Best Pet-Friendly Hotels in California

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U.S. News has identified top hotels where pets stay for free by taking into account amenities, reputation among professional travel experts, guest reviews and hotel class ratings. Use the filters and settings below to help find the best pet-friendly hotel.

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    Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa
    Rancho Santa Fe, CA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Four-legged guests are welcomed for a $200 fee. They’re provided with food and water bowls, a doggie bed and special treat.
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    The Peninsula Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7.8 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    At The Peninsula Beverly Hills, pets are pampered as much as their owners. Owners can even order meals and treats for their four-legged companion from the special dog room service menu.
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    Montage Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7.1 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Up to two pets of any size can stay for an additional fee of $150 for two pets, per stay.
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    Fairmont Grand Del Mar
    San Diego, CA
    16 miles to city center
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The Fairmont Grand del Mar permits up to two dogs per room as long as neither weighs more than 50 pounds. The hotel does not allow any other type of animal.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
    Truckee, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The hotel welcomes pets and offers a limited number of pet-friendly rooms. Pets are not allowed in the hotel’s restaurants or where food and beverages are being served.
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    The Lodge at Torrey Pines
    La Jolla, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Lodge allows one dog per guest room, as long as its housebroken and weighs 50 pounds or less. There is also an option to bring two small dogs as long as they have a combined weight of 75 pounds or less. There is a non-refundable room $75 cleaning fee for guests with dogs.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.5 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco welcomes dogs weighing 30 pounds or less. Pets are not permitted in the public areas of the hotel, and pet owners will be expected to carry their dogs when traveling through the lobby.
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    Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
    Santa Barbara, CA
    3.6 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The resort welcomes dogs weighing up to 45 pounds. There is no additional fee, but the hotel requires pets to be attended to at all times.
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    Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The hotel allows guests to bring pets that weigh 40 pounds or less for a onetime fee of $150.
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    The Beverly Hills Hotel
    Beverly Hills, CA
    8.1 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Pets are nothing short of pampered at The Beverly Hills Hotel. For a daily rate of $35, pets can travel with their owners and receive special amenities like personalized bone-shaped dog cookies, dog beds and food and water bowls.
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    Montage Laguna Beach
    Laguna Beach, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The hotel allows pets weighing less than 45 pounds or less for a one-time fee of $200. Up to two pets per room are allowed.
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    Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.6 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco welcomes small pets weighing 15 pounds or less for $125 per pet per stay. Guests are asked not to leave dogs alone in rooms.
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    The London West Hollywood
    West Hollywood, CA
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    Pets that weigh less than 30 pounds are welcome at The London West Hollywood for a $100 cleaning fee per stay, plus an additional $20 fee per night. Pets are only allowed in the accommodations types.
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    Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection
    Calistoga, CA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Dogs are welcome with advance notice, as there are a limited number of dog-friendly accommodations. There is a one-time $150 fee.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
    Dana Point, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel welcomes dogs and cats. While there are no weight limits, however, the hotel charges a $50 per night pet fee. The hotel's “Posh Pooch” amenities include a dog bed, water bowl, doggie room service and dog-centric events such as Yappy Hour.
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    Rosewood Sand Hill
    Menlo Park, CA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Dogs are welcome to stay at the Rosewood Sand Hill for a nonrefundable fee of $150 per pet, per stay. Dog beds, food and water bowls and dog treats are provided upon arrival.
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    Bardessono
    Yountville, CA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Dogs are permitted at Bardessono for a one-time $200 charge and provided with treats, a bed and a water bowl.
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    Belmond El Encanto
    Santa Barbara, CA
    1.1 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Cats and dogs are welcome at the hotel for $40 per pet per night. The hotel offers pet beds, food and water bowls and a pet menu.
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    Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village
    Westlake Village, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Pets of up to 50 pounds are welcome at this hotel for an additional fee of $100.
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    Ojai Valley Inn
    Ojai, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Up to two dogs are allowed per hotel room with a fee of $150 for the first pet and an extra $50 for the second. The resort provides a pet menu and special turndown service.
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    Monarch Beach Resort
    Dana Point, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The resort welcomes pets up to 35 pounds (or two pets with a combined weight of 35 pounds) for a one-time, nonrefundable fee of $200 per pet.
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    Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa
    Carlsbad, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The resort permits up to two pets per room; total weight for both animals cannot exceed 75 pounds. There is a $150 cleaning fee per stay. Pet owners will find water and feeding bowls and a blanket or pillow provided in the room.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay
    Half Moon Bay, CA
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Four-legged friends are allowed at this Ritz location. There is a $150 cleaning fee per stay in addition to a $20 per night boarding fee, a portion of which is donated to the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA.
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    Calistoga Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection
    Calistoga, CA
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Calistoga Ranch is dog-friendly and accepts dogs of all sizes. There is a one-time fee of $150 per pet, per stay. Dogs are greeted with a doggy bowl, bed and treats. There is also a specialized dog menu available for room service.
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    Beverly Wilshire, Beverly Hills (A Four Seasons Hotel)
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7.2 miles to city center
    • Free WiFi

    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Dogs and cats weighing 15 pounds or less are welcome at the Beverly Wilshire. Pets must remain on a leash in public areas. A concierge can provide information about local parks, off-site grooming services and other pet services available in the area.

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