9 Top Dog-Friendly Hotels in Charlotte

Find a place to rest your head that’s as welcoming as your own home – for you and your four-legged friend. There’s plenty to choose from in the Charlotte area and we’ve rounded up some of our best suggestions. Sleep tight!

Top Dog-Friendly Hotels in Charlotte

1. Aloft Charlotte Uptown at the EpiCentre

First Ward
210 E Trade St.
Charlotte, NC 28101

  • Two dogs up to 60 lbs. are allowed for no additional fee
  • Dogs aren’t to be left unattended in rooms
  • “Arf” program offers pups special bowl and doggie bag of treats and toys
  • Friendly, knowledgeable staff
  • Plenty of restaurants, bars, entertainment nearby!

2. Westin Charlotte

First Ward
601 S College St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

  • Dogs up to 50 lbs. welcome with no additional fee – but call beforehand to make sure a dog-friendly room is available
  • Dogs receive a Westin Heavenly Dog Bed, mat, and pet welcome kit
  • Pets can’t be left unattended in room
  • Located in the heart of the financial district
  • Close to The Mint Museum and The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

3. Drury Inn & Suites Charlotte University Place

University City South
415 West W T Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28262

  • Pets welcome - $15 cleaning fee charged
  • Up to two pets per room
  • Pets not allowed in public gathering areas of the hotel
  • Complimentary (and delicious) hot breakfast available
  • Less than two miles from IKEA
  • Pool and fitness center

4. Residence Inn by Marriott Charlotte Piper Glen

Piper Glen Estates
5115 Piper Station Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28277

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  • Accepts two pets of any size for a fee of $75 per pet, per stay
  • Special signs provided to inform staff that you have a pet in your room (you don’t have to crate your dog)
  • Pet hospital really close by
  • Grassy area for pups to potty in
  • Easy access to I-485, I-77
  • Enjoy delicious complimentary hot breakfast!

5. Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham Charlotte/Executive Park

5840 Westpark Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28217

  • Accepts two pets up to 80 lbs. for $15 for one night, and $10 for each additional night
  • Spacious rooms with fully equipped kitchen
  • Hotel library with movies and music!
  • Outdoor grilling area – dogs will adore this!
  • Upbeat, dog-loving staff makes it extra special

6. Wyndham Gardens Charlotte Executive Park

440 Griffith Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28217

  • Allows up to two pets up to 50 lbs. for $50 per pet, per stay
  • Grassy area behind the hotel for potty trips
  • Tasty restaurant and bustling shops are within walking distance
  • Free shuttle from the airport runs every half hour
  • Modern, clean rooms and engaging staff!

7. Omni Charlotte Hotel

Fourth Ward
132 E Trade St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

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  • Welcomes two pets up to 25 lbs. for a non-refundable cleaning fee of $50 per pet, per stay./li>
  • Close pet friendly park for potty breaks/li>
  • Treats and water waiting in the room for your pup/li>
  • Bars and restaurants nearby have pet-friendly, outdoor seating/li>
  • Only 15 minutes from the airport

8. TownePlace Suites Charlotte University Research Park

Highland Creek
8710 Research Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28262

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  • Welcomes two pets of any size for a fee of $75 per stay
  • All rooms are pet friendly and plenty of grassy areas outside to walk the dog
  • You can even leave pups in rooms if they’re well behaved
  • Friendly staff
  • Located in the heart of University Research Park and minutes from other attractions
  • All suites have a full kitchen

9. Staybridge Suites Charlotte Ballantyne

Ballantyne West
15735 Brixham Hill Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28277

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  • Pet gifts are offered upon arrival
  • There is a “Pet Ambassador” on site
  • Yappy Hours are held weekly
  • $75 non-refundable pet deposit per stay (more for super long stays)
  • Located in bustling shopping, family-friendly district
  • Fully equipped kitchens
  • Complimentary breakfast and shuttle!

Unable to take your dog to a museum or event you’re hoping to attend? Luckily you can easily hire a local pet sitter to keep them company while you’re out and about. Don’t worry, they’ll be in good hands!