A B&B in Historic Washington, NCNavigation
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
Well, I can skip the green ham part, but I do love green “things” with my eggs — especially this close to St. Patty’s Day and Spring.
This recipe for Easy Fresh Spinach-Parsley Pesto is delicious and good for you too. What a concept!Read More
Muffins are a mainstay for breakfast and I love to find fresh flavors to start my guest’s day off happy! This batter is filled with grated lemon peel for bite and chopped crystallized ginger for a little heat and sweet in the same bite.
The world has not gone to the dogs — it has gone to the birds — at least in the little Town of Scotland Neck, NC. The magnificent birds are tended to here at Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Park, a non-profit group, by a caring group of volunteers and staff. The purpose here is to educate the public about the wonderful waterfowl around the world.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
Crisp mornings make me think of warm Oatmeal Pancakes and hearty Apple-Sage Sausage with maple syrup and some fruit sliding down the side of the pancakes. What’s not to love?
When we first took on the role of innkeepers at The Moss House Bed and Breakfast, I knew the best thing I could do was reach out to all my cook friends and family and gather their favorite breakfast treats. So The Moss House Apple-Sage Sausage was born and became a keeper for the last 8 1/2 years.Read More
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