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Marti Mayne, 207-846-6331, Marti.Mayne@BedandBreakfast.com
Sandy Soule, 203-637-7642, Sandy.Soule@BedandBreakfast.com
THE BEST OF BEDANDBREAKFAST.COM AWARDS
Winners of the
favorite B&Bs in the world announced for 2004-2005,
just in time for summer travel plans
BedandBreakfast.com, the leading
online bed and breakfast directory and reservation network, featuring the most
comprehensive database of inns and B&Bs worldwide, is pleased to announce
the winners of its second annual web-based awards program for B&Bs and inns.
In the past twelve months, more than 18,000
votes were cast by inngoers in the Best of BedandBreakfast.com Awards.
After all votes were checked for validity, the
results show that best-liked B&Bs come in all
shapes and sizes.
are delighted that so many people took the time to vote for their favorite B&Bs,” explained Eric Goldreyer, President of BedandBreakfast.com.
“Clearly, the winning B&Bs earned a well-deserved spot
in the Best of BedandBreakfast.com Awards for their fine accommodations, and
wonderful hospitality,” commented Goldreyer.
Best Overall -- International
The Sallerhof, Salzburg, Austria: Best known for its beautiful
surroundings, personalized service, and cultural tour packages. Info: 011-43 (6246) 72521, www.sallerhof.com.
Best Overall -- United States & Canada
1. Woolverton Inn, Stockton, NJ:
An elegant stone manor with romantic cottages, offering lavish amenities
in a secluded country setting, just minutes from New Hope and Lambertville. Info: 888-264-6648,
2. Eastman Inn, North Conway,
NH: Offering Southern hospitality with New England flair, this Georgian Colonial offers antique
soaking tubs and modern whirlpools, fireplaces, and private balconies. Info: 800-626-5855, www.eastmaninn.com.
3. Jackson House Bed and Breakfast, Railroad, PA: Built in 1859, guests
enjoy an excellent location next to the Heritage Rail Trail, and the superb
hospitality of innkeepers George & Jean Becker. Info: 877-782-4672, www.jacksonhousebandb.com.
4. Twin Gables Inn, Saugatuck, MI: This rambling inn offers
harbor views, fireplaces, and an outdoor pool and hot tub. Cottages are perfect for families; the suites
are ideal for romantic getaways. Info: 800-231-2185, www.twingablesinn.com.
5. Garth Woodside
Mansion, Hannibal, MO: Steeped in Mark Twain history,
this antique-filled mansion offers the consumate
romantic getaway or honeymoon setting. Cap off the experience in the mansion’s
fine-dining restaurant. Info: 888-427-8409, www.garthmansion.com.
6. Graystone B&B
Main Floor Suites, Niagara-on-the Lake, Ontario,
Peaceful orchard setting, yet minutes from all NOTL attractions. Rooms
feature whirlpool tubs and orchard views.
Info: 888-414-0099, http://www.bedandbreakfast.com/ontario/graystone-b-b-main-floor-suites.html.
7. Notchland Inn, Harts
Location, NH: This
granite mansion is located on a 100-acre estate in the heart of the White Mountains. All the romance you expect from an inn
in Hart’s Location, including dinner. Info: 800-866-6131, www.notchland.com.
8. High Pointe Inn, West Barnstable, MA:
Spacious suites offer ocean views and easy access to Sandy Neck Beach. Supreme hospitality and tempting
breakfasts keep guests coming back. Info: 888-362-4441,
Steel Magnolia House, Natchitoches,
LA: Located in the historic
district, relax in the home where the movie “Steel Magnolias” was filmed. Enjoy
rare antiques, peaceful gardens, and spacious guest rooms. Info: 888-346-4095, www.steelmagnoliahouse.com.
of Little Rock, Little Rock,
AR: The only four-diamond
inn in Arkansas,
this Victorian mansion comes has a secret watch tower, plus candlelit
breakfasts. Info: 877-374-7966, www.theempress.com.
Themed Category Winners
Romantic: Lake La Quinta Inn, La Quinta, CA, 888-226-4546, www.lakelaquintainn.com
Breakfast: Eastman Inn, North Conway, NH,
Hospitality: The River
House, Lewisport, KY, 270- 295-4199, www.riverhousebnb.com
Most Pet-friendly B&Bs: – tied:
Rest, Montezuma, GA, 478-472-0085, www.travelersrestbb.com
Dog Inn, Chocorua, NH, 888-323-8350, www.lazydoginn.com
Twin Gables Inn, Saugatuck,
were chosen for each region of the country.
For more information on these winners, go to http://www.bedandbreakfast.com/SearchInnName.aspx
and type the winner’s name.
Ostrander’s Bed and Breakfast, Canton,
- Rookwood Inn, Lenox, MA
- New London Inn, New London, NH
- Old Judge
Mansion, Troy, NY
- Wake Robin
Inn, Lakeville, CT
- West Hill House, Warren VT
- Berry Manor Inn, Rockland, ME
- Long Hill B&B, Winchester, VA
- Morehead Manor, Durham, NC
- 1851 Historic Maple Hill Manor
B&B, Springfield, KY
- Inn at 802, Williamsburg, VA
- Magnolia Plantation,
- Crane Creek Inn Waterfront
B&B, Melbourne, FL
- Cedars of Williamsburg,
- Raven Haven, Mentone, AL
- Mountain Thyme, Jessieville, AR
- Blue Bell Inn, Saint Ansgar, IA
- Rock Cottage
Garden B&B, Eureka Springs, AR
- Holmes with a View, Millersburg,
- Oliver Inn,
South Bend, IN
Southwest and West
- Outpost at Cedar Creek, Round
- Hoffman Haus, Fredericksburg, TX
- Amore by the Sea B&B Inn & Spa, Victoria, BC (Canada)
- 1890 Captains House on the
Lake, Granbury, TX
- Butterfield B&B, Julian, CA
- Pueblo Bonito B&B, Santa Fe NM
- Collingwood Inn, Ferndale, CA
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