Gideon Ridge Inn

In the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Gideon Ridge is centrally located to many NC attractions 


In the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Gideon Ridge is centrally located to many NC attractions 

Gideon Ridge Exterior
mountain view

The Basics


Gideon Ridge Inn is 10 delightful guest rooms with mountain breezes, French doors and stone terraces. Elegant gardens. Ceiling fans and wicker chairs. Fine breakfasts to linger over. And a sophisticated place for a martini and a fine dinner.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge Services
  • Fireplaces
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.

In the Know

  • North Carolina Gemstone Mining Specialists focusing on the Appalachian Mountain range

  • North Carolina's largest private collection of gemstone, minerals and fossils at Appalachian Fossil Museum

  • Experience the visual arts and our rich mountain heritage through exhibits, cultural events, workshops, and lectures at BRHAM

  • Don't miss Mystery Hill, NC’s most unique attraction and Natural Gravitational Anomaly

Stay for the Story

Set against the backdrop of the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains, this enchanting inn boasts panoramic views that showcase nature's splendor. Culinary delights await at the inn's restaurant, where farm-to-table cuisine takes center stage.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Dine al-fresco on our terrace or in our intimate European styled dining room with long-range mountain views as your backdrop

Enjoy American classics with a twist at Foggy Rock Eatery and Pub
Visit Mellow Mushroom for the best pizza in Blowing Rock

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Visit North Carolina's oldest travel attranctio, the Blowing Rock for hikes and beautiful waterfalls
Take in the scenery along the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway
Visit the nearby Appalachian Ski Mountain for skiing/snowboarding, lessons, outdoor ice skating

Guest Reviews

My husband and I have been come to this inn for numerous years (15 plus)… Wish we could come at least once a month! We’ve stayed in several rooms but the Grandfather View is our favorite by far. They have remodeled several areas and what a delight. The cocktail bar is wonderful as is the seating area on the porch with expanded dining (and 2 seating times). The inn...See More

- Vicki Rosenow

Beautiful location and Bed & Breakfast. Highly recommended for lodging and dinner. Breakfast is awesome as well. Views of Blowing Rock are amazing! We had dinner reservations and stayed for breakfast. Go here about once a year either in fall or spring. Close to downtown Blowing Rock and shopping. Had the venison for our main, pate, crab & lobster cake for our app and the chocolate torte & cheese...See More

- Travis Smith

Gideon Ridge Inn is by far the best place I have ever stayed! The staff is amazingly attentive without being too much. We stayed in the Blue Room with a beautiful sunset view of Grandfather Mountain. The room is spacious and comfortable, with a Nespresso machine, but the fresh coffee each morning with the made to order breakfast is where it is at! Each morning the menu signature item...See More

- Shirley H

Wish our table was closer to the window for the spectacular view but unfortunately we had to look at the couple sitting across from us to see the view. It made it awkward. Parking on a tight hill; glad we had the 5:30 seating would not had wanted to drive up there and park at the 8:30 seating. Our server, Abby was fantastic! Very informative, friendly and sincere. All...See More

- Joanne Horak

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 10

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Rollaway Available, Turndown Service, Alarm Clocks

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy:

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Onsite

Corporate Rates: Yes

Inn Amenities: Concierge Services, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available

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Location Type: Mountains