Not only are our Naperville apartments dog-friendly, but there are also countless places to go and things to do with your pooch in the area as well. Dining out, exploring nature, and having fun with your furry friend is so incredibly easy when you live at Glenmuir of Naperville. Here’s a look at some options for you and your dog – all within a short drive from your front door.
Just under a 20-minute drive from our apartments in Naperville is the charming downtown area. Here, you’ll find at least a dozen restaurants with dog-friendly patios that would love to host you and your pooch for a meal and a beer. Check out these delicious options below but be sure to visit the restaurant’s website for current hours, reservations, and other details.
- Blue Sushi Sake Grill
- Catch 35
- Egg Harbor Cafe
- Front Street Cantina
- La Sorella di Francesca
- Nando’s Peri Peri
- Peanuts Bar & Grill
- Quigley’s Irish Pub
- SixtyFour A Wine Bar
- Sushi House
- Ted Montana’s Grill
- Two Brothers Barrel House
Naperville Riverwalk – Known as the “crown jewel” of Naperville, the Naperville Riverwalk features 1.75 miles of tranquil brick paths to walk along with your pup. Running along the West Bank of the DuPage River, the Riverwalk is a beautiful place to stroll while enjoying the outdoor sculptures, artwork, bridges, fountains, and more. Just be sure to keep your pup on a leash as you take in the relaxing environment.
Whalon Lake Dog Park – Your dog can play and run free within the fenced, 8-acre Whalon Lake Dog Park. Located just a quick 15-minutes away from our Naperville apartments, the park features plenty of shade, benches, and access to trails, boating, and fishing. There is a smaller 2.5-acre park for dogs under 30 pounds and a permit is required to use the park.
Greene Valley Forest Preserve – Take in the sights and sounds of nature while enjoying the company of your dog at the 1,388-acre Greene Valley Forest Preserve. Inside the preserve, you’ll find over 540 species of plants – making it one of the most botanically diverse areas in the county. Dog owners will also find a fully-fence, 16-acre off-leash dog park for their dogs to frolic and socialize. Be sure to carry proof of a valid Forest Preserve District permit for each dog you bring.
Dog-friendly daycare, boarding, and fun
Wag ‘N Paddle – If your dog could design the perfect place to have fun, socialize, exercise, and feel loved and cared for – it would end up looking something like Wag ‘N Paddle. Located just over 10 minutes away from Glenmuir of Naperville, this doggy haven has 3 in-ground heated pools, an indoor, climate-controlled dog park with play equipment and padded floors, an outdoor fenced-in turfed area, self-service dog baths and a multipurpose room used for daycare, boarding, training classes, and room rentals. Dog owners can purchase monthly or annual memberships or you can purchase non-membership passes or pay a drop-in price.
Pet supplies, food, and baked goods
Two Bostons – No matter what your pet needs, whether it’s food, accessories, supplies, or toys – Two Bostons has you covered. Browse their store online for 24-hour ordering where you can pick up in-store or opt for doorstep delivery. Pet owners can speak with a pet nutrition specialist to determine the proper diet for your dog or cat and they are also baking fresh, healthy dog treats and jerky in-house.
Enjoy life with your furry friend by your side at our apartments in Naperville
Your dog is sure to stay happy, healthy, and maybe even a bit spoiled when they live at our Naperville apartments. Living at Glenmuir of Naperville, you never have to worry about leaving your pup behind while you go out and have fun – you can simply bring them with you! Schedule a tour of our pet-friendly apartments in Naperville today!