10 Best Pet-Friendly Airbnbs In Virginia Beach, Virginia - Updated 2022


Where Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean unite, you’ll find Virginia Beach, a holiday destination packed full of fun and steeped in history. It’s where America’s first English colonists first landed, and it continues to draw a crowd by offering memorable experiences for all your family members including the brightest-eyed and most bushy-tailed, your pets. There are some amazing off-leash dog parks, natural reserves with scenic trails, beaches aplenty, a 3-mile (4.8-kilometre) long oceanfront boardwalk, and they can even try their hand at surfing. There are excellent Mexican restaurants and Indian restaurants as well. For those who prefer more laid-back water activities, there’s also an outstanding aquarium, 121 miles (195 kilometres) of waterways for boating, kayaking, canoeing, fishing and whale and dolphin watching tours. If this sounds like something for you, set your sights on the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Virginia Beach, Virginia, below.

1. Cosy private suite close to everything (from USD 118)

This studio-style guest suite, with a private entrance, bathroom and living area, is perfect for a couple, or a family with one child, and your dogs. It is centrally located in a quiet neighbourhood with a nearby park that your pets will love, and is just 15 minutes from all of the highlights of Virginia Beach. These include the oceanfront, Neptune’s Park Beach Playground, Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Centre, Ocean Breeze Waterpark and the First Landing State Park with its many dog-friendly trails. For those bringing your best friends along, please note there is a small additional fee per dog per night.

Cozy & chic private suite - 15 Minutes to Ocean!
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
119 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sheets on the bed were crisp and the mattress itself was very comfortable
wonderful studio apartment with excellent amenities and cute details
adorable place the space is relatively small but well utilized and very comfortable
the running water in the bathroom makes a pretty significant amount of noise which isn’t ideal
but like i said i was comfortable enough considering
it was super clean and comfortable
the room is clean and cozy
the room was super clean
extremely clean well decorated with lovely touches
wonderful space super clean and very comfortable
they were fantastic hosts
friendly and helpful host
great host and amazing space
they were also very responsive
hosts rachel and philip were attentive and helpful
cute place nice location not to far from virginia beach
great location and beautiful place
wonderful place quaint and cute
i highly recommend this location
a good value in a nice location
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2. Two-bedroom beach house two blocks to the beach (from USD 175)

Located just a couple of blocks from the beach in one direction and a couple from the waterways of Rudee Inlet in another, this charming beach house puts the best of the Virginia Beach lifestyle on your doorstep. Enjoy sunning yourself on the sand with its complimentary beach chairs, towels, buggy for all your belongings, and cruiser bikes. Alternatively, you can enjoy fishing, jet skiing, parasailing and eating at sublime seafood restaurants just moments away. For those who prefer to do as little as possible on holiday, the property also has a front and back deck and a large side yard, with plenty of room for you to relax, and for your pets to play. Should they be accompanying you, please consult with the host first, as they are considered on a case-by-case basis and an extra deposit may be required.

Oceanfront Living! 2 blocks to beach 2 Free Parkin
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
112 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
everything felt clean and covid-safe
it was clean warm and comfortable
the place was clean and the beds were very comfortable
this is a great place everything was clean and comfortable
this home is very clean and comfortable
owner was extremely responsive
host had added some nice little welcomes
jeff was a great host he was very responsive to any questions
jeff was such an amazing host
the owner was very kind and left little touches like sweets restaurant recommendations and maps
the location is perfect
great neighborhood and close to everything
great location to the beach only a walk away from stores and other convenient locations
it's a very cute little place
we will be back awesome location
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3. Tranquil guest suite in a quiet neighbourhood (from USD 97)

After a day of sun, sand and sightseeing, it can be good to escape the crowds. This pet-friendly vacation rental, with accommodation options for up to seven guests and your pets, allows you to do just that. It’s located in a peaceful neighbourhood, near one of the Lynnhaven River creeks, and surrounded by greenery. To soak up all that serenity, just settle into a seat on the charming screened-in porch or take a quiet stroll around the great backyard with your pooches. If you need any help feeling even more at ease or at home, the host lives upstairs and is happy to provide tips, advice and even complimentary beach holiday essentials including beach chairs, umbrellas, surfboards, boogie boards and a canoe.

