Hotel Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth

333 Effingham StreetPortsmouth23704USA

About Hotel Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth

Hotel Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth (formerly known as Americas Inn & Suites Portsmouth) offers basic accommodations close to I-264. The hotel is less than a mile from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum.

Guestrooms include air conditioning, TV, hairdryer, iron, and a work desk. Some rooms also include a table and chairs.

The hotel features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, picnic area with barbecue grill, small fitness center, and 24-hour front desk. Laundry facilities are available.

Guests will find a number of fast food restaurants located a few blocks from the hotel. Alternatively, a number of upmarket dining options are available in Norfolk, a short drive from the hotel.

Hotel Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth is less than a mile from the Children’s Museum of Virginia and the Naval Medical Center. Virginia Zoological Park is three miles away. The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is a 15-minute walk away.


333 Effingham Street, Portsmouth, VA, 23704, USA
Telephone: +1(757)3975806 | Fax: +1(757)3933683 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Computer with internet
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Location handy for exploring local area.

Guests report that Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth offers a convenient location from which to explore Portsmouth and Norfolk. Furthermore, nearby I-264 means that Virginia Beach is just a 20-minute drive away.

On-site parking is convenient.

Guests praise the hotel's on-site, off-street parking, reporting that there are ample spaces for guests' vehicles. That being said, some guests find the additional parking charges to be a drawback.

Check-in is a quick affair.

Guests report that check-in and check-out at the hotel is quick and easy, with no long queues to contend with. Guests arriving late at night find this to be a particularly beneficial trait.

Negative Reviews

Cleanliness issues experienced by some.

Some guests staying at Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth report that the hotel has a number of cleanliness issues. Moldy bathrooms, stained sheets, unclean towels, and unwanted pest problems are some of the issues described by guests.

Local neighborhood off-putting for some.

According to reports, Riverwalk Inn and Suites Portsmouth is located in a less than desirable neighborhood that is off-putting to some. Some guests report witnessing crimes during their stay. Others describe the locale as noisy and disturbing, making it hard to sleep at night.

Guests recommend renovation.

A number of guests report that the hotel is not in a good state of repair and could benefit from an upgrade. Loose sockets, worn furnishings, damaged doors, and broken amenities are some of the issues reported by past guests.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 91 reviews across the web
5.5 /10
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5.5 out of 10 based on 91 reviews