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Hotel Riverton

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Stora Badhusgatan 26, Gothenburg 411 21, Sweden
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Ranked #17 of 65 hotels in Gothenburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were excited about the 'The Riverton View' restaurant however this was closed for the entire weekend with no explanation or apology. My partner booked a "double room" via a third party booking website. When we arrived we were told we had to pay extra if we wanted a double bed, otherwise 2 singles would be provided. We reluctantly accepted... More

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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been staying there several times a year for the last few years. Always a professional welcome, rooms are up to date and the Sky Bar is great for evening gatherings. Breakfast is very relaxed (none of the usual checking your room number as if you might be a passing stranger blagging a free meal!), They have a variey of meeting... More

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Belfast,Northern Ireland
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41 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have stayed at the Riverton several times on business over the years, but in recent times they seem to have improved things considerably. The revamped reception area is very spacious and welcoming and the staff friendly. Had a comfortable twin room which was spotlessly clean and that includes the wet room which is very stylish. The large multi-channel TV and... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed for a night, with our kids of 7 and 10. The hotel is central (only around the corner from the main pedestrian shopping area and 15 minutes walk to the Opera house and Maritiman museum - highly appreciated by our children), nicely decorated, with a convenient parking just in front and, although there are some repair works... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I spent six days in Gothenburg and we booked a Superior Double room at Hotel Riverton. I can write lots of positive things about the hotel, the staff was absolutely nice, the breakfast was delicious and it was varied. The room itself was very clean and nicely equipped (hair-dryer, iron, iron-board, TV, we also had free wi-fi)... More

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Tampere, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked a twin room, but our beds were so close to each other that the room was practically a double room. It wasn't possible to push the beds apart, which was a disappointment. The room was cramped, and it was strangely difficult to find the main door of the hotel when entering the hotel for the first time.... More

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Cork, Ireland
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had planned to stay for 3 nights but left after 2. I know it was middle of summer, but with temperatures less than 30c, it seem that the heat rises through the building during the day to upper floors and Sky bar. Staff were good and helpful, but no refund for night we cancelled, even with 24 hours notice, as... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good hotel and excellent service. I would return. Room very nice and modern and quiet - it was hot overnight as no aircon. Breakfast was excellent. Great location, easy walk to everything including old town and restaurants. Recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really great breakfast, clean and fresh rooms, comfortable beds, great location. Perfect view from the skybar. Walking distance to Järntorget and all restaurants at Linnégatan, walking distance to the Way Out West-festival.

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Riverton in July 2014 for 3 nights and really enjoyed our stay. Although there are road works going on outside this did not detract from our stay. The staff were friendly, professional and helpful. The room was clean and well appointed, although air conditioning would have been welcome in the very hot weather.... More

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Address: Stora Badhusgatan 26, Gothenburg 411 21, Sweden
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Location: Sweden > West Coast > Vastra Gotaland County > Gothenburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riverton 4*
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Hotel Riverton is a four star hotel in Gothenburg with 180 rooms, two restaurants and one Sky Bar. The Riverton Hotel also offers one of Gothenburgs largest conference facilities featuring 18 conference rooms and a studio designed for videoconferences in High Definition.Hotel Riverton is located in the city centre of Gothenburg, by the river Göta, 15 minutes walk from the central station. You will find the Opera, the casino, the shopping street Kungsgatan and Stena Line within walking distance from the hotel.Welcome to Gothenburg and Hotel Riverton! ... more   less 
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