Traveling when you're a pet owner inevitably comes with the added challenge (and expense) of figuring out where to house your furry family member. We'll help you skip this step and bring your pet along for the fun at these Long Island hotels, where Fido is just as welcome as his two-legged brothers and sisters.
The Andrew Hotel
INFO: 75 North Station Plaza, Great Neck; 866-843-2637, andrewhotel.com PET RULES: Pets under 30 pounds are permitted; guests will be charged an added $150 fee. Animals must be accompanied and controlled at all times.
INFO: 31 W. Water St., Sag Harbor; 844-227-6672, baronscove.com PET RULES: Dogs are permitted in some of [the hotel's "Village Garden" rooms. One dog, no more than 50 pounds in weight is permitted; all dogs must be registered in advance. Guests should book the hotel's "Travels with Charley" dog package, which includes a dog bowls, door hangar, waste bags and frisbee. (The full dog policy is posted on the Baron's Cove website).
Red Roof Inn
INFO: 699 Dibblee Dr., Westbury; 516-794-2555, redroof.com PET RULES: Guests may bring one well-behaved pet (90 pounds or less) at no added charge; the animal must be secured and attended at all times.
Homewood Suites by Hilton
LOCATIONS: Carle Place, (40 Westbury Ave.; 516-747-0230, homewoodsuites3.hilton.com) and Plainview (1585 Round Swamp Rd.; 516-293-4663, homewoodsuites3.hilton.com) PET RULES: Cats and dogs under 50 pounds are invited to snuggle up at Homewood Suites by Hilton. Two pets are allowed per room. A nonrefundable cleaning fee ($200 Carle Place, $150 Plainview) is required and a $10 cleaning fee is required every day thereafter.
The Inn at Fox Hollow
INFO: 7755 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury; 800-291-8090, theinnatfoxhollow.com PET RULES: The Inn at Fox Hollow, a boutique hotel, allows dogs that weigh 30 pounds or less, with a $150 nonrefundable cleaning fee deposit and a $15 charge per night thereafter. No other pets are allowed. No animals are allowed in the Royal Suite, no matter how fancy the pooch.
Glen Cove Mansion
INFO: 200 Dosoris Ln., Glen Cove; 516-671-6400, glencovemansion.com PET RULES: Up to two dogs under 40 pounds are permitted; a $50 nonrefundable cleaning fee is required per pet. Animals must be caged when housekeepers are working or when unattended; no pets are allowed by the pool area.
Residence Inn Long Island Hauppauge/Islandia
INFO: 850 Veterans Memorial Hwy.; 631-724-4188, marriott.com) PET RULES: $100 nonrefundable flat deposit is required; two pets maximum allowed.
INFO: 1830 W. Main St., Riverhead; 631-369-2200, indigoeastend.com PET RULES: One dog is permitted per guest, per room; a $50 charge per stay will be posted to your room upon check-in. Owners are responsible for any damage caused by the pet. Dogs must be crated when the guest is not the room; housekeeping will not enter the room if the dog is not crated. All dogs must be leashed when on the premises; the hotel reserves the right to ask the owner to kennel the dog elsewhere if the animal presents any issue (at the owner's expense). Pets are not permitted inside the restaurant or pool area.
The Mill House Inn
INFO: 31 N. Main St., East Hampton; 631-324-9766, millhouseinn.com PET RULES: Rooms 19-40 are pet-friendly; an added daily $60 charge is required. Animals must be leashed when on-premises; dog beds and bowls.
LOCATIONS: Garden City (5 North Ave.; 516-222-6277, gardencity.place.hyatt.com) and Riverhead (451 E. Main St.; 631-208-0002, longislandeastend.place.hyatt.com) PET RULES: Only housebroken dogs weighing 50 pounds and under are allowed; two dogs may be permitted in a guestroom provided the combined weight does not surpass 75 pounds. Guests staying 1-6 nights must pay a nonrefundable $75 non-refundable fee; guests staying 7-30 nights pay a $100 cleaning fee in addition to the $75 non-refundable fee. A two-dog maximum is permitted; guests planning to stay more than 30 nights should contact the hotel in advance.
Bay Watch Hotel & Marina
INFO: 2 Foster Ave., Hampton Bays; 631-728-4550, hamptonbayshotel.com PET RULES: Pets are permitted for an added daily charge of $59 per pet, and only in designated cottages. Owners must clean up after their animals, and pets are not permitted in the pool area (and must be leashed when outdoors).
La Quinta Inn & Suites
LOCATIONS: Garden City (821 Stewart Ave., 516-705-9000, laquintagardencity.com) and Bohemia (10 Aero Rd., 631-881-7700, laquintaislip.com) PET RULES: Pets are welcome in first floor rooms; there are no size restrictions or added fees.