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River Street Inn

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2012

Only stayed one night and had no sleep, we were checked in for 3 nights but left after 1 due to noise of trains continuing through the night. This is not just train noise but very loud horns going intermittently all through the night. Shame as the place is quite cute. Oldy worldly sort of charm in keeping with the...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Love the location, homey feel and friendliness. Across the street from Jax Diner, featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives and a few more steps away from downtown. However, you fall asleep to the sound of the peaceful river and are startled awake by the train. It is incredibly loud.

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Pittsburg, California
Reviewed 6 February 2012

My husband and I stayed here for a ski weekend in January and enjoyed it so much that he came back for more, and we have two future stays booked. If you like friendly accommodations that are funky and unique, you will enjoy Truckee's River Street Inn. I am dieting, and it was easy to choose a healthy low fat...

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1Thank Jennifer S
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 September 2011

We stayed at The River Inn last night, and to be honest I wished I'd spent more money and stayed at the Hampton Inn just outside town. The train noise was very intrusive throughout the night (and I got very little sleep); my bed was so high I could barely get into it, and the continental breakfast was 'do your...

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Pacifica, California
Reviewed 25 July 2011

Went up for a combined family birthday. Thought the train would be a great way to arrive from the Bay Area. Engine broke, so Amtrak put us on a bus. The vaca started the minute we arrived! They were so accommodating and welcoming. Our bus was a bit early, but we were able to check our stuff and head out...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 February 2011

Forget frilly and timeworn; chose instead this comfortable bed and breakfast with its relaxed while indulgent atmosphere. A quick walk from the Amtrak station, The River Street Inn provided just the perch from which to explore the wonders of winter. Innkeepers Wendy and Matt could not have been warmer, more accommodating while effortlessly juggling the demands of a busy season....

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san francisco, CA
Reviewed 20 February 2011

Beautiful spot overlooking Truckee River from the back decks and main street Truckee and the trains from the front. The inn is an older building with high ceilings, lots of windows, nice wood trim and very clean. The great room (combined living room and open kitchen) has comfy sofa and chairs for reading, visiting with other guests and watching the...

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San Diego, California, USA
Reviewed 28 December 2010

Although close to train tracks - this is, after all, Truckee - that didn't keep us from having a fabulous time. I came with thirteen family members ranging from 15 to 80 years of age, and all had fun. Some went snowboarding nearby, some went and hung out at a local lodge, some went shopping, some stayed and played in...

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Austin, TX
Reviewed 28 September 2010

We are very happy repeat customers at the River Street Inn. We first stayed a few years ago for a ski weekend, and were so happy with the owners and the location that now we go back 3-4 times a year. The location for skiing is great - Northstar is literally minutes away, with Squaw and Alpine very close as...

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Newburgh, Indiana
Reviewed 17 August 2010

We arrived at the River Street Inn late and the innkeeper was helpful to tell us how to get in, came over to the property to get us checked in and recommended a restaurant. Our room was cozy with a nice bath with a claw foot tub. So far so good. Went out to dinner and came right back. Then...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about River Street Inn

Address: 10009 E River St, Truckee, CA 96161-0334
Region: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Truckee
Price Range: RM392 - RM653 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — River Street Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
River Street Hotel Truckee
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“The rooms at the front are quieter; those in the back, although over the bar, have great views of the river from the inn's balcony.”
humanone, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We did experience a bit of street noise, but not too annoying.”
olsonpopper, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Middle rooms may be quieter”
Pixietravels, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I'd choose rooms in the front area of the hotel”
GrannieFrannie007, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I have no clue which would be a good room but the bar had good beer on tap.”
TheRuppanners, 5 Sep 2015 | Read review
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