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Rio Sands Lodge

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Levanger, Norway
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Quick check in and good service. Big room with clean bed. The shower is in need of renovation/maintenance. Some of the guests had a dog in the room, and the outside of the room and stairs didnt not look very nice. As one dog where bleeding from its behind... All in all, it seems overpriced, and there are better options......

1Thank Ronnie R
Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Came to the area for a wedding and there were not many places to stay. This was one of the recommendations to stay and since it had a three star rating thought it would be decent to stay in. Sadly that was not the case. One of the rooms that we had reserved didn't have a pull out coach for...

1Thank Denise Heisler K
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Good location if you need to be in Rio Vista. Otherwise an adequate room. I've stayed there a few times and the beds are not too comfortable but average for a cheap hotel. The front desk guy was helpful finding a restaurant.

Thank docmonty
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Hard traveling,long hours on the road,found me crossing the Sacramento River,into a little Delta town called Rio Vista,which sits right on the waters edge. Hard rains,bad condituions ,i decided to stay at the Rio Sands.Charming ,modest and clean. It also happens to be the only place a traveler can stay in the town,now.

4Thank Tammy N
Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 20 November 2014 via mobile

You responded to my complaint about the horrible room. Complaining to your staff about the horrible carpet would not serve any purpose. They didn't have any other rooms and it's not like they could put in new carpet. Maybe you should clean the carpets. Second there was no breakfast. I specially asked and was told there is no breakfast of...

7Thank carral069
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 14 July 2014

On our road trip my wife and I happened upon this little gem of a place. We stayed two nights and we were centrally located to all of the cities sites and restaurants. The river and bridge is within walking distance. Great value and great place to stay.

3Thank Scottb1967
Reviewed 17 June 2014

its a nice little place to stay close to lots of day trip areas. The staff was helpful on offering suggestions on places to eat in the area.The room i stayed in was nicely decorated.It was a place i will stay again

2Thank Felicia h
Reviewed 20 November 2013 via mobile

Overoriced for what you get. Bathroom - shower let more water go on floor than down the drain- could not close door, leaked. Beds made you roll into middle. Noisy near highway. Reception had a smell. Attendant did not offer any sugestions for dinner. Luckily we chanced on Foster Bighorn tavern - a gem in a litte town. Room not...

2Thank Vicki U
Northern California
Reviewed 26 January 2013

For quite some time my Husband and I wanted to take a weekend fishing trip to Rio Vista and stay at the Rio Sands Lodge. In November 2012 we decided this is what we'd do for our 31st Wedding Anniversary. The office staff was very helpful and friendly; we even sent an email with a question and they responded promptly....

7Thank Cyd_O2012
San Diego, California
Reviewed 12 July 2012

The website online is pictures probably when it was first built. It is gross and disgusting. I was there to spend 11 days. I was there for work. I only stayed 3 days and that was hard. The first room I was in was so dirty. The floor was so gross. There was hair everywhere. The bathroom was nasty. The...

7Thank j b

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rio Sands Lodge offers 22 rooms, each equipped with a mini-fridge, microwave, and coffee pot. We have a pool, plenty of parking, smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Sands Lodge

Address: 205 State Highway 12, Rio Vista, CA 94571-1434
Region: United States > California > Rio Vista
Price Range: ₹ 6,593 - ₹ 6,723 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rio Sands Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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  • 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

“Only downstairs rooms are the best and number 23 is the only suite,which has a full kitchen.”
830tammyn, 3 Dec 2014 | Read review
“No room is a good room.”
  • shower
  • clogged sink
  • shower. shower head is only a little over 5 feet, so you have to duck to wash hair
  • flithy chair in room.
116jb, 11 Jul 2012 | Read review
“La Quinta off Richards Blvd in Sacramento just off the river. Less $$$ and much much cleaner”
JackG888, 9 Apr 2012 | Read review
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