Do you hate leaving your prized pooch behind when you travel? Of course you do! Fido is a part of the family, after all. Fortunately, if you're visiting Santa Barbara, it's easy to bring your dog (or cat) along; this a very pet-friendly city with many welcoming hotels. No more expensive kennel reservations, no more worrying if your pets are getting the attention and care that they need. The pet-friendly hotels here have everything you and your pets need for a comfortable stay.
This list of the 10 Best pet-friendly hotels tells you where to stay when your pet or pets travel with you. Some of these allow pets to stay free of charge, and some allow animals for a small additional fee.
If you want your animals to enjoy the lap of luxury, consider booking a room at the relaxing Bacara Resort and Spa. Luxury pet beds, handsome in-room food and water bowls, and outdoor dining - with their master(s) - are the name of the game here. Downtown living more your speed? Reserve a room at the Canary Hotel Santa Barbara. Pets stay free, and the concierge will even book Fluffy a grooming appointment.
For budget accommodations near the beach, spend a night or two at the Motel 6 Beach Santa Barbara. Not only is it the very first Motel 6, but also it is within walking distance of East Beach and the Santa Barbara Zoo.