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The Bluebird Inn

423 highway 89 , Fish Haven, ID 83287 USA (Show map)
51 Reviews
$150 - $250
per night

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Overlooking beautiful Bear Lake, The Bluebird Inn Bed and Breakfast is located one half mile into Idaho from the Utah border. The Inn offers first class accommodations surrounded by the gorgeous scenery of the Bear Lake Valley. Each theme room includes a fire place, a modern bathroom with shower, separate tub, and double sinks. Your stay also includes a full gourmet breakfast. The owners, Dick and Jan Motta, invite you to take the opportunity to immerse yourself into a comfortable and relaxing stay at the Bluebird Inn.

Rooms & Rates

The Anniversary Room

The Anniversary Room is a very romantic room with a king bed located on the main floor. This is one of the inn's most popular rooms. It has an inside and private outside entrance with a fantastic view of Bear Lake, the fish pond, and the front yard landscape. You will have your own private bathtub and shower with double sinks, and an in-room fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 King

The Bear Room

This room is decorated in a bear motif with a king bed, and is located downstairs. The Bear Room has a great view of the west mountains and of the carved bears. You will have your own private bathtub and shower with double sinks, and an in-room fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

The Beehive Room

The Beehive room is the inn's most popular room. This Room is located upstairs with a king bed, and it has a bay window with a breathtaking view of Bear Lake, the fish pond, and of the front yard landscape. You will have your own private bathtub and shower with double sinks, and an in-room fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

The Bluebird Room

This room is located upstairs and has a hand made picket fence headboard for a king bed. This room has a beautiful view of the west mountains, the north pond, and of the carved bears. You will have your own private bathtub and shower with double sinks, and an in-room fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

The Hummingbird Room

The Hummingbird Room is upstairs and is perfect for guests needing two double beds. You will have your own private bathtub and shower with double sinks. There is a great view of Dick's garden. The rate is $150 plus tax for two guests. The rate for three guests is $160 plus tax, and for four guests the rate is $170 plus tax. Our check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and our check-out time is 11:00 a.m.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Twin

The Bridal Suite

The Honeymoon Suite is a located just behind the main bed and breakfast, offering a private, romantic suite. The suite has a large bedroom with a king bed and private bathroom. There is also a large living room with a fantastic view of Dick's garden and the lake. This suite has built in fireplaces in the living room and the bed room. In the lower room, we offer a pull out bed for up to two extra guests. There is a small kitchen available for coffee, microwave and cold drinks only. The rate is $200 plus tax for two guests and $250 plus tax for up to four guests.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

The Apartment

The apartment offers accommodations for groups ranging from 2 guests up to 10. This facility offers two bedrooms, one with a king bed and the other with a queen bed. There is also a queen pullout, two full futon mattresses, and a bunk day bed. There are two full bathrooms, and you are allowed full kitchen privileges to prepare your own meals. The Bluebird Inn also utilizes the meeting room to facilitate weddings, receptions, and retreats. The rate for 2 guests is $250, 4 guests is $350 plus tax. The rate for 5 to 10 guests is $450 plus tax.

  • Maximum Capacity: 12
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 King , 1 Queen

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  • Guest room4.8
  • Services4.9
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness5.0
  • Dining4.9

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51 Reviews

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The most romantic place ever!!!

5 on July 13, 2014

My husband and I stay here every year for our anniversary and it is absolutely amazing! Very clean, quiet, and has a beautiful view. The hot breakfast that Cindy cooks every morning is five star cuisine, and she takes such good care of you. I love this place so much and will continue to stay there every year!

A must stay

5 on June 15, 2014

A wonderful place. Over twenty bird species on the property. Owners are delightful to visit with. Breakfasts were the best we 'ed ever had.

Enchanting Inn

5 on June 03, 2014

Everything is delightful! The rooms are clean and bright. The breakfast is phenomenal. There are even chocolates and homemade cookies awaiting your arrival. We'll be back!

Five Stars All Around

5 on September 14, 2013

This is one of the most relaxing places we have ever stayed. The breakfast is delicious, rooms very clean and Bear Lake is gorgeous. We come every year and love it.

