Are you a PetParent looking for a new place to live with your pooch in Austin? Check out PetParent’s list on the best dog friendly apartments in Austin!
1. The Grove
Address: 3707 Manchaca Rd., Austin, TX 78704
Why you’ll love it: They’ve got all sorts of community amenities at the Grove like a 24 hour fitness center, a pool area with free wifi access, and it’s conveniently located near public transport! Your apartment will come equipped with central air and heat, modern appliances, not to mention a beautiful view. The Grove also has a homebuyers policy that allows you to end your lease early if you decide to purchase home.
Why your dog will love it: Not only is the Grove just a short drive away from Zilker Park, but it also has it’s own in-house Bark Park. This makes it a convenient choice for any apartment dwelling PetParent, especially for those nightly potty breaks.
Pet Policy: The Grove charges a $250 pet fee when you sign the lease and charges an additional $30 a month for pet rent. There is a 50 pound weight limit per dog, but if you contact management, this can be negotiable. Some breed restrictions apply.
Address: 810 West Saint Johns Avenue Austin , TX 78752
Why you’ll love it: These luxury apartments are a great choice for a PetParent looking to enjoy the conveniences of a modern style kitchen stocked with stainless steel hardware and black appliances. Midtown Commons has apartments with walk in closets, soaking tubs, and 9+ foot high ceilings. Their new phase II style apartments also have walk in showers, perfect for bathing your dog!
Why your dog will love it: Take your dog to Yappy Hours, events thrown by the front office for residents of Midtown Commons and their pooches. Midtown Commons has a nice fenced in area for your dog on it’s property too so you can take your dog out for a little playtime without going too far from your home.
Pet Policy: Pets need to be approved by management before you move in. You will need to sign a pet lease and attach a photo of your pet. They do not accept breeds that are considered aggressive breeds, and may be no larger than 100 pounds fully grown; pets over 60 pounds must live on the ground floor. Your pet must be at least 2 years of age prior to moving in. There is a required pet deposit of $250 per pet and a $300 pet fee.
Address: 4701 Monterey Oaks, Austin, TX 78749
Why you’ll love it: The Park is sure to please with lots of community amenities like a community garden, a 24 hour state-of-the-art fitness center, a resort style swimming pool, and a resident lounge with complimentary coffee, tea, and a breakfast bar. The apartments all have granite countertops, oversized garden tubs, and huge closets.
Why your dog will love it: As the name might show, The Park at Monterey Oaks really does have a huge park for both you and your pooch to enjoy. This nature park and walking trail serves as a leashed dog park sure to get those tails wagging.
Pet Policy: The Park at Monterey Oaks allows up to three pets at a combined weight limit of 150 pounds. In their one bedroom apartments, you’ll pay a fee of $200 and a pet deposit of $200 and in their two bedrooms, it’s a fee of $300 and a pet deposit of $300.
Address: 810 West Saint Johns Avenue Austin , TX 78752
Why you’ll love it: If you’re a PetParent who’s also environmentally conscious, Mosaic has been recognized as a 3-star green building by Austin Energy Green Building. They’ve also got lots of people pleasing amenities like a 1800 square foot athletic club, a cinema theater for private screenings, a gaming lounge equipped with a billiards table, and easy access to the Shops at Mosaic. Their apartments have lots of cool features to like walk in closets and washers and dryers in every unit.
Why your dog will love it: Mosaic connects with over 5 miles of Mueller jogging trails perfect for runs with your pooch. At Mosaic you’ll enjoy over 140 acres of open outdoor space and the community Lake Park, perfect for dogs who love to swim.
Pet Policy: Mosaic allows up to two pets per apartment at a combined weight limit of 85 pounds. There’s an initial $300 pet deposit, a $300 pet fee, and a $15 charge per month for pet rent.
Address: 10300 Jollyville Rd, Austin, TX 78759
Why you’ll love it: The view!!! The Hardrock Canyon was built so that most of their apartments would face out viewing the beautiful canyon or into the trees or greenbelt, bringing it’s residents back to nature. You’ll love their uniquely designed apartments equipped with wood-burning stone fireplaces, gourmet kitchens, and crown molded ceilings. Their community features also include a club house, a fitness center, and it’s within walking disatnce of the beautiful Austin Arboretum. It also has three pools.
Why your dog will love it: Not only is Hardrock Canyon a pet friendly community, but it’s also got a 3,000 square foot pet park! It’s easy to take your pet to Lake Travis, Lake Austin, and the Arboretum too as the complex is near all three of these locales. They also frequently host Yappy Hours in the dog park and will hand out free treats and toys for Fido and pizza and drinks for you!
Pet Policy: Hardrock Canyon allows up to two pets per unit and charge a $400 pet deposit for one pet or a $600 pet deposit for two pets. Half of the deposit is non-refundable and some breed restrictions apply.
Address: 10301 Ranch to Market Rd 2222 Austin , TX 78730
Why you’ll love it: Riverlodge is the perfect place for hill country living in an apartment style setting. Their luxurious community amenities include a heated spa facility, 2 pools, a 24 hour fitness center, a playscape, and many more features! Inside the apartments they’ve also got self cleaning ovens, garden bath tubs, built in bookshelves, and 8 foot sliding glass doors.
Why your dog will love it: The Riverlodge community is super pet friendly! Not only do they have a pet park, but it’s also an off leash pet park! They’ve also got quick and easy access to countless nature and hiking trails for active PetParents and their pooches.
Pet Policy: Riverlodge allows up to two pets per apartment. There is no weight limit for pets at this complex so it’s perfect for the PetParent with bigger dogs! There’s a $100 pet deposit and $300 fee for one pet and a $200 pet deposit and $400 fee for two pets. Some breed restrictions apply.
Address: 3001 Esperanza Crossing, Austin, Texas 78758
Why you’ll love it: It’s another great eco-friendly choice, as it is the only 4 star energy rated apartment building in Austin! It’s customizable too with four choices of luxury interior finishes. It features an outdoor saltwater lap pool, an outdoor yoga area, and free daily fitness classes at it’s 2500 square foot wellness center. Apartment amenities include oversized windows for natural light, movable granite kitchen islands, patios and balconies!
Why your dog will love it: The Domain Parkside has a great enclosed dog park on it’s property which is great for potty time, but don’t forget those baggies! It’s also conveniently located near the Domain’s 9 acre park, perfect for some serious play time with your pooch!
Pet Policy: Two pets of any size are welcome at the Domain per unit. There are no breed restrictions at the Domain Parkside either! Pet fees are charged by the weight of your pet; for dogs 0-75 pounds there is a $200 pet deposit plus a $250 pet fee, and for dogs 76 pounds and up the pet fee is $350.
Address: 11624 Jollyville Road, Austin, TX, 78759
Why you’ll love it: When you rent an apartment with Marquis at Ladera Vista you’re renting in one of the most beautiful areas of Austin, the Arboretum area with surrounding views of the Northwest Hills. Enjoy your apartment equipped with a fireplace, custom kitchen, and a patio or balcony of your very own! The complex itself has a 24 hour fitness center and 24 hour emergency maintenance.
Why your pet will love it: On the property, there are several walking trails perfect for leashed walks with your dog. There is also a dog park where Fido can run free!
Pet Policy: Certain homes in the complex are specifically designed to be pet friendly. For information on weight and breed restrictions contact the front office. Every pet is approved by management when you apply for a lease.