Pet travel starts with finding a pet friendly lodging. We are currently showing 101 pet-friendly hotels in Austin, Texas, which we define as dog friendly or cat friendly. Some of the hotels also accept other animals such as birds or ferrets. Our lodgings also include listings for pet-friendly Bed & Breakfasts, Cabins and Cottages, Inns and Motels if they are available in a particular location.

Another important piece of the puzzle is knowing fun places to take your pet. Let's face it, if you're going to take your dog to Austin, you don't want to leave him behind in the hotel room. What fun is that for either of you? That's why we also provide fun pet-friendly parks and beaches as well as pet-friendly cafes, bars, stores and shopping malls it they are available in the area. You can find these by browsing our list of pet-friendly places in Austin.

Featured Pet-Friendly Hotels in Austin

Pet Policy: Aloft Austin at The Domain welcomes dogs up to 30 pounds and under 20 inches free of charge.

Policy Confirmed: 08/20/2019 | Update this Pet Policy

Policy Confirmed: 08/20/2019

Pet Policy: Pets are welcome for a non-refundable charge of $25 per pet per stay.

Policy Confirmed: 01/07/2015 | Update this Pet Policy

Policy Confirmed: 01/07/2015

Featured Pet-Friendly Restaurants & Cafes in Austin


The Midway Food Park

1905 S Capital of Texas Hwy,
Austin, TX
Pet Friendly The Midway Food Park in Austin, Texas

The Midway Food Park is an open area surrounded by food trailers, including Dock & Roll, Royal Roots, One Taco, Thai Kitchen, Cheesecake Experience, Widespread DaveÕs Burro Cheese Kitchen and Cool Haus.The location offers a playground, plenty of parking and ample space to sit at a table or set up a picnic blanket. Each trailer features a unique kidsÕ menu and several food options. No alcohol is served, but it is BYOB, so adults can bring a cooler with drinks to enjoy while listening to live music. Dogs are welcome!


The Ginger Man Austin

304 West 4th Street,
Austin, TX
Pet Friendly The Ginger Man Austin in Austin, Texas

All of the Ginger Man pubs are dog-friendly. Patrons at the Houston and Dallas pubs love the blended beers that the bartenders create. Some of the pubs have regular live music that is enjoyed, while patrons at others prefer to be left alone to talk. The buy-a-beer, keep the glassÓ nights are popular at all the pubs. Each of the pubs has their own charities they choose to support through special events. The Austin pub has trunk showsÓ where local artists bring in their creations to sell.

Featured Pet-Friendly Bars in Austin


Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden

79 & 81 Rainey Street,
Austin, TX
Pet Friendly Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden in Austin, Texas

Bring Rex to Banger's in Austin and treat him to a "Woof Wurst" and a percentage of the purchase will be donated to Austin Pets Alive! Dogs are welcome to join you in the spacious outdoor seating area.


Zax Restaurant and Bar

312 Barton Springs Rd,
Austin, TX
Pet Friendly Zax Restaurant and Bar in Austin, Texas

With 20 beers on tap and a variety of local Texas beer, Zax is the official restaurant of Austin. It offers a family friendly environment with a full menu and pets are welcome on the terrace!

Featured Pet-Friendly Dog Parks in Austin


The City of Austin offers several dog parks. A list can be found at