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BBAV Aspiring Innkeeper Workshop at The Martha Washington Inn & Spa in Abingdon, VA (150 W Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210) on September 21-22, 2015

Join BBAV and Visit Abingdon in Abingdon, VA. By attending this workshop and staying for the additional sessions on Tuesday, you will get the full workshop curriculum, plus the added bonus of being able to gain some “how-to” experience with breakfast and flipping rooms.

Two-day workshop (including: refreshment break, reception and breakfast on Tuesday and an aspiring innkeeper membership with BBAV for the rest of 2015)
Single attendee: $99
Couple: $150


Tentative Agenda:
Monday, September 21
12:30pm-1:00 Registration (The Martha Washington Inn & Spa in Abingdon, VA (150 W Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210))
1:00pm-3:00 Instructor Led Workshop
3:00pm-3:30 break (refreshments provided by Visit Abingdon)
3:30pm-5:30 Instructor Led Workshop
5:30pm-6:00 break (check-in to rooms if staying at Martha Washington)
6:30pm-7:00 Visit Abingdon Reception
Dinner on your own – optional B&B industry dinner (Details TBA)
Tuesday, September 22
8:00am-9:30 Breakfast and demo by Martha Washington Chef: a farm fresh breakfast Quiche
10:00am-11:00 Hands-on session: Flipping a room and triple sheeting demo by Martha Washington cleaning manager
11:30am-1:00 Trolley tour of area B&Bs provided by Visit Abingdon 

The Martha Washington Inn & Spa
$125 + tax and $16.00 resort fee
Call (276) 628-3161 to book under Virginia Innkeepers Workshop

Summerfield Inn Bed & Breakfast, Abingdon
$125 - $150 + tax depending on room
Under Special Needs, note that you are attending the Aspiring Workshop and we will confirm the reservation with the discount applied.

Highlander Farmhouse, Meadowview (Abingdon)
$110 + tax
Please call (276) 695-0396 to book a room

The Collins House Inn, Marion
$125 + tax depending on room

Cancelation Policy • Cancel by August 20, 2015 to receive a full refund of your conference registration fee. • If you cancel between August 21 and September 10, you will be refunded your registration fee minus a $50 cancellation charge. • After September 11, 2015 we are not able to issue a refund. • All cancellations must be emailed to




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• Assistance from BBAV office with getting started

• Participate in regional meetings

• Access to Members Only website with resources

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