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Desert Dove Bed and Breakfast

11707 E. Old Spanish Trail, Tucson, AZ 85730
Desert Dove Bed and Breakfast
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Quaint B&B with delightful innkeepers and good location near Saguaro national park. The breakfasts were delicious and Betty kindly accommodated my vegan husband. The room was comfortable. I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a quiet get away.

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Redmond, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We booked a room in late February and enjoyed the hospitality and were warmly greeted by Betty and Harvey, the owners. Great suggestions for the surrounding area, their property is well maintained and can be enjoyed both morning and evening in their beautiful garden. Betty provided a delicious breakfast and the company of the other guests made for a lively... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My wife and I spent five nights in May 2014 with Betty and Harvey who are most welcoming, attentive and kind hosts and excel in what they are doing. The breakfast was delicicous, our room was decorated very personal and had WLAN for free, something not even found at all hotels. Nice desert garden with ample oportunities to relax outside,... More 

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Richmond, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We booked a room for a week in March 2012. What a great place, great hosts. The breakfasts are astonishing. We are pretty early folks and it was not a problem to get breakfast a little earlier. The hot tub was great for early evenings listening to the birds of the desert. Morning coffee on the back porch also. You... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Desert Dove in an effort to escape Maryland's snow. It turned out to be a phenomenal decision. Being greeted with Minnesota Nice in the middle of Arizona sun made for a perfect combination. We were shown to our room which was immaculate with a comfortable pillow-top bed. Breakfasts were delicious and varied each day.... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This is a fantastic B&B, and so much better than staying in a hotel. If you are in Tucson, you really should get out of the city and stay at Desert Dove for the night. It's a wonderful building, very nicely decorated, and the hosts are brilliant. The gardens are beautiful and allow you a wonderful morning stroll before breakfast.... More 

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Private, quiet... Only two rooms... and very well managed oasis in the suburbs of Tucson. Very near the main entrance to East Saguro Park, we were walking and birding in the park every morning before the wonderful gourmet breakfasts. The property is immaculate, the Innkeepers are warm, helpful and personable. Great birding and wildlife observation from the back patio. We... More 

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Walkerton, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Desert Dove for 5 nights in mid March 2013. The hosts were friendly and helpful but not hovering. The breakfasts were delicious, varied and plentiful. The location of the B&B is perfect for the Saguaro National Park East and other attractions as well. The B&B is in a comfortable neighborhood of fine homes... More 

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Monroe, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013 via mobile

Private and quiet friendly owners. Great locale near Sagiro National Park. Adapted well to a gluten and dairy free diet. Comfortable Beds. Really nice private backyard. Delicious breakfast. House is made of traditional adobe and they situated for the locale.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

My wife and I had the pleasure of staying here during a recent hiking/touring trip in the southwest. It is exceptionally pleasant and comfortable. Apart from the outstanding physical amenities (very comfortable bed, beautifully appointed room, incredible mountain view, close proximity to Saguero National Park, amazing breakfasts), the feeling of becoming a little bit of the "Desert Dove" family that... More 

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