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Sugar City, Idaho, United States
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Loved it. If you are looking for a peaceful rest with friendly hosts this is the place! We had plans in Idaho Falls and this was just a short drive. It was fun and a great place to relax. The moose was fun to watch

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Oswego, Illinois
Reviewed 6 October 2013

We were on the road during the Government shutdown which affected our plans to go to Yellowstone and Glacier. We located the Blue Heron thru bedandbreakfast.com and were pleasantly surprised at how beautiful the location was and the inn itself. Dennis was able to fish on property in the "world renowned" Snake River. Our room was beautifully decorated as was...

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 3 October 2013

My wife and I were returning to Idaho Falls from Jackson Wy to make a flight back home. Mary had researched B&Bs in the area and found Blue Heron Inn, in Rigby ID. We pulled in around 4:00 P.M. just in time to watch a herd of cattle cross the Snake River. The view from our Suite was beautiful and...

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Santa Clarita, CA
Reviewed 2 October 2013

We recently had the pleasure of staying at the Blue Heron Inn. We give it the highest marks. The grounds are beautiful. Our room was spacious and had a wonderful view of the river. Sandy and Dennis prepared a delicious Sunday brunch that was exceptional. They were wonderful hosts. We even picked apples, pears and plums right off their trees....

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Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 29 September 2013

As evidenced by all but one of these reviews, my wife, Kris and I also had an excellent experience at the Blue Heron. We stayed three nights, had three great breakfasts and thoroughly enjoyed the well-kept, well-stocked inn. The location is perfect for trips to Yellowstone, Jackson Hole and Craters of the Moon. And, the hot tub in back was...

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Silverthorne, Colorado
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We spent three nights at this exceptional B&B with every detail provided. The location, property, furnishings, care and information allowed for an experience to be remembered for a long time. The hosts, Dennis and Sandy, provide with a removed presence which feels like home. The residence design is functional and roomy. The breakfast is above any B&B we have enjoyed....

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 20 September 2013

I think we would have enjoyed our stay at the Blue Heron Inn has our room been part of the main house. We were in the carriage house witch is separate and not all that close to the main house. It is a beautiful B&B. Our hosts were friendly and the breakfasts were special. We would happily stay there again,...

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Thank judydrake11
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 16 September 2013

This charming B&B was even better than the enticing on-line write-up and photos! Our friendly hosts, Dennis and Sandy, offered a welcoming retreat - every aspect of our stay was wonderful: the serene creekside setting; the home decorated in country elegance; the magnificent breakfast; relaxing on the private deck in their hot tub under starry skies; a comfy luxurious bed...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We spent two nights on the way to & from Yellowstone National Park in the South Fork room. The owners go over & above on every detail - beautiful rooms, breakfast, cold drinks in the small fridge, plush bedding & bath linens. We also enjoyed eating breakfast out on the back deck while having a great view of the Snake...

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Orange
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The Blue Heron Inn is the perfect place to stay. Relaxed atmosphere, beautiful scenery, great rooms, impeccably clean, and an absolutely fantastic breakfast. But, most importantly are the friendly hosts and assistants. New owners took over about a year ago and have continued the warmth that the previous owners had developed. Highly recommend and will be going back for sure....

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This new Western-style lodge is located on the banks of the South Fork of the Snake River. The award-winning inn is known for it's exceptional hospitality, relaxing atmosphere, and gourmet breakfasts. The Inn's beautifully decorated rooms, each with private bath, include ammenites such as balconies, fireplaces, jetted tubs, and comfy robes. The Innkeepers can make arrangements for guided fishing trips, trail rides, or make arrangements for other area activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Heron Inn

Address: 706 N. Yellowstone Hwy, Rigby, ID 83442
Region: United States > Idaho > Rigby
Price Range: €107 - €156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Heron Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Note that there are few places to eat in Rigby. Plan to drive to Idaho Falls or stop to eat or pick something up before you get to the Inn.”
Slim_0601, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suite with Balcony is the nicest room and bath”
RaeRays, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The bunkhouse is an accessible room.”
  • View from hot tub
235hr, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Take a walk along the dike by the river and go get some Bambino's in Rigby.”
  • Off the Blue Heron Suite balcony
W2484NCandyc, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Any of the suites are amazing. The Blue Heron suite is amazing.”
mmwhittaker7, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
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