Adobe Rose Inn Bed & Breakfast

940 N. Olsen Ave., Tucson, Arizona 85719
Innkeeper(s): Marion and Jim Hook
  • Our beautiful entry way welcomes you to explore our inn and its pool and patios.

    Our beautiful entry way welcomes you to explore our inn and its pool and patios.

  • Our hot tub is a great way to relax and rejuvenate after a long day of exploring the Tucson region.

    Our hot tub is a great way to relax and rejuvenate after a long day of exploring the Tucson region.

  • An Enchanted Evening

    Price from: $180

      Basic Package

      • 1 night in the lovely Sam Hughes room, complete a king sized bed, a working fireplace and a soaking tub in the bath that’s big enough for two
      • Arrive at the Adobe Rose between 4 and 6 PM and enjoy hors d’oeurves and a glass of complimentary champagne served to the two of you poolside, in front of a crackling fire in the living room fireplace or in your own room by candlelight where a single rose has already been placed by the bed
      • Have dinner delivered to your door or have Jim make reservations at your very favorite restaurant. Limo transportation can be arranged
      • Return to the Adobe Rose, relax in the pool or spa and end the evening by watching your favorite DVDs for as long as you like. Popcorn included!
      • Awaken as late as you wish and enjoy breakfast, the dining room or in your room, complete with fresh fruit, gourmet coffee and tea, entrees that may include such irresistible delights as pecan French toast or brie and apple omelets, and freshly baked muffins or coffee cake
      • A 2:00 PM checkout will be extended to all An Enchanted Evening participants
      • Peak season package for 2 two days and 1 night (excludes dinner and limo transportation) $240
      • Off season package for 2 two days and 1 night (excludes dinner and limo transportation) $180
      • An innovative gift for the holidays, a landmark birthday, a special friend or relative celebrating an anniversary, new “empty nesters”, a way to cheer friends in need . . . the list is as endless as your imagination!
      • PLEASE NOTE: A deposit of 50% of the total price must accompany each reservation for An Enchanted Evening package. Cancellations require 14 days advance notice. Should you have to cancel An Enchanted Evening and you have requested special arrangements such as tickets that cannot be cancelled, the tickets or other special arrangement will become your property and you will still be charged for the tickets and a handling fee.

      Customize Your Fun! 

      The following add-ons are available. In order to make your An Enchanted Evening as romantic carefree as possible for you, Jim and Marion will handle all extra arrangements. The cost of the activities and events will passed directly to you along with a handling fee. If you don’t find “your heart’s desire” on our list, let us know what it is and we will make every effort to make your dreams come true.


      • More pampering by adding an extra day
      • A trip to a day Spa for a message, a facial, a manicure, and a pedicure – as many or as few services as you would like
      • An evening or matinee performance at
      • UA Presents
      • Arizona Theater Company
      • The Tucson Opera
      • The Tucson Symphony
      • A chocolate tasting – sample chocolate confections made/sold locally
      • A private shopping trip designed especially for the two of you – think
      • Nogales
      • Tubac
      • Antique shops
      • A limo to take the two of you to those new clubs you’ve been dying to try
      • Laughs at the Gas Light Theatre
      • Learn to cook Indonesian food
      • The chance to scream your voice away at a local sporting event
      • A tour of Tucson’s fascinating
      • Art galleries
      • Churches
      • Desert gardens
      • Mountain passes – some at sunset
      • A wine tasting
      • A special picnic to take on your favorite hiking trail or to an outdoor concert
      • A ride on a Harley
      • A “dream car” rental
      • A ride in a hot air balloon
      • Your idea of a really good time
      • The chance to do nothing but enjoy each other 
  • Eco-Tour

    Price from: $100
      Explore the Desert The Adobe Rose Inn is proud to recommend Southwest Trekking for guided desert tours. They offer eco-tours, desert hiking, and mountain biking through Southeastern Arizona’s desert and mountain ranges. Indulge yourself with a Sonoran Desert journey. The Santa Catalinas, Rincons, Santa Ritas, Dragoons, Whetstones, Chiracauas and Tucson Mountains are a few areas that provide trails covering all levels of experience. From steep, rocky mountain peak ascents to mellow hikes through pictographs, Southwest Trekking knows the right trail for you.
      Guides are trained, experienced and educated to facilitate you walking away with a better understanding of issues confronting the area. Southwest Trekking will adapt to your needs as desired, keeping you safe while showing you the natural wonders of the Sonoran Desert. Southwest Trekking provides transportation to and from our Inn, along with snacks and refreshments to make your trip comfortable. They also have permits for the National Park Service and the US Forest Service. Let us know if this is of interest and we will be more than happy to connect you to Southwestern Trekking. We recommend arranging your desert tour prior to arriving in Tucson.
  • Parents and Students

      Since 2003, we have hosted hundreds of UA students and their parents. Many have stayed with us for 4 years or more through freshman orientation, parents' weekend, homecoming, sporting events, Greek activities and graduation, to name a few. Some have even held their graduation parties at the Adobe Rose. We offer:
      • Complimentary breakfast and use of pool and hot tub to any student whose parents have stayed at the Adobe Rose Inn
      • All the student has to do is phone ahead
      • Parents who stay a total of 5 nights receive a complimentary 6th night
      • Quiet historic neighborhood - walk to campus
      • Irresistible breakfasts that cater to dietary needs
      • Computer available for registration, book purchases, housing

      Information About:

      • Living in Tucson
      • Buying items for dorm room or apartment
      • Catching a sunset
      • The best restaurants – from pizza to 5 star
      • Tucson Activities - hiking, museums, shopping, music, theater, pubs and clubs, etc.
  • Active Military Personnel & Veterans

    Price from: $85

      Special rates for U.S. active military personnel and U.S. veterans Reservation day of stay - $85 for any room Additional days and advanced registration $125 - $155 Includes a 3 course breakfast (respectful of dietary restrictions) To hold any room you just need a current credit card number and military ID number Stated policies apply - please see the policy page for details Subject to availability Military ID required at check in

  • Astronomy

      Mt Lemmon Sky Center One of the most popular public observatories is the Mt Lemmon Sky Center.  Located atop the Catalina Mountains, it is 9,000 ft above sea level.  Its SkyNights program is a popular after-dark program that is offered nightly throughout the year. View constellations, observe atmospheric phenomena, and the wonders of the cosmos from a high-quality astronomical site using an outstanding new 32-inch Schulman Telescope- Arizona’s largest dedicated public viewing telescope!

      For more information on this program and to purchase tickets, please visit the Sky Center website -

  • Performance Athletes

      The Adobe Rose Inn offers specialized services which recognize the needs of runners, cyclists, and swimmers. We appreciate that these athletes follow specific training and dietary guidelines in order to achieve peak performance. For these athletes, the Adobe Rose Inn offers:
      • Quiet Rooms, Comfortable Beds, Private Bathrooms
      • Flexible breakfast times and menus (High Carb, High Protein, Gluten-free, others custom-made to fit individual needs)
      • Close to multiple pools and a wide variety of training facilities, including the UA Rec Center, a state of the art facility that offers a variety of training and aquatic resources
      • On-site Massages at the Inn – discount rates arranged thru Peaceful Spirit Massage Therapy:
      • On-site Hot Tub
      • Free Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)
      • Laundry facilities available at no charge
      • Facilities for washing bikes, including buckets, rags, water hose
      • Secure Bike Storage
      • Assistance with shipping and receiving bikes
      • Central location in a historic neighborhood, 2 blocks from the University of Arizona and a 20-30 min ride out of town in any location
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