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The Local - Riverside

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

The hotel appears to have 4 rooms and I stayed in two of them. The penthouse room was quite spacious, clean, had two queen or king sized beds and would have been more than satisfactory if there hadn't been really loud destruction going on next...More

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Response from Alex U, General Manager at The Local - RiversideResponded 19 December 2014

Dear RayInHI, Thank you for your visit and for expressing your concerns. We sorry for the noise during your stay from the neighbouring building; it going to be a hotel and they had put up a new wall just to demolish the very same wall...More

Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

I read the reviews thinking crap where have I booked (didn't have a chance to find anywhere as I was on a tight time frame) but actually yeh there is building work next door which is loud during the day but it's not the places...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

The Local Riverside has just been refurbished and looks amazing. Our room was massive and very cosy, it almost felt like our own flat! However our ceiling fan stopped working halfway through the first night which was frustrating. The location is great, super central and...More

Thank Frenchieontour
Response from Alex U, Manager at The Local - RiversideResponded 7 December 2014

Dear Frenchieontour, thank you for your review. We have noted with surprise that you had difficulties in getting your bus-ticket. This is not our norm and our team is normally very effective in sorting out travel needs. We are sorry that this was not the...More

Reviewed 18 November 2014

We enjoyed our stay throughout. Friendly hosts, clean rooms, good location direct at riverside. They just finished renovation of our room and their restaurant. We had a great dinner and breakfasts there. Value for money!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights at the Local Riverside and had a pleasant stay. The owner and the staff are very friendly. One of the guys there sorted out our visas for Vietnam which saved us the hassle of having to go through the embassy...More

Thank Karianne D
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uncle_albert5
27 December 2014|
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Response from Alex U | Property representative |
We noticed your request on your booking with us and will have somebody stand-by to welcome you. In case the door is looked, please ring the doorbell; our night guard will let you in. Easiest (and cheapest) to take a... More
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"Shell out a few extra $$s and get the family room on the top floor."
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"The rooms can be get hot during the day, perhaps ask is the room can have the A/C running before you arrive."
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"Penthouse is by far the nicest room, balcony room is OK except for the anemic shower and wifi. Standard..."
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"We stayed at the "Penthouse", which was great for four pertsons with a big balcony"
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