Historic mansion, with 7 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; in addition, two of the suites have additional beds. 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! Check out our seasonal rates for the summer months, as low as $850/night for all the suites in the house the house! 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'.
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 Royal Elizabeth 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 Royal Elizabeth 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!
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!
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
50% of reservation due at booking, balance due 60 days before arrival. $250 cleaning fee when leasing whole house. No refunds within 120 days of check-in. Guest buys $59 insurance policy and $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 event weekends carry separate rates, pls inquire.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.