Dog lovers can go way beyond giving their favorite pooch a mere bone this holiday season, thanks to the VIP Pup Package at The Alfond Inn at Rollins, voted Florida’s #1 Hotel by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler.

The Alfond Inn at Rollins is located in Winter Park, the historic, walkable city known for its welcoming dog-friendly shops and more than two dozen dog-friendly restaurants and sidewalk cafes, along with a 23-acre green space on Lake Baldwin where dogs can run off leash during specific posted hours.

Art hotel, Alfond Inn at Rollins College, The Cornell Fine Arts Museum
The Alfond Inn at Rollins College is the only hotel that is houses the art collection

The VIP PUP Package includes two nights in a dog-friendly guest room, complimentary keepsake water bowls, and signature treats at turndown, plus more tail-wagging amenities that will treat four-legged guests as truly pampered pooches.  In keeping with the hotel’s philanthropic mission, for each VIP Very Important Pup Package booked, a donation will be made to The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando.


  • Two-nights in a Classic Room.
  • One specialty dog bowl.
  • Tennis balls.
  • A variety of dog treats and toys.
  • One complimentary ThunderShirt, a special, soothing vest that gives dogs a “hug” as it applies a gentle, constant pressure with a calming effect.
  • Includes the $50 pet fee.
  • A donation to The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando.
  • Rates start at $249 per night plus tax, based on double occupancy.
  • Visit .V.I.P. (Very Important Pup) Package for details.