Trade In Your Tax Rebate for the Ultimate Southern Bed and
Breakfast Experience
Soon most of us will receive a check for at least $600 from the
IRS. Why not use your rebate to make a special memory at a beautiful bed
and breakfast? I Love Inns ( and its member innkeepers
have put together spectacular packages, none more than $600 inclusive of
taxes, at inns across the country for your trip of a lifetime. At our
Southern bed and breakfasts, you'll find scenic railroad rides, float
fishing trips, professional historic Civil War tours, zip lines, Segway
rides and candlelight in-room dinners. All this, and overnight
accommodations at a hospitable and gracious B&B - you'll be talking about
this trip for a long time to come.

Train Rides in West Virginia
At Chestnut Ridge Country Inn in Dunbar, WV, three - count 'em, three -
trains are running through the beautiful gorges of the Mountain State -
the steam engine of the Cass Railroad, the Durbin Rocket Excursion Train
and the Cheat Mountain Salamander. Along with a full breakfast every
morning before your train ride, you'll enjoy dinner at the Inn and an
after-dinner campfire with innkeepers Larry and Paula. Relax on one of
three covered porches at the Inn for your weekend getaway - 2 nights, 2
trains, and 2 dinners and you'll have dollars left over from your rebate.

Fishing on the Upper New River
Book the fishing package at the Meadowood Bed and Breakfast in Meadows of
Dan, VA  and spend a day on the New River with expert fishing guide Darrin
'Gil' Gillenwater, owner of the B&B. You'll enjoy a two-night stay in the
sprawling mountain home set on twenty acres near the Blue Ridge Parkway,
an eight-hour float fishing trip for two (fly or spin) and lunch on the
river. Smallmouth bass, walleye, striped bass and muskie are all waiting
in the water for you to land them for a tasty souvenir of your trip of a

Civil War History in Virginia

The historic Mayhurst Inn in Orange, VA was Confederate General A. P.
Hill's headquarters for six months during the Civil War and 18,000
Confederate troops camped there, leaving artifacts behind that you can
look for with the Inn's metal detector. After being greeted with a fruit &
cheese tray and bottle of Virginia wine, you'll enjoy two nights in a
beautiful guest room and be treated to a full-day private tour with a
professional tour guide to visit local Civil War sites like General Lee's
Pew at the St. Thomas Episcopal Church, the Cedar Mountain Battlefield,
Chancellorsville and the Civil War Museum in Gordonsville. Experience
history up close and personal on this memorable trip!

Tree Flight above the Snake Creek Gorge

This unique experience offered by Historic Banning Mills in Whitesburg, GA
takes you on one of the longest and highest canopy treetop tours in the
world, with two 1000-foot zip lines, cables, wooden bridges and the 'Big
Daddy' 1500-foot zip line! You'll combine the high-flying adventure with
romance in a room with a jetted Jacuzzi tub and dinner by candlelight in
your room prepared by an on-site chef. During your two-night stay you'll
also have time to explore the ghost town of Banning Mills and the hiking
trails of the 700 wooded acres of this spectacular resort. You'll never
forget your aerial view on this trip of a lifetime.

Segway Through Historic Wilmington

Be the first of your friends to ride a Segway! Stay for two nights at the
C. W. Worth House Bed & Breakfast, the longest operating B&B in the
historic district of Wilmington, NC. This Queen Anne Victorian boasts two
turrets, a wide veranda and a second-story porch overlooking dogwoods,
ponds and pecan trees. Your vacation will include a full breakfast each
morning and a dinner for two each night at fine downtown restaurants.
Last but not least, you'll spend two hours on a Segway motorized scooter
on a specially-arranged guided tour of the downtown shopping district,
with stops at famous historic sites along the way.

Elegance at a Chateau near the Biltmore
You can drive, fly or helicopter (yes, there's a helipad) into the Chateau
on the Mountain
in Fletcher, NC. You'll sleep for two nights in the
spacious Biltmore honeymoon suite, with a large screened porch, fireplace,
two-person steam shower and a relaxing Jacuzzi tub. You'll enjoy touring
the Biltmore Estate with two 2-day tickets, sip two bottles of Biltmore
Wine on the balcony and feast on a candlelit dinner for two in your room
watching the sunset. This is an extravagantly luxurious getaway sure to
create a special memory for you and a loved one!

Chestnut Ridge Country Inn, Dunbar, WV

Meadowood Bed & Breakfast, Meadows of Dan, VA

Mayhurst Inn, Orange, VA

Historic Banning Mills, Whitesburg, GA

C. W. Worth House B&B, Wilmington, NC

Chateau on the Mountain, Fletcher, NC

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