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River Garden Bed and Breakfast

19080 North Fork River Rd, Abingdon, VA 24210
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In the spring of 2016, my wife and I were in Abingdon over a Friday - Sunday weekend for a play and bike ride on the Virginia Creeper Trail. We stayed at the River Garden for two nights. The room we ended up with was fine, but the first room we were shown had a strong musty odor. Unless you're... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I stayed at River Garden B&B with my husband and two kids (ages 9 and 11) for four days over Memorial Day Weekend. We rented the whole house because the owners were out of town for the weekend. I can't say enough good things about it. First, the setting and location are absolutely gorgeous, overlooking a picturesque river with views... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

The River Garden B&B is located right on the river. Each room has a door to a covered deck where you can't help but relax listening to the sounds of the river and natural habitat. The bed was so comfortable that we really didn't want to get out of it, except for the anticipation of Paula's fantastic breakfasts. We were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Imagine sitting on the deck looking right out at the river, listening to the birds sing. That's how it is at the River Garden B&B. The downstairs rooms have a private entrance from the deck and the deck has plenty of chairs for relaxing and river-watching. Paula's breakfast is scrumptious! Ham and egg cups, hash brown potatoes of the homemade... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

We came to Abingdon to ride the Virginia Creeper Trail and visit the Barter Theater. Both were great, but the River Garden was the highlight of the trip. Heck, it's worth the price of the room just to eat the breakfasts. One day was a delicious frittata; the other was scrumptious ham and eggs. Not to mention hash brown potatoes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for four nights and enjoyed every minute. Paula an Scott were very welcoming and friendly. The breakfasts were delicious and there's always some wonderful baked goods to enjoy in the afternoon. We stayed in the Trail Rider room which was basic but very comfortable and the porch was wonderful being right on the river, very relaxing. They also took... More 

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Huntington, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I have nothing negative to say about our 2 day stay in the Barter Room. Its quiet, well-appointed, & comfortable. Breakfast is a relaxed and delicious gourmet meal. The porch overlooking the stream is just outside the door making this a most peaceful & lovely retreat. The innkeepers are friendly and accommodating. Paula makes yummy homemade snacks available. I highly... More 

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Graham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Can't beat this B & B for comfort, setting, and excellent food. Our group of 6 relatives enjoyed the comfort, the lovely setting and the gourmet breakfasts. Paul and Scott are the perfect host and hostess. Didn't want to leave!!!

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Graham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Many thanks to Paula and Scott for a wonderful stay the breakfast was awesome, hospitality was the best...can't wait to go back. Breakfast was truly a yummy experience. Made us feel like we were visiting family..views from the balcony overlooking the river were very calming and relaxing.

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Midlothian, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. The room had a deck with comfortable chairs right beside the river where we enjoyed our books. The food was divine, and Paula was a fantastic hostess. The rates were very reasonable.

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the scenic bank of the North Fork of the Holston River, nestled in the foothills of the picturesque Clinch Mountains and just outside historic Abingdon, Virginia, The River Garden is a place where you can feel at home away from home. With only 3 guest rooms, we provide you with the personal attention you deserve. Each comfortable room has an interior door for access to the inn and a private exterior door which opens onto a covered deck. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River Garden Bed and Breakfast

Address: 19080 North Fork River Rd, Abingdon, VA 24210
Location: United States > Virginia > Abingdon
Price Range: $95 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
River Garden Hotel Abingdon
River Garden b&b
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