Full Member Benefits

Come “INN” and join us

The Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association

The Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association began in 1987 with 12 charter volunteer members, a group of Innkeepers with a vision to maintain high standards and warm hospitality. We currently represent 38 of the finest Bed and Breakfasts throughout the State.

Our Mission

The Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association represents only Innkeepers dedicated to providing a memorable experience in special overnight accommodations and attentive service for the traveler. We strive for high standards in cleanliness, safety and professionalism.

Benefits include

The value of membership is found not only in the many benefits that are available to each member inn, but also in the invaluable networking within the organization.

You will receive membership listing on Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association's state of the art on-line directory www.indianabedandbreakfast.org with a 90 day spotlight on the home page preferred inn rotational listing. List your specials, local events, photos, and receive a referral link to your own website. Visited by an average of 140 people a day.

***New Feature: Our website is now "mobi" - mobile-phone compatible***

Share on-line links with the following other travel industry websites such as, www.bnbfinder.com, www.bnbstar.com, www.bedandbreakfast.com, www.paii.org, www.bedandbreakfastplanner.com, www.indianatraveler.com, www.visitindiana.com, to name a few.

Featured Inns on the IBBA Website

Each week three member inns are randomly selected to share the spotlight on the IBBA website.

Facebook Advertising

The Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association has a Facebook page that is free for you to advertise your specials, local attractions that are going on in your area. We encourage you to “like” the page. Each Wednesday, three Inn are showcased as our Spotlight Inns.

Membership Certificate

Proudly shows that the Bed and Breakfast Inn belongs to a professional organization,

with Inns that are Inspected and Approved. Guest Comment cards are available through the IBBA, if you would like to display them in your guest rooms.

INN-TO-INN

This is one of your best marketing tools and the opportunity for you to get to know your peers. As a participant in this program, you allow an Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association member to enjoy a night at your Bed and Breakfast at a reduced rate of $49.00 plus tax. Contact a member inn for availability.

Networking

As an inspected and approved member, you only have to pick up the phone or e-mail to get assistance and feedback from your seasoned peers.

Partnerships

Share, support and socialize

Mentor aspiring Innkeepers

Receive referrals from member Inns

Exchange recipes

Member Recruitment

Current members receive a $25.00 referral fee for new members.

Association Office

The Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association office handles:

Guest mail

Phone inquiries

Maintenance ofwww.indianabedandbreakfast.org

Recruitment of new members

Innkeeper’s resources

Regulation and start-up materials

Guest Comments Cards

Vendors:

If you are in need of an insurance company, credit card processing company or website development company, please contact the IBBA office.

IBBA Membership - Apply Now

Properties may apply for membership anytime during the year. For membership information, contact the IBBA Office, info@indianabedandbreakfast.org or call 877-846-4222. Application materials for Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association can be sent via U.S. Mail or may be downloaded. We encourage you to apply for membership at your earliest opportunity, since your membership benefits begin immediately upon inspection and approval. Give your Bed and Breakfast Inn increased visibility immediately with your listing and link on http://www.indianabedandbreakfast.org

2019 Membership

Annual fees:

Dues notices will go out in the Fall.

$150.00 base rate per inn with a $15.00 per guest room fee and a non-refundable inspection fee of $75.00 for all applications received.

Following passage of inspection and receipt of all related materials and membership fees your member benefits will become effective. Please contact the Indiana Bed and Breakfast office for additional information at 877-846-4222.

We proudly will represent your INN in our Indiana Bed and Breakfast Association listing, providing only the Best in Hoosier Hospitality.

We look forward to having you join us.