Quiet Neighborhood 7 Miles From the Beaches
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
426 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy and great amenities
the space was perfect and had everything we needed to feel comfortable
huge tv in the living area
the common area is fully large as well with a huge tv if so inclined
the shower is a nice touch and mona is a friendly and helpful host
the place was spotless and her bathroom was very clean
everything was very clean and welcoming
it is impeccably clean cozy and comfortable
the place was clean and cozy
the space was clean and comfortable
mona was an amazing host
mona was very responsive to my questions
mona was a great host and easy to communicate with
mona is a great host very thoughtful and a great communicator
awesome spot really friendly hosts
great location scenic backyard
great place and very convenient location
fairly close to the beach really nice set up
great communication great location will definitely book again
the neighborhood is nice and quiet
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4. The Suite at Lynnhaven (from USD 165)

This stylishly decorated one-bedroom vacation rental, that sleeps up to four, is located in a quiet residential neighbourhood that is great for long walks with your pets and has an inviting backyard space for shorter ones. What really sets it apart from other suites, though, is a generous full, open-plan kitchen perfect for creating delicious home-cooked meals and roomy enough for your four-legged friends to follow you around begging for a taste. What’s more, it’s just ten minutes from the oceanfront and downtown Virginia Beach, close to a great playground with basketball courts, and it gladly accepts pets with a small nightly fee for each one.

The Suite at Lynnhaven
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
274 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the chairs are so comfortable
nice size closet super comfy bed and bedding
the comforts of a hotel room with the space of a small one bedroom apartment
plus the fully equipped kitchen was perfect
everything was clean and tidy
beautiful spotless place to stay
clean comfortable and versatile space
the place is clean and well furnished
everything was sparky clean
seth is an amazing host
seth is an awesome host
seth was a great host
seth was such a great host
and seth was a great host
good location near a major mall
the location is good- close to anything you might need but still pretty private
great location and host
the place is situated next to places of interest
cute little place with everything you need
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5. Endless space with expansive views (from USD 1095)

This grandiose house with 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and space for up to 16 guests and all of your pets, is situated between the ocean and the inland waterways with expansive views looking out onto both. Beyond the spectacular scenery, this property provides tons of fun for families. This vacation rental with a pool has more than enough room to accommodate all of you. There’s also a huge family games room with a pool table, ping pong table, air hockey and foosball table. And for the younger ones, there’s even a custom-built sandbox. The spacious backyard also gives the furry family members plenty of room to run around in, and should they need more, the beach is just a five-minute walk away.

Best Deal in Sandbridge! Spacious.Sleeps 21 Max.
58 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 11 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities garage was perfect to keep busy large open space in upstairs plenty of room for large groups
we loved the view of the bay from the pool and master bedroom balcony
the heated pool and hot tub made cool days awesome
great working tvs in every room with plenty of cabbie channels and streaming apps to choose from
the beds were very comfortable
it was really clean and well equipped also
however the clean factor was a big issue for me esp since covid should make ppl more conscience
swimming pool is clean and family friendly
i actually messaged raymond in advance about cleaning and he assured me it would be done
it was clean when we arrived and the pool ad hot tub were beautiful adn enjoyable
house was beautiful lots to do raymond was a great host quick response
great host and great house we had a fabulous stay
ray was so helpful before during and after our stay
raymond was very responsive and attentive to our stay to make sure everything was going great
raymond was extremely accommodating and very responsive
great place close to a very quiet beach
the house was huge and the location was walking distance from the beach
location was perfect - just steps from the beach
close to the beach and not too far from good food
roomy house with great location and amenities beach a few minutes walk from house good local restaurants nearby
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6. Secluded Chesapeake Bay suite (from USD 267)

