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River Dance Lodge

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7743 Highway 12, Syringa, Kooskia, ID 83539
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35% off of regular rates
River Dance Lodge

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kingston, Idaho
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Lochsa one day whitewater raft trip. It was amazing!! Our guide, Sam was not only knowledgeable with his skills, but he was so informative on the history in the area. He was a lot of fun and made the experience so worth while. Our accommodations were so beautiful and clean. All the staff was friendly and helpful... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this great review! We are so glad that you had such a great time on the Lochsa with ROW and that your experience at the Lodge was such a good one. We really enjoyed having you with us and hope to see you back again soon! Sincerely, Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights at River Dance Lodge while in the area for a wedding. We very much enjoyed the cabins; everything was clean, cozy, and comfortable. The hot tubs included with every cabin was a definite plus. The staff there was wonderful, and the location absolutely cannot be beat if you're looking to get away from it all and... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy that the weekend was a great time and getaway for everyone in your group and that you enjoyed your stay here. Thank you as well for the feedback on breakfasts. While we also provide a couple of meat options on our buffets in addition to those listed, it helps to hear... More 

Spokane, Washington
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45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

River Dance Lodge is smack dab in the middle of Idaho wonderfulness. In this emerald valley, rivers run cold and fat salmon make impossible leaps to ancient spawning grounds. It’s a place young men and women gravitate to from across the nation just to wait tables or sit at the back of raft and shout, “Forward! Stop!” to greenhorns like... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Linda, Thank you for giving us a glimpse into your experience at the Lodge and on the Lochsa. We so appreciate this beautiful write-up! It was a delight to have you and your husband here as our guests and each of us enjoyed visiting with you both during your stay. We hope to have you back with us again... More 

Bountiful, Utah
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The scenery is beyond belief -- so remote and unpopulated. We glamped in the beautiful and comfortable tents. The beds were heavenly. The composting toilet was incredibly clean. The clawfoot tub on the back deck was pure heaven under the stars with the sound of the creek in the background. It's well worth the trek to get there and the... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this glowing review! We are happy that your experience at River Dance Lodge was so positive and refreshing! Thank you for being our guest - we enjoyed having you with us and hope to see you back again soon! Sincerely, Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

Stateline, Nevada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can't say enough about the hospitality that River Dance Lodge afforded us while we were there! It was our first time in Idaho and it won't be our last! From the moment we arrived Rachel and her whole family made us feel so welcome! The location alongside the Middle Fork Clearwater River is peaceful and serene. We did the... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Jeff, We're happy to hear that you had such a great time here in Syringa. Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review. We really enjoyed having you with us and hope to see you back again. Sincerely, Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough good things about the River Dance Lodge. First and foremost the staff was INCREDIBLE. Rachel, Jin and Greg take obvious pride in the food and facilities and really gave us personalized attention. We also rafted with Row Adventures for 2 days and the guides are some of the best that we've ever had. Chris, Brian, Sam... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Kate, Thank you for this wonderful review! It was really nice meeting you and your husband and friends. It was a treat to have you as our guests! I'm glad that you had such a great time here. We look forward to seeing you back again in the future. Sincerely, Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

Rhyl, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed in one of their small cabins for a night prior to doing a rafting trip with row adventures. the lady at check in was friendly and helpful, and her male partner showed us up to the cabin and showed us the amenities. the cabin had two bedrooms and a sleeper sofa in the small living area. also a bathroom... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay here, the food and your time rafting the Lochsa River! I hope that we will have the privilege of having you with us again! Thank you for staying at River Dance Lodge. Sincerely, Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

Post Falls, ID
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our large group of 40 stayed over the weekend for a 1 day rafting trip. The Paddler cabin was a fantastic option with plenty of space to hold the 7 adults we had in our one cabin; it could have actually slept two more. It was clean and stocked with basic necessities to prepare meals on the bbq outside. The... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this lovely review! It was great to have you and your group with us and we are happy that it was such a fun time on the Lochsa and getting together at the resort. We hope to see you back again soon! Thank you for staying with us, Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

Pullman, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great experience at River Dance Lodge for a 2-night weekend trip away. Easy and flexible to book with Ryan Moore at ROW Adventures. They were very accommodating with us missing dinner/our late arrival and adjusted package price accordingly. Greeted by Rachel and her husband who are both very kind. They showed us the "features" of our glamping... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this detailed review! I'm happy that you had a great time and enjoyed the hospitality here - we really enjoyed having you with us! I hope that we will see you back again soon. Thank you for staying with us! Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

Lodi, California
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45 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in here for one night on our family trip to Idaho, the only problem we had was that we didn't get to stay here longer. To start, the setting is beautiful. Highway 12 through Idaho is unbelievable and this lodge sits just across the highway from the Middle Fork of the Clearwater River. The grounds are maintained exceptionally... More 

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Peter G, Manager at River Dance Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review! We enjoyed having you with us and look forward to a longer visit next time. We hope that you enjoyed your time in Idaho and had a nice trip back home. Thank you for staying with us! Rachel ~ Lodge Manager More 

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