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
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
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
Pioneer hospitality and an Oregon horse ranch vacation near John Day, Oregon, await you at Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed and Breakfast. Immerse yourself in a peaceful ranch environment rich in history and love on a 9,000 acre working cattle and hay ranch in the beautiful Butte Creek Valley, three miles west of the small town of Fossil, Oregon.
Relax and rejuvenate in the pristine ranch style guest rooms. Stunning sunsets, brilliant star-studded nights and the diverse flora and fauna of Central...Read More
Wilson Ranches Retreat is Celebrating 12 Years and 4 Generations
Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed & Breakfast celebrated their 12th Anniversary on March 12, 2012. Thank you for twelve years of extraordinary memories and for being an amazing extended family! They've created an amazing Oregon Geotourism adventure in Central Oregon.
Your hosts, Phil and Nancy Wilson's families homesteaded in Wheeler and Gilliam Counties over 100 years ago after traveling the Oregon Trail in the 1800's. Four generations,...Read More
Guest Blogger Barb Mitchell
Feller House Bed and Breakfast
When you think Willamette Valley Oregon, the first thing that comes to mind are the acres and acres of wine grapes, the wineries and the Oregon Wine Country. But did you know that the Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm has over 40 acres of Tulips, Daffodils and other cut flowers in full bloom from now through April? And this time every year they open their fields and expand their operations to include taking bulb orders, cut flowers,...Read More
Join us for a weekend of chocolate! Our Chocolate Lovers Getaway weekend February 10th through the 12th includes a two night stay (second night 1/2 off) and a chocolate lovers dinner on February 11th. Upon arrival you will be indulged with champagne and chocolate dipped strawberries in your room....Read More