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Bozeman, MT
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful visit to the Annex on 6th street in the North End. What a great way to get to know Boise within easy walking distance of downtown and right at the base of miles of hiking trails. The property was newly remodeled and in great shape for a historic bungalow. Character, simplicity, uniqueness and...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at BGH and would definitely recommend it. Self check-in was easy (with a tray of brownie bites or cookies each day) and our room, the Story Suite, was awesome. Not only was it bright and cute, it was functional. We were on the last leg of a three week trip and we had quite a...

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Hailey, Idaho
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I almost don't want to let people know how great this place is! This is our new place to stay all the times we go to Boise. Close to downtown and trails to run or walk. Check in was easy and the manager was easy to get a hold of when I realized I booked the wrong night!

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Idaho Beach Gal! So thrilled to read such a nice review! I certainly hope you tell others and spread the word about our accommodation - word of mouth is the best way for a small business to stay competitive! Have a wonderful trip and we look forward to having you back to stay with us. Cheers~ Eve-Marie Bergren Owner

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Stayed here overnight on a business trip. Really terrific property. Was booked into the Attic Suite. Room was super charming, incredibly spacious with a living room, full kitchen, two bedrooms. Some of the rooms are pet-friendly while others are pet-free and hypoallergenic. Furnishings are cute and the property, despite the age of the house itself, is well-maintained. There is free...

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi MD2Be, Thanks for writing such a nice review of the Boise Guest House. I am thrilled that you were warm and comfortable, and that we exceeded your expectations with the space. It is travelers like yourself taking the time to tell others about your experience that keep us optimized with the box hotels and able to continue to offer...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights over the Thanksgiving holiday and the location is very quiet and easy walking distance to downtown bars and shops. The Treetop Suite is very comfortable, has a ton of room, a kitchen, quality linens and is spotless, I mean really spotless. We will stay here again!

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Doug! Thanks for staying at the Boise Guest House! I appreciate you taking the time to write a review and share your experience with other future guests. I'm glad you enjoyed the Treetop Suite! It's definitely my favorite:-) I will pass on to guest services that you found the Treetop Suite spotless- it means a lot because we work...

Idaho
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We needed to find a room quickly near St. Luke's hospital where a family member was facing surgery, and this was so perfect for us. Received confirmation within minutes. Off street parking, clear instructions for self-check in, walking distance to all of downtown, not to mention just a few blocks to St. Luke's. Really appreciated having a full kitchen in...

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi GoGirlIdaho! Thank you for staying with us while your family member was having surgery. I hope everything went well. I appreciate you taking the time to write a review for the Boise Guest House for future guests. I'm glad to hear you were able to use the kitchen and enjoy the location. Best Regards, Eve-Marie Bergren

Reviewed 3 November 2016

We were looking for a place to stay within walking distance of all the activities in downtown Boise. This was just the place. Location was ideal, the room well appointed, laundry downstairs, and convenient parking. And the bikes were an added bonus to ride along the river trail and out to the botanical gardens. We would definitely stay there again.

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Tom B! Thanks for staying with us and taking the time to review the Boise Guest House. I'm glad you found the location idea for your activities and that you were able to use the bikes to explore the area. I hope you will consider us the next time your travel plans bring you to Boise. Cheers~ Eve-Marie

Gastonia, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at the BGH while visiting our son who is in attending grad school at Boise State. We stayed in the Traveler's Suite. It felt like home! It was clean, well appointed and nicely decorated. The kitchen was well equipped and we fixed dinner one night so our son could enjoy some of Mama's cooking! We...

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Jrudisill! Thank you for choosing the Boise Guest House for your recent stay. We appreciate you also taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. I am so pleased that you were able to stay in the Travel Suite and prepare a home cooked meal for your son. I hope you will return to stay with us next...

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 8 October 2016

My husband and I just celebrated 10 years of marriage and decided to book a night in The Attic Suite. We loved it so much that we've already booked another stay there next month! It was clean, modern with personal little touches that made us feel at home and very welcomed. And there were brownies waiting for us….need I say...

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Markdyrud! Thank you for reviewing the Boise Guest House. I am happy to hear that you booked the Attic Suite for your anniversary - what a compliment to choose us to spend your special day at our inn. We appreciate your kind words about Boise Guest House being one of your favorites! Please continue to spread the word as...

Anacortes, Washington
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My wife and I stayed two nights in the Front Porch suite on the ground floor of the Annex. It's located on a delightful, tree-lined residential street close to downtown Boise, but it could have just as well been in some cozy mid-western town. The 1901 house is charming, comfortably furnished, and has a well-equipped kitchen. Everything worked well, including...

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Eve-Marie B, Owner at Boise Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Medimundo! Thank you for staying with us at the Boise Guest House's Annex at the Front Porch. I am glad to hear you enjoyed the location and the suite. We are in the process of remodeling the kitchen with all new cabinets. Vintage is good but we were looking forward to bringing the kitchen up to 2017 and I'm...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boise Guest House offers boutique lodging in a convenient downtown location. Book directly with us for the best rates and support a small local business. Our six fully furnished suites are artistically decorated and feature private bathrooms and appointed kitchens. Choose from three studios, a 1 bedroom with a balcony view and a two 2 bedrooms suites for families. Inquire directly for entire facility rentals for retreats and groups. Amenities include wireless internet, cable TV and Roku streaming media boxes, free parking, free coffee laundry facility, beautiful backyard with barbecue, fountain and seating. Please note we have a self-check in process that will be released via email at the time of booking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boise Guest House

Address: 614 N 5th Street, Boise, ID 83702
Region: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range: $147 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Boise Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Annex!”
 of 5 bubbles BrockAnderson, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We always like the quiet of upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles tombM6180WY, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Front Porch offers you just that, the front porch, where you can sit and say hello to the neighbors as they pass by.”
 of 5 bubbles Medimundo, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It's on a very quiet street so I don't know if it matters what you choose. The Nest was ideal for a couple.”
  • The view from the couch (bicycle helmets not standard)
  • The Nest living room by lamplight
  • Bedroom of The Nest (taken from door to the bathroom)
  • View of the Nest kitchen from the outside door (colors not entirely accurate!)
 of 5 bubbles emmarytz, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Treehouse suite is on top level so it is ideal if you must have a quiet suite.”
 of 5 bubbles joycerin0, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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