Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast

Treasure Island 230 Treasure Island Circle, Cropwell, Alabama 35054
Innkeeper(s): Earl & Lillie Hardy
  • Anniversary Suite

    Anniversary Suite

 
  • Introduction

    Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast in Cropwell, AlabamaThis Alabama Bed and Breakfast is Cropwell, Birmingham's romantic getaways retreat. Whether it's a wedding honeymoon, a week-end romantic getaway, or a family get-together, escape to our Logan Martin Lake home, and relax right on the shore of the Coosa river. Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast awaits you!

    Only minutes from the exciting NASCAR Racing events at the Talladega Superspeedway, 20 miles from Barber Motorsports Park & Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. The 144,000-square foot, four-story museum includes the world's largest collection of vintage and modern day motorcycles (1000+) and the largest collection of Lotus race cars. 6040 Barber Motorsports Parkway, Leeds, AL and 30 miles from  downtown Birmingham via interstate I-20. The Bass Pro shop on the hill between Barbers Motorsports Park and Shops at Grand River is our new Outlet Mall located in Leeds, AL. From B&B, take 231 North to I-20 West towards Birmingham. It's located on the right across highway from Bass Pro Shop & Barber Motor Sports.

    Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast ViewTreasure Island Bed and Breakfast living space

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Earl and Lillie Hardy for sharing thier secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Many of our guests are looking for a place that is quite and slow pace.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    Being right off the shore of the Coosa River and the only B&B on the lake, we attract those that love the therapy that comes with viewing the waterscape.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Most come for the water experience, either to actively participate or to soak in the experience.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    We have many reviews, but the ones that mean more to us are the ones that complement us personally for our attention to our guest needs.

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Talladega Superspeedway is a must see, as well as the World Class Barber Motorsports Park.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    The lake is only steps away. Fish or take a leisurely kayak excursion, or a paddle boat ride.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    For semi-upscale dining it would be the Tavern at St. Clair.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Our own website, www.treasureislandbedandbreakfast.com, would be hard to beat. We have a things to do page plus places to dine.

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    4.

    Do you accept pets?

    We love animals, however, are not equipped to accept pets. Our local Vet., only 4 miles away does board animals.

     

  • About Our Inn

    Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast breakfastOur lake home Bed and Breakfast located on the shore of Logan Martin Lake, and adjacent to Pell City, can become the perfect place for your much needed rest and renewal. Come and enjoy the leisure of lake living and unwind overlooking the main channel of Logan Martin Lake on the Coosa River. Logan Martin lake is formed between two hydro-electric power generating dams that are 50 water miles apart and consist of 275 miles of shore-line. This lake is central Alabama's water resort retreat.

    There is fishing, swimming, and boating on the shore of Logan Martin Lake, near by hike the highest point in Alabama at Cheaha State Park, visit Desoto Caverns, cheer on your favorite Winston Cup driver at the Talladega SuperSpeedway, or visit the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham. View scenic Noccalula Falls, where the beauty of nature abounds or shop the many antique shops in the area. There are many things to do and places to dine in the area.You may shoot a round of pool in our game room on the first floor, or work out on the Universal Gym.  The sliding doors open up to the patio which over-looks the lake.

    Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast lakeA perfect honeymoon hideaway or getaway for that romanitic anniversary. For your next family gathering or that special romantic getaway, Treasure Island bed and breakfast will be the perfect setting. We are a relaxing and comfortable Alabama lodging choice. All this, and more await your next visit to this Alabama Bed and Breakfast on Treasure Island!

    The  location of this Alabama Bed and Breakfast is overlooking the main channel of Logan Martin Lake on the Coosa River. Treasure Island Bed and Breakfast is convenient to Birmingham and Talladega. Logan Martin Lake is about fifty miles of waterway between two dams and about 275 miles of shore line.

