California B&Bs and Boutique Inns Offer Military Specials in Honor of Veterans Day

SACRAMENTO, CA [October 18, 2016] -- In honor of the men and women who serve in the U.S. military, several members of the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns (CABBI) are offering military specials in conjunction with Veterans Day (November 11, 2016). Some of the specials are also available through the month of November or year-round.

For the full month of November, Benbow Historic Inn will honor active military and veterans with a 30% discount off its best available room rates plus a round of golf for two and a free cart rental.  The special is valid during the month of November only, and excludes November 25-27, 2016.  A valid military ID must be presented at check in.  The historical country inn is nestled on the banks of the Eel River in Garberville and features award winning dining room, wine cellar, a golf course and more.  To reserve, call 707-923-2124.

With family members of their own who have served or are currently serving in the military, the innkeepers at Alder Inn in South Lake Tahoe are offering a Military Appreciation Special in honor of Veterans Day. November 1-21, 2016, all active and retired military personnel will receive 20% off standard room rates. A valid military ID is required at check in. Guests may check the Alder Inn website for availability and then call the inn directly at 530-544-4485 to secure the discounted rate.  The recently updated inn is located just a few blocks from the Lake Tahoe beach and a mile from Heavenly Ski Lodge.

Plan a quiet getaway to A Haven of Rest Bed & Breakfast near Yosemite this November and save with the inn’s military special. The inn’s spacious, two-room suite offers comfort and privacy with an outdoor spa tub in a park-like setting just 15 miles from the entrance to Yosemite. In honor of Veterans Day, All military personnel, retired and active duty, will receive 16% off their stay for the month of November. Please contact the inn directly at 559-642-2617 for additional information and to make a reservation. 

For Veterans Day, the Hotel Marisol Coronado on Coronado Island wants to spoil its active-duty military service members. Reserve a king room, and the hotel will provide a free upgrade to a junior suite.  The upgrade is a savings of $50 per night.  The special is valid November 1-21, 2016 with a minimum two-night midweek stay and is based on availability. Current active duty military ID is required at check-in.  The offer cannot be combined with any other promotions, discounts, coupons or special rates. Reserve by calling the Hotel Marisol Coronado directly at 619-365-4677.

The elegant Queen Anne Hotel in San Francisco offers military discounts year-round, but now through December 29, 2016, the hotel is offering an extra-special veterans’ discount rate.  The deeper discounted military rate is available only by calling the hotel’s Director of Sales toll free at 800-227-3970 or 415-441-2828 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The rate includes deluxe continental breakfast, WiFi, press reader, and afternoon tea and sherry. Some special event and holiday dates are excluded.  Call for details.

On Catalina Island, the Hotel Catalina & Courtyard Garden Suites offers year-round military discounts on lodging, restaurants and tours. Active service members and veterans receive a 20% discount off all rooms, suites and cottages at the hotel during low season (October 24, 2016 - May 20, 2017) and a 10% discount during peak season, which begins May 21, 2017.  In addition, the hotel provides a 10% discount at four of Avalon’s best restaurants and a 10% discount on tours through Catalina Adventure Tours.  Reservations may be made by calling 800-540-0184 or booked online. Use the promo code military when making reservation to receive discount.

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