Clouds of steam rise as an artist uses a thick pad of wet newspaper to shape a ball of 2000-degree molten glass, glowing bright orange on the end of his blowpipe. He tips the opposite end to his mouth and blows into it. “Ooooooo,” murmurs the crowd, as a bubble appears in the middle […]
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It all started in the Alleghany Bath. And came full circle when we completed the Alleghany Room Rejuvenation. And just in time too. We start the Franklin Room Tub Replacement next week. Like the other rooms we have been working on this Winter, the Alleghany Room was, in a word, kinda old. Ok, that […]
The first project for the winter at the Hummingbird was to be a new tub in the Alleghany Room. And a project it was. We were in New Orleans for the PAII Convention in January, and one of the vendors was Purewater Baths. They make these very nice whirlpool tubs that have advanced the art […]
If you are like us, once started it is hard to stop….and so we forged ahead with Robinson Room – Rejuvenation 2! This project, was supposed to be the Robinson Room Hallway only…..and just the wood and trim. HA! Soon it expanded to the bedroom….with two colors no less. And then the lamps […]
It has been 6 years since we took ownership of the Hummingbird Inn, and the time had come for a room rejuvenation. For those of you who have been guests at the Inn, and especially for those of you who have stayed with your pets, you are familiar with the Teter-Wood room, our downstairs accommodation. […]
It seems that more and more of us are looking to buy at the source…..and that is especially true for our food. And guest of the Hummingbird Inn are always asking for places where they can buy vegetables and fruits, meats and other farm products. And now we have a resource. Fields of Gold, the […]
The Hummingbird Inn is gifting in the month of December. Bring an unwrapped gift when you check-in during December and we will donate it to Toys for Tots on your behalf, and say thank you with a reductions in your room rate. Bring a $5 gift and get 5% off; a $10 gift will reduce […]
As always, the Hummingbird Inn set special rates for January. They are a combination of the month (1) and year (2015)…..making the rate for January 2015, $115. So if you are coming to the Hummingbird Inn in January you will have to use the Promotional Code of Jan2015 when making your reservation. Be sure to […]
The Hummingbird Inn is going to have a slight increase in rates starting in January 2015. This is only the second increase in the past 6 years, and is will be only $5 per night. But you can still get 2014 rates….download the Hummingbird Inn APP and use the Deal Code ( available until 3/31/15 […]
We’ve created an easy way for you and your friends to stay in touch with the Hummingbird Inn. The new Hummingbird Inn APP! Call, email or book your stay directly from your mobile device! Take advantage of APP Only Deals. Have a map readily available. Its all in the Hummingbird Inn APP!
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