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Valentine's Day Getaways

Romance Package at MaMere’s Guest House

February will be here before we know it. Celebrate the month of ❤️ with a stay at MaMere’s Guest House Whether you come with a partner for Valentine’s Day, are celebrating Galentine’s Day with your best buds, or you need some personal time for respite and self care, MaMere’s has a room for you! And they can make it extra special with their locally curated packages and add-ones. 🌹 🍷 🍓 Book directly on their website for the best rates and access to exclusive packages.

MaMere’s Guest House is located in the heart of wine county, and is the perfect place to call home while you explore the surrounding wineries or visiting Western Oregon University. The property is on the National Register of Historic Places and is only a block from WOU and Monmouth’s Main Street.

Romance Package at MaMere'sFrom the Inn tour local vineyards, visit the coast, or just relax and enjoy a glass of wine amongst the beautiful flowers, while listening to music from the Monmouth Amphitheater in Main Street Park.

Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is ready to share Oregon with you: it’s environment, culture, and heritage. Combine gracious hospitality with ambiance at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.

Hospitality Update: Our inns are following COVID-19 protocol guidance from the Oregon Health Authority. 

Although mask guidelines are lifted:

● Some businesses may choose to still require masks.

● Some people may choose to still wear a mask.

We have all struggled through COVID-19 and could use a little kindness. Please be respectful of local businesses and their workers and most importantly kind to yourself.

Valentine's Day Getaways

Valentine’s Day Getaways with its pink hearts, chocolates, and red roses certainly does pull at the heartstrings. Treat your sweetie, and yourself, to a romantic getaway at a member inn of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild

❤️🌹 Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Have you made your plans?

Valentine’s Day Getaways at MaMere’s Guest House can be a magical and whimsical stay for your special someone with the help of some of our local friends. Wake up in Oregon Wine Country. ❤️

❤️🌹 Enhancements and Packages ❤️🌹

‘We can provide fresh handmade chocolate covered strawberries from the Melting Pot, pick up flowers from Petals & Vines, or have a bottle of wine from Redgate Winery. You can have all the above with the Romance in Wine Country Package

Valentine's Day Getaways
Petals & Vines in MaMere’s Romance in Wine Country Package

❤️🌹 Extravagant Romance Packages ❤️🌹Valentine's Day Getaways


Chehalem Ridge Bed and Breakfast reminds us that Valentine’s Day falls on a Monday this year so you can celebrate the weekend before, or save yourself from the crowds and plan it on the day. ‘We’ve got romantically cozy rooms for you either way you choose to plan your V-Day getaway. Remember, a gift of a getaway is a gift for both of you!’ ❤️🌹

 

❤️🌹 Enhancements ❤️🌹

Enhance your stay at the Old Parkdale Inn by adding something special. We have a well stocked wine cabinet

Valentine's Day Getaways
Old Parkdale Inn Wine and Chocolate Pairings

Wine Pairing with White, Swiss or Dark Chocolate. Paired with a Columbia Gorge varietal. Two Old Parkdale Inn signature wine glasses complete this bundle. You can choose a wine or we’ll choose one for you. Add $50 to the cost of room

S’mores Fireside Pack – Vanilla marshmallows, homemade graham crackers, and squares of milk chocolate. Every piece is handcrafted by Columbia Gorge Confections with quality ingredients to make the most incredible s’more you have ever created. Ready for you to assemble and roast over the fire in our gardens. Or broiled should weather conditions not allow. Add $5 to the cost of room for each

S’mores Skillet Dip – This s’mores dip is perfect for when you’re craving that s’mores flavor in the middle of winter with no camp fire in sight! Served with graham cracker and fruit for dipping. Add $10 to the cost of room.

Oregon Bed and Breakfasts Welcome You

Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is ready to share Oregon with you: it’s environment, culture, and heritage. Combine gracious hospitality with ambiance at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.

Hospitality Update: Our inns are following COVID-19 protocol guidance from the Oregon Health Authority, Oregon is still requiring masks in some outdoor public spaces and all indoor public spaces, that includes the inns of the Oregon B&B Guild. 

Let’s all be respectful and safe and follow the guidance of the CDC. Our inns are doing everything in our power to keep you safe. Not sure if your favorite inn is open? Give them a call as they just might be.

