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Stay Reel: Pet-friendly perfection

These pet-friendly stays ensure you and your favorite furry friends experience a perfect getaway — no matter where you’re headed. | By Leanne Philip | May 19, 2023

There are many things that go into creating an ideal stay — the right pillows, delicious meals and a cozy room, to name a few. When you travel with pets, however, that must-have list becomes even more important. After all, creature comforts are key, especially when enjoying rest and relaxation away with your fur family. Don’t believe us? Keep reading to get the inside scoop on a paw-fect stay with Hilton.

The cat’s meow

For travel blogger Shalee and her cat Aspen, there’s nothing quite like a comfy Hilton bed. That’s why we invited Aspen, his brother Maverick and their parents to enjoy a weekend away at Homewood Suites by Hilton Jackson. In addition to plenty of outdoor excursions and cat-watching, the memorable stay included the specially named “Aspen Suite” and a welcome basket of kitty trinkets. Purr-fection.


Have dog, will travel. At least, that’s what TikTok stars Johnathan and Teddy, aka @aguyandagolden, do. And now you can too! The dynamic duo gave us (and animal-lovers everywhere) the inside scoop on what to pack when traveling with your furry friend. Need even more inspiration for your pup-friendly getaway? Follow along and see how Johnathan and Teddy fill their day with adventure during a weekend stay at Home2 Suites by Hilton Charlotte Belmont.

Wild ride

Nothing says celebrate the season quite like a summer road trip through the South with your pet. But where to start? Our all-access guide has got you covered. From pet-friendly hotels to the best dog parks and animal attractions, this road trip itinerary is guaranteed to please. So, pack up your dog bed, water bowl and a favorite toy or two and get ready to hit the road.

Leanne Philip is a content marketing manager at Hilton. She has written for numerous print and digital platforms, including Travel + Leisure, The Atlantan and Barneys New York.