Sunny Orlando’s biggest attractions are its world-renowned theme parks, but the Florida city is also home to plenty of shops, restaurants and places you can visit with your dog. Orlando is home to 450 hotels, but we’ve chosen these eight pet-friendly hotels for their amenities that cater our furry companions.
As always, we recommend reaching out to each hotel individually, prior to booking, to confirm details and let the staff know that you’ll be bringing your pet. If you’re flying to Orlando, and need a pet-friendly airline, also check out our database for the full scoop.
The eight best pet-friendly hotels in Orlando:
- Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando
- Alfond Inn in Winter Park
- La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham
- Disney Port Orleans Resort Riverside
- Rosen Shingle Creek
- Aloft Orlando Downtown
- Element Hotel Orlando Universal Blvd
- Holiday Inn & Suites Across From Universal Orlando
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Located just outside of Orlando in Winter Park, The Alfond Inn’s “Very Important Pup” package includes a specialty dog bowl, dog treats, toys and a donation to the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando. The 112 guest rooms feature contemporary decor, large bathrooms and flatscreen TVs. While your pup is enjoying their special treats, pet parents can take advantage of the free WiFi, heated pool, hotel bar and restaurant. The Inn also houses The Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art for Rollins College, a special perk for art buffs.
- Pet fee: $50 per day
- No weight limit
One of four hotels on Disney property that allows pets, Disney Port Orleans Resort Riverside welcomes dogs with a complimentary Pluto’s Welcome Kit. Inside, you’ll find a mat, bowls, a pet ID tag, courtesy plastic disposable bags, puppy pads and dog walking maps. The property also features four pet relief areas on the grounds for pet parents’ convenience. Meanwhile, human guests can enjoy on-site restaurants, pools, bike rentals, playgrounds and free WiFi.
- Maximum of 2 dogs per room
- Pet fee: $50 per night
- Pet must be current on vaccinations
Dogs, cats and even fish are welcome at the pet-friendly Aloft hotel in downtown Orlando. Dogs may be greeted with a welcome package including a bed, a bowl and treats. Guest rooms are contemporary and feature a desk, flatscreen TVs and partial city or water views. The hotel offers free WiFi, an outdoor pool, an outdoor patio, a chic lobby and a bar located on the ground floor or the hotel. The Aloft Orlando Downtown is located nearby several major highways and popular downtown Orlando attractions.
- No pet fee
- Maximum of 2 pets per room
- Weight limit: 50 pounds
Part of the Westin brand, the Element Hotel Orlando Universal Blvd offers modern digs where pets and their owners can rest. Element Hotels’ Love That Dog program offers perks for furry guests including a bed, food and water bowls and waste bags. Property-wide amenities include free WiFi and coffee, an outdoor saline pool and an outdoor patio. Element Hotel Orlando is also nearby Orlando’s ICON Park, which is home to 40 restaurants, boutiques and bars.
- Maximum of 1 per per room
- Pet fee: $50 per night