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Reviewed 10 April 2013

I was looking on Google Earth for a place right next to the National Park, which was the main reason we went to Tucson. This was so close that we took a walk after breakfast following a track, and were in the park in a few minutes! The room was comfortable but you wouldn't want to spend much time inside...

2Thank AnotherHiker
eugene, oregon
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Read their webpage and the reviews and see if this place is for you - it may or may not be. This was our first time, and we hope to return. Many of the guests we met were repeat visitors. Lots of birders. Maybe that's how to evaluate Crickethead Inn. . . if you are a birder-type or hiking-type or...

1Thank steveEugene_Oregon
Royal Oak, Michigan
Reviewed 23 March 2013

Last month was our fifth time vacationing here with wonderful hosts Wayan and Mike. This B and B is for those who find solitude in nature and look for a different cultural experience. The decor is authentic from Indonesia and Bali which gives a solid, decorative atmosphere. By the way, the beds are just perfect for a good night's sleep....

Thank ColeandPriscill... H
Lummi Island, Washington
Reviewed 17 March 2013

We were searching for a spring get-a-way from the Pacific NW rain to some sun and blue sky in a natural desert setting and we found it at Crickethead inn. Thanks to Wayan and Mike our hosts we had a marvelous 5 days, just wish it was longer. We knew we were in the right place before we got there....

Thank John R
Fernandina Beach, Florida
Reviewed 16 March 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the little cottage, privately situated away from the main lodge. We had a beatiful room, gorgeous and comfy Idoneisan carved bed, great shower, large main room, heater for the cool evenings, porch to sit on and a view to feast your eyes on. The breakfasts were delicious, the hosts were warm, fun, smart, and...

Thank Sinda N
Reviewed 15 March 2013

We chose this B&B for its location and we were not disappointed. It is located on the edge of Saguaro National Park West. Surrounded by wonderful desert views. Shortly after arriving we went for a hike. Walked off the back porch, a short distance duck under a wire fence and you’re in the park. We walked along the saguaro cactus;...

Thank just4fun_as
Central Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 March 2013

If you are seeking an unusual yet inviting bed and breakfast experience, then this is the place for you! Be prepared for the long, rustic desert lane that leads to the house. Drive slowly and enjoy the desert vistas. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by Wayan and Mike, your hostess and host, who will make your stay so memorable...

Thank DDDarlings
South Strafford, VT
Reviewed 3 March 2013

This is an unusual and very delightful place to stay. Right on the edge of Saguaro National Park, close to the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, and surrounded by desert wildlife. Crickethead has great food, wonderful Indonesian decor, friendly and knowledgeable hosts in Wayan and Mike, and a real sense of peace (plus gamelan music - we even got to try...

Thank RFHawkins
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 February 2013

We had the great good fortune of finding the Crickethead Inn through a Google search while looking for a place to stay near the Saguaro National Park. What a gem! Although easily accessible, once you turn off the road into the long driveway you realize you are entering a special place in a beautiful, peaceful setting. Wayan and Mike are...

Thank Jeff M
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 30 January 2013

We had a great stay, wonderful hospitality and excellent food. The trip up the dirt road sets you up for the quiet low key B&B in an extraordinary setting. The rooms are pleasant and the patios are great. Your hosts are very friendly and hospitable. Not the place for you if you are hi maintenance and want to walk out...

Thank wanttotravelmore308

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Address: 9480 W Picture Rocks Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743-9646
Region: United States > Arizona > Tucson
Number of rooms: 3
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“All the rooms are nice but ask for a room in the guest house instead of the main house. They're a little more private.”
 of 5 bubbles KTC80, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room with the bath tub.”
 of 5 bubbles 41sherryr, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask about room location - three are attached to the main house and there is at least one additional room in a separate building.”
  • Each room off of the main building has its own patio
  • View from patio off of the kitchen
 of 5 bubbles 351laurid, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“3 rooms are in the main house, and two rooms in a separate cottage nearby.”
 of 5 bubbles 413gails, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Cell coverage is best just outside the b&b on the road. Wifi good until 9pm and then unavailable or spotty”
 of 5 bubbles christineb120, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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