A block down Colfax from High Street sits a B&B where bed and breakfast goes hand-in-hand with bongs and buds. And it’s about to become a more permanent fixture in the pot tourism scene.
Hospitality management newcomers the MaryJane Group plan to close on a deal to purchase the Adagio Bud & Breakfast for $1.5 million on May 15. The company – which has leased the Adagio since April 2014 to test out the viability of its “canna-lodging” hospitality concept – is purchasing the property to run it permanently.
New York native Joel Schneider, CEO of the MaryJane Group, is the mastermind behind the Bud & Breakfast model.
“I was living in a hotel downtown, and I would go into the bathroom and close the door and turn on the fan to smoke,” said Schneider, a former securities attorney. “I realized it was no fun. I was missing out on the social aspect. Cannabis is meant to be passed.”Read More