While you’re on the river with us, we take care of all the details. But we realize that there are many other details involved in planning your trip to Idaho…..so we hope you’ll find these suggestions helpful. And remember….we are only a phone call away, and we’re more than happy to help, should you need assistance!
For those starting and ending their trip in Boise, we recommend Hotel 43, a luxury boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Boise. Easy walking distance to all downtown restaurants, cafes, shops, parks, Boise river greenbelt, etc.
Canyons guests receive a special discounted rate for a Boutique king or double-queen room (space available basis; mention at time of reservation).
Complimentary airport shuttle. Metro Cafe and Chandlers Steakhouse & martini bar on site.
Make your reservations in one of two ways. Call in reservations: 208.342.4622 or toll-free 800.243.4622 and ask for the Canyons River Company discount rate. Online reservations: click on this direct booking link.
Inn at 500 Capitol
Downtown’s newest hotel; upscale boutique, on-site dining, a free airport shuttle.
The Hampton Inn & Suites Boise
Free airport shuttle and continental breakfast.
The Grove Hotel
Upscale luxury at an affordable rate; free airport shuttle.
phone: 866-252 8073
Economical, easy walking distance to shops and restaurants in downtown Boise, with a free airport shuttle.
If your travel schedule does not afford you time to enjoy Boise’s downtown, you may prefer to stay right in the Boise Airport area:
Best Western Vista Inn
Near the airport, with a free shuttle.
Economical, near airport, with a free shuttle.
Historic, beautifully renovated hotel in the heart of town on Payette Lake.
Luxury lakefront resort. On-site dining, spa, theater, marina, golf course.
Hunt Lodge – Holiday Inn Express
Best Western PLUS – McCall Lodge & Suites
Directly across from McCall airport.
Good value, bed & breakfast style lodge, just out of town.
208-756-4424 or Toll-Free 877-580-6482
Riverside motel in town.
Mountain Village Lodge
60-room motel with onsite dining. “Downtown” Stanley. (The parking area is where our shuttle bus meets at 7 am on the launch day to bring guests to the put in.)
Renovated historic hotel with rustic charm, in the heart of Stanley.
Redfish Lake Lodge
Historic lodge with rustic cabins and on-site dining, on the shores of Redfish Lake, 6 miles south of Stanley.
Idaho Rocky Mountain Ranch
Beautiful guest ranch with log cabins, gourmet meals, and on-site hot springs, overlooking the Sawtooth mountains. 9 miles south of Stanley.
Trip Insurance (strongly advised!)
(For those renting a car in Boise that will need to be shuttled, Hertz-Boise Airport Location is currently the only agency with a Third Party Driver agreement)
All Rivers Shuttle
Cascade River Gear (Boise)
Idaho River Sports (Boise)
Adventure Travel Supply
For pre/post-river trip vacation planning
Convenient shipping service for personal kayaks, river gear, etc.