Ireland B&B – Hidden Retreats

By | November 15, 2019

For some time now our Blue Circle Club has featured “Hidden Retreats” – B&Bs that are off the beaten track or in tranquil areas where guests can get away from it all. In preparation for 2020, we like to make sure we have as many of our members listed in this section. Please check out… Read More »

B&B Owners – Interesting Phone Calls

By | September 30, 2019

We had a call the other day to asking why we had sent 5 emails saying there was a booking but it didn’t appear in the dashboard. Answer: We sent the B&B Owner an email (and / or SMS) immediately a booking is made, then we wait two days to see if the booking is… Read More »

Blue Circle Club – Visitors

By | September 6, 2019

Members of the B&B Owners Association have 20 or so portals, directories and regional websites in Ireland. Last year we launched the Blue Circle Club website to bring extra benefits to Travel Agents & Guests visiting Ireland. These included:- One-Click Booking Unique Member Discounts Last-Minute Deals Special Offers B&Bs “off the beaten track” Visitors to… Read More »

Ireland B&B Owners – FaceBook

By | September 5, 2019

Did you know Irish B&B Owners have the own FaceBook Page Visit and give us a “Like” 👍🏻   Visit the Irish B&B Owners Official direct booking website

Last Minute Bookings

By | August 20, 2019

Due to the online travel agents ( and alike) and their emphasis on hotels with “reservation staff” the last minute booking is now creeping into the B&B Sector bigtime. The B&B Owners day is a busy one, particularly in the season but a regular check on your bookings will save a lot of hassle. There has… Read More »

Stripe Payments System – the Benefits & SCA

By | August 16, 2019

 PLEASE READ: About 80% of our members in Ireland have a registered Stripe account and many use it to take payment with one click or use the virtual terminal on their smartphone on a regular basis. However, those not registered have seen increasing problems due to a change in consumer trends. This year we have seen… Read More »

B&B Owners News

By | August 16, 2019

We get many phone calls with questions that are covered in detail by our regular newsletters. Less than 10% of our members read our newsletter items – many cover interesting ways to help your business and get the best out of your membership.