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The Big Blue House Tucson Boutique inn
Ranked #10 of 45 Tucson B&B and Inns
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Reviewed 26 March 2013

Spent 3 nights at the Big Blue House during the 4th Avenue Street Fair 2013. Wonderful accommodations, friendly hosts, and a very nice breakfast every morning. Only 2 blocks from the Street Fair, which we enjoyed immensely. We stayed in Room 1, Zen, and felt like we had our own private front porch sitting area. Great location in Tucson! It was everything we expected, as described on the website. Will definitely come again! Thanks from Don & Mary!

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 March 2013

We did not find this place a joy to stay there. First, the room promised was not available, so the host folks switched us to a lesser room. Secondly, the gentleman was short and not helpful when we called for a check-in time. Thirdly, we communicated three different times about a diet need we have. Yet, the need was ignored. Sadly, this was a birthday trip, so we were disappointed. We will not return.

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  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled with family
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WestU, Owner at The Big Blue House Tucson Boutique inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2013

We wish we had a chance to show all of our rooms to this guest... All of the rooms at The Big Blue House have the exact same amenities and square footage. There are no "lesser rooms"
We are disappointed this guest did not communicate their diet needs to the personal sous chef on duty at the time. All that is necessary is request and we will prepare your "special needs" meal on the spot.

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Reviewed 17 February 2013

Very comfortable room. Great breakfasts. Terrific location for walking to the University. Lea and Ken were extremely helpful, not least in storing a number of parcels for me prior to my arrival. Really enjoyed sitting in a rocking chair on the spacious verandah. I'll definitely return and strongly recommend BBH to friends planning to visit Tucson.

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 8 February 2013

Just spent six nights here while attending the Tucson Gem Show. Felt like home after about two minutes. Lovely room with our own door and porch. We met a lot of people this week and the Big Blue House was SO much nicer than where anyone else was staying. Really a home from home, and in a great location, just minutes from 4th Avenue with it's funky bars and restaurants. We've already booked it for next year - can't praise it highly enough.

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 22 January 2013

Quiet rooms with private entrances. Wrap around porch for glass of wine/conversation. Good bed--I slept better than I usually do. Breakfast was delicious with plenty of hot food and pastries plus good coffee. I will stay here on any return trips. Location was very convenient and easy to find.

  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 22 January 2013

This was an awesome place to stay. We loved the antiques and not being in a "cookie cutter" place. The attention to detail was great! We really took advantage of the in-room kitchenette (they even supplied the coffee and juice). We arrived very late and were readily accommodated! We will definitely return to The Big Blue House!

  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 January 2013

Great unique place to stay. It's like a b&b but with more privacy. The owners were great and there were lots of extras in the room plus a hot breakfast-not just muffins/pastries. Will definitely be back.

  • Stayed: January 2013
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Address: 144 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85705-7739
Region: United States > Arizona > Tucson
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 45 B&Bs / Inns in Tucson
Price Range: £103 - £138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Big Blue House Tucson Boutique inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A beautiful Victorian Queen Anne built in 1899 and lovingly restored and remodeled into Tucson's most progressive eco-friendly boutique inn. Each private suite is unique with vintage furnishing. Eco friendly features such as a RO filtered water dispenser in your own in-suite kitchen.Perfectly located on the "University Bike Boulevard" a short walk to UofA and only 2 blocks "The cultural Center of Tucson" Historic Fourth Avenue... Check out our new University area streetcar! ... more   less 
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