Join Unique Inns

Gift CertificatesDo you provide exceptional service, exquisite amenities plus something unique for guests to experience? If so, your property may be a Unique Inn!

Become a member of Unique Inns and increase your exposure, reservations, innkeeper network and receive the Unique Inns designation! Keep reading to learn how to become a Unique Inns Member.

We are actively looking for new unique inns, bed & breakfasts, country inns, and boutique hotels in North America including Alaska, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico.

Membership Benefits

Website  |  Newsletter  |  Social Media  |  Rewards  |  Networking  |  Credibility  |  + more
  • Your inn featured on is a top referrer of traffic and reservations for members. Members typically recieve 200-600 high quality referrals per month. Attract prospective guests through showcasing your Inn on a Unique profile page along with our Location, Unique Inns Difference, and Blog pages.

  • Promotion in the Unique Inns Newsletter

    The Unique Inns monthly email Newsletter is delivered to approximately 10,000 subscribed guests. It highlights Unique Inns specials, travel ideas, testimonials and delicious recipes from our members. Our Newsletter keeps your Inn fresh in the minds of guests getting ready to travel.

  • Social Media Exposure

    Unique Inns actively participates in social networking on a daily basis. We post specials, travel ideas, tips, and forward member’s media posts to our network of followers. The Unique Inns Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages promotes your Inn with your photos, specials, news, and more.

  • Participation in our Rewards Program

    Our Rewards Program brings repeat business, loyalty to our brand, and incentive for guests to stay unique. We offer guests $20 for each stay at a Unique Inn. When they have accumulated $100 they are issued a Rewards Gift Certificate that can be redeemed at their next stay at any Unique Inn property. Keep guests coming back with the Unique Inns Rewards Program. 

  • Participation in our Innkeeper Referral Network

    Unique Inns is a community of members referring each other's properties to traveling guests. Once a year Innkeepers meet for a fun membership meeting to dine, wine, share ideas and experiences.

  • The Unique Inns Credibility

    Membership with Unique Inns allows use of our logo on your advertisements, associating your level of quality and uniqueness with the Unique Inns Brand. Members are provided with an elegant brass plaque to adorn their property’s entrance with recognized quality and a Members Emblem for placement on your website.

  • Special Member Benefits

    Unique Inns members enjoy 50% or greater room discounts for you and your staff at any member location. Share ideas with fellow Innkeepers and allow them to learn first-hand about your property for future referrals.

About Unique Inns

  • Our group typically includes approximately 45 members in North America including Alaska, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico.

    We are seeking new members in: Alaska, British Columbia, Alberta, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, California, Texas, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Mexico & Hawaii.

    If you represent a unique location with great experiences for travelers, then consider joining Unique Inns!

  • Unique Inns was chartered in 1982 as one of the first bed and breakfast innkeeping organizations.

    Our purpose is to market our members and act as a referral network. We share a commitment to providing guests with genuine hospitality, extraordinary accommodations, and truly memorable experiences.

    Membership with Unique Inns provides a sense of fraternity and support – opportunities to meet with your peers to discuss trends and ideas - serving as a source of inspiration.


Read what our members have to say about Unique Inns

Unique Inns has proven to be an invaluable association for us, both in terms of the interaction and sharing with other innkeepers and the heads-in-beds that it has delivered to us over the years.
– Laurie Anderson & David Campiche, Innkeepers of the China Beach Retreat

Be a Part of Unique Inns

Read the following information on our membership dues and approval process

Initiation Fee

$600 USD for US/Mexico Members
$756 CAD for Canada Members
This one-time fee provides for setting up your property on, a solid brass membership plaque which will be mailed to you for display at your property, and including your property in the next printing of the Unique Inns Brochure.

Membership Dues

$160 USD per month for US/Mexico Members
$189 CAD per month for Canada Members
Dues are voted upon by the members at the spring meeting for each fiscal year, based on budget projections of business operations.  This amount is shared by the member inns and paid monthly or yearly.

To become a Unique Inns member please complete the membership application form below.  There is no fee to apply.

Once your application has been received it will be reviewed by our Membership Committee for consideration.  You will then be responsible for providing accommodations for at least 1 to a maximum of 3 over-night site visits by current Unique Inns members.

On approval by the Membership Committee you will become a Unique Inns Member subject to payment of your initiation fee.  We will then begin to set you up on our website and provide you a welcome package to help you take advantage of all the member benefits.

Membership Application

Please complete the form below to submit your application to be a Unique Inn

Contact Information
Name of Owner(s)
Inn Name
Zip/Postal Code
Email Address
Ratings & Memberships
AAA/CAA Rating
Other Ratings
Membership in Other Innkeeping Associations
Inn Description
Number of Rooms
Rooms with Private Baths
Room Rate Range
# Years In Business
Explain how you as owner(s) are directly involved in the daily operation of your inn
Please describe your breakfast - is breakfast included in the room rate?
What do you feel makes your property "Unique"