A Grand Canyon Bed and Breakfast

  • Recommended by Frommer’s
  • Featured in Phoenix Magazine
  • “Top 10 – Arizona’s Best B&Bs” (June 2007)
  • “Arizona’s Best Weekend Adventures” (September 2007)
  • Featured in Sunset Magazine (September 2007)
  • Featured in Arizona Highways Magazine (July 2009) (January 2010)

The England House Bed and Breakfast

Explore new adventures and relax at the most famous bed and breakfast in Flagstaff. Make your best bed and breakfast vacation get-away in Northern Arizona. The England House Bed & Breakfast is known to Flagstaff’s residents and known to visitors from across the state, across the country and even around the world. Whether you are visiting to witness the majestic Grand Canyon or you have come for some of Northern Arizona’s many other fun and exciting activities, you will experience your best vacation get-away at The England House Bed & Breakfast.

This historic B&B is unlike any other, in Flagstaff or the world, and gives each visitor a luxurious stay in a “home away from home,” with resplendent character and charm. You, your friends and family will love the lavish rooms and the best location near Historic Downtown Flagstaff and year-round events and activities.

You can satisfy your thirst for adventure while you hike, bike or ski nearby or hike the Grand Canyon. You may choose to just relax and unwind at your historic get-away home and enjoy a leisurely day of shopping, antiquing and basking in the sunshine at one of the many interesting eateries in Historic Downtown Flagstaff, just a short walk away.

Originally built in 1902, The England House Bed & Breakfast is named after its original owners and builders, master stone cutter William England and Barbara Michelbach-England. Since then the historic significance and character of the house has been carefully preserved, giving each visitor a glimpse through a window of time. The distinctive red-and-white, locally quarried, hand-cut stone, best-preserved pressed-tin ceilings, the beautifully restored Louis XIV and XV French antiques throughout the house give the air of a classic, Old World manor. The England House Bed & Breakfast retains its polished look and detailed, classic beauty while welcoming visitors to come and enjoy its casual comfort. The handsome look of the house as well as the luxurious amenities, careful attention to detail and, of course, the extraordinary service are what make The England House Bed & Breakfast one of the most famous B&Bs in Arizona.

The England House Bed & Breakfast has been featured in local, state and national magazines and travel publications and, for more than a decade, recommended by Frommer’s. For travelers looking for an experience they will remember for a lifetime and not just another cookie-cutter hotel stay, The England House Bed & Breakfast delivers. Stay for a romantic retreat or a quiet respite and enjoy luxurious bedding, down comforters, scrumptious robes and hand-crafted soap, shampoo and lotion lightly scented with rosemary, sage and thyme. But first you are cordially invited to partake in your choice of complimentary beverages or an endless supply of fresh-baked cookies. Top it all off with a home-cooked, gourmet-healthy, mostly organic and elegant breakfast.

Your outstanding Northern Arizona vacation begins the moment you arrive, when your hosts introduce you to the history of this famous house and assist with a local’s perspective and insight, sharing valuable sightseeing information, guiding you to shops, museums, galleries and the perfect selection of restaurant choices customized for you, all within walking distance of The England House Bed & Breakfast. Ask your hosts about nearby attractions, including the nearby ski resort, Snowbowl, and the Nordic Center, for manicured cross-country and snow-shoeing trails.

When you awaken you will begin your day with a full, hot breakfast, starting with a fresh, seasonal fruit dish. The entre may be an organic egg and cheese soufflé or blue corn pancakes with toasted pecans. Or maybe Chiles Rellenos. And then there’s the light lemon pancakes with Raspberry sauce. The menu changes daily. You’ll be served on the sun porch, with linen, fine china and silver and unsurpassed hospitality. Have coffee or tea anytime. On the sunny deck, in the Victorian parlor, sitting in the rockers on the front porch, watching mountain- town life passing by.

Historic Downtown Flagstaff is just a short stroll away, hiking trails just a few blocks toward Lowell Observatory, on Mars Hill. The Grand Canyon is only an hour-and-a-half drive, and Sedona and Jerome are even closer via the gorgeous Oak Creek Canyon. Skiing is nestled in the San Francisco Peaks, just a half hour away. Amazing ruins are just at the edge of town.

The England House Bed & Breakfast welcomes singles, couples and families, with three rooms and one two-room suite available, all with queen-size beds and private, en suite baths, making for the perfect retreat. The England House Bed & Breakfast is not well-suited for children under twelve and is not able to accommodate pets, so please consider this when making your arrangements. View the rooms online, conveniently check availability and book or call 928.214.7350. The house fills up fast spring, summer, fall and winter, so please plan ahead to make sure you get your preferred room and dates. And keep in mind all the great things to see and do in Flagstaff and very nearby: the Grand Canyon, being the grandest, San Francisco Peaks, Meteor Crater, Sedona and Jerome, Oak Creek Canyon, Painted Desert and Petrified Forest, Riordan Mansion, Museum of Northern Arizona, Lowell Observatory and Walnut Canyon. Northern Arizona hosts a wealth of outdoor wonders that hikers, bikers and trailblazers will love.

Stay at The England House Bed & Breakfast and make your visit to Flagstaff a fantastic experience you will remember forever.