We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Big Iron Motel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Riggins
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Big Iron Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

96 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 95: English reviews
Cascade, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of our first vacations this year and we were so happy we stayed here. The employee's were kind and the catering service for dinner was heavenly. We had a wonderful time and would go back there again. Our dog loved it also.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sherri S
Idaho, USA
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Just returned from our annual steelhead fishing trip to Riggins, Idaho. We have stayed at various hotels over the years, but this is the best. The staff/owners are nice. Rooms are clean, quiet and comfortable, and the price is good. There is a outdoor hot tub and food truck. Walking distance to restaurants/bars. If you need a espresso drink, there...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LeslieIdaho_USA
Idaho
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Booked here because of a trip advisor review and am not disappointed. Pulled in yesterday after a very hot MC ride from Lolo, MT. Was greeted by the owner and offered a beer, juice, or iced tea...before we even registered. That was a first. Checked in parked bike, entered room. AC was on high and the room was almost cold....Perfect...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Basko56
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It's a super cozy, comfy and really clean motel!! Amazing taco truck with lots of yummy yummy food!! Great clean and big rooms!! Super nice people!!! Family and pet friendly!!! Super sweet hot tub!! Rivers right across the street, good fishing!!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Emily K
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Good service and nice people! Rooms are clean and well kept! And the food shack is yummy! Great place to stay for a good deal! The office people are nice and welcoming also!!it's in a good location and you can walk down to the river

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Lane H
San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 12 August 2016

My wife and I are riding our bicycles across the country and have stayed in dozens of motels/hotels/inns since beginning our journey over 3,000 miles ago. This is one of the best places we've stayed, and when you consider the price, it's probably the best! When we pulled into Riggins, we saw that there is a $25 city tax on...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Better than expected! From the look of the outside I wasn't expecting much but we're offered beer, soda, tea, and cookies on check-in (yes, free beer!) And the room was great. Great price too! True there's no river view but you'll probably be on the river all day anyway...and if not, it's right across the street. Great place. Stay here.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank radioryan
Riggins, Idaho
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We just left there today and had to come home we had a great time and stayed at the Big Iron, the rooms were clean and we had everything we could have wanted form a motel! we were treated like family while we stayed there! we go to Riggins once a year and will be staying there everytime!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Don B
Farmington, Utah
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

As other reviews said this place is a gem. We arrived after driving 9 hours. We treated excellent when we arrived. We're offered a beer and tea the tea was delicious had a bit of mint which was refreshing. After drinking a few adult beverages we were to tired to drive to dinner. It was our 41 anniversary so we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Bearlaker2014
Bremerton
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night here in Riggins to do a rafting trip. The hotel owner greeted us with ice tea or beer and cookies for kids. We sat outside or room which looks out into the parking lot and spied the hot tub under the trees. The jets were strong and the view off the canyon was wonderful. It was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank llferch

39 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (19)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (8)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (20)
Viewed
Other (20)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Riggins
1.1 km away
Salmon Rapids Lodge
Salmon Rapids Lodge
#2 of 5 in Riggins
191 reviews
1.0 km away
Salmon River Motel
Salmon River Motel
#1 of 2 in Riggins
20 reviews
0.0 km away
Mountain Village Resort
Mountain Village Resort
#9 of 10 in Stanley
125 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Big Iron Motel

Address: 515 N. Main, US 95, Riggins, ID
Region: United States > Idaho > Riggins
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Big Iron Hotel
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Big Iron Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • 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

“All the rooms are great. Just pick one you will be happy”
 of 5 bubbles 914sherris, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are probably the same but those in the back away from the road are best.”
 of 5 bubbles springstraveler, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the rooms with king size beds which we away from the highway”
 of 5 bubbles carolh40, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
“our family rented all the rooms and had a privet party there ALL the rooms were great!!”
 of 5 bubbles donb883, 2 Aug 2014 | Read review
“all the rooms we've stayed in were nice.”
 of 5 bubbles BlakefromIdaho, 27 Jun 2014 | Read review
5 of 5