About 1 mile (1.6 kilometres) from the beach, you’ll find this charming one bedroom in-law suite perched on the second storey of a classic Chesapeake Bay style home. Despite being above the host’s house, it has private exterior staircase access and steps into a lovely yard with space for your pets to speed around in. It also has a fire pit, barbecue grill and pergola deck for you to enjoy. If your pets are already packed for their beach vacation, please let the host know in advance, as there is an additional fee per pet that is subject to approval.

Near Beach, Navy, Sportsplex, Conventions, Freeway
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
219 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfy and i love the rain shower
we really enjoyed our time and having a nice tv and netflix available was great
huge backyard nice and cozy
very clean spacious and private
it was incredibly clean and comfortable
the space is clean and well-appointed
apartment is chic clean and spacious
brett’s place was very clean comfortable and exactly as described
brett was an awesome host
brett is a great host
brett was a very good host
great space and great host
brett was kind accommodating and easygoing
super close to the beach and stores
great place close to the beach
a nice spot in a great location
great location 5 minutes from the beach
close to the beach thank you
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7. Charming family home (from USD 192)

This charming three-bedroom home, with room for six people and small four-legged family members, has a really laidback vibe. From the beach cottage decor to the big backyard, it invites you to kick your shoes off and get comfortable. To add to that feel, it’s located in an easygoing residential neighbourhood that’ll make you feel like a local. Also, it is just a short casual stroll, with pets in tow, to Chesapeake Bay. Should you wish to venture further, it’s a quick drive to all of Virginia Beach’s best attractions and is ideally located for making day trips to nearby towns like Williamsburg, Jamestown and Busch Gardens. Before you visit, please note that there is an additional fee for pets, payable prior to arrival.

Charming Single Family Home by the Chesapeake Bay
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
177 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen and amenities were wonderful
the window air conditioning units worked great and the kitchen and location perfect for our needs
the house itself is very well laid out and the beds and couch are very comfortable
having a fully fenced private back yard with a big table is a nice bonus
there’s a big back yard and three really comfortable beds
the house was clean and the beds were comfortable
the house was very clean and well stocked
house was nice clean and spacious
the house was clean bright and nicely decorated
super clean stylish place to explore norfolk from
owners welcoming and helpful
the hosts were very helpful
eddie was an excellent host
eddie was a fabulous host
everything about this home was great from the home itself to its location to its exceptional hosts
good location for near beaches
very cute space close to great beaches
charming house in a great location
comfortable space in a great location
chix beach(only 1 mile away) was such an amazing place
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8. The Crab Shack (from USD 178)

Set in a quiet neighbourhood full of pet-friendly walking paths, this one bedroom townhouse, invites up to four guests and your four-legged loved ones, to unwind in true beach vacation style. Aptly named ‘The Crab Shack’, it’s the ideal starting point for a getaway so good that you’ll have to pinch yourself to make sure it’s real. It features a cosy beach themed interior, spacious outdoor patio and yard with all the amenities and pet-friendly ceramic tiling throughout. Plus, it’s just a short walk or bike ride to the oceanfront, yet far away enough that you can enjoy the calm and quiet that you crave on a serene, seaside holiday. If you are bringing pets along, please do notify your host first, as there’s an additional fee per stay per pet.

