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Riverside Hot Springs Inn & Spa

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The Riverside Hot Springs Inn & Spa is a historic, full service adult boutique hotel, spa, restaurant & lounge located in downtown Lava Hot Springs, ID. Features: 18 guest rooms, onsite hot mineral springs & massage therapy by reservation, the acclaimed Portneuf Grille & Lounge (reservations highly recommended) which is open nightly for dinner, meeting facilities, free wifi & complimentary breakfast vouchers for our onsite Café & A'more. The Riverside features 24 hour staffing and service. The hotel is located within 2 blocks of the Foundation hot mineral soaking facilities.
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Bar/Lounge
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Golf Course
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a fantastic two days at this beautiful historic hotel, my husband and I celebrated our 22nd anniversary, and lava hot springs is our go too place and we always wanted to stay at this hotel, they were always full. So excited they had...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Whaley57
Response from Gail P, Owner at Riverside Hot Springs Inn & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for such a nice note and review. We are so pleased that you shared your anniversary with us! We so look forward to having you stay with us next year! Sincerely, The Staff at the Riverside Hot Springs Inn & Spa Portnuef Grille...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The Riverside was wonderful, every aspect, from the front desk managers to the chef and wait-staff. Very quaint and comfortable with private hot springs and excellent massage. They even provide towels and robes. The restaurant and chef are terrific. They've also started a new wine...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank ljh_cfh
Response from HistoricRiversideInn, Manager at Riverside Hot Springs Inn & SpaResponded May 22, 2018

Thank you for your review and we are excited to hear that you enjoyed our new Wine Tasting event! Our staff works hard on providing the best customer service we can offer and are pleased to hear your good review on our staff. We strive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start. Regardless of what they say they are far from high quality. The bedding feels cheap and the beds are hard. They use portable A/C and heater units that take up any little bit of space left in the small room. You can...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Gail P, Owner at Riverside Hot Springs Inn & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dakota, We are sorry to hear that you experience was unpleasant and not to your expectations and that apparently there was miscommunication in the reservation of your second night. The staff was trying to address the matter, but unfortunately according to bystanders and the...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This place is great wonderful wonderful staff, totally welcoming and sweet!! Definitely going back every year! Definitely eat at the restaurant most delicious prime rib on Saturday nights!! Fresh towels and robes..!! Felt very very comfortable for being an old hotel!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Holly W
Response from Gail P, Owner at Riverside Hot Springs Inn & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Holly for your review. We appreciate it and are glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you stay with us again!

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We arrived several hours early, and were very grateful that they let us check in. The people were super friendly and helpful. I expected the Hotel to be old and creaky, and I wasnt disappointed. It is a neat old place. The part that really...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Phil S
Response from Gail P, Owner at Riverside Hot Springs Inn & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Phil, We are glad we were able to accommodate your early check in and that the staff was very helpful for you. In regards to our Hot Springs, they are in our immediate future plan to remodel. We look forward to seeing you again...More

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DarlenePitts55
June 12, 2017|
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Response from Gail P | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for selecting to dine at the Portneuf Grille & Lounge! Yes, we do recommend a reservation. You may call 208-776-5504. We look forward to seeing you!
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SilvianeS
March 7, 2017|
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Response from Gail P | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry about our breakfast. The answer is yes. We serve a Continental breakfast daily, with a larger array of menu items on the weekend. Weekdays our breakfast is served from 6am-11am in the hotel... More
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Room Tips
"Choose corner room with two windows if possible"
elleno814
Oct. 10, 2018
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"Newly remodeled rooms on the front side of the building are gorgeous."
484KellyL
Jul. 13, 2018
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"Our room was on the 3rd floor, overlooking the river. Super quiet. The Teddy Roosevelt room would be fun..."
B4110DKlorig
Jul. 1, 2018
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"Make sure to eat at the restaurant on the bottom floor"
jackcelliottje
May 17, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$79 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesIdahoLava Hot Springs
NUMBER OF ROOMS
18
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