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Don't forget Father's Day!
This year, give a bed and breakfast getaway and
let him wakeup someplace special.
In This Issue:

A Father's Day He'll Remember

This year, make it a Father's Day he'll always remember.  Break away from the old 'shirt and tie routine' and let him choose from golf and fly fishing to wine tastings and sand dune rides. Bed and breakfast inns offer outdoor adventures or relaxing getaways, just for Dad.

Let him choose his own getaway with a Travel Gift Certificate from BnBFinder. Shirts and ties are nice, but haven't you given the same old Father's Day gift one too many times? This year, how about a relaxing bed and breakfast getaway to let Dad unwind? With Father's Day packages and specials from BnBFinder.com you can treat Dad to a weekend of golf, fishing, or whatever he enjoys.  Accepted at over 1,000 US B&Bs, Travel Gift Certificates from BnBFinder are a unique and personal gift idea that Dad will never forget. Last minute shopping is no problem with instant E-cards and FedEx shipping options. Shop now at www.TravelGiftCertificates.com.

Find a Father's Day getaway at www.BnBFinder.com/FathersDay or choose from a few of our favorites:

Mount Victoria Bed & Breakfast Inn
Eurerka Springs, AR
Mount Victoria Bed & Breakfast Inn, Eureka Springs, AR
Forget the Shirt & Tie Routine!
A bottle of wine or champagne, 12 chocolate covered strawberries and a Spa Basket will await the special man in your life. Enjoy 2 restful nights in an antique-filled suite and begin your days with Chris' unique, gourmet breakfast. You both will also receive a 30 minute massage, aromatherapy clay mask and a 30 minute foot massage. Also included is a Beaver Lake Cruise (no cruises on Thursdays). This package is $599 and requires a 2 night minimum stay. (Through 09/30/2007)

Brewster By The Sea Inn & Spa, Brewster, MA
Brewster By The Sea Inn & Spa
Brewster, MA

Father's Day Wine Tasting Getaway
Pamper him with a two-night getaway to Cape Cod that includes a fun wine tasting event and dinner for two at your innkeeper's favorite northern Italian restaurant. The wine tasting event will explore great wines that can be paired with grilled meats and spicy sauces. This package includes breakfast each morning, dinner for two, a wine tasting event at the Wine List in Hyannis, afternoon tea, a turndown service with truffles and champagne with chocolate covered strawberries. Pricing for this two-night package for two: Standard Queen $449, Deluxe King $499, Deluxe Suite $549. (06/15/2007 through 06/17/2007)

Darby Field Inn and Restaurant
Albany, NH
Darby Field Inn and Restaurant, Albany, NH
Midweek Golf & Stay
A relaxing midweek pace allows you to concentrate on playing your best game! Choose from seven of the best courses Mt. Washington Valley has to offer. Tee times must be Sunday after 1 pm through Friday before 10 am. Package includes a two-night stay, two full country breakfasts, and two rounds of golf. Starting at $260 for a basic room, not including tax and gratuity. (Through 06/29/2007)

The White River Inn, Cotter, AR
The White River Inn
Cotter, AR

Trout Fishing on the White River
Arkansas’ White River is known as one of the top trout habitats in the country. Take Dad out for some flyfishing and the lodge will provide top line tackle and gear. A full day of flyfishing for two starts at $400 or try spinfishing starting at $275 for two. Full fishing packages with meals and lodging can be put together for your convenience by request. (Through 05/17/2008)

Abella Garden Inn
Arroyo, CA
Abella Garden Inn, Arroyo, CA
Father's Day Package
It's Dad's turn to be pampered!! Treat that special "Dad" in your life to a round of golf at Cypress Ridge Golf Resort (for 1). If that's not his cup of tea, what about taking him to BJ's ATV for a one-hour sand dune ride--for the 2 of you! Follow that up with a terrific dinner. If he enjoys wine, included will be a chilled bottle of Edna valley wines awaiting him upon arrival. If he prefers beer, let us know his favorite brand and we'll have it waiting! During breakfast, let's tell dad how much you appreciate him during Gina's "musical review". That afternoon, take a stroll through the streets of Pismo Beach for the annual Car Show going on June 15, 16 & 17. Add to any room for $175 plus tax. (06/15/2007 through 06/17/2007)

Golf & Spa Getaways

Whether teeing off or treating yourself to a massage, with Golf & Spa B&B packages, he can do what he loves and so can she. Or, couples can spend the day together out on the greens and then unwind with a side-by-side couple’s massage in the privacy of your own bed and breakfast suite. With Golf & Spa packages from BnBFinder, he gets to do what he wants and so does she.

