Stonehurst Place Joins 'B&Bs For Vets' to host service men and women Veteran's Day 2016

Atlanta's only Select Registry bed & breakfast inn donates accommodation to honor and remember servicemen and women serving our country.
B&Bs For Vets 2016
B&Bs For Vets 2016
ATLANTA - Nov. 8, 2016 - PRLog -- Stonehurst Place today announced it will host one military service member or couple this Veteran's Day in conjunction with B&Bs For Vets.  The organization, now in its eight year, includes the support of B&Bs and inns across the U.S. that invite veterans and active military personnel to stay for free in observance of Veteran's Day. Service members from all branches of the armed forces will stay on Thursday November 10th, the night before Veteran's Day, and wake up to relish the Veteran's Day celebration and enjoy the inn's much-lauded two course breakfast and elegant surroundings.

Stonehurst Place is Atlanta's only B&B participating in the B&Bs For Vets program, and has participated each year since the program's inception. This eco-friendly bed and breakfast inn features deluxe rooms and suites with gourmet breakfast served to guests each morning.  In addition to a large collection of books coveted by guests for their interesting and varied subject matter, the inn juxtaposes museum-quality art with family photos of the original owners and their son who served and died in WWI.

"I can't thank you enough for your great hospitality," said a previous B&Bs For Vets guest at Stonehurst Place. "Thank you also for honoring our military veterans on this day. Great gourmet food and fantastic service!"

"Many of my family members and ancestors were inspired to serve in our US armed forces, including my father, brother, and Revolutionary War patriot Jonathan Belcher" says Barb Shadomy, interior designer and owner of Stonehurst Place.  "It is a stressful job for those protecting freedoms, maintaining peace, and providing relief in our cities and around the globe, and a good night's rest at Stonehurst Place is our way to say thank you."

About Stonehurst Place
Built in 1896, award-winning Stonehurst Place is Atlanta's only eco-friendly, luxury Bed & Breakfast Inn. Because it belonged to the same family for over 100 years, this bed and breakfast retains much of its original layout, features and hardware. Guests are treated to the unique combination of restored features of the home and modern luxuries such as heated Carrara marble floors, deluxe two-person spa tubs, and CorianĀ®-clad walk in showers.  Owner and interior designer Barb Shadomy's environmentally friendly work restored and renovated Stonehurst beyond it's original grandeur, incorporating solar panels and other green features into this eco-friendly Atlanta bed & breakfast inn. For more information on features, rates and amenities, call +1 404 881 0722 or visit

Veterans or active military personnel may make their request by sending an email with their military story and contact information to

About B&Bs For Vets
The B&Bs for Vets program started in 2008 when Kathleen Penek, co-owner of the Gillum House, and a handful of other innkeepers in West Virginia opened their doors to veterans in honor of Veteran's Day. The program grew in popularity among innkeepers, and throughout the tenure of this program thousands of inns and B&Bs in the US and Canada participated by offering free rooms to veterans. This year, the Association of Independent Hospitality Professionals coordinates the B&Bs for Vets program as a way to help veterans learn about today's B&B experience.

Reservations must be made directly with the participating Inns and B&Bs, and a valid Military or VA ID is required for every reservation. For more information on B&Bs For Vets visit (

About Select Registry
Select Registry is a diverse collection of more than 350 independent properties that deliver a level of personalized service unheard of at large hotel chains, and a quality of experience only a select few can attain. Each member property has passed an unannounced, rigorous, 200-point quality assurance inspection to earn and maintain its Select Registry membership, and to ensure it provides travelers with guaranteed quality, exceptional service and an unforgettable lodging experience.
Select Registry upscale properties range from contemporary B&Bs and full-service inns to stately mansions and manors, rustic lodges and ranches, modern boutique hotels and historic castles. They stretch across America and include Europe, too. Learn more about Select Registry member properties at

All requests for rooms under the 2016 B&Bs For Vets program must be submitted by email to  No phone calls, please.

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