Luxury Pet Hotels Around the World (video)
Luxury hotels are opening up around the world catering to pets who are used to being pampered by their indulging owners. Many of these "five star" luxury hotels offer such amenities as indoor swimming pools, spa cuisine, television sets in private suites, personal fitness trainers, beauty shops and more.
The Canis Resort in Munich, Germany, for example, claims to be the first exclusive luxury hotel chain for dogs in the world. The first resort, which is located in Freising near Munich, offers nine heated lodges for up to 45 guests. Canis offers its pampered pooches personal and professional dog sitters who pampers them 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Personal fitness coaches are available to customize extensive and individual training and a dietary plan for each dog. The cost to stay at the hotel is $113 a night. Check out the video below.
In Gurgaon, India, the Kennel 1 luxury hotel for dogs, is spread over three acres of lush gardens. The 5 Star hotel offers a private swimming pool, air conditioning and spacious sleeping quarters with en suite toilets. The luxury resort also offers an in-house dog massage service for canines needing a little tender loving care. Check out the video below.
The Pet's Dream Park Hotel in Taipei Taiwan considers itself to be the ultimate VIP destination for dogs. Here, dogs swim in an indoor swimming pool and are pampered in the hotel's onsite beauty shop. The 9,000 square feet hotel, which can accomodate up to 50 dogs at a time, offers an indoor sports field, air-conditioned individual suites for guests and a 24 hour webcam system to enable owners to view their pets live online whenever they wish. Check out the video below.
If you think you've seen it all, then you need to check out this "luxury" hotel for fish.
The Nippon Koi Hotel in Singapore offers a full facility catering to the temporary housing of pet Koi. It has 200 ponds, ranging from small to "presidential size". The fish are fed and looked after 24 hours a day. There's even a koi hospital on site. Ponds cost up to $531 per month, though each can house multiple fish. Check out the video below.