Best Pet-Friendly, Oceanside Hotels in Palm Beach, Florida

If you're like many happy pet owners, you like to bring along Fido or Mittens when you travel. Unfortunately, some so-called pet-friendly hotels are situated in less than ideal locations that are unappealing or downright gloomy.

The next time you visit upscale Palm Beach, Florida, however, your pet can enjoy the same royal treatment as you when you stay at one of these best pet-friendly hotels with an ocean view. Each of these have been chosen for their luxurious and comfortable accommodations in the friendly, yet sophisticated atmosphere of one of the most beautiful spots on the East Coast of the United States: Palm Beach, Florida.

Palm Beach Historic Inn
‪365 South County Road
Palm Beach, FL
(561) 832-4009

The Palm Beach Historic Inn is a gorgeous, white-washed, 2-story stone and stucco building on the corner of South County Road and Chilean Avenue. Its Spanish-style architecture consists of multiple arches around the facade, Spanish roof tiles, a romantic faux bell tower, and wrought-iron railings. Just seconds away from the Atlantic Ocean on foot, the staff at this cozy inn is happy to welcome you and your family pet to stay in one of their pet-designated suites.

Room rates vary depending on the season when you book, but expect to pay in the range of $150 to $250, plus tax and charges. Discounts are sometimes available when you book and pay in advance. You'll also need to phone ahead to discuss the pet deposit fee, which is adjustable depending on the size and breed of your pet. If you require any extras such as water bowls or pet snacks, the always-courteous staff is happy to help out whenever possible.

The Palm Beach Historic Inn in Palm Beach, Florida, offers many amenities that include a 24/7 business center with computer and printer accessibility, high-speed WIFI, complimentary local calls, complimentary continental breakfast, Keurig coffee makers in every room, bicycle rentals, in-room spa treatments, local fitness center privileges, personal concierge services, and beach gear rentals such as towels, umbrellas, and chairs. At the Palm Beach Historic Inntideline, you and your pet will feel right at home while you enjoy exploring the unique beauty of Palm Beach.

Tideline Resort
2842 South Ocean Boulevard
Palm Beach, FL

The Tideline Resort is a boutique hotel with 134 tropical décor rooms, situated right on the beach. With room balconies and views of the ocean or intracoastal waterway, you and your pet can relax knowing that you're both perfectly welcome. Pets stay free of charge, with no restrictions on weight or breed. A short, 200-yard walk is all you need to depart hotel grounds and walk little Gracie or Max.

For some two-legged exercise, visit the 24-hour fitness center that offers walking treadmills, elliptical machines and some light free weights. After a day's activities in the warm Florida sunshine, dip in the resort's infinity pool or relax your muscles in the hot tub beneath an everlasting marble tile waterfall.

Room rates are moderate to expensive, ranging between $150 and $450, plus tax, depending on the room and the season. WIFI is available for $12.99 a night, or free if you're a Kimpton Karma rewards member. An on-premises restaurant and bar offers room service. The concierge desk is available for special needs or local destination information on a request basis. A stay at the Tideline Resort in Palm Beach, Florida, is a dream vacation that you and your pet can relish.

The Brazilian Court
301 Australian Avenue
Palm Beach, FL

You and your pet won't be disappointed with The Brazilian Court in Palm Beach, Florida. Considered one of the top 500 hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure Magazine, this luxury hotel is just .4 miles to mid-town beach and .2 miles to downtown Palm Beach. Everything you would want to see in Palm Beach is within walking distance.

Rates are on standard for this part of Florida, ranging between $200 and $400 depending on the dates of stay and the room. Pets 20 pounds and under are welcome with a $100 deposit. Guests may have a maximum of two pets. Your pet will even get a welcome swag bag (they call it an amenity bag) filled with bottled water and pet treats. However, they don't provide water bowls or other pet services, so be prepared to bring all you need to take care of Fido's needs.

Get some personal pampering at the on-site renowned Frédéric Fekkai Salon and Spa, where you can enjoy everything from a hot stone massage to European facials. Enjoy fine dining at Café Boulud, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as food all day long at the bar. The Brazilian Court represents quintessential Palm Beach living at its best.

Kate Supino writes from sunny South Florida where she enjoys spending time finding ways to travel with her cat.