Members of the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns (CABBI) receive special savings for a variety of hospitality industry products and services. Membership in CABBI also includes automatic membership in the California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA). Click here for CH&LA member benefits.
CABBI Website – Exclusive to CABBI Members
Only CABBI-certified members are listed on the CABBI website at www.cabbi.com. CABBI.com is visited by more than 200,000 visitors annually. The CABBI.com website is one of the top five search results on Google, Yahoo and Bing for “California bed and breakfast.” It is also the only statewide bed and breakfast association website to consistently show up on page one of Google for the search “bed and breakfast.” All CABBI.com inn listings include contact information, inn descriptions, amenities, photo galleries, a link to the inn’s website, a “reservations” button that links to the property’s reservation page and maps so guests can find your inn. CABBI members can take advantage of increased website traffic by posting as many special offers as they want for free.
Annual InnSpire℠ Conference & Marketplace – CABBI Members Save 10%
The InnSpire Conference and Marketplace provides the premier educational opportunity for CABBI member bed & breakfasts and boutique inns. It is the largest trade show specific to the B&B and small inn industry in California. Visit www.InnSpireConference.com for complete details.
CABBI Travel Guide – Exclusive to CABBI Members
As a benefit of membership, CABBI members receive a complimentary 1/4-page listing in the CABBI Travel Guide. The listing includes a description of the inn, a color photo(s), contact information, room rates, and more. Advertising opportunities are available in the form of upgraded listing options. The Travel Guide is organized into five regions that include: summaries, photos, and maps with each city’s location noted. The CABBI Travel Guide has a distribution of 40,000 copies and is distributed to inn travelers via CABBI member inns, the CABBI website, and select California visitor centers. Guides are shipped to members in the quantity they request.
CABBI Gift Certificate Program – Exclusive to CABBI Members
Get new and repeat business from this exclusive CABBI membership program, which is promoted on the CABBI website and in the CABBI Travel Guide. The gift recipient chooses an inn from the CABBI website or the CABBI Travel Guide. Each gift certificate recipient receives an attractive gift certificate and the CABBI Travel Guide.
Gift certificates are issued in any dollar amount and have no expiration date. Redemptions and/or refunds on the unused portion of the gift certificate are paid through the CABBI office (less a 10% processing fee). Individual inn policies always apply.
The InnSide Story Email Newsletter – Exclusive to CABBI Members
The InnSide Story newsletter is a publication of the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns. This e-newsletter provides CABBI member innkeepers with the latest information on CABBI marketing and promotions programs, as well as cooperative advertising opportunities. It also features CABBI website marketing tips and statistics and public relations and media opportunities for members. The InnSide Story e-newsletter is produced from four to six times per year.
The Great Getaways from CABBI E-Newsletter – Exclusive to CABBI Members
Get noticed by thousands of consumer subscribers in CABBI’s monthly e-newsletter. The “Great Getaways from CABBI” e-newsletter includes travel features, regional spotlights, special offers and packages and our featured monthly recipe. Click here for a sample of the newsletter.
CABBI/CH&LA Legal Hotline – Exclusive to CABBI Members
Members receive free legal advice from CABBI Member Legal Advisor Jim Abrams.
Exclusive CABBI-Member Insurance Packages
Calvista Insurance Agency Inc. is an independent insurance agent specializing in the B&B industry. Call today for information on the exclusive product line with California Mutual Insurance Company.
Contact: Jayme Stewart | 831-637-7766
Office Supplies – CABBI Members Save 40-60%
CABBI Members save 40% to 60% with Staples Business Advantage, which offers discounts via phone, fax, in-store and online orders – FREE Shipping.
Contact: Brian Davis | (888) 224-3784 ext. 3714
Email Marketing Solutions – CABBI Members Save 25%
CABBI Members save 25% with Constant Contact, which is the easy, effective and highly affordable way to get your message out. Retain current guests and attract new ones with scenic email newsletters and more. CABBI members receive a 25% discount for a 12 month prepay or a 20% discount for a 6 month prepay. Click here for more information.