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Pet-Friendly Perks

gated dog park at the ryden with artificial turf grass area for dogs plus an outdoor patio and plenty of seating for dog owners

Dogs & Cats Welcome

Modern new apartment rentals at The Ryden welcome your furry friends. We allow up to 2 pets per unit. Pet rent is $60 per month per pet and there is a $500 refundable fee. Please contact us us to learn more.

Bring Fido to our pet-friendly community and let them roam in our gated dog park. Dogs will love the dedicated grassy area with plenty of space for safely roaming, exploring, and playing; humans will love the convenient patio area and comfy Adirondack-style seating.

Other Dog Parks Nearby

Some additional green spaces and places to explore near the Ryden:

  • SoFa Pocket Park - .2 miles away
    Just a short walk from The Ryden, The SoFA Pocket Park is a vibrant community space that transformed a previously underutilized 7,000-square-foot parking lot into an engaging urban park. Opened in summer 2021, it features separate play areas for big and small dogs with artificial turf, a demonstration garden by Veggielution, and spaces for workshops, food trucks, and pop-up events.

  • Discovery Dog Park - .7 miles away
    Offering more than 17,000 square feet for dogs to run, play, and socialize, this park has a decomposed granite walking path, bark mulch dog area, double-gated entrance for safety, water fountains, benches, and plenty of shade trees. Leash free!

  • Hart's Dog Park - 8 miles away
    The first of its kind in downtown San Jose, this 2,000-square-foot, off-leash dog park is located right on Santa Clara. It has artificial turf, benches, decorative and energy-efficient lighting, planters, and tree stumps for play. A handpainted outdoor mural by local artist Tom Colla adds to its charm. Leash free!

Nearby Dining & Restaurants

These spots in downtown San Jose all have pet-friendly outdoor seating areas.

  • The Old Wagon Saloon - .8 miles away
    Known for its lively atmosphere, this spot offers a variety of beers on tap, hearty American cuisine, and a spacious outdoor patio perfect for social gatherings and live music events.

  • 71 St Peter - .8 miles away
    Offers a cozy and charming dining experience with a menu that blends Italian and French cuisines, featuring farm-to-table dishes and wine pairings in a bistro setting with an outdoor patio.

  • Good Karma Brewing & Cafe - Known for its extensive selection of craft beers, organic juices and delicious vegan cuisine, this laid-back spot also showcases rotating art displays and live music on Thursdays.

  • The Brit Sports Pub - .7 miles away
    Menu boasts a wide selection of local and international brews alongside a mix of traditional British pub fare (fish and chips, shepherd’s pie) alongside popular bar food like burgers, chicken wings, and specialty pizzas.

  • The Grill on The Alley - .4 miles away
    An elegant and classic American steakhouse experience with a variety of high-quality steaks, chops, and seafood dishes.

  • La Luna Sucre - .6 miles away
    With a dog-friendly outdoor garden area, this European café and bakery specializes in authentic French and German pastries, cakes, and tarts.

  • 55 South - .6 miles away
    This swank craft cocktail bar and lounge has a dog-friendly patio area.