Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast
Easy Broccoli Quiche 7 Jun 2013, 5:28 pmIngredients:
2 tablespoons butter
1/2 teaspoon thyme
1 onion, minced
1 teaspoon garlic, minced
2 cups fresh broccoli, chopped
1 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
6 eggs, well beaten
1 cup milk
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1 tablespoon butter, melted
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Over medium-low heat melt butter in a large saucepan. Add onions, garlic, thyme, and broccoli. Cook slowly, stirring occasionally until the vegetables are soft. Spoon vegetables into crust and sprinkle with cheese. Combine eggs and milk. Season with salt and pepper. Stir in melted butter. Pour egg mixture over vegetables and cheese. Bake in preheated oven for 30 minutes, or until center has set.
Manitou Incline 5 Jun 2013, 8:00 am
enjoy the hot tub and a 10% discount on a massage this summer.
Red Rocks 31 May 2013, 3:47 pmComing to the Pikes Peak region to hike? Looking for something different? Red Rock Canyon Open Space consists of 789 acres of land located on the eastern edge of Manitou Springs. A series of hogbacks expose layers of sedimentary rock that have been turned upward at the base of Pikes Peak. Canyons run between the hogbacks and provide shelter for a variety of plants and wildlife, while the rocks of the hogbacks form colorful backdrops of salmon, gold and other shades.
Red Rock Canyon Open Space is only a 1.5 miles from the Avenue Hotel and is one of the fabulous hikes we recommend for those guests staying with us. It is built for all difficulties and experience levels. It is one of the many outdoor reasons to come stay with us this summer.
The main entrance to Red Rock Canyon is reached from U.S. 24 by turning south at Ridge Road which is between the 31st Street traffic light and the Manitou Springs exit.
Cave of the Winds 23 May 2013, 11:33 am
Now that you have selected your stay at the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast it is time to plan a day trips in the area. The Cave of the Winds is 2.2 miles from the B&B. Not only are cave tours available but also the Wind Walker Challenge Course and the Bat-A-Pult. The Cave of the Winds has partnered with the Avenue Hotel B&B offering a online $3 discount.
Cave of the Winds discovered in 1881 has been a must see attraction in the Pikes Peak region for more than a century. It is one of the premier show caves in the United States and one of the highest at 7,000 feet. With the natural beauty of the mountains around us we nearly forget the wonders under our feet. The rooms and passages are formed from limestone over millions of years. You will experience amazing rock formation, both large and small. Tours are given all year; the Discovery Tour or the Lantern Tour. Tickets can be purchased in advanced online.
The Discovery Tour is a 45 minute guided walking tour learning about the cave history and geology as you wind and twist through the tunnels and pathways. Tours leave every 15-30 minutes.
The Lantern Tour takes into the Manitou Grand Tavern exploring formations only by the lite of lanterns you carry, like days of old. This guided tour is 1.5 hours learning the history of the Cave of the Winds.
The Wind Walker Challenge Course is a three story obstacle course located on the rim of a 600 foot drop into Williams Canyon; navigate a challenging maze of steel beams, swinging ropes and ladders. The Bat-A-Pult is a fantastic ride across Williams Canyon.
Plan a Pikes Peak Region Colorado Vacation 14 May 2013, 11:13 am
Vacationing the Pikes Peak region; Colorado Springs,and Manitou Springs area offers an awesome variety of activities for summer fun. As a bed and breakfast boutique hotel, a Colorado Springs vacation lodging accommodation in historic Manitou Springs, the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast provides a fantastic location as your home base.
The regions best attractions, the Garden of the Gods, Cave of the Winds, Pikes Peak Cog railway, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and more are just minutes away.
The mountain beauty we are nestled in is spectacular for hiking, mountain biking and just enjoying the cool mountain air with the rich scenery.
Yet we are in downtown Manitou Springs. Shopping is just out our front door with Safron across the street, Salus down the street, cool off with Pikes Peak Chocolates, and the Custard Shop just a couple blocks away.
Our Queen Ann-style Victorian inn, built in 1886, offers seven beautifully restored guest rooms all featuring private baths. Maintaining turn of the century architecture but providing guests with modern amenities.
The Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast serves as the perfect place to escape and relax. Awake to aromas of a delicious a full homemade breakfast served each morning at 9:00. Or if up early and heading out help yourself to our Continental breakfast or if you need something on the run our "Grab n Go" will be ready for you, just let us know.
