Pet travel starts with finding a pet friendly lodging. We are currently showing 29 pet-friendly hotels in Washington, Washington D.C., 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 Washington, 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 Washington.

Featured Pet-Friendly Hotels in Washington

Pet Policy: USD 150 non-refundable cleaning fee Per Stay; maximum of 1 pets allowed; maximum weight per pet is 60 pounds

Policy Confirmed: 08/08/2018 | Update this Pet Policy

Policy Confirmed: 08/08/2018

Pet Policy: Canine pets welcome. Must weigh no more than 40 pounds. Deposit is due at time of check in and is nonrefundable. Guide dogs are free of charge. One small pet per room allowed.

Policy Confirmed: 07/31/2018 | Update this Pet Policy

Policy Confirmed: 07/31/2018

Featured Pet-Friendly Restaurants & Cafes in Washington


Alba Osteria

425 I St. NW,
Washington, DC
Pet Friendly Alba Osteria in Washington, Washington D.C.

Alba Osteria offersItalian cuisine with a focus Italy's wine country region; anextensive salumi and formaggi counter, plus a selection of antipasti, house-made pastas, and Neapolitan pizzas; a variety of daily Pesce specials; a boutique selection of Italian and local wines; anexpansive bar featuring craft cocktails, four draught wines and 20 draught beers. Dogs are always welcome on the outside patio. Weekly Doggy Happy Hour starts in April.



1200 New Hampshire Ave NW,
Washington, DC
Pet Friendly Grillfish in Washington, Washington D.C.

Grillfish has a dog-friendly patio.

Featured Pet-Friendly Bars in Washington


Yappy Hours Around Town

Washington, DC

In Washington DC and the surrounding area there is a happy hour for dogs and dog owners almost every day of the week, each including their own food and drink specials. They include: Monday: Cantina Marina waterfront bar * 600 Water St., SW Washington, DC * 202 554-8396 * Tuesday: 5-8 PM * Old Town Hotel * 480 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 * 703.549.6080 * Wednesday: 5-8 PM * Helix Lounge in the Hotel Helix also a pet friendly boutique hotel* 1430 Rhode Island Avenue, NW Washington, DC * 202.462.9001 * Thursday: 5-8 PM * Old Town Hotel * 480 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 * 703.549.6080 * Friday: Adams Mill Bar and Grill * 1813 Adams Mill Rd. NW, Washington, DC 20009 * 202-332-9577 Saturday: 12-4 PM * Union Pub * 201 Massechusetts Ave, NE Washington, DC * 202-544-6161 *