Marilyn and I had the opportunity to visit Corrales, New Mexico, last week when we traveled to the Chocolate Turtle Bed & Breakfast. Dallas and Nancy Renner listed their inn for sale, a gem of a lifestyle inn that has strong business. The village of Corrales, just outside of Albuquerque, is right out of a …
The annual meeting of the Maryland B & B Association had a one-day agenda that, in my opinion, rivals ANY B & B industry workshop for strength and usefulness of content. Held at Elk Forge B & B in Elk Mills, Maryland, in addition to the normal association business activities, the association hosted three content-packed …
Using your non-inn skills to build the strength of your inn
Some cost-cutting ideas from Alice Erlandson, The Oliver Inn, South Bend, IN
Cancellation policies damage guest relationships.
An inn is expert (or should aspire to be expert) at providing thoughtful service. The reward will be repeat guests and referrals.
Mid-week room-nights are often tough to fill. Partnering with a bicycle tour group could be just the ticket.
There are three separate and distinct interpretations of LOCATION when it comes to the Success of an Inn.
Building personal relationships with all of your contacts at a College or University will bring you College Business that is quite recession-proof.
A local Bed & Breakfast makes the commitment to Going Green and gets FREE television coverage for its ecological efforts.