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River's Edge Resort

HCR 1, Hwy 19, Eminence, MO 65466
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Peoria, Illinois
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Great place to stay if you are canoeing on the Jack's Fork. Its a family run place in a good location. My room was very comfortable and clean, bed was comfy. Shower worked good. Has a cabin like feel. The river is right in front of the motel so you can sit on the balcony and relax and enjoy the... More 

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Weston
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Stayed here at Rivers Edge for three nights (October 13-15, 2015). The 2 bedroom suite that I stayed in for $149 per night was a rip-off because the bed linen on both beds had NOT been changed when the last occupant of the room checked out. Both beds had a lot of human hair on the sheets and pillow cases.... More 

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Columbia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This was a cute, comfortable place to stay. The owners were friendly. It was very clean. We used the fire pit and barbecue grill on the side they allow pets which is what we were looking for. They also have cabins and a path down to the river's edge. They have free wifi but service was spotty. We would stay... More 

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Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The motel is very clean and well kept. The owners are peculiar. It seems as though they have come to believe they own the river. It appears that their efforts to protect their side of the river from erosion have pushed the river to the opposite bank and seriously undercut the opposite bank. I think they hauled in truck loads... More 

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Thank sonnytrip365
welltraveledmo, Owner at River's Edge Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review, the river in front of the main building changed course because of gravel mining without respect of the vegetation over two decades ago. We tried to stop it and it was permitted by the U S Corps of Engineers and a lot of large trees were dozed out to get more gravel. This was... More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

It seems as though like a few others on this site I am not alone in stating the owners of this establishment were down right rude and unaware of how to properly deal with customers and problems that may occur. I will start by saying our our first trip here was pleasant. The room was pretty clean and we had... More 

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Newton, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

we have visiting eminence several times a year for over two decades and always have always stayed at river's edge and it has wonderful every time. The owners have always been great hosts and very helpful. The resort has grown through the years and has been done so nicely along the river with unique iron artwork everywhere. The rooms have... More 

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Woodlawn
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I stopped by the office to ask about prices and such. It was a Saturday afternoon, I was alone and was not drinking, drunk etc. The lady I spoke to was very hateful and stated over and over again how quite time was 10 pm and they were a family resort and did not tolerate loud people after 10pm. She... More 

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welltraveledmo, Owner at River's Edge Resort, responded to this review

We are sorry if you do not like our rules and we tell all of first time guests politely about them. I do not believe you were told more than once or treated unfairly. We have built a very good business here for three decades here by treating people right and by making sure all of guests get a good... More 

Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

My two friends and I stayed for three nights at River"s Edge. Our room was huge, clean, and it looked like the bathroom had been recently remodeled. The water pressure was luxurious. Our room had a double bed and a king sized bed. There is every amenity a person would need: a coffee maker, microwave, mini fridge, a tv, a... More 

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Saint Peters, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

I have been floating the Jack Forks River for 8 years now. This was our first time using the cabins at Rivers Edge (two cabins), for the past 7 years we have used Riverside cabins. Rivers Edge facility is immaculate and comfortable. Had everything we needed. As always, I am the last to leave because I do a complete walk... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Eminence is a quiet & simple town off of highway 19. Jacks fork, current river, alley springs are some of the most breathtaking rivers I've seen in Missouri. Rivers edge resort is a perfect place to stay if you would like to pay a visit. The couple who own & operate the place are extremely nice & the rooms are... More 

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welltraveledmo, Owner at River's Edge Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review, we appreciate you as guests and we are glad you like what we have to offer. More 

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