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Sam Hughes Inn

2020 E 7th St, Tucson, AZ 85719
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Ranked #8 of 53 Tucson B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Erie, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently spent three nights at the Sam Hughes Inn, and we'd go back in a heartbeat. Susan is a charming hostess, and she exhibits a great deal of concern for her guests' wellbeing. We had to be out of our room one morning by 8 AM because the city was doing sewer repair work on her block, and she... More

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Sam Hughes Bed and Breakfast Inn because price was right and it was walking distance to University of Arizona. Owner Lady was very responsible, she emailed me a day in advance to check what time I'll be arriving and my dietary restrictions for breakfast. I arrived late night and she planned everything for my arrival, got... More

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Burlington, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We had such a wonderful time at Sam Hughes Inn. Susan was so welcoming from the moment we got there. Her breakfasts were amazing, the decor so cozy and looking out at the courtyard with all the flowers abloom was so inviting. The B&B is just around the corner from the U. of AZ. easy to walk to as well... More

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Spokane, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We returned to Tucson to revisit our memories of living in the desert in the early 80's. Staying at the Sam Hughes Inn was a perfect location with wonderful ambience. Our fellow travelers were delightful and every breakfast was elegant and delicious. We were there for 9 breakfasts; each was unique. My favorite was a spinach quiche that was to... More

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warrenville IL
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The Sam Hughes Inn is in a quiet neighborhood within walking distance of the U od A campus. The Innkeeper, Susan Banner, is a delightful and funny lady who makes a superb breakfast every morning. The accommodations are simple elegance.....with ironed sheets on comfy bed in an impeccable room. In the back there is a serene patio where you can... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We're on a long US trip from the UK and of the 6 hotels and B&Bs we've stayed in (so far) the Sam Hughes Inn takes the Gold Medal, without question Our experience was a pleasure from start to finish. Everything about it was just right - in fact, perfect. As many have mentioned, Susan sets the scene by being... More

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Akron, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Susan Banner, the innkeeper, owns a lovely home in historic Tucson. Delicious creative breakfasts, gorgeous garden and fountain are relaxing. Interior design is Arizona charm. The best bed award, too!

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Enjoyed every minute of my week long stay at the Sam Hughes Inn. Susan is a completely delightful, helpful, wise host, and a wonderful cook. The two rooms I stayed were cozy and comfortable with all things at the right place. Lovely living room and courtyard. Only a couple of blocks away from UA. The Inn was a home from... More

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Port Townsend, WA
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Our four days at the Sam Hughes Inn was a great introduction to Tucson and to the Sonoran Desert of Arizona. Susan is a wonderful host and cook and a font of local knowledge and wisdom. Our room was comfortable and very quiet. Breakfasts were wonderful. There's lots of common areas to either spend time with other guests or get... More

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Gig Harbor, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

My husband and I just returned from a week in AZ and we had the best time of all in Tucson and the Same Hughes Inn. Susan the owner is delightful, witty and a remarkable cook with hospitality written all over her and her lovely home. We must admit we loved her dog, Lucy too. She was warm and welcoming... More

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Additional Information about Sam Hughes Inn

Address: 2020 E 7th St, Tucson, AZ 85719
Location: United States > Arizona > Tucson
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 53 B&Bs / Inns in Tucson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sam Hughes Inn is a 1930's California Spanish styled bed and breakfast with red tiled roof, original oak floors and Art Deco architectural details, located in the residential Sam Hughes Historic District next to the University of Arizona. Lush mature foliage surrounds house and walled fountain garden. Walk to campus, bus, restaurants & University Medical Center. Only minutes by car to local attractions, downtown & airport. Four bedrooms/four baths with high speed wireless internet throughout. ... more   less 
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