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SURVEY SAYS: MOM WANTS YOU TO SEND HER AWAY FOR MOTHER’S DAY survey shows B&B getaways rank with a family dinner for top Mother’s Day gift choices

  Austin, TX – Ask anyone, “who’s the most special woman in your life” and most people will include “Mom” in their top three choices. This year, give that special woman just what she wants for Mother’s Day!, the largest online B&B directory and reservation network asked nearly 4000 moms what gift they’d prefer for Mother’s Day. According to moms across the USA, flowers and perfume are passé. A gift card for a B&B getaway tied with dinner out with the family as the top gift choices among Moms this Mother’s Day, trumping spa services, flowers, apparel, cards and perfume. This Mother’s Day, give Mom the gift she wants most: a getaway to her choice of 4,000 B&Bs in the United States and Canada. The Getaway Gift Card from is perfect for the most discerning moms — those with everything but time to relax. Last-minute shoppers will love the fact that cards can be personalized with a choice of designs or your photo of mom and her loved ones, uploaded to and printed off your computer in minutes or ordered by calling 800-GO-B-AND-B. Now through Mother’s Day, take 10% off your gift card purchase of $100 or more; simply enter promo code BBMOM10.

Getaway Gift Card purchasers love that that there are no fees, taxes, expiration or blackout dates, and free shipping is always available. It’s the perfect gift for adult kids to give their parents, and equally appropriate for parents to give their grown children, along with a babysitting IOU! Add a photo of the whole family for free, and you’ll have the perfect gift to impress any mom in your life.

The Getaway Gift Card from is conveniently sold online in any amount from $25 to $2,000, and in $50 and $100 denominations in thousands of retail stores. Gift cards can be printed instantly online or mailed from with a free 64-page directory, a $5.95 value. Free shipping is always available, including free FedEx on orders of $100 or more.

About, 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, 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. is owned and operated by HomeAway, Inc., the worldwide leader in online vacation rentals, representing more than 475,000 paid vacation rental home listings across 120 countries.

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