Pet-Friendly Accommodations

Here at Ayres Hotel & Spa Mission Viejo - Lake Forest, we're thrilled to welcome you and your four-legged friends! 

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Pet Packages
Pet Packages

Bring 1 Pet

Includes overnight accommodations and pet fee for 1 pet

Pet Packages
Pet Packages

Bring 2 Pets

Includes overnight accommodations and pet fee for 2 pets

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Things to Know:

  • $75 one-time non-refundable fee per pet
  • Maximum 2 pets with 50lb weight limit

Pet Policy

Pet Amenities:

  • Pet Beds
  • Pet Bowls 

To book:

  • Call the hotel direct at (949) 305 - 7200

  • Book Online
    • Select your dates of stay 
    • Click "View Room Details and Enhancements"
    • Under "Enhance Your Stay" select "Bring Your Pet"
    • And you're done!

Pet Policy

Acceptable Pets

  • Well-mannered dogs, cats, and fish.
  • We reserve the right to require immediate removal of any pet that displays dangerous or unacceptable behavior; including, but not limited to, biting, excessive barking/noise, evidence of disease, or urination or defecation in public areas.
  • No more than two pets may occupy each guest room.

Pet-Friendly Areas

  • A pet-station is located on the south side of the hotel. A waste receptacle with bags is located in this area.
  • It is your responsibility to dispose of pet waste in the receptacle provided.


  • Pets must be leashed or held in arms in all common areas of the hotel including the pet-potty area.
  • With exception to service animals, no pets may be brought into the Breakfast/Dining room.
  • Pets are not allowed to lounge in either the lobby or the pool area.

Pets In Room

  • The only time dogs and cats may be left in a guest room unattended is when you are having breakfast or enjoying social hour.
  • At all other times of the day or night, dogs or cats cannot be left unattended in guestrooms.


  • Hotel policy requires all rooms to be served at least once a week.
  • For the safety and comfort of your pet, Housekeeping will only enter your room when you and your pet are not present.
  • Our Housekeeping staff will not be responsible for cleaning up or removing pet waste.
  • Please contact the Front Desk to schedule the best times for us to service your room.


  • There is a $75 non-refundable fee per pet (up to 7 nights).
  • An additional $5 non-refundable fee will be assessed for each additional night.
  • Other fees may apply for any unwarranted cleaning or damages caused by your pets.

Service Animals

  • Ayres Hotels complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and state/local laws regarding Service Animals.
  • Guests traveling with a Service Animal will not be charged a pet fee. Charges may be incurred, however, should a Service Animal damage or soil the Hotel.
  • Per the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), Emotional Support Animals (ESA) do not qualify as Service Animals as they have not been trained to perform a specific job or task.
  • Emotional Support Animals (ESA) will be charged the standard pet fee according the hotels policy. To learn more, please defer to the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) website.

Nearby Dog Parks & Hospitals

Dog Parks & Walking Trails

  • Pinecrest Park - 1.9 Miles
    21310 Pinecrest
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Wilderness Glen - 3.8 Miles
    22500 Los Alisos Blvd
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
  • Barker Ranch Dog Park - 4.5 Miles
    25600 Baffin Bay
    Lake Forest, CA 92630
  • La Paws Dog Park - 8.2 Miles
    25100 Felipe Rd.
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Aliso Viejo Dog Park - 8.5 Miles
    Creekside Park, Cedarbrook
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Pet Stores
  • Petco (Trabuco Hills Center) - 1.5 Miles
    27815a Santa Margarita Pkwy
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Pet Hospitals

Pet Friendly Restaurants & Breweries