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BEDANDBREAKFAST.COM ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF 'BEST OF BEDANDBREAKFAST.COM AWARDS'

AUSTIN, Texas -- BedandBreakfast.com™, the leading online bed and breakfast directory and reservation network worldwide, today announced the winners of its sixth annual "Best of BedandBreakfast.com Awards" for B&Bs and inns.

Winners in each of the 25 categories, including the "Top Ten Overall—U.S. Bed and Breakfasts" and the "Best Innkeeper" are selected based on a unique algorithm that scans the more than 150,000 guest reviews on the site measuring not only the number, but also the quality of reviews posted on each property listing. Additionally, the tens of thousands of reviews are individually read by judges to ensure the selection of winners.  

"As the economy begins to stabilize, travelers are being more selective when it comes to accommodations, often opting for the places that offer the best value and experience," says John Banczak, HomeAway vice president, BedandBreakfast.com. "The Best of BedandBreakfast.com Award winners are loved and lauded by inngoers because the winning inns embody superior hospitality and affordability."

Here is a complete list of Best of BedandBreakfast.com Award winners, 2010-2011:

Best of BB.com Awards – UNITED STATES

Top Ten Overall
  • Cloran Mansion, Galena, IL
  • Chestnut Street Inn, Sheffield, IL
  • Huron House, Oscoda, MI
  • Garden Gate Get-A-Way, Millersburg, OH
  • Sleepy Hollow Bed and Breakfast, Elysburg, PA
  • Bloomsbury Inn, Camden, SC
  • The Woodstocker Inn, Woodstock, VT
  • Applewood Manor Bed & Breakfast, Castleton, VT
  • Rabbit Hill Inn, Lower Waterford, VT
  • Anchorage Inn B&B, Coupeville, WA

Best Innkeepers
  • Kim and Susan Egelseer, Americus Garden Inn, Americus, GA
  • Maurice Norman & Glenn Gaylord, Park Avenue Manor, Savannah, GA
  • Todd Allen and Tyler Horton, 1851 Historic Maple Hill Manor, Springfield, KY
  • Junior and Robin Hester, Sobotta Manor B&B, Mount Airy, NC
  • Loretta Coblentz, The Barn Inn, Millersburg, OH
  • Marin and Allison,The Pines of Dresden B&B,Dresden, OH
  • Alla Wilkins, Alla's Historical Bed & Breakfast, Spa & Cabana, Duncanville, TX
  • Stan & Kay Wasielewski, Granbury Gardens Bed and Breakfast, Granbury, TX
  • Greg and Lori Dusenberry, The Inn at Tabbs Creek, Port Haywood, VA

Best Breakfast:
  • Cocoa Cottage Bed and Breakfast, Whitehall, MI
  • Cornerstone Victorian B&B, Warrensburg, NY

Best of the West & Rockies
  • The J Patrick House, Cambria, CA
  • Inn at Moonlight Beach, Encinitas, CA
  • Eastholme in the Rockies, Cascade, CO
  • The St. Mary’s Inn, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Silver Queen Bed & Breakfast, Georgetown, CO
  • American Country Bed and Breakfast, Coeur d'Alene, ID
  • Toad Hall Manor Bed & Breakfast, Butte, MT
  • Paradise Gateway B&B & Guest Log Cabins, Emigrant, MT
  • Blue Goose Inn, Coupeville, WA
  • Misty Valley Inn, Forks, WA

Best of the Southwest
  • Casa de San Pedro Bed & Breakfast Inn , Hereford, AZ
  • The Azure Gate Bed and Breakfast, Tucson, AZ
  • Adobe & Pines Inn, Taos, NM
  • Star of Texas B&B, Brownwood, TX
  • Meyer Bed & Breakfast on Cypress Creek, Comfort,TX
  • Magnolia House, Fredericksburg, TX
  • Inn Above Onion Creek, Kyle, TX
  • Inn on the Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX
  • Katy House B&B, Smithville,TX
  • The Italian Place, Stonewall, TX

Best of the Midwest & Great Lakes
  • The Hancock House, Dubuque, IA
  • Mission Oak Inn, Henry, IL
  • Country Victorian B&B, Middlebury, IN
  • Prairieside Suites Luxury Bed and Breakfast, Grand Rapids, MI
  • The Garden Manor, Columbus, OH
  • Holmes with a View, Millersburg, OH
  • Oscar H. Hanson House, Cambridge, WI
  • The Kingsley House, Fennville, MI
  • Franklin Victorian Bed & Breakfast, Sparta, WI
  • Westby House Inn, Westby, WI

