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Rio Sierra Riverhouse

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41997 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Awesome place! We are a family of 5. Mom & Dad & 3 kids (6,8,10) We stayed in the Master Room #1. Mars the proprietor is amazingly sweet and very knowledgeable. The rooms face the river and we went swimming after a hot day in Sequoia National Park. BEWARE THERE ARE LEACHES IN THE RIVER! Harmless but creepy.... Great place... More 

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Norwalk, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

I'm so glad I celebrated my birthday in Rio Sierra River House in Three Rivers with my family and brother. I booked the Panorama Room because I loved spacious kitchen. Mars, the owner is very hospitable and accommodating she offered us an extra cot in the room and for my brother to stay in the Garden Room for FREE. Overall... More 

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2 Thank Gemma I
Palos Verdes Estates, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

As we drove past the Rio Riverhouse on our way up the mountain, I had my doubts. I reminded myself of all the wonderful reviews and remained sure with our decision. When we returned from seeing the giant Sequoia forest (words cannot describe how amazing it is), we were greeted by Mars. She is so warm and welcoming like the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We were part of a wedding party who took over the entire property. We stayed in the Panorama Room which has two large double beds, en suite bathroom and large kitchen/dining area on mezzanine floor. It served as the hub/congregating area for the stay and was well equipped with large fridge freezer, cooker and dishwasher. Spotlessly clean, room serviced each... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Rio Sierra really is oen of the best options in the valley. Hamper your expectations of all as you are here to experience nature at its finest. Behind the hotel was a river which we bathed in (towels provided) and a firepit every night which we cozied up to with a glass of wine to finish the days adventure. Overall... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We had a lovely two nights in this great place. It is quirky and stylish and the owner an staff were so helpful and welcoming. The river is right in the grounds with places to swim. There are great places to rest and relax - special mention to a hammock in a shaded spot. Nice places to eat nearby so... More 

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Eatonville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

You will not find a better location in Three Rivers. When you step out the door it's about a 20 foot walk to the bank of the river. It's a very beautiful and relaxing setting. Every night they have a free smores roast on an open firepit near the river bank. The only negative is that it's not a true... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We booked two nights at Rio Sierra and were sorry not to be there longer. The setting is beyond idyllic nestling riverside along a swift moving rapids winding their way over and around smooth boulders. It is quiet and lovely and Mars is a wonderful and thoughtful host. If you are on your way to a hiking trip in the... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This place has extremely cosy ambiance, it is almost like you have your own cottage house by the river. We found the staff of the hotel very helpful too. Some extras offered by the hotel justify the high price - fireplace by your apartment is always awaiting you in the evening, smores are offered by welcoming hosts, a lot of... More 

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sunnyvale, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We (family of 4 + kid) stayed at the master suite over a weekend. Pros: Beautiful location Well thought out amenities - hammock, shaded places with chairs laid out throughout the property Friendly staff Evening fire and Smores :) Cons: We stayed at the master suite that was advertised as sleeping 4-6, but it had only 1 master bedroom and... More 

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