We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Riviera Inn & Suites

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Management photos
Riviera Inn & Suites
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

15 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 15: English reviews
A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This was a family fishing trip to break our "curse", we have been unable to catch any fish in a while! Curse was FINALLY lifted! Loved our stay! If we come back, we will definitely stay here. The staff was so nice and friendly and they spoke Spanish! ! The ONLY downfall was the bbq pits. They were missing parts...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed here a few months back for the first time. When Joseph was the manager. I was very pleased with my stay there. Josephs customer service was excellent. He really did a great job as manager. I was sent back down here again for work and noticed the "under new management "sign and thought uhoh that's not good. But...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank D. D
Reviewed 11 December 2014

So my fiance is in wind energy, and the baby and I (and the dog!) are blessed to travel with him. We stayed here from August to September 2014, end of summertime. The managers and staff here fulfill their duty to accommodate. Clean hotel, clean pool, free washer and dryer, pet friendly, nice big patio to barbeque, nearby gas and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank drozam
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Drozam, Thank you for sharing your stay experience at the Riviera Inn & Suites and providing us with an "Excellent" rating. The focus of the staff and I is to provide our guests with a positive stay in every way, and I am pleased that we could share our Traditional Texas Hospitality with you. I am glad you were...

Blooming Prairie
Reviewed 5 October 2014

It must be said that the Motel Manager, Joseph, did everything to accomodate and make my stay trouble free. I stayed from 08 May through 20 September (2014) during a wind turbine construction project I was a part of near by. The room was great, pool was great, maintenance services were great, maid service was great, and all at an...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank T-L-Baker-Pilot-Car
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear T-L-Baker-Pilot-Car, It was a pleasure for the staff and I to provide you with a "trouble free" stay during the five months that you were our guest. Our style of Traditional Texas Hospitality is just one more amenity that we provide to enhance our guests experience when staying with us. I will share with my staff your comments on...

Reviewed 5 October 2014

Hello my name is BJ and this place was very nice for a small town the rooms are clean management is very accommodating if there was a problem they where their to help in whatever way they could room services were great to they have free laundry and a pool on site I stayed from June of 2014 to September...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank BJReagan
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

BJ, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Riviera Inn & Suites and including us as "the best stay...in a small town". I am glad that we were able to provide you with quality accommodations at a "great price" and the amenities, i.e. free laundry, you needed during your four month stay with us. It...

Reviewed 3 October 2014

my boyfriend and I travel for his job so hotel living is something I know very well! I have to say this is the BEST place we have stayed EVER. management is great right when u walk in the door you are greeted with a smile! if you work for a big company chances are you get a discount! resort...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank brittany m
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Brittany M, Thank you for sharing your experience at our hotel and rating us as the "best ever". Safety and security are amongst our top priorities and I am pleased that you fell safe and comfortable during your stay with us while walking around or enjoying our clean and crystal clear swimming pool. I am happy that you are...

Staples, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Upon arrival the clerk was the most friendliest person I've ever met in a hotel/motel business. We have 2 small dogs that he also made friends with. Our room was large very clean and the pool was just as equally wonderful. Anybody traveling threw you should deffinatley give them a try. We were very impressed

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tamara A S
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We always like hearing that guests enjoy our Texas Style Friendliness and Hospitality and it was a pleasure having both you and your furry friends in our Pet Friendly hotel. Our clean and spacious accommodations, as well as our sparkling splash pool, are all intended to provide a wonderful stay for our guests. We look forward to having you as...

Galveston Island, Texas
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Great staff very clean rooms nice for hole family the pool is great wash and dryer area is clean and free extra large parking places the prices are very competitive been here for over 60 days and will be here for at least another 90 days . Have at least 6 other workers staying here as well all think the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bobp1958
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

bobp1958, We are pleased that you are enjoying your accommodations and the various hotel amenities that we provide. You are the first to mention our extra large parking spaces which are 30% wider than a regular parking space. The bigger spaces allow for easy in/out access for our guests and their vehicles, without being crowded by the vehicle parked next...

Riviera, Texas
Reviewed 30 June 2014

5 star Management & Staff @ a fraction of the price. I travel the Nation as a Wind Turbine Technician and The Riviera Inn & Suites, Riviera, TX is setting the bar high vs. the competitors I've stayed with. Expect to be greeted with a smile, and treated like a dignitary. The rooms are kept in outstanding condition, with perks...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jeffery T
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

JeffreyT, The staff and I thank you for the 5 star rating that you have given us. Providing Traditional Texas Hospitality and a good value to our guests is always amongst our top priorities. I am happy that you enjoyed our updated patio. Immediately after being renovated the patio became a popular place for our guests to "meet and greet",...

Pittsburg, Kansas
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Great place to stay. The people who own this place are awesome! So friendly & helpful they make you feel like family the moment that you walk thru the door and that isn't something that you find everywhere- my fiancé & I as well as several of our coworkers stay here on a regular bases and love this place! Rooms:...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Brittany_Ann4110
Joseph L, General Manager at Riviera Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Brittany_Ann110, We are glad that you found our staff to be "awesome". In my 30+ years in the Hospitality Industry I have never had a single customer at my hotels, but I have had hundreds of thousands of guests in our "home", that are indeed an extension of our family. It is good to see that you enjoyed your accommodations...

14 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Riviera
21.3 km away
Hampton Inn Kingsville
Hampton Inn Kingsville
#1 of 9 in Kingsville
170 reviews
23.6 km away
BEST WESTERN Kingsville Inn
24.2 km away
Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn
#6 of 9 in Kingsville
43 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
21.1 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kingsville
23.5 km away
Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge
#7 of 9 in Kingsville
45 reviews
34.3 km away
BEST WESTERN Garden Inn
BEST WESTERN Garden Inn
#1 of 4 in Falfurrias
32 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Riviera Inn & Suites is Riviera's home of Traditional Texas Hospitality, providing the lodging needs for the greater Sarita, Ricardo and Riviera, TX area. We are located on US Highway 77, just north of Texas Highway 285, and next to the Stripes Travel Center. We provide clean, comfortable accommodations which all include In-Room Coffee Service, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator and strong Wi-Fi Signal. Our Over-sized Parking Spaces are conveniently located right next to your room. Hotel amenities include a Seasonal Sparkling Splash Pool and Free Guest Laundry. Great fishing is at nearby Baffin Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riviera Inn & Suites

Address: 6232 S Highway 77, Riviera, TX 78379-3596 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn)
Region: United States > Texas > Riviera
Price Range: $73 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Riviera Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Odigeo and Travelocity so you can book your Riviera Inn & Suites reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Riviera Inn & Suites staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All the rooms are equally nice.”
  • View entering the main driveway from US-77.
  • Convenient and secure parking at your room door.
 of 5 bubbles T-L-Baker-Pilot-Car, 5 Oct 2014 | Read review
1 of 1
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay