Pets deserve to be pampered on holiday too, and few establishments understand this like The Egerton House Hotel. The elegant Knightsbridge townhouse welcomes animal loving guests and their companions, and is committed to making sure its four legged visitors enjoy the same level of exceptional service as their owners. Fortunately, London is home to plenty of spoiling spots for animals, from grooming spas to chic pet boutiques and even dog yoga classes. If you're travelling with a furry friend, these are the best places in London to pamper your pooch.
Doggy Afternoon Tea at The Egerton House Hotel
The happiness and satisfaction of its guests is of utmost important to The Egerton House Hotel, and this includes any canine visitors. A Pet Concierge makes sure that every pooch that checks in has everything he or she requires, from a welcome massage to an extensive grooming menu. Moreover, four legged guests are also included in The Egerton's famous Afternoon Tea service thanks to its Doggie Afternoon Tea. Tails are guaranteed to wag with a selection that includes chicken and beef meatloaf, a homemade dog biscuit and Doggylicious ice cream. Fido will also receive a chew toy to take away, a great way to keep him occupied for the rest of the afternoon.
Stress relieving and social, Doga, or yoga with your dog, enables owners to practice Hatha yoga without leaving their dog at home. The practice is said to help support the bond between pet and owner and help calm and soothe both humans and animals. Yoga teacher Mahny Djahanguri is the founder of DogaMahny, which provides regular Doga classes in London as well as one-to-one, or 'paw to paw', sessions.
Pet Pavilion is London's go-to boutique for impeccable grooming services and a fantastic range of toys and accessories. The Egerton House Hotel offers complimentary transfers to the Gloucester Road salon for guests looking to treats their pets to a day of pampering. Opt for the Pet Pavillion Spa Package, which includes eye cleansing, ear cleaning and nail clipping as well as a shampoo and haircut. As part of the package, dogs will also receive a fresh breath treatment and moisturizing conditioner for their coats, ensuring they leave looking and feeling tip top.
Mungo and Maud
Spoil your pooch with a spot of retail therapy at London's most elegant pet store. Mungo and Maud, located on Belgravia's Elizabeth Street, is committed to creating design-led pet products that utilise natural materials and also happen to be seriously stylish. Pick up a beautifully made, hand stitched leather collar, a snug cable cashmere pullover for your canine friend or a reversible wool dog blanket that's ideal for hounds that are often on the go.
Ensure you and your pet have the ideal stay at elegant, luxurious and dog friendly Egerton House Hotel.Image Credits: Doga © DogaMahny. All other images © Red Carnation Hotels