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When you need to fill a position at your Inn or B&B, send the job description to ALP.

Whether you are looking for an Innkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper, Manager, Cook / Chef, Front desk Manager, etc, your listing here just may reach the perfect candidate. And, your ad is free!

ALP accepts listings for properties that are in compliance with the required licenses or permits, insurance, and taxation for the facility and activities. By advertising on this site, you verify the property meets this requirement.

We do not accept postings for hosts for 'short-term-rentals, other vacation rental listings, or for those hoping to hire an innkeeper to turn their residential home / property into a B&B.

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Please Check the Positions Wanted page for listings by those seeking employment in the innkeeping industry

Posted January 2022

Full-time Caretakers in Bushkill, PA. Maskenozha Rod and Gun Club, has a unique business opportunity for a couple to run the Club’s hospitality service business, lodge, and grounds care. Located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains in Northeastern Pennsylvania, our club has over a hundred year history of hunting, fishing and outdoor activities with a strong dedication to conservation. Est. 1901 we are seeking a couple to care for its 1250 acre property. The 13 bedroom lodge is situated facing a private 350 acre lake with a private Caretaker’s home attached. The couple will be responsible for caring for the lodge, preparing meals for members and guests, housekeeping, grounds keeping around the lodge and in the woods when required, and general maintenance as needed. Living accommodations (3 bedroom lake view home), all utilities, paid vacation and health insurance. Email resumes here

9 Bedroom inn and restaurant in Hudson Valley looking for Innkeeper:

The Millbrook Inn is seeking an energetic, creative person to manage this newly renovated upscale property in the beautiful Hudson Valley. He/She will live on site in a private apartment, and manage all aspects of the property’s daily operations, including breakfast, guest services, reservations; maintenance, oversee housekeeper; chef; bartender, and server. Everyone expected to wear a few hats. We want a for a person who is willing to work elongated days and weekends; has a “guest first attitude”; is able to manage staff, keep detailed records of expenses and manage payroll; has experience in small lodging and/or food service; is willing to clean in a pinch; and is comfortable with Apple-based computers. Compensation will reflect applicant’s experience, and will include onsite housing; utilities, cell phone allowance; and paid vacation. No pets or smokers.

Innkeeping is a very specific lifestyle. We encourage people of ANY age over the 21 to consider.

  • This could be a great opportunity for someone a little older looking for a “second career”; who is detail oriented, doesn’t mind working weekends and long hours, enjoys entertaining and making people happy.
  • Couples may also apply; A great opportunity for couples, in which case both would work and be compensated. Possible combinations could be innkeeper/bartender; innkeeper/handyman-groundskeeper; innkeeper/housekeeping; innkeeper/chef.

Please send resume and references; and any inquiries to:

The Michigan Bed and Breakfast Association seeks an Executive Director to succeed a valued professional association executive who is retiring after serving 14 years in that role. Please visit this link for more information.

Assistant Innkeeper/Manager – Dockside Guest Quarters, York, Maine. Join us in operating our 25 room inn on beautiful York Harbor, Maine. Owned and operated by the Lusty family for over 60 years. The facility includes a restaurant, Deck Bar and marina. The Innkeepers are looking to reduce their day-to-day responsibilities and seek an assistant to help in all facets of the business. This is a year-round position even though we are a seasonal business. Responsibilities will vary with the time of year. Be a part of the whole operation with seasonal opening and closing, daily operations, winter projects and marketing. Must be a problem solver, take pride in your work and adaptable. Competitive salary, paid time off, health insurance, HSA contribution. Housing not provided. Please review our website then contact Eric Lusty, Innkeeper/owner, for a complete job description, questions or to chat about the position.

