Frequently Asked Questions
Travellers:How do I find Bed and Breakfast Inns on your site?
Near the top left of every page is a "Search" link. Click this link to search or click here.
When I find an Inn I like how do I contact them?
Most Inns list a phone number, email address and a mailing address. You can use any of these methods to contact an inn.
Can I book an Inn on-line?
Many of our Inns are able to be booked on-line. If an Inn can be booked on-line you will see a blue "Book Online" button under the Inn's address. On-line bookings are provide by our partner site Worldres.com.
I know of an Inn that would benefit from being on your directory. How can I suggest their name to you?
We would love to hear about new inns! Click here to submit the name of the inn.
How can I contact you?
Click here to contact us.
Does it cost anything for me to search for Inns on your site?
No! Searching for accomodations on our site is completely free.
Innkeepers:What kind of payment options are available?
Your payment options depend on whether you are in the United States or not. All customers can pay by Visa or Mastercard. If you are in the U.S. you can also pay by personal or business cheque or by money order. If you are outside the U.S. and don't want to pay by credit card you can pay by International Money Order. You can get an International Money Order at any bank and mail it to us for payment.
How do I sign up?
On the left navigation menu click on the "Join" link. Our automated registration wizard will ask you to fill in some basic information about yourself and your property. This step takes less than 5 minutes after which you will be registered and can begin configuring your listing.
How much does a listing cost?
We have 3 levels of listings available ranging from USD$69 to USD$199. See our rates page for a complete description of the various membership levels available.
Is it safe for me to pay by credit card over the Internet?
Yes. We use industry standard SSL technology to encrypt the information you send us so that it cannot be read in transit. Your credit card number is not readable to us while on our server and it is never stored in our database. No one sees your credit card information except the bank. If you would still prefer not to use your credit card over the internet we do accept cheque or money order.
I'm having trouble uploading my photos. What should I do?
Try uploading the photos one at a time. If that doesn't work just email them to us and we will be happy to post them for you.
How long have you been in business?
Evolution Internet Company has been in business since 2000 running a real estate related web site. The BedandBreakfastcenter.com site was developed in 2003 and started business in early 2004.
Can I change the information on my listing myself or do I have to wait for someone else to change if for me?
You can edit and change information on your listing online at any time. We use the latest in dynamic database technology to let you have total control over your listing...any time day or night.
How long does it take for changes to my listing to appear?
Changes to your listing appear immediately. We use our specially developed dynamic database technology to make sure you get instant service.
Can I upload photos to my listing or do I have to wait for you to post them for me?
You can upload up to 10 photos (depending on the membership level you purchased) to your listing directly using our Photo Uploader. Tell this simple tool where your photo files are on your computer and it will automatically resize and upload your photos. You can also specify a caption to use when displaying the photo on your listing. You can replace photos as many times as you want and whenever you want. This is a handy feature to keep your photos in keeping with the season. All photo uploads occur instantly and automatically.
Do I have to know anything about web pages to sign up and use your service?
Not at all! If you can click a mouse and type in your information you can use our service. Our specially designed technology ensures that you don't need to know any http or other web creation languages to make a listing. Its easy...just fill in the simple forms and let us take care of the rest.
How do I log into my account?
Click on the "Innkeepers" tab on the gold quick links bar on any page or click here.
How can I see how many travellers have viewed my listing?
Log into your account and click on the "Hit Log Report" link in the Reports section. This report gives you the number of "hits" your listing has had per month. To see the information broken down further by day, click on the month.
Why can't you automatically renew my account each year?
To ensure your security we do not ever store your credit card number on our server or in our database. We feel that having to type in your credit card number once a year is a small price to pay to keep your information safe and secure.
How do I upgrade my listing?
Log into your account and click on the "Upgrade your listing" link in the Account section.
How do I renew my listing?
Log into your account and click on the "Renew your listing" link in the Account section.
How can I get help using your site?
We provide customer support primarily through email. Click here to contact us and we will be happy to help you.
Marblehead, Massachusetts, United States
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