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The Riverside Hotel

#8 of 54 Hotels in Boise
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2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise, ID 83714 (Formerly Doubletree Hotel Boise - Riverside)
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Idaho
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107 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for a conference. The rooms are big and clean and my room had a large tub. Everything in the hotel was clean and the hot tub was nice. I loved that the greenbelt runs by the hotel so you can take nice walks. The hotel has several restaurants on site and Joe's Crab Shack was... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was planning a ceremony for my husband from a different state and had to rely on what the event coordinator was telling me. She did an AWESOME job in helping me make the event an outstanding event. The rooms were clean and spacious. The event room was just right for what we needed. The catering was good we had... More 

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Thank rwoodm
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting The Riverside Hotel to host your recent event. I am so glad to learn that you had a successful event and that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our Catering Managers truly are professionals and I am glad to hear that they helped to guide you in your planning. I am especially happy that you found... More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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671 reviews
176 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

located just off downtown, and beside the greenbelt, this is a nice cozy place. is a bit older but they have kept it in decent shape. rooms are large and spacious and well kept. have a decent on-sight breakfast, especially good for breakfast. staff is friendly and helpful.

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Thank jon s
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Jon s, Thank you for staying at The Riverside and thank you for taking the time to write a review. I like how you describe the hotel as a nice, cozy place to stay. I would think that is an accurate assessment of The Riverside. You are correct, the property is a bit older but that is part of... More 

Rockledge, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have lots of employees so they take really good care of you and take care of all your needs and everyone is really friendly and they have the best breakfast buffet or free breakfast made the way you want it's wonderful and Dale is a super great employee:) he took me to the store to get my prescriptions when... More 

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Thank Zana R
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Zana R. Thank you for your review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and I especially like to learn that you found all of the employees of The Riverside to be really friendly. I agree, Dale is a great employee. I am sorry you were injured but I am glad Dale was able to... More 

Olive Branch, Mississippi
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice accommodations. The room was nice and quiet, and it was also clean. The breakfast is off the charts! It is amazing, a great way to start the day! Cater a dinner for us upstairs in one of the meeting rooms. The food was excellent and the service was good as well. I would recommend it for anyone to... More 

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Thank Joel A
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Joel A., I am so happy to learn that you had a great stay at The Riverside. I do agree with you about the breakfast buffet. I am tempted everyday by the house made pastry and The Riverside maple-peppered bacon! Thank you for staying with us and thank you for writing a nice review. We hope to be able... More 

Portland, Oregon
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, great pool area, and outdoor bar on the river. Rooms are clean and very comfortable, but a little dated. The service is friendly and the weekend breakfast buffet is beyond expectations. Will definitely stay again

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Thank R H
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at The Riverside and thank you for writing a review. I read that you enjoyed the clean, comfortable rooms but felt they were a little dated. I am happy to tell you that we are busy remodeling and updating the rooms. I hope you will come back and stay again soon so you can experience the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Riverside was an overall excellent experience. From the room, the breakfast buffet and the front desk. Thanks to everyone at the Riverside, especially Christina Brakensiek. I will definitely be returning.

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Thank Warren B
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Warren B, I am so happy that you consider The Riverside to be the best hotel in Boise. That is certainly the position we strive for at our hotel. I do agree that Christina does an excellent job. We are lucky to have her as part of The Riverside team. I am especially glad to read that you will... More 

Lowman, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Riverside never fails to deliver! Friendly and helpful front desk staff {Thank you Christina Brakensiek!}, AWESOME rooms and the best breakfast buffet. This is the only place we stay when in Boise. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank Tom B
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Tom B. I am so glad that The Riverside is your favorite hotel in Boise. I am really happy that this is the only place you stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon. I am sure Christina will be here to greet you with a smile. More 

Meridian, Idaho
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Brian and Lishu made our Christmas brunch a very special experience for my wife, daughter, twin grandsons and my 95-year old father-n law. Our grandson is deployed by the US Air Force, so we decided to reserve Christmas brunch. Brian seated us perfectly for access to the brunch and Lishu was a wonderful server. Thanks, so much, to all of... More 

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Thank Edwin J
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review of your experience at The Riverside Brunch. I am always please to hear about good experiences and I am especially happy that our employees were able to make this special occasion nice for you. Brian and Lishu do a great job. We are lucky to have them as part of our... More 

Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

My husband and I decided to do a "staycation" in Boise and thought we'd give the Riverside a try. Needless to say, we were very pleased with our choice. First, the staff at check-in were very friendly and playful. Second, the shuttle driver, Forest, was sweet and accommodating. He took us downtown and then, when called, returned quickly to pick... More 

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Thank Rae P
KathyPidgeon, General Manager at The Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a review to let others know about the "fantastic" experience you had during your "staycation at The Riverside Hotel. It is always nice to have a little get away and I am glad that our staff helped you to enjoy your mini vacation. Forrest is a great representative of The Riverside and I am... More 

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