Holiday Adventures Willamette Valley Wine Country

Holiday Adventures in the Willamette Valley Wine Country
Guest Blogger:
Kristin Fintel, innkeeper, Chehalem Ridge Bed and Breakfast

‘No one can argue that Christmas looks different this year, but at Chehalem Ridge Bed & Breakfast, we are making the very best of it! We’re hanging Christmas lights, decorating the tree and cooking up delicious “’tis the season” breakfasts, all to provide guests with a warm and cheery, drivable holiday at our charmingly cozy wine country B&B.

‘Over the holidays this year, when visiting family isn’t the best option and staying home feels like more of the same boring routine, we invite guests to explore their “backyard” with Holiday Adventures in the greenery on a table with the words Valley Wine Country. This year, it’s all about staying close to home and in that spirit we’re welcoming regional travelers to spend the holidays at our small, locally-owned inn and encouraging them to create happy memories on a special holiday vacation. For folks living near Portland, Eugene or even Seattle, this can be the year to enjoy a very drivable holiday with a stay at Chehalem Ridge Bed & Breakfast.

‘Our top-rated five guestroom B&B is festively decorated for the holidays and is offering free gifts for guests checking in between December 1st and 31st. Chehalem Ridge B&B guests will receive a branded reusable water bottle and a hand-crafted holiday ornament.

‘Guests who would like to ensure they are the only guests at the B&B can do so with the Cellar Season Private B&B Escape for an additional fee.

‘Don’t let Christmas get you down this year, let us lift you up with a very merry stay at Chehalem Ridge B&B and Holiday Adventures in the Willamette Valley Wine Country. Come be our guests and experience Oregon and the holiday season from the comfort and luxury of a Willamette Valley wine country B&B. Check us out at www.ChehalemRidge.com and start planning your very drivable holiday adventure today’

The Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is ready to share Oregon with you: it’s environment, culture, and heritage. Combine gracious hospitality with ambiance at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.

MaMere's Merry Market

Come get into the Holiday Spirit, do some shopping, tour MaMere’s Guest House while supporting local vendors sharing their handmade goods.  On November 30, 10am to 2pm, the first 25 visitors will get a special holiday treat from Simply Sweet Bake Shop!  Drawings will happen every 30 minutes for items from our amazing vendors. If over we get over 250 people, all visitors will be entered into a drawing for a 1 night stay at MaMere’s Guest House!

MaMere’s Guest House is located in the heart of wine county, and is the perfect place to call home while you explore the surrounding wineries or visiting Western Oregon University.  The property is on the National Register of Historic Places and is only a block from WOU and Monmouth’s Main Street.

MaMere’s Guest House is charming, unique and colorful inside and out!  Built in 1891 as a boarding house for female students, it has since housed hundreds and continues to do so today in its present form as a Bed and Breakfast Guest House.  From the Inn tour local vineyards, visit the coast, or just relax and enjoy a glass of wine amongst the beautiful flowers, while listening to music from the Monmouth Amphitheater in Main Street Park.

 

Victorian Christmas Faire

Victorian Christmas Faire and High Tea at the Prospect Hotel

Victorian Christmas Faire and High Tea, hosted by Prospect Historic Hotel, Saturday and Sunday December 8th and 9th from 11am to 3pm. The proprietors invite Christmas and Victorian artists to display their wares in rooms decorated in period specific themes.  Join this fun and unusual event for a day at the Prospect Hotel! Guests are welcome to “get into the era” by wearing Victorian or Christmas finery.

Each of the rooms in this Nationally Registered Historic Hotel is decorated in period specific themes. Christmas and Victorian themes abound.

The High Tea will be offered throughout the day in the Historic Hotel Dinner House. Take this opportunity for a day out to enjoy the Prospect Hotel all ‘Dressed Up’ for Christmas, to relax in high fashion while partaking in some of Karen’s delicious homemade tasties, and to find just the right gift for Christmas!  Be it for someone else or just for yourself!

Local craft and art vendors will have their own Historic Hotel Room decorated displaying their wares. Join this fun and unusual event for a day at the Prospect Historic Hotel! Guests are welcome to “get into the era” by wearing Victorian or Christmas finery.

