How to Buy a Bed and Breakfast

Expert Guidance, from Search to Settlement


Welcome! Does your interest in becoming an Innkeeper include personal goals as well as business goals? It makes sense, then, that the process of buying a bed and breakfast is very personal. Whatever your level of interest, Eliot Dalton would like to discuss your Innkeeping plans and ideas. He can offer you valuable guidance as you search for the bed and breakfast for sale that’s right for you.

A good way to begin the process is by attending an innkeeping seminar where you will learn solid information about starting or buying a bed and breakfast or inn. Eliot is part of The B&B Team®, a group of experienced innkeepers and consultants whose combined knowledge is the foundation of the “Better Way To Learn Innkeeping™” seminars.

How do you narrow your search when there are hundreds of listings of B&B inns for sale? How do you evaluate (sometimes scanty) information? Eliot will help you narrow your search and target your ideal inn. Understanding the economics of innkeeping – becoming informed about what makes an inn financially viable – is an important first principle of bed and breakfast ownership. Eliot will help you evaluate critically important financial information.

When you find the inn that is right for you, the process of negotiating the sale begins. From offer to final settlement, Eliot will work closely with you to assure a smooth transaction. He will give you the expert guidance you deserve.

With years of firsthand experience in the innkeeping trade, Eliot has a thorough knowledge of the innkeeping business. Buyers who choose Eliot Dalton to represent them get the benefit of his broad knowledge of the bed and breakfast inn market and his association with reputable bed and breakfast brokers.

Purchasing a hospitality business can be the most rewarding decision you will ever make. Contact Eliot Dalton and let him tell you how he can help you.