Overview of Rivers Edge Resort

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In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.3/5 Excellent
520 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Airport Shuttle
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available


What's nearby

Popular LocationGeorgeson Botanical Garden7 min drive
Popular LocationUniversity of Alaska-Fairbanks7 min drive
RestaurantChena's Alaskan Grill - Riverside2 min walk
RestaurantPikes Landing Riverfront Dining & Sports Bar17 min walk
AirportFairbanks, AK (FAI-Fairbanks Intl.)5 min drive

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  • Cottage, 2 Queen Beds, Garden Area

    Room amenities

    • 312 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Cottage, 2 Queen Beds, River View

    Room amenities

    • 312 sq ft
    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 240 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Cottage, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Garden Area

    Room amenities

    • 312 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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About this area


Rivers Edge Resort is located on a river and in an area with good airport proximity. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Birch Hill Recreation Area and Pioneer Park, while Pioneer Air Museum and Palace Theatre are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Carlson Center Event Arena or Growden Memorial Park. Kayaking offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pioneer Park - 5 min drive
  • Palace Theatre - 5 min drive
  • Georgeson Botanical Garden - 7 min drive
  • University of Alaska-Fairbanks - 7 min drive
  • University of Alaska Museum of the North - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Fairbanks, AK (FAI-Fairbanks Intl.) - 5 min drive


  • Chenas Alaskan Grill — 1 min walk
  • Miners Hall — 1 min walk
  • Chena's Alaskan Grill - Riverside - 2 min walk
  • Pikes Landing Riverfront Dining & Sports Bar - 17 min walk
  • Pike's Landing - 17 min walk

About this property

Rivers Edge Resort

Riverfront hotel with free airport shuttle and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a 24-hour business center. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free airport shuttle, and free train station pick-up. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, conference space, and concierge services are onsite. All 94 rooms offer free WiFi, furnished patios, and LED TVs with cable channels. Private yards, coffee makers, and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Rivers Edge Resort offers 94 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished patios. 32-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking
Free 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle
Area shuttle (surcharge)
Free train station pick-up shuttle

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–9:30 AM: USD 10.95-14.95 per person
1 restaurant
1 bar
Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do


Family friendly

Laundry facilities


Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand
Newspapers in lobby
No elevators

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken


Business services

24-hour business center
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference space (3000 square feet)




If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan


Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Shower/tub combination


32-inch LED TV
Cable channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker

Outdoor space

Furnished patio


Connecting rooms available
Free local calls
Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in from 3 PM - 2 AM
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between 16 December and 12 May.


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night

Property payment types

American Express

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10.95 and USD 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station; guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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

Property is also known as

Rivers Edge Fairbanks
Rivers Edge Resort Fairbanks
Rivers Edge Resort Hotel
Rivers Edge Resort Fairbanks
Rivers Edge Resort Hotel Fairbanks

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Rivers Edge Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Rivers Edge Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Rivers Edge Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Rivers Edge Resort?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–2 AM.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Where is this hotel located?
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Georgeson Botanical Garden and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from University of Alaska-Fairbanks. University of Alaska Museum of the North and Palace Theatre are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Easy access for our use. Nice location. Nice having separate "Cottages".

Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

NICE quiet spot on the river. Rooms clean and tidy. Adjoining door were NOT sound proof. Pub with deck overlooking the river was great spot for a drink. Restaurant was only average and expensive for what it was.

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Loved the view. Relaxing stay with my hubby. Staff was friendly and accommodating

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Huge room and very nice

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Quiet and comfy

Beds were comfy and rooms clean. My only criticism would be the towels. They need to be replaced

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019