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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a Lewiston kid and I try to go back at least once a year. For my money the Riverside is the only place to stay in Lewiston. It is everything you need - clean, comfortable, priced right and located as close to Canada as you can get without going swimming. It is not 5 star but instead cozy -... More 

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Fort Erie, Canada
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

My wife and I stayed prior to a Half Marathon in Lewiston. We had a feeling it was going to be a great place to prepare for our race as the reviews we read were all so positive. And we were right. The owner ( Vinny) and his wife will make you feel like family. The rooms are almost like... More 

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Thank bflojim
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We really liked the Riverside Motel. The owners were very nice, it was very clean, and well-situated in a quiet area of Lewiston. We liked the knotty pine paneling-gave it a homey feel. I think the price was reasonable as well. We would definitely stay there again.

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Thank Linda E
Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

My wife and I needed a night away from home and we were on a budget. We cross into the Niagara Falls, NY. area once or twice a year to get some groceries that are not available in Canada, to go to the Casino and to just get away for a change when we have some time off. We read... More 

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Thank hhenry57
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to come to the Niagara area on a spontaneous weekend trip. All the hotels in the area from Buffalo to the Falls were either full or too expensive. This one came up while searching in Lewiston and we're so glad it did! What kind and accommodating owners! Chris and Vince went out of their way... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

My wife and I only spent a Saturday night here a couple of weeks ago but we really had a peaceful stay. So close to the border c osding which is nice. Rooms are quaint with all you need and very clean. Tv, bar fridge, clean bathrooms and super quiet fan!! Was blistering hot but the ac works great. Close... More 

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Thank Danny-Oh
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

If you're looking for a 5-start hotel, this isn't it. But if you're looking for a clean, basic place to stay, then look no farther. We especially liked being able to sit out front in the chairs in the evening, and that you can open the windows in the rooms. The lighting isn't great, and there are no real amenities... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Was visiting Buffalo from Ontario on Memorial Day Wknd (2016), overnight. The owner's are very accommodating & friendly, The rooms are actually like little cottages. Our room had 2 beds, a small bathroom, a mini fridge & TV. All have a/c units. The decor is reminiscent of early 1960's, with wood panelling. Really neat! Was very clean as well. New... More 

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Toronto
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

We booked here last minute from Toronto for the Friday (we had got a deal at the Barton for the Saturday). Well, we wished we had booked the 2 nights at the Riverside. Very clean, great friendly couple, reasonable rates, good television, nice toiletries and towels. Location walking distance to everything, nice Muskoka chairs in front of each room for... More 

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Thank Richard L
Niagara, Canada
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

We have stayed here for the past seven years with friends during the Lewiston Jazz Fest weekend and we have never been disappointed. Owners Chris & Vince and their family remain a big part of the charm of this beautifully located, cabin style motel. The well groomed front yard of the motel is a great place to socialize with the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All ten (10) room are non-smoking. We are located in the heart of Lewiston's Historical Water District. Enjoy our large front yard with Adirondack chairs and complementary wi-fi. All rooms have cable television, air conditioning, small refrigerator and private baths. We also have two (2) kitchenettes with full amenities. Microwave/hair dryer or coffee maker is available upon request in regular rooms. BBQ grill and picnic table is also available. The motel is within walking distance to Artpark, Jet Boat, fine/casual dining, and shopping. A short drive to Niagara University, Fatima Shrine, Fort Niagara, Golf Courses and Niagara Falls. A high percentage of this family run business is repeat customers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverside Motel

Address: 160 S Water St, Lewiston, NY 14092-1554
Region: United States > New York > Lewiston
Number of rooms: 10
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“Quiet at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 549lindae, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There's some noise with the a/c, bring a hairdryer.”
 of 5 bubbles runbullierun, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead and discuss room sizes.”
 of 5 bubbles bonaire2112, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All good! Like your own little cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles Samosas, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“I highly recomment the kitchenette rooms. There are only two, so book early.”
 of 5 bubbles jm234, 5 Sep 2013 | Read review
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