While planning a vacation is always fun, leaving your pet at home sure is not. However, with these pet-friendly places to stay near Salinas, you can forget about the stresses of having to find a pet-sitter or the burden of leaving your pet in someone else’s hands. Go glamping in the great outdoors with your four-legged friend! Located on California’s rugged central coast, Salinas is surrounded by endless attractions and adventures to see and explore—from the many trails and caves in nearby Pinnacles National Park to whale watching or fishing in Monterey Bay. High season is considered to run from May to September when the weather is warm and dry, but it is an exceptional area to explore all year round. Here you will find yourself surrounded by nature and able to rest, recharge, and breathe in that fresh coastal air.