Pets FAQs

Blue and purple sunrise sky of St. Pete downtown skyline.

The downtown waterfront sparkles in St. Pete. For a real treat, check it out at sunrise or sunset.

Are there pet-friendly places to stay in St. Pete/Clearwater?

Yes. Some options are the Hotel Zamora in St. Pete Beach, Island Paradise Cottages on Madeira Beach and TradeWinds Island Resorts on Clearwater Beach. There are many hotels, resorts and inns in different price ranges that will accommodate you and your favorite travel companion.

Which beaches are pet-friendly in St. Pete/Clearwater?

Take your pup to the dog beaches at Fort De Soto Park and in Honeymoon Island State Park for some four-legged fun in the sun!

Are there any local dog parks in St. Pete/Clearwater?

Yes. You can visit many dog parks in the St. Pete/Clearwater area including St. Pete Beach Dog Park, Kenwood Dog Park, Sand Key Park, A.L. Anderson Park in Tarpon Springs and John Chestnut Sr. Park in Palm Harbor.

Are there pet-friendly restaurants in the St. Pete/Clearwater area?

Yes. Some of these options include The Dog Bar on Central Avenue in St. Pete, Nina’s Cafe in St. Pete Beach, The Brown Boxer Pub & Grill in Clearwater Beach and Sloppy Joe’s on Treasure Island. Many, though not all, restaurants with outdoor dining areas allow well-behaved dogs on leash.

What other pet-friendly activities are in St. Pete/Clearwater?

St. Pete/Clearwater offers pet-friendly beaches, parks and bars that will give your furry friends a grand time.