When planning a family getaway, it can be critical to make sure that the perfect vacation rental includes a welcoming spot for the family dog. When booking with TurnKey, there’s sure to be a vacation rental home that suits guests with both 2 legs and 4.
Here are 4 of our favorite pet-friendly vacation rentals.
Move fast to secure this true beach vacation rental: The Pacific Ocean literally laps at the rocks in front of the pet-friendly, 2-bed/2-bath home in gorgeous Ventura County. Up to5 guests and their 4-legged friends can spend their Solimar Sands vacation trying out the home’s beach toys and surfboards or playing on the nearby tennis and basketball courts and handy playground. Meanwhile, the more urban-minded can head to nearby Ventura in only 10 minutes to take in a movie, do some shopping, and make a grocery run for fixings for group meals on either the home’s covered patio or deck with lounge chairs and a dining table for 4. For the even more adventurous, Santa Barbara’s world-renowned delights is only 30 minutes away. This vacation rental is open and charming, but its real selling point is the location: practically atop one of Mother Nature’s most spectacular settings. Take advantage of this incredible opportunity to commune with the waves and nearby dolphins while watching the sun go down from the oceanside porch.
Welcome to Cottonwood Heights, and the perfect Salt Lake City, Utah, family-and pet-friendly vacation rental! This open-layout,4-bedroom/3.5 bath-home in the exclusive Oaks at Wasatch community is perfect for families and man’s best friends, while its convenient location means there’s easy access to entertainment for all. Both kids and dogs will love to run off their energy in the nearby park, the superior ski slopes of Brighton, Solitude, Snowbird, and Alta are all less than 16 miles away, and local eateries will keep foodies in heaven. The community offers easy access to its many amenities: a quick stroll off the deck and out of the backyard’s lush greenery leads to a communal footpath—perfect for a dusky stroll with the dog (and kids) before a night spent relaxing in 1 of the 2 dedicated living spaces, catching up with the humans and human friends you came to connect with.
This charming Fort Morgan, Alabama vacation rental has 4 beds and 4 baths, and sleeps 8. Literally across the street from the Gulf of Mexico, water views feature both from the deck and the master-bedroom balcony. The stilted property is perfectly situated in the coveted community of Heritage Shores and guests can arrange for full use of the neighborhood’s swimming pool and tennis/basketball courts just across the street, as well as private Gulf access. And when all 8 guests gather together on the vacation rental’s large wooden deck, or on the lower level’s spacious outside covered area to grill out and catch a glimpse of the darkening Gulf, the biggest worry on anyone’s mind will be making sure the family dogs don’t run off with the evening’s dinner fixings!
Groups of up to 12 (plus the family dogs) will fall in love with this Gulf Shores, Fort Morgan, Alabama 4-bed/4-bath vacation rental and charming teen-friendly guest cottage. Cabana del Mar, as the property is fondly known, is a short stroll to both beach and bay—the Gulf of Mexico’s famous white-sand beaches are a mere 5-minute walk from the fully-fenced, private property that comes pre-stocked with beach gear. The other direction lies Bon Secour Bay where, after a quick 7-minute walk, guests can get active fishing, kayaking, canoeing and boating. Alternatively, take everyone for a good long ramble through the 7,500 acres of Bon Secour Bay National Wildlife Refuge, just 3.5 miles away and a great chance to spot the Great Blue Heron and much more. Back at home, relax on the wrap-around deck, 2 screened porches, or covered patio and Let the kids and the dog play in the fully fenced yard while you fire up the grill for a BBQ and catch up on everyone’s Shore-side adventures.
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