RIVERSIDE HOTEL

620 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3 Star Downtown Hotel in Broward County
26.11915 -80.13641
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4.0/ 5

Based on 715 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 214 rooms
  • 12 floors in hotel
  • 9 suites in hotel
  • Check out time: 11:00 AM
  • Group friendly rating of 7.5/10
  • Hotel has 9 meeting rooms

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Check Rates Classic Room Approx 300 Sq Ft Tommy Bahama Deco 1queen or 2doubles Beds Complimentary Internet Minib
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Check Rates Double Classic Room Only
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Check Rates Executive 1 King Bed with Balcony
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Check Rates Executive 2 Queen Beds Approx 500 Sqft Contempodecor City View Compl High Speed AAA AARP
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Check Rates Executive Tower Approx 500 Sqft Contemporarycity View Complimentary Hs Internet AAA AARP
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Check Rates Executive Tower Room 2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates Executive Tower Room with Balcony 500sqft 1 King City View Complimentary High Speed Internet AAA AAR
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Check Rates Leisure Classic 2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates The Classic 2 Queen Beds Approx 300sqft Dsl Inetnet Mini Bar Tommy Bahama Decor AAA AARP
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Check Rates The Classic Queen Bedroom Tommy Bahama Decor Approx 300sgft Original Hotel Section AAA AARP
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Check Rates Traditional Guest Room 1 King Bed
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Check Rates Traditional Room 1 Queen Bed
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Check Rates Traditional Room Approx 300sqft Vintage Decorroom Includes 1queen Size Bed or King Bed AAA AARP
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Verified Reviews of Riverside Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"The Riverside was perfect"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The Riverside was perfect. Beautiful hotel and they were very accommodating, and Maryann went above and beyond to help.
(Group coordinator, booked 13 rooms), from US flag
20-Feb-2014 Verified Review
"Everything was perfect"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Maryann went above and beyond to make the experience the best for the entire group.
(Group coordinator, booked 13 rooms), from US flag
19-Feb-2014 Verified Review

Customer Reviews of Riverside Hotel

4.0 out of 5. Based on 715 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

The Riverside Hotel's enviable location on Las Olas Boulevard combines the delightful ambiance of restaurants and nightclubs interspersed with art and antique galleries, plus exclusive boutiques. Location Map Charming, tree-lined Las Olas is frequented by shoppers, businessmen, visitors and artists at all times of the day, while at night it becomes a romantic wonderland that includes horse-drawn carriage rides similar to those found in Central Park, New York. Situated on the banks of New River, the Riverside Hotel is only blocks from Fort Lauderdale's central business district. Guests can stroll the mile-long Riverwalk which leads from the pioneer Stranahan House to the acclaimed Broward Center for the Performing Arts, the Museum of Discovery and Science and IMAX Theater, the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, and the Broward County Main Library. Here is the tropical paradise for which Fort Lauderdale is famous, and the Riverside Hotel will put you in the heart of charming and historic Las Olas Boulevard. The hotel is also just minutes from the Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport, Port Everglades International Cruise Port, and the Broward County Convention Center. Hotel amenities include: Heated outdoor pool Same day dry-cleaning service Daily Maid service Outdoor Boat dock Two restaurants & lounges offering indoor/outdoor dining Over 11,000 sq ft of banquet/meeting facilities Concierge desk Valet Gift shop 24-hour front desk Express check-in/out Room service 7 days a week Free High Speed Internet Hard-wire Connection in Sleeping Rooms Mini bar Cable TV Coffee maker with complimentary regular/decaf coffee service and tea Complimentary in-room Hair dryers Pay-per-view movies 7-story self-parking garage The Riverside is a no-smoking hotel

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2005
Floors: 12
Rooms: 214
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 217
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 9
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 9 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 10000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11AM-11PM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual guest arrival 48 hours prior to check-in date
Nightly Parking: $23
Typical Group Deposit: 20%
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 6.00%
Parking Fee: 17.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 5.00 Per Item
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 150.00 Per Day ($35.00 for every addition)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 21.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 150.00 Per Person
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 26.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 26.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 40.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 43.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 28.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 60.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 75.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 60.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 4.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 5.00 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar: 8.50 Per Item
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 28.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Fort Lauderdale FLL Airport 04 miles Miami International 30 miles West Palm Beach 45 Miles Coming from I-95 Take I-95 to Broward Boulevard and head east. Continue on Broward until you pass US-1 (Federal Highway). One block after passing US-1 make a right onto S.E. 8th Avenue. Continue south on S.E. 8th Avenue, cross over Las Olas Boulevard, and continue one block to S.E. 4th Street. Turn right on S.E. 4th Street and continue 500' to the Valet Stand at the entrance of the hotel. Coming from US-1 [from the North or South] Take US-1 to Broward Boulevard and head east. Continue on Broward one block and make a right onto S.E. 8th Avenue. Continue south on S.E. 8th Avenue four blocks, cross over Las Olas Boulevard, and continue one block to S.E. 4th Street. Turn right on S.E. 4th Street and continue 500' to the Valet Stand at the entrance of the hotel.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Seasonality and Projections at Riverside Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Riverside Hotel

