Rent safe and private dog water parks hosted by locals in San Jose, California

Sniffspot's private dog parks are the best way to exercise your dog. We have the best variety and the best priced dog parks anywhere!

Designed for private play.
Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit.

Popular private dog water parks near San Jose, California

Maxie Water Park 🏖️Seasonal Close/ Private Dog Pool In San Jose | Sniffspot
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San JoseCalifornia95124
5.0151
Sniffspotsupport@sniffspot.comUnited States
David AdamsFounder
Maxie Water Park 🏖️Seasonal Close/ Private Dog Pool In San Jose

Seasonal close in winter. We will reopen in Spring 2024. See you then! Welcome to Maxie pool for private water play time! First pet pool in the area. The pool solar is on automatically during the day time and the water temperature largely depends on the weather conditions. As the weather becomes cooler recently the water temperature decreases. For your reference, on October 28 the water temperature is around 65 degrees F/ 18 degrees C. Based on the dog owners' feedback, the water temperature in October is cold for people but dogs are still having fun. We don’t recommend people swimming in the pool in October. The pool is chlorinated and professionally cleaned weekly. We provide S/M/L size dog life jackets (1 jacket for each size) and some pool toys. 2 guests come free with the 1st dog. Any additional dog includes 1 additional guest at no extra charge. If you have extra guests coming, please select the correct number of additional guests in the EXTRAS. Extra guest is $12/person/hour for the play & swimming session. Total 6 guests max, thank you! POOL RULES (please read) *Please note this is a private swimming session for your pets, please supervise your dog at all times, NO coach/lifeguard on site. *The east side of the pool is up to 9 ft deep. Pet & humans swim at their own risk. Children under 10 years old are not allowed for safety reason. The host is not responsible for any liability. *Dog owner and guests are welcome to enter the pool to help and support your dog swimming, but please note NO BATHROOM is provided. As this is mainly the dog pool, dogs constantly bring oils/dust/dirt to the pool. We clean after each visit and the filter system is on but there is a limit to how much the filter system can handle. Generally, the water is clearer in weekdays compared to weekends. *This is a quiet neighborhood, please respect our neighbors so no screaming/yelling/loud music/pool parties. *Dogs must be leashed when entering and exiting the pool area, only off-leash your dog once the pool gate is locked. *The pool area is fenced. Please make sure the pool fence is locked at all times. *Please note there are plants, trees & flowers, and areas with mulch, rocks & stones in the backyard. Please watch out for your dogs' activities at all times. The host is not liable for any injuries or damages that could happen to dogs and pet owners. *Please bring your own towels. No water hose/outlets/dryers available in the backyard and no shower facilities for dogs. *Pool is professionally cleaned by the pool cleaning company every Monday and there might be pool chemicals. *No dog treats/human food or glassware in the pool. *No use of the pool beside the registered guests. *No peeing/pooping in the pool. Please pay close attention to your dog and let me know asap if your dogs accidentally pee/poop in the pool. *Please note there are external security cameras on the side gate entrance and the backyard. Video footage is only accessed should there be security incidents.

Fully Fenced
0.11 acres
5(151)
$55 dog / hour
San Jose, CA
Panoramic ocean views | Sniffspot
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WatsonvilleCalifornia95076
5.047
Sniffspotsupport@sniffspot.comUnited States
David AdamsFounder
Panoramic ocean views

Large open wooded area between two homes (both of which are our homes) which connects to a lower meadow area.

Partially Fenced
3 acres
5(47)
$8 dog / hour
Watsonville, CA
Megan's 0.5 Acre Fully Fenced Private Dog Park In Concord | Sniffspot
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ConcordCalifornia94518
Sniffspotsupport@sniffspot.comUnited States
David AdamsFounder
Megan's 0.5 Acre Fully Fenced Private Dog Park In Concord

This is a 1/2 acre lot with dirt, grass, trees, rocks and plants. There is sun and shade and room to play.

Fully Fenced
0.5 acres
$7 dog / hour
Concord, CA
Genia's Private Doggy Backyard Park Daycare in Antioch, CA | Sniffspot
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AntiochCalifornia94531
5.011
Sniffspotsupport@sniffspot.comUnited States
David AdamsFounder
Genia's Private Doggy Backyard Park Daycare in Antioch, CA

Fully fenced and protected large backyard with plenty of space to run and with a pool for the dogs to play in.

