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Windsor Riverside Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   333 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, Ontario N9A 5K4, Canada (Formerly Radisson Riverfront Hotel Windsor) (City Centre)
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Ranked #21 of 34 hotels in Windsor
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014
bensagle Waterloo, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Waterloo, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

This hotel is all about location, right across the road from the Detroit River, and the upgrade to a riverfront room was only ten dollars when I stayed. The room was a good value; very cheap, and nothing was technically wrong with it, however this hotel is by no means nice. The furnishings are cheap and plain; the RTU noise... More

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Calgary, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

We were extremely disappointed with the state of this hotel. We stayed at this hotel 2 years ago (when it was the Raddisson) and returning to see the current conditions was really sad. The room was dirty especially the bathroom ( I had to clean the toilet seat before using it). One of the beds was broken and almost fell... More

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Plymouth, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We had read some bad reviews and were shocked to arrive to find such a lovely, well-kept hotel! We enjoyed our stay there very much from Sat-Mon and will stay again. The bed was a sleep number and very comfortable, the view was great, it had a large closet and shower as well. We ate breakfast in their restaurant where... More

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DeKalb, Illinois, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I read some bad reviews, so I was a little weary, but when we arrived everything was perfect. The room was clean, the bed comfy, the staff nice. It's a perfect location to walk around the town and our room wasn't very expensive. The pool was clean with a great view and the hot tub is huge.

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Wheaton, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

This hotel used to be a Radisson . Seems like they have been hit by the economic downturn shops vacant adjoining mall only government offices now mostly empty shops at entrance way empty . But... the rooms have a great view of the Detroit river and Detroit skyline. The restaurant is actually the adjoining Hilton -not a bad breakfast at... More

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Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

The positive is the location. They are close to downtown Windsor. We ordered breakfast and the food was good. Negatives.. It is old and needs updating. The air conditioner was LOUD and we didn't get much sleep as it would turn off and on. This was amusing for a while but then was awful as we didn't get much sleep.... More

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London, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

We stayed at this hotel because we were going to a wedding in Windsor. We thought for the price that it should be a fairly nice place to stay. When we walked into the room, the first thing we noticed was the smell; it smelled like something had died in the room. While holding our breath we proceeded to enter... More

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Clinton Township, Michigan, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

My daughter and I booked a night at the Riverside Inn in Windsor, ON to watch the Detroit Fireworks. We had an excellent river view room and we were really close to the fireworks! We watched them from the comfort of our air conditioned room with no mosquitoes or crowds of people. The Hotel is nice. Staff is super friendly... More

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Livonia, Michigan
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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Stayed one night at riverside inn in June. The front desk check in was fast and friendly. Jennifer was so helpful, she mentioned other parking options (including some free street parking another block from the hotel's structure), knew where to go for late night snacks and beer. The room was clean but outdated. No bugs, no stray hairs. The bedding... More

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Guelph, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

I agree with Shalissa… we almost cancelled as well after reading some of the reviews on Tripadvisor but I've been staying at this property a few times a year from 1984 to 2011 and I've never had a bad experience. It was a Radisson when I stayed here last in 2011 and I was concerned that the change to the... More

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Address: 333 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, Ontario N9A 5K4, Canada (Formerly Radisson Riverfront Hotel Windsor)
Location: Canada > Ontario > Windsor > City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Windsor Riverside Inn 3*
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Also Known As:
Windsor Riverside Hotel Windsor
Radisson Windsor
Windsor Radisson
Windsor Riverside Inn Ontario

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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With its location just minutes from downtown Detroit and in Windsor's city centre area, the Windsor Riverside Inn is the perfect place to stay when visiting the Windsor/Detroit area. Our hotel offers guests a wealth of amenities, including a Indoor Pool, Fitness Centre & Business Centre. You will enjoy our hotel's location in the heart of the city, which offers stunning views of the Detroit River and skyline. We are minutes from the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel and Ambassador Bridge, as well as major corporate offices and area attractions.Spacious rooms at our hotel feature complimentary high-speed Internet, cable TV, a coffee maker with complimentary coffee/tea, hair dryer, iron/ironing board and an extra large working desk. Traveling with a pet? Our pet friendly hotel in Windsor offers pet friendly rooms at no additional charge. The Windsor Riverside Inn features an indoor pool, hot tub, sauna and Fitness Centre, as well as many other convenient amenities. Pick up a souvenir at the Yes Windsor gift shop, take the complimentary Caesars Windsor shuttle (Fridays and Saturdays) and stay connected to the office with free high-speed Internet.If you are looking to host a meeting or events in Windsor, look no further! With over 10,000 square feet of meeting space, an attentive staff, an ideal location and the added convenience of audiovisual equipment, our Windsor hotel near Detroit is the perfect venue for your event.The Park Terrace, our hotel's on-site restaurant, features a spectacular view of the Detroit River skyline and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The River Runner Lounge also serves food and drinks in a relaxing atmosphere, making it popular among both locals and visitors. We have been awarded a Three Key rating from the Hotel Association of Canada's Green Key Eco-Rating Program - recognizing us as a hotel that has taken significant steps to protect the environment. Strong environmental programs, best management practices, training programs and engineering solutions have been implemented which have benefited the environment and the local community. ... more   less 
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