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Reviewed 7 February 2016

Spent two nights and really enjoyed our stay. New owners Darren and Liz were top notch hosts and the food was excellent. Common area had a pool table, shuffle board and comfortable seating with a nice flat screen TV. Rooms have small refrigerator, microwave and tableware if you want to have an evening snack or stay in for a light... More 

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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Privacy...down a dirt road to your Arizona desert getaway. You'll be well taken care of....breakfasts to start the day off fabulously, great advice on area activities and local hints like You'll Never Believe where the best local Fried Chicken Place is....I worked on my pool game for awhile, enjoying local music like Calexico in the huge community room. Check out... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

Everything one hopes for in a B&B: gorgeous accommodations; beautiful grounds and surroundings; lovely hosts - Down by the River B&B has it all. I have stayed in hundreds of B&Bs both in the U.S. and Europe and this is the best in my experience. It is a gem tucked away from traffic, train noise and city lights in a... More 

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Reviewed 9 November 2015

Everything about this B&B was fabulous. New owners Darryn and Liz make you feel right at home. Great mix of antiques and modern accommodations. You cannot beat the wonderful breakfast!. This secluded location is great for bird and star watching. Never seen stars as bright as those we saw from the back patio. Darryn--Keep the cactus light on because we... More 

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Reviewed 21 May 2015

Close to anything you want to see, but remote. Only night noises were coyotes and owls. Decor is desert/Indian and is like being in a museum. Better than a family visit because you're not mad at anyone. Great place; I'll go back.

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Sun City West, Arizona
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Reviewed 21 May 2015

We can only echo all the wonderful reviews that others have written and say that this is by far the best B&B we have ever experienced. We stayed for two nights in the Bird Room and would have liked to linger longer - so there will have to be a next time! The breakfasts are fabulous and we like the... More 

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Reviewed 1 May 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at this B&B. After sampling some older B&Bs it was a treat and refreshing to go to one that was newer construction with all the modern amenities. It's a fun location for bird watching with a wide porch and feeders to attract the birds. Star gazing is also terrific there because it is out far... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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Reviewed 1 May 2015

My husband and I spent 4 nights at Down By the River. One of the best B&Bs we've ever been to....period! Our room (The Bird Room) was huge and decorated with all kinds of bird-themed items - quilts, bird houses, nests, plus old-time photos and antique compacts for powder and lipstick. Really charming. The super friendly innkeepers, Mike and Angie,... More 

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Reviewed 16 April 2015

I visited here with my 13 year old daughter in late March. Perfect weather. The place is *beautifully* built and decorated - with so many different antiques & objects. Fun to just look around. We walked down to the river & had fun wading upstream a ways. We had a fire in the patio fireplace & roasted marshmallows. We played... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

When we decided to visit some places in southern Arizona, we stuck a pin in a map to find a place to stay. Down By The River Bed and Breakfast was conveniently located and we decided to take a chance. We were greeted by Mike and Angie and felt at home immediately. The B&B is like a museum with lots... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Down By The River B and B. The Lodging Hub of Cochise County, is located at the northern end of the San Pedro River National Riparian Conservation Area, between Benson and Tombstone. The area is one of the best in the United States for migratory bird watching with more than 400 species migrating through the area in a years time. We are minutes from Tombstone and Kartchner Caverns, a newly opened wet cave system located in Benson AZ. The property consists of 4 guest rooms set on 15 acres abutting the San Pedro River, the last free flowing river in Arizona. The mountain views and tree lined river views give the B and B a romantic quality seldom found in the Arizona Desert areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Down By The River Bed And Breakfast

Address: 2255 Efken Place, PO Box 387, Saint David, AZ 85630
Region: United States > Arizona > Saint David
Price Range: $139 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The smaller (less expensive) rooms are fine for a couple.”
 of 5 bubbles peterf560, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We liked the Cowboy room.”
 of 5 bubbles janev795, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“None of the rooms share common walls, very private and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles annpC6383FC, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Theme rooms like the BIRD room, the PROSPECTOR room, beautiful and full of antiques...ask hosts for advice.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbieLeavitt, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Cowboy Room had a lot of space and was very quiet.”
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