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Riverboat Inn and Suites

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  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“live music”(13 reviews)
“the river”(78 reviews)
“main building”(12 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Special Offer: Complimentary Breakfast
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want your regular run of the mill hotel stay then don't go here. If you want something that is unique, cozy, and full of character then this is your destination. I've been going to this place for years and had rooms in different...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to come to Madison for a little get away. Terri was so sweet and welcoming when we checked in. The room was nice looked out to the Ohio River and bridge. I really appreciated the complimentary bottle of wine for...More

Thank Gary P
Response from riverboatmadison, General Manager at Riverboat Inn and SuitesResponded 26 November 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed having you stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. We hope to see you again soon. Terry

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I just adore this little place! I stayed in the Paddlewheel Annex although there were rooms available in the main building, on the second night of my stay, I decided to remain in my Annex room. I just loved the view and the coziness of...More

Thank Retha J
Response from riverboatmadison, General Manager at Riverboat Inn and SuitesResponded 27 October 2017

Hey, Retha! We love that you liked our Paddlewheel. Kathie, the owner, has worked hard to enhance its charm and we're glad that you enjoyed it. Make sure you tell us you are a "repeater" as repeaters receive a preferred rate. Thank you for the...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

A 'fun little place' along the riverfront. We stayed in the Paddlewheel annex, so I can't review the rooms in the main building, although a group we talked to around the fire pit on the front patio, while enjoying the live music and visits to...More

Thank Mark N
Response from riverboatmadison, General Manager at Riverboat Inn and SuitesResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks a million for staying with us and for taking the time to review your experience. I'm glad you enjoyed your Paddlewheel stay. I love the building as it has the historic feel I want to experience in an old river town like Madison. We...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We loved our stay at the inn. Starting from the time I made my reservation until the time we left, the staff were always helpful and kind. They made sure everything was taken care of in our room by personally showing us around. The back...More

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Response from riverboatmadison, General Manager at Riverboat Inn and SuitesResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Riverboat Inn. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will choose to stay with us again at the Riverboat Inn! Terry

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
US$65 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (36)
Pool & Beach (5)
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2 June 2016|
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Response from Terry R | Property representative |
Yes of course! Breakfast in the morning, enjoy our outdoor pool, bar and of course live music on the weekends.
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"Front room for view are great but in summer time can get noisy, if you want quiet go to the back."
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"If/when we go back, we'll try to get upstairs rooms with river view."
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"Upstair rooms are very spacious with refrigerator and microwave."
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"All the rooms are GREAT and have an individual feel"
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