Need and Want Ads
All kinds of people have all kinds of wants and needs in the Innkeeping industry. This is a place where we post some of those jobs in hospitality, especially Innkeeping jobs and bed and breakfast jobs. We are offering you the chance to post a FREE AD if you are looking for an Innkeeping position or want to hire an innkeeper or manager. Posts will be free and will run for 90 days (renewable for a modest fee).
To place a free listing, please carefully READ the following and email us:
- Include your ad in the body of the email (no attachments will be opened) and allow a few days for posting.
- Please limit your ad to NO MORE than 150 words.
- Follow the format of the other ads below with all sentences in one paragraph.
- We do not edit the ads, so proof them to your satisfaction before submitting.
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- Provide us with your full name for our records.
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DISCLAIMER: We post these ads as a public service but do not vet any of the advertisers or job seekers. It is the responsibility of all advertisers, applicants, and potential employers to perform their own due diligence regarding potential employees or employers. The B&B Team disclaims any liability for success or failure on the part of the users of this site. Since you are thinking of working in the Innkeeping industry, please explore the rest of our website, especially our blog. You’ll find lots of information that will educate you and inform you about the bed & breakfast industry and will make you more conversant when you get that call from an innkeeper wanting to interview you!
INNKEEPERS OR MANAGERS WANTED
On-premise Innkeeper & Chef Couple needed for a unique Inn/B&B property in the Jackson-Wilson area, WY. The location is near the Snake River at the base of the Grand Tetons, where there are year-round outdoor activities. The couple must have comparable experience living in a mountain destination. REQUIREMENTS: One must be an experienced B&B innkeeper with at least four years managing at least eight rooms and three team members. The other must be a professional, upscale, trained, farm-to-table chef. Both must be outgoing, polished, live an active outdoor lifestyle, embrace green ethics, are destination-oriented, and can handle very high occupancy. Event management experience is essential. The highlight of your day should be receiving profuse thanks from guests, returning from adventures, for the guidance you provided. BENEFITS: Salary of $75,000, DOE, 1.5 days off per week, a one-bedroom apartment, and a month off during shoulder seasons. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! Submit resume by clicking here. (9-12-2020)
Boutique Hotel General Manager needed for a beautiful property in Moab, UT with 85 rooms. Candidate must be familiar with Moab and yearn to live in a small town with huge summer season and world-class national parks. We are shifting gears and looking for an Innkeeper rather than a hotelier. Systems and numbers are important but personalized guest service and guest focus are paramount. Relocations candidates are expected. REQUIREMENTS: Day to day operations; 50-room or more experience, Supervise Housekeeping, Front Office, and Maintenance; Handle scheduling, vendor relationships, and hiring of new employees; Grow RevPar in collaboration with Front Office Manager; Ensure positive Yelp reviews; Forecasting, budgeting, and adherence to policies; At least 2 years in a General Manager position; Hands-on leadership style and on-call when needed. BENEFITS: Salary $50,000 to $55,000; Healthcare package; Housing available; Performance-based bonus. Submit resume by clicking here. (7-3-2020)
Seeking General Manager/Innkeeper for 5 room BnB in Moab, UT. For the 2021 Season! This unique home, Private InnKeepers quarters, 5 guest rooms We are proud to have 5 star ratings on tripAdvisor. Dedicated to Green Practices and Organic food. (solar powered) A like minded Manager is essential…We pay special attention to zen/clean environment and beautification. Managers must have hospitality management and work experience, be in excellent physical shape, be the leader of the Team, and also provide cooking, cleaning, and maintenance skills as needed. Position is paid Salary over 9 months, winters off. Housing on site may be an option. No pets, No Tobacco Users no children. Resumes can be emailed by clicking here. (9-15-2020)
Resident General Manager Team – Full Time residential Motel Couple for smaller motel in College town in Eastern Washington State. Searching for “Team” with experience in the hospitality industry with creative, strong work ethic, detailed, passionate and motivated for superior guest experience. Property is non-chain owned. Job requirements include all aspect of operations, staff development, guest satisfaction, hiring and firing, property maintenance, and cost control. Seeking “can do” attitude to join our team. Hiring for position now. Let’s talk about this new experience and see if it’s a fit! Send resume and salary requirements and general questions by clicking here. (7-30-2020)
