Thursday, May 26, 2011



The Island Guest HouseLong Beach Island, NJ


pictures of the Sunflower room


pictures of the Sunflower room


pictures of the dining room


Pictures of our front porch




The Island Guest HouseLong Beach Island, NJ



New Cottage pictures

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

The Island Guest HouseLong Beach Island, NJ




Why Choose Us?


At the Inn…


Friday night Innkeepers Reception, wine tastings, sangria and salsa, fondue and wine, wine and cheeses, well, you get the idea!


Culinary Cooking Classes – Informal gathering in the afternoon with recipe handout. Help prepare the goodies for the Inn that you will enjoy!


“Will Trade Coffee for Gossip” – History of the Inn, Beach Haven, and funny stories about owning and running a Bed and Breakfast – around the Inn – in the Garden, Café or Front Porch.


Amenities – Beach Badges, Chairs, Fabulous breakfast and afternoon refreshments – “Tea Time”, A/C, Wireless, Cable TV, Romantic getaway for two areas, family and children areas which include connecting room suites, loft apartment, and cottage, even a designated cottage for your family pet to join you (pets are not allowed in the Inn). Girlfriend getaway rooms with twin beds, and private decks and patios in some rooms.


Walk to everything!..beach is 1 block, and within a few blocks are many Restaurants, shops, water park, mini golf, arcades, bars, live Broadway caliber theatre, ice cream, shopping, boating, fishing, crabbing, tennis, water sports and boating, ferry and bus service to Atlantic City, Bus Service to New York City, outdoor courtyard garden with umbrella tables and bistro lights in the evening. Our Café for coffee, internet , large screen TV and relaxing (coming in summer)


On Line..


Free Gas Coupon if you “Like” us on Facebook or check in on “Four Square”


Upcoming You Tube Videos on : Creating our Recipes, How to Paint old Furniture, How to paint and stencil wood floors, How to create beautiful cupcakes and pipe icing, What is there to do while you are here, around the Inn, what to take to the beach, How to do mosaic, Flowers and herbs around the Inn, History of the Inn, Making of the Café , refinishing a floor, and many more.


Facebook Picture Albums of: “I’m Having Work Done”..restorations at the B&B, what’s new in the guest rooms, our new Café - exclusively for guests and friends, Pictures of some of our recipes for your event, “Vintage Chic at the Beach” – a look at some of our decorating themes and pieces.


And, by the way, the beach is right down the street in case I didn’t mention it before! The only things we ask you to bring are big beach towels and the nice warm sunny weather!


We look forward to having you!


Mark and Joanne and family and the staff of the Island Guest House Bed and Breakfast Inn by the Beach.


www.theislandguesthouse.com


1-800-LBI-STAY

Monday, May 23, 2011

The Island Guest HouseLong Beach Island, NJ

Our Cottage has just been beautifully renovated with inlaid hardwood floors and lovely amenities. Also the Sunflower room and Candice's room have sparlking new bathrooms.

A new lighted patio/dance floor is in the process of being built in the garden, and due for completion in just a few weeks. Enjoy outside seating under the umbrella tables with beautiful flowers now when you visit.

The Sea Glass Cafe Gallery is being built at the back of the Inn for completion soon, and will be a lovely place for breakfast, to check emails and for private Inn-timate functions. Adjacient to the garden and Cafe Kitchen. Look for pics soon!



The Island Guest HouseLong Beach Island, NJ

Culinary Cooking Class: Friday afternoon May 27, 2011 . 2:30pm. Complimentary for guests.


Stuffed Blueberry French Toast will be featured as our Saturday morning Breakfast! Join us in the kitchen for an informal gathering as we prepare this beautiful dish, which is made ahead, refrigerated overnight to enhance the flavors and for convenience. Take home a copy of the recipe and try it for your family and friends!

Memorial Day Getaway!

The Island Guest HouseLong Beach Island, NJ

Join us for Memorial Day weekend!

Look forward to Cheese Blintzes with Strawberries, Blueberries and whipped cream, Beach Themed cupcakes, and a beach that is right down the street! Umbrella tables will be set up in the garden, and beach chairs lined up ready to go!