The Ruff Life? Hardly

Isabel Gardner | September 14, 2018 | Lifestyle

BOST_0918_047-1.gifWho is more deserving of a little downtime than man’s best friend? At the Mandarin Oriental, Boston, your pup can revel in almost all of the luxurious hotel and spa amenities that you do. Choose from two dierent deluxe doggie programs: Classic Pup and Pampered Pup. Classic pups will enjoy a plush sleeping pillow, mineral water, puppy place setting and a “doggie bag” lled with homemade artisanal biscuits. Your companion will also have access to a concierge-recommended dog walker, sitter and vet services, and can also dine alfresco on Watermelon Pupsicles and Vanilla Pup Cups at Bar Boulud. e Pampered Pup program includes all of the Classic Pup luxuries, plus an upgraded deluxe sofa, personalized food and water dishes, “wag bag” of treats and toys, and a carrot cake. And there’s more: a private tting at e Fish and Bone boutique and time spent at Pawsh, a spa for dogs, for a “Pawdicure” and “Furry Facial.” With perks like this, being in the doghouse isn’t such a bad thing. Classic Pup $150; Pampered Pup $338, 776 Boylston St., mandarinoriental.com/boston

Photography by: Leise Jones