Resident General Manager – the Majestic Hotel in Ocean Grove NJ is looking for an individual to live on site and operate a 16-room hotel that includes a 70-seat event space. The ideal candidate will be capable of working closely with an off-site catering company. He/She will be responsible for guest services, room inventory management, housekeeping, quality control, general property maintenance, marketing and event planning. The qualified candidate must be self-motivated, will be a hands-on team player, willing to wear as many hats as needed, be computer literate, customer-oriented and organized. Hospitality experience is required. Please email resume. (7-16-2020)
Seeking General Manager/Innkeeper for 5-bedroom Inn near Culpeper, VA. The home functions as a luxury B&B with five suites, and our adjacent barn serves as a top-rated wedding venue for up to 200 guests. Requirements: oversee a small team and all aspects of running the property. Strong sales and people skills are essential. Candidates must be out-going, detail-oriented and experienced in managing a similar property. We are seeking someone who enjoys being busy and needed, who is excited by this rewarding opportunity and welcomes the multi-tasking nature of bed and breakfast management. Excellent cooking, cleaning, and maintenance skills will be well received. Benefits: subsidized housing, utilities, a $5000/month salary, 3 weeks of paid vacation, and additional incentives based on sales. The individual will be supported by additional part-time contractors, but will be the only full-time employee(s) and involved in all details of the property. Resumes can be emailed. (7-15-2020)
Seeking Innkeeper/General Manager for quaint 17 room Inn in Napa Valley. Acting more as B&B, the GM / Innkeeper will have an on-site Cottage for live-in arrangements to directly oversee ultimate guest expectations. From preparing breakfast, sales & marketing, catering and events and facility upkeep, this position will also manage a small staff ensuring guest service and housekeeping are delivered with high standards. Consideration and preferred candidates will have current and prior B&B experience. Open to candidates emerging into Operations career with previous F&B and/or Housekeeping experience with a track record for exceeding guest expectations, an eye for detail and a well-versed financial acumen. Requirements: Live-In, Base Salary $50K & up DOE. Resumes can be emailed here. (7-14-2020)
Looking for a co-innkeeper with massage therapy experience to join our team in Frisco, Colorado. Duties include: daily operations, helping with reservations, breakfast service, provide massage therapy, etc. Work schedule 5 days a week with a 2 hour break daily. Compensation includes: montly salary, massage commission, tips and housing. Send us an email with your resume, or let us know if you have any questions: We look forward to hear from you! (6-29-2020)
Lancaster County Bed and Breakfast (6-guest room) and vacation rentals in Pennsylvania Amish Country seeks full-time Innkeeper or couple! Duties will include onsite management of guests’ experience, guest check-in/out, record keeping, supervision of the housekeeping staff, food preparation, serving of breakfast, gardening and back-up housekeeping. Job qualifications include: management experience, knowledge of reservation booking system and Microsoft programs, strong organizational and time management skill and social media expertise. Applicant must be professional, customer service oriented, self-motivated and detail-oriented. We are looking for the right fit: dependable, trustworthy, responsible, friendly and outgoing and be able to efficiently manage time and responsibilities. Compensation package includes salary, bonuses based on revenue, paid vacation and possible living quarters for the right applicant. Please email a resume and letter of interest. (6-29-2020)
POSITION FILLED Innkeeper(s) needed for 14-room Select Registry bed and breakfast located on the beach of Lake Huron, Michigan.. (8-4-2020) (9-22-2020)
POSITION FILLED Seeking live-in manager for 12-room Inn right on the picturesque Kezar Lake with views of The White Mountains in Lovell, Maine. “I just wanted to write and let you know that we filled the GM position : ) We received an amazing response from the posting on your site and we thank you for your help. We are so excited for this next chapter!” (8-4-2020) (8-26-2020)
POSITION FILLED Innkeeper(s) Needed in Idyllic New England Village Setting I can safely say that all the best qualified candidates who applied did so via the B&B Team Wants & Needs listing, so thank you! (6-26-2020) (7-28-2020)
POSITION FILLED Gettysburg PA Bed and Breakfast (8-guest room) seeks full-time, live-in Innkeeper or couple! (7-8-2020) 7-20-2020)
POSITION FILLED Looking for an experienced Assistant Manager to be the face of our inn, Inn at Pleasant Lake. We are a 10 room Country Inn with an in-house fine dining restaurant and a busy event business. The inn sits on the north shore ” Thanks so much for your help. You guys rock.“(6-8-2020)(6-25-2020)
