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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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167 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The room we reserved (Fantle Suite) was quite beautiful and nicely laid out. It had a bedroom with a twin trundle bed and then a master bedroom with king bed and clawfoot soaking tub. Unfortunately, the A/C was not working upon arrival so we were switched to a different room. They were very good about making this change for us... More 

Thank Michelle245248
Northwest Iowa
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I've stayed many times at the River Rose Hotel in Yankton both alone and with my family. The Danforth and McVey Suites are perfect--spacious, well-equipped, quiet, and beautiful. The owners have paid special attention to detail, making both suites comfortable and romantic (for those looking for a neat getaway with a significant other). I've always found the staff responsive and... More 

Thank Deborah M
Omaha, Nebraska
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Our suite on the third floor, #8, was perfect for my husband, daughter and me. Having a small kitchen was a nice touch, although we didn't use all its features. In town for a baseball tournament, we wanted to stay in a pet-friendly place within walking distance of the park and scored with this room, which nicely blended modern features... More 

Thank LEBStudio
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157 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I stayed for a weekend, and found the hotel a nice alternative to the chains in town. The room was really nice, a suite in the main hotel. I had a kitchen and fireplace, and a small balcony opening to the roof. Other than check-in, I never saw the front desk manned. There is a phone number to call if... More 

Thank C I
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2016

My fiancé and I needed a great getaway! We didn't want to go to a larger city and wanted somewhere we've never been so Yankton it was! This is a PERFECT hotel for being right downtown. When we got there, we took a walk on the walking bridge that is literally in the hotel's backyard. We actually took another walk... More 

Thank westriversdgirl
Bentonville, Arkansas
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Rented the WH Suite River Rose for the Labor Day Weekend. A large room with lots of potential that was never realized. Would be great for a super bowl party but not for overnighting. Two big bathrooms that had the baths but no stools, two small toilets with no baths. Wasn't sure the bedding was fresh and the blankets weren't... More 

Thank Jlarget
yanktonriverrose, Owner at The Riverfront Event Center & Hotel, responded to this review

This seems a case of mismatching wishes vs suite types. I am sorry that this large family style accommodation was not what these 4 guests wanted. While it was well described when reserved, it was apparently not to their wishes. Room services ask daily if there are any needs or concerns, but we were only informed of issues too late....when... More 

Maui, Hawaii
1 review
Reviewed 21 July 2015

From the minute we arrived, Curt and his staff were amazing. Curt went out of his way to make us comfortable. We stayed in the WH Suite and also rented out the Edmunds Suite for more family members. I highly recommend this establishment for anyone having a reunion or get together. After we left Curt even called us to let... More 

Thank Laura A
Chicago, IL
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110 reviews
102 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Stayed here 2 nights as a family (kids ages 6, 3). It's a unique property with some eccentricities, but it was a good experience as a whole. Details... THE GOOD --Really need old, historic building with lots of cool factor --Our room (3rd floor room, similar to Meridian Suite) was huge, plenty of room and a pretty nice kitchen -... More 

Thank Migizi
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We occupied several rooms and or suites while staying here for about 3 months,in town for a construction project. Curt the owner was wonderful to deal with, from making reservations to helping us stay in our budget. Our workers just raved about this place, they would always report to the office that the rooms were very nice and comfortable and... More 

1 Thank Geanna M
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57 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2014

We stayed in a room upstairs at the event center. It was very nice. The room was very clean, there were wood floors that I loved. Big windows. Comfortable couch in the room. The bed was very comfortable - nice linens and bedding. The location is really great. It is in the historic part of Yankton, just a block from... More 

2 Thank AshlandMOPat

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
100 year old quaint downtown buildings have been renovated into an upscale unique hotel and restaurant complex. Located right on Main Street one block from live theatre, river, Meridian Bridge & Auld Brokaw Trail, shopping, lounges, art galleries and so much more. 1 & 2 bedroom units, kitchens and beautiful decors welcome you to our historic downtown Yankton. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Riverfront Event Center & Hotel

Address: 121 W 3rd St, Yankton, SD 57078-4365 (Formerly The River Rose Hotel)
Region: United States > South Dakota > Yankton
Price Range: ₹ 5,796 - ₹ 11,251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“book a room in the main building for good light and modern features”
 of 5 bubbles LEBStudio, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the WH Suite River Rose until cleaned up”
 of 5 bubbles Jlarget, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“for reunions or weddings, the WH Suite is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles lauraaQ4150OA, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“This place is very quiet during the week, and very busy on the weekends. Does get lots of events on weekends, just be aware.”
 of 5 bubbles Migizi, 22 Jun 2015 | Read review
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