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Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1800 Fairview Ave., Boise, ID 83702 (Formerly Doubletree Boise Downtowner)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had been assigned to work away from home and my experience here has been exceptional! Firstly I was greeted warmly by the front desk receptionist who after inquiring the length of my stay gave me a corner room with a great view and a balcony! It was bright and I opened the curtains every morning to let the sunshine... More

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Bellevue, Idaho
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I again stayed at the Red Lion Downtown in Boise ID and was greeted as always by a friendly face. Ben pointed out that they now have bikes that you can use FREE of charge for 2 hours. I needed to pick up a few things at the store and did not want to drive, since I had been in... More

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Hailey, Idaho
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again we had a great trip to Boise and staying at the Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner help make the trip enjoyable. We rode the bikes downtown and to the store which not only made the trip quicker (not having to drive in 5 o'clock traffic) but fun. We were able to watch tennis in our rooms now that... More

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Renton, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

checked in for 2 nights with family and found out that we were assigned a King bed room. three people in a King bed? we had requested for a two queen bed room since we had three people. was told no problem. Front desk said they do not have queen beds. finally got into a 2 double room and had... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had a fantastic stay at the Red Lion. The location is only a short drive to anywhere we wanted to go. They have FREE bike rental and FREE shuttle bus to the airport! We were checked in at the front desk by Patrick and he was extremely helpful and polite! Once we went in our room our friend... More

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Idaho
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel for more than 10 years. We like to visit on our wedding anniversaries and on date nights. We enjoy the little bar down stairs, Characters. Over the years this hotel has gone down hill in their service and facilities. We have had too many stays with problems that we have decided, after our 2... More

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Henderson, Nevada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beds, pleasant, helpful staff and good location. Money well spent. Within walking distance to greenbelt, downtown, river. Parks not too far away. Excellent breakfast buffet each morning. And we love that it's pet-friendly with a grassy relief area.

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RL828, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review on our property and your time with us. We value the input of all of our guests We appreciate you posting your positive review on Trip Advisor and recommending our hotel to others! Ken More

Morgantown, West Virginia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would stay at this hotel again. The price was good and the rooms were nice. The neighborhood is a little sketchy but still walkable to downtown. The restaurant had good food. It isn't the nicest hotel in town but probably the best for value.

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RL828, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to comment about your stay with us as your feedback is important when providing our guests excellent service. We value you as a guest and we are always looking for ways to enhance our guest experience. We do hope that we will have the opportunity to serve you again in the near future. More

Région Parisienne
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, GREAT amenities (indoor swimming pool, 24hr fitness center, free business center, etc), convenient location, very nice hotel altogether. Excellent value. Note: parking lot has a security guard from 11:00pm, so if it very secure.

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RL828, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments regarding our staff and amenities. We appreciate you posting your support on Trip Advisor. More

Boise, Idaho
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is not downtown. Be prepared for an 8-10 block walk to downtown Boise (or really anything of significant interest besides the strip club to the north or the non-family friendly tavern to the south). We considered bringing our bikes but was told there really were no facilities to store them safely overnight. We could take them to the... More

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RL828, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

I am truly sorry that you had a less than perfect stay. I have shared your concerns with our Housekeeping Manager; she is investigating which room attendant was responsible for cleaning your room. Additional training will occur immediately. Once again I apologize for the issues during your stay. I hope that you will give us another try and allow us... More

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Address: 1800 Fairview Ave., Boise, ID 83702 (Formerly Doubletree Boise Downtowner)
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Location: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner 3*
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