Fully Fenced
0.25 acres
5(11)
$45 dog / hour
Antioch, CA
Fouad's Private Dog Park In Discovery Bay | Sniffspot
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Discovery BayCalifornia94505
Sniffspotsupport@sniffspot.comUnited States
David AdamsFounder
Fouad's Private Dog Park In Discovery Bay
Fully Fenced
0.02 acres
$10 dog / hour
Discovery Bay, CA

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Why rent private dog water parks in San Jose, California?
FeaturesSniffspotPublic park
Designed for private play
Rentable by the hour
Off leash options
Very large and/or fully fenced options
Pricing$5 - $15 per dog per hourFree

What people say about dog water parks around San Jose, California

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Mina R.
August 2023
The pool was clean and our pup had a great time swimming and playing fetch. Thank you for hosting us!
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Leslie B.
August 2023
My friend and I brought our two dogs and had a great time! The pool was a comfy temperature and clean but not overly chlorinated. Great host, had a water bowl out for the dogs, plenty of toys, and supplies. Thank you for hosting us!
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Oishi B.
August 2023
Amazing place for dogs to swim. Fully equipped with all you need to have a good time with your pup!
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Mina K.
August 2023
We loved the pool! Adequate shade and amenities for doggies to enjoy. Very clean and well kept. They also make it easier for the visitors to also keep it clean.
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Ashley G.
August 2023
This place is amazing. First time our dog swam in a pool and he was scared at first but had lots of fun. The place is clean and so nice. They had waters and sodas for an extra cost. (Still amazing) everything was so clean and picked up.
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K t.
August 2023
Loved this spot. Host provides dog life vests and toys for the water, as well as dog treats and water bottles for humans. There is an area to sit with ample shade so that even though it was 96 degrees today, we were all quite comfortable. The pool itself was clean and refreshing for all species. Host was also very quick to answer questions and thorough and clear in their instructions to guests. My dog dog still gets nervous in new places but we had such a nice visit that I’ll be making an effort to get her familiar. Definitely a nice quiet spot to cool down with your dog on a hot day.
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Adilene N.
August 2023
Amazing pool! My pets enjoyed both the pool and grass area to lounge. Also very private and secure fencing.
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Lisa P.
August 2023
My dog had a great time here even though he is a little afraid of the water (it was a great place to safely get him used to it!). The pool itself is really beautiful (even more than the pictures I think) and there’s still plenty of room to run around and sniff.
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Julie S.
August 2023
Very clean pool. Nice amenities! Was able to find everything I needed. I didn’t need them, but loved that you provided toys and a dog brush. (Though I brushed my dog before we left my house because I knew she would be too impatient to be brushed at the pool.) My dog enjoyed sniffing around as well! She really loved your pool! Thank you for rental! It was really great!
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Maddie S.
September 2023
So fun to be able to bring my dog to a pool for the first time. I appreciate the thoughtfulness of life jackets, toys, water, etc too! Recommend!
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Brianna S.
September 2023
Such a beautiful pool area. Very clean. Plenty of room, easy access, and secure fencing. My dog had such a great time!
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Chelby S.
September 2023
First Sniffspot Experience! Area was exactly as described, very clean, with helpful instructions for entry. Supply station with dog bags, water, toys, and treats was incredibly helpful. My dogs were very happy!
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Angelene R.
September 2023
Love love loved this place! My pup had such a good time, he didn’t want to get out the pool. They had water, toys, life jackets, and more. It was his first time swimming and had so much fun. Definitely will be coming back!
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Bridget H.
September 2023
We had so much fun here. The pool is a great size and there’s also some space for the dogs to run and sniff outside of the pool. One thing I would warn against is the hot tub that’s elevated from the pool which could be a hazard if you’re not fully watching your dog. Unfortunately our pup is still warming up to bodies of water, but we loved this Sniffspot to give him some space to become more comfortable
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Elaine N.
September 2023
My first time using any Sniffspot! The details provided to find and enter the property were clear. The gates made bringing my dogs in and out very secure. I was a little worried because I heard barking as soon as I entered the driveway but luckily nothing that came out. Everything was as pictured, clean pool and supplies out on a table. Highly recommend and will come back in the future.
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Julia B.
September 2023
Very clean and perfect for relaxing by the pool and getting the doggos used to swimming. The stairs were a bit hard for our dogs to transition from standing to swimming but they still had a ton of fun and built a lot of confidence. The toys were a hit!
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Lauren P.
September 2023
My first time using Sniffspot and it went incredibly well! The experience was "hostess" so I could focus on my pup in a new environment. Several different sizes of dog life vests available as well as toys, poop bags, trash bins, fresh water and a bowl, and brushes. Recommend to all!
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Courtney W.
October 2023
Beautiful pool, lots of pool toys and life jackets. The host was super accommodating when we had to reschedule due to illness. I will add that the pool has about a 4 ft ledge above the pool on one side, just something to keep in mind for old or sight challenged doggies like mine but we had no problem. Will come back again.
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Daniella N.
December 2023
Thor had a ton of fun at Maxie Water Park for his birthday!! Although he refused to get in the water (he’s never been to a pool before) he sniffed around and found his fave spot under the beautiful tree and chewed his new toy branch. I appreciated the latched gate surrounding the pool & all the toys available for playing! We will definitely be back!
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K G.
October 2023
Beautiful pool and surrounding area, great for running around and lots of swimming. Includes life jackets and toys, and drinking water for both people and pups. Extraordinarily clean, can't wait to go back. My dog enjoyed every minute! Thank you so much for sharing this spot with us.
How do San Jose's private dog water parks work?

