FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 2/19/04

Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado
P.O. Box 38416, Colorado Springs, CO 80937
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Bed and 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 Presents Jumbled Pillows for March

 

IT’S THE WEARIN’ OF THE GREEN! -- St. Patrick's Day in Steamboat. It's outrageous - It's Fireworks, It's a Torch Light Parade!  In addition to the mountain activities there will be bands galore downtown - just a few blocks from the B & B.  Come join the festivities. Dates: March 15 – 18. Cost: 20% off the winter rates/ the fireworks are free. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to: www.innsofcolorado.org

Alpine Rose Bed and Breakfast (Lynn Atkinson)
Address: 724 Grand Street, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
URL:
http://www.stonerose.com
E-Mail:
lynn@stonerose.com
Reservations: 866-638-4608 Local: 970-879-1528


ASPIRING – SO YOU WANT TO BE AN INNKEEPER? -- This one-time seminar is designed for persons interested in researching and opening their own B&B. Instructors are Sallie & Welling Clark, innkeepers of Holden House-1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn. Holden House has been in operation since 1986 and the Clarks have been instructing B&B seminars since 1989. The seminar includes a "take home" 100 + page reference workbook. 2004 DATES: Sunday-February 22nd, Sunday-March 21st. SEE OUR WEBSITE AT
www.icare-consult.com for more information and registration information.  Dates: Sundays: February 22 and March 21, 2004. Cost: $65 per person 10% discount on lodging for seminar students. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to: www.innsofcolorado.org

Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn (Sallie Clark)
Address: 1102 W. Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
URL:
http://www.holdenhouse.com
E-Mail:
mail@holdenhouse.com
Reservations: 888-565-3980 Local: 719-471-3980


"THE KING AND I" THEATER PACKAGE -- Visit Los Altos Bed and Breakfast in Grand Junction, CO for a two night special. Let us pamper you in the relaxed, comfortable Victorian house with a spectacular views, hearty, delicious, gourmet breakfast. Stroll quaint downtown shops and indulge the evening at The Cabaret Dinner Theatre with a live play, "KING AND I", a romantic, heart rendering love story, an audience favorite, performed by local talents. Spend the next day visiting 7 wineries or hiking the spectacular Colorado National Monument. Dates: March and April 2004. Cost: $270.00 and up, includes two nights lodging, two tickets to "The King and I", two full breakfasts both days. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

Los Altos B&B (Young-Ja Garrett)
Address: 375 Hillview Dr., Grand Junction, CO 81503
URL:
http://www.colorado-bnb.com/losaltos
E-Mail:
losaltosbnb@bresnan.net
Reservations: 888-774-0982 Local: 970-256-0964


DINING OUT WITH FLAIR! Reserve a 1-night minimum stay and let us help you "Dine Out With Flair!"  Specials available at local restaurants reserved for you and that special someone!  Enjoy the comfort and charm of our 1895 B&B and the culinary delights of our favorite restaurant!  Dates: March 2004. Cost: Room Rates:  $210 to $265/night plus tax. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

Our Hearts Inn Old Colorado City (Pat Fejedelem)
Address: 2215 W. Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
URL: http://www.inn-colorado-springs.com
E-Mail:
ourheartsinn@aol.com
Reservations: 800-533-7095 Local: 719-473-8684


TEA FOR TWO - Pamper yourself and a loved one with our Victorian "Tea for Two" - Served 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturdays March 6th and March 20th!  $12/person Tea for Two, plus "Discounted" Room rate ($65 - $110).  Available with Overnight Reservation Package Only!
Perfect start to a romantic Victorian Retreat OR Create New Traditions for Mothers & Daughters, Sisters and Friends at Our Hearts "Tea for Two!" Dates: March 6th and March 20th, 2004. Cost: Tea for Two $12/person + Room, Rate of Room chosen. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

Our Hearts Inn Old Colorado City (Pat Fejedelem)
Address: 2215 W. Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
URL: http://www.inn-colorado-springs.com
E-Mail:
ourheartsinn@aol.com
Reservations: 800-533-7095 Local: 719-473-8684


TREATS FOR TWO -- Come enjoy the historic district and the charm of our 1895 bed and breakfast.  Treats for Two for the romantic in each of us!  Enjoy a special night with Check-in gifts!  Breakfast may be catered to your room (additional charge) upon request.  Reserve now, discounts no applicable.  Dates: March 2004. Cost: Room Rates:  $200 to $250. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

