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Sandpoint, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We usually stay elsewhere downtown Boise, but our favorite hotel has priced itself out of our market. Trying the Red Lion, we were pleasantly surprised. Nice clean rooms workout room and pool adequate, bar was inviting, offered rides to and from downtown restaurants!!!!! I would stay here again!

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Highland Park, Illinois
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54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here over a weekend and the place was packed with weddings and drag queen(?) convention. Even with all the hub bub they made our stay very pleasant and enjoyable. We enjoyed all the activity in the hotel and did not have any noise problems at all. The staff was friendly and accommodating. Even with, what I would think,... More 

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. Thanks for sharing your comments both positive and negative regarding your stay. We are so glad that you found the staff friendly and accommodating. It is nice to hear that you did not encounter... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every Year I am bringing in a large group of Belgian motorbikers and the Red Lion is as well the starting point as the final hotel of our roundtrip. Every time I am pleased with the friendly staff and the help they provide us in little things such as airport shuttle. Nice rooms and I am looking forward to my... More 

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Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We value the input of all of our guests. We are so pleased to hear the you found the staff friendly and the shuttle accommodating. We look to seeing you and your group year after year. Thank you for staying with us. Beth Mathieson Front Office... More 

Milwaukee, WI
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When checking in we asked for two connecting rooms. The front desk staff said no problem and checked us in to 2 rooms on the second floor. When up to the rooms and the electronic keys didn't work. Not a big deal, that seems to happen quite a bit, so I walked back down a long hall and down the... More 

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. I apologize for the inconvenience that you experienced. I will be using your review for training. Thanks again for sharing your experience. Beth Mathieson Front Office Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Passing through Boise on a Trip to Salt Lake with the family and stayed here and found the service to be great and thought the quality was great given the price. Would recommend this to anyone. We always enjoy the Red Lion brand.

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Mountain View, California
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59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 370 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice hotel just a 10 minute walk from downtown Boise. The decor is beautiful, both in the hotel lobby and in the rooms themselves, which have these very dreamy white-orange ombre curtains! The beds were very comfortable, the shower had great pressure and was very roomy, and the toiletries were top-notch-- very natural, expensive, and with wonderful scents. The... More 

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. Thanks for sharing your comments both positive and negative regarding your stay. I have passed on your comment regarding the item on your floor to the housekeeping department, so that they may improve. Thank... More 

Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Van drivers (yes, two) were waiting for us at the airport, even though we were ten minutes early. Both Beka and Jimmy were exceptionally polite, well informed on local events , and professional. Front desk staff was totally squared away. Totally convenient to downtown, river walk , and almost all of Boise, the Boise Red Lion is always one of... More 

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. It is so nice to hear that the shuttle was prompt and you were treated well. I will pass this review onto Beka and Jimmy. They will be very pleased to see what you... More 

Minnesota
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37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I was also happy with this hotel for my honeymoon. The staff were friendly, the vibe was good, our food was great, and the beds were comfortable! This is one of my top choices for hotels around the West. I have stayed in several Red Lion Hotels elsewhere and I recommend them!

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. We are delighted to hear that you had such a great experience with us for your honeymoon. Thank you so much for staying with us and please recommend us to your friends and family. More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We have been traveling from North Carolina to Montana to Idaho and have stayed in hotels for the past 6 nights and the Red Lion Hotel has been the best of our trip. The room was super clean, I loved the hardwood floors and the bed was amazing! The staff was great and the location was easy to get in... More 

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. It is so great to hear that out of all of the hotels that you have stayed we were the best. That means a lot. Thank you for staying with us and please recommend... More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

I stay here 3 times a week. My favorite place to stay. I have stayed in more than a few hotels in the last 30 years.. This is by far my favorite place to hide out. Jimmy the van driver is one of the best. very safe & very friendly as well. Treats all his passengers as if each was... More 

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I would like to extend my appreciation for the time you spent sharing your observations with me. We value the input of all of our guests. It is so nice to hear that you had such a great experience with us. Thank you for mentioning the staff that made your experience memorable. I will pass this onto them. Thank you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An ideal location in the center of everything and conveniently located off I-184 in the core of downtown Boise, Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner is just 15 minutes from the airport via our free airport transportation. Take a short drive to the State Capitol, the Boise Convention Center and many other popular attractions. We're just minutes away from the beautiful Boise River and Boise State University.182 fully renovated, comfortable guest rooms and two spacious suites welcome you to our seven-story, full-service property. Guest rooms feature 37" flat-screen televisions, microwaves, mini-refrigerators, phones and coffeemakers. Complimentary wi-fi is also available throughout the hotel, including all guest and meeting spaces. Take advantage our fitness center, whirlpool and swimming pool and take some time to explore Boise's Greenbelt jogging path, just steps away. Seven golf courses, shopping, skiing, rafting and the great Idaho outdoors are all close by.With 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space, the Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner is a full service convention hotel able to accommodate up to 250 guests for your next conference or special occasion.This hotel offers a range of dining options, including a'la carte restaurant dining from an abbreviated menu to a cozy lounge in which to order appetizers and a beverage to enjoy with your Café2Go purchases. All select service hotels feature the Roaring Start Breakfast Buffet, Café2Go and catering services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner

Address: 1800 W Fairview Ave, Boise, ID 83702-5123 (Formerly Doubletree Boise Downtowner)
Location: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range: $132 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner 3*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
Red Lion Boise
Boise Red Lion
Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in Boise
#23 Business Hotel in Boise
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