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River Street Inn

10009 East River St, Truckee, CA 96161
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Roseville, California
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11 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

The only reason that River Street Inn is getting two stars rather than one is because the bed was comfortable. We stayed in the suite which was quite spacious, but rather dusty with large cobwebs in most corners of the bedroom. It felt like it had been a forgotten room. The noise, however, of the passing and honking trains throughout... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

My family and I recently stayed at this B&B. The room was small, but nice. The location was in historic downtown Truckee, and very close to Donner Tahoe. My only complaint was that breakfast had a late start. Most people that visit this area in the winter like to hit the slopes early, so having breakfast service start at 9:00... More 

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Pismo Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We rode the train up from Sacramento to Truckee to see all the great snowfall we've had this winter. The River Street Inn is literally located just a 5 min walk away from the train station in Truckee. For one night it cost a little over $200. Not a bargain considering the that advertised flat screen TV in our room... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

We loved the historic building and the location right in Truckee; we walked to dinner and all around town. The owners are very friendly and accommodating. The living room area is wonderful for hanging out and the continental breakfast is delightful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

After years of staying at the Truckee Hotel for my wife's birthday we decided to shake it up and try some place different. That place ended up being the River Street Inn, and we couldn't have been more pleased. From the first time when one of the owners opened the front door for us, to our last day when her... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Horrible!! No heat. Space heater in rooms. No one up front to help you out. Loud music from the bar downstairs. You can hear the guest in other rooms conversations. Wood floors that creak. Paid over $200 for no sleep and being cold. Never again!! Plus they wouldn't let me have 30 more min to check out. What kind of... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

The people who run this Inn are lovely, with two fine young sons "helping out" by being friendly and courteous to guests; so I wanted to give the place kudos. However, instead I will offer a few caveats. It's nobody's fault that "on the river" is a misnomer during this drought in California -- the poor little Truckee Trickle can... More 

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San Rafael, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

It was not possible to have less interest in us....and this combined with a grim breakfast and an poorly maintained facility gives this property two stars...as a gift. We seemed to interrupt the owners who were at the bar having lunch...and were kindly shown the room...we ordered a rollaway bed for a child and the room was so small that... More 

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Beijing
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51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I spent one night here during a long stay in Truckee with our extended families and it was lovely. We chose it on location alone, and while some of the previous reviews gave me pause after I made the reservation, we loved it! There is nothing "hostel-like" about it. The room is adorable, the bed super comfortable,... More 

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Big Sur, California
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We wondered a bit when we drove up but from the moment we entered, we were charmed. This is a historic hotel and thus has all the character and ambience that makes you immediately comfortable and wanting to move in for an extended stay. Our spacious room had an oldish 4-poster bed, really comfortable, and a claw-foot tub. Some paint... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about River Street Inn

Address: 10009 East River St, Truckee, CA 96161
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range: $186 - $515 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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