Enjoy a delightful get away with friends or family in the Bern Bear Suite.  This spacious, private suite includes the entire third floor with two large bedrooms and private bath.  The Mama Bear room features a queen sized four poster bed while the Papa Bear room features two mahogany double beds.  Peeks of the Neuse River from the large windows. 

The Bern Bear Suite pays tribute to the founding of New Bern.  Founded by Swiss Baron Christoph DeGraffenried, New Bern was named after Bern, the capital of Switzerland.  According to legend, the city of Bern, Switzerland was named for a bear that Duke Berthold V killed there.  The New Bern emblem is a black bear. 


In addition to the amenities listed over on the right, Memory Lane also offers:

  • Third floor room
  • Queen mahogany sleigh bed
  • Ensuite attached private bath with shower/tub
  • In room cable TV
  • Complimentary Hi Speed internet – password protected.




Thank you so much for providing such a wonderful experience and amazing breakfast! We came to celebrate a wedding, and have found the perfect place to stay whenever we visit New Bern. Thank you again! ~~A & B, Greensboro, NC


We enjoyed the visit very much. Celebrating our 49th anniversary in a very lovely place. All the best to our hosts. ~~M & R Clemmons, NC


Lovely, comfortable stay. Thanks. It is great to be walking distance from so many fun things to do & good restaurants. We look forward to visiting another time. ~~E & J, Savannah, GA



Complimentary Amenities

Complimentary Full Breakfast

Cookies and Guest Pantry

Comfortable beds

Luxury linens

Ensuite baths

Gilchrist and Soames toiletries


In room cable TV

Off Street Parking

Dedicated AC/Heat each room

Concierge service