The time is now to travel with every member of the family

Plan your pet friendly hot spot now with the beautiful Summer weather in full swing, we are all beginning to get the itch to travel. Finding a place where Fido or your purrfect kitty can go is always easy though.  We’ve compiled a great weekend getaway list that you and your pets will truly love. From a stay-cation in Illinois or a quick trip to Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan or Missouri we got you locally covered for a weekend of fun. 



Dog on Beach in Illinois

Stay: Up to two dogs stay free when you stay the night at Hotel Palomar Chicago

Explore: 5 great on the water places to explore with your pooch HERE

Eat: Harry Carays Tavern 


Madison, WI

Dog in Madison WI

Stay: Speckled Hen Inn

50 acre estate for families, couples and business travelers to enjoy a little bit of heaven together.

Explore: Lake Kegonsa State Park – beaches, camping, hiking and more … 

Eat: Bad Dog Frida – Hot spot for dog gone good treats, dog artwork and more


Wisconsin Dells, WI

Dog driving a boat

Stay: Baker’s Sunset Bay Resort 

Right off of Lake Delton with indoor and outdoor pools, beaches,  nightly bonfires and outdoor fireplaces, free breakfast and minutes away from the casino and outdoor activities. 

Explore: Dells Boat Tours 

Eat: Dairy Queen – not only are they popular here for your pups, they will have your back anywhere you go for a cold snack for you and them.



dog on train

Stay:  French Lick Resort

Explore: Indiana Railway Museum and Train Ride 

20 miles of the wide open to explore. Enjoy many special themed tours as well. Take a grand tour through the mountains, forest and tunnels for an exploration of fun with your pet. Make sure to call ahead to make sure they are not already booked. 

Eat: French Lick, IN – You’ll find every and any type of food that the whole family will enjoy. 


Duluth, MN

dog outside

Stay: Duluth Water Park and Resort 

Explore: The great outdoors of Duluth 

Eat: Canal Park Brewery 



dogs running in Iowa

Stay: Feel like you’re at home with this amazing vacation rental right off the Mississippi River HERE

Explore: Felon Place Elevator 

Eat: Great Escape Galena – near Dubuque in Galena, IL



dog in Michigan flying

Stay: Mission Point Resort 

Explore: Lake Michigan Shoreline

Eat: Grill’N and Chill’n Waterfront Cafe



dog with wine

Stay: St. Louis City Center Hotel 

Explore: Museum of the dog, American Kennel Club Museum 

Fun, old time photo’s done with your dogs HERE

Eat: Stone Haus Farms  Enjoy a fine glass of wine with your furry best friend