The only pet friendly hotel in the Everglades


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Where We Are * What We Offer * What To Do

Everglades City, Florida aerial view

Everglades City

Often considered a walk back in time, Everglades City, reflects the earlier times before Florida's development boom. Many who live in the area prefer a slower approach to life and to live closer to nature. In the skies or under water there is much for the sightseer. Sub-tropical species are everywhere, and the Manatee can be sighted outside of River Wilderness Waterfront Villas or you can venture further into the wilderness with a guide. RW is a pet friendly hotel, a great place to slow the pace of life.

We offer complete accommodations in apartment living surrounded by wilderness.


We offer complete accommodations in apartment living within the vast wilderness beauty of Florida's Everglades. Each of our villas have a screened in porch overlooking Lake Placid. We have one and two bedroom villas in Everglades City , surrounded by lush sub-tropical vegetation, River Wilderness Waterfront Villas in Everglades City is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life to unwind, relax and enjoy the almost eternal sunshine. We are a pet friendly hotel in Everglades City


Greenways & Trails

Everglades City is one of eight Trail Towns in the State of Florida.  For outdoor enthusiasts, River Wilderness Waterfront Villas is a happening place.  Right outside your apartment is the splendor of the Everglades and an abundance of activities.  Fishing is world class for Snook, Redfish, Trout, Snapper, and Grouper to name a few. Birdwatching is excellent and creatures of all kinds are abound for your viewing pleasure.  Biking, hiking and kayaking trails are easily accessed from Everglades City.