Bed & Breakfasts Welcome Four Legged Guests

National Pet Week is May 6 – 12. Treat your furry friend to a weekend away at one of more than 500 Pet Friendly Inns listed on

Beautiful antique furniture, big fluffy robes, extravagant breakfasts, and intimate settings are what most people picture when thinking of bed and breakfast inns. Handmade doggie treats, however, is one luxurious amenity that would not normally be thought of. The truth is that more and more inns are accepting, as well as pampering four legged guests.

If you decide to take your pet with you to stay at a bed and breakfast, it is important to plan your itinerary around them and to book accommodations that are pet friendly. Visit to find tips and tricks for traveling with your pet and, to find pet friendly inns around the country. With so many inns on to choose from, it is easy to find the perfect bed and breakfast for you and your pet.

Here are some bed and breakfasts that love to pamper you and your pet too!

A Lodge at Sedona – Sedona, Arizona
The lodge is noted for being an extremely dog-friendly place to stay and offers many special amenities for your pet. You and your dog will enjoy several designated main level King suites especially for guests visiting with dog companions; throw blankets, extra towels, a comfortable sleeping cot and water bowl; canine goodie bags at check-in; and a designated landscaped Walking Area.

Cienaga Creek Ranch – Big Bear City, California
Cienaga Creek Ranch makes it easy to travel with your pet in Big Bear. You can hike leash-free from the door of your private cottage on the unlimited trails on and around the ranch. Your pet will enjoy a “welcome treat” upon arrival and special towels are also provided for your pet.

Beside Still Waters Farm – Willits, California
Anderson, the inn’s resident dog welcomes you and your pet to come to their farm where his people will take really good care of you. Designated cottages for dog guests, comfortable doggy beds and fancy crystal bowls and homemade dog treats – “faux chocolate indulgence” are all available for furry friends of the inn.

Lazy L at Willow Creek – Lewes, Delaware
The Lazy L is a pet friendly resort with a creek that dogs love. They welcome well-mannered, housebroken dogs to come enjoy all they have to offer. A large fenced in area for running, exercise and off-leash play and pet walking services are also available at the inn.

Gazebo Inn Ogunquit – Ogunquit, Maine
The innkeepers understand how wonderful it is to bring the family pet on vacation, as they have in the past, and this is why they allow guests to bring small dogs. They provide information on vets very close by, and areas you can walk the dogs such as beaches and pet friendly parks. Designated rooms for dogs and their owners are available and the inn does not charge a fee for bringing your canine family member.

Many inns not only accommodate you and your small four legged friends, but your larger ones too – horses. From onsite stables to riding trails, B&Bs are ready to take care of you and your horse. Find inns that welcome horses at and select “Horse Stables” under Amenities or check out a few favorites below:

Red Feather Ranch Bed & Breakfast and Horse Hotel – Red Feather Lakes, Colorado
This Colorado inn would love to meet you and your horse anytime of the year. Your horse will enjoy a safe, 4-rail paddock area. Some have barn cover and some are open air. They’ll provide plenty of fresh water, but guests must bring their horse’s own hay for dietary consistency. National Forest horseback riding trails surround the property and the inn offers easy access as well as maps of the area.

Jordan Hollow Inn – Stanley, Virginia
Jordan Hollow Inn and Stables are located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains just minutes from Luray, the Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive. The inn will provide boarding for you and your horse. The on-site horse accommodations include stalls or paddocks.

Clearview Horse Farm B&B – Shelbyville, Tennessee
Clearview Horse Farm B&B caters to the serious amateur and professional alike, who wish to board and take advantage of the wonderful equestrian facilities the inn has to offer. Two arenas, one indoor and one outdoor, a dressage arena, executive style barn, and small cross country trails are available to enjoy during you and your horse’s stay. Each Bed and Breakfast room has been themed to represent a selection of popular horse breeds. Stay in the Tennessee Walking Horse Room, The Thoroughbred Room or The Quarter Horse Room. is an established, 5 STAR rated bed and breakfast directory with thousands of bed and breakfasts, inns and small hotel listings worldwide. Millions of B&B guests find the perfect inn by searching more than 130 categories such as price, location and local activities and attractions. was the first directory to offer RSS feeds, to be downloadable to Palm Pilots and other mobile devices, to publish a BLOG, to offer extensive advanced search and save features and continues to be a leader in providing interesting content using the latest technology.

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