Tuck-in Concierge

The Loews Regency Hotel, New York City

Mohammed Pinto
, an expert on nearby toy stores, plays soccer with wee guests in the hotel hallways. More exciting than a trip to the Empire State Building, he entertains with bedtime stories, cookie baking in the kitchen, and luggage-cart rides throughout the hotel. www.loewshotels.com

Canine Concierge

The Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston

Woof! Snuggle up with Catie Copley, the hotel’s canine ambassador, who provides dog-loving guests with vital services such as being a surrogate pet, running companion, nose licker, and cuddler. This adorable black lab has her very own set of business cards and even an e-mail address (catie.copley@fairmont.com). www.fairmont.com

Vine Vixen Concierge

Hotel Vintage Park, Seattle

Wine lady Kelly Koon surrounds her guests with all things wine. She pours it during a complimentary daily wine hour, takes guests to area vineyards, creates private tastings, and even urges­ them to try skydiving tours of Washington State vineyards. www.hotelvintagepark.com

Proposal Concierge

Acqualina, Sunny Isles Beach, Florida

Tying the knot but need some guidance? Samuel Garcia has the power to shut down Bal Harbour’s Harry Winston. His long list of no-fail proposal schemes reads like an epic novel. Under his tutelage, dreams are realized, romance reigns, and “I do” becomes the phrase of the day. www.acqualinaresort.com