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North Augusta
Reviewed 1 week ago

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...

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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...

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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!

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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.

Atlanta
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.

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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....

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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...

Clover, South Carolina
Reviewed 6 May 2016

My husband and I recently stayed at The River Lodge to celebrate his birthday. The Lodge is beautiful and rustic, tucked away in a mountain valley. Cathy and Tony are warm and friendly hosts and we instantly made new friends. They make the most delicious breakfasts! You can relax on the front porch overlooking the river, fall asleep to the...

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

We're excited to have you back with us again soon in the most beautiful time of year, Fall. You'll not only experience perfect weather, but spectacular color. I plan to make your favorite breakfast dessert, our baked Pineapple. And, yes, I still plan on sending you the recipe. Thanks so much for your kinds words.

Reviewed 14 March 2016

My wife & I spent two evening here, celebrating our anniversary & checking out the campus at Western Carolina. The owners are VERY nice folks, and as hospitable as one could hope for. The room I booked was the top-end hideaway suite, which had a fireplace & jacuzzi tub, which were well worth the slightly higher rate. The view is...

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

I can't thank you enough for your wonderful review. We try hard to create an atmosphere that is comfortable and pleasing to the eye. I am glad you took advantage of spending time at the river and walking the grounds during your stay. When guests are in and about the main inn, we do offer complimentary beverages throughout the day....

Salisbury
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at The River Lodge B&B for our anniversary. It was perfect in every way. The accommodations were beautiful as was the view from our room. Our room was comfortable and spotless. The entire home was perfectly maintained and so welcoming. There was a roaring fire in the huge fireplace on our arrival. We were graciously...

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

We so enjoyed spending time with you and we look forward to your next trip back to us. Thank you for the wonderful accolades. Folks like yourselves make our time and energy as B&B owners so rewarding.

Fort Mill, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 October 2015

My husband I stayed here for one evening after the end of a long day watching Nation Ford High School Marching Band compete at Western Carolina's Tournament of Champions. The River Lodge is a lovely property on 6 acres with 600 feet of riverfront, right off highway 107 between Cashiers and Cullowhee. Cathy and Anthony Sgambato have owned the property...

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

Wow!!! Thank you so much. We are delighted you have had a wonderful time here at The River Lodge. We try our best to make all our guests feel special. We appreciate your comments and your description of our inn is right on. We look forward to having you back here with us again soon. We'll have your cup of...

Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Although I was late in arriving, I was warmly received, shown my room and took time to sit on the covered porch and unwind from 7 hrs of driving frustration. Each day breakfast was wonderful, enjoyed meeting the other guests staying at the B&B, had coffee with the owners and got tips on places to see. Even before arriving Cathy...

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

We truly appreciate all the accolades, Thank You,. We look forward to having you back with us again soon.

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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: RM598 - RM975 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Every room has its own personality. Try them all.”
 of 5 bubbles Velovol, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms that share the veranda are amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles doll711, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Hideaway Cabin is worth the extra expense. Cute, private, with relaxing jacuzzi.”
 of 5 bubbles bonniel401, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Tell Cathy what you are looking for and she can tell you which room will work best for you!”
  • Our room
  • River, relaxation ( with cows!)
 of 5 bubbles 806cherylc, 7 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Check the website, there are pics of the rooms, and the rates vary by season.”
 of 5 bubbles tobeh423, 11 Oct 2013 | Read review
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