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Longing For Home Bed and Breakfast Selected as Alabama's Only Diamond Collection Inn


Professionally inspected, Diamond members represent highly recommended, guest-reviewed luxury inns with extensive modern amenities.

ROGERSVILLE, Ala., Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Detailed inspection measured quality, service, hospitality, accommodations, food, amenities, and more ensures guests experience at Longing For Home is top notch. As a member, Longing For Home Bed and Breakfast provides amenities that today's travelers require: private baths, free Internet services, luxury appointments and amenities, professional staffing, and flexible check-in/out times. Of the approximate 11,000 inns nationally, there are currently less than 270 bed and breakfasts in this elite collection.

Set on fifteen acres, Longing For Home is an enchantingly quaint 1880's style farmhouse. Moments from Wheeler Lake & Joe Wheeler State Park, it is located in the beautiful Tennessee Valley, approximately an hour west of Huntsville, Alabama and two hours from Birmingham, Alabama and Nashville, Tennessee. A wonderfully peaceful weekend getaway or great romantic hideaway, it is quickly being viewed as an outstanding destination for anyone looking to experience the renewed "state of mind, place of grace, and way of life"* that is Longing for Home.

Amenities include: gourmet cupcakes, comfy robes, a relaxing steam shower, pool and the new "Tuscan Oasis" which includes a large hot tub, chaise lounges and fire-pit and is a great place for time to stargaze. Wander walking trails and creeks or take in the fresh air on numerous decks and swings. The staff massage therapist provides an in-room massage, while special packages allow guests to personalize their stay.

Betty's Cajun Shrimp Quiche and Cheese Grits are topped with signature desserts like Italian Cream Pancakes or Biscuits and Chocolate Gravy; legendary entrees in their sumptuous three-course breakfasts. Stories and lore drawn from the area's rich history complete the dining experience.

Established in January 2009, owner Betty Maloney enjoys sharing true Southern hospitality. She and husband Bill receive their guests with a warm welcome. This is especially important for first time B&B guests, and to quote one, "This was our first stay at a B&B and I must say, we are both very impressed and plan to return…Must add that the flowers were beautiful, cupcakes decadent and breakfast is beyond words!" Gwynn and Dale, Alabama.

*Carolyn Kent, How To Be a Better Southerner

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