B&B Trends

Hurricane Sandy forum introduced by PAII

Posted by on November 7, 2012 at 2:14 pm

PAII CEO, Jay Karen and Lisa Kolb, owner of Acorn Internet Services, met at the Washington B&B Guild Annual Meeting earlier this week. Due to the impact of Hurricane Sandy and the relatively little information we’ve been hearing about impacted B&Bs and inns, the two thought a more public-access information sharing site would be helpful. […]

How to Properly Interact with Facebook Fan Pages

Posted by on October 12, 2012 at 2:31 pm

We all know that social media interaction works well for small businesses and tourism and bed & breakfast hotels in particular.  But how does the whole “Like” system work?  And what is the best method of socially interacting with Facebook? For those asking for clarification on exactly how the “LIKE” procedure should go, here it is. […]

Praise for Britain and Ireland Bed & Breakfasts

Posted by on September 30, 2012 at 12:12 pm

As part of an introduction to Europe’s bed and breakfast accommodation, travel specialist Rick Steves recently had some very positive things to say about UK & Ireland B&Bs in the Seattle Times. An obvious fan, Steves begins by giving a warm impression of B&Bs in general and makes a number of pertinent observations: “While B&Bs […]

Volcano Bed and Breakfast

Posted by on January 19, 2012 at 8:38 pm

Aloha, We offer several Bed & Breakfast Suites. Our beautiful Fern House hosts two cozy rooms with private baths on the second floor. It has a common sitting room with microwave and coffeemaker on the second floor as well. Guests of the Ohia Room and Ola’a Room can use the large 60 ft swimming pool […]

Top Bed and Breakfasts with the Best Offerings

Posted by on December 27, 2011 at 11:34 am

Bed and breakfasts promise the warmth and comfort of home for those on the road. But, how many of us are cozily welcomed home with a glass of wine by the fire or awoken by the smell of coffee and freshly baked scones every day? Like at your most generous friend’s house, the innkeepers live […]

Introducing IWBFrontDesk, a Full-Featured PMS

Posted by on April 19, 2011 at 1:55 pm

At BedBreakfastTraveler.com, we have received a literal outpouring of interest in IWBFrontDesk, a new full-featured property management system to be released in just several weeks.  At Instant World Booking, one of our core principles is that technology should not only make your life easier and more efficient, it should also reduce your costs.  IWBFrontDesk certainly achieves […]

White Oaks Bed and Breakfast Anxious For Spring

Posted by on April 18, 2011 at 1:42 pm

White Oaks Bed and Breakfast Welcomes Spring

US Travel Promotion Act

Posted by on February 28, 2010 at 2:19 pm

In a nutshell, the Travel Promotion Act is: “A bill to establish a non-profit corporation to communicate United States entry policies and otherwise promote leisure, business, and scholarly travel to the United States.” International travelers are an important customer in the US travel industry.  Visits to the US are below 2000 levels, and this has a […]

Blogging at Interesting B&Bs

Posted by on December 22, 2009 at 11:11 am

To check out what B&Bs around North America have to say, please check out some of our friends at their blogs below: Vine Street Inn The Whalewalk Inn & Spa Mission Oak Inn Harding House B&B Beazley House The Artist’s Inn and Ga… The DreamGiver’s Inn Big Mill Bed & Breakfas… The Inn At Weathersfiel… Thurston […]

St. Augustine, Florida Bed and Breakfasts

Posted by on December 21, 2009 at 11:10 am

St. Augustine is widely regarded as the quaintest and most historic town in Florida.  If you’re looking for a little sun as well as a stay in a Victorian or historic bed and breakfast, St. Augustine will not dissapoint.  Check B&B reservations in St. Augustine. For more about bed and breakfasts in St. Augustine, see: […]