Book your room at Riverside Hotel
Downtown Fort Lauderdale Hotel with International Charm
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Las Olas Boulevard
This 1930s historic hotel is located on trendy Las Olas Boulevard in downtown Fort Lauderdale, adjacent to shops and restaurants and less than 3 miles from the beach.
A river flows past the pool and sundeck, providing views of yacht traffic on the waterway; Riverside Hotel also offers business services and 11,000 square feet of meeting space.
Rooms at Riverside Hotel are in two, 1930s low-rise buildings and a contemporary tower. Decor varies; all rooms are nonsmoking and offer complimentary weekday newspapers.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
This Fort Lauderdale hotel offers a desirable Las Olas Boulevard address, with shopping, entertainment, and nightlife right outside.
Outside the Riverside Hotel's lobby, a small garden thick with tall tropical plantings contains benches and a burbling fountain, creating a cool setting for intimate conversation.
The hotel has 11,000 square feet of meeting space as well as business services such as faxing, copying, typing, and audiovisual support. The business center is open 24 hours. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the main lobby area. A fitness center is available.
Secure covered parking is available (surcharge.) The Riverside Hotel is entirely nonsmoking.
- Outdoor pool
- Concierge services
- Room service (limited hours)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Conference space
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Business center
- Smoke-free property
- Fireplace in lobby
- Total number of rooms - 214
- Number of floors - 12
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Fitness facilities
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Year Built 1936
- Number of buildings/towers - 2
Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free wired high-speed Internet
Park your car
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Pay movies
- Climate control
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free wired high-speed Internet
Eat and drink
Indigo Restaurant - Inventive menu creations, fine cordials, and an exclusive wine list. The sommelier will recommend pairings. Indoor dining and al fresco seating along Las Olas Boulevard.
The Golden Lyon Vintage Pub - Bar featuring live entertainment Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.
Preston’s Wine & Martini Bar – Located in a tropical courtyard, this lounge offers guests a comfortable oasis with piano music. It is open daily from 5 PM to 11 PM.
Room service is available during limited hours. The menu includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
This Fort Lauderdale hotel is on the New River, and the swimming pool and sundeck have views of yacht traffic on the waterway. The ocean is 2.5 miles away, and there guests may find vendors offering water sports rentals and other beach activities.
The recreational activities listed below are available at or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Skydiving nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
The fine print for Riverside Hotel
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is 11 AM
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Self parking fee: USD 21 per day
- Valet parking fee: USD 27 per day
- Pet fee: USD 75.00 per stay
- Late check-out fee: USD 75.00
We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.