Boise Hillside Suites

4480 North Kitsap Way , Boise, ID 83703 USA (Show map)

About

Boise Hillside Suites, is a unique Inn at the heart of historic North Boise. The house is situated in the North End of Boise on a tranquil hillside. The North End is considered to be simply the best place to spend an afternoon sightseeing, shopping, or just relaxing in a coffee shop or park, the Northend offers pedestrians and bicyclers an eyeful of historical and natural beauty. It is renowned for its trees, flowers and gardens, dozens of parks and is known nationally as the gateway to the Boise foothills, Bogus Basin Recreation Area and home to Hyde Park – the heart of the Northend. You'll be amazed at the amenities, quietness, and history of this establishment. Private entrances, private baths, full fireplace, incredible views, and history adorns the property.

Reviews

Overall
4.5

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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.7
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining3.6

Nice mid-century experience

5 on May 13, 2017

My husband and I are on a month long road trip and stayed in the Library Suite for three nights. Marylee was watching for us and met us outside to instruct us where to park. She let us in our room and answered all our questions regarding nice places to eat, etc. Over the next couple days, it became apparent that she really loves her property and wants her guests to do the same. The grounds were well maintained with lots of beautiful flowers. It was a rainy few days and the fireplace was the perfect touch to take the chill out of the room. I was impressed that Marylee does not skimp on the little niceties that make a place special. The bedding was wonderful. Turkish cotton towels and robes provided. The shower was our favorite - removable shower head with shampoo and body wash in wall dispenser. Marylee herself brings fresh towels and coffee each day. I wish all the places we stay on our trip could be this nice. Thanks Marylee!!!


Mini vacation

4.4 on May 11, 2017

This place was just a lovely a quaint as advertised. The room and kitchen were so great and clean and easy to use. Loved having the private porch and the hot tub, made our one night in Boise feel like a mini vacation on its own.


Best B&B ever

5 on April 26, 2017

The suites are delightful. The private hot tub quite a luxury and the fireplaces lent a wonderful ambiance. The hosts are extremely helpful. We have stayed there 3 times in the past couple of months and would not hesitate to go back.


Comfortable, Relaxing, Safe!

4.2 on April 17, 2017

This is my third visit to this property and not my last! I enjoy the cozy home atmosphere and Marylee makes it her task to make everyone feel welcome from personally greeting guests upon arrival to fresh flowers in the room. I stayed in Joan's Suite the past two visits and the bed is super comfortable and the linens are yummy! After a busy visit in town with family, I like retreating to my hillside perch and curling up with a book or Netflix! There isn't onsite dining, but I enjoy the Keruig coffee maker and bring something from the co-op in town for breakfast. There IS a microwave and a mini fridge, so you're all set. As a single woman traveling, I love that the owners are onsite and close by for an added sense of security. I also like having to pause on my drive down the hill for the family of quail to pass!


Comfortable, relaxing, safe!

4.2 on April 06, 2017

This is my third stay at Boise Hillside Suites. The room is the coziest and their hospitality topnotch. And this visit I had to stop twice while driving down the hill to watch the family of quail cross the road!


Close to home get away

4.4 on February 23, 2017

We loved this little hidden place. While it no longer serves breakfast, the room was perfect.


Great Stay

3.8 on November 17, 2016

Fantastic stay, we chose the room with the hot tub, had a great time.


Boise Retreat

5 on November 05, 2016

Comfortable lodging and setting in Boise. Close driving to restaurants and popular Boise activities. Our favorite place to stay when visiting family in Boise. Note: This inn does not provide breakfast or other dining.


Very quaint! Will definitely stay again!

4.4 on October 31, 2016

My husband and I stayed here the night of our wedding and for one more night as a short honeymoon. We had to drive about 25 minutes from our wedding venue to get there and it was WELL WORTH IT! When we walked in, we thought it was cute, quaint, clean and very unique. We kept saying how the room was so unique, we hardly felt like we were still in the same valley on our "stay-cation/honeymoon".


Birthday stay

5 on October 17, 2016

I am very picky about rooms when I have to stay somewhere. This place really impressed me. The owner came out right when we arrived. She was very sweet and made sure if we needed anything to let her know. The room succeeded my expectations by far. Perfectly setup, clean and beautiful views. Far enough away from traffic but close enough to town. We will be staying here a couple times per year. We have never had such a great experience!


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Rooms & Rates

Joan's Sweet

This room sits on the first floor and is the one that is most inset into the hillside. It's more quaint and is very quiet. It has a kitchenette (no stove), HDTV with FREE Netflix, luxury bed and linens, Keurig coffee maker, fresh flowers, microwave, refrigerator, and hi-speed Internet.

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

Nightly Rate: $75 - $75

John's Study

This room has gorgeous views through enormous windows of the city and the Owyhee mountains. It is a true suite with a bedroom and sitting area with a cloud like couch to read a good book in. It also has a patio arrangement on the terrace to enjoy the views or the tranquility of the morning quail run. Private entrance, microwave, refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker, fresh flowers, hi-speed Internet, HDTV with FREE Netflix.

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

Nightly Rate: $119 - $119

Marjorie's Library

The third room is Marjorie's Library. Wow, what a suite. This has it all. In the back so it's very private. It has a private entrance, attached hot rub room, gorgeous fireplace. This not only has a private entrance, it has a private driveway. The patio set includes a table, four chairs, and an umbrella for the afternoon sun on our private deck. It includes a microwave, refrigerator, fresh flowers, hi-speed Internet, purified water, HDTV with FREE Netflix.

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

Nightly Rate: $139 - $139

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Location

Location Type

Mountains

Airport

Boise, ID (BOI-Boise Air Terminal)

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Eco-tourism, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Tranquil, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Spa

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, TV, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Swimming, Whitewater Rafting

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3:00pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No Non-smoking Establishment
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: We require a deposit equal to 50% of the quoted rate on stays of two or more nights, and 100% on one night stays. You may use a credit card to secure your room.
  • Cancellations: If you choose to cancel your stay with us, we will be happy to refund your deposit, less a $25 service charge per room, provided that you give more than two weeks notice. Within two weeks, and up to 48 hours before your arrival date, we will refund the deposit if we are able to re-rent the room for the same rate. A $25 service charge per room will apply. If you cancel within 48 hours of your arrival date, you will lose your deposit and be charged for the entire stay. For holiday weekends, the entire fall foliage period, or when you or your party reserve more than one room, we will refund your deposit, less a $25 service charge, provided that you give more than 30 days notice. Within 30 days, and up to 48 hours before your arrival date, we will refund the deposit if we are able to re-rent the room for the same rate. A $25 service charge per room will apply. If you cancel within 48 hours of your arrival date, you will lose your deposit and be charged for the entire stay. Early departures are regarded as cancellations. Please note that our Reservation and Cancellation Policies are a vital part of managing our inn.
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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Keith and Marylee

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

Dogs

About the innkeepers

love the outdoors, sustainability. Love people, hearing stories, and really listening and understanding all about their journeys.

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Meals

Breakfast

Not Available

  • Serving Location: Private Patio

Special meal options

Gluten Free


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