If your ideal holiday break involves immersing yourself in nature, touring historic sites, and sampling a variety of cuisines, then Door County won’t disappoint. Founded in 1851, the county features picturesque cities and towns, such as Sturgeon Bay and Baileys Harbor. With about 300 miles (482.8 kilometers) of shoreline, the destination is perfect for people looking to spend some time on the beach. At Egg Harbor Beach, you can rent a kayak or paddleboard and enjoy yourself on the water. The cherry on top are the scenic state parks, including Potawatomi State Park and Peninsula State Park where you can indulge in camping and hiking. As numerous travelers frequent the county time and again, it has become home to a variety of holiday rentals. The good thing is, some of them permit pets. Continue reading for details about the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Door County, Wisconsin.
1. Comfortable residence offering pet gifts (from USD 98)
This cottage is big enough for six guests and a furry friend. Upon your arrival at the cottage, you’ll receive a pet welcome basket. That said, you’re required to notify the owner before bringing your pet to the vacation rental. Also, a nightly pet fee applies for the entire duration of your stay.
There are lots of space for outdoor relaxation and activities, including the lovely backyard. A kitchen and a bathroom with hot water are other amenities available for you in this one-bedroom abode.
Countryside Cottage/Duplex Unit 7Fish Creek, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:cottage was cozy and pleasantmattresses could have been a little more comfortable
Cleanliness:the space was sparkly clean and comfy cozy for a ladies weekend awayit was clean and comfortable and well provisionedcottage is very clean and has been updatedthis cottage was clean and quietthe cabin was very clean and had comfortable beds
Host:the owner also operates a cafe in town where we had a couple of great lunchesRead more reviews
Location:cute little placegreat location just a couple miles away from downtown fish creekit’s central location made it it easy to explore door countycute little place in a country setting close to all the action in fish creekthe location is nicely situated and conveniently located nearby restaurants state parks and recreational areas
2. Modern home with bikes and WiFi (from USD 225)
For a quiet holiday break in Ellison Bay, choose this three-bedroom home. Accommodating up to six guests, it takes pride in having modern conveniences. A TV with Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, a Bluetooth sound system, and portable fans are there to ensure that you enjoy every minute of your vacation.
As if that’s not all, there’s WiFi for web browsing. Bikes, kayaks, and paddleboards are also provided for free. You’re welcome to stay with your dogs or cats, but an extra security deposit is required on top of your accommodation fees.
Ellison Bay Eclectic Style CottageEllison Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:beautiful and comfortable stay with lots of equipment for activitiesbike use was a great touch and the views from the living room during fall were amazingthe beds were very comfortable and we felt like we had everything we neededthat said the home is beautiful and comfortablethe kitchen has good quality appliances sharp knives and lots of china and serving bowls
Cleanliness:clean and great amenitieseasy check in very modern and stylish place and nice and cleanthe place was beautiful and clean and i so enjoyed playing games with friends around the table
Host:for the price and super host status we expected morethis place was beautiful and the owners are incredibly friendlytim was very responsive and the property was greattim was very easy to work with and responsivetim is a great host he was thorough in his communication and available if we needed anythingRead more reviews
Location:beautiful house and convenient locationperfect location and spot made our trip outstandingthis is a great house close to ellison baybeautiful home in a great locationthe location is ideal especially for visiting sister bay or washington island
3. Spacious abode in the countryside (from USD 275)
Equipped with five bedrooms, this holiday home is spacious enough for eight guests. Despite being in a rural setting, it feels safe and secure. If you’re in the destination with an automobile, there’s a two-car garage on the premises for parking. A full kitchen with a stove and oven will ensure that you prepare meals with ease as well.
The patio and a backyard with a hammock and fire pit are ideal spots for soaking up some sun. What’s more? Four-legged companions are welcome. An additional charge on each pet applies when you bring your furry pal.