Private rentals by the hour

Our hosts are locals that are renting their yards and private land to dog owners

Designed for private play

Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit

Trust and safety first

Spots are designed for safety and both hosts and guests are reviewed after each visit

Reactive dogs welcome

Many of the spots we list are designed with sensitive dogs in mind

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FAQ about our San Jose dog water parks

Are dog water parks safe?
While public dog parks have a number of safety issues, such as aggressive dogs, disease transmission and general cleanliness, Sniffspot dog parks are much safer than public dog parks. With Sniffspot all bookings are private for just you and dogs you bring with you and we require all dogs to be vaccinated (or have equivalent titers). All Sniffspot locations are vetted and reviewed by guests so you can find the perfect place for you and your dog. 93% of reviews on Sniffspot visits are 5 stars.
If you are worried about whether you can have an enjoyable water experience, just know that it is possible to have peace of mind when visiting dog waterparks by following basic safety guidelines. Some great ways to stay safe around water with your dog include learning canine CPR and keep an eye on your dog at all times to ensure they are not distressed. You can learn more about safety around water here.
How can I find the best dog water parks in San Jose?
There are 8 dog water parks in the San Jose area. The most popular dog water park is Maxie Water Park 🏖️Seasonal Close/ Private Dog Pool In San Jose. You can browse all of our dog water parks here.
How do I know if a dog water park works for my dog?
Start by applying basic filters, such as fencing and distractions, to find a dog park that works for your dog. If your dog doesn't have good recall, you can visit one of our fully fenced dog water parks. If your dog is reactive to other dogs, you can visit one of our dog water parks where there are no dogs audible or visible nearby. Make sure to review the amenities of the spot to see what kind of water features are offered to make sure it works for your dog. If your dog is not a strong swimmer, then perhaps choose a dog water park with tamer water features rather than a river or beach, for instance. We also recommend reading reviews and reaching out to the host with any questions, and of course, checking water park hours.
What are the requirements to bring my dog to a Sniffspot water park?
We require that all dogs have basic vaccinations or equivalent titers. We do not allow dogs with a bite history. We require that guests sign our waiver and agree to follow our safety rules. Additionally, we recommend following our water safety guidelines.
Will there be other dogs at the Sniffspot water park at the same time as me?
Sniffspot only allows one booking at a time and any host dogs are required to be kept away from the spot during visits. We also enforce 30 min time buffers between bookings.
How much do Sniffspot dog water parks cost?
Dog water parks in the San Jose area range from $55.0 and $55.0. The least expensive dog water park is Maxie Water Park 🏖️Seasonal Close/ Private Dog Pool In San Jose. The most expensive dog water park is Maxie Water Park 🏖️Seasonal Close/ Private Dog Pool In San Jose. Each host sets their own price, so you can check the price on the specific Sniffspot dog park listing.
Can I have an event or party at a dog water park?
If you are planning an amazing dog water park party, each Sniffspot water park has their own rules regarding special events. Many water parks allow doggie birthday parties, training and other event types. Event organizers need to be responsible for their guests and event organizers should coordinate with the host regarding their fun party.
What are the coolest doggie water features available?
Sniffspot dog water parks can have a variety of features, everything from swimming pools to rivers to beaches to hoses and kiddie pools. If you are dreaming of a curtain of water, water tunnels, a ball pit pool, water slide ball pits, splash pools or other cool features, you can definitely find amazing features at Sniffspot dog water parks. Each water park is different, so check the details of the park to find the incredible dog water park of your dreams.

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