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The Riverside Hotel

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Heber City, Utah
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I enjoyed the Bar and bar menu with live music. Excellent venue and good people coming in to chat with. Very accommodating all around. Too bad hot tub and pool was under construction . Would have been great with the GREAT fireplaces. Also had some issues with heating or something making a bit of noise all night long - sounded...

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Lowman, Idaho, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Awesome Hotel , the best in Boise! Service is always great and the room is so comfortable. Love the view of the river from the bed. Located in the heart of Boise right on the Boise River and next to the green belt and close to the new water park.

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Meridian, Idaho
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were having cabin fever so decided to stay a night at Riverside and enjoy the hot tub. Stay was very nice. Hot tub experience was excellent. Onsite resesturantf food selection was okay but didn't stand out. There was minimal food choices on the menu.

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Olive Branch, Mississippi
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Room was great and service was exceptional! Our party booked a banquet room upstairs and the dinner and service was great. It is the second time we have booked our banquet there - looking forward to doing it again next year! Epic breakfast!

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Maynard, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the rooms were clean,service was great .I would stay here again. wish there were more of a selection of things in the market. would stay here again. liked it food was great service was good.liked the room

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place to see high quality live music and stay the night at an affordable rate ($99). Please continue to offer these packages. The service, room, food and drink were all excellent. A great place to stay in winter and summer.

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Heyburn, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

i needed a recliner to be able to sleep and they couldn't accommodate me with this. i asked and all the could do for me was a straight back chair with a foot stool. Our VFW conventions are held there about every year but i was disappointed this time thanks for you inquiry

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KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I always like feedback from our guests as this is how we can improve. We really don't get a lot of requests for recliners but I do understand that some people need the recliner to sleep comfortably. We want all of our guests to be comfortable so we are investing in a couple of recliners....

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

I actually came to the riverside for the restaurant. It was not the best day, so I came looking forward to a good meal and great company. I was not disappointed at all! The food was wonderful, and the hospitality was by far the best part! Sara was our waitress and her kindness, smile, and laughter truly made our night!...

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KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

I am so happy that we could help cheer up your dreary day. We have certainly had enough days with no sunshine lately so I am glad that you made your own sunshine in our restaurant. I do agree that Sara is a very hospitable waitress. She always makes me smile as well. Please come back again when you need...

McCall, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic service from Joan at the front desk. The hotel and staff seem to improve every time we stay. The breakfast was delicious and room service excellent. the new thermostats work so much better and are greatly appreciated. Drivers on the shuttle service are not only efficient but offer great customer service. The chocolate chip cookies need some work--but great...

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KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

I love the title. That is exactly what we want to do at The Riverside..."Exceed Expectations." I am glad that you feel the hotel and the service improve every time. I agree, Joan does a great job. I hope we will see you again soon. We will continue to try to exceed your expectations.

Kuna, Idaho
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This New Years was the best we have ever had. Food was great and the celebration preparations were wonderful. We were not sure we would actually stay up till midnight but the fun was so contagious we danced until 1:00am. Thank you for such a great stay.

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KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

I am so glad to read that you started 2017 with us at The Riverside and I am glad it was a great start for you. I hope the entire year is prosperous and exciting for you and I hope you will spend some of it at The Riverside.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Riverside Hotel's riverfront location offers direct access to the Boise Greenbelt's 26-mile paved trail alongside Boise River. Our spacious guest rooms are decorated in a Contemporary style, including an ergonomic chair at an oversized desk featuring task lighting and an easy-access power source. Work with ease and efficiency from your room, utilizing two telephones with complimentary high speed internet. Guest rooms include one King or two Queen beds, most with courtyard or river views. Pet friendly, must be 21 and over to check in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Riverside Hotel

Address: 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise, ID 83714
Region: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range: $153 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Riverside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 303
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Also Known As:
Doubletree Boise
Boise Doubletree
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Boise
#6 Family Hotel in Boise
#9 Business Hotel in Boise
#9 Romantic Hotel in Boise
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“stayed on first floor.. very convenient; although far from center, restaurants but nice walk”
 of 5 bubbles CarolynK101, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great views of the river”
 of 5 bubbles crp22017, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the Boise River have great views”
 of 5 bubbles rong475, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best view--this was from the ground floor as there are no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles marjoriew794, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room as near to the lobby as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles 175alic, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
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