Country Home on 60 acresSturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the wifi was excellent and the walking trails were fantastic
Cleanliness:everything was very cleanvery clean and nice farm housesuper clean and just as describedit was clean and easy to accessvery clean and lovely home
Host:host was very friendly and helpfula spacious classic home on a large property with very friendly and accommodating hoststhese hosts will make sure you're comfortable and your needs are metthe best host and stay in door countythe setting is absolutely beautiful and the hosts are gracious and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:loved the location of the housethe location of the house was a very easy five minute drive to the public boat launchgreat location and a lot of room to spread outterry was friendly and close by if you needed anythinggreat location enough room in the house for all 9 of us perfect for a long weekend
4. Restful cabin for four guests (from USD 170)
If you are after peace and quiet in Door County, then this two-bedroom cabin is a fantastic find. Among its numerous features are a charcoal grill and a fully equipped kitchen that you can use to prepare meals. Aside from that, you can take advantage of the nightly and weekly pet fees if you’re bringing your furry friend to the holiday home.
Make sure that the dogs you’re bringing along aren’t displaying aggressive tendencies or barking excessively. If you are going out of the cabin, you should crate your pup or have someone accompany them. For detailed pet policies, take note of the house rules.
Terra Cottages Gills Rock 1Ellison Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the cottage was comfortable and shabby chicwe especially loved the fire pit the grill and all the kitchen suppliescottage is very charming warm the fireplace was really cozysophie's cottage was cozy and welcomingthe cottage is cozy comfortable and well-stocked with supplies for cooking
Cleanliness:very clean and all the basics providedour cottage was clean and charminggreat place clean and worthy of a week's stayquiet peaceful clean easy check in and outeverything was clean and as described in the listing
Host:host is very responsivesophie was a great host very quick to respond to any issues or questionsperfect for a weekend getaway sophie is an incredibly proactive hostsophie is a great host and always availablesophie was an amazing hostRead more reviews
Location:great location right by the ferry to washington islandin a quiet area but an easy drive to restaurants and storesgreat location and cabin is well stocked with everything you needwe had an amazing time the location could not be any betterlovely cottages in a great location
5. Sturgeon Bay's Countryside Studio (from USD 75)
Featuring a modern kitchen and an independent entrance, this holiday home is an ideal place to run to if you are after fresh air and a laid-back pace. It pleasantly hosts four adults and sits in a quiet community with friendly and restful neighbors. Besides offering complimentary parking on its premises, there are bikes to help you move around.
Furry pals are welcome here; you just need to inform the owner before bringing your four-legged friend to the vacation rental. Take note that there is a two-dog limit, and a small fee for the pet’s accommodation applies. Guests are also requested to tidy up after their pets and keep them away from the furniture. For guests who are bringing their pets, the check-out time is at 10am.
Sturgeon Bay Countryside StudioSturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:there’s a drip coffee maker amongst the many kitchen amenities - recommend brining your own coffeeother suggestions: bring your favorite keurig pods wifi hot spotthe apartment was very comfortable with many amenities and nice toucheswe appreciated that the kitchen has lots of appliances (kettle toaster microwave pots and pans etcwe found the king size bed quite luxurious and had a great night's sleep
Cleanliness:clean and very organizedso clean the place was incredibly cleanvery clean and functional accommodationsit is very clean and cozyit was very clean and well-maintained
Host:every amenity was provided including a binder of helpful recommendationsthe host made us feel comfortable and had wonderful recommendations for activities and places to seenicole was a wonderful host to deal with from initial booking confirmation all the way to check-outcute spot friendly host nice paths in the surrounding areanicole was extremely kind and responded within minutes to any inquiry i hadRead more reviews
Location:perfect location for our tripperfect location secluded and quietperfect place centrally located to everything yet in a location that is peaceful quiet and relaxinglocation is easy to get to and quieta great little place and perfect location
6. Remodeled barn in a restful setting (from USD 208)
Have a good time in this reconditioned barn for four guests. This one-bedroom home away from home is found in a calm countryside setting. Thanks to its location, you’ll be near skiing and hiking trails. The owner is a pet lover, that’s why she permits up to two house-trained dogs on the premises. Introduce your furry pals beforehand to know if you can stay with them. You are also encouraged to bring a blanket as dogs must be kept off the furniture.
