We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Down By The River Bed And Breakfast

Traveller (79)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (12)

Overview

AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (121)
Filter reviews
121 results
Traveller rating
113
4
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
113
4
4
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews bird room cowboy room gracious hosts kartchner caverns shuffleboard table san pedro kitchen items gourmet breakfast each room has its own southern az cochise county jacuzzi tub three nights fresh fruit a wonderful stay tombstone patio
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 121 reviews
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay at Down by the River (DBTR) B&B. Stayed in the Cowboy Room and it was so well decorated and comfortable. Very nice. The common area and kitchen were really beautiful as well. Arizona Highways featured this property in their magazine and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Chris P
Response from info807, Owner at Down By The River Bed And BreakfastResponded December 23, 2018

Thanks for the great review Chris. Hope to see you again... Down by the River.

Reviewed November 9, 2018

Stayed here a week ago and can’t say enough good things. Getting there was an experience by itself. When the sign said “primitive road” we were all a little unnerved but the destination is worth the lonely road! This place is beautiful in every respect....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank trixie1948
Response from info807, Owner at Down By The River Bed And BreakfastResponded November 10, 2018

Oh the Road.. I believe we told you the road was the reason we bought the place. Some times the path less traveled is the best one. Or..you have to break a few eggs to make an Omelet...B&B analogy thrown in here. Everyone questions the...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Darryn and Lizz are amazing. We stayed three nights while visiting the area sights.. The owners have a meeting/event management company that requires travel all over the world yet run DBTR without missing a beat! Liz has restaurant experience and is an amazing chef..while her...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jmes h
Response from info807, Owner at Down By The River Bed And BreakfastResponded November 10, 2018

Great having you with us.. And hope to see you again soon.. Down by the River.. Darryn & Liz. MJ...to.

Reviewed October 22, 2018

This is a beautiful place where every time you look around you discover more beauty both inside and outside. We stayed in the Prospector Room and it was fascinating. The whole experience was totally relaxing. Darryn and Liz are wonderful hosts and try to anticipate...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank LouraineA
Response from Darryn C, Owner at Down By The River Bed And BreakfastResponded October 31, 2018

Thank you for taking the time and writing this great review. hope you do come back and we'll be waiting with open arms. Be Safe..and see you again..Down by the River..

Reviewed April 27, 2018

We'd been to this B & B several years ago, when it was under the management of the original owners. It is the coolest place, with artwork, and curiosities everywhere you look. We took the Bird Room. Again. Each room has its own theme.They all...More

Date of stay: April 2018
2  Thank Janet E
View more reviews
About
Description
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 More 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 wet cave system located in Benson AZ. The property consists of 4 guest rooms set on 16 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. 30+ Wineries are a short drive away. As well a new seating area Down by the River you don't want to miss. See You Soon! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$97 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Arizona > Saint David
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$97 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Arizona > Saint David

Photos

Traveller (79)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (12)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Quality Inn
564 reviews
15.27 km away
Days Inn by Wyndham Benson
193 reviews
15.57 km away
Super 8 by Wyndham Benson
134 reviews
15.64 km away
Motel 6 Benson
96 reviews
16.29 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Mi Casa Restaurant
394 reviews
14.78 km away
Wild Dogs
105 reviews
14.76 km away
Horseshoe Cafe
457 reviews
13.85 km away
Old Benson Ice Cream Stop
66 reviews
13.96 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
Holy Trinity Monastery
16 reviews
1.31 km away
Kartchner Caverns State Park
1,563 reviews
12.45 km away
O.K. Corral
2,274 reviews
21.86 km away
Benson Visitor Center
35 reviews
13.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Linda L
September 22, 2014|
Answer
Response from Mike H | Property representative |
Hello Linda. Sent you an answer at the beginning of the week and was wondering if you made a decision yet? .
0
Votes
Linda L
September 22, 2014|
Answer
Response from Mike H | Property representative |
We have 3 rooms still available. The rates for the cowboy and bird rooms are $150 and our small room is $123.30. There is also a 6.05% tax added. This is a minimum 2 night stay because of Helldorado weekend in Tombstone. You... More
0
Votes

Room Tips

"We stayed in the Cowboy Room, larger than the others but every room is wonderful."
trixie1948
Nov. 9, 2018
Read review
"Cowboy room"
jmesh
Nov. 2, 2018
Read review
"There are only 4 rooms so you cannot go wrong. Look at the pictures online for the style that suits you."
LouraineA
Oct. 22, 2018
Read review
"Every one of the four rooms are excellent"
lanceharvey
Nov. 17, 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing