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Andover, Massachusetts
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here as part of a wedding block. Beautiful hotel with an great atmosphere. Staff was very accommodating and helpful for our rather boisterous group. Room was clean and bedding very nice. My only complaint was the windows were a tad dirty and did not open, even though the web site said they did. As a New Englander visiting...

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Welcoming staff, great accommodations, love the food at Indigo's, wonderful warm pool with sufficient comfy loungers. I love the well furnished lobby with its fireplaces which I really appreciate on nippy or damp days. Enjoyed the beautiful Christmas decorations, Its easy to book the shuttle either to the airport or cruiseport.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed at the Riverside once before. Consistent with our past trip, we found the staff to be very hospitable and knowledgeable. Our room, in the tower, was ready when promised and was very clean and quiet. The lobby is very inviting with two fireplaces and a grand piano. The location is only about 10 minutes from the airport...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed one night pre cruise and this hotel is a nice place to stay , very friendly reception , staff were very helpful, we stayed in the tower king eleventh floor with a pretty view , the room was nice . We will stay here again !

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Northwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this Hotel in December 2017 for 3 nights before a cruise for the 7 th time. Stayed in the tower block again great views there was some work going on just across from the room (Large Building) it was a bit noisy at times but that aside the staff were very friendly and the lady that works in...

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Michael D, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Darren J, Thank you for choosing Riverside Hotel during your recent visit to Fort Lauderdale. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience with us! Please come back and visit us again soon! Safe travels, Michael DiMartino

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband, 2 kids, elderly parents and I spent 1 night here prior to our cruise out of the port. We booked on priceline and were going to be stuck in the older section with stairs. I contacted the reservation department who were great about upgrading us to 2 nice tower rooms since my parents are elderly and cannot do...

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Michael D, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi angelamb37, We're so thankful for your glowing 5 star review! We appreciate you taking a moment to share your feedback with other travelers, and can't wait to welcome you back! Safe travels, Michael DiMaritno

Coral Springs, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful hotel in and out. A great staff from the valet to the front desk. Fireplaces, yes two fireplaces are in the lobby with a Grand piano. A walk out the front door takes you to shops and restaurants on Las Olas Blvd. The rooms are elegant and the look over the intracoastal was perfect. The water taxi picks...

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Michael D, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Aquahealer, We appreciate the 5 star rating and review of your recent stay. Our lobby's fireplaces and Grand piano are just another great attribute of our hotel. We're very happy to hear you found your guest room elegant and that you were able to enjoy the great views of the New River. Next time you're in town, please stop...

McLean, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tasteful, large rooms, with all business conveniences en suite. We stayed in the new tower. Business-Luxury. Walking through the original hotel, enter bustling Las Olas Blvd with quaint boutiques, bakeries. Enjoy spa services(excellent) and relaxing river walks. Hardworking restaurant staff served delicious breakfast on the Boulevard. We felt a real sense of community with a competitive marathon running by. From...

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Michael D, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi ASHAY28, We're so honored to receive such a wonderful rating from you! Thank you for sharing your feedback with us, and the TripAdvisor community! We sincerely look forward to welcoming you back, and I will be sure to share your terrific review of your dining experience with our Food and Beverage Team! Safe travels, Michael DiMartino

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the best time at this hotel - from the extremely friendly check-in with Terry, to the beautiful room. Terry's service really set this hotel up for success in my eyes, and the amenities really follow up with that high standard. Thanks for a great experience, and I appreciate the free wi-fi!

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Michael D, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi yorios9312, Wow! Thank you so much for the 5 star rating! We are thrilled with your feedback, and are so pleased you enjoyed your birthday with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Riverside Hotel again soon and I will be sure to share your terrific review with Terry! Sunny Regards, Michael DiMartino

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a night at the Riverside hotel on Los Olas in Fort Lauderdale. The location is great for window shopping and centrally located. We chose it because it was only 15 minutes from the cruise ship that we were boarding following day. We stayed in the old wing which looks a little dated. Average size room with heavy,...

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Michael D, Guest Relations Manager at Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Anthony C, We appreciate your feedback and are so pleased to hear you found our location convenient and our accommodations clean and comfortable. Next time you're in the area, stop by and say hi! Sunny regards, Michael DiMartino

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Wild Sea
Wild Sea
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Riverside Hotel

Address: 620 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-2287
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: $199 - $460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riverside Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Riverside Fort Lauderdale
Hotel Style:
#11 Family Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#20 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#20 Romantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
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“Tower rooms can offer a lovely city view”
 of 5 bubbles sheryl901, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tower Block and Corner Suites”
 of 5 bubbles darrenj9, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tower room only!”
 of 5 bubbles angelamb37, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All views are great, East, South or West gets you a view of the intracoastal. You can't go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles Aquahealer, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room high up with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles fudgbug, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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