Be a part of the story unfolding beneath the lively streets of San Antonio and let the 15 miles long waterway engross you in its serene ambience, entertain you with its spirited festivities and elucidate to you its immensely rich heritage; that’s exactly what you’re going to experience while exploring the treasure trove that River Walk is. Besides the waterway, there is much more to San Antonio which catches the tourists’ fancy.
Its adventurous streak, artistic bent, awe-inspiring attractions, vibrant events, umpteen dining options and shopping outlets speak volumes about San Antonio’s popularity among globetrotters. And it’s not just human travelers but their furever friends are also welcomed with equal fervor in the city. Antonio has got something for everyone – including pets – for it very well understands that your pooch is nothing less than a family to you. In addition to many a pet-friendly places, there are numerous hotels in San Antonio that allow pets to stay with them.
From the hotels that would make your pet feel like a VIP (Very Important Pet) to the ones that would pamper your furbaby with treats and toys; San Antonio has scores of accommodations where four-legged companions are gladly received. Well-mannered, adequately vaccinated and properly groomed dogs and cats are heartily welcomed for they are less of a nuisance to fellow guests. However, there are certain rules which you and your furball need to abide by for a comfy stay.
Some of the dog friendly hotels in San Antonio do not accept the canines that are bigger than a certain size and some of them do not allow more than one pet to stay in their rooms. Your pet may not be allowed in the dining areas and public places of the hotel. It may be expected of you to not leave your furry friend unattended at any point of time. You may find separate space, like a pet walking area, or such, in the premises of the hotel which caters specifically to the needs of furry creatures. Each hotel has its own pet policy. So, it’s wise to be aware of the same beforehand to steer clear of problems during your stay.
Got dog? Get park! That’s right. It’s an unsaid daily ritual to walk your dog and for that you need a park. San Antonio has plenty of beautiful parks where puppies and their parents can have fun to their hearts’ content. To name a few – Brackenridge Park, Tom Slick Dog Park, McAllister Dog Park, The Bark Park and Phil Hardberger Dog Park.
How about cruising with your tail-wagging buddy on the waters of River Walk and simultaneously heading to the finest restaurants in town, settled along the shore? That’s pretty much exhilarating! Ain’t it? Well, Charlie Wants A Burger, Rita's On The River and The Original Mexican Restaurant are some of the places with patio where you and your furry friend can treat your taste buds with some authentic mouth-watering cuisines while soaking in the scenic surroundings.
There are hundreds of pet-friendly hotels available in San Antonio at different prices. Depending on the amenities they provide, it can cost you as low as $30 to the exorbitant price of $650 for one night’s stay in a hotel with your pooch.
There are loads of pet-friendly hotels but some of the top-notch ones are Hotel Havana, Red Roof PLUS San Antonio Downtown Riverwalk, Aloft San Antonio Airport, Westin Riverwalk San Antonio, Hotel Gibbs, Hotel Indigo San Antonio Riverwalk, and Hotel Contessa Riverwalk.
San Antonio has got off-leash dog parks where your four-legged friend can indulge in many frolics. Madison Square Dog Park, Panther Springs Park, Schertz Dog Park, and Universal City Dog Park are some of those parks.