In the meantime, I wanted to share this information with all of you about The Manor on Golden Pond B&B Inn in New Hampshire that was recently sent over to me to share with all of my travel blog readers. I know many of you are planning your vacations right now and this B&B looks absolutely gorgeous and charming. Here is the information. I am NOT affiliated in any way with the business.
A year of free nights at celebrated inns and B&Bs across North America thats what Michael Hubbard and Sossi Chungrian won, and their travels take them June 1, 2014 to Holderness, New Hampshire where they will stay at The Manor On Golden Pond.
The couple were chosen from 49,853 entries as one of the grand prizewinners of the 2013 Vacation of a Lifetime from Select Registry Distinguished Inns. The Montreal, Canada couples prize is a free night at all of the nearly 350 Select Registry inns, B&Bs and small boutique hotels across the United States and Canada.
Its a dream vacation the opportunity to stay at leading inns in great destinations in 40 states and provinces coast to coast, says Jay Karen, Select Registrys executive director. They can visit as many of our properties as they like. Wherever they go, theyll enjoy the very best our industry has to offer.
Squam Lake residents are invited to be part of the couples journey, serving as local experts and sharing their favorite things to see and do here. Top picks will be featured on the Select Registry blog, showcasing all that the destination has to offer. Plus, qualifying recommendations will serve as entries to win the 2014 Vacation Of A Lifetime, awarding three grand prizes of free nights at all Select Registry inns throughout 2015.
Hubbard and Chungrian are planning overnight stays this year at inns from Middlebury, V.T.; Washington, D.C.; to Savannah, G.A.; to Denver, C.O.; Seattle, W.A.; and more. Throughout the year, they will share their travels on the Select Registry blog.
Unique experiences thats what you get at inns and B&Bs, along with personal attention and wonderful accommodations, Chungrian says. Thats something you just dont get everywhere. Were thrilled to have this year of travel to great destinations enjoying delicious breakfasts and gracious hospitality.
What makes Select Registry properties so special? Of the 20,000 inns and B&Bs in North America, only about 350 have qualified for this designation. Lodgings must pass rigorous, unannounced quality inspections first to gain and then to maintain their membership. The goal is to give guests confidence that when they check into a Select Registry inn, they know theyre in for an exceptional experience, Karen explains.
About Select Registry: Select Registry is a collection of premier inns in the United States and Canada. Only about 350 of the 20,000 inns and bed and breakfasts in North America have qualified to join this best-of-the-best collection. Member properties must pass rigorous, unannounced quality inspections to gain and maintain admission. Many of these inns are recipients of coveted industry awards for both service and ambiance, including: Best Small Hotels in the U.S., Top Ten Romantic Inns, Best Breakfast in America, Best Places To Watch the Sun Set, and Worlds Best Adventure Lodges. To explore Select Registry inns across North America, visit Selectregistry.com/.
About the Manor on Golden Pond: Located in central New Hampshire, the Manor on Golden Pond provides luxury hotel services with the charm of a country bed & breakfast. At the Manor, visitors can enjoy skiing & snowboarding, downhill skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh rides and much more. In 2004, the Manor was selected as New Hampshires first member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, a prestigious luxury organization representing some of the worlds finest five-star boutique resorts with fewer than 100 rooms. The Manor has also received the Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator along with the Four-Diamond Award from AAA. For more information and for reservations call (800) 545-2141, (603) 968-3348 or visit www.manorongoldenpond.com.