Bring Fido along to Sedona Verde Valley

Sedona Verde Valley is a great place to take your whole family on vacation and that includes your dog! No need to leave your four-legged best friend home when you come visit us. There are many hotels and restaurants that will accommodate your furry friend. You won’t miss out on any of the fun the area has to offer with plenty of dog friendly activities to choose from. To make your stay in Sedona Verde Valley with Fido easier, we came up with a list of places and activities that will be very happy to welcome your dog!

Places to Stay

The Orchards Inn is known for large luxurious rooms with amazing Red Rock views, a convenient uptown Sedona location steps from restaurants, shopping and activities, and a healthy grab-and-go breakfast bar. Pet friendly rooms are available. Two pets up to 50 lbs are welcome with a fee of $35 per night.

Located in the heart of Sedona, El Portal is a beautiful twelve suite, pet friendly hotel. They welcome their four legged guests with a basket of treats, baggies and a blanket/sheet, with no pet fees. It was even voted Best Pet Friendly Hotel in the USA by and!

Located in the heart of scenic Jerome, the 12 rooms of the Connor Hotel combine history with a high level of modern comforts and convenience. Pets are welcome with open arms and dogs beds and treats will be waiting for your furry companion in the room upon arrival.

Places to Eat

The Golden Goose American Grill serves classic American dishes and specializes in great steaks, seafood and homestyle cooking. Pets are welcome on the expansive outdoor patio, which is shaded with beautiful umbrellas or warmed with heaters in the cooler months.

The Haunted Hamburger clings to the mountainside overlooking the beautiful Verde Valley with views all the way to the San Francisco Peaks. Dogs are permitted on the patio and the staff is very accommodating to four legged friends.

Creekside American Bistro sits overlooking Oak Creek, with one of the most beautiful Red Rock views in Sedona. Creekside doesn’t just accommodate pets, they even have a full menu for your furry friends! With venison stew, steak tartar and chicken cookies on the menu, your pets will enjoy dinner as much as you do.

Hog Wild BBQ is the place to go for great ribs, beef brisket and pork while visiting Cottonwood. They have a shaded, dog-friendly patio and are located close to a dog park. It’s the perfect stop for you and your furry friend!

Wineries and Vineyards

Nobody gets left behind on the Verde Valley Wine Trail! Javelina Leap Vineyard and Winery is a very dog-friendly place that makes excellent, hand-crafted wines.

Oak Creek Vineyards and Winery offers great wine tastings for humans and a big bowl of water and treats for Fido on the outdoor patio.

Finally, your dog is always welcomed at Alcantara Vineyards and Winery and may even become friends with the resident cats and dog.

Dog Park

Sedona Dog Park offers separate fenced areas for large and small dogs, water stations, benches, and a large shade structure in a scenic location. It’s the best place to let your dog run freely during your stay in Sedona Verde Valley!


Red Rock Magic Trolley‘s mission is to provide an affordable, fun and inspiring tour of Sedona, great for all ages and even for your (small) best friend. Small dogs are allowed to ride on their owners’ laps and can also enjoy the breathtaking scenery!

Northern Arizona’s premiere ATV tours, Arizona Offroad ATV Tours,  will guide you through the unique backdrop of Arizona’s high desert country. They welcome your 4-legged friends. In fact, their dogs have ridden for years and love it! No one has to miss this tour.

You can also take your dog on a hike around Sedona Verde Valley. Most trails and parks allow dogs, just don’t forget to keep on leash and to bring plenty of water for them!