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The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast

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Clayton, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The lodge itself is amazing but Cathy and Anthony made it marvelous! Extremely clean and the breakfast was no less than outstanding! Fishing in the river and enjoying quiet time to read were wonderful and we were always made to feel like we were welcome. Do not miss this excellent home and hosts If you are anywhere near the River...

Thank DebH0412
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much. We had fun having you stay with us. It's so good to laugh and enjoy the company of new guests all the time. And, enjoy the Baked Pineapple and Eggs Benedict recipes I sent to you. Til next time, have a wonderful day.

Peachtree City, Georgia
Reviewed 16 March 2017

River Lodge is a bit of heaven. We couldn't have been more welcomed by Cathy and Anthony. Gracious and friendly, they made us feel like dear friends right away. And they're gourmet chefs! Breakfast was fabulous! The weather had turned unseasonably cold, but we were cozy and warm in the rustic, yet elegant living room near the fire Anthony built...

Thank Robert M
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You're so welcomed. Make it back our way again and we will be sure to warm you with our outdoor fireplace. Spring nights are perfect for that.

Reviewed 11 March 2017

The facility was spotless, the hosts gracious and helpful, and the food superb. The breakfast alone is worth the price of the stay. The property fronts along the Tuckaseegee River, with beautiful views of the river and the Balsam Mountains.

Thank Kevin B
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you!!! We enjoyed making your stay with us a happy time. We look forward to your coming our way again.

Reviewed 5 January 2017

Kathy and Tony were fabulous hosts! They met us at the door with smiles when we arrived around 9pm the first evening. From beginning to end, it felt like we were staying with extremely hospitable family. There were chocolates on the kitchen counter, notes everywhere for instructions on how to use things and even a map for the surrounding hiking...

Thank Kirstie C
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are happy that your stay with us was everything you hoped for. We enjoy spending time with our guests and filling them in on all the fun things to do in these beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina. We look forward to your next visit. Thanks so much.

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Looking for a place to stay in western North Carolina? Here's one of your best options. Lovely mountain setting-rustic lodge-capable and gracious hosts-breakfast equal to 5 star restaurant- spotlessly clean -comfortable beds- a gem in any season for any reason

Thank Grayendo
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank You for a wonderful review. We enjoyed having you with us and we look forward to having you back again so we can continue to spoil you.

North Augusta
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We love Appalachia and until we bought a cabin, we would stay at River Lodge every winter and did so for many years. After a few years away we went back to renew old acquaintances. Initially, it was by chance that we located this b&b after an exhaustive search on this new thing called the internet. We placed a call...

Thank Jim B
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Wow, what can we say, you two are the greatest. We have always enjoyed your visits to us and were so happy to hear your voice when booking with us again. Let's not wait too long to see you two again. Til next time, Chao.

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed on night as we were in town for a soccer game at Western Carolina University. The B and B was a wonderful log cabin stay. The outside pictures do not give any hint to the beauty and charm on the inside. The owners were friendly and full of information/ knowledge of the area but not intrusive at all. We...

Thank mamagearing
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to have your group of friends enjoy everything about The River Lodge. You couldn't have picked a better weekend, the weather was perfect for sitting out on the porch under the stars while enjoying the company of friends. Thanks for the compliments, we are happy that your experience was truly all you say it was. We...

Aiken, South Carolina
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place... Quiet country setting... Delicious breakfasts....lovely cordial hosts. There is much to see in the area and some great restaurants...a cool getaway in the Blue Ridge mountains...Cashiers and Highlands are within an hour...Biltmore about an hour away...perfect area!

Thank SuePalm
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We enjoyed our conversations with you and you being the only guests here midweek was such a delight. I am happy we were part of your 50th. Wedding Anniversary and that you chose The River Lodge as the place to celebrate it. Hope to see your for your 51st.

Reviewed 18 July 2016

I cannot express how wonderful this place is. Cathy and Anthony are wonderful hosts and incredible cooks. Breakfast was so good. The lodge has something beautiful to see at every turn and they all have history. What an amazing sense of decor they have! We will be back, no doubt about it.

Thank doll711
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We would like to extend our Thanks to you for sharing your thoughts and comments. Our aim from the first day we opened our inn to thousands of guests who have crossed our welcoming mat the past 20 years is to make your experience here at the inn a memorable one. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 25 May 2016

Some friends and I stayed at the River Lodge over the weekend and were completely charmed by the lovely lodge, the exceptional breakfasts (french toast made with their homemade bread!), and most of all, the wonderful hosts, Cathy and Anthony. The grounds and views are gorgeous, and it felt like stepping into another - better and more relaxing - world....

Thank Eileen L
NorthCarolinaLodger, Owner at The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Anthony & I had made up our minds to experience the same feeling you just described in your review, a feeling of stepping away from the everyday world, find a more relaxing and better place to unwind and just enjoy. We are happy we can share that haven with all our guests here at The River Lodge. We look forward...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience Rustic Elegance at it's Best...Experience The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast. Tucked in the mountains of Western North Carolina on a river bend. A massive stone fireplace stands boldly in the greatroom. Artfully decorated with antiques, American Indian motif and a touch of nature. Six uniquely decorated guest rooms all with private baths, Extroadinary breakfasts each morning and surroundings that will please your senses. Come visit The River Lodge, you;ll be glad you did! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The River Lodge Bed and Breakfast

Address: 619 Roy Tritt Rd, Cullowhee, NC 28723-9668
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Jackson County > Cullowhee
Price Range: €120 - €196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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