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LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION... The Big Blue House was featured in March 2013 Arizona Highways Magazine for it's award-winning historic restoration and beautiful rooms..... Offering a beautifully furnished studio apartment with private exterior entrance and a fully equipped kitchen with regular housekeeping and linen change included. Perfectly located only 6 blocks from Downtown Tucson and only 8 blocks from The University of Arizona. Walk only one block to the best selection of over 50 restaurants in Tucson at Historic 4th Ave. The suite features 450 sq ft of space. Free HBO, Showtime and most premium channels. Free Wifi.
THERE ARE MANY IMAGES of this incredible historic house online due to the famous designer (Henry C Trost) and the mysterious coincidence of the current owner and original owner have the same middle & last names and actually ended up being closely related. Simply search for 'The Big Blue House Tucson'
The Big Blue House is an incredibly beautiful 1899 Queen Anne Victorian restored to her original grandeur. Stately on the corner of University Boulevard and 6th Ave in central Tucson. The Big Blue House Inn provides daily and weekly studio suite rentals.
LOCATION: 'Stay where you can walk everywhere!' Directly on The University Bike Boulevard and only 1 block from the new Tucson Modern Streetcar!
Walk to all the best Tucson had to offer; Historic Fourth Avenue 'The cultural center of Tucson' is perfectly one block away with the new Tucson Streetcar connecting you with The University of Arizona and Downtown Tucson. Fourth Ave. is the best selection of restaurants ans shops Tucson has to offer.
PRIVACY: Each suite is unique and offers all modern amenities found in upscale hotels. Each suite has a totally private entrance as you do not enter a common area for totally private comings and goings.
AMENITIES: Stay in an upscale Bed and Breakfast environment on a daily or weekly basis because all of our suite have kitchens suitable for extended stay. Included are unusual amenities such as 5 gal dispenser of R.O. filtered drinking water. We proudly prevent about 4500 plastic bottles from reaching a landfills. ALL the premium television channels FREE.
BREAKFAST: Daily rental with a full hot country breakfast served in our 'Breakfast Cottage' Or weekly rental where you prepare your own meals in the privacy of your own fully equipped kitchen. We are flexible and can combine.
There is nothing quite like The Big Blue House anywhere in Arizona. She was designed by Henry C Trost who studied and worked with Frank Lloyd Wright. Trost designed many government buildings in Tucson, but rarely designed private homes such as The Big Blue House.
Winter Weekly Nov 22 - Mar 31, 2015 7 night min stay
Spring Weekly Apr 1 - May 31, 2015 7 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Pet Fee$20 + tax
You are actually renting an upscale bed and breakfast suite with private bath and full kitchen. This suite rents for $140.00 per night during the season. During the slower summer months we offer weekly rates...
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You are smack in the center of the best of Tucson. From here you can walk or take the streetcar to downtown Tucson or University of Arizona. We are located only 3 minutes off the freeway.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Lea Ramsey Since October 2005 she and her immediate family have devoted themselves to the appropriate historic restoration of the previously neglected Trost historic gem. All proceeds and profits are reinvested into the preservation of one of only a few Victorian Bungalows ever designed by famed architect Henry Charles Trost.
Why the Owner Chose West University: Unique concept, location, historic significance, great breakfast, perfectly located in a great walking neighborhood... did I mention location??
The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast: One of the most beautiful, unique and historic properties in Tucson.