The Boarding House in Cape May, N.J. comes with perks for pups.
THE SCOOP: Your first hint that the Boarding House is canine-friendly is a big one: The surf-inspired 11-room boutique hotel is right across from Lafayette Street Dog Park in downtown Cape May. It’s also just a short stroll to the Washington Street Mall, with its many shops and restaurants.
PERKS FOR PUPS: Free snacks from the local Black Sheep Dog Treats, doggie waste bags, discounts at the nearby Muddy Paws self-service wash and boutique and the dog-friendly Harry’s Ocean Bar and Grille, and free access to the dog park from dawn to dusk. Walking services available for a fee.
RATES: $191-$211. $45 fee per night for up to two dogs; rooms must be booked by phone.
CONTACT: 810 Lafayette St., boardinghousecapemay.com, (609) 884-4884.