Furry family members need not be left at home when exploring the sights, sounds and smells of the Big Apple.
The top-class facilities in the finest pet-friendly hotels in New York rival many of those provided for human travelers. Get dogs wagging their tails and cats purring at our selection of the best and most exciting places to stay in New York with your pet.
Water bowls and pick-up bags will be delivered to your sleek room before you head out with Fido to one of the nearby Midtown Manhattan parks. The concierge offers advice on nearby pet-friendly restaurants and pet boutiques and can arrange dog grooming along with pet-sitting and walking services. In line with the Kimpton chain’s commitment to pet-friendliness, you can bring as many dogs and cats as you wish when you stay here.
Expect to have your pet photographed when you arrive for a stay at this Chinatown establishment. The self-proclaimed “dog-crazy” team loves to post pictures of visiting pooches to the hotel’s Instagram feed. And the pups are as welcome on the bedroom furniture as you are (but also have their own beds provided). You can cuddle up with your fur baby in chic urban on-trend surrounds and admire the modern art adorning the walls.
The characterful Thomson-branded hotel is part of the Hyatt group and sits in the Financial District just off Wall Street. The Gild Hall is also a short stroll from the Battery – a 25-acre (10ha) park providing ample opportunity for you and your pet to stretch your legs and burn some energy. Although one or two dogs are allowed and may be left unattended within the rooms, cats aren’t permitted.
With a three-story living façade, kokedama in the lobby and hallway planters incorporated throughout, 1 Hotel Central Park echoes its leafy location. Pop by the animal-loving concierge if your pooch enjoys treats and cuddles. The team will also offer recommendations for walking spots and provide healthy canine meals. And while pets can’t be left unattended in rooms, with the world’s most famous park on the doorstep, there’s a wealth of outdoor adventures you can enjoy together.
A mid-century modern aesthetic is fused with vintage art deco vibes at this upmarket hipster haunt in Tribeca. The nearest dog park is a five-minute walk away, and you can order delicacies from the dedicated hound menu. A pet product brand owns the Roxy, so there’s no charge for the food, beds, crates and bowls – and you can bring two dogs of any size.
The hotel catchline is “no pet left behind.” For a small charge, cats and dogs can stay in a room, loft or penthouse for a standard or extended stay. Those with four legs are treated with as much attention as those with two at this elegant 21-story establishment. With its dog run and doggie socialization area, Madison Square Park is just a few blocks away.
Found on the corner of 11th Avenue and West 48th Street next to the Hudson River, the slick Ink 48 Hotel was once a printing press (hence the name). You can add pets up to 50lb (23kg) to your reservation for a one-off fee. They’ll enjoy scratches, strokes and snuggles from the staff during your stay, and there’s a park just four blocks away.
Encapsulating the Broadway spirit of its Midtown location, this 610-bedroom hotel offers accommodation from doubles to two-bedroom apartments with a kitchen. A small fee applies when bringing your cats or dogs – you must ask for one of the dedicated pet-friendly rooms when making a reservation. Madison Square Gardens is a two-minute walk away, while Times Square is about 10 by foot or paw.