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The Valley River Inn

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#4 of 34 Hotels in Eugene
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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Valley River Inn is basically a nice hotel that somehow fails to meet the mark. Located at the end of a small shopping center, it compensates for the dismaying approach with a charming view over the river opening onto pretty walkways and an enclosed complex turning away from the mall. This is fine if you only need to stay in...

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Thank EdgarCosset
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pet fee was expensive, $40 for one night. Room was big and spacious but the bed was too firm, so we didn't sleep well. Staff was friendly. Plenty of restaurants to choose from, but most are closed by 10pm. I also asked for a military discount, which they do, but I was informed that it couldn't be applied since I...

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Thank Dani A
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My son and I took advantage of a wonderful evening walk along the river for a wonderful evening with skaters, runners, bikers and walkers. And that was after a terrific Bloody Mary in the bar. We had wonderful food, too.

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Springfield, Oregon
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We go to SweetWaters Restaurant at Valley River Inn most Saturday mornings for their breakfast buffet. There is a good selection of food, but it's not overwhelming and it is tasty. But more important to us is the service. We are typically helped by Lisa D. and Ryan; they keep a close eye on our coffee cups and either stop...

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Thank lmlacey
Cheryl M, General Manager at The Valley River Inn, responded to this review

Great review! Thank you mentioning Lisa and Ryan, I will be sure to celebrate them. Hospitality is a passion and we try our best. Thanks for your loyalty.

Portland, OR
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel itself is in an awesome business park near a mall and some well known chain restaurants. It sits alongside the McKenzie River and a nice trail. It's pet friendly. The facility itself needs some help. The furnishings appear to be rather new but doors, trimwork etc... are dated. My sliding glass door out to the patio along the...

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Corvallis, Oregon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a delightful place. .......large facility, nice decor, comfortable bed, pleasant young people. A van ride to the airport at 4:00 am. All done without a hitch Good assortment of restaurants nearby .

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Thank haikufarmelliott
Cheryl M, General Manager at The Valley River Inn, responded to this review

Why thank you for the wonderful review! I am so happy you had a great stay and wanted to tell future guests of Trip Advisor as they decide where to stay when visiting Eugene. Hope you come back.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff was very friendly and out going. This carried over to all the guest encountered in the hall. Everybody acknowledged each other (staff and guests)... all with a smile and a greeting. Can't give it a five rating because the room had its issues (none that was too critical, just an inconvenience)...temperature control could have been better, movie channel was...

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Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on the way up to Washington State and on the way home. The rooms are spacious and clean. We had our cat with us, so I appreciate the hotel's pet policy. Staff was friendly. Food in the restaurant was good.

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Cheryl M, General Manager at The Valley River Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback and yes, we welcome four legged family members as well. Hope to see you on your next journey!

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is the one non-Marriott stop I am always eager to make. The lobby with its alluring fireplace and SweetWaters lounge/restaurant alone make staying here worth it. The rooms have been renovated fairly recently and are much improved with new carpeting/beds/bathroom vanity. The riverside location also gives it a certain charm. There is still a slightly dated feel overall...

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Cheryl M, General Manager at The Valley River Inn, responded to this review

A big thank you for such a nice review. Thank you for choosing Velley River Inn and your feedback. Please come stay with us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time staying at this property. They definitely don't disappoint, I wish all hotels were this nice and accommodating. Rooms are clean, spacious and most have a river view. I would highly recommend the breakfast buffet, especially if you can get it included in price. Both stays, we booked the shop and stay package, I feel it...

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Cheryl M, General Manager at The Valley River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty to Valley River Inn! We strive for excellent customer service and providing a memorable stay in our home. Hope to see you back soon!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Treat yourself to one of the most time-honored and respected hotels in Eugene, Oregon. From its versatile event space to its award-winning restaurant, Valley River Inn offers Northwest hospitality at its best, with signature West Coast charm. Gaze out across the Willamette River, Owen Rose Garden, and our beautifully landscaped courtyards from your own private balcony or patio. Enjoy our large outdoor swimming pool, indoor whirlpool, sauna, and fitness facility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Valley River Inn

Address: 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene, OR 97401
Region: United States > Oregon > Eugene
Price Range: RM513 - RM870 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Valley River Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 260
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Valley River Hotel
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#2 Green Hotel in Eugene
#5 Business Hotel in Eugene
#7 Family Hotel in Eugene
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