Friday, November 2, 2012 by
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
Thursday, October 11, 2012 by
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.
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
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 by
Monday, August 20, 2012 by
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...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by
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...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 by
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
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...
Monday, May 14, 2012 by
It's that time of year again. Time to start
planning that Oregon Road Trip. Oregon has more designated
scenic byways and tour routes than any other state. The
Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is the only State B&B
Association and a welcoming inn awaits you as you travel the
backroads. I am presenting a series of
blogs to assist you in creating create amazing getaways
and tours in Oregon. Thanks Travel Oregon for sharing this
'Oregon's Highway in the Sky. When you venture out
Friday, May 11, 2012 by
knows better than someone who lives in Newport Oregon? The
innkeepers of the Ocean House Bed and Breakfast share
this upcoming news for May & June 2012. This Oregon Coast
lodging is a great place to stay when exploring the central Oregon
As you may have
noticed, I am not much of a blogger. But there is news to tell and
here it is: The Tall Ships are coming to Newport. The Lady
Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain, both tall ships will be in
Yaquina Bay May 15 – May 27 for tours and...
Saturday, April 28, 2012 by
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...
Sunday, April 8, 2012 by
Looking for a dude ranch vacation? Look no
further. These working cattle ranches, members of
the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild, provide
horseback vacations, cattle drives, and fly fishing
vacations. After a day in the saddle the friendly
ranch style atmosphere, the cozy guest rooms and home cooked meals
will satisfy and refresh hungry, tired guests.Read More
Howdy! Welcome to
the Long Hollow Ranch
Long Hollow Ranch is a guest ranch with good old fashion values.
The newly remodeled 100-year old ranch...
Friday, April 6, 2012 by
Whatever your pleasure—romantic getaway, playing hookey from
work, change of pace, touring Oregon's Wine Country or even a quiet
weekend just for you, you can find it at the Kelty Estate
Bed and Breakfast.
and approved inn of the Oregon Bed
and Breakfast Guild, Kelty Estate is located in one of
Oregon's many wine country regions and is just 48 miles
from Portland, 60 miles from beautiful beaches at Lincoln City or
zero miles from the most relaxing holiday you have ever
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 by
steps of the 10th Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast you can enjoy
Seaside's famous Promenade for an early morning walk or a
breathtaking sunset. A short walk to shopping and
restaurants. Fill your day with short trips to view the mighty
Columbia River from the Astoria Column, visit history at Lewis and
Clark's Fort Clatsop, historic Fort Stevens and the shipwreck of
the Peter Iredale. Picnic and feed the seagulls while viewing
Haystack Rock at Ecola State Park, or go for 18 holes at one of...Read More
Thursday, March 29, 2012 by
Hopewell Bed & Breakfast is an
extraordinary B&B, minutes from Salem, Oregon, in the vast
Willamette Valley, an inspected and approved member of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast
offers all the modern amenities from WiFi to a hot tub with
your Private Suites set in the country. Your hosts, Mike
and Penny Walsh, raise cattle, hay & vegetables on the 12 acre
farm in the wine country of the Willamette Valley.
The pond on the property is great for swimming, fishing or
relaxing in the...
Friday, October 7, 2011 by
5th annual Food & Wine Classic celebrates Ashland’s amazing
restaurants, talented chefs, and Oregon’s bounty, Southern Oregon
style. The event kicks off on Friday, November 4th with a
Meet the Chefs party and the Downtown Wine Crawl. Join us as
Chandra Corwin of Cucina Biazzi, Ashland’s 2010 Top Chef, defends
her title against seven others in the Chef Showdown Saturday and
Sunday starting at Noon. Sample over 30 vendors and experience
wine, farm and food workshops.
2010 Food & Wine Classic,...
Thursday, September 1, 2011 by
It's Wednesday before Labor Day Weekend
still trying to figure out what to do
about a one-tank trip
for a great Saturday outdoor concert?
, the "sweetest
little music festival in Eastern Oregon" takes place this year on
Saturday, September 3, 2011. Always the Saturday of Labor Day
Don't think of this event as a second class way to spend the
weekend. Some of the region's best and brightest
are playing this year--including Corn Mash
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 by
love it when our Oregon Bed & Breakfast Guild innkeepers send
information about what's going on in their area. Here's the
latest from Roselyn at the
R.R. Thompson House
in Carlton, OR:Listen up, runners. You still have time to register for
the 8th Annual
Dayton Fiesta Run to be held Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011.
The race will begin next to Seufert
Winery at 415 Ferry St., Dayton and will include a 10K run and
a 5K run/walk, both starting at 9 a.m.
A 1-mile kids’ (under 17) run starts at 8:30...
Thursday, August 11, 2011 by
The latest word from Vikki at
Bybee's Historic Inn is complimentary transportation
to/from the Britt Festival in Jacksonville, OR! Join Vikki
and Tina Marie at their authentic Oregon bed and breakfast for a
night or two, or a week, while attending the Britt Festival!Read More
Vikki writes: The Classical Festival at the Britt has
started and will continue through the month of August.
Founded in 1963, the Britt Classical Festival features a
professional orchestra of 90 musicians who come from all over...
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 by
The Hood River Valley is certainly known for having thousands of
acres of fruit of which cherries, blueberries and peaches are
finding their way to the fruit stands now. We also have some
amazing flower farms, one of which, The Gorge White House, has
glads, daisies, cone flowers, snapdragons, Oriental lilies,
lavender and more.
dahlia fields at the Gorge White House have begun to bloom and it
is a photo op you won’t want to miss. They will be in their
seasonal display until the first...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 by
Ready for another authentic Oregon experience? Learn the
history of Jacksonville's Pioneer
Cemetery, Section by Section, on a guided tour through this
beautiful 150 year old treasure. On the Second Saturday of each
month a different Section will be toured and discussed with
background information on the religious or fraternal orders that
make up the various Sections of the cemetery. Meet some of
the more interesting and colorful Pioneers who rest under the
Madrones and hear about the...
Saturday, July 23, 2011 by
Stash Tea Company just announced its deal for a free night
at a bed and breakfast when you purchase the Stash
Tea Guide to Bed & Breakfast Inns
. You can find
more details at the Stash Tea website
The offer allows for one free night at a participating B&B
when combined with the purchase of a second consecutive
night. The offer ends June 2013
Here in Oregon, seven Oregon bed and breakfasts who are also
members of the Oregon Bed & Breakfast Guild are participating
in this...Read More