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B&B Guidebook Review
The Choice Bed and Breakfast Guide
www.choicebedandbreakfast.com

Formerly www.choice-guide.com

RATING: 2 INNSTARS
    Date last reviewed:
    1/28/2006
    Score: 46

Area Covered:
US
Listing Type/Number:
Links - only site. Total of about 5000 inns listed, of which 636 [actual count] are hotlinks.
Description:
From home page, select 'inn search' to reach list of states with US map ("map search" from home page does the same). State page has interactive map and drop-down list of major cities; there's also a "vicinity range" choice and an option to browse all inns in state. Clicking on a map or selecting a city gives a list with selected city, then inns within the specified distance, arranged by distance.
  • May also directly enter city name in "quick search" and get list as above (in some cases after specifying state).
    Quality Assurance:
    Does not indicate affiliations or inspected status.
    Other:
    Listings include some association links.

  • Innkeeper Info:
  • Promotion: Uses localized keywords on state pages. Provides quarterly statement of click-throughs from the guide. Says publicize by "major search engines; press releases to travel magazines and newspapers."
  • Rates: link to stand-alone page $20; also accepts free contact-only listings.
  • Contact: (703)323-0284 or email admin@choicebedandbreakfast.com.
  • Comments:
    Web Presence Evaluation:
  • Not among the guides evaluated by Inntelligent.com.
  • Google® page rank of home page: 4/10.
  • My B&B Results:
    • Unlinked contact listing only.

  • Ratings Summary (see criteria for details)
    A (of 20) - 7
    B (of 20) - 8
    C (of 30) - 20
    D (of 10) - 10
    E (of 10) - 0
    F (of 5) - 0
    G (of 5) - 1

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