Our country B&B in southeastern Ohio is a clean, comfortable, and safe lodging alternative to hotels in Athens County near Hocking Hills. When planning your stay with us, please review the following information for our pet friendly policies, cleaning procedures, cancellations, deposits, and more.
As of September 3rd, we can no longer accept pets. We will honor all reservations already made.
For reservations up to September 3rd, please, read the following policies:
Since our facility accommodates a variety of guests, some with allergies, one room is designated as ‘pet free’ zone (currently Chantilly). We must review each pet request on a case by case basis. We cannot allow pets without consent from management. (Call or text 937-974-3215)
Well-mannered and housebroken pets are permitted with permission. An additional pet fee of $15/per pet will be added to your reservation and a recent vaccination record will be required prior to any pet being permitted on premises. Pets must also be free of fleas and any other transmittable concerns.
Pets our NOT ALLOWED on any furniture or bedding. If Pet Hair is found on Furniture or Bedding a $250 cleaning charge will be added to the card on file. We ask that you please pick up and dispose of your pet’s droppings in the appropriate receptacles on our property. Pets will be on a leash any time they are in public. There are designated areas where pets can freely roam.
Please show respect for our community by being a responsible pet owner. If your pet is unruly in any manner (excessive barking, disturbing other guests, showing aggression etc.) we reserve the right to rescind your reservation and forfeit any refund for the remainder of your stay.
Pets may not stay alone in the room when guests are off site and must be supervised at all times on site except during meals. By order of Athens County Health Dept, animals are not allowed in dining room while meals are being served. Boarding centers are available nearby for daycare. This especially includes ballgames and graduations. There is a boarding center one mile and 5 miles away. Horse boarding available as well nearby.
Smoking, Vaping, and Candles:
We are a non-smoking facility, including vaping. We do not allow candles. We ask that all guests smoke or vape outdoors no closer than 50 ft in accordance with the State of Ohio’s smoking policies. Any smoking or vaping inside the Bed and Breakfast will result in an immediate request to leave our inn, forfeiting your deposits and an additional cleaning fee of $175 will be charged to your account.
The lodging industry has a long-standing commitment to cleanliness and safety. During this public health crisis, these practices have been enhanced for the safety of our guests and staff.
Deer Ridge Bed and Breakfast is currently following the Safe Stay guidelines established by the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) during this reopening phase of the economy. ( Please refer to the Safe Stay website for further information.
Stay Safe was created in accordance with guidance issued by public health authorities, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It is anticipated that these guidelines and protocols will evolve based on the recommendations of public health authorities and must be done in compliance with any federal, state and local laws.