We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Fender's River Road Resort

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Needles
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 59: English reviews
Start your review of Fender's River Road Resort
 Click to rate
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is part of the whole experience in terms of a retro look and style. The room was adequate, probably as clean as it could get. The fridge and coffee pot were greatly appreciated. The river was a very short walk. The front desk person was friendly.

Thank bethelandi
Auberry, California
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our one night stay during a recent traveling vacation; enough so that we decided to stay there again on our trip back home! This is a small park with two levels so most spots have a river view. Not much privacy between sites, but the view made up for it! There seem to be longer term spots up...

Thank Kathy B
Mojave, Ca
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice right on river at a great price for locstion. Small but doesn't feel crowded. We just needed it for one night but extended stay would have been nice if we had time. Also has a boat launch for cruising river.

Thank horserider01
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We checked in for our room. The manager upgraded us to the suite. Great view overlooking the river (if you didn't mind the walk up the steps.) The room was clean and there was nothing to complain about. We slept well. I would gladly come here again on a RT 66 trip. Very friendly staff.

Thank Kelly R
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The park is delightful if you can get one of the 7 sites (all pull-in for motorhomes) right on the river. We felt they were worth the effort. Those sites are sloped; ours required 4-high 2x6 boards under front wheels of our 40' rig, plus 8" blocks under front jacks. They had the wood. Your neighbors are cheek-by-jowl, but you...

Thank AlWelch
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our one evening here as we were passing though. Everyone here is super nice. There isn't much to do in this area but the staff will give you suggestions. We plan on day trips to hike, bike and visit a "ghost" town all of which we will do before noon if iWe were in a 24' Itasca Navion...

Thank Dori B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

If you want a place where the people really care about one another. This is the place to be. The manager Rosie will do everything in her power to make your stay perfect. From potluck meals and movies under the stars. I can not say enough good things about Fenders. When my husband was taken by ambulance to Vegas and...

Thank rhfarm
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We decided to stay at this RV Park on our way to Havasu. Our 1 night turned into 2 because we loved the warm welcome and the friendliness of the entire park. We were greeted by Jean who welcomed us like family. Rosie and Kim were equally as welcoming. We loved this park so much we wanted to stay longer....

Thank Lisa G
Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I booked two nights here over our Thanksgiving break based on the online description of this "resort" and several reviews I read. I don't see how the reviewers who gave this place good ratings did so. This was one of the worst motels we have ever stayed in! When I made the reservation online, rooms 5, 6, and 7 were...

Thank AbbieH
Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My son and I stayed here for one night during our 66 trip in Sept 2016. The motel rooms are fairly basic but the location and friendly staff made this an enjoyable stay. We ate our dinner on the balcony and watched the sunset over the river. It is very similar to where we live so it was quite nostalgic...

Thank kebab077

42 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (34)
View from Room (2)
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Family/Play Areas (3)
Other (16)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (8)
Family/Play Areas (5)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Needles
1.7 km away
Best Western Colorado River Inn
2.3 km away
River Valley Motor Lodge
River Valley Motor Lodge
#5 of 13 in Needles
68 reviews
1.8 km away
Red Roof Inn Needles
Red Roof Inn Needles
#2 of 13 in Needles
154 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
33.7 km away
Aquarius Casino Resort
Aquarius Casino Resort
#2 of 11 in Laughlin
2,737 reviews
1.5 km away
Rio Del Sol Inn Needles
Rio Del Sol Inn Needles
#3 of 13 in Needles
296 reviews
16.9 km away
Avi Resort & Casino
Avi Resort & Casino
#6 of 11 in Laughlin
1,588 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Resort is under new management. We have nice clean and comfortable rooms. Our resort is quite and well kept. Lots of shade in the summer and lots of stars out at night. Staff is available 24 hours a day if needed. We give you personal attention from the time you arrive to the time you check out. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fender's River Road Resort

Address: 3396 Needles Hwy, Needles, CA 92363-4109
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Needles
Price Range: RM278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Fender`s River Road Hotel Needles
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fender's River Road Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Suite (overlooking Colorado River)”
kellyrJ7705ZB, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All "hotel" questions are answered as they applied to RV sites. I know nothing about the motel rooms.”
AlWelch, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“parking adjacaent to your room”
Route66Traveller, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is no bad room. They are all neat and clean, and close to the beach.”
I6835YLkarens, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room near the back (or even the suite) as you are that much closer to the water!”
  • View from the suite's balcony.
548edk, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5