Also, please read the rental’s requirements before bringing your pet. That aside, the barn’s WiFi enables you to stream Netflix programs on the smart TV. A Bluetooth sound system, freshly laundered towels, and a kitchen are other perks within your reach.
Three Sister's Cottage Barn RetreatSister Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:cottage is very well appointed from kitchen to living space to bathroom to bedroomvery pet friendly--water bowls provided the big bed in the upper floor is really comfortablesuper comfortable bed that helped us relax after a full day of activitiesthe comfy cozy well appointed and decorated interior provided enjoyable and relaxing stay-in timesgreat jetted soaker tub up stairs and a great shower in the bathroom (downstairs)
Cleanliness:the space was clean the bed was very comfortable comfy sheets and blankets everywherehighly recommend the place was clean comfortable and perfect for a weekend getaway in door countywe rented both houses and both were clean had everything we needed and were pet friendly
Host:our host was wonderful and very responsivekathleen was a great host attentive and communicative when neededwonderful host and lots to dokathleen was very helpful and responded immediately to any questions we hadfirst off - this is a great cabin and the host was very good at communicating with usRead more reviews
Location:the location made it very easy to get to many of our favorite door county spotsgreat place to get away from technologythe location is also great for getting all around door cowe liked the location which is quiet and offers opportunities to hike nearbykathleen's place is close to everything and has everything you need in a place to relax
7. Waterfront cottage offering breakfast (from USD 125)
Book this two-bedroom cottage that is found on the shores of Rileys Bay. Here, you and your pet will be lulled to sleep by the cool breeze. You’ll also enjoy magnificent views of the bay from inside the cottage, thanks to its huge windows. WiFi is provided for easy and fast web navigation.
To top it all off, you’ll be offered breakfast each morning. If you desire to stay with more than two pets in this facility, kindly let your host know beforehand.
Door County Waterfront CottageSturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the best of both worlds comfortable furniture lovely views and many thoughtful extrasfree wifi for those who need it is included alsolots of large windows allow gorgeous views from every roomthe cottage is much nicer than pictured and has everything needed for a comfortable staythe cabin is perfectly functional with an amazing front room with lots of lake-facing windows
Cleanliness:clean and quiet very romanticthe space was clean and well appointedcottage was clean and the kitchen is well equippedwould highly recommend staying here great personal touches and clean beautiful cottageit's clean and good location
Host:great accomodations and even better hostshe is a super host for a reasonelaine was friendly and welcomingelaine and her husband were great host and very responsive to our wisheseven more over the top was the owner’s thoughtful supply of some basic breakfastRead more reviews
Location:the location and accommodations are wonderfulgreat location considerate hostess beautiful areathis is a cute quiet place right on the lakeexceptionally thoughtful hostess and outstanding locationgreat location we woke to 2 deer right outside the window
8. Doc's Hideaway (from USD 142)
Doc’s Hideaway is a mid-1800s cabin for six guests that has been renovated for your enjoyment. Use the backyard fire pit and seating area for a quiet time out in the sun. The 40-inch HD smart TV and WiFi ensure that you don’t feel bored. If you’re looking to book the rental anytime between November and April, do inquire about the monthly and weekly off-season discounts offered by the host.
That’s not all. Up to two well-behaved and friendly dogs are welcome on the property. However, pets are not permitted at the waterfront patio area. Your furry friends should not be left unattended, and if they are outside the rental, they must always be leashed. Please take note that cats are not allowed without prior approval in consideration of guest allergies. For detailed pet policies, don’t forget to read the house rules.
