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179 Deer Leap, Hot Springs, NC
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RiverDance
Ranked #1 of 6 Hot Springs B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Taylorsville, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was surprised to learn that my Daughter had made arrangements for my wife and I to spend a night at RiverDance. This would be our last chance to relax before a long series of medical procedures. It almost seemed liked too much to add to our schedule but we did not want to disappoint anyone. Shortly after arrival everything... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! As soon as you approach RiverDance you are awestruck by the spectacular view of the mountains and river below and it only gets better once you enter. Callie and David made our stay truly special with their gracious hospitality. They will instantly become your new friends! Such a beautiful space with every amenity you could need for a relaxing... More

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Sapulpa, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have limited experience with B&B's and were a bit nervous about what we would find at the end of a long trip. What we found was peace, relaxation and new friends. The nights at RiverDance were our favorite, we turned off the lights, watched lightning bugs, listened the the sound of the creek running, enjoyed the cool air and... More

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Arlington, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted to get away for a few nights and set goals for the coming year. My husband promised me that he had found "just the spot." I was skeptical. He reserved the place many months in advance and when the time came I was worried that a bed and breakfast was not a good idea. However,... More

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Salisbury, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For those who love nature and breathtaking views, this is a must go destination. The owners, Callie and Dave are great people and hosts. The Riverdance house is very spacious, offering 2 suits with everything you might need: WiFi, kitchenette, microwave, coffee maker, and plenty of interesting books if you love reading. Suits are tastily decorated and you def get... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

RiverDance is Home away from Home and the Wellendorf's are like family. I love this place. I've been to more than 60 countries, so when I say that the view from the decks of RiverDance are some of the best in the world it means something. Our last trip there led to late nights because we didn't want to go... More

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beafort south carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Riverdance is a great place for families with or without pets. Suite is spacious with plenty of room. The deck is great to relax and unwind. Wish that they had a full breakfast but for the price of the room that is expected, again you cannot beat the price for what you are getting. Hotsprings is not far for restaurants... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I stayed at RiverDance last week for two nights with the intention of getting away for a quiet retreat of reading and meditation. A colleague at work had recommended RiverDance to me, but I was completely unprepared for the beauty of the setting, the luxury and spaciousness of the accommodations, and the graciousness of the owners/hosts, Callie and Dave. I... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I love trying new places and yet I am content to return again and again to RiverDance. The architecture of the house is open and welcoming- and really sets the stage for the view. I absolutely love the jacuzzi - even in the barely cool August evenings it is such a luxury. My husband and I found that RiverDance gave... More

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Woodstown, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My husband and I have decided we will never find another place so perfect as RiverDance! The accommodations, hospitality of Callie and Dave, and the beauty of the location were outstanding. We have stayed in B&Bs in this county and in Europe, but none has come close to the experience we enjoyed at RiverDance. We will return! Sherrill and Bob... More

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Address: 179 Deer Leap, Hot Springs, NC
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Hot Springs
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
RiverDance is a captivating blend of the best in a traditional Vacation Rental and an upscale Bed and Breakfast. As our guests, nestled on a quiet mountainside, high above the river, you will find your home away from home. Experience the outdoors at its best, day or night, from our Carolina Porch with its barn board fireplace Relax in front of the massive Arts and Crafts fireplace in the inviting great room, and rest comfortably in your own private quarters. RiverDance offers two separate suites, TreeTops and RiverRock. Enter the Tree Tops Suite (upper level) via the heavy timber stairs. There you will find two spacious bedrooms, a full bath and a sitting area with a comfy leather couch and TV. The Hickory bedroom has two twin beds which can be converted to a King, while Beech has a queen bed with a full futon. Access the River Rock Suite (lower level) from your own private entrance off of the parking area. It's perfect if you have man's best friend with you. This inviting living space also provides two sleeping areas and a full bath. The Holly bedroom has a queen bed while the Laurel room has a kitchenette, media area with big screen TV and sleeps two comfortably. River Rock has its own private deck, seating area and easy access to the Hot Tub. To assure your privacy we will only rent each suite of rooms to a single group. ... more   less 
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