Why leave Fluffy at home when your dog can have as much fun as you will in Huntington Beach? With its dog friendly beaches, dog parks, stores and restaurants, tails will be wagging and pet owners will be smiling. There are also several local pet-friendly hotels that will treat your furry family member like a special guest and provide the amenities that prove why it’s a wonderful dog life in Huntington Beach. 

Check out the following hotels (listed in order of proximity to the Huntington Beach Pier), and you will understand why your pooch deserves a vacation, too.

 

Shorebreak Hotel 

500 Pacific Coast Highway

Steps from the beach, the Shorebreak Hotel combines the relaxed sun-drenched spirit of the Orange County coastline with edgy modern accents. The only hotel located near the iconic intersection of Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway, the Shorebreak Hotel puts guests in the center of eclectic shopping, dining and entertainment.

PET POLICY

Pets allowed: dogs, cats with preapproval

Fee: free

Restrictions: no weight or breed restrictions

Rooms: allergy-free rooms available by request, two dogs per room or with preapproval

Extras: pet beds, bowls, waste bags, dog sitting and walking services (fees apply), dogs are allowed on Zimzala restaurant patio, special dog menu available

 

The Waterfront Beach Resort 

21100 Pacific Coast Highway

Overlooking Huntington Beach, this Hilton hotel is a 14-minute walk from Huntington Beach Pier. Recreational amenities include a tropical swimming pool, sand volleyball court, basketball court, lighted tennis court, bicycle rentals and fully-equipped fitness center. All 290 hotel rooms include private, furnished balconies - most with breathtaking views of the pristine Southern California coastline.

PET POLICY

Pets allowed: dogs, cats

Fee: $50 per pet per five-night stay

Restrictions: up to 75 lbs. per pet

Rooms: two animals per room or with preapproval

Extras: pet beds, waste bags, dog guest bags that include treats and a water bowl, dog sitting and walking services (fees apply), dogs are allowed outside at the restaurants with reservations or at the pool deck

Special package: Wag It at the Waterfront – includes the best room rate plus $100 (pet fee is waived) with all the pet amenities, a 20-minute walk with one of the managers, as well as two dog beach sweatshirts and a pet bed embossed with “Wag It at the Waterfront” made from recycled sheets and down feathers

 

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa 

21500 Pacific Coast Highway

Featuring modern accommodations, meeting venues and a great oceanfront location, the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa is a full-service resort property. It features 517 guestrooms with private balconies, elegant and casual restaurants, the Pacific Waters Spa and a state-of-the-art fitness center. A walkway crossing the Pacific Coast Highway provides direct access to the beach.

PET POLICY

Pets allowed: dogs only

Fee: $150 per room per stay up to six nights, an additional $150 service charge will apply from day seven through 30

Restrictions: up to 50 lbs. per pet or two dogs with a combined weight of 75 lbs.

Rooms: two dogs may stay in a guestroom provided that the combined weight of both dogs does not exceed 75 lbs.

Extras: food and water bowls, pet pillows and pet-friendly door hangers, dog treats are available for purchase in Surf City Grocers, dogs are allowed in the outdoor courtyard areas

 

The Hotel Huntington Beach

7667 Center Avenue

The Hotel Huntington Beach is a newly renovated eight-story luxury boutique hotel situated just off the 405 freeway and six miles from the Huntington Beach Pier.

PET POLICY

Pets allowed: dogs only

Fee: $50 per pet for total stay

Restrictions: up to 75 lbs. per pet or with preapproval

Rooms: two dogs per room or with preapproval

Extras: waste bags, dog walking area behind hotel

 

Extended Stay America Huntington Beach

5050 Skylab West Circle

Extended Stay America, located nine miles from the Huntington Beach Pier, is designed specifically for people who need more than just a room with amenities not typically found in a hotel room. In addition to the comfortable recliner and large work desk, the oversized studio suites feature a kitchen that allows guests to prepare meals. Guests also have access to a 24-hour coin-operated laundry facility (helpful for you and your dog after an afternoon at the dog beach).

‎PET POLICY

Pets allowed: dogs, cats

Fee: $25 per pet per night up to $150 maximum per pet

Restrictions: up to 25 lbs. per pet

Extras: exit doors lead to outdoor grassy area for dog walking