Innkeeper for 8 Room Victorian B&B Inn St. Michaels, Maryland Innkeeper (couple or single) wanted to operate successful 8 room Victorian Inn in the beautiful colonial seaport of St. Michaels, Maryland. This is a full-time position where the innkeeper(s) reside in the main building. This is a year round business where the strong demand in the summer and fall months decreases in the winter months to about 1/5 the occupancy of the busiest months (we try to take vacations in the winter months). The inn has 8 guest bedrooms, all with private bathrooms, with 3 Kings and 5 Queens. The Parsonage Inn is located at the NW end of the National Historic District and the entrance to the popular Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. This position involves booking rooms, checking guests in, preparing and serving breakfast, and supervising the housekeeping staff. The owner lives in the area and takes care of paying bills , weekly payroll, tax reporting, and property improvements. The "sister inn" is a half-mile away and provides our guests access to a lovely swimming pool and hot tub in the warmer weather. We would like the new innkeeper(s) to take up residency by Mach. We would like applicants to have some experience or training in the B&B or hospitality industry, but we can train those with limited experience on the reservation software, food prep, serving breakfast, etc. The comp plan is about 50% base salary and the other half incentive pay based on room revenue by month. Health insurance and moving expenses are negotiable. Two weeks of paid vacation and two days off per week during the busy season are part of the compensation plan. Most laundry is done at the other inn. Applicants should submit a resume ASAP. Please contact Will: 1-410-829-0510 or email:

Posted December 2021

Innkeeper needed April – November 2022 for small 5 room, waterfront bed and breakfast on Long Island, New York. Position would be live in. Duties would include, greeting guests, maintaining reservation system, preparation of breakfast, and ensuring smooth operation of the bed and breakfast. Owner lives on the property and a cleaning woman is employed to do take care of house and rooms. Candidate should be experienced, have a positive can-do attitude and enjoy being in the hospitality business. No smoking and no pets are permitted in the B&B. Salary based on experience and background. References required. Please email resume to

Charming 9-room historic Bed and Breakfast is in need of a committed and passionate manager to join its family managed B&B. Please visit our website at to learn about our B&B and the following overview of responsibilities and tasks. This position will be in charge of managing all functions of our B&B and is a working managerial position. This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate, driven and service-oriented individual who has had experience in similar positions in the past.

Job functions are as follows:

-Make online reservations for guests

-Check guests in/out upon arrival and departure

-Provide Concierge services; familiarity with local restaurants and attractions is critical

-Prepare and serve breakfast, clean up after serving

-Prepare and serve Afternoon Tea components, clean up after serving

-Wash, dry and fold linen that housekeepers bring from the rooms and have them ready for use the following day

-Assist housekeepers if need be

-Ensure complete cleanliness of the building; rooms and outdoors

-Respond to emergencies, if any

-Any other tasks that the owners may delegate

Ideal candidate should have a passion to serve guests and hotel/lodging experience is necessary. Looking to hire as soon as possible and will offer a competitive salary! Please email a resume and brief paragraph for why you would be a great fit for this position to

Homestead Inn – 90 minutes from NYC. Looking for live-in innkeeper or couple to manage all day to day operations of 16 room Inn. This is a HANDS ON position. Responsibilities include but not limited too: managing our excellent housekeeping staff, breakfast, check in and out guests, concierge services, social media, admin responsibilities. We pride ourselves on CLEANLINESS and have maintained superior customer reviews. Competitive base salary, accommodations, and revenue share. Must be able to work independently and treat this business as if it were your own. Please contact

Innkeeper(s) / Breakfast Cook needed for a gilded-age mansion located in the Berkshire Mountains. The inn currently operates as a B&B but is undergoing capital expansion to be Connecticut's first eco-conscious boutique inn and event venue manifesting the values of sustainability and conscious business practices; prioritizing not just profits, but also people and the planet we share. We are committed to providing warm hospitality in an upscale, yet unpretentious environment, and are building a team of fun-loving, capable humans who want more meaningful work and an opportunity to shine. Individuals or couples are welcome. You’ll work closely with the owners to establish SOPs, meet KPIs, and to train/manage staff as we grow. Your experience should include housekeeping, guest services, food service, and business operations. Compensation is based on skill-set and number of candidates ($35+K), and includes accommodations, professional development allowance, bonus plan, health insurance participation, and PTO. Applicants with at least three years in a similar role are encouraged to apply. Video resumes are welcome (though not required). Tell us who you are, what you love about hospitality, and where you shine. If you have kitchen experience as a banquet cook, this could open up a whole new conversation since we're launching a 50-seat restaurant also! March start date. 267-912-1728 or email

