Morning Glory Inn honored for being pet friendly

Morning Glory Inn recently announced that it has been honored as a 2014 Fido’s Favorite-Award winner by the pet friendly travel website

This annual award recognizes hotels, inns and bed and breakfasts that attain superior pet-friendly ratings from customers. Fewer than 5 percent of all pet friendly accommodations receive this distinction.

As the world’s leading pet friendly travel website, is committed to helping pet owners find accommodations that truly welcome and cater to the needs of their four-legged travel companions.

The website relies on its 12 million annual visitors and BringFido app uses to review and rate properties on a one to five dog bones scale. Only four-bone or higher rated properties are eligible for a Fido’s Favorite Award.

“ is proud to recognize Morning Glory Inn for its accomplishment in providing excellent service and accommodations to travelers with pets,” said Melisa Halliburton, president and founder of “Our customers appreciate the extra steps that properties take to ensure a comfortable stay for pets and their owners.”

Morning Glory Inn also announced that it has received a TRIPADVISOR Certificate of Excellence Award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.

When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners,TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm to determine the honorees that takes into account reviews ratings. Businesses much maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, volume and recency of reviews. Additional criteria include a business tenure and popularity on the site.

Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is a true source of pride for the Morning Glory Inn and we’d like to thank all of our past guests who took time to complete a review on TripAdvisor, said Rod Molidor, co/owner at the Morning Glory Inn.

“There is no greater seal of approval than being recognized by one’s customers. With the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on customer reviews, the accolade is a remarkable vote of confidence to our business and our continued commitment to excellence,” Molidor said.

“Tripadvisor is pleased to honor exceptional hospitality businesses for consistent excellence,” said Marc Charon, president of TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award gives top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most-their customers. From Australia to Zimbabwe, we want to applaud exceptional businesses for offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience.”

Morning Glory Inn is located at the base of Snowshoe Mountain resort in Pocahontas County, only 20 minutes from Cass and Marlinton.