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CONTACT: Bienvenue Mon Ami Bed and Breakfast and Art Gallery
BIENVENUEMON AMI BED AND BREAKFAST AND ART GALLERY
INTRODUCEDAS LOUISIANA TRAVEL ASSOCIATION
2022LOUEY AWARD ACCOMMODATION WINNER
Annual awards recognizebest of the Louisiana tourism industry
Alexandria, La. (Feb. 2, 2022) – The Louisiana Travel Association (LTA) introduced Jeff and Laura Atkinson, proprietors of the Bienvenue Mon Ami Bed and Breakfast and Art Gallery, as the winner of the 2022 Bed and Breakfast Accommodation of the Year during its Annual Meeting in Alexandria, La. The LTA presented 19 “Louey Awards” to honorand showcase individuals and organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the Louisiana tourism industry. Three accommodation awards were presented to honor larger Hotels, smaller Hotels/Inns and Bed & Breakfasts.
“We never imagined we had even a remote chance to be the first multi-year winner of the Louey Award B&B Accommodation of the Year. Tangi Tourism recognized our potential and nominated us based on the B&B’s ever growing promotions and contributions to Communities and Tourism in Louisiana. We are ecstatic that the Louisiana Travel Association selection committee for this statewide competition agreed and again awarded us the Louey in 2022” said the Atkinsons of Bienvenue Mon Ami Bed and Breakfast and Art Gallery. “We look forward to continuing partnering with governing bodies, disaster recovery teams, artisans, performing arts, educational groups and businesses to showcase our great Louisiana cuisine, culture and
landscape to the whole world. View our fantastic B&B at “MonAmiBnB.com”.
The LTA announcer brought these B&B winners to the stage with this introduction:
‘The well-traveled proprietors, Jeff and Laura Atkinson, have combined the ultimate
collection of B&B concepts to deliver an incredible customer experience in Tangipahoa
Parish. Guests from all over the world – and many from close by– have taken advantage of the personalized concierge services and unmatched hospitality.
Located in Amite, the bed and breakfast estate features Antebellum and Acadian style
grandeur on 30 acres with forested rolling hills and long view fairways.
These owners recognize the need for key partnerships when marketing an “off the beaten path” accommodation and have established unique collaborations for golf, art and theatre, while also working closely with their local CVB.