they are easily identified. Their owners are not the only ones given luxurious amenities. Your pet will enjoy a plush pet bed and pet-friendly in-room dining menus. But the best part, this hotel offers specialized packages which include a play date with a pet butler, working out with a certified dog trainer and a pet grooming session.

The Milestone Hotel, London

The Milestone Hotel offers unique pet services and packages to ensure that your pet enjoys his or her stay. Upon arrival your pet receives a tailor made welcome hamper, which includes a treat, toy, Milestone tag and clean-up bags. The hotel offers a wide range of services, some of which include dog sitting and walking, treats, toys, birthday celebrations, grooming and veterinary care.

Posh Pet Hotel, West Palm Beach, Florida

This is a five-star luxury pet hotel, designed specifically to meet the needs of your pet. They deliver the highest level of pet grooming, pampering and training for dogs and cats. Take your pet to their famous salon & spa; stylists and bathers will deliver an aromatherapy spa bath and breed-specific haircut for your pet. Other services include fur-dying, anesthesia free dental cleaning and eye whitening treatments.

Amber’s Luxury Pet Hotel & Spa, South Corona, California

This is a 7,500-square-foot luxury pet lodging facility. They offer themed and VIP suites. Some of their amenities include three indoor dog play areas, doggie day care, a luxury pet spa, grooming services and anesthesia free dental teeth cleaning and polishing.

The Paw House Inn, Vermont

The Paw House Inn is a country retreat which offers accommodations for both humans and their companions. Custom built on top of their three acres of property is Mario's Playhouse, this is a 1,200-square-foot facility for your pet. They also serve a variety of home-made treats and provide scenic walks for you and your pet to enjoy together. There is actually a nightly charge of $10 if you don't bring a dog.

La Quinta Resort & Club, Palm Springs

At the La Quinta Resort you and your pet will enjoy the ultimate comfort and relaxation. While you are visiting their tranquil spa, your dog will be enjoying an hour-long relaxation massage. Better yet, if you just can't let your best friend out of your sight, you and your dog can enjoy massages at the same time, in the comfort of your own guest room.

Kimpton Hotels, San Francisco, California

Bring your pet, no matter the size, breed or weight to Kimpton Hotels for no extra charge. Some of their pet-friendly amenities include pet-bed loaners, food, water bowls and mats. They also have pet-friendly restaurants, parks, groomers and boutiques.