Have Dog, Will Travel. Top West Coast Vacation Destinations When Your Kids Are Furry
If you’ve caught the travel bug, but can’t bare to leave behind your fur-baby, you’re not alone! People travel with their pets all the time, making it a popular trend among many who want to bring their pups alone for the vaca.. So where are you supposed to go with your fur-baby? Check out these top vacation destinations that cater to (wo)man’s best friend as much as they do to you:
1. The Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, Avon, Colorado
Be one with nature (with some luxury sprinkled in) with a trip to this grand resort by the Rocky Mountains. Known for its world-class spa, exceptional service (hello, it’s the Ritz-Carlton) and one of the best ski-in, ski-out experiences in the States, this place will pamper you AND your favorite furry companion. They have their own doggy room-service menu that’s tailored to your dog’s age and an in-room doggy massage! SAY WHAT NOW?
With its own “4paws” program, this luxury resort was made for you and your pooch! Your four-legged friend will be super comfy thanks to its custom-made bed and fleece-covered pet pillows, while enjoying the “beastro” menu that contains options like chicken risotto and veggie bruschetta. And the “pupcakes” are to die for!
3. Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley, California
Relax and indulge in some fine vino at this Napa Valley resort that’s on a 157-acre site that’s surrounded by beautiful hills and more. The pet-friendly hotel provides custom pet beds, pet room service and lots of pet amenities! There are also complimentary scheduled daily hikes by guides so that you and your fury baby enjoy the fresh air and amazing views. If you need travel supplies for the furry one, check out Orvis.com, they specialize in adventurous pups and have everything you'll need for your family on four legs.
4. Red Mountain Resort, St. George, Utah
There’s something tranquil about this magical red rock region and the resort is great for both you and your fur baby! First, there’s the 55-acre scenic backyard and Snow Canyon park to play in, while your best furry friend gets things like organic treats, food and water dishes upon arrival. The many pet-oriented programs are great for bonding like their “Hike for Hounds” activity!
They're already dreaming about the trip..