Looking for 2 positions un-paid, very part-time intern positions available

Work 2-3 hours a day 7 days a week or 3-4 hours a day 5 days a week

what we offer housing: very rustic coffee shack and rustic studio rooms , shared bathroom, 600mg internet, travel benefits

Useful skills carpentry, cleaning, organizing cooking, reservations

This is a people oriented place and it is in Hawaii

  • Are you passionate about providing exceptional graditude , guest service and quality?
  • Are you highly attentive to the details including environment, paperwork, the guest experience and more?
  • Are you a hard worker ?
  • Do you enjoy interacting with guests, helping them to have the best experience possible?
  • Are you adaptable and flexible?
  • Are you able to remain calm and show grace, even during stressful situations?
  • Are you hands-on, willing to jump in and help out?
  • Do you have a strong work ethic?
  • Do you feel comfortable working in an ego-free organization that operates as colaberative team, with one goal?
  • Do you have references that can vouch for you?

Special niches: foodie, carpentry, public radio and the healing arts

harbin meets KPFA meets food events


Kona Hawaii Guest House and Healing workshop

77-362 paulina place kona hawaii 96740


Posted November 2021

Inn Managers - Castle in the Country - an award-winning 10 room country inn on 65 wooded acres in SW Michigan, founded over 30 years ago. Owners are actively involved in maintaining its high level of excellence and seek a qualified team of two to act as Inn Managers. Must meet objectives set for guest satisfaction, financial results, human resources (motivation, training, etc.), facility maintenance, and government regulations by following established controls, SOPs, policies, and ensuring full compliance. Establish additional controls, SOP’s, policies as needed working closely with owners. Participate in monthly, quarterly, and annual reviews of key measurements with owners. Plan and organize the work for all areas of the operation including: housekeeping, innkeeping (guest services), food service, sales, maintenance; keeping to budgeted profitability levels. Current experience required includes min 3 yrs. in a similar position. Compensation/benefits include salary, bonus plan, health insurance participation, PTO, and housing. Please submit your resume by clicking here.

Seeking Fulltime Innkeeper / Chef – Central Washington State.

Full-time Innkeeper / Chef position open at a luxury, boutique resort in a small town. While the position is year-round full-time, the primary season is May – September. This destination tennis resort includes 13 guest accommodations. The resort is located near beautiful Lake Chelan and the Okanogan National Forest. The position offers a competitive annual salary as well as free lodging with utilities in a three-bedroom house located on the resort property.

We are interested in a candidate with integrity, honesty, and a strong work ethic. This position requires full coverage during business hours and on-call coverage after hours.

The ideal candidate has a positive attitude, is passionate about the service and wellness industry, can thrive in a dynamically changing position, and enjoys working with people. Our resort strives to provide all its guests with a premium customer experience and this position plays a key role on our team. You will have the opportunity to be part of a fun atmosphere where both customers and employees have a great experience that is welcoming and engaging.

The Chef responsibilities include providing daily breakfast, creative director for the on-site café, occasional plated dinners, and other dining services as needed for events such as weddings, corporate meetings, etc.

The Innkeeper role represents the resort in a warm and gracious manner to all guests – welcoming guests on arrival, managing guest departures, managing reservations and event bookings, phone, and digital inquiries, and offering concierge service for local activities and dining. Behind the scenes, this position is responsible for managing vendors, ordering inventory, cost controls, housekeeping management, and additional cleaning as needed.

This position is responsible for ensuring and providing flawless, upscale, professional, and high-class guest service experiences, responding to guests needs and anticipating their unstated ones. This includes customer service for accommodations, tennis guests, and wedding operations. This position works with the owners to collect and analyze customer feedback and provide strategic direction to continuously improve overall ratings, offerings, and programming.


