5 days to go!

One of our favorite things to do this time of year at the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast in historic Manitou Springs is to wrap presents. Well some of us anyway. Elfie seems to be making more of a mess … Continue reading

8 days to go!

Guests at the historic Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, a Colorado Springs lodging accommodation, in Manitou Springs are always welcomed to coffee, hot chocolate or tea. The coffee starts brewing about 6 am for those early risers. We use a locally … Continue reading

11 Days to Go

  As an award winning Manitou Springs lodging accommodation, the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast provides the perfect location to enjoy the spirit of Christmas.  Manitou Springs restaurants, unique shops, and galleries are just out our front walk. If you … Continue reading

Countdown to Christmas with Elfie!

Here at the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, one of the best Colorado Springs lodging accommodations, we really enjoy our Christmas decorating so we present to you Elfie, Gwenn’s elf on a shelf! He has been helping around the inn … Continue reading

“Breakfast and Beyond” Cookbook Preorders!

The Historic Manitou Springs Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast is very proud to announce that our cookbook will be ready for shipment before Christmas! This is a wonderful cookbook for the novice or the experienced . It is treasure of … Continue reading

Where to go on Vacation….

Still thinking of a vacation spot? A July 4th celebration ? Or a little Staycation? A Colorado Vacation  in Manitou Springs is the answer. We are restarting summer!  Just a short drive from the Denver area,  historic Manitou Springs offers a … Continue reading

The History of Bed and Breakfasts

Bed and breakfasts, like our darling Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, have a history of comfort and charm. Bed and breakfasts, like many classy things, started over in Europe catering to travelers just like they do today. In Europe, after … Continue reading