Sanford, Florida Victorian Bed and Breakfast Offers Special Dining Experience
Online PR News – 24-January-2019 – Sanford, Florida – The Higgins House Bed and Breakfast is hosting a three course Mediterranean dinner on Thursday, January 24th. This is a 3 -course wine pairing dinner featuring a Mediterranean Cuisine with themed wine from around the region. The dinner and wines will be guided by Mary of Luisa's Wine Cellar. The menu includes, Dolmas Appetizer, Gazpacho, Greek salad, Spanish Rice, Roasted Greek Vegetable, Baklava with a choice of Braised Rosemary Lamb Shanks or Grilled Chicken Kebobs or a Seafood EntrÃ©e.
The cost is $49.00 per person and includes all meals and wine, gratuity not included. Lisa Hurt, owner and inn keeper of the Higgins House Bed and Breakfast stated, "We are excited to host this special event. Guests will enjoy the ambiance and charm that the Higgins House offers. Seating is limited so we encourage guests to register early as we do fill up. In addition to our wine pairing dinners we also offer Sunday brunch once a month with two seatings available at 9:30am and 11:30am. Our brunch has been very popular each month. Our next Sunday brunch is scheduled for Sunday February 3, 2019."
The Higgins House Bed and Breakfast is a 19th Century Queen Anne Victorian Bed and Breakfast. Located at 420 South Oak Avenue in Sanford, Florida, the Higgins House Bed and Breakfast is only four blocks from Sanford's downtown district. Nearby attractions include antique shops, art galleries, a performing arts center, and the Central Florida Zoo. Attractions that are only a short drive away include the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse and Museum in Daytona Beach, the Daytona International Speedway, Leu Gardens in Orlando, Blue Springs Park in Orange City, and the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral.
Guests staying at the Higgins House Bed and Breakfast can choose from three different guest rooms. The Aspen Room is a quiet retreat that is located on the first floor. This room has a king size bed that can be converted into two twin beds, an attached bathroom with a large low step shower with a built-in bench, and is pet friendly. The Cedar Room overlooks the private back garden. This room features a cedar plank ceiling. The attached bath is also lined in cedar and has a restored vintage pedestal tub with shower. This room has a queen size bed and an additional day bed with trundle for extra accommodations. The Willow Room is light and airy. It is perfect for early risers as it is an east facing sunny room that overlooks the park. This room has a queen size bed with a private bath that boasts a pedestal tub plus shower. This room is also pet friendly. All of the rooms are equipped with plush bathrobes, hair dryers, shampoo, conditioner, moisturizer, soap, makeup remover, and shoe cloth. Turn down service is provided. For availability and to reserve a room, travelers are encouraged to book online at http://higginshouse.com/.
Guests at the Higgins House Bed and Breakfast are treated to a 3-course daily breakfast. Breakfast begins with fruit and muffins, has an entrÃ©e of the day, and ends with a sweet treat dessert. The menu varies day to day. A sample of what may be served includes: mini frittata, quiches, French toast, Belgian waffles topped with fresh fruit, sausage gravy on home baked biscuits, oatmeal, bacon, sausage, ham, home baked sticky buns, muffins, or scones. Fresh coffee, tea, fruits and juices are always available.
Afternoon hors d' oeuvres are served daily from 4pm. This afternoon 'nosh' changes daily and may include selections such as fresh hummus with baked pita, pate and dips, various chees and crackers, fruit, white or red wine, tea, or soft drinks. Hurt added, "Our guests enjoy having this afternoon treat. We have a terrific front porch at our bed and breakfast that provides guests an opportunity to porch sit and relax during their afternoons with us."
Once a month, the Higgins House Bed and Breakfast offers guests the opportunity to partake in Sunday Brunch. A custom designed menu is prepared and served on antiques, silver, china, and linens are provided. Brunch is served at two seatings, 9:30am and 11:30am. Seating is limited. The next brunch takes place on February 3, 2019. For more information, consumers should visit online at https://www.higginshouse.com/index.php/sunday-brunch.
To make a reservation for the Mediterranean wine pairing dinner on January 24th, consumers should call 407-324-9238. To make a travel reservation and to learn more about this beautiful Queen Anne Victorian bed and breakfast in Sanford, Florida travelers should visit online at https://www.higginshouse.com/index.php.