BedandBreakfast.com is an Internet-based Bed and Breakfast directory and travel agency. The company was acquired by HomeAway, Inc., the worldwide leader of online vacation rentals, representing more than 475,000 vacation rental home listings across more than 120 countries. Both companies are located in Austin, TX. BedandBreakfast.com displays information on roughly 11,000 bed and breakfasts, and enables bed and breakfast and inns to book reservations onlines, and sells gift certificates redeamable at 4,000 Inns and B&Bs across the United States and Canada on its website and through retailers like Wal-mart, CVS Pharmacy, Safeway, and Office Depot. BedandBreakfast.com serves customers worldwide via the World Wide Web and through telephone travel agents.
Founded in 1995 by Eric Goldreyer under the name Inns and Outs, the company acquired the url BedandBreakfast.com in 1998 and changed it’s name to match. The company was sold to Worldres, Inc. based in San Mateo, CA in 1999. In 2002, Eric Goldreyer acquired the company back from Worldres, Inc., and in 2004 moved its location from Denver, Colorado to Austin, Texas.
BedandBreakfast.com also owns and operates Inns.com, an Internet-based directory that features independent hotels, and RezOvation, a provider of RezOvation and Webervations property management systems to bed and breakfasts, hotels, and inns.