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Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Red Lion Boise is a great choice for convenience and economy. Typical Red Lion with a nice lobby and onsite bar. My room was really spacious and I loved the bed and linens- very comfortable with awesome pillows. The hotel was a 15 minute walk from downtown, so it's close enough, without being quite as pricey as places there. There...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The front desk crew was amazing James, and lino were very quick to get me into my room and the van driver Toni was awesome as well she got me from the airport to the hotel in a decent time all around I loved my stay and would stay again. :)

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PatrickWMcLaughlin, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

It sounds like the team helped make your Boise visit successful, thank you for sharing with us. It means a lot when you mention them by name, we will make sure they know their service is appreciated and makes a difference.

Frisco, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Van Driver, Jimmy, is helpful and friendly. We asked many questions and he was thoughtful to answer and point out many interesting Boise historical facts and land marks along our 10 minute drive form the Boise airport. The hotel staff is courteous, the rooms are satisfactory and a good value for the price. The location is within one mile walk...

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Thank RKaySmith
PatrickWMcLaughlin, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Jimmy can make the ride from the airport feel like it's own adventure with his ability to share about Boise and the spots that interest visitors. Thank you for sharing your experience.

McCall, Idaho
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I spend half of my life in hotels ... yep, I'm not thrilled about that either. But, if you're in a hotel, it's nice to be somewhere that's comfortable and where you're sincerely treated as a welcomed guest as opposed to just another source of cash flow. I've stayed at this Red Lion probably 5 - 10 a year for...

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PatrickWMcLaughlin, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Thank you very much for recognizing Jimmy and his great customer service. He has been an asset to the hotel in welcoming our guests to the hotel. We make sure he knows how much our guests appreciate his service.

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been happy with my stays here in the past, but this time, I was not. My TV took 5 minutes to change channels (yes, I changed the batteries). The AC would not get colder than 70 degrees. I really do like RL and will stay here again, but just need to fix somethings.

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PatrickWMcLaughlin, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

We appreciate your loyalty as a guest and that you will return to stay with us when you return to Boise. We will work on the items your shared with us to ensure they don't continue for you and other guests in the future.

Sammamish, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

shuttle service is great and the location of this place is good, staff is a little complacent and unprofessional. Too much playing by the staff behind the counter. feels like its a bit of an inconvenience to ask for things, check in or have questions for the staff... I understand they have a job and things get busy but this...

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PatrickWMcLaughlin, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Thank you for your feed back on the shuttle service and the staff at the hotel. We will share your comments with the team to help us understand the importance of every guest interaction. Great service to our guests and making people feel welcome and valued is a key part to our success.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visit Boise 6-8 times a year and I always stay at the Red Lion Downtowner, not because it's fancy but because the staff make it so pleasant. It's not fancy but it's affordable, easy to get to and from the airport with their shuttle, has the basic amenities a frequent traveler needs and if there's a problem with a...

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PatrickWMcLaughlin, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

We appreciate your loyalty as our guest at the Red Lion Boise Downtowner. We have upgraded our coffee in the lobby to Whidbey Coffee to offer you a truly great cup of coffee. Thank you for recognizing Jimmy for his great customer service and desire to please people.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi. I'm a flight attendant and I had an overall great stay, but there were some issues. My sink, and my bathtub were very slow to drain. I would wait ten minutes before I could use the sink again! I called the front desk and told them about the issue. They were quick to respond. Ian told me he'd send...

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bethmathieson, Front Office Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with our Trip Advisor readers. We appreciate all of our guests feedback. I'm sorry to hear about the plumbing issue but glad to hear that it was promptly remedied. Thank you for mentioning the staff that provided such great service. We look forward to seeing you again. Beth Mathieson Front Office Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here a few times for work. Jimmy, the driver, is always friendly, safe, and quick with the bag. Beka and Leno always make check in speedy and pleasant. Nice location with recently remodeled rooms. I always look forward to my stay here.

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bethmathieson, Front Office Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Let me extend my appreciation for the time that it took to write a review on your stay. It is great to hear that your driver was safe and friendly. Thank you for mentioning the staff that made your stay extra special. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Beth Mathieson Front Office Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel staff were all helpful and friendly. It was a nice facility for our conference with adequate meeting rooms. The breakfast buffets were excellent. Checking in and checking out were hassle-free.

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bethmathieson, Front Office Manager at Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on your experience. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the staff was accommodating. Thank you for staying with us. We hope to see you again. Beth Mathieson Front Office Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An ideal location in the center of everything and conveniently located off I-184 in the core of downtown Boise, Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner is just 15 minutes from the airport via our free airport transportation. Take a short drive to the State Capitol, the Boise Convention Center and many other popular attractions. We're just minutes away from the beautiful Boise River and Boise State University.182 fully renovated, comfortable guest rooms and two spacious suites welcome you to our seven-story, full-service property. Guest rooms feature 37" flat-screen televisions, microwaves, mini-refrigerators, phones and coffeemakers. Complimentary wi-fi is also available throughout the hotel, including all guest and meeting spaces. Take advantage our fitness center, whirlpool and swimming pool and take some time to explore Boise's Greenbelt jogging path, just steps away. Seven golf courses, shopping, skiing, rafting and the great Idaho outdoors are all close by.With 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space, the Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner is a full service convention hotel able to accommodate up to 250 guests for your next conference or special occasion.This hotel offers a range of dining options, including a'la carte restaurant dining from an abbreviated menu to a cozy lounge in which to order appetizers and a beverage to enjoy with your Café2Go purchases. All select service hotels feature the Roaring Start Breakfast Buffet, Café2Go and catering services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner

Address: 1800 W Fairview Ave, Boise, ID 83702-5123 (Formerly Doubletree Boise Downtowner)
Region: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range: €96 - €200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner 3*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
Red Lion Boise
Boise Red Lion
Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in Boise
#23 Business Hotel in Boise
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