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Rio Sands Lodge

205 State Highway 12, Rio Vista, CA 94571-1434
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Rio Sands Lodge offers 22 rooms, each equipped with a mini-fridge, microwave, and coffee pot. We have a pool, plenty of parking, smoking and non-smoking rooms are available.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Vending machine
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
BBQ facilities
Outdoor pool
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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Room features
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Interconnected rooms available
Coffee / tea maker
Extra long beds
Bath / shower
Clothes rack
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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1960’s vintage hotel. Only hotel in town. Furnishings dated and worn. Tiny sink. Floor and carpet need cleaning. Heater loud and mounted high so hot air stayed near ceiling. WiFi VERY slow. TV cable does work well.
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Close motel in Rio Vista to stay at and not have to travel a distance to get too. Clean room, quiet. We were unable to use the pool, closed for repair, disappointed, as we had no notice. Also, would like an iron and ironing board in the rooms.
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I had room #1 and it was great. It was large and well maintained with fresh paint on the walls. The bed was not as good as my own at home but I slept fine. And it was close to several good restaurants. And a short drive to the boat launch.
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This motel is ok, but toward the bottom end of “acceptable”. + double-pane windows work well to keep road noise out. + pet friendly, no charge; grassy area for doggy needs. + King bed (room #2) was comfortable. + Room is large, with desk. Desk chair is wood & not very comfy, though. + large upholstered chair + Fridge & Microwave, in-room coffee + McDonalds & convenience store are walking distance, but only if you can RUN across the highway. No stoplight, stop sign or crosswalk. +. There is actually an old downtown with shops and a few restaurants! 32” flat-screen TV has good picture but is hard to use (2 remotes) w/limited channels + As It’s the only hotel/ motel within 12 miles, it ain’t bad. Now, the not-so -great: - bathroom has no soap dish, so you set it on the sink top. - no shampoo supplied. - shower never got hot enough to need cold water added. - not inexpensive at $95. Better places for less in Stockton/Lodi. Overall, my wife, who is a Hilton kind of gal, was not unhappy. ‘Nuf said.
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We to a wedding on the Delta and needed a room that is pet friendly. Rio sands was the closest and the reviews were so so. The Pergo type flooring-in rm #18 was dirty. Not cleaned from the last tenant staying there. Walking around bare foot in the room, your feet are black. The shower is very small. About 30” square I’d say. There was a small fridge and microwave. The building is very dated but there is grass so your pets do have a place to go. Won’t recommend to friends
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$120 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesCaliforniaRio Vista
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Frequently Asked Questions about Rio Sands Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Rio Sands Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Rio Vista Museum (0.3 miles), Re:church (0.7 miles), and RioVision Gallery (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Rio Sands Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Rio Sands Lodge?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Rio Sands Lodge?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Rio Sands Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Rio Sands Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tortilla Flats, Burgerlicious, and Foster's Bighorn.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Rio Sands Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Rio Sands Lodge located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.3 miles away from the center of Rio Vista.
Are pets allowed at Rio Sands Lodge?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Rio Sands Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Are there any historical sites close to Rio Sands Lodge?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Grand Island Mansion (9.3 miles).