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Best Western River City Hotel

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Exterior
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Pillowtop beds, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes
Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave | Pillowtop beds, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes
Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Jetted Tub (Oversized Room;with Sofabed) | Pillowtop beds, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes

Overview of Best Western River City Hotel

Best Western River City Hotel

2.5 star property

8.0/10 Very Good

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
Map
1305 Front Avenue SW, Decatur, AL, 35603

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWilson Morgan Park6 min drive
  • Popular LocationHistoric Bank Street6 min drive
  • Popular LocationPrincess Theatre Center for the Performing Arts8 min drive
  • AirportHuntsville, AL (HSV-Huntsville Intl.)22 min drive

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About this area

Decatur

Located in Decatur, Best Western River City Hotel is in the city center. Morgan Price Candy Company and Cook's Natural Science Museum are local attractions and those in the mood for shopping can visit Historic Bank Street and Athens Shopping Center. Tennessee Valley Pecan Company and Parham's Civil War Relics and Memorabilia are also worth visiting. Explore all the area has to offer with horse riding, cave exploring, and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Wilson Morgan Park - 6 min drive
  • Delano Park - 6 min drive
  • Historic Bank Street - 6 min drive
  • Blue & Gray Museum of North Alabama - 6 min drive
  • Princess Theatre Center for the Performing Arts - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Huntsville International Airport (HSV) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Starbucks - 4 min drive
  • Cracker Barrel - 5 min drive
  • Zaxby's - 5 min drive
  • The Brick Deli & Tavern - 5 min drive
  • The RailYard - 6 min drive

About this property

Best Western River City Hotel

Hotel in the business district
Consider a stay at Best Western River City Hotel and take advantage of a free breakfast buffet, laundry facilities, and a business center. Stay connected with free WiFi in public areas.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • Express check-out, an elevator, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • Pet-sitting services, smoke-free premises, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Guest reviews say great things about the breakfast
Room features
All 60 rooms boast comforts such as laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning, in addition to thoughtful touches like free Internet and desk chairs. Guests reviews give good marks for the comfortable rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Free infant beds and free extra beds
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • 36-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 0.01 per stay), Free wired Internet
  • In-room WiFi speed: 25+ Mbps
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Pool gate
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Turndown service

Business services

  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Lever door handles
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 36-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 19

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Welcoming dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 80 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
Pet-sitting services are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free rollaway/extra beds
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0.01 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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

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Frequently asked questions

Does Best Western River City Hotel have a pool?

Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM–11:00 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at Best Western River City Hotel?

As of Dec 5, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Best Western River City Hotel on Jan 1, 2023 start from $111.6, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Best Western River City Hotel pet-friendly?

Yes, this property allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 80 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 25 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.

How much is parking at Best Western River City Hotel?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Best Western River City Hotel?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Best Western River City Hotel?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is Best Western River City Hotel located?

Located in the heart of Decatur, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from River Oaks Clinic and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Wilson Morgan Park. Wheeler Lake and Delano Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Best Western River City Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Best Western River City Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Best Western River City Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

8.0

Very Good

Rating 10 - Excellent. 142 out of 320 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 44%
Rating 8 - Good. 100 out of 320 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 31%
Rating 6 - Okay. 41 out of 320 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 13%
Rating 4 - Poor. 19 out of 320 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 6%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 18 out of 320 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 6%

8.3/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.7/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.7/10

Eco-friendliness

2/10 Terrible

Kim
Liked: Staff & service
The room smelled like dirty mop water..they gladly switched me to another room although the shower head did not work. I would not recommend this property.

6/10 Okay

Beth
Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Room spell of heavy deodorizer.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

8/10 Good

Giles, Thornhill
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Breakfast could use more attention to make sure that things haven't run out.
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2022

6/10 Okay

Jon
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

8/10 Good

Charles
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

4/10 Poor

Noah
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

2/10 Terrible

Armando
Business traveler
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Don’t stay here
Trusted the rating of 8.9. Fresh paint on the outside, 1974 in the inside. The room smelled like mold so bad I had to ask for another. Service was not great.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Reed, Harriman
Traveled with partner, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice rooms
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

6/10 Okay

Stephen
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Grant
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022