Best of the South
  • Empress of Little Rock, Little Rock, AR
  • Addison on Amelia, Fernandina Beach, FL
  • Harrington House Beachfront Bed & Breakfast, Holmes Beach, FL
  • Bayfront Westcott House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Saint Augustine, FL
  • Traveler's Rest, Montezuma, GA
  • Andrew Morris House Bed and Breakfast, Natchitoches, LA
  • The Queen Anne Bed & Breakfast, Natchitoches, LA
  • Avenue Inn B&B, New Orleans, LA
  • The Inn of the Patriots B & B, Grover, NC
  • Pilot Knob Inn Bed & Breakfast, Pilot Mountain, NC
  • Scenic Overlook Bed and Breakfast, Pilot Mountain, NC
  • Taylor House Inn, Valle Crucis, NC
  • Three Pines View, Salem, SC

Best of the Mid-Atlantic
  • The Homestead at Rehoboth Bed and Breakfast, Rehoboth Beach, DE
  • Chimney Hill Estate Inn, Lambertville, NJ
  • Main Street Manor Bed and Breakfast, Flemington, NJ
  • Los Gatos Bed & Breakfast , Penn Yan, NY
  • Brickhouse Inn, Gettysburg, PA
  • Spruce Hill Manor, Philadelphia, PA
  • Garden and the Sea B&B Inn, New Church, VA
  • The Brafferton Inn, Gettysburg, PA
  • Terra Nova House, Grove City, PA
  • Chestnut Hill B&B, Orange, VA
  • Belle Hearth Bed and Breakfast, Waynesboro, VA

Best of New England
  • Beech Tree Inn, Brookline, MA
  • Revere Guest House, Provincetown, MA
  • Federal House Inn, South Lee, MA
  • Gazebo Inn Ogunquit, ME
  • Rockmere Lodge, Ogunquit, ME
  • Bear Mountain Lodge, Bethlehem, NH
  • Buttonwood Inn, North Conway, NH
  • Sarah Kendall House, Newport, RI
  • Victorian Ladies, Newport, RI
  • West Hill House, Warren, VT

Best of BB.com Awards, 2010 – INTERNATIONAL
 

Best in Argentina: Caseron Porteno, Buenos Aires
Best in Barbados: Sweetfield Manor Historic Inn and B&B, St. Michael
Best in Belgium: GuestRoom4U, Genk, Limburg
Best in Belize: Tranquility Lodge, Punta Gorda
Best in Brazil: Cachoeira Inn, Buzios, Rio de Janeiro
Best in Canada:
  • Sleepy Hollow Bed and Breakfast, Gananoque, ON
  • Alpine Chalet Whistler Inn, Whistler, BC
  • Absolument Montreal B&B, Montreal, QC
  • Stamford Village Bed and Breakfast, Niagara Falls, ON
  • Suite Dreams Toronto B&B, Toronto, ON
  • Valentine B&B, Niagara-on-th-Lake, ON
  • A Seafaring Maiden,Granville Ferry, NS
  • Gingerbread Manor, Montreal, QC
Best in Cyprus: Shemesh Villa, Larnaca
Best in France:
  • La Ferme aux Chats, Formigny, Basse-Normandie
  • Mas Bellevue, Saint-Remy de Provence, Provence
  • Maison Maurice, Rejolles, Biron, Poitou-Charentes
Best in Ireland: Abbey Court, Westport, Mayo County
Best in Italy:
  • Comfort Rome Vaticano B&B, Rome, Lazio
  • Ca d' Rot - House Ratti, Vinchio, Piedmont
  • Angolo Romano, Rome, Lazio
  • Ravello Rooms, Ravello, Campagna
Best in Mexico:
  • Los Artistas B & B, Ajijic, Jalisco
  • Casa Cielito Lindo, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
  • Casa Zuniga, Guanajuato, GTO
Best of the Netherlands:
  • Amsterdam B&B Barangay, Amsterdam, Nrd-Holland
  • TheBest2B Bed and Breakfast, Amsterdam, Nrd-Holland
  • Amsterdam Bed and Breakfast City Center, Amsterdam, Nrd-Holland
Best of Portugal: Casa do Valle, Sintra, Lisboa Region
Best of Puerto Rico: Luquillo Sunrise Beach Inn, Luquillo
Best in Spain: Valencia Mansion Bed and Breakfast, Valencia, Valencia
Best in Sweden: Bed&Breakfast "Gamla Skolan," Kil, Vär

About BedandBreakfast.com: BedandBreakfast.com, based in Austin, Texas, is a leading specialty travel website with detailed information on more than 11,000 bed and breakfast properties worldwide. The site helps travelers find the ideal B&B or small inn through informative descriptions, photos, and more than 100,000 consumer reviews, and make confirmed reservations instantly at nearly 2,000 properties. In addition, BedandBreakfast.com offers gift cards welcomed at more than 4,000 B&Bs in the United States and Canada, with no restrictions or blackout dates. The company also operates RezOvation, the industry leader in property management systems, online reservations, website design and internet marketing for the inn and B&B market.

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