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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to spend a night, not fancy but comfortable bed and satellite tv. Stayed for a few nights here and there while biking/rafting in the Arkansas valley so it served as a great place to crash when worn out from some fun days.

Thank Total Caretakin... B
Denver, Colorado
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39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place is a gem. While not the traditional bed-and-breakfast lodging, it most definitely fits the bill to make for a fantastic jumping-off point to go so many places in the Buena Vista area. The area is quiet. There is a fully stocked kitchen waiting for you to use. The rooms are clean and have a mini-fridge and TV with... More 

1 Thank teacher_rossi
AdventureCoOwner, Manager at A Riverhouse Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Rossi, Thanks for your nice review. We hope you will stay with us soon again. Best Wishes, ARL- Team More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Good things, the basket of goodies left by our door every morning, fresh muffins and cinnamon rolls, oranges and apples and granola bars. Our room had a mini fridge and had yogurts and juice and waters in it which was replaced everyday we stayed. We had a very nice bed spread on our bed. My sweet husband surprised me for... More 

Thank Chealio
AdventureCoOwner, Manager at A Riverhouse Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are sorry your stay wasn't as pleasant as we would like it to be. As family owned business we constantly try to improve our lodge. The fan cover has been repaired. However, our caring innkeeper deep cleans our rooms and bathrooms after each guest! Our hot tub has a bromine float... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

A bed on the Arkansas. Not a bed and breakfast. Breakfast is cellophane pastries and fruit. There is no host. Overpriced for what it is. The room is spacious, clean and rustic. The kayak park in BV is way cool.

2 Thank ScheckyView
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We returned as a couple to A Bed on the Arkansas and stayed for almost a week visiting family in Buena Vista. A year ago we booked the whole house for a family reunion of sixteen people and four generations. This year we did a variety of things in and around BV and found this to be the perfect 'base... More 

1 Thank CookieCanoeski
Bound Brook, New Jersey
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Overall, I would recommend A Bed on the Arkansas. It was not exactly what we were expecting. Yes, it is on the Arkansas, but you really can't see the river from the patio. You have to walk out a ways to see it. Maybe from the upper floors you can see it. We could hear it faintly sometimes, but the... More 

1 Thank Suzanne N
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Stayed in the Trout Creek room for 2 nights. Overlooks the Arkansas river and probably one of the best rooms in the 6 room house. Top floor. Nice innkeeper. House owned by The Adventure Company and did some rafting with them as their office and rafting facilities 200 feet from the rental house. It is not a B&B as only... More 

Thank snappytraveler07
Holland, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2012

We found this B & B on the internet, "A Bed on the Arkansas". It was perfect for our family of 12. The grandkids loved it on the Arkansas River and all of the adults enjoyed the sound of the river from the patio. A continental breakfast was brought in every morning which included fresh fruit and danish or muffins.... More 

1 Thank xgook4
Hot Springs AR
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

I found this B & B after I tried all the other B & B's with reviews on tripadvisor those were all booked. This surprised me since this is considered low season. So my 1st piece of advice is as soon as you know when your going, call and get a reservation. The view was beautiful, but to be honest... More 

3 Thank ChloeHotSpringsAR

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Riverhouse Lodge is located in the heart of Colorado's Upper Arkansas River Valley, and just 2 miles south of historic Buena Vista, Colorado. The Upper Arkansas River that runs by our patio is considered by many the capitol of whitewater river rafting in the United States. The Continental Divide of the Rocky Mountains is the western slope of our valley, and there are more fourteen-thousand foot mountains in our county than in any county in the United States! In fact, the awesome "fourteener" Mount Princeton dominates our western view. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Riverhouse Lodge

Address: 12753 Hwy 24 / 285, Buena Vista, CO 81211 (Formerly A Bed on the Arkansas)
Region: United States > Colorado > Buena Vista
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Princeton room provides a nice continental divide view, but also see buses and other industrial like views. Trout Creek nice as can hear the river and on the top floor with Princeton.”
 of 5 bubbles snappytraveler07, 21 Jun 2013 | Read review
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