Fantastic Stay

5 on August 29, 2013

This was our first time to visit this part of Idaho. We found the Bluebird Inn online and we can not say enough about the wonderful time we had at the Inn. The decor was beautiful, bed oh so comfy, food and homemade cookies delicious and the grounds and view of the Bear Lake so beautiful. This Inn is a great place to enjoy the quietness and a perfect place for some R & R. We would rate this Inn as top notched at 5 star or more.

Great B&B

5 on August 03, 2013

Hummingbird room great for friends traveling together. Breakfast delicious!

Bear Lake Bike Trip

4.4 on August 01, 2013

Stayed 2 night in Hummingbird Room. Beautiful property. Fabulous views of Bear Lake. Yummy food. Great stay

One of the BEST experiences we've had at a B & B!

4.6 on July 29, 2013

We had the opportunity to stay here at the Bluebird a couple years ago for a wedding. Our first sight was a beautiful home on a hill over looking beautiful Bear Lake. Little did we know that the views were going to be spectacular from the front porch! Bluebird Inn's landscaping is peaceful with fountains and flowers everywhere. Sitting on the porch or the patio either in the morning or in the evening will bring wonderful views of the grounds. The home itself has a rustic homey feel to it that comes with a great history! If you stay, you have to take the time to look at the pictures of its growth and read the story of its owners. The beds are comfortable with themes for each room. You'll find the rooms and house are well kept and CLEAN. The floors do kreek with the age of the house so if that bothers you, get a room on the upper floor. The breakfast is by far my FAVORITE part of the experience! I LOVE Cindy's breakfast and the way she and her family serves it! Food is normally not a big deal to me, but after staying a couple times now, I'm going for the food next time!

Our daughter's wedding and we all stayed.

5 on July 12, 2013

We booked the B & B for the whole weekend and had the rehearsal dinner and the wedding the following day here. We were able to accommodate all the bridal party and many family members. Cindy and her family were extremely helpful with all the details. I'd say they went above and beyond to make our daughters wedding the wonderful day it was. I highly recommend having a wedding or just a get away at the Blue Bird Inn. The location is perfect, it's peaceful and the rooms are fantastic as is the wonderful breakfast they serve. Thanks to all the Motta's, Cindy, Kip, Nicole and Jan. We hope to come back again. Cherie Jones

we love this inn

5 on July 12, 2013

we have stayed in a number of B&B across the world. this is one we return to, we love it.

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Location Type

Countryside, Lakeside, Mountains, Small town


Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) 130 miles

Directions to property:

From Salt Lake City Airport: 1) Travel north on Interstate 15. 2) Take exit 364 (Brigham City) and travel toward Logan, Utah (Utah State University) 3) When you enter Logan you will be on Main Street. Continue north on Main Street until you reach 400 North. 4) Turn right (east) on 400 North (highway 89). 5) Travel through Logan Canyon and into Garden City, Utah. 6) Turn Left at the stop sign (highway 89) and head north. 7) You will cross the Utah-Idaho boarder and travel about ¼ of a mile. 8) The Bluebird Inn will be on your left (west). 9) The trip from Salt Lake City will take between 2 1/2 and 3 hours.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Beach, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, National/State parks, Nature area, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Ski area

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast, Country Inn

On-site amenities

Amenities Basket, Board games, Conference Rooms, DVD Player, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Piano, Private entrance, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Fireplace, Hairdryer

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bird watching, Boating, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Mountain Bike trails, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 3:00 P.M.
  • Check Out:: 11:00 A.M.
  • Open All Year Round: No
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Suitable For Children: No children under the age of 18 without prior notice.
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No No pets allowed

Terms and Conditions

  • Deposit Amount Required: The price of your first night stay is charged to your credit card.
  • Cancellations: Cancellations made twenty-four hours prior to the reservation date will be charged a $50.00 per room processing fee. The full price of each room, including tax, will be charged on cancellations made within twenty-four hours of the reservation date.



Kip & Cindy Motta

Languages spoken


Resident Pets

no pets & none allowed Others

About the innkeepers

We love basketball, fishing, hunting, flying, and most country living activities.

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Full Gourmet

  • Time Served: 9:00 A.M.
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian


Details Diamond Collection

423 highway 89 , Fish Haven, ID 83287 USA (Show map)

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