Entire Home - Close to Beach - Pet Friendly
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
100 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the florida room was a great place to put their food bowls and blankets
the kitchen is well equipped with top of the line appliances and amenities
it was clean and welcoming and was a great stay
when we arrived the space was tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean
everything in the house was beautifully decorated and super clean
very clean with nice amenities
everything you need for a perfect weekend getaway and more very spacious well-decorated and extremely clean
highly recommend this airbnb host
they are very clearly thoughtful hosts and genuinely care about your experience in their home
both were so kind and quick to attend to my questions/concerns
john is a great host we had no issues at all recommended
a1 host we had a wonderful stay
john’s place is in a great location near beach and many restaurants
it has a wonderful location close enough to the beach restaurants and grocery stores
neighborhood was quiet and friendly
the neighborhood is quiet and charming and a short drive to the beach restaurants etc
quiet and friendly neighborhood
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9. Beach Country Barn (from USD 263)

A uniquely rustic experience meets all the modern conveniences in this spacious barn style lodge. Indoors, you’ll find space for eight guests and your pets, in a large open floor plan featuring a comfortable living room, two bedrooms, one bathroom and a full kitchen, fully-stocked for all your cooking needs. Outdoors, you’ll discover a refreshing saltwater pool, and all the amenities you could want for outdoor entertaining, all set in acres of open woods that add to the property’s rural charm. The farm life feel is further enhanced by the free range chickens that roam the grounds, but they can be kept in, if they’re a little too exciting for your pets. Speaking of pets, there is an additional fee for their stay and only dogs and cats are allowed. Some breed restrictions also apply, so please consult the host before booking.

Beach Country Barn
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
219 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the open floor plan is perfect for families and the foosball table is a nice touch
the wide open living space was so great to contain kids while giving them plenty of room
the beds were very comfortable
the foosball table is a nice touch and got lots of use
the open room concept really worked well with the family getting together
clean and spacious
clean and as advertised
very clean place to stay
the accommodation was very clean and comfortable
great space clean and well maintained
angelique was a wonderful host
host was delightful and responds quickly
host was very responsive and accommodating
angelique was a great host
she answered all my questions and was very helpful
perfect location in the woods and very close to the sea
the location was perfect was an easy drive to norfolk airport
beautiful quiet and close to everything
perfect location for beach kayaking farms berry picking and hiking
great place to stay close to va beach attractions and quiet sandbridge
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10. Cosy Lake Shores craftsman barn (from USD 125)

This 100-year-old barn, located on a historical landmark property, has been beautifully converted into a modern one-bedroom apartment with rustic charm. It shares almost an acre of land with the owner’s arts and crafts bungalow and features fantastic views of trees, flowers and a backyard vineyard. Beyond the property, natural wonders continue in the Lake Shores neighbourhood, where you can take leisurely lakeside walks with your dogs, or pile them in the car and head to the beautiful beaches of Chesapeake Bay, just a five-minute drive away. They’ll love this outdoorsy experience as much as you, and friendly dogs are always welcome, for a small additional fee each day.

Cozy craftsman barn near the bay!
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
661 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Barn 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning works great
the couch in the bedroom was a nice touch vs a single bed in the pictures
the cottage has a comfortable bed small kitchenette and well-equipped bathroom
the bed was comfortable and there were extra blankets in a chest
cozy barn is very accurate only got to spend one night but was a very beautiful space
clean charming place that’s dog friendly at a great price
everything was clean and thought of for traveling needs
the barn is clean
super beautiful and super clean
we loved how spacious clean and cozy the barn was
owner was very helpful
kara was a great host
kara is a great host
great hosts as well
very responsive host
cute place and a great location
super quiet location but very close to everything - beaches shopping major highways
wonderfully quiet place close to the beach
the location was very quiet and residential but close to virginia beach attractions
kara’s place is located in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood
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Have an historic beach holiday in Virginia Beach

Whether you want to follow in the footsteps of America’s first colonial arrivals or just leave paw prints on the sand, Virginia Beach blends old world charm and natural beauty with modern seaside fun and adventure. There’s something here to ensure that everyone in the family, however many legs they have, can create epic holiday memories worthy of the history books. Visitors can check out many theme parks and popular festivals. To get started, simply decide which pet-friendly Airbnb in Virginia Beach, you’d like your legendary vacation tale to be set in.

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