Park your car in front of your room and walk to the local restaurants and shops. Upscale furnishings, great amenities, extra private suites and the best location in central Tucson make The Big Blue House Inn the perfect extended stay Tucson hotel lodging or Tucson vacation rental. The Big Blue House is directly on the new University Bike Boulevard "Tucson's friendliest biking spot." Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Designed by Henry Charles Trost. One of the most unique and historic homes in Tucson. The house was built of solid Redwood and Maple by master craftsmen of Tucson in the summer of 1899.