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El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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“the river”(164 reviews)
“an older hotel”(47 reviews)
“breakfast buffet”(64 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at the El Tropicano while my husband was taking airbrush art classes there. Let me say...this place is fabulous!! It’s right on the Riverwalk where you can walk to the restaurants and shops. The hotel is older but very well maintained. The pool...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed yesterday

I was here on business and stayed 2 nights. Although dated, the rooms were clean, bar and restaurant were good as well. Very quiet and on not busy section of Riverwalk. You can get the boat taxi. Room was very reasonable. I would return and...More

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful staff!! Suite was VERY LARGE and comfortable!! We will definitely stay here again! Beautiful quiet location, and easy to get to popular locations. Lots of restaurants close by. Large (for a suite) kitchen with mini fridge, microwave, and Kurig coffee maker were a definite...More

Thank K3410XFelizabethh
Reviewed 1 week ago

What I liked best about El Tropicano was the unique architecture of this 1960s hotel. There is a sweeping staircase that leads up to the pool. The walls are decorated with themed South American masks and pictures. The 60s style furniture brings out the feel...More

Thank IGoVacations
Reviewed 1 week ago

The girls at the coffee bar where the only saving grace. AC was not always working, TV worked partially, no service for many chanels for 8 days, no sound. Pool was dirty, plus there are not enough lounge chairs. Bulbs missing in bathroom, mold on...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$80 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (343)
Room & Suite (114)
Pool & Beach (22)
Dining (1)
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Kim B
February 22, 2018|
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Response from Tim R | Property representative |
Yes we have already started heating the pool and it is ready to go. Ricky and Speedy are still doing well in the Aviary. We'll see you soon.
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JimmyJ4280
June 28, 2017|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
With a reservation, credit card, I don't see why not. But call and ask for a final answer.
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sandyw10
March 23, 2017|
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Response from Tim R | Property representative |
4pm
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"River walk side is nice and quiet."
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"Get a balcony room for the view, or poolside for convenience."
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"Be smart, stay somewhere else...."
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"select a room on lower floor to enjoy the river view. it is worth it."
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