  • Chef is creative and able to provide freshly made, high-quality cuisine from locally sourced ingredients
  • Comfortable managing onsite garden
  • Proven record of success in managing a B&B, inn, or like property
  • A candidate who will be able to stay with this property for a minimum of 3-5 years.
  • Hospitality-driven attitude and willingness to make real connections with visitors as well as locals.
  • Computer knowledge Microsoft Office and comfortable learning new hotel management systems, and tennis management software
  • COVID-19 considerations: Must be Covid vaccinated, and proof is required. Must follow state mandates during work hours.

We would consider a job-sharing couple with no children for this position.

COVID-19 considerations:

We are currently following all of the Washington state requirements.


Posted September 2021

The Orcas Hotel is now accepting applications for our Autumn 2021 Innkeeper-Chef apprenticeship program! Would you like to live, work and learn at a historic property in the San Juan Island of Washington? Whether you are looking to become an innkeeper, chef or entrepreneur, this program will be an educational adventure. The program provides housing, year-round full time hours and an hourly rate of up to $25/hour. For more information, and to apply, please visit :

Posted August 2021

Interim Innkeeper/Full-time - the Majestic Hotel in Ocean Grove, NJ is looking for interim Innkeeper to live on-site to oversee the operation of a 16 room Inn, starting as soon as possible. The ideal candidate will be responsible for guest services, room inventory/revenue management, housekeeping, quality control, general maintenance, marketing and event booking. The qualified candidate must be a hands-on, self-motivated manager, willing to wear as many hats as needed, be computer literate, customer-oriented and organized. Hospitality experience is required. Please email resume to : or if you have any questions, please call 917-751-3805.

Help Wanted: Innkeeper. Innkeeper expectations: greet guests, take reservations, apply payments, exceed guest expectations in service

-Guest Experience: prepare rooms for perfect stay, build and maintain positive guest relationship during stay, daily gourmet breakfast preparation

-Housekeeping/staff: assists with hiring staff, and housekeeping staff training, inspection of facilities/rooms for cleanliness

-Property: maintain overall property appearance and amenities both interior and exterior, light handyman/repair skills

-Back office: supplies purchasing, computer skills, manage online reputation, social media, and OTA listings.

-Duties vary daily. Due to the physical component of the position, must be able to do stairs, and carry 25lbs. Will train the right person, who has a professional attitude. Event, retail sales, experience a plus, but not required.

-You must be extremely detail oriented, able to adjust in changing situations, multitasking ability, excellent communication skills in dealing with guest service. Professional appearance an absolute MUST! Our perfect candidate is self motived, but takes direction well as needed, has a can- do/ get it done and guest first mindset, and can hustle when its called for. Possible bonus at end of 1 yr. Own transportation required. Silver Heart Inn is a 5-star property located in a circa 1856 historic home. Serious inquiries only please!

-Job Type: Live-on site $1200. monthly + live- in expenses for the candidate. Based on skill set and your experience.

Contact: Melanie Johnson at or call 816-419-7719

Currently looking for a Live In Innkeeper and a Live In Cook for a themed motel in Idyllwild, CA. We are accepting single applicants and couples. A couple could both be innkeepers, a cook & barista or, ideally a Cook & Innkeeper combo!

Innkeeper(s) must be honest, hard working, drug free and great at both customer service and the hard manual work of cleaning rooms/laundry/moving boxes/taking out trash/etc. Computer experience super important although none of our software is too complicated. Hotel experience not required but customer service and manual labor jobs are super helpful.

Cook must have experience in fast paced restaurant or fast food setting. Menu will consist of breakfast tacos, fried food, waffles, and more.

MUST BE VACCINATED. Please send resumes AND social media links to

Cook will be 5 days a week and Innkeeper will be 3-4 days a week but full time hours.

Live in beautiful Idyllwild! Pets welcome! Housing is adorable two story two bedroom cabin. Pay varies depending on experience but minimum $15/hr.


Interim Innkeeper - the Brierley Hill B&B in Lexington, VA ( a Select Registry Property ) is looking for an Interim Innkeeper to live on-site for the following dates:

November 2021 to work with one of the owners ( 2nd owner will be hospitalized in Nov )

-3 weeks in January 2022

-3 weeks in August 2022

The Brierley Hill B&B is a 6 room plus 2 cottages Select Registry property. The ideal candidate will be responsible for guest services, room inventory/revenue management (ThinkReservations ), quality control, general maintenance and marketing. You will be residing in one of our guest rooms. We do have a housekeeper, but light cleaning jobs are required. Please email resume to: or if you have any questions, please call Volker at 540-464-8421.

