Coming to Enterprise or Joseph Oregon and looking to stay at the Best Western Rama Inn in Enterprise? Well, that lodging is closed, but don't despair! There are a couple of wonderful places to stay nearby!
The 1910 Historic Enterprise House Bed and Breakfast, also called the "Enterprise House," is very close to downtown Enterprise and offers 5 well-appointed guestrooms, each with its own private attached bath.
The Bronze Antler Bed and Breakfast is located only 10 minutes away in nearby Joseph,...Read More
Yes, we know, the snow hasn’t been that great, seems like winter has forgotten about us here in the Pacific Northwest and sent it all to the east. But there are a few winter storms lined out to bring fresh snow to Mt. Hood and the Ski Resorts up on the mountain. And participating innkeepers of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild have created packages that include lodging and lift tickets. Stay at a Guild inn and purchase single day or three day passes directly from these innkeepers.
Mt Hood...Read More
We always like it when venerable travel writer Gerry Frank picks an Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member to include in his articles. On November 18, 2012, Gerry picked the Oval Door Bed & Breakfast in Eugene as one of his favorites. You can read the full article from the Oregonian here.
"Mornings start out right with locally roasted coffee delivered to the guest rooms. Follow the aroma of just-out-of-the-oven baked goods to the dining room for a full gourmet breakfast. Main dishes feature...Read More
There's more to Oregon Coast lodging than Oregon coast hotels and the folks that run the Oregon bed and breakfasts there are creative in what they do. tInnkeepers are known for doing more than just running a bed and breakfast. Eileen Obteshka, innkeeper of the Grand Victorian B&B and Vintage Cottage Rental supplied this photo from a High Tea event she recently catered for a ladies church group.
Don't they look precious in their hats?
High Tea is available 7 days per week by arrangement at the Gra...Read More
We have three plum trees in the gardens of the Old Parkdale Inn Bed and Breakfast, an alternative to a Hood River Oregon hotel. The harvest has been Oregon Bounty style and the trees are loaded with fruit. We've been making cakes and pastries as they come off the tree for the couple of weeks. This Upside Down Cake has been well received by our guests at the breakfast table of the Old Parkdale Inn Bed and Breakfast, a member of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild.
Old Parkdale Inn Plum Upside...Read More
Ah, the fall in Southern Oregon! Vikki, innkeeper at Bybee's Historic Inn, a romantic bed and breakfast in Jacksonville, has a few tips about things to see and do in Jacksonville.
What better way to enjoy autumn than visiting Historic Jacksonville? The town gardens are still brimming with flowers while the cool nights begin to tint the trees with color. The trolley is still touring about and our quaint streets beckon you to wander through town admiring our historic buildings. The Woodlands...Read More
The 16th Annual Nez Perce Art in the Wallowa is coming up very quickly--Saturday of the first weekend in October 2012 to be exact. If you like contemporary Native American art then you don't want to miss this opportunity. Nez Perce Indian and nearly Columbia River Tribal Plateau artists will once again display and offer their work for sale at the historic Wallowa Lake Lodge in Northeastern Oregon.
Live and silent auctions take place in the afternoon of Saturday, October 4, 2012, from noon to 4...Read More
Those innkeepers at Bybee's Historic Inn near Jacksonville, Oregon, are at it again! If you're going to be staying in Ashland Oregon lodging in Southern Oregon near Jacksonville on July 15,, 2012, then plan to spend your afternoon with a little outdoor food & fun while supporting a great cause at Bybee's Historic Inn. Proceeds benefit Hearts With A Mission , a faith-based organization that supports youth in crises.
Bybee’s BBQ Benefit and Talent Show Extravaganza--Sunday, July 15, 2012, 2 pm...Read More
I just spent two days in Central Oregon on an Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild Lady Innkeepers Getaway. Yes, we were able to escape our everyday innkeeping duties and relax with like minded gals of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild. This year we journeyed to Wilson Ranches Retreat in Fossil, Oregon, a member of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild. Perfect accommodations when traveling the Journey Through Time Scenic Byway, the Ranch offers up true Oregon hospitality and an Old West...Read More
No one knows a town quite like the innkeepers who live there. And Jacksonville, Oregon, is no exception. Southern Oregon innkeeper Tim Balfour of the iconic TouVelle House provides a few ideas of how you can master Jacksonville in just two days. . .and consider the authentic Oregon TouVelle House as home base for your Southern Oregon explorations. Give Tim a call at 541-899-8938 and let him know you're ready to start your romantic weekend getaway that might just include a little bit of...Read More
The innkeepers of Bybee's Historic Inn near Jacksonville, Oregon, want to make sure their guests know what's going on nearby. Coming up soon on Saturday, June 9, 2012, the Britt Festival opens in Jacksonville! Vikki and Tina invite you to stay at their inn on the outskirts of Jacksonville while you attend the Britt Festival. Give them a call toll-free at (877) 292-3374 and let them help design your authentic Oregon vacation experience.
Bybee's Historic Inn is also a great place to think about...Read More
Here's a little note from the innkeepers of the Bronze Antler Bed & Breakfast in Joseph, Oregon (almost into Idaho it's so far east & north in Oregon):
If you're a guy and into wildlife, you might just want the 2012 Wallowa Mountain Quilters Guild raffle quilt for your bed or as a blanket on the leather couch in your den. And the raffle's still on until June 9, 2012, so buy your tickets now! $1 per ticket or 6 for $5--and you can order them through the mail too. This year's quilt is a Montana...Read More
Geotourism is a great way to see the United States. Keith Riggs at the US Department of Agriculture recently posted a really good blog post about touring through Northern California and Southern Oregon on the national Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway. The route runs from Lake Almanor in Northern California to Crater Lake in Southern Oregon, passing through seven national forests along the way. Riggs writes:
Along this journey from volcano to volcano you’ll find opportunities for adventure,...Read More
Want to know why business travelers should choose an Oregon bed and breakfast over a hotel? Lots of reasons! Of course, every bed & breakfast is different and that's the beauty of staying at a B&B. Some are more accustomed to business travel, but all are gracious and accommodating. Here are just a few reasons to consider:
Hey sports fans--do you like an Oregon bed and breakfast of the traditional type with doilies on the nightstands? Or are you the type of traveler to prefer your bed and breakfast lodging be doily-free? Well, here's your chance to let us Oregon innkeepers know.
The Professional Association of Innkeepers International (affectionately known as PAII and pronounce as "pie") is holding a vote: DOILY DECISION 2012. We need to hear from you, the guests who stay in our Oregon bed...Read More