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Riviera Shores Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   34642 Pacific Coast Highway, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624-1301
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
tk4456 Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There were many positives: Nice balcony, beach view, good location, nice bathroom with good towels, good internet connection, and friendly staff. But there are negatives: Ants in the kitchen area of the room (they did quickly come and spray when we let them know), a strong mildew odor in the room, a concierge call to a restaurant many hours after... More

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goodyear,az
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the Riviera Shores Resort and were very happy with the amenities. Everthing you needed, full kitchen, everything you need for the bathroom, a TV in the living room & Bedroom and even a Weber gas BBQ on the patio . It was with an ocean view but the downside was that it is located right on... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, infant daughter and I stayed in the 1 bedroom unit for two nights booked through priceline. I was very pleased with the full living room and kitchen. When you travel with a baby you bring a lot of stuff and we had plenty of room. They provided a crib at no charge which was refreshing compared to other... More

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Dana Point, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I enjoyed my stay! Its an older beach hotel, I personally like the older hotels, theirs some charm and history here. Great location, nice staff, good breakfast. right across from beach. Great biking trails right their

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Santa Clarita, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Very disappointing if you look for a resort type stay. Although booked way in advance we were assigned a room facing the back meaning facing a huge retaining wall. Not a place were you want to have a glass of wine and relax on the balcony. The room had all the things advertised but it was so dark and depressing;... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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141 reviews 141 reviews
22 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

You can tell that this is a great up and coming Resort. The bad: When we pulled into the parking garage, there was not ONE sign as to where to go for check in. This got a bit frustrating as we walked all over searching before we finally found it, about a block down the road! MUST POST SOME SIGNS!!... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This is not your type of place if you want a beautiful view, and a peaceful environment. Sitting on the balcony and enjoying just the sounds of the ocean and kids playing on the beach will not happen here. While the speed-line train does go by multiple times a day, it is usually pretty quick to pass by in less... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

7 days 6 nights. Large 2br 2ba with full kitchen, living room and full dining area, new appliance (convection microwave oven) gas grill on private patio Beach across the street, bikes for rent. Along pacific coast highway easy access to IH5.

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massachusetts
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

My husband and I flew across country to spend our 36th anniversary in sunny California on a time share exchange. Opened the door to our unit at Riviera Shores to face a dirty retaining wall! Spoke to the manager and was told no openings elsewhere and that they would call us during the week to change our space.. Of course... More

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diamondresorts, Manager at Riviera Shores Resort, responded to this review

We regret to hear of your dissatisfaction with your recent room’s view. Our team is certainly never happy to hear that a guest is not satisfied with every aspect of their stay. We sincerely apologize that we were unable to accommodate your request for a new room, as we are subject to the availability at the time of your stay.... More

Derby, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Booked a one night stay here but it would've been great for much longer. A great room with two bedrooms, a pull out double sofa bed in the large lounge, dining area and a sizeable well-equipped kitchen. Also a balcony. All in perfect condition. The only negative thing to mention is that location near Highway 1 and the railway. This... More

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Address: 34642 Pacific Coast Highway, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624-1301
Location: United States > California > Capistrano Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Riviera Shores Resort 3*
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