A golf getaway can also be the perfect Father's Day gift idea!

Find the perfect Golf & Spa package at www.BnBFinder.com/GolfandSpa (or individually at www.BnBFinder.com/GolfPackages and www.BnBFinder.com/SpaPackages) or choose from some of our favorites:

The Heartstone Inn & Cottages
Eurerka Springs, AR
The Heartstone Inn & Cottages, Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Golf Package
Play one of the best maintained and challenging golf courses in the area, Holiday Island. Packages for one or two people. With this package you will receive a sleeve of premium golf balls (each) and green fees for 18 holes of golf with cart. Add $116 to the price of any guest room for two and $58 to the price of any room for one. This package is available Sunday through Thursday. All packages are subject to availability. Packages can not be combined with any discounted rates. (Through 12/31/2007)
Massage Package
Renew yourself and soothe away your tension with a rejuvenating massage, the ultimate in relaxation. Deluxe Massage Package: Receive 1 one-hour massage; add $45 to the price of any room. Premium Massage Package: Receive 2 one-hour massages; add $90 to the price of any room.
These Massage Packages are available Sunday through Thursday, during any month except October. Regular rates apply to weekends and October. (Through 12/31/2007)

1851 Historic Maple Hill Manor, Springfield, Kentucky
1851 Historic Maple Hill Manor
Springfield, Kentucky

Outdoors Adventure for Him/Spa Pampering for Her
The Outdoor Adventure Package includes a wide range of outdoor activities such as golf (discounted $20 weekdays or $25 weekends), boating, horseback riding, biking, and hiking. Return in the afternoon and soak away the day in one of our double Jacuzzis and be pampered with a one-hour massage for both of you. Several spa services are available at the inn: massage, facials, manicures and pedicures, just to name a few! Includes dinner at the inn or let them help you find a perfect romantic restaurant. And to top it off, indulge in a special chocolate dessert prepared just for the two of you to enjoy! (Through 12/30/2007)

MD Resort Bed & Breakfast
Aurora, Texas
MD Resort Bed & Breakfast, Aurora, Texas
Golf Weekend
This Golfer's Getaway Package for two includes a two-night stay and unlimited golf with cart for one day at your choice of several local courses. $329. (Through 12/31/2007)
Peaceful Relaxation
Enjoy a one hour relaxing body massage with a massage therapist, soothing mineral bath salts, fresh mixed flowers of the season, and use the inn's massage chair at your leisure. Add $99 to the room rate of your choice. (Through 12/31/2007)

Vineyardview B&B, Hood River, Oregon
Vineyardview B&B
Hood River, OR

Golf Package
Add 18-holes of golf at Indian Creek Golf Course for two and a $30 gift certificate for lunch at Divot’s. Package includes gourmet breakfast, fresh coffee or tea served in your room, in the sunny breakfast nook or outdoors on the patio. $375 per night. (Through 10/31/2007)
Spa Package
Add a pampering in-room couples massage and a bottle of award-winning local wine, includes gourmet breakfast, fresh coffee or tea served in your room, in the sunny breakfast nook or outdoors on the patio. $400 per night. (Through 10/31/2007)

Meadowood Bed and Breakfast
Meadows of Dan, VA
Meadowood Bed and Breakfast, Meadows of Dan, Virginia
Meadowood Golf Packages
Meadowood has golf packages in cooperation with The Olde Mill Golf Course. Includes: 2 nights at the B&B, breakfast both mornings, golf for two at The Olde Mill Golf Course, $50 gift certificate towards dinner at Niblick's, the restaurant at the Olde Mill Golf Course. Weekday (Monday through Thursday stays only) - $329, Weekend (Friday through Sunday stays) - $389. (Through 10/10/2007)
Meadowood Couples' Massage Package
You and your significant other can relax and indulge in a 45-minute massage session in the Massage Room for each of you. Just $135 plus tax. (48 hours' advance notice required) (Through 12/31/2007)

Something Different for Family Getaways

Contrary to popular belief, B&Bs are not only for couples on a romantic getaway. Just in time for summer vacations, discover family travel's best kept secret at a bed and breakfast inn.

