Iowa Lodging Accommodations at their Finest
Aspiring Innkeepers Program
Are you thinking of opening a Bed and Breakfast in Iowa? If you've always dreamed of that special Inn, we are here to help you.
Our Association office gives step-by-step assistance and guidance to those in need and also handles the requests for our Aspiring Innkeeper's Packet.
If you Aspire to become an innkeeper, you'll need to know:
To assist you in your journey to discover the world of innkeeping, IBBIA makes available an outstanding Aspiring Innkeeper's Program and Packet. You can purchase it for $45.00. Send your check or money order made payable to: IBBIA, 1708 Terrace Park Blvd., Milford, IA 51351, or call us at: 800-888-4667 inside Iowa or 712-332-8088 from outside Iowa.
Enclosed in the packet will be a copy of the book, “Opening
and Operating a Bed & Breakfast in the 21st Century” by Amelia
Painter. This is the innkeeper resource reference detailing how a bed and
breakfast is marketed on the Internet. The book can also be
purchased separately from
As recipient of the Aspiring Innkeeper's Packet, you'll be invited to take part in our IBBIA Mentor program. As an Aspiring Member, you'll be eligible to work with a volunteer IBBIA mentor for new innkeepers. They will try and answer your questions and guide you.
Iowa Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers Association
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