If you’re as attached to your pet as we are to ours, then you’ve probably felt pretty bad about leaving Fluffy or Fido home alone while you travel.  On your next visit to Greater Raleigh, however, there’s really no reason you have to leave your pet behind!  With more than a dozen very pet-friendly (and many more that allow pets, with restrictions) hotels and accommodations in the area, you’ll have no problem finding the perfect place to stay.

For a casual stay with your pet, you can choose from a wide array of quality hotels such as America’s Best Value Inn, Days Inn, Holiday Inn, Red Roof Inn and La Quinta Inn & Suites.  If your pet is used to being a little pampered, you can find suites at Comfort Suites North, the Hilton, and Staybridge Suites.  For the ultimate in fine accommodations, bring your pet to The Umstead Hotel and Spa, a five-star hotel with amenities galore.

Perhaps you’re coming to town for a more extended stay.  Of course, you would want to bring your pet along, so why not check out StudioPLUS, Homewood Suites by Hilton, or Homestead Studio Suites.  These comfortable hotels offer accommodations that will make your stay of a week or more feel like your and Fido’s home away from home.  For a comprehensive list of pet-friendly accommodations in Greater Raleigh, visit this site.  Also, you can find accommodations that allow pets, but with restrictions, here.