Berry Manor Blog

What can I expect for Breakfast at a B&B?

Breakfast is typically a BIG deal at most B&B inns as it makes up the second “B” in B&B!  For most innkeepers, there is a lot of pressure to make breakfast memorable for their guests. What is great about the B&B experience is every breakfast you have at every B&B is going […]


Fact or Myth: For most B&Bs state of the art technology is 2 cups and a string.

MYTH:   Of course you knew this would be a myth.  The reality is that for a small lodging property to thrive in the very competitive travel market, the small lodging property has to keep up with the Jones or in this case the Hiltons, Marriotts, and the Hamptons.  A professionally […]


When was the last time Mr. Marriott checked you into your hotel room?

 Seriously – have you ever even met the owner when you stayed at one of those big chain hotels?  Probably not.  In fact, chances are Mr. Marriott did not serve you breakfast in the morning, make the homemade pie or cookies that you snacked on the night before, help you […]


Fact or Myth: Most Bed and Breakfasts do not have Private Baths

MYTH:   It is a myth that most bed and breakfasts do not have private baths.  According to the latest PAII industry survey, 94% of all bed and breakfast rooms in the over 17,000 bed and breakfast facilities in the US have private baths. Many bed and breakfasts have “repurposed” grand, […]


Life is already too BIG so isn’t it time to Enjoy Small

In today’s world life is BIG.  There are BIG box stores, BIG lines, BIG traffic, BIG houses, BIG chain restaurants, BIG finances, BIG headaches, BIG projects and just BIG pressure to do everything quicker and have it all done yesterday. So for all of the BIG that you face every […]