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Bed and Breakfast

A small hotel, often a private home, that provides breakfast in addition to lodging. Bed and breakfasts are usually marketed to couples and families for romantic getaways or vacations. They often are found in rural areas, though this is not always the case.

bed and breakfast

the process of selling SHARES at the end of a trading day on the STOCK MARKET and buying them back at the beginning of the following day's trading. This is done primarily to establish on a formal basis the amount of profit or loss made on these shares over the period when they are held, in order to calculate CAPITAL GAINS TAX.
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At forty-two, Monique Greenwood, with her husband, Glenn Pogue, is the owner of bed-and-breakfasts in Brooklyn, New York and in Cape May, New Jersey.
Helen Bartlett, the organization's chairwoman and owner of Vintage Comfort Bed-and-Breakfast Inn at Hot Springs, says the association has three goals:
It has a clutch of bed-and-breakfasts, but it celebrated a pivotal event four years ago when the Jerome Grand Hotel was opened after a two-year renovation.
Tres Palmas is a contemporary, desert-style bed-and-breakfast inn located in a residential area just a few steps from El Paseo shopping/dining boulevard.
According to Joanna Guidotti, who owns the bed-and-breakfast inn with her husband, Brian Jensen, the b&b is the site of about 50 weddings a year.
They started the bed-and-breakfast inn in 1982, when a recession forced them to close their antiques-refinishing business.
Looking for a bed-and-breakfast inn that's cozy but not too hard on the charge card?
Ski bargains: Colorado's Copper Mountain ski resort in Englewood offers $67-per-person bed-and-breakfast rates for skiers that include a night's lodging, breakfast and a lift ticket.
Truffles is one of several Big Bear bed-and-breakfast inns that offer special winter packages to lure skiers.
The sun had just dipped below the peak of Mount San Jacinto as I pulled into the tiny parking lot of Palm Springs' only Japanese-style bed-and-breakfast inn.
Colorado:Five historic bed-and-breakfast inns will open their doors from 1 to 5 p.
The recipes are drawn from the menus of elegant west-coast bed-and-breakfasts and other inns, presenting the very best of breakfast menu favorite fare.