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Fender's River Road Resort

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Iowa City, Iowa
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19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Fender River Resort is one of those iconic Route 66 Motel along our Mother Road. It is suitable for a one night stay or an extended stay. You will be happy that you choose to stay here. Right on the Colorado River for a great view.

Thank Route66Traveller
Yuma, Arizona
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27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Only needed a night on our way south. We were very disappointed. The spots were small, dirty and full of weeds. No tv cable, spotty internet and loud neighbors. Our spot was by the motel rooms they offer. Cars running and people talking loudly. Will not return.

Thank CocoLulu123
Wapiti, Wyoming, United States
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38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

pulled into the park on Saturday afternoon and greeted by a very knowledgeable and friendly host!! She answered all my questions and we decided to stay three days to see the area and do some kayaking!

2 Thank Barbara L
Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights in October 2015 in a rental RV. We were given a lovely welcome and were very impressed with the park. It was very clear (including the showers, toilets and laundry) and the sites are well laid out with enough space between each one. We had a site overlooking the river which was lovely. The... More 

3 Thank scottsonholiday
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We had one of the most fun filled warm hearted experiences with all the staff, especially the manager, at Fender's River Road Resort!!!! It all started with booking our rooms we were able to reserve three rooms of which we only could use two (unfortunately a friend of ours couldn't come) but The hotel manager Rose was wonderful enough to... More 

3 Thank tim m
Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Our Vets group used this as a stop off point on a rafting trip. The staff was super cool to the advanced team and while we waited in the sun for the river team to get to us the staff at Fenders did all they could to help us out. They went so far as to fill tiki touches and... More 

3 Thank Devosquid
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Rosie and Kim, and all the staff at Fender's, cannot be more friendly and accommodating. As soon as you meet them, you are like family. The entire resort is like one big family. Our little veterans' group only stayed one night, but we definitely will be back. Thank you Rosie!!! Much love and respect!

1 Thank Karen S
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stay a long extended weekend and it is great to wake up and the first thing you see from the suite's balcony is the river! All shapes and sizes of boats up and down the river and you get to meet some fun folks who are also staying at the property either in another room or in a RV. Rosie,... More 

1 Thank Ed K
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Kim was helpful. First night on Route 66 roadtrip and had to stay at well known place. Fenders was recommended and did not dissappoint. Clean, basic room w/kitchenette. Good shower. Colorado river access was beautiful.

1 Thank tdmclean822
Barstow, California
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This cute little river front place was just what I needed. The manager Rosie and I had a lovely conversation as she was allowing me to store my belongings before check in time. I rented the suite overlooking the river. The bed is amazing. The air air conditioning is ice cold which is very necessary as it was 117 degrees... More 

1 Thank JLWilston

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Resort is under new management. We have nice clean and comfortable rooms. Our resort is quite and well kept. Lots of shade in the summer and lots of stars out at night. Staff is available 24 hours a day if needed. We give you personal attention from the time you arrive to the time you check out. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fender's River Road Resort

Address: 3396 Needles Hwy, Needles, CA 92363-4109
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Needles
Price Range: €61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Fender`s River Road Hotel Needles
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“parking adjacaent to your room”
 of 5 bubbles Route66Traveller, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is no bad room. They are all neat and clean, and close to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles I6835YLkarens, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room near the back (or even the suite) as you are that much closer to the water!”
  • View from the suite's balcony.
 of 5 bubbles 548edk, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The suite at the top of the center building has the best view!”
 of 5 bubbles rhysfunk, 14 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Great decks on the river!”
 of 5 bubbles MikeD04, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
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