B&B Guidebook Review
Click on Bed & Breakfast

    Date last reviewed:
    Score: 40

Area Covered:
Listing Type/Number:
About 681 in USA & Canada [actual count] with links, many more with contact & email link only.
From home page, may "Search by Type" or "Search by Name" or "Search by Region."
  • Search by type lists bed and breakfasts, cottages, inns and vacation rentals. Selecting one takes you to a country selection page, then a state selection page, then a city list. From state page, also have option to search by regions orto select city diretcly; region page has interactive map and region list. From state page, may also select to see all inns in state, provided 10 to a page by inn name.
  • Search by Region goes directly to a list of states.
  • Name search allows partial inn name.
    The selection (city or state) results in a list with inns in alpha order, with featured first, then basic contact with an email and/or website link. Region search provides only those with linked listings (these have icons and are be highlighted on state and city search result pages).
    Quality Assurance:
    Has associations.

  • Innkeeper Info:
  • Promtion: main site only.
  • Rates: Basic listing with email link is free, link to website is $30, additional data and priority placement is $50. Additional priority rankings range from $70 to $250. May also become city sponsor for $100. Sign up/pay on-line.
  • Contact:
  • Comments: Inn tracking tends to indicate a large portion of click-thrus from the guide are coming from a limited number of IPs in British Columbia, where the site is hosted.
    Web Presence Evaluation:
  • No. 77 of 78 guides evaluated by (1 star).
  • Composite of INNSTAR/Inntelligent ratings: 3/10.
  • Google® page rank of home page: 5/10.
  • My B&B Results:
    • Unlinked contact listing only.
    • Listing provided no proven guest-nights at my 1-unit B&B.

  • Ratings Summary (see criteria for details)
    A (of 20) - 7
    B (of 20) - 9
    C (of 30) - 16
    D (of 10) - 8
    E (of 5) - 0
    F (of 10) - 0
    G (of 5) - 1

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