FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 12/26/02

Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado
P.O. Box 38416, Colorado Springs, CO 80937
Call 800-265-7696 for Information or a Free Guide

Look for us online: www.innsofcolorado.org


Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado (www.innsofcolorado.org), in an ongoing effort to highlight the many regional efforts of our BBIC State Members, are happy to announce….

BBIC Offers Unique Specials

Join the Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado in a sweet deal! Visit our web site at www.innsofcolorado.org email: info@innsofcolorado.org or call (800) 265-7696 for a Free Brochure!

For More Information Contact: Lisa Kolb (719) 471-9265 or Pat Fejedelem (719) 473-8684
To Obtain Online Copy: http://www.bbicadmin.com Click On Press Releases Choose PR.050

SNUGGLE INN SPECIAL - "Snuggle Inn" for 3 nights’ lodging at the Abriendo Inn (COLORADO’S BEST - "Best Bed and Breakfast" the Colorado Front Range) for $169 plus tax. Includes piping hot Papa Murphy’s pizza delivery to your room one of the nights and a full gourmet breakfast every morning. Complimentary 24-hour butler’s pantry. Dates: Offer valid January 1 - March 15, 2003. Excludes holidays and special events. Cost: $169 plus tax.

Abriendo Inn (Kerrelyn Trent)
Address: 300 W. Abriendo Avenue, Pueblo, CO 81004
E-Mail: info@abriendoinn.com
URL: http://www.abriendoinn.com
Local: 719-544-2703

MONEY/TAX RELIEF PACKAGES - $10 and a bottle of aspirin on your pillow when you book a room in March or April. You must mention the "Tax Relief Package" when booking. Dates: March 1 - April 30, 2003. Cost: "Bleedin’ Bargain Select" package has either a king or queen room - $89 plus tax. "Classy Cost Cutter Deluxe" package has a king room with a double whirlpool tub - $125 plus tax.

Abriendo Inn (Kerrelyn Trent)
Address: 300 W. Abriendo Avenue, Pueblo, CO 81004
E-Mail: info@abriendoinn.com
URL: http://www.abriendoinn.com
Local: 719-544-2703

CHAMBER MUSIC SPECIAL: The Western Slope Chamber Music Series is a big hit in Paonia. And, it’s an opportunity for you to hear great artists as well as enjoy a night at the Bross Hotel. Reservations on the following nights come with concert tickets and dinner at a great local restaurant: Feb. 1 - Christopher Brown, bass; Feb. 21 - Mientka Duo, piano and cello; March 7 - Dee Holt, soprano; April 4 - Colorado Piano Trio, piano, violin and cello. Dates: Feb. 1, Feb. 21, March 7, April 4, 2003. Cost: $150 double occupancy, $100 single occupancy. Includes: one night at the Bross Hotel, full breakfast, dinner, concert tickets.

Bross Hotel (Linda Lentz)
Address: 312 Onarga Avenue, PO Box 85, Paonia, CO 81428
E-Mail: brosshotel@paonia.com
URL: http://www.paonia-inn.com
Local: 970-527-6776

FAMILY IS THE HEART OF AMERICA: Bring your family together for a reunion to remember in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Snuggled in the mountain village of Cascade, historic Eastholme offers you a quiet sanctuary with great views, comfortable surroundings, plenty of places to kick back and catch up with one another. The perfect place to add to memories of family times. Six large rooms and two deluxe cottages can accommodate up to 26 people, including children. Guest kitchenettes, lovely common areas, yard, patio with grille and gazebo are for your convenience. Two-night minimum stays start at $2000. Full gourmet breakfast included; spa services available. Dates: All year, excluding holidays and special events. Cost: Two-night minimum package begins at $2000; licensed spa services available at additional cost.

Eastholme in the Rockies B&B (Terry Thompson)
Address: 4445 Hagerman Avenue, Cascade, CO 80809
E-Mail: info@eastholme.com
URL: http://www.eastholme.com
Reservations: 800-672-9901 Local: 719-684-9901

FOR THE PRICE OF A WEEKEND STAY, YOU COULD OWN THE PLACE! "Win the Inn’ in the Ice Palace Inn Bed and Breakfast GIVE AWAY!!! For anyone who has ever dreamed of owning your own Bed and Breakfast in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, this is an offer that cannot be beaten. The Ice Palace Inn in scenic and historic downtown Leadville, Colorado, will be GIVEN AWAY in a 150-word essay contest. A $230.00 entry fee applies. Write the best essay and the inn is yours. For details and contest rules, see our website or call toll free. Dates: Deadline - April 30, 2003. Cost: $230 and a great essay!

Ice Palace Inn Bed and Breakfast (Giles & Kami Kolakowski)
Address: 813 Spruce Street, Leadville, CO 80461
E-Mail: icepalace@bwn.net
URL: http://www.icepalaceinn.com
Reservations: 800-754-2840 Local: 719-486-8272

HAVE SOME TIME TO SPARE? Why not SPLIT for the Ice Palace Inn? You can have a BALL (& shoes) on us! A two-night getaway for two, gourmet breakfast for two each morning. Three games of bowling for two at our local bowling alley, Kristi Lanes, and rental shoes. Relax back at our Inn and STRIKE up some conversation over tea and goodies or relax in the hot tub under the stars! Bowl a perfect game of 300 and your $300 weekend is on us!!! Dates: Good until May 31, 2003. Cost: $300 is the perfect price for two nights, breakfast, 3 games of bowling & shoes.

Ice Palace Inn Bed and Breakfast (Giles & Kami Kolakowski)
Address: 813 Spruce Street, Leadville, CO 80461
E-Mail: icepalace@bwn.net
URL: http://www.icepalaceinn.com
Reservations: 800-754-2840 Local: 719-486-8272

TWO SISTERS INN goes to New Orleans! Come celebrate Mardi Gras in Manitou Springs, March 1 & 2 at the Two Sisters Inn B&B (BEIGNETS & BREW--Chicory, that is!) Start your weekend with a good night’s sleep, then get into the spirit with a "BIG EASY" breakfast at the Inn. Revel at the CARNIVALE Parade and sample prize-winning Gumbo from the 10th Annual Gumbo Cookoff. Many local eateries will be featuring Cajun food for dinner. After another restful night, jazz music at breakfast will make you feel like you were on Bourbon Street. Dates: March 1 & 2, 2003 (Two-night stay required) Cost: $190 - $230 (tax not included) based on double occupancy.

Two Sisters Inn - a bed and breakfast (Sharon Smith & Wendy Goldstein)
Address: Ten Otoe Place, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
E-Mail: info@twosisinn.com
URL: http://www.twosisinn.com
Reservations: 800-2-SIS-INN (274-7466) Local: 719-685-9684

Contact each Inn individually and mention this Special when making your reservation.