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both our group prices and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 21.4% in the month of February 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $254 in the month of March 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Riverside Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Riverside Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Riverside Hotel.

Feel free to use the Riverside Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Fort Lauderdale event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Himmarshee Ballroom 80 x 34 x 9 2720 200/-- -- 180 65 78 65 --/-- 200 250 --
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Himmarshee Ballroom

Pre-function & Reception Areas Lobby, courtyard, eighth floor patio and poolside along the New River. Meeting Equipment The Riverside Hotel's conference and banqueting facilities offer 11,000 square feet of flexible beautiful banquet and meeting space in the gleaming, Executive Tower and the renovated original hotel. Enjoy sweeping terrace views or lushly landscaped garden facilities. State of the art audio and video equipment, portable stages, lecterns, podiums, cork boards, writing pads, pens, pencils, bulletin boards, flip charts, markers, direction signs and more. Food & Beverage Provided and prepared by the same chefs that serve our award-winning restaurants. Complete banquet menus available. Theme & Entertainment Packages Our expert staff will assist you in planning a special themed event.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2720 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
80 x 34 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
New River Ballroom 80 x 34 x 9 2720 200/-- -- 170 65 78 65 --/-- 200 250 --
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New River Ballroom

Pre-function & Reception Areas Lobby, courtyard, eighth floor patio and poolside along the New River. Meeting Equipment The Riverside Hotel's conference and banqueting facilities offer 11,000 square feet of flexible beautiful banquet and meeting space in the gleaming, Executive Tower and the renovated original hotel. Enjoy sweeping terrace views or lushly landscaped garden facilities. State of the art audio and video equipment, portable stages, lecterns, podiums, cork boards, writing pads, pens, pencils, bulletin boards, flip charts, markers, direction signs and more. Food & Beverage Provided and prepared by the same chefs that serve our award-winning restaurants. Complete banquet menus available. Theme & Entertainment Packages Our expert staff will assist you in planning a special themed event.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2720 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
80 x 34 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
8
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
2
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Merritt Room 34 x 26 x 9 884 50/-- -- 37 21 25 21 --/-- 50 60 --
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Merritt Room

Pre-function & Reception Areas Lobby, courtyard, eighth floor patio and poolside along the New River. Meeting Equipment The Riverside Hotel's conference and banqueting facilities offer 11,000 square feet of flexible beautiful banquet and meeting space in the gleaming, Executive Tower and the renovated original hotel. Enjoy sweeping terrace views or lushly landscaped garden facilities. State of the art audio and video equipment, portable stages, lecterns, podiums, cork boards, writing pads, pens, pencils, bulletin boards, flip charts, markers, direction signs and more. Food & Beverage Provided and prepared by the same chefs that serve our award-winning restaurants. Complete banquet menus available. Theme & Entertainment Packages Our expert staff will assist you in planning a special themed event.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
884 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
34 x 26 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
12
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Abeona Room 34 x 26 x 9 884 --/-- -- -- -- -- 18 --/-- -- 45 --
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Abeona Room

Pre-function & Reception Areas Lobby, courtyard, eighth floor patio and poolside along the New River. Meeting Equipment The Riverside Hotel's conference and banqueting facilities offer 11,000 square feet of flexible beautiful banquet and meeting space in the gleaming, Executive Tower and the renovated original hotel. Enjoy sweeping terrace views or lushly landscaped garden facilities. State of the art audio and video equipment, portable stages, lecterns, podiums, cork boards, writing pads, pens, pencils, bulletin boards, flip charts, markers, direction signs and more. Food & Beverage Provided and prepared by the same chefs that serve our award-winning restaurants. Complete banquet menus available. Theme & Entertainment Packages Our expert staff will assist you in planning a special themed event.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
884 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
34 x 26 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
12
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

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