Historic Log Cabin by the Bay (Lake View)Ellison Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:exciting cozy cottage in the woodsterry was great- she even bought a coffee grinder for the place when we asked about kitchen accommodationssome kitchen/cooking amenities could use updating but overall a fun house to spend a weeknice kitchen with all the utensils and a nice yard with parkingthis is a perfectly charming and comfortable 100+ year old log cottage
Cleanliness:clean & cozy & quieteverything was clean and the kitchen is well equippedvery clean charming and fully appointedwe had such a lovely stay at this little door county cottage it was clean cozy and invitingit was extremely clean and a perfect quiet spot for us to spend a few days
Host:she was very responsive to our questions by providing quick answersthe owners are very helpful and responsiveterry was a great host and the cabin was lovelywe loved staying here and she was very responsive anytime we needed to communicateRead more reviews
Location:great place very quiet locationthe location is very quiet & peacefulperfect location for a relaxing weekend with loved onesthe location is pretty far up north in gills rock close to the ferry to washington islandthe cabin was cute and cozy and had neighbors that were close
9. Gull Cottage (from USD 111)
Gull Cottage is a waterfront holiday rental for eight guests. With a beautiful pet-friendly property like this, why leave your furry friend at home? You just have to inform the host of your intention to bring your dog beforehand. A non-refundable fee is charged per day to cater to the pet’s accommodation.
That aside, you’ll also have access to a fully equipped kitchen and a six-burner gas grill for your food preparation. The rental’s smart TV has apps that you can use to stream your favorite movies and music.
Gull Cottage Waterfront Home on Washington IslandWashington, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:bedding was quality and comfortable and furnishings were tastefully cottage chicthe cottage was so inviting and comfortablethe cottage is extremely comfortable and well take care of and has all amenitiesclean comfortably appointed amazing view loads of space remarkable dining room tablethe family room is amazing to look at the lake
Cleanliness:it was sparkling clean stylish and cozyeverything was so clean when we arrivedeverything was perfectly clean and crispwhat a beautiful home newly remodeled very clean with everything you needthe cottage was clean comfortable and well stocked with everything you would need
Host:host is very gracioushost is organized and very responsivehost is very responsive and a joy to deal withhost responsive and detail orientedshelley was a great hostRead more reviews
Location:great location on the waterthe lakeside location is perfecta great location on the wateralso the location was greatquiet and peaceful; close to “town”
10. Chalet By The Bay
Chalet By The Bay, a two-bedroom vacation rental for six, is an all-season boarding facility in Sturgeon Bay that is found in a quiet neighborhood. Your well-mannered dog is welcome for a fee. You can let your four-legged friend soak up some sun in the fenced-in backyard as you stream a movie on any of the three smart TVs inside the home. There are plastic bags available for easy pet clean-up, but you need to have your own towels for your dog. Washing your pup in the bathtub is not allowed. Also, please note that cats are not permitted on the property.
If you’re craving a homecooked meal, make the most of the full kitchen that’s supplied with a blender, microwave, and toaster.
Chalet By The Bay (Dog friendly) near the BaySturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:my kids loved the kids bedroom with their own tv coloring supplies and gamesthe yard is perfect for dogs and the beds are comfythere is also a super comfortable armchair in the living room that i did not want to leave
Cleanliness:great location very clean the house smelled so clean and was perfectit was clean and had everything we neededit was clean and well-stocked with the essentials (sheets towels and cookware)everything was very clean & well appointed thanks for a great stayit was very quaint clean welcoming and comfortable
Host:kathy was also very responsive to any questions we hadthe check in process was seamless host was responsive and the home was very cleankathy was very communicative and make the process easy and stress freecozy and comfortable little touches made it especially hospitableRead more reviews
Location:perfect family coordination form this locationthe location is great - not far from downtown at all and close to beautiful sunset parkit was walking distance to the beautiful sunset parkgreat house and awesome locationit’s a great location with shopping and restaurants nearby
Have an enjoyable stay in Door County
Aside from having a lot of good things in store for you, Door County has cozy vacation rentals that will make your pet happy. Before visiting the beautiful destination with your furry friend, check out any of the pet-friendly Airbnbs mentioned above.
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