POSITION FILLED Innkeeper position available for individual or couple Aug 1 thru Oct 31, 2020 at the Casa del Gavilan Cimarron, New Mexico. “Although I placed the listing on a couple of websites, I found our new innkeeper through the listing we placed with B&B Team.” (6-8-2020) (6-24-2020)
POSITION FILLED In less than two days! Experienced Innkeeper or couple wanted to manage a 25 room B&B Colonial style Inn. “the position has been filled …Thank you for your assistance again !! Stay Healthy and have a great summer. I hope this position stays filled for a long time :)” (6-11-2020) (6-13-2020)
POSITION FILLED We’re building a team at Stone Chalet Bed and Breakfast Inn and Event Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Ann Arbor’s largest BnB. “We have found a person from your site through the people seeking positions ad. Thanks for offering that service!” (2-29-2020) (3-17-2020)
POSITION FILLED Cape Cod B&B innkeeper position – 2020 season or longer-term. “Thank you again *very much* for listing our Needs ad, we are very grateful It was incredibly effective.” (1-13-2020) (3-1-2020)
POSITION FILLED Lodging Facilities Manager needed in Glenwood WA (12-12-19)(2-17-2020)
POSITION FILLED Summer by the sea! July-November 2020 “Thank you for posting our listing on the B&B Team website! We were able to select from a wide range of qualified short-term innkeepers to find the perfect match for our inn this summer.” (1-13-2020) (2-10-2020)
POSITION FILLED Innkeeper(s) Wanted — The Berkshires ” It appears that we have filled the position at this time. We will be sure to post for any new openings with you. Thank you very much” (10-21-19) (12-11-19)
POSITION FILLED Live-in Innkeeper needed – an 8-room B&B located in downtown St Helena, Napa Valley, CA “I want to let you know that we did find someone wonderful via your website. Please close the posting for us.” (10-21-19) (12-11-19)
POSITION FILLED Live In Innkeeper or Innkeeper couple for Bucks County B&B. “I wanted to thank you again for posting the ad for a live in innkeeper. It was very helpful and we found a candidate couple that we hired and will start soon.” (10-15-19) (12-2-19)
POSITION FILLED Historic Bed and Breakfast, Nantucket -seeking personable, enthusiastic team player to manage 13- room inn. “We filled the position today. Thank you so much for your assistance.”(
POSITION FILLED Full-Time Inn Manager(s) – Hotel Faust “great site that gave us a qualified group of candidates to interview…thank you!” (10-25-19) ( 11-18-19)
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SEEKING A POSITION AS AN INNKEEPER
“We have a number of excellent applicants from which we’ll select our final candidates for the position. Thanks so much for your assistance in placing this listing. Posting the innkeeper job on B&BTeam.com has been a huge help in finding new innkeepers for the Casa del Gavilan!” Dave Emery
” I did indeed receive many qualified individuals. I met a lovely couple this weekend who saw the posting and came to find me to introduce themselves. Thank you for the posting and at this time you may remove it. I truly think your website is a fantastic resource for many networking opportunities. I appreciate your help” The Geneseo Inn at Cass Winery, Paso Robles, California
“Thank you very much for posting the position below on your website. We have found someone to fill this position and it can be removed now. I would like to comment that of the various places where we posted help wanted for our property, the individuals and couples who responded to the add below on your website were by far the most qualified. I guess that makes sense since its industry specific, but I wanted you to know that it’s great that you provide this service to help both innkeepers find the right people and employees who are trying to find the right position. Thanks very much!”— Roseana Richards
Experienced and skilled Innkeeper/General Manager with expertise in hotel management, hospitality sales, vendor relations, profit and loss management and guest services operations. Proven background in achieving operational turnaround. Recognized as an efficient manager and team player who generates significant growth in revenue and effectively motivates staff to provide superior customer service. Exceptional skills in customer satisfaction and a record of success driving sales to the business. In-depth exposure to Grass Roots Marketing and Community Outreach efforts. Wedding and Special Events experience. International exposure. Bi-lingual, German and English. Click here to contact me (9-8-2020)
Outgoing, Enthusiastic & Motivated! I´m looking to move my career and life into Innkeeping. I would love the opportunity to join a B&B or a small inn. I have several years experience in customer service, event organization, and as a guide for travel and tourism. I`m well organized, a multi-tasker, and open to new ideas and tools to help improve the guest experience. I have a love of travel and have been lucky as military spouse travel to Europe and beyond. I believe I could be an asset to any B&B looking for a team leader or member with the ability to enhance their customers experience. Open to a variety of locations. Please contact me by clicking here. (8-19-2020)