We, along with our staff, take pride in the service we provide and gracious hospitality extended. Stay 3 or more nights and receive $10 off each night.
Mothers Day 7 May 2013, 5:09 pm
When is Mother's Day? Mother's Day is May 12 this Sunday! The Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast wants to help you celebrate mom this year. With a nights stay your mom or love with receive a rose and cupcake from
Mya Bella Cupcake. As always on Mother's Day weekend, we have a special breakfast for all of our guests. Complimentary spirits, wine or beer, served at check in.
Or a great and simple Mothers Day gift idea is a gift certificate for the Avenue Hotel. Mom can use the gift certificate toward a night stay or massage treatment. The gift certificate is good for a year from date of purchase.
. A Thousand Thanks
The thousands of things you did for me
that helped make me happier,
stronger and wiser,
because I had you as a role model.
you healed my hurts
and calmed my fears,
so that I could face the world
feeling safe and secure.
about how to love and give--
lessons that now bring
so many blessings to me
each and every day.
did not go unnoticed, Mom.
I admire you, I respect you,
I love you.
And I'm so glad you're my mother!
Colorado College Graduation 2013 7 Apr 2013, 1:51 pm
As a Colorado Springs lodging accommodation just 6 miles from Colorado College the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, a Manitou Springs bed and breakfast inn, provides a fantastic location and comfortable stay for families attending 2013 graduation. Rooms are spacious and have private baths. Breakfast is included. A complimentary afternoon glass of wine or a beer from local brewery Bristol is offered. There is a 10% discount to CC parents.
We are located in the National Historic District of Mantiou Springs walk to 7 different eateries within our block. Our charming mountain town is filled with galleries and unique shops to wander through. The Avenue Hotel B&B is perched on a hill with a deep front lawn and next door is the public library that sits in the city park. We have a hot tub on the back patio and a beautiful covered front porch.
The Best Bed and Breakfast 30 Mar 2013, 5:55 pmManitou Springs bed and breakfast inn, the venue voted the best bed and breakfast in the Colorado Springs metro area the past 3 years by readers' of the Gazette. The 1886 Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, a stately Queen Ann, is beautifully restored with the guests comfort in mind. Seven guest rooms each distinct in it's decor have something different and unique. We offer a comfortable retreat with a warm friendly atmosphere with complimentary beverages, homemade cookies and a scrumptious breakfast. Let us pamper you!
We are your getaway that's not far away!
Easter, a Special Breakfast 26 Mar 2013, 5:38 am
Looking for eggactly that special Easter breakfast? As a Manitou Springs bed and breakfast the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, an historic lodging accommodation near Colorado Springs, will be serving up a delight for your senses. Enjoy a leisure morning of great food and lively conversation after a wonderful night in one of our lovely rooms. Coffee, from the Colorado Coffee Merchants, starts early, you wake to the blissful aroma of freshly brewing coffee as it wafts into the senses. A fresh pastry will be hand twisted that morning and baked, a Maple Walnut Cinnamon Twist. , the inn fills with wonderful smells of the fresh foods being prepared for your enjoyment. As breakfast is served, sip a complimentary Mimosa. A fresh fruit parfait with an Amaretto fruit dip is will served first along with the pastry. The main entree an Eggs Benedict Casserole, a homemade English muffin spread with spicy mustard, ham, Swiss cheese soaked over night in eggs and cream then baked in the morning and topped with Gwenn's hollandaise sauce with fresh Asparagus and a big luscious Chocolate covered Strawberries to finish. An Easter egg hunt starts our morning just for fun.
Maple Nut Twists, a handmade pastry
Lemon Poppy-seed Bread
Fresh Fruit Parfait with Amaretto pudding
Eggs Benedict Casserole
Chocolate covered Strawberries
Spring Break in Manitou Springs 20 Mar 2013, 6:57 am
Take your Spring Break in Manitou Springs at the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast neighboring Colorado Springs as a bed and breakfast lodging accommodation. Our central location makes it ideal for seeing all there is to see and do in the Pikes Peak region. Relax and rejuvenate. The season is changing we are all looking for better weather and things to get out and do, here is the place to do it! Cave of the Winds, Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Manitou Incline all are 2 miles or less from our inn.
Here on Manitou Avenue enjoy great shops that are unique to Manitou, wonderful art galleries and some terrific restaurants.
offer ends the April 30, 2013