Our Hearts Inn Old Colorado City (Pat Fejedelem)
Address: 2215 W. Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
URL: http://www.inn-colorado-springs.com
E-Mail:
ourheartsinn@aol.com
Reservations: 800-533-7095 Local: 719-473-8684


SPRING AWAY 2 FOR 1 -- Stay in the Mountain Suite 2 nights for the price of 1 any day of the week. Additional nights are $75 per night double occupancy. Includes a full country style breakfast, afternoon snacks and beverages. Dates: 3/1/04 - 4/30/04. Cost: 2 Nights for $100.00 plus tax, additional nights are $75 per night, double occupancy. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

The Ranch House Bed & Breakfast (Steve & Tammy Shelafo)
Address: 233 County Road 48, Gunnison, CO 81230
URL:
http://www.RanchHousebnb.com
E-Mail:
RanchHouse@RanchHousebnb.com
Reservations: 866-641-07000 Local: 970-642-0210


SPRING FLING – MURDER MYSTERY WEEKEND -- Celebrate Spring by trying something different.  Join the Red Crags Bed & Breakfast Inn located in Manitou Springs. Colorado, as they host this seasons last Manitou Murder - "A Weekend To Die For" on March 19th and 20th, 2004. 
Willing and even slightly shy guests will be treated to mystery, suspense, great food, lots of laughs and above all - a great time.  Every mystery is unique. Every plot is fascinating with its own twists and turns. The mystery starts on Friday evening when the characters are introduced and the crime is revealed. You return to crime scene on Saturday evening. Dine with fellow sleuths and possible criminal suspects, then become part of a rollicking investigation of the previous night's murder. You won't know if you are the murderer until the mystery is solved by you and fellow guests. For more information call the Red Crags Bed & Breakfast Inn 800-721-2248 or visit their web site
www.redcrags.comDates: Weekend of March 19/20, 2004
Cost: $310-$480 for two people depending on room selected.  Includes Friday appetizers, Saturday dinner, 2 breakfasts, 2 nights lodging, 2 evenings of mystery. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

Red Crags Bed & Breakfast Inn (Lynda Lerner)
Address: 302 El Paso Blvd., Manitou Springs, CO 80829
URL:
http://www.redcrags.com
E-Mail:
info@redcrags.com
Reservations: 800-721-2248 Local: 719-685-1920


COME ENJOY A TASTE OF ITALY AT THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN LODGE & CABINS! Special package includes 2 nights (single or double occupancy) at the Bed & Breakfast Inn, Our spectacular 3 course breakfast each morning and decadent evening dessert each night; Dinner at a local favorite Italian restaurant (Paravicini's) on Friday night (wine included); A Saturday afternoon Italian cooking class by Paravicini's owner, Franco (wine included)! (space limited - reserve quickly!) Dates: Following Dates ONLY: March 5th and 6th; April 2nd and 3rd; April 30th and May 1st. Cost: $50 per person, plus the cost of the room ($80-$95/night/double occupancy.) For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to:
www.innsofcolorado.org

Rocky Mountain Lodge & Cabins (Brian & Debbie Reynolds)
Address: 4680 Hagerman Ave., Cascade, CO 80809
URL:
http://www.rockymountainlodge.com
E-Mail:
info@rockymountainlodge.com
Reservations: 888-298-0348 Local: 719-684-2521


MARCH MADNESS FULL COURT PRESS TO DEFEAT BREAST CANCER -- Spirit Mountain Ranch Bed and Breakfast is sponsoring a "March Madness Full Court Press to Defeat Breast Cancer" Weekend, March 19 & 20, 2004.  All proceeds from this event will go to the Breast Cancer Fund and Casting for Recovery.   Come watch a basketball game, share information on breast cancer, climb our mountain on snowshoes and soak in the under the stars hot tub! This package including lodging, full breakfasts and one dinner catered by Caroline's Cuisine starts at $300 per couple.    Join us and enjoy our beautiful timber framed inn located on 72 mountain acres just minutes from Rocky Mountain National Park and the Village of Grand Lake.   Call 970-887-3551 or email us at
spiritmtn@rkymtnhi.com for information and reservations. Dates: March 19 and 20, 2004. Cost: Packages starting from $300 per couple. For additional Inspected and Approved Inn Specials throughout the state, go to: www.innsofcolorado.org

Spirit Mountain Ranch (Beth Wasmer)
Address: PO Box 942, Grand Lake, CO 80447
URL:
http://www.spiritmtnranch.com
E-Mail:
spiritmtn@rkymtnhi.com
Local: 970-887-3551


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