1878 HISTORIC MANSION IN DOWNTOWN TUCSON ARIZONA

BJ Gibbons

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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms7
Property type estate
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1878 HISTORIC MANSION IN DOWNTOWN TUCSON ARIZONA

Tucson Estate Rental Photos and Description

Historic Mansion In Downtown Tucson, #4 in the country by USA Today

Historic mansion, with 6 bedroom suites with private baths, including 4 w/ private entrances. One of the most famous houses in the country as noted in the Wall Street Journal, Sunset Magazine, USA Today, and many other newspapers and magazines. Your first visit to The Blenman House will be truly memorable. Constructed in 1878, the Blenman House (as is listed on the Historic Register) is thought to be the only known example in the world of a San Francisco Victorian home built in Territorial-style of adobe mud. Restored to its original glory, it will take your breath away when you walk inside. Some of our suites are very large, ranging from 450 sq. ft. to 650 sq. ft. All suites have queen beds and private baths. Five suites are equipped with a television with advanced digital cable (inc. all movie channels), DVD players, white noise machines, safes, and mini refrigerators. The house has free WiFi and guest bathrobes, among many other amenities Three suites have direct access to a private garden with a pool and hot tub. We are located downtown 1 block from the TCC (convention center) and walking distance to the new street car, parks, many restaurants, the courthouses, museums, galleries, music venues, etc! Daily maid service available for $100/day if renting whole house. Check out our seasonal rates for the summer months, as low as $850/night for the house. Individual suites in our bed and breakfast available when the house has not been booked in whole. We still have Feb 2014 Gem show (Feb 2014) availability in individual suites! Please send inquiry for availability, as calendar is not updated due to use of other booking engines. Check out our 200+ reviews under 'The Royal Elizabeth Bed & Breakfast' (the house is run as a bed and breakfast when not leased through VRBO/Homeaway).

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • alternative lifestyle
  • limited accessibility

BJ Gibbons

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We pride ourselves in our sharp attention to detail, our priority of maintaining clean, beautiful and peaceful surroundings and our thoughtfully-prepared and beautifully-appointed suites, in addition to our personal level of individual service. These cornerstones will mark the foundation of your guest experience with us and, along with many other quality touches you’ll notice, will raise your standard for overnight accommodations.

BJ Gibbons purchased this estate in 2010

There's nothing close to this calliber of individualized hospitality in the area. Along with the setting of one of the most historic homes in the city, the private pool, and proximity to the daily downtown activities and sights, the Blenman House serves as a great jump off point for Tucson culture!

A rare example of a San Fransisco Victorian interior meeting a Spanish colonial-style Adobe foundation, The Blenman House served as a post Cival War home for 4 generations before opening to the public as a Bed and Breakfast in 1999. Many guests who stay don't even need a car (although we have free parking) as there is so much to do within walking distance!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms7
Property type estate
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Tucson International Airport
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
AMTRAK
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
I-10, I-19
Car: recommended

Located right in Downtown Tucson and walking distance to the street car and many of the city's finest restaurants, museums, art galleries, theaters, and shopping. Only 1.5 miles from the University of Arizona campus, making it a perfect yet tranquil stay for visiting parents and faculty. Only half a mile from the major interstate highways for easy accessibility. We welcome guests staying in Tucson for its many annual events such as the largest international Gem & Mineral Show, El Tour de Tucson, U of A Parents Weekend and student graduation, the 4 Avenue Street Fairs, and much more!

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Tucson Estate Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 23 2014 - Sep 30 2014
1 night minimum stay
$850
$4,900
$12,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$1,150
$7,000
$25,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $89
Notes 50% of reservation due at booking, balance due 30 days before arrival. $150 cleaning fee when leasing whole house. No refunds within 120 days of check-in. Guest buys $89 insurance policy, otherwise $500 refundable deposit due before arrival. If you don't want to reserve the whole house and want just one of our suites the rate is $229/night+tax. Special events carry separate rates, pls inquire.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Tucson Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Downtown ...
General:
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave
  • Ice Maker
  • Shared Kitchen
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
  • 7
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Queen size Beds (6) Each room has one queen size bed, Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 of our suites, the Sydney Marie and the Sara Page, have day rooms with twin beds, perfect for a 3rd guest, Child Beds (1) 2 of our suites, the Sydney Marie and the Sara Page, have day rooms with twin beds, perfect for a 3rd guest. We also have pack-n-play's available upon request at no add'l charge., Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • alternative lifestyle
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • Private Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • gambling casinos
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • hunting
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • equestrian events
  • basketball court
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
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