CABBI Member Programs and Services

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 Web Site - FREE Listing for CABBI Members

Only CABBI-certified members are listed on the CABBI website at is visited by more than 200,000 visitors annually. The 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 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 Google 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.
Contact: CABBI |  (800) 373-9251

Travel Guidebook

CABBI Travel Guide - FREE Listing for 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 50-word description of the inn, a color photo, contact information, room rates, and more. Advertising opportunities are available in the form of upgraded listing options, including a half-page listing, one-page listing or a two-page listing with four color photos. 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 website, and select California wineries and Conventions and Visitors Bureaus. Guidebooks are shipped to members in the quantity they request. Members receive a 50% discount on the guidebook distribution fee if they pre-order their guidebooks.

Contact: CABBI | (800) 373-9251

CABBI Gift Certificate

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 Guidebook. 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.

Contact: CABBI |  (800) 373-9251


California Bed & Breakfast Cookbook

Participation in the California Bed & Breakfast Cookbook is free to CABBI members (when applicable). Members receive a 50% discount off of the $19.95 retail price of the cookbook or $9.98 each plus shipping.

InnSpire Conference and Trade Show

InnSpire Annual Conference & Trade Show℠ - CABBI Members Save 10%

The InnSpire Conference and Trade Show℠ 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.

InnSide Story

The InnSide Story E-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.  In addition, innkeepers can learn about the latest vendors and inns that have joined CABBI. 

The InnSide Story e-newsletter is produced from four to six times per year.

Great Getaways

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, recipes, and deals on CABBI Gift Certificates and Travel Guidebooks. Click here for a sample of the newsletter.

CABBI/CH&LA Legal Hotline

Members receive free legal advice from CABBI Member Legal Advisor Jim Abrams. Call 1-800-678-2462.

Visitor Guide

Official California State Web Site & Visitor's Guide - CABBI Members Save 60%

Reduced fees for listings and display advertising.
Click here for advertising rates
Contact: Michelle Donohue - CABBI Staff
(916) 554-2663

National Travel Deals - CABBI Members Save 5%

CABBI has partnered with National Travel Deals for an exceptional program which CABBI members receive 5% additional discounts from NTD's supplied car rental rates.  Their rates that in most cases beat direct suppliers and online travel sites!

CalVista Insurance

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

Heartland Payment Systems

Credit & Debit Card Processing - CABBI Members Save 10%

Heartland Payment Systems provides CABBI members the best possible pricing on card processing, payroll solutions and marketing solutions designed to help grow your business. Heartland offers wholesale pricing and easy-to-read statements so you know exactly what you're paying for. Our dedicated local sales team and 24/7 customer service is waiting to assist your business with solutions and savings you deserve.

Contact: Heartland Payment Systems

Heartland Payment Systems

Heartland Payroll Company - CABBI Members Save 10%

Heartland Payroll Company offers a complete solution including electronic tax filing, multiple pay rates, and new hire reporting. 

Contact: (888) 963-3600, Option 6 | Heartland Payroll Company

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

Sunset magazine

Sunset Magazine - CABBI Members $12.00 Subscriptions

Provide Sunset magazine to in your rooms with discounted subscriptions.

Contact: CABBI |  (800) 373-9251

Media eAlerts - Free for CABBI Member

Media eALERTS are timely leads from various writers, publications, and media outlets seeking expert comment or information for their stories. Members can sign up for this benefit HERE.

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.


Compliance Products from the California Chamber of Commerce - CABBI Members Save 15%

CABBI has partnered with CalChamber to give all of our members access to these products at a 15% discount. CalChamber is recognized as a leading provider of California-specific labor law compliance, training, and HR best practices tools. Visit CalChamber website.

UPS Mailing and Shipping - CABBI Members Save up to 28%

CABBI Members save up to 28% with UPS, provides shipping services.
Click here to sign up online.

LawRoom Answers - CABBI Members get a free basic membership to the LawRoom ($195 Value)

Quickly find answers to over 6,000 everyday employment law questions without hassle! This unique online service provides a weekly bulletin on employment law and access to instant answers to employment law questions, each customized for your labor code and number of employees. Log-in to the Members Only section (will need your username and password) to access this member benefit or visit the LawRoom website.

LawRoom Training - CABBI Members save 15% on online employee training

LawRoom provides interactive online training and has trained over 3,000 companies. You may choose from 45 courses covering workplace compliance topics. LawRoom is an Approved Training Provider for HRCI (SHRM) and California State Bar credits. To buy training online visit the LawRoom Express website. If you wish to train more than 15 employees, visit the LawRoom Direct Sales website.

Floral Arrangements, Flowers & Specialty Gifts - CABBI Members Save 20%

FTD - Discounted rates for organization & employee usage.

Contact: (800) SEND-FTD - Promo code 4101

Thrifty Car Rental

Thrifty Car Rental - CABBI Members Save 5%

CABBI members receive special rates at Thrifty Car Rental. The special corporate discount code is valid nationwide throughout the year. Use Corporate Discount Code: 004h009212 at or call 1-800-THRIFTY (800-547-4389).