As National Dog Day approaches on August 26, pet owners all over Florida are eager to celebrate with their furry companions. Luckily, many hotels in Miami now offer pet-friendly amenities to ensure your best friend feels right at home. From play areas to thoughtful touches catering to their needs, these hotels go the extra mile to make your pets’ stay enjoyable alongside yours.


Moxy Miami South Beach

On August 26th from 8:00 AM-8:45 AM, the stylish Moxy Miami South Beach will be hosting a rejuvenating DOGA yoga session, in partnership with Pet Valt. Taking place at the property’s tropical rooftop bar and pool, The Upside, fur moms and dads are invited to dip their paws into the world of Doga and unleash an unparalleled sense of connection with their furry companion. Engage in gentle yoga poses, stretches, and relaxation techniques designed to strengthen the mind-body connection for both you and your pup. Complimentary water and yoga matts will be provided, as well as fresh treats and freebies will be available from The Farmer’s Dog. Tickets are available for $25. For more information and to book visit


Arlo Wynwood – Pups & Art

Arlo Wynwood, located in the vibrant Wynwood neighborhood, warmly welcomes up to two pets (dogs or cats) per room, each weighing under 75 pounds. Enjoy your stay with your Furry VIP (Very Important Pet) and find water bowls and mats provided in the room. Arlo Wynwood’s partnership with D.O.G. Hotels Wynwood means a fantastic 10% discount on all services for guests with an Arlo Wynwood Key Card. Additionally, a complimentary pet shuttle service is available to transport your pet to D.O.G. Hotels Wynwood for a luxurious experience. Please note a nightly pet fee of $20 (pre-tax) per pet, and all pets must be registered with the front desk upon arrival.


The Marker Key West Harbor Resort – Pups in Paradise

Celebrate Puppy Love at The Marker Key West Harbor Resort, where your furry companion is treated like royalty. Upon arrival, your pet will receive a special welcome bag filled with toys, treats, and a custom Marker Key West pet tag. The resort even offers champagne for the adults to toast to a delightful stay. Your furry friend can enjoy puppy turndown service and indulge in a dinner under the stars with a multi-course dog food menu. Additionally, The Marker Key West Harbor Resort partners with Lazy Dog, a pet-friendly adventure company, offering paddleboarding, kayaking, and pontoon boat excursions for four-legged adventurers.


The Balfour Hotel Miami – Ocean Sandy Paws

At The Balfour Hotel Miami Beach, pets are cherished family members, and the Ocean Sandy Paws package ensures they receive a warm welcome. Your pet will enjoy a goodie bag with a portable water bowl, dog treat, toy, doggy bags, and a clip-on doggy bag dispenser. As a treat for you, the $150 pet fee for the length of your stay is waived. With its prime location on Ocean Drive, The Balfour offers a tranquil hideaway from the bustling city.


THesis Hotel – Coral Gables

Embrace the #THesisPetLife at THesis Hotel in Coral Gables. Your pets will love the comfortable beds and cute bowls by Paco & Lucia, along with tasty treats from Bullie Bites. The hotel’s surroundings, including grassy areas and a nearby park, make it super pet-friendly. Enjoy the rooftop pool and fantastic dining options at the on-site restaurants, Mamey and Orno.


The Elser Hotel & Residences

The Elser Hotel & Residences is a 49-story luxury tower in Downtown Miami featuring 646 residential-style rooms all with gorgeous floor-to-ceiling windows, unobstructed bay views, walkout balconies, luxurious bathrooms for every bedroom, fully equipped kitchens, and washers and dryers in every unit. The pups who visit The Elser are pampered from the second they arrive. A pet concierge is available for guests looking for the best pet care nearby. The pet concierge will curate a special selection of groomers, doggie day care and walkers tailored especially for you and your pup based on your preferences. Upon special request, The Elser pet concierge will deliver dog bath products and locally-made pet food at a cost so you can continue to pamper your pooch during your visit. There is a $100 non-refundable pet fee and a limit of two pets per room under 75 pounds each.


Hotel Effie – Miramar Beach

Hotel Effie at Miramar Beach treats pets as part of the family and warmly welcomes them on vacation. Upon check-in, your dog will receive a thoughtful welcome package, including a dog bed, bowl, toys, and treats from Einstein Pets. For your convenience, the hotel offers exclusive partnerships with Goochie Poochie Doggie Resort & Spa and What’s Up Dog for off-site pet sitting. Hotel Effie’s luxurious amenities and rooftop pool provide the perfect setting for a memorable stay.


Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort – Miramar Beach

Sandestin® Golf and Beach Resort is a paradise for both humans and their four-legged companions. With a plethora of walking trails and miles of sandy beaches, there’s no shortage of activities to enjoy together. The resort even boasts a Bark Park, a safe and clean environment for your pets to have some off-leash fun. Don’t forget to meet the resort’s feathered resident, Maryann the Macaw, who resides at Marina Bar & Grill.


The Gabriel South Beach

The Gabriel South Beach, a luxurious boutique property located on Ocean Drive, warmly welcomes pets for a small nonrefundable fee. Situated across from Lummus Park and the beach, this hotel is ideal for leisurely strolls in the South Beach sunshine with your furry friend by your side.


The Gabriel Miami

The Gabriel Miami offers spacious rooms and suites with stunning views of Biscayne Bay. When your pets check into The Gabriel, they’ll receive a “Doggy Bag” welcome amenity filled with treats and toys. Your furry companion will find a branded dog bowl, mat, and plush dog bed waiting in the guestroom. The hotel’s team has also curated a puppy itinerary, highlighting nearby pet-friendly walking areas and dining options.


Kimpton Shorebreak Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

The Kimpton Shorebreak Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort exudes an elevated and vibrant atmosphere with an art deco flair. This pet-friendly boutique hotel offers a range of amenities and extras, including a plush pet bed, water bowls, mats, and bags for your dog’s walks. Moreover, the hotel provides a concierge list of nearby pet-friendly restaurants, parks, groomers, and boutiques to ensure a delightful stay for your furry companion.


This National Dog Day, don’t leave your beloved pets behind when you explore the vibrant city of Miami. Choose one of these pet-friendly hotels, and rest assured that your four-legged family members will be treated with the utmost care, making their vacation as memorable as yours. Whether it’s a relaxing beach escape or an adventure-filled city stay, these hotels cater to all your and your pets’ needs. So pack your bags, grab the leash, and embark on an unforgettable journey with your furry friends by your side!