We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

River Inn Resort

Lot 142 Friday Drive, Thredbo Village, Kosciuszko National Park, New South Wales 2625, Australia
Hotel amenities
River Inn Resort
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deantrevelx Queenstown, New Zealand
Write a Review

117 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    15
    36
    26
    20
    20
See reviews for
35
25
5
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (23)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (117)
  • Mar-May only
    (18)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (60)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (27)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (12)
All months
Queenstown, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have spent the last 5 years traveling across the world staying at different ski resorts and I can honestly say I will not forget my stay here !!! I was looking for a week in the snow with a small traveller budget and I got all I could ask for and more !! on site ski hire (convenient and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canberra, Australia
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We stayed here twice over the last Australian ski season, due its proximity the the beginners slopes and it basically being ski in ski out. This is the only thing going for it, and we would stay here again for this reason (although we have booked other options for next season!). However, the staff were most disinterested, the food is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
NSW Australia
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
48 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We are a family of 4 (parents + 2 teens) and we enjoy an annual ski weekend in Thredbo. We chose the River Inn because we got a deal that allowed all 4 of us to stay in 1 room + ski hire + some meals. The use of the word "resort" is misleading as the River Inn is more... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Botany, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Terrible hotel ,badly managed I have stayed in better hostels.small rooms and thin walls,staff lazy and unmotivated the only mention of a manager was at after work drinks gathering.food bad and staff couldn't even replenish cereal boxes or plates but expected you to return your dirty dishes.300 buck a night not even worth 30 .River inn owners get some pro... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This property would probably suit more people than not, but for me it had more negatives than positives. As most people have mentioned the location is it's redeeming feature. The rooms were clean but the walls too thin - the family rooms need to be located in one area of the hotel and non families in the other - I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

If you don't mind paying good money and staying at a low budget backpackers lodge then be my guest. Unfortunately, I can only be more negative then positive for this "resort".. We only just recently stayed here and experience was average. The ski in ski out at Friday flats is probably the only thing going for this place. (Ski in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Highfields, Australia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

What is the best about River Inn is the proximity to the slopes. We recently stayed at River Inn with friends and our 3 children. For families, this proximity to the snow was excellent and we were able to enjoy drinks and meals straight after stepping off the slopes. Breakfast was included in our package and 2 meals which we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The River Inn is run by Oz Snow Adventures and we stayed there as part of a package with Oz Snow. All the Oz Snow Adventures staff were friendly and helpful, and made sure everything was arranged. Chris, our tour guide, was very patient and helpful. The food at the River Inn was plentiful and yummy, with full cooked breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canberra,ACT
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Check in was friendly but lazy, rooms were clean but not serviced the $300+ per person for 2 nights with trundle beds is not good enough,Trundle are for children if I wanted to sleep on the floor, I'd go camping! food that is included is on par with school camp food. Location is great for lift access. I Would only... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

I stayed there last weekend with 11 mates. Having skied all day on the Friday Amy at reception was cheerful really helpful getting us to our rooms. The place was tidy and clean, after all we were there to ski not stay in the rooms all day. Overall I was happy. Cheers #7

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

31 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (30)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (10)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (8)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question