Married male Couple looking for a B&B to manage in Florida, North Carolina, New England, East Coast, consider any location if right fit. We are currently temporarily interim Innkeepers and recently managed a boutique 13 room Inn located in Florida for the past year. Prior to that we were Inn Keepers at 2 adjacent Chicago Inns for the last 5 years, bringing the revenues up by increasing events and occupancy (to high of 96% in June). Tech Savvy, MBA, and former teacher, friendly, welcoming, trustworthy, dependable. We have worked together for over 20 years. Top rated on TripAdvisor Excellence Award every year, just received the 5 year Hall of Fame Award (for 5 years of continuous Excellence) over 235 great reviews! Current Inns are being sold so we have an opportunity to seek a new challenge. Open to Year round, but seasonal or inn-sitting considered, Email for resume by clicking here. (8-11-2020)
Experienced civil servant professional seeking to transition from my desk job to a long term, full time, live-in innkeeper or assistant innkeeper position in a small quaint bed and breakfast property along the east coast or in a college town. I am ready to embrace my next career adventure and fulfill my passion. I am motivated, organized and energetic. I truly enjoy all aspects of the bed and breakfast industry and have over thirteen years of experience working part-time on weekends for three different inns. I am SO excited to see my vision come to fruition. I would be happy to send you my resume and references. Looking forward to connecting with you. Have a splendid day and a very Happy New Year! Thank you…Click here to contact me. (7-29-2020)
Enthusiastic and hard-working individual seeking B&B management/inn-keeper position for smaller property. Well-spoken, well-rounded, willing to learn. Past experience includes working in luxury hotels in both food & beverage and guest services. Most recently an English teacher for the last 10 years, but wanting to return to hospitality. I take pride in my work ethic and willingness to please everyone! I build rapport with people quickly, and I can manage and delegate successfully. I love helping people, and creating wonderful experiences for them. Interested in a year-round position. Can cook, perform light cleaning, maintain website, write/edit correspondence, take reservations, check-in/out. Very service-oriented. Hands-on, friendly, resourceful, and quick-thinking. Does not have to be live-in, unless you would accept my very sweet, laid-back, hypoallergenic dog. Available now. Can relocate. Click here to reach me. (7-23-2020)
Hi. My name is Kelly. I’m an almost 54-year young Mother of two grown Sons and a NaNa to two precious Granddaughters and one sweet little Grandson. I’ve been a domestic engineer for almost 20 years. I am a home-taught chef/cook and my specialty is Baking. I had a Home Bakery for a few years. Now I’m divorced and have all of these cooking and hospitality skills that I need to use. It’s in my blood! I love to take care of people and make them comfortable. I would love to be in a place where I can operate a farm-to-table situation that would offer me a salary and/or room and board in exchange for my cooking/management skills. I would love to be anywhere between Greenville and Dallas, near my children. If you have a farm or land where I could have a garden, a trailer and a food truck or know of a Bed and Breakfast/Inn/Cabin/Campground situation that sounds like it would be a fit for me, please let me know. Click here to reach me. (7-23-2020)
Mid-career professional with exemplary administrative and office operations experience, seeking a career in hospitality. I have worked with a diverse public for 20 years, and take pride in having integrity and a strong work ethic. Your guests will feel at ease and well-tended to at all times, while relaxing in a clean, safe and comfortable environment. I have the ability and experience to manage staff and/or engage in the day-to-day tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping, and the like. I have a high energy level and enjoy being on the move! Coastal New England is my preference, but would consider other locations. I can live on or off site. It would be a pleasure to have a conversation about your business needs and goals. Professional and personal references provided upon request. Please write by clicking here. (7-19-2020)
Passionate people person with 35+ yrs of experience in food service/hospitality seeking my next new adventure. My dream….to find a place on the coast of Maine that needs me as much as i need it. Do you own a small Inn, B&B, motel or campground and you need someone to open and run it for you amid all this covid craziness?A hospitality professional with a BS in management to live on property and show it the love and care as if it’s their own. A person who loves to entertain people and can make feel at home.It does need to be a pet friendly environment as I come with a 10 yr old furry BFF. .. at our last inn we lived in coexistence with other dogs, cats and bunnies. If this interests you at all please reach out to me for discussion. Upon request I will provide a resume with both personal and professional references. (7-2-2020)
