Notification of bookings

By | 25th January 2019

We notify members by email if they get a booking. However, there are a couple more ways you can get a notification. 1st is by SMS message2nd is by automatic notification when your using your browser To activate the above login to your “My B&B” dashboard >> Account Settings >> Membership Options Any questions to… Read More »

A New Dimension

By | 16th January 2019

 For B&Bs in Ireland, the Blue Circle Club offers a new dimension in Internet Marketing. We’ve been conscious for some time that visitors find it nigh impossible to find B&Bs in remote spots or off the beaten track. The Blue Circle Club website now has a section called “Hidden Retreats” that displays these B&Bs. We’ve added… Read More »

Electric Vehicle charge points

By | 13th January 2019

We are receiving enquiries from electric car owners about charge points – if you have this facility can you make ensure the appropriate box is ticked in your My B&B >>Dashboard >> Account Settings

Guesthouse For Sale

By | 8th January 2019

The Dunsandles Guesthouse in New Brighton is For Sale – The owners are retiring Contact Alan Johnson

Causeway Coastal Route and the Wild Atlantic Way Ireland

By | 11th December 2018

We have recently upgraded our website promoting B&Bs on the Causeway Coastal Route and the Wild Atlantic Way. This includes major towns or cities that are close to the northern and western coastal route in Ireland. Please check your B&B is included on and let us know by email  if it isn’t – The… Read More »

New Members Chat Page

By | 30th November 2018

With the increasing distrust of Facebook and other social media we thought you’d like a page where you chat with other B&B Owners – Ask advice – compare ideas – recommend services. Just head over to   

Data Protection

By | 5th October 2018

Some time ago we upgraded the “My-B&B” dashboard to bring your membership inline with the European Data Protection Laws – GDPR. You can now amend the personal data we maintain as part of your membership. Logon to >> Account settings >> Personal data

Stripe & Replaced Cards

By | 11th September 2018

The stripe payments system helps prevent credit card fraud and updates our guests’ card details when replaced through expiry or theft. However, you should take note of the following:- In approximately 95% of cases, if a guests card is renewed or replaced between the time of booking and the date of arrival, Stripe will be aware of the… Read More »

B&B Owners Association – Advanced News

By | 10th September 2018

Introducing a better approach for both B&B Owners and Guests -The Blue Circle Club (BCC) …..coming soon Everyone that books a B&B on any members website or our own network of portals, directories and regional website will be invited to join the Blue Circle Club. These are the features that we hope our guests will… Read More »

Interesting Facts – Book a B&B

By | 15th August 2018

Some interesting statistics about 45% of visitors are using mobile devices Users most popular Mobile device – iPhone Users most popular browser – Chrome Biggest age group (24%) – 25-34 year olds 63% of those booking are women 7% of visitors are Travel Agents 70% have English as their mother tongue – next German… Read More »