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Traveling in the area on business? We welcome the weary business traveler with corporate rates, privacy, personal service and all the conveniences and connectivity of a home office. Traveling alone? We offer secure second floor rooms, off-street parking and the Innkeepers live...Read More
Gracious Inner Banks hospitality with a casual eclectic style
The Moss House Bed & Breakfast, is located in the historic district of Washington, NC, the heart of the Inner Banks on the wide Pamlico River in eastern North Carolina. The Moss House is a short 20 miles from East Carolina University and Greenville, North Carolina and 2 hours from Raleigh, NC.
Stroll along the Pamlico River or kick back on our veranda by the garden. Discover the delights of Little Washington and comforts of staying at The Moss House B&B.Check Availability
Nothing — and I mean nothing – beats a day on a sailboat or a beautiful evening and returning into the sunset on a glorious breezy evening!
Scott and I have owned sailboats, but nothing beats going out on a big-rigged boat like the Jeanie B. Ahhh … just thinking about it puts me on board, cruising down the Pamlico River and smelling the fresh air with sails unfurled and the river moving past me.Read More
I am an innkeeper. I take pride in my B&B and what we offer our guests here at The Moss House and I am often asked as a seasoned innkeeper (more than 8 years now!) …
“I have always wanted to own a B&B — What do I need to know to be a good innkeeeper?”Read More
It is a warm summer evening or even a cool fall night and the walks along the Pamlico River always make me smile. The town of Washington, NC ( sometimes called “Little Washington”) owes a great deal of its unique wonder to this glorious river we live on. It’s what drew Scott and me here to open the bed and breakfast. It offers home to the many kinds of birds that nest near here. And, of course, the Pamlico River provides a perfect setting for walks, sailing, fishing or a kayak paddle.Read More
Spring and Summer offer so many colors and living critters in the small gardens here it feels like a large space sometimes. Every month brings in new colors and to catch the eye so I just had to share some with you all.Read More
Ever dream of a rainbow with its proverbial pot of gold? Well, this one has the lovely city of Washington, North Carolina at the end! We were driving over the bridge one rainy evening and saw this colorful display. I made my husband, Scott, pull up in our driveway so I could run into the B&B, grab my camera and drive back.Read More
I love granola on fruit, yogurt and even ice cream, but most of the time the “good-for-you-stuff” is masked by tons of sweetener and fats. I had to find a better solution, so I set out to do some detective work! I knew I did not want anything artificial or weird in my granola, but it had to be really tasty — a little bit sweet and nutty, I love the nuts!!Read More
Small town America can offer lots of quaint little “small town” shops and restaurants. Isn’t that why we stop and explore little towns as we travel — looking to find what treasures are waiting to be discovered? In my town, one such unexpected little luxury shop is Wine, Words …. and Gourmet in Washington, NC on Main Street.Read More