Get an overview of this hotelRiverside, CA, hotel near Riverside Convention Center.
Popular property highlights
- Comfortable rooms
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Location was a bit noisy
This castle-like hotel is next door to the arts and culture district of Riverside Convention Center.
This historic hotel occupies a city block in downtown Riverside. Guests have included presidents and Pulitzer Prize winners.
Minibars, unique decor
Guestrooms at The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa offer minibars and nightly turndown service. Decor and details are unique to each room.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
The historic Mission Inn Hotel & Spa occupies an entire city block in downtown Riverside, California. This castle-like hotel dates back to the late 1800s, when it was a boarding house; several additions and updates have brought it to its current ornate state. Guests of it's 238 rooms and 27 suites have included President Theodore Roosevelt and actress Sarah Bernhardt.
The St. Francis Chapel includes 7 original Louis Comfort Tiffany stained glass windows. The hotel and its galleries and themed wings reflect founder Frank Miller's interests in art and foreign cultures. Among its many architectural features are: flying buttresses, domes, a bell tower, clock tower, interior courtyards, private patios, fountains and a five-story open-air rotunda with a circular wrought-iron staircase.
Tuscan-inspired Kelly's Spa offers massage, nail services, spa tub, and body treatments. The hotel includes 4 award-winning restaurants, and room service is available 24 hours a day. Business services are available; the property offers audio-visual equipment, complimentary WiFi, and event catering. A concierge desk is on site. The landscaped grounds include an outdoor pool, spa tub, and a fitness facility. The hotel offers valet parking (surcharge).
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Business center
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Coffee shop or café
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Fitness facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fireplace in lobby
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 5
- Total number of rooms - 238
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Year Built 1876
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Conference space size (feet) - 20000
- Conference space size (meters) - 1858
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Outdoor pool
- Wedding services
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Designated smoking areas
- Free WiFi
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 4
- Shopping on site
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per 24-hour period )
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Free weekday newspaper
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Coffee/tea maker
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Digital TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Private bathroom
- Shower/tub combination
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Room service (limited hours)
Where to Eat
Duane's Prime Steaks and Seafood - Award-winning fine dining and wine selection since 1996. Elegant atmosphere. Duane's features USDA prime steaks and the freshest seafood in the perfect setting.
54 Degrees at Duane's - This interactive wine bar accompanies Duane's Prime Steaks and Seafood. Offering an eclectic menu of wines and tapas in a modern and sophisticated, setting featuring stainless steel accents and warm woods.
The Mission Inn Restaurant - Famous for it's awarding-winning Champagne Sunday Brunch, lavish culinary offerings, unique food stations, and mimosa bar. The restaurant features a state of the art display kitchen where chefs prepare signature comfort foods. The Mission Inn Restaurant is decorated in colorful tiles, vaulted ceilings, and ornate decor.
Las Campanas Mexican Cuisine & Cantina - Menu features signature margaritas and authentic Mexican cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients. The restaurant offers casual outdoor dining. Open for lunch and dinner Monday - Saturday.
Bella Trattoria Italian Bistro - Tempt the palate with Southern Italian cuisine including brick oven-baked pizzas, built-your-own pasta dishes, and pressed panini sandwiches. This restaurant was influenced by the owners, Duane and Kelly Roberts travels through Italy.
The Presidential Lounge - Built as a Presidential Suite for President Roosevelt and the site of Richard Nixon's wedding. This bar is open seven nights a weeks featuring a light dining menu and live entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays.
Casey's Cupcakes - A confection boutique. Features cupcakes made from the freshest ingredients in 20 unique flavors such as Decadent Dark Chocolate, Sassy Strawberry, Caribbean Coconut, and Scrumptious Cinnamon Sugar.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
Kelly's Spa at the Mission Inn provides Old World-inspired spa treatments, featuring herbs and oils specially chosen for their European heritage. The 7,000-square-foot spa offers 12 treatment rooms highlighting services such as aromatherapy treatments, body wraps, reflexology therapeutic baths, eucalyptus steam rooms, relaxation rooms, and massages. Kelly's Spa also features a nail salon, outdoor pool, and spa tub.
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Prenatal massage
- Steam room in spa
- Minimum age to access spa is 14
- Number of treatment rooms 12
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per day.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Self parking fee: USD 16.00 per night (in/out privileges)
- Valet parking fee: USD 22.00 per night (in/out privileges)
- Refrigerator fee: USD 20.00 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per day
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We should mention
Up to 3 children 17 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.
Awards & Affiliations
- The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.