American Country Bed and Breakfast

Frequently Asked Questions

For our future guests, who will soon become our friends.

We hope this FAQ section will answer any questions you may have, regarding your stay with us, at American Country Bed and Breakfast. Please feel free to use these guidelines when inquiring at other B&B's.

What is a bed and breakfast?
The options are endless. American Country has 2 unique rooms, allowing us to provide a very personable and/or very private getaway for our guests.

Who stays at a Bed and breakfast?
We have had guests from the age of 20, and our senior guest was very proud to tell us he was 97 years young.

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How do I Make a Reservation?
The real-time, secure reservation system on our website, allows you to book on-line. You can also make your reservation by phone, giving you the opportunity to hear the level of professionalism we provide.

What about pets, children, and smoking?
  • American Country Bed and Breakfast is a pet free facility. If you have your pet with you during your travels, we will be glad to provide you with references for local kennels.
  • We provide the type of environment that lends itself to adults. [20+] Our rooms are designed for two guests, but a portable bed can be used for a third adult child for an additional fee of $50 a night. If you are traveling with your adult children, we recommend they have their own room.
  • We do not allow smoking indoors, alternatively, we do provide outside smoking areas.
  • Please see our Policies page for more information.

What is included during my stay?
We provide a bountiful continental breakfast that includes homemade muffins, yogurt, granola, fresh fruit, juice, coffee or tea. All our rooms have private baths, (Tree-House Terrace bathroom is in the main building approx. 100 feet away,) luxurious bedding/linens and pillow top queen-sized mattresses, reservation concierge services, ceiling fan, central heat and air conditioning in the Deluxe Studio, electric fireplace heater and ceiling fan in the Tree-House Terrace, & Wi-Fi. Our standard conveniences also include guest refrigerators, ample parking, curling irons, blow dryers, robes, bubble bath, shower gel, shampoo & conditioner.

Can I still have my privacy?
You can be as social or as private as you choose during your stay. The choice to converse and interact with other guests or your hosts is totally up to you.

Where do the owners / hosts sleep?

American Country B&B owners have their own room in the main building apart from the guest rooms.

What do I need an innkeeper for?

We are your local travel professionals, happy to give recommendations and provide other reservation services.

Do you provide for special dietary needs?

Most of the time, special dietary needs can be met. Advise us of this ahead of time.

Are there Rules?
American Country Bed and Breakfast has one rule, “RESPECT.” Following it is not difficult; just treat our B&B exactly the way you would like to be treated. We ask guests to sign a simple damage form during their stay. It eliminates any confusion that may arise from an accident. If an accident does occur in any Bed & Breakfast during your stay, please inform the hosts as soon as possible.

Are other events scheduled at your facility during our stay?
At American Country B&B, we do not plan other activities at our facility when we have guests in our Bed and Breakfast. Awkward situations may arise during your stay if there is an activity on the grounds, and you are not an invited guest, making it uncomfortable for everyone.

What professional organizations does American Country belong to?
We are active members of the North Idaho Bed and Breakfast Association, and the Kootenai County Lodging Association, currently serving on the Board of Directors for both.  President & Secretary Idaho State Bed and Breakfast Association since 2009.