Affiliations & Awards

HHA Award Ceremony 2018

HHA Award Ceremony
Benbow Historic Inn owners, Teresa & John Porter, at the Historic Hotels of America awards ceremony, 2018.

We are very excited to share this amazing news with all of our friends, staff, guests, and family. At the Historic Hotels of America ceremony and gala at The Broadmoor in Colorado, our very own Teresa Porter was the recipient for the Hotel Historian of the Year Award and the Benbow Historic Inn took home the award for Best Small Historic Inn/Hotel (Under 75 Guestrooms). We are thrilled and thankful and so happy. It was a magical evening. Thank you to everyone for your support. Congratulations to John & Teresa Porter and to everyone who contributed to these achievements.

Affiliation with CABBI, HHA, Humbold Lodging Association, and other Local Organizations

The Benbow Historic Inn is a proud member of the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inn’s. CABBI is the state’s only association of B&B’s and boutique inns, representing members from the Redwood Coast to San Diego. CABBI provides travelers with an extensive choice of accommodations including country cottages, historic Victorian mansions, boutique inns and beachfront retreats. CABBI offer’s choices from over 200 bed & breakfast and boutique inn’s from all over California, as well as exclusive B&B offers and specials.

The Benbow Historic Inn recently became a proud lodging partner with Historic Hotels of America and the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Historic Hotels of America is the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation® for recognizing and celebrating the finest Historic Hotels. Historic Hotels of America was founded in 1989 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation with 32 charter members. Today, Historic Hotels of America has more than 260 historic hotels. These historic hotels have all faithfully maintained their authenticity, sense of place, and architectural integrity in the United States of America, including 44 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. Upon becoming a partner with Historic Hotels of America, the Benbow Historic Inn was presented an award the Historic Hotels of America ‘New Member of the Year’ award in 2014.

Benbow Historic Inn would like to recognize the following business partners and affiliations.

Travel & Hospitality Affiliations

Humboldt Lodging Alliance

Humboldt Lodging
Alliance

humboldtlodging.com

Historic Hotels of America

Historic Hotels
of America

historichotels.org/benbow

CABBI California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns

California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns

cabbi.com/benbow

Humboldt Visitor's Bureau

California’s Redwood Coast Visitor’s Bureau

visitredwoods.com/benbow

Benbow KOA

Benbow KOA

benbowrv.com

AAA

Triple A Travel

aaa.com/benbow

Recognitions & Awards

Award

Hotel Historian
of the Year (2018)

Awarded to Teresa Porter

Historic Hotels of America

Award

Best Small Historic Inn
(2018)

Under 75 Guestrooms

Historic Hotels of America

Wine Spectator Award

Wine Spectator Award
(2014)

Wine Spectator