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Thirty Days Left to Vote for the Best B&Bs

April 1st may be the time for jokes, but is not
fooling around. Just one month remains to vote for your favorite B&Bs in
the Best of Awards. Two lucky voters will qualify to
win either the monthly $100 gift certificate drawing
or the grand prize—$500 in gift certificates,
accepted at 3,400 U.S. B&Bs. While others are playing pranks on April
Fools’ Day, is serious about finding inngoers’
favorite B&Bs; voting ends on April 30, 2004. So while others are joshing
around, those who love the romance, hospitality, and cuisine of B&Bs will
be found at their computers, voting for their favorite inns.
The Best of Awards is the first entirely web-based B&B
awards program. Those interested in voting should visit and click the voting button on the home
page. Voters can access ballots directly from their favorite inn’s listing
page on

The Best of Awards will designate B&Bs in the
following categories:

—Best overall—Most romantic—Most family-friendly—Most business
traveler friendly—Most pet-friendly—Best food—Best service—
Best value—Best hospitality—Best breakfast

Each person may vote for his or her favorite B&B once in each category,
and changes can be made if inngoers find new choices for these
distinctions. The voting will end April 30, 2004, and winners will be
announced June 1, 2004. Vote for your favorite B&Bs today! Maybe you’ll
get lucky and win those gift certificates, so you can do your own fooling
around with a special someone at a romantic inn.

  Here’s what some of those who’ve voted are saying:


  “We voted for the St. Botolph Bed & Breakfast in Weatherford, TX.  The
innkeepers are great people.  We love staying there because the B&B is immaculate, there’s lots to do in the area, and the service is
excellent.” - Bruce B., Carrollton, TX

  “I hoped The Empress of Little Rock, AR, would be a winner when I voted. I don’t think I even noticed that I could win something myself!  What a
nice surprise!” - Leila F., Sikeston, MO

For more information on the Best of Awards, go to For great B&B story
ideas, visit the Press Room at is the leading online bed & breakfast reservation
network, listing over 27,000 bed & breakfasts and inns throughout the
United States and internationally. A variety of search functions and
extensive maps enable inngoers to find the perfect B&B. Travelers can make
reservations online, purchase gift certificates, subscribe to a free
newsletter, and post questions on expert hosted message boards.