    We are easily accessible off of Interstate 20 about 35 miles from Birmingham and about 120 miles from Atlanta, Georgia. We are about 5 miles outside of Pell City off of Highway 231. Talladega is about 20 miles away on Highway 34.

  • Activities and Attractions

    On the LakeAlabama Museum of the Health Sciences

    http://www.uab.edu

    Alabama Sports Hall of Fame - Birmingham, Alabama

    Since 1967, the ASHOF has become the benchmark for other Sports Museums across the country, with over 5,000 sports artifacts elegantly displayed in the 33,000 square foot building. Out of ESPN’s list of the top 100 athletes of the century, five out of the top fifteen greatest ever are in the ASHOF: Jesse Owens, Hank Aaron, Joe Louis, Willie Mays, and Carl Lewis.

    http://www.ashof.org

    The Alabama Veterans Memorial

    Located in Birmingham, Alabama honors American veterans of wars of the twentieth century; World War I, World War II, Korean, Vietnam and Persian Gulf Wars.

    http://www.alabamaveterans.com

    Alabama Wildlife Center

    Alabama's oldest and largest wildlife rehabilitation center

    http://www.awrc.org

    Alabama.travel

    Official site of the Alabama Department of Tourism and Travel. Find general travel information such as maps and vacation guides as well as detailed information on accommodations, attractions and activities to help in your travel planning to and through Alabama.

    http://www.alabama.travel

    Barber Motorsports Park

    http://www.barbermotorsports.com

    Barber Motorsports

    Welcome to the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, home to the world’s best motorcycle collection. We are dedicated to the presentation, interpretation, exhibition and history of motorcycles, vintage vehicles and motorsports. The collection now has over 1200 vintage and modern motorcycles as well as a substantial collection of Lotus and other racecars. The collection is the largest of its kind in the world. There are approximately 600 of the 1200 motorcycles on display at any given time. These bikes range from 1902 to current-year production.

    The common street bike is represented, as well as rare one-off Gran Prix race machinery. The automobile is not forgotten here. With a growing collection of racecars, the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum is home to the largest collection of Lotus cars as well as other significant makes. The Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum is located at the 740 acre Barber Motorsports Park that includes a world class 2.38 mile racetrack.

    http://www.barbermuseum.org

    Birmingham, Alabama news site

    Includes attractions, history, education, jobs, sports, and more.

    http://www.birminghamnet.com

    Birmingham Botanical Gardens

    http://www.bbgardens.org

    Birmingham Calendar of Events

    Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors Bureau

    http://cvb.birminghamal.org

    Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

    http://www.bcri.org

    The Birmingham Museum of Art

    Houses more than 24,000 works from around the globe, offers free admission, a variety of exhibitions, and programs for all ages.

    http://www.artsbma.org

    Birmingham Real Estate

    Lynda Sidlo

    Real Estate and homes for sale in Birmingham and Logan Martin Lake, Alabama

    http://lsidlo.com

    Birmingham Sailing Club

    Sailing near Treasure Island Bed and BreakfastBirmingham Sailing Club, a private club on Lake Logan Martin (an Alabama Power lake on the Coosa River) in central Alabama about 40 miles east of Birmingham, that is dedicated to: providing sailing programs for our members promoting sailing and sailboat racing among our members promoting water safety, and encouraging a harmonious, friendly atmosphere for social activities.

    http://www.birminghamsailingclub.org

    Birmingham Zoo

    The Birmingham Zoo is Alabama's most popular not-for-profit attraction, drawing more than 450,000 visitors annually. Approximately 750 animals of 250 species call the Birmingham Zoo home, including sea lions, cheetahs and endangered species from six continents.

    http://www.birminghamzoo.com

    Cheaha State Park

    Located in Clay and Cleburne Counties, Cheaha State Park is the pinnacle of natural beauty and awe in Alabama. Surrounded by the Talladega National Forest, this foothill of the Appalachian Mountains holds the reputation of the highest point in Alabama. Standing 2,407 ft. above sea level, it is no wonder why the local Creek Indians named this place “Chaha,” meaning high place.