Reservations are HIGHLY suggested for the High Tea!
Live musical entertainment all day. This promises to be a fun event!

Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is ready to share Oregon with you: it’s environment, culture, and heritage. Combine gracious hospitality with ambiance at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.

Bells Up Winery

Thanksgiving Wine Events in the Willamette Valley

For 35 years, Willamette Valley wineries have been throwing open their doors to welcome visitors the weekend after Thanksgiving.  This year, more than 150 wineries continue this tradition November 24, 25 and 26.  Join winemakers in the valley for special tastings, food pairings, live music, holiday discounts and more. Each winery celebrates the festive weekend with its own flare!  Here are some OBBG Innkeeper members’ favorite choices for this holiday weekend of wine tasting:

Chehalem Ridge B&B:  We love nearby Bells Up Winery.  Winemaker David Specter invites tasters in to Herald the Holidays with him as he shares his handcrafted Pinot noir and Syrah paired with light fair and spectacular views from their new wine porch.  Regularly open by appointment only, David and his wife Sara open this weekend from noon – 4.

The Victorian on 10thVista Hills Vineyard offers spectacular views and is centrally locating in the red hills of Dundee.  They are celebrating their 20th anniversary with a special Thanksgiving lineup of European cheeses paired with six estate wines.  Friday and Saturday – 11 to 5

R.R. Thompson HouseThe Carlton Winemakers Studio presents “The Craft of Winemaking” on Friday and Saturday (11-4) Thanksgiving weekend.  View short videos on the process of winemaking and explore the equipment used by winemakers.  The videos, wine tasting — from some of the best winemakers in the valley, and light appetizers are all included in the $20 fee.

These inns and others of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild are ready to share Oregon with you: it’s environment, culture, and heritage. Combine gracious hospitality with ambiance at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn

A Thanksgiving Feast at the Prospect Historic Hotel.

A Thanksgiving Feast at the Prospect Historic Hotel is one you won’t want to miss.  A 16′ long Buffet Table will present Karen’s Sumptuous creations and of course a wonderful selection of her famous desserts.  This has become a traditional yearly event, attended by many, so make your reservations early by calling 541-560-3664.  Reservations are required.

A Thanksgiving Feast

Prospect Historic Hotel Bed and Breakfast Inn provides lodging in its 10 room, each with period furnishings and decorations, private baths and beautiful quilts on every bed.  Hearty belly filling breakfasts.  Stay where Teddy Roosevelt, Jack London, Zane Grey, John Muir, William Jennings Bryan, Gifford Pinchot and Hubert Humphrey slept. Relax in the sitting parlors, warming your toes at the fireplace and catch up on some local history from our collection of books.  Unwind on the wrap around Veranda with a glass of wine or a microbrew and a good book.

Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is ready to share Oregon with you: it’s environment, culture, and heritage. Combine gracious hospitality with ambiance at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn

Spring Fling and High Tea at the Prospect Historic Hotel


Adorn yourself in Spring’s Fanciest Finery, reserve your room at the Prospect Historic Hotel and your seat at the table for this year’s Spring Fling and High Tea, Sunday, April 23rd from 11-3.

The Historic Hotel Bed and Breakfast Inn provides Crater Lake B&B lodging in 10 rooms, each with exquisite period furnishings and decorations, private baths and beautiful quilts on every bed.

Hearty, full, belly-filling breakfasts are served up in the morning.  Stay where Teddy Roosevelt, Jack London, Zane Grey, John Muir, William Jennings Bryan, Gifford Pinchot and Hubert Humphrey slept.

Relax in the sitting parlors, warming your toes at the fireplace and catch up on some local history from our collection of books and articles. Unwind on the wrap around Veranda with a glass of wine or a microbrew and a good book.

The innkeepers of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild are ready to share Oregon, it’s environment, culture, and heritage with you. Get to know our State like a local; stay with one of our nearly 100 hosts in any one of our many regions. Experience romantic getaways, historic treasures, and tucked away rustic retreats.  Whether your trip is for a quiet escape to a quaint rural or coastal town, taking in Oregon Geotourism, for a World Class City experience, or for a new spin on business travel, you can be assured of combining gracious hospitality with ambiance by staying at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.