Archive for the ‘Interesting DogFriendly Places’ Category

A Pet-Friendly Hotel In Rome Italy

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Can’t bear the idea of leaving man’s best friend at home on your next Roman Holiday? Niquesa’s Hotel d’Inghilterra, located in the heart of Rome near the iconic Spanish Steps, is the ideal option for guests traveling with their furry friends. The 88-room Hotel d’Inghilterra, formerly a mid-sixteenth century aristocratic residence, embodies the heart and soul of Italy with traditional decadence, authenticity and a multitude of modern amenities, services and suggested activities to welcome guests and their dogs.

Hotel d’Inghilterra offers the following pet-pampering amenities:

Dog Sitting/Walking –The Concierge is happy to quickly arrange this service upon request.
Dog Grooming – The hotel will book an appointment with one of the best pet grooming parlors in town.
Dog Limousine Service – no time to take Fido to the groomers? The hotel will arrange this special transportation in safe, comfortable crates where they can relax before their beauty salon session.
Dog Room Service – Order your dog’s favorite food from the room service menu
Dog Massage – Spoil your dog with this Canine Massage service. Simply ask the Concierge team for more information on the types of massages offered, and to book an appointment.
Nearby Pet-Friendly Activities:

Shopping – Does your dog need a sweater or collar to match your new outfit? The finest dog clothing is available walking distance from the hotel at Stars & Dogs, Via Della Frezza 66.
Dog Parks – The city offers many dedicated areas for dogs to run and play off a lease such as Parco Degli Acquedotti part of the suburban regional park of Appia Antica or Villa Alberoni Paganini, a beautiful villa with a romantic 19th century garden.
Veterinarian – Should the need arise, the hotel recommends Centro Veterinario Gianicolense on Via Lorenzo Valla, 25, 00152.
Dining – The hotel recommends the dog-friendly Bisque Restaurant in Trastevere, welcoming owners and their pets with a bowl and a snack. After all, Rome is a culinary Mecca.
For reservations and more information on Niquesa Hotels & Residences please call +44 (0) 20 7259 4660, email hotels@niquesa.com or visit www.niquesahotels.com.

Pet Friendly Shopping in Northern Virginia at Reston Town Center

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

Reston Town Center
11900 Market Street
Reston,
Virginia 20190
703-689-4699

Year round shopping and dining are only a part of what’s available here; there are free summer concerts, a seasonal ice-skating rink, a busy open air event pavilion, and more. Dogs are allowed at the plaza; it is up to the individual stores as to whether dogs are allowed inside. Dogs must be under their owner’s control, leashed, and cleaned up after at all times. This is a very dog-friendly shopping center, with many outdoor patios for you and your dog. Many of the high-rise apartment buildings surrounding the shopping center are pet-friendly apartments and condos.

For pet-friendly lodging or other information in the area see this DogFriendly.com Link.

Doggy date: Dallas’ top 5 dog-friendly patios

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Dallas‘ borderline obsession with outdoor seating is due in large part to the few months we are graced “patio perfect” weather. And luckily, that time is now. Pegasus News scoped out five of the best dog-friendly patios in the city. For the list, see here.