    http://www.alapark.com

    DeSoto Caverns Park

    Childersburg, Alabama: Official Website

    There's more to see and do at DeSoto Caverns Park! DeSoto Caverns Park offers a unique destination for those seeking a fun and educational experience. At our park, we offer guided tours of Alabama's big cave. It's main room is twelve stories high and larger than a football field.

    http://desotocavernspark.com

    Freshwater Fishing in Alabama's Reservoirs

    Logan Martin Lake

    Logan Martin Reservoir is located in east-central Alabama on the Coosa River, approximately 30 miles east of Birmingham (the lake borders St. Clair and Talladega counties).

    http://www.outdooralabama.com

    Jass Hall of Fame

    http://www.jazzhall.com/

    Local Legacies

    Celebrating Community Roots (Library of Congress).

    America is rich with local festivals, community events, and other grassroots activities. In one way or another these community gatherings demonstrate Americans' pride of where they come from, who they are, and where they live. For the online presentation Local Legacies: Celebrating Community Roots, representative events have been selected for each state, the District of Columbia and the territories and trusts to highlight the many ways that Americans come together and celebrate their communities, heritage, and country.

    http://www.loc.gov

    Loganlanding.com

    http://www.loganlanding.com

    McWane Science Center

    The McWane Science Center in Birmingham, Alabama features four floors of hands-on science exhibits as well as the only IMAX theater in Birmingham. On-site shopping and dining options available. Camps and programs for individuals, schools and other groups also available.

    http://www.mcwane.org

    Noccalula Falls

    This 100-foot natural wonder waterfall is named for Noccalula, a young Cherokee maiden who plunged to her untimely death rather than forsake her true love. She is memorialized by a statue and the engraved story of her fate. Nestled among the trees in the park is a pioneer village, a group of rustic, hand-hewn log buildings representing a display of pioneer living conditions, included in the village are a country store, grist mill, covered bridge, pioneer home, smoke house, blacksmith shop and more.

    Other park attractions include a War Memorial and Museum, botanical gardens, hiking trails, sightseeing train, playground, carpet golf, picnic pavilions and meeting facilities. For more information call: 256-549-4663 (Park)

    http://www.gadsden-etowahtourismboard.com

    Pell City Center

    400 seat "State of the Art" Theater. All housed under one roof at the Pell City Center.

    http://www.pellcitycenter.com

    Riverchase Galleria Mall

    Premier Shopping, Dining, Entertainment in Birmingham / Hoover, Alabama

    Visit Riverchase Galleria Mall, The Best Shopping, Dining and Entertainment in Birmingham / Hoover, Alabama. Learn about Shopping Events, Sales, Stores and Restaurants in Birmingham / Hoover, Alabama.

    http://www.riverchasegalleria.com

    Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail

    Robert trent jones golf trail Package at Silver Lakes in Annisdon, Alabama - Call 866-688-9938

    http://www.bigeasygolf.com

    The Shops of Grand River

    Distinctive Outlet Shopping

    http://www.shopsofgrandriver.com

    Southern Museum of Flight

    http://www.southernmuseumofflight.org

    Talladega Superspeedway

    Talladega Superspeedway the fastest NASCAR in the World.

    http://www.talladegasuperspeedway.com

    The Historic Alabama Theatre in Birmingham Alabama

    http://www.alabamatheatre.com

    The Summit Birmingham

    http://www.thesummitonline.com

    Vulcan Park and Museum

    Vulcan, Birmingham, Alabama's colossal statue is the world's largest cast iron statue and considered one of the most memorable works of civic art in the United States. Designed by Italian artist Giuseppe Moretti and cast from local iron in 1904, it has overlooked the urban landscape of Alabama's largest city since the 1930s.

    http://www.visitvulcan.com