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Highway 75, PO BOX 192, Stanley, ID
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here a number of times and always found it quiet and peaceful. The creek side north building has a great two story deck with a BBQ for grilling. Each room has a small kitchenette so you can bring your own food and enjoy the view while dining. I have never had a meal in town that stood... More

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice little hotel in the mountains of Idaho. The town of Stanley is located at over 6,000 feet above sea level and has only about 63 year-round residents. My hotel room had two Queen beds and was located in the Sawtooth building. It was very clean and had good amenities. It also had both a front... More

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Northwich, Cheshire
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a riverside room and it was cosy, clean and the view from the deck was wonderful. In the evening we sat with a bottle of wine and watched the cattle grazing and eagles soaring, the river flowing gently by. What a lovely setting off morning coffee as well! Frank was very helpful suggesting places to eat and places... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We reserved our room about a month in advance. Since it was in advance, we basically prepaid for the room two weeks prior to arriving which was no big deal for us. On the day of arrival, we got caught in a downpour. We were attempting to park our motorcycles when the owner came out & told us he had... More

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Tampa, Florida
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16 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First of all there is no Hyatt or Marriott in or near Stanley. If you desire high comfort stay in Ketchum or Sun Valley ~1hour south. That being said the RM can't be beat for its location . Patti and Frank are helpful and responsive. The hydrogen sulfide ( rotten eggs smell) from tap is not in their control but... More

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Glen Allen, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My husband and I had a room for two nights and upon settling in noticed a bad odor that we attributed to mold and mildew. There was also a leak in the toilet that we felt didn't get fixed properly. We spoke to the owner about it and he refused to move us or refund our money. We ended up... More

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Riverside-Frank-Mgr, Manager at Riverside Motel, responded to this review

Our priority here at The Riverside is the safety, comfort and enjoyment of our registered guests. For this reason, after personally investigating this individual's complaints regarding the plumbing and odors, I requested the assistance of the Sheriff's Deputy and Fire Department. Our First Responders are trained to detect, evaluate, and deal with issues involving human safety safety and well-being. Although... More

Eastbourne, England
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187 reviews 187 reviews
94 hotel reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Stanley is a very small town in the midst of the Sawtooth mountains. The hotel is right by the river. Our room gave access to a shared balcony with views across the river to open farmland and the mountains beyond. The room was clean, comfortable and spacious with a kitchen with full stove and microwave with plenty of pots and... More

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Lancaster, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My wife and I stay with the Riverside Motel each time we go to Stanley and we cannot express enough the graciousness and courtesy we get every year. The owners have become friends and staying in the rooms at the motel are like staying in a home away from home. If you travel through Stanley, Idaho and want to stop... More

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Monticello, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

In mid-June, we stayed for 5 nights on the second floor, directly above the Salmon River. The back door opens to a deck, with spectacular views of the Sawtooth Mountains and cattle ranches. Extremely clean and welcoming décor with rustic pine walls and furnishings that gave the room a cabin-like, Western feel. Despite night-time temps in the low 30's, we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We had a great stay with our family of 4. We stayed in the cabin across the street and loved it. Very cute and comfortable. Had an issue with blowing a fuse in the bathroom and he came over immediately to fix it. Kitchenette had everything you would need. They request we wash dishes so we didn't use much as... More

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Address: Highway 75, PO BOX 192, Stanley, ID
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Location: United States > Idaho > Stanley
Number of rooms: 285
Also Known As:
Riverside Hotel Stanley
Riverside Motel Stanley, Idaho

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