Ever Dream of Owning a B & B?

Ready for Breakfast

Here’s A Day in My Life as an Innkeeper I love being an innkeeper! I love my Guests. As in all walks of life, I’ve learned to take the good with the bad. My son often worries that I work too hard. I told him that my days may be long, very long in fact, but … Read More

The 2017 Travel Trend is Here!

Zip Lining

Experience Life to the Fullest Travel trends come and go. Destinations are popular one year but not so hot the next just like all fads. This year, the hottest new trend in travel is experience driven. Everyone’s definition of a life experience differs from person to person; here are my thoughts. (I know, I know, you cannot wait … Read More

The Ultimate Durango Getaway … Check out Antlers’ Summer Fun!

Photo of a back patio

According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary a getaway is:  1. an act or instance of getting away  2:  a place suitable for a vacation  or 3:  a vacation especially of brief duration … We have planned the ultimate summer getaway in Durango for you, full of Colorado adventure! ARRIVAL: Once you arrive at our Durango bed and breakfast via … Read More

Saying Goodbye to Winter as Durango Marches into Spring

Gazebo from a distance

Old Man Winter bid us adieu here at Antlers on the Creek as Springtime is officially here! The First Day of Spring has come and gone; the weather is nothing short of spectacular. Purple and white crocus dot the landscape awaiting the tulips and daffodils to join them. I swear, you can almost see them grow right in front … Read More

The Top Ten Reasons to Visit Durango, Colorado

Photo of the Durango Train

Plenty to do in Durango! It might be snowing this morning but there are telltale signs that Summer is Coming. The phone is ringing with new reservations, we’re getting ready for our spring spruce up and potential guests ask, “what is there to do in Durango?” … It’s difficult to pick only 10, but here goes. Our … Read More

Travelers’ Choice Award Winner in the B&B and Inns Category

Award-winning Durango bed and breakfast

Antlers on the Creek has been recognized as a winner in the “B&B and Inns” category of the 2017 Trip Advisor Travelers’ Choice® award for Hotels. Antlers ranked 7th out of the top 25 in the USA. This award is such an honor for us! Thanks so much to my incredible staff and the most amazing guests any establishment … Read More

Food Photography … A Feast for the Eyes

Food photography, art or necessity … Just how important are photos or digital images? Well, when you have a bed & breakfast and rely on your website to show guests exactly what they will experience at your inn … they’re extremely important! Before the inn opened for business, my photos were taken by Christian of Christian Giannelli … Read More

The Perfect Gift

The Perfect Gift … Kinda sounds like a Hallmark movie, doesn’t it ?  I confess …  I love all those movies! This time of year children send their Christmas lists to Santa Claus, mothers fret over what gift to get their adult kids and lucky Grandparents cherish their most precious gifts – their grandchildren. (They may even unabashedly … Read More

Holiday Preparations Underway here at Antlers on the Creek …

The Holiday Season is here! There is so much for which to be thankful. The B & B is ranked #1 on Trip Advisor here in Durango. I’ve had many, many wonderful Guests this year and seen Guests return to our Durango inn for additional visits. I have a wonderful staff that I have come to rely on … Read More

Winter – Time to Embrace the Changing Seasons

I love winter, how about you? As the days shorten and the air turns from crisp to freezing I tend to hear quite a few complaints about the onset of winter and the loss of Daylight Savings Time. For me, it’s time to unpack the turtleneck sweaters, get my parka out and take my Bernese Mountain Dogs on long … Read More