Located on Las Olas Boulevard, this hotel features two on-site restaurants, the Wild Sea Oyster Bar and Grille and The Boathouse at the Riverside, as well as an outdoor heated pool. Free WiFi is available and the hotel is 5.7-miles from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Guest rooms at the Riverside Hotel are furnished with coffee facilities and a mini-fridge. An in-room safe and a desk are also available in each room. Drinks can be found at the Golden Lyon Pub and Prestons Lounge. Room service is available for added convenience. Hotel Riverside features an on-site boat dock. Guests can also use the gym and the business centre. The Port Everglades Cruise Port is 4.8-miles from the hotel. Broward Centre for the Performing Arts is 1.2-miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Riverside Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 18 Apr 2008.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Parking available at the hotel


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 double bed
1 double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
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  • Linda
    United StatesUnited States
    Our room had plenty of space and had a fantastic view of the New River. We ate breakfast at their cafe and also restaurant and both locations were excellent. The New River Cafe is in their building facing the river and the restaurant faces Las...
  • Carol
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Comfortable, great location and brilliant staff - all very helpful and friendly. Love the Boathouse to eat and drink by the water.
  • Katia
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The location was superb and the breakfast and boathouse club lunch were great value with fabulous food
  • Laurence
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    We had stayed before but in another part of the hotel and in a lesser room. This time we took advantage of an upgrade offer and the room we were given was superb. especially for the amount we paid. Pool and bar area was particularly nice
  • Erik
    Great location. Nice restaurants close by. Great pool
  • Jack
    Location was excellent and easily accessible to Water taxi and a good waterside walkway. Rooms were spacious and clean. We had light breakfast at the Bakery adjacent to the Hotel.
  • Anthony
    United StatesUnited States
    Great location close to dining options. Love the fitness center.
  • Rosalinda
    The hotel is clean,smells good,nicely decorated,employees are very helpful,good restaurants and its close to amenities. I highly recommend this hotel.
  • Sheila
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Amazing Location for river walk and shops/restaurants. Friendly reception staff.
  • Irene
    Location was great. The property was great and close to alot. Very close to the water taxi boat ride which is great .

Property questions and answers
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  • Is there a coffee pot in the room

    Yes, all rooms have a coffee pot in them. Thank you, Reservations Riverside Hotel
    Answered on 10 December 2019
  • Do yo have to pay to park at the hotel?

    Valet parking is available for $27.00 per night.
    Answered on 11 January 2020
  • Shuttle from airport?

    No we do not have a shuttle service to and from the FLL airport. Thank you, Reservations Riverside Hotel
    Answered on 10 December 2019
  • Do you have a shuttle to/from the airport and to/from the port? If so how much is it?

    No, the hotel does not have a shuttle. It cost approximately $20.00 for taxi from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood Airport - depending on traffic.
    Answered on 6 December 2019
  • What floor your balcony rooms start from

    Our balcony rooms are located on floors 9-12
    Answered on 25 February 2020
  • Do you have shuttle service to the beach?

    Our hotel does not have a shuttle. There is the the City of Fort Lauderdale’s community shuttle, formerly known as Sun Trolley. Free, fun, and conven..
    Answered on 15 March 2021
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Hotel surroundings *

2 restaurants on site

  • Wild Sea Oyster Bar & Grille
    • Cuisine
      American • Seafood
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
  • Boathouse at the Riverside
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour

Facilities of Riverside Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking on site
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Fitness centre
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Toilet paper
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
Wired internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs US$36 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Riverside Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 18 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
US$15 per child, per night
Cot upon request
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
US$15 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa Discover Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Riverside Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Upon check-in photo identification and credit card are required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The pool will be closed May 22-May 29th due to repairs.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Bar is closed from Wed 03 Jun 2020 until Tue 30 Jun 2020

Bar is closed from Fri 17 Jul 2020 until Mon 17 Aug 2020

Sauna is closed from Wed 03 Jun 2020 until Tue 30 Jun 2020

FAQs about Riverside Hotel

  • Room options at Riverside Hotel include:

    • Quadruple
    • Double

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Riverside Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • Wild Sea Oyster Bar & Grille
    • Boathouse at the Riverside

  • Riverside Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Happy hour
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Swimming Pool

  • Check-in at Riverside Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Riverside Hotel is 950 yards from the centre of Fort Lauderdale. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Riverside Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.