Dog Guidelines

To ensure everyone’s stay is enjoyable:

  • Please register your dog prior to check-in.
  • A $75 non-refundable fee* per dog per stay will be charged to your room account upon arrival.
  • Dogs may not be walked through the lobby; please use access doors off the parking lot.
  • Dogs must be leashed at all times when outside your guest room.
  • Your dog must NOT be left unattended at any time during your stay to prevent disturbances.
  • Please remove dogs from your guest room to accommodate housekeeping or maintenance services.
  • Only service dogs are permitted in restaurant or pool areas.
  • Please walk your dog in the designated areas (see the guide, below) when on Ridge Hotel property.
  • Please clean up after your dog and properly dispose of waste in the designated areas on hotel property.



Downtown Shopping with Dog

Downtown Dogs
Lake Geneva’s Dog-Friendly Atmosphere
Lake Geneva offers shopping, activities, and eateries that allow your furry family member to be by your side. Most restaurants have patio seating that accommodates leashed dogs, and dog-friendly stores are marked with window signage. You can even rent a paddle board for you and your dog at Clear Water Outdoor. Stop on by and bring Spot with you! has a complete listing of pet-friendly restaurants in Lake Geneva that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. View a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners who’ve eaten there. Bone Appetit!

To register your pet, call us at 262.249.3800.

*Fee per dog is $75 plus tax.  This is a one-time fee for stays up to four days.  For those staying five days or more, a $75 fee+ tax will be charged every five days.  Please note: The Ridge Hotel is located in the rolling hills of the Midwest where ticks are present. Please take the proper precautions for your dog.