Weatherbury Farm Vacation
Avella, PA
Many inns accommodate and even cater directly to families with activities you won't find at your standard hotel. Learn technical rock or ice climbing or earn your keep working on the farm, bottle feeding baby animals. From outdoor activities like hiking and swimming to kids camps, working farms, spa treatments and golf, there's something for everyone in the family at a bed and breakfast inn.

You can save on your next family vacation with amazing specials and packages at www.BnBFinder.com/FamilyPackages or choose from a few of our favorites:

A Family Farm Vacation
Weatherbury Farm Vacation, Avella, PA
Make some down-on-the-farm memories. Families staying for 2 nights or more are invited to participate in the “Official Weatherbury Farm Kid” program. Each family will receive a packet about farming and every child is invited to earn the "Official Weatherbury Farm Kid" designation. Younger children will do chores and complete a picture worksheet; older children will have fun doing chores and learning with our "Farm Workbook." Children who complete the program will be awarded an "Official Weatherbury Farm Kid" certificate. Program is included with the cost of a 2-night stay. (Through 12/31/2009)
Mountain Top Inn & Resort
Chittenden, VT

"Family Fun" Package
The Mountain Top Inn & Resort, Chittenden, VT
Bring the entire family and save on family fun at the 350-acre resort. This 3-night package starts at $1050 for 3 people or $1295 for 4 people and includes: lodging in a Classic Lodge Room or Rustic Pet Friendly Cabin, a Vermont breakfast each morning, one day of Kids Camp (Tuesday or Thursday - must be booked in advance), two 1-hour massages, a pontoon boat ride, use of the resort’s facilities including the private lake-front beach, hiking trails, kayaks, canoes, tennis court and more. (Some activities require an additional fee.) Taxes and Resort Fees are included. Arrive Sunday thru Thursday and receive a $200 Resort Credit to use for additional resort activities and dining. (06/01/2007 through 08/31/2007)
Cranmore Mountain Lodge
North Conway, NH

Family Adventure Package
Cranmore Mountain Lodge, North Conway, NH
Take advantage of our special discounted lodging rates and take part in classes with EMS Climbing School & Guide Service. Your family will enjoy 2 nights lodging and 2 full days of adventure learning technical rock or ice climbing (minimum age of 8 for ice climbing), hiking, snowshoeing, or geocache treasure hunting! You'll also receive a full country breakfast every morning and afternoon refreshments with homemade appetizers. Enjoy the outdoor hot tub, heated pool and all other amenities. Receive 15% off your stay when you book this package. (Children under 10 stay free.) (Through 05/11/2008)

BnBFinder has more than 1,000 family-friendly bed and breakfast inns at BnBFinder.com/FamilyTravel

10 Benefits of a B&B Wedding

Discover the allure, appeal and abundant advantages of having your wedding at a bed and breakfast inn. BnBFinder has hundreds of B&Bs for your perfect wedding.

While other brides and grooms are looking at hotel ballrooms and country clubs as the settings for their wedding celebrations, say "I do" someplace special and get amazing values by skipping the cavernous blank slates of the wedding 'usuals' in favor of a bed and breakfast setting.

BnBFinder.com has collected the top ten benefits of bringing a jewel of a bed and breakfast into your dream wedding plans at www.BnBFinder.com/WeddingBenefits. Among the many benefits are the cost, a beautiful setting, and of course the breakfast!

You can also find the perfect bed and breakfast for your wedding celebration at www.BnBFinder.com/Weddings and see why B&Bs are ideal for weddings.

To view or download a list of inns that host weddings, please visit www.BnBFinder.com/Weddings.

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