Clifton House Bed & Breakfast

~, Scottsdale, Arizona 85257
Innkeeper(s): Kay
  • Introduction

    Clifton House Bed & Breakfast, courtyard

    The Clifton House B&B, located in Scottsdale, AZ imparts a warm welcome as an enthusiastic hostess welcomes guests to a private guest suite with private entrance, attached but separate from the main house. Everything is appealing from the spacious suite to the cactus garden and oasis in the backyard, to the peaceful patio with a fountain and fireplace.

    The Clifton House B&B is close to a public pool, public golf, Scottsdale Fashion Square, Tempe, the Phoenix Zoo and the Desert Botanical Gardens and the Sky Harbor Airport. We are also conveniently three blocks from a walking and jogging path along the canal. Less time for commuting, more time for fun!

    Clifton House Bed & Breakfast, kitchenThe guest suite has a comfortable large sofa and occasional chairs, bay window, East Indian carved screens, plush carpeting, brass and glass tables, cable TV, and queen bed. The bathroom includes a Mexican tile bath with shower. The kitchenette has white cabinets, a refrigerator, microwave, and stainless steel sinks, and there is a drop-leaf dining table with two captain's chairs.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Kay for sharing her own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    It is completely private and quiet.  The hostess brings the breakfast to the suite/guestroom.  It has a kitchenette, private entrance and private parking.  It is close to public transportation.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    In the winter months, guests enjoy sitting on the patio with a fountain, or sitting by the Mexican fireplace.  Guests also enjoy picking oranges from the large orange tree.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    The beautiful winter weather and the mountain scenery.  The cultural and sports events.  Baseball training.  International horse shows.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    "We want to thank you for our excellent stay.  You are a kind and generous hostess.  The bread you made was fabulous.  You have much to offer guests, with your lovely home and your hospitality." 

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    The evening art walk by the many art galleries in Scottsdale.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Hiking, museums, shopping, enjoying the many ethnic restaurants, antiquing, seeing Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesen, the Phoenix Desert Botanical Gardens, the Phoenix Zoo.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    A beautiful park with a lake with water birds.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    For steaks - historic Monti's La Casa Vieja in Tempe, for Mexican food, Los Olivos in Scottsdale, for fine food in a Spanish hacienda setting, Lon's at the Hermosa Inn in Scottsdale.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?,, and

    How many rooms does your inn have?


    Do you accept pets?

    No.  There are a few alternatives in the area.


  • Guest Evaluations

    Clifton House Bed & Breakfast, lounge area"I enjoyed my 6-week stay at Clifton House, and would absolutely recommend this B&B to a friend! The hostess was helpful and friendly." -Katerina Ring , Italy

    "We wanted to thank you for your hospitality. You are a kind and generous hostess." - Dick and Chris. Bremen, Germany

    "We had such a splendid time at your home. Thanks for your many kindnesses to us." -Herb and Loretta

    "My hostess was very charming. The accommodations were clean and comfortable." -Carole B., Sherman Oaks, CA.

    "We would recommend this B&B to friends, and will certainly use B&B again!" -Danielle G., Phoenix, AZ.

    "Everything was excellent. You bet we would recommend this B&B to friends. We think Kay is the perfect hostess." -D. and A. Lyon, Sahuarita, AZ

    "Your bread was wonderful! Notice it’s gone. We loved staying here again and hope to do it again." - Bob and Jean W., Greeley, CO

    Clifton House Bed & Breakfast, backyard

    "We don’t know how to thank you. You are exceptional!" -Ruben and Siena.

    "It was very nice staying in your house." - H-J Pfluger, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany

    "We want to thank you our excellent stay. You are a kind and generous hostess. The bread you made was fabulous. You have much to offer guests, with your lovely home and your hospitality." -Keith and Heather D.

    "Thank you for your warm hospitality." -Agata M., Budapest, Hungary