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Riverside Hot Springs Inn

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   255 East Portneuf Avenue, P.O. Box 127, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Russ B Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Riverside Inn is 101 yrs old this year. Noted for Teddy Roosevelt's stay ....back in the day. This is a romantic hot spot with private soaker rooms in the basement. The food/restaurant is totally a shining star. Excellent dinner and breakfast... Old rooms and beds but very much worth the visit.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened across this hotel accidentally but were very glad later. We hadn't planned on stopping in Lava Hot Springs, but after seeing the name on a road sign we decided to take a little detour. After several long days of exploring and driving, it sounded like a good place to take a break. The hotel is full of charm... More 

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Bowling Green, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stately old brick Riverside Hot Springs Inn harkens back to the days when Teddy Roosevelt reputedly slept in what is now the Presidential Room (#200), where we spent two nights in November. On our return trip through Lava Hot Springs in December we reserved Guest Room #201, the room we had stayed in during our summer trip west. Both... More 

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62 reviews 62 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, I love old hotels. This is old. Quirky. Fun. What is good about this place: architecture, soft sheets, awesome private hot springs tubs in the basement. We took advantage of the couples massage and had a good soak before a relaxing massage. Yes, book the massage. It is worth it. The restaurant's offerings were also good. Crostini... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great hotel! A steal for your money. Wonderful full gourmet resturant, on site hot springs at no additional cost. Wonderful staff, full of history and a romantic get away. Will recommend to everyone!!

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Pocatello, Idaho
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I do love the history of this place beautiful wood work! All stairs though, no elevator so not for the physically limited. Quickly checked in signed up for hot tubs in basement, and ran and got some food. I was really taken aback by these hot tub rooms! Small dark room with tiny hot tub (no jets) room for one... More 

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HistoricRiversideInn, Owner at Riverside Hot Springs Inn, responded to this review

Dear Wild Violet, We always appreciate guest opinions, so thank you for submitting yours. We attempted to find you in our guest history, but were unable to do so. We even checked refunds as you indicated for a 2 month time period prior and post your arrival, and there were none and could not see that you were a guest.... More 

Boise, Idaho
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Margy and I enjoyed our stay at the Riverside immensely. We are grateful for the warm, gracious hospitality of your staff that assisted us, and made us welcome. On a bitter cold night, after a weary, exhausting day, your Inn was a most delightful respite. The room was so comfortable, restful, a safe haven in the night. The breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I have been going there for a few years we go three times a year it is our favorite spot to go and recharge. Staff is always very helpful I don't consider this just a Hotel to me and my wife this is a Resort Hotel! We love the private hot pools in the basement

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Driggs, Idaho, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The Riverside Hot Springs Inn is in renovation mode. However, it is fabulous. Very clean, beautiful and the staff is helpful, friendly and accommodating. The price is so right. We stayed on the third floor and it was quiet and comfortable. Beautiful bathroom. WE soaked in a funky hot tub outside at first, then after dinner we soaked in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We stay at Riverside Hot Springs Inn every month through the winter. The Rooms are clean, very nice. The staff is friendly and very helpful, they treat us like family. The hot pools are very comfortable and clean. We recommend The Riverside to any one who might want a weekend away from all the hassle of every day. It is... More 

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Address: 255 East Portneuf Avenue, P.O. Box 127, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
Location: United States > Idaho > Lava Hot Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Riverside Hot Springs Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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