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Reader Recommendation: El Presidio B&B in Tucson

El Presidio Bed & Breakfast Inn is near downtown Tucson but is peaceful and private

We recommend El Presidio Bed & Breakfast Inn in Tucson, as close to an ideal B&B as we have found. It's an 1880s adobe with four rooms, well separated. Its winning feature is an expansive courtyard with complete privacy. The owner/hostess is an excellent cook and provides a refrigerator for guests stocked with complimentary soft drinks, water and juices. El Presidio is near downtown but there is no traffic noise. Rooms from $129 a night.

El Presidio Bed & Breakfast, 297 N. Main Ave., Tucson; (800) 349-6151,

Bernie and Mary Ann Marshall


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