Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast Awarded 2010 - 2011 Top 10 Award for Best Innkeepers

We just received another award! Many thanks to all of you who have helped us by spreading the word about the Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast. Here is a copy of the press release which you can also find online by clicking here and if you want to see which inns join us in the Top 10 the original press release from is here


Americus, Georgia: -- Kim and Susan Egelseer, Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast in Americus, Georgia were selected as Best Innkeepers in the annual Best of Awards, 2010-2011. The Best of Awards are based upon a qualitative and quantitative review of the nearly 150,000 independent reviews submitted to, the leading online B&B directory and reservation network worldwide.
" surveys show that independent reviews are the most important factor when choosing a B&B. In fact, according to's most recent survey, 96% of consumers consider reviews to be somewhere between important and essential when selecting a place to stay, and 12% will not make a reservation at a property without them. We're delighted that inngoers concur that Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast is deserving of its accolades from travelers," explained's Sandy Soule, one of the most highly recognized authors and a spokeswoman for the B&B industry. "Clearly, Kim and Susan Egelseer earned stellar reviews from inngoers for its quality accommodations, breakfasts, amenities, and wonderful hospitality and service," commented Soule.
"It is truly an honor to be chosen for a Best of award for the second year in a row, and we truly appreciate our wonderful guests for taking the time to share their experiences at the Americus Garden Inn", stated Susan Egelseer, Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast owner/innkeeper. "Our guests have been incredibly generous with their comments about our hospitality, accommodations, breakfasts and attention to the details," commented Kim Egelseer. Here are just a few excerpts from our reviews: "A lovely inn tucked away in a lovely town." "The friendliness, welcoming attitudes of Kim and Susan, and wonderful breakfast are all unmatched!" "Best B&B experience ever, all due to really caring and solicitous owners, Susan & husband, Kim!"
About the Americus Garden Inn Bed & Breakfast: Beautiful 1847 antebellum mansion, located less than 3 hours south of Atlanta, in the residential historic district of Americus, GA featuring 8 spacious suites all with private in-room bath and King or Queen beds. Situated on 1.5 acres, hundreds of perennials, shrubs, and trees create a secluded garden paradise complimented by the meandering path, gazebo, and koi pond. The Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast provides a unique lodging experience in Americus, Georgia that delights and impresses guests with gracious hospitality, impeccable cleanliness, and creative, nutritious, and delicious breakfast foods in comfortably elegant surroundings. To learn more, visit or call 229-931-0122.

For a complete list of all winners, including regional and international Best of Award winners, please visit and click Winners 2010-2011. Founded in 1995, is highly recommended by The New York Times, Real Simple, Forbes, Travel & Leisure, USA TODAY and many others. To learn about more than 11,000 other perfect choices for your next B&B getaway, visit, the leading online bed and breakfast directory and reservation network worldwide.

Earlier this year the Americus Garden Inn Bed & Breakfast was chosen for two TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® awards - for the first time, one of the Top 10 Best Bed & Breakfast Inns in the World and for the fourth consecutive year, as one of the Top 10 Best Bed & Breakfast in the United States by TripAdvisor® in its 2010 Travelers’ Choice® awards. Now in its eighth year, the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honor the world’s best hotels, earning their distinction from those who know them best – real travelers. TripAdvisor® Travelers' Choice® winners are based on the millions of real and unbiased reviews and opinions about hotels on™ and content from across the web. For the complete 2010 Travelers’ Choice list, go to

Kim and Susan Egelseer
Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast
504 Rees Park
Americus, Georgia 31709


tupperlf said...


Americus Garden Inn Bed and Breakfast said...

Thank you! We are pretty excited about being named "best innkeepers".

Ruth Weaver said...

Congratulation..You are the best innkeepers, you deserve it...

bookworm said...

You deserve the reward. You rock! I only wish you were closer to my home.