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Red Lion Hotel Boise Downtowner

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

22 Confrerie members and friends visited Boise area wineries. The Red Lion was our headquarters hotel and it fit our members needs very well. Centrally located, quiet sleeping rooms, hot breakfast buffet, friendly bar, easy parking and excellent staff made our trip even more enjoyable. Special thanks to Mowbray Brown for all his thoughtful arrangements, Jimmy our van driver who...

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The downtowner is located near the center of Boise, Idaho ! Their rooms and beds are comfortable. The conference rooms can easily handle groups of 100+ people. Rebecca at check-in desk was very helpful

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Blackfoot, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is clean and the staff friendly. The rooms are outdated and need some repairs. Having the fire alarm go off in the middle of the night was disturbing. The beds are very comfortable and I enjoyed the larger screen television with variety of channels to view. The balconies for the upper floor rooms are a definite plus.

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay. I apologize for the unfortunate incident in the early morning that caused the fire alarm to go off. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the beds and the larger TV's. Thank you for staying with us. We hope to see you again. Beth Mathieson...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great stay at the Red Lion Boise Downtowner. Sam K, Rebecca, and Ashley B. were very friendly and full of smiles. We ate in the lobby pretty late the first night from the lounge menu and weren't expecting it to be anything great but we were pleasantly surprised! The food was very good and didn't take long...

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Hailey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always enjoy this hotel for the location, cleanliness, friendly staff, and free downtown shuttle. We also appreciate that it is pet friendly and we can bring our dogs. The staff is always helpful and polite to our family. I have stayed here 3 times in 3 weeks and 7 times total in 1.5 years.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome people! Me and a group of strangers got stranded in Boise via greyhound, and we were sent to Red Lion Hotel I couldn't be more greatful for the bus ride Wanda gave us the next morning, she was so friendly and if I could come back on better circumstances I definitely would!

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Moscow, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding front desk employees! Good food at the hotel. Very accommodating to take us to our meetings in town. I would definitely stay here again and would recommend it for meetings as well as staying.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an A+ stay at the Boise Red Lion that was only made better by the best van driver around, Mr JIMMY! Awesome ride. Fast pickup from the airport and a great couple hundred laughs on the way through scenic downtown Boise. Would do it again. Thanks again, Jimmy!

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Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the price this was a nice hotel, we booked on hotwire and the cost was $83 for the night. Room had a microwave, refrigerator, black out curtains, view of the pool (closed in the winter), coffee pot and two double beds. The beds were too soft for my taste, but my wife liked them. I need an accessible room,...

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Thank you for writing a review. We appreciate your feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the room was accommodating to your physical needs. Thank you for staying with us. We hope to see you again. Beth Mathieson Front Office Manager

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Red Lion for a conference in the hotel. The rooms were very nice - just stylish and modern, but still comfortable. I especially appreciated the convenience to Boise's downtown. A nice easy walk to shopping and dining options and the river trail for an outdoor workout. The hotel makes an airport shuttle available, which is nice....

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Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and were comfortable. I apologize for the confusion with shuttle. Thank you for choosing 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
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • 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
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • 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 Fairview Ave., Boise, ID 83702 (Formerly Doubletree Boise Downtowner)
Region: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range: $160 - $311 (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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