Why MBBA Gift Certificates are the Perfect Gift for Mom this Mother’s Day

Mother with two daughters with flowers in her handMother’s Day is fast approaching, and whether you are trying to think through a perfect gift for your mom, spouse, or special friend, we have the perfect gift idea for you! And here are all the reasons why a Michigan Bed and Breakfast Gift Certificate is the absolute best gift you could ever give. An MBBA Gift Certificate is easy to purchase, and you are assured of a wonderful stay for your mom since all of our MBBA member inns are quality assured and inspected for your peace of mind.

Top 12 reasons why an MBBA Gift Certificate makes a perfect Mother’s Day Gift

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Luxurious bath at the Historic Webster House in Bay City
  1. Your Mom can choose the exact experience that she would like for her getaway. The Michigan Bed and Breakfast Association includes a curated, carefully selected collection of inns, boutique hotels, and bed and breakfasts. Some have luxurious spas, others are wineries, some are located in coastal towns, and some are in the country. Each comes with its vibe, location, and amenities. Your mom gets to choose which one she would like to experience for her much-deserved getaway.
  2. You can rest assured that your mom will have a wonderful getaway since each of our member inns is quality assured and inspected. Our independent reviewer looks for all the details, including safety, comfort, and MBBA standards.
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Spa room at the Castle in the Country in Allegan

3. Many of our member inns offer spa services, including the Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast, which has a dedicated spa room on the property. Your mom will be pampered and come home relaxed and rejuvenated.

Big Bay Lighthouse
Big Bay Lighthouse. Photo via Mikel B. Classen

4. Your mom can choose unique experiences, including staying at a lighthouse in the UP at the Big Bay Pointe Lighthouse or having a romantic getaway at a winery such as Grey Hare Inn or Chateau Chantal Winery, both located in the popular area of Traverse City.

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Homemade breakfast at the Garden Grove Inn in Union Pier

5. Your mom will be treated to wonderful homemade breakfasts each morning.

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Innkeeper Deb serving breakfast at the Parsonage Inn in Grand Rapids

6. All of our member inns are small businesses that place hospitality and comfort as a number one priority. Your mom will enjoy warm and caring hospitality from the innkeeper.

Upholstered bed with two chairs

7. Each of the guest rooms at our member inns is uniquely decorated for their guest’s comfort, including the luxurious guest room shown above at the Wickwood Inn in Saugatuck.


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Luxurious glamping at the Goldberry Woods in Union Pier

8. Many of our member inns offer farm-to-table experiences, including on-site gardens and hen houses. The Goldberry Woods in Union Pier is also an organic farm that offers upscale glamping in vintage campers, cottages, and traditional bed and breakfast guest rooms. Guests enjoy delicacies such as fresh fried quail eggs for breakfast.

9. Your mom can choose the dates that work for her since an MBBA Gift Certificate is valid for up to 5 years.

10. The shopping process is so easy- with a few keystrokes on your phone or laptop, you will find a copy of your gift in your inbox.

11. Michigan is a beautiful state, and our member inns can be found in all different kinds of locations, including coastal towns, country settings, urban areas, and lighthouses. Your mom gets to choose the perfect location for her getaway.

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Care for a little paddle? Complimentary kayaks are available from the House on the Hill Bed and Breakfast. Photo credit:o Andrea Spidalieri

12. Lastly, many of our inns are located in areas where your mom can experience new adventures, including learning how to kayak, walking across a sky bridge, or ziplining across a river. The options are endless, and our blogs and website can guide your mom to the perfect location.

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Purchase your MBBA Gift Certificate Today

The process is so simple. Check out this link to purchase your gift certificate, and we will send a copy for you to print and the original embossed version in the mail the next day.

Happy Mother’s Day to all those special moms out there!


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