For the past 18 months Bed and Birding has participated in the development of principles for ethical ecotourism, led by Terra Incognita.
Papua New Guinea is famous for its wonderful birding, including the amazing Birds of Paradise.
The British Birdwatching Fair 2020 has been cancelled owing to the corona virus outbreak.
IUCN are conducting a study for the EU on the impact of COVID-19 on ecotourism. Please respond to their survey to add your experience to the report.
Now is the perfect time to break away from the corona virus pandemic and find a quiet rural lodge where you can go birdwatching instead. Not so much self isolation as a bit of healthy self indulgence. Take a look at our places and chose one to visit now.
Bed & Birding is launching an appeal, asking conservationists and volunteers to become a “Great Bustard defender” by joining our team locally to ensure a permanent patrol in Bulgarian Coastal Dobrogea, using 4WD vehicles to prevent illegal actions toward a young male Great Bustard (Otis tarda) staging near Durankulak lake.
Bed & Birding team wishes you Great Christmas Birding and all the best for a Happy and Healthy New Year 2020!
Ambua Lodge, Hela Province, Bed & Birding partner in Papua New Guinea has reopened and is operating normally.
Andrei Prodan of Bunica Maria lodge writes about his love for the Danube Delta and its birds.
Grey Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius) has been spotted on the Black Sea coast opposite Bed and Birding partner in north-east Bulgaria.
Accommodation Guide to leading birdwatching lodges, houses, hotels and cottages around the world - homes made for birders.
The first ever translocation of aquatic warbler (Acrocephalus paludicola) is successful! This small bird of northern Europe is almost extinct but a new project with partners from Belarus, Lithuania and Poland gives hope to its long-term survival. The birds that were moved from Belarus to Lithuania have returned this year to the new habitats.
We are very happy to announce that, once again, Bed & Birding will hold a stand at the British Birdwatching Fair. Come and meet us at Marquee 1, stand number 37 at the BBWF, 16th, 17th and 18th August 2019, Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Agleton, Rutland, UK.
Karawari Lodge, our Bed & Birding partner in Papua New Guinea, has a commanding view over the East Sepik area and is located on the Karawari River which is a tributary of the Sepik River.
A New checklist of the birds of the Danube Delta and Dobrogea Region has been published in Romania.
The second Birdfair in Estonia will take place on 4th May 2019 at the Haeska Observation Tower on the northern shore of Matsalu Bay.
Albena Sea Resort in northeastern Bulgaria - recently hosted a press conference concerning an important EU-funded project for the restoration and protection of Baltata Nature Reserve, which lies next to the premier Eco-friendly resort in the country.
Rondon Ridge Lodge is located at 2,100 meters above sea level in the refreshing Papua New Guinea Highlands.
By patronizing Bed & Birding establishments, birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts may rest assured that to stay with any of the B&B partners constitutes an ethically sound choice: Eco-sustainability being a key ethos. In short, Bed & Birding is the only enterprise on Earth through which you will find “Homes designed for Birders!”
Guide to leading birdwatching lodges, hotels and cottages around the world - homes made for birders.
A great Bulgarian ornithologist and conservationist, as well as staunch supporter of Bed & Birding concept, passed away on Christmas Day.
We wish all our Bed and Birding Partners a very Merry Christmas as well as a Happy and Prosperous New Year!
Cooperation Agreement concluded between Bed & Birding and Swarovski Optik.
We are very pleased to announce that, once again, Bed & Birding will hold a stand at the British Birdwatching Fair.
We are proud that this year Swarovski Optik have given us their support; such recognition is a real boost for our network and bodes well for our future development.
Dear Bed & Birding partner, We wish you a very Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year - and especially great success for all your birding activities!
Once again, our forth year at the British Bird Fair was a great success.
A new Presidential Suite has been added to Rondon Ridge, named Villa Wingti after a previous PNG Prime Minister who was born in the Mount Hagen area.
Conservation and Birdwatching at Bellavista Lodge and Reserve is our reason for existence.
Bed & Birding Partner Trans Niugini Tours wins high praise
Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella) reported from Lithuania.
Our third year at the British Bird Fair was the most successful ever. The oldest and largest Bird Fair anywhere (it has over 22,000 visitors) was held from 19 to 21 August 2016.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2016 !
Pallas’s Leaf Warbler (Phylloscopus proregulus) reported from Bulgaria.
We are delighted to announce that Grand Bahama Birders' B&B, located in the western part of the Grand Bahama Island, is the latest partner to join Bed & Birding.
Termination of Bed and Birding membership
Our stand at the British Bird Fair last week was a great success. We were visited by many potential partners from around the world, Norway to New Zealand, Australia to Argentina, Ethiopia to Ecuador, Iceland to Bahamas... We are looking forward to welcoming several new partners in the near future.
We are very pleased to welcome Al Natural Resort in Panama as our newest Bed & Birding partner. Come and meet us at our stand 34 in Marquee 1 at the British Bird Fair to learn more.
We are delighted to announce that over the last year our partnership has more than doubled from 11 lodges to 24 lodges, and from 8 countries to 13 countries.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
In spite of the troubles in eastern Ukraine, some birders still enjoy the Danube region of the country
Bed and Birding exhibited successfully at the Bird fair 2014.
We are delighted to announce that Bed & Birding has recently welcomed five new partners from Greece, Bulgaria, Finland, UK and Peru.
Bed & Birding will hold a stand at the Birdfair 2014.
We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year 2014!
We are delighted to announce that Complex Cormoran, an outstanding location in the Romanian Danube Delta on the left bank of the Sfintu Gheorghe branch is the latest partner to join Bed & Birding.
Dear Fellow Birders, Dear Accommodation Providers! We are delighted to bring to your attention the creation of our blog, in which we would like to share information related to the Bed & Birding network. The following is a brief outline statement concerning this new concept in bird-tour management, accommodation and promotion.