River's Edge at Todd, NC Inn

6945 Railroad Grade Road , Todd, NC 28684 USA (Show map)


Relax on the New River near the peaceful mountain village of Todd and experience the conviviality of a Chambre d ' hotes ( guest room ) in the French tradition . You and your party will be the only guest ( s) in our home . Stay in one of our two comfortable and beautifully appointed rooms which sleep up to 3 people ( a couple and one child ) The Reve Bleu is a charming and elegantly furnished bedroom with antiques , French artwork and lovely bed covers in the shades of blue .it is our most romantic bedroom with River and mountains views from a south facing window and with en suite bathroom . The Mimosas room is a spacious bedroom delightfully decorated in yellow shades , antiques and ;French artwork with a north facing window with river and mountain views. 13;You will sleep in finely pressed luxury 600 Thread count sheets . elegance and refinement is what await you in our home . Our cabin is located right on the New River so bring your fishing poles . Railroad Grade Road is perfect for some easy and all levels bike rides . Or just relax in the yard or on the decks with a good book . Upon your arrival a welcome drink will be offered and the next morning you will start your day with a delicious gourmet French continental breakfast , using the finest ingredients .



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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service5.0
  • Value4.9
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining5.0

Great place to stay and great hosts

5 on August 19, 2015

Just stayed for a long weekend with Christine and Tom and they could NOT have been more gracious hosts. They opened their home to us and made us feel "at home". I recommend to anyone looking for a nice getaway.

Delightful home for perfect week end getaway

5 on August 17, 2015

Tom & Christine were amazing ! they were both so accommodating and their attention to detail was perfect ! The house was beautiful , comfortable and extremely clean and cozy . Christine ' s preparation for our gourmet breakfast was delicious and special . Her French roots are visible throughout their home and her culinary perfection ! Tom made sure we had anything we needed and took extra time to inform us of local events he thought we would enjoy . We enjoyed our stay so much and didn't want to leave ! Thank you both so very much for welcoming my family . We will definitely be back and highly recommend anyone wanting to be pampered and comfortable for their visit to the area .

New River Marathon week end

5 on June 23, 2015

I would highly recommend this cabin to anyone wanting to get away . Tom and Christine were extremely hospitable and nice to be around . Their home is very cozy and our room was beautifully appointed and spotless and the breakfast was superb . We had a fabulous week end with them

Awesome hosts !

5 on April 25, 2015

Christine and Tom made me and my girlfriend feel extremely welcome .The stay was impeccable . Everything was beautiful and refined . And every inch of the cabin was spotless ! They provided useful tips for places to visit during our stay , provided a fantastic breakfast and everything they did was designed to make us comfortable during our time there . I would absolutely recommend them to anyone looking for a stay near Boone and the NC ski slopes .

Cozy Mountain Cabin

5 on November 28, 2014

Christine and Tom are wonderfully delightful people and superb hosts. Christine's authentic French cuisine was delectable and waking up to a delicious breakfast with pastries, fruits, and yogurt was a treat. Not to mention her French accent is so cute! Tom is a trip! He will guide you wherever you wish to go, having a pretty vast knowledge of the area and pretty much any outdoor activity you would want to do. Kayaking was an option, but it was too cold for us. He may look like an old guy but he's pretty spry and competitive (challenge him to a game of bocce ball or table tennis!) We stayed in the Reve Bleu and it was so quaint and cozy. Everything was just nice, clean, and comfortable. They really do make you feel like guests, and not just people crashing in one of their rooms. Like most people in the world, I'm usually too lazy to write a review of anything I buy or anywhere I go, but our stay here was so amazing, I've gotten off my [figurative] butt to give credit where credit is due. We definitely recommend this place if you plan an NC mountain visit!

Fantastic French Cuisine, excellent location

5 on October 14, 2014

It just doesn't get any better than this. Christine's cooking is a treat for the eyes as well as the tongue. Plus you have a great river for paddling and a great road for biking, and Todd is a good destination for either. I love a place you don't have to use your car except maybe for an occasional kayak shuttle. Not your typical B&B, fairly new property but with lots of old world charm.

Great place!

4.0 on October 13, 2014

Tom and Christine were great hosts! Very friendly, great food and provided some great information about local attractions and hiking paths.

Staying at The Inn in Todd, Nc, is like coming HOME.

5 on July 23, 2014

A stay at Christine and Tom's Bed and breakfast is like coming home to the most comfort and hospitality you could ever imagine. The Inn is impeccably clean, the food Divine and the entire experience is FIVE STAR. You must experience it for yourself to see what I mean.

Fantastic location for a weekend getaway

4.6 on June 19, 2014

We recently spent two wonderful nights at Rivers Edge Inn. The location is fantastic! Christine served a delicious gourmet breakfast on the back deck over looking the river. Our room was very comfortable and Christine made sure we had everything we needed for our stay. Tom and Christine are great hosts and are knowledgeable about the area. Staying at Rivers Edge Inn feels like staying with friends. We can't wait to go back.

Delightful Stay at River's Edge

5 on March 29, 2014

We had a wonderful time at the River's Edge B/B located near Todd, NC. THe hosts, Tom and Christine were extremely friendly and accomodating. They welcomed us into their home, provided the perfect mix of company and privacy, and made us feel very comfortable. The breakfast was incredible with coffee, fresh fruit, and delicious pastries. Casper the friendly cat was an added bonus! They offer plenty of options for outdoor activities as well. We are already talking about a return trip! Thanks Tom and Christine...we had a delightful time. Jeff and Suzie

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Rooms & Rates

Reve Bleu

Romantic bedroom for one or 2 persons , furnished with fine antiques , four poster bed , French artwork , luxury and refinement in every details are what is expecting you in Reve Bleu . Have an ensuite bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $140 - $140


Family room sleeping up to 3 persons . Tastefully furnished , fine art work , oriental rugs .

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Beds 1 Double , 1 Twin

Nightly Rate: $140 - $140

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Location Type

Countryside, Mountains, Small town


Asheville, NC (AVL) 90 miles

Directions to property:

google maps or gps: 6945 Railroad Grade Road, Todd, NC 28684

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, National/State parks, Nature area, Virginia Creeper Bicycle Trail, Grayson Highlands, VA., Grandfather Mountain, Outlet Stores, Picnic area, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Homestay

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, CD player, Fireplace, Internet Service, Radio, Telephone, Washer/dryer , Porches with swing and rocking chairs, Bocce Balls, Firepit, Kayaks and bicycles, Ping pong table, Finely pressed luxury Egyptian cotton sheets

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Desk, Hairdryer, Library, TV, Videos, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Frees use of kayacks with shuttle service, Free use of bicycles, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Snow shoe trails, Swimming, Table Tennis

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  • Check In:: 3 PM
  • Check Out:: 11 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes Children well behaved of responsible parents
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments Personal checks, Cash



Christine Goodwin

Languages spoken

English, French

Resident Pets


About the innkeepers

Christine bring a French flare and charm to the surroundings and is a gourmet cook who will prepare you exquisite meals and desserts . Tom grew up in San Diego and his hobbies are about anything outdoors .

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  • Time Served: 8.30 - 9.00
  • Serving Location: Deck when weather permit, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options