Posted June 2021

Chef de Cuisine position in Lincoln, Nebraska. Martha’s Bed and Breakfast is a division of Foogal, an online mobile platform designed to help people eat better at every meal and in turn, live healthier and happier lives. Martha’s will follow suit. Our Chef de Cuisine will create beautiful, delicious breakfasts and also cheese plates for the afternoon that are delicious and health-supporting. Egg roulade with caramelized onions, house-made granola and yogurt, house-made sausage from local heritage pigs, and so much more. We’ll source as much as possible from local farmers. We also have a media kitchen so your creations, using our recipes and perhaps some original recipes from you, will be photographed and sometimes videotaped. You’ll be part of events with guest chefs and winemakers in the afternoon. Join this exciting team! Please send resume and cover letter to: Patty James at

Martha’s Bed and Breakfast Manager In Lincoln, Nebraska. Martha’s Bed and Breakfast is a division of Foogal, an online mobile platform designed to help people eat better at every meal and in turn, live healthier and happier lives. Martha’s is located in an historic neighborhood in vibrant and lovely Lincoln, Nebraska in a grand old 1909 home. As manager you are responsible for guest services, with a working knowledge of the ThinkReservation software, room inventory, revenue management, housekeeping, quality control, and general maintenance. Above all you will make our guests feel welcome and cared-for. You will set the tone as to what hospitality really means. Join this exciting team! Please send resume and cover letter to: Patty James at

Charming 9-room historic Bed and Breakfast is in need of a committed and dedicated full time Innkeeper to join its family managed inn. Please see the above photo and the following overview of responsibilities and tasks. This position will work between 35-40 hours a week on a flexible schedule. This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate and service oriented concierge and those with prior hotel supervisory experience looking to learn more! Job functions are as follows:

-Make online reservations for guests

-Check guests in/out upon arrival and departure

-Provide Concierge services; familiarity with local restaurants and attractions is critical

-Prepare and serve breakfast, clean up after serving

-Prepare and serve Afternoon Tea components, clean up after serving

-Wash, dry and fold linen that housekeepers bring from the rooms and have them ready for use the following day . Assist housekeepers if need be

-Any other tasks that the owners may delegate

Ideal candidate should have a passion to serve guests and hotel/lodging experience is a plus but not necessary. Looking to hire as soon as possible! Please email a resume and brief paragraph for why you would be a great fit for this position to

East Brother Light Station Bed & Breakfast Inn, East Brother Island, San Francisco Bay, CA is seeking couple to operate and manage an historic five-room inn. The successful candidates will be a two-person team or couple, one of whom must possess a Coast Guard commercial boat operator's license. They will operate the five-room inn, serving both dinner and breakfast, as well as providing ferry service for guests and all other tasks from chef to maid. High-quality culinary experience and capability will be a critical qualification. The inn is open four days a week, and the island is also available for day use and special events. The new keepers will start operations on September 1 following training. Please apply with a detailed cover letter and resume at

The Amberson House is seeking a full-time live-in innkeeper for our boutique historic B&B in the charming town of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania. We are looking for a personable, enthusiastic, organized, and self-motivated person to join our team. The Innkeeper is first and foremost responsible for providing a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere and experience for guests. Duties include, but are not limited to, scheduling and checking in guests, housekeeping, preparation and service of breakfast, light landscaping, light bookkeeping, shuttle, and participation in marketing efforts. Compensation begins at $28,000 to $32,000 annually, with bonus potential based on booking volume and performance. The innkeeper will be provided a furnished room and will have use of The Amberson House vehicle for shuttling, shopping, and personal use that does not interfere with use of the vehicle for The Amberson House activities. *The Amberson House will provide an allowance for relocation expenses for the right candidate. Please a resume via email to or call (443) 932-2530 with any questions.

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