During the past 20 years we have managed several hostels throughout the United States, in addition to a bed and breakfast and a cabin rental property. We have worked both as a two-person team and managing a small staff. We are experienced in handling reservations, check-ins/outs and bookkeeping. We are both physically active and have a diligent, hands-on attitude towards housekeeping and building and grounds maintenance. Our ideal situation would be a smaller facility – up to 7 rooms/units. We are currently living in New Mexico, but are willing to relocate. Please contact us here to discuss your situation and request details of our experiences and work history. (6-29-2020)
Hi there! We are a husband/wife team with years of property and above-property level franchise lodging experience, seeking a departure from the big corporate environment. It is our belief that relationships build the bottom line. Let’s see if there’s a fit, and take your Inn up a notch! Click here to contact us. (6-28-2020)
Who wants and needs a unique a thriving experience creator? I am a passionate and thoughtful leader. Through building relationships and efficient operations, I desire to create positive experiences for people. I have lived in many areas of the US and worked with people with varied experience, backgrounds and diversity. My technical skills include wedding event and design planning, process improvement, program and project management, talent management, HR operations, business operations, executive communications, vendor management, payments, regulatory and startup businesses/units. I love being outdoors, baking, gardening and creating hospitable events. I am interested in the holistic opportunities and lifestyle that Innkeeping offers and have a strong desire to create memorable experiences. In preparation for entering into this as a career option, in 2019, I attended the B&B Team Aspiring Innkeeper Seminar. Ideally, I will find an opportunity in the mid-Atlantic or northeast region. Thank you for considering me. Click here to reach me. (6-28-2020)
POSITION FOUND MATURE, EXPERIENCED COUPLE WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON FOR YOUR INN! –“We have secured a wonderful position through the ad we placed on the BBTeam page!”(10-28-19) (11-7-19)
POSITION FOUND “We are so grateful to your services we found positions as Inn Keeper Couple. ” (2-19-19)
POSITION FOUND We are a dynamic package of hospitality, marketing and leadership! “We would like to thank you once again for posting our ad. Thanks to BBTeam we have found our dream job…” (2-11-19)
POSITION FOUND Mature, gregarious male innkeeper finishing up a seasonal position on Cape Cod in search of the next hospitality adventure. I just accepted the innkeeper’s job … Please go ahead a remove my current posting from the board. Thank you...(10-4-18) (10-22-18)
POSITION FOUND Qualified Couple looking for a year round or seasonal “Live-In” Innkeeper or Manager position. “…thank you for this outstanding service you provide the Innkeeping Industry. (6-28-18) (9-28-18)
POSITION FOUNDA dynamic package of hospitality, sales, marketing, and leadership!Once again BBTeam.com has helped us find a wonderful position! Thank you!!! (8-11-17) (10-9-17)
POSITION FOUND A Mother Daughter Team looking for an Inn to run: “I want to thank you for letting me post our availability on your wants and needs page. My daughter and I have secured a position in beautiful Harper’s Ferry WV.” (6-20-17) (9-29-17)
POSITION FOUND We are ready to go! We have one month left on our contract here in Houston and are ready for a new adventure! (1-4-17) (3-31-17)
POSITION FOUND Looking for experienced Innkeepers to manage your Inn/B&B? Consider us! “A very sincere thank you for this service from the BB Team! We were contacted and spoke with so many wonderful inns which led to the best position for us.”(12-23-16) (3-22-17)
POSITION FOUND We are a married couple in our thirties seeking our next adventure.We have found our dream position and are no longer in need of our ad. Thank you so much – we had many excellent inquiries!(12-30-16) (2-3-17)
POSITION FOUND Hello! We are a married chef couple looking to break into the B&B industry. We were contacted through your site, and have secured a full-time position there as Chef Innkeepers. We’ve been working a full 3 weeks now and love every minute. Thank you for allowing us to use your site to accomplish our dreams!(9-16-16) (12-20-16)
POSITION FOUND The Meginleys have worked together in the hotel and inn-keeping business for over 30 years. . I am delighted to let you know that, as a direct result of the ad, we are now taking on the position to operate an inn in Savannah….Again, this was a direct result of our placing our ad in BB Team. Thank you (7-5-16)(11-23-16)