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Paddle Inn Rafting Company - Private Adventures

14611 US 19 West, Bryson City, NC 28713
+1 828-488-9651
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White Water River Raft

Absolutely Loved our rafting trip.. Paddle Inn was the very best. Great, friendly and helpful... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Beth T
via mobile
No frills means more time on the river!

Don't waste your time rafting with the larger outfitters. The only thing a larger company adds to... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
via mobile
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14611 US 19 West, Bryson City, NC 28713
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely Loved our rafting trip.. Paddle Inn was the very best. Great, friendly and helpful service. Perfect way to spend the afternoon on the Nanatahola River. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Beth T
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your time rafting with the larger outfitters. The only thing a larger company adds to your trip is money and time. The Paddle Inn is definitely a no frills organization...but that was a good thing for us! A quick check in, quick bus...More

Thank KevcoTx
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We visited paddle inn on our trip to north Georgia and were pleasantly impressed by our experience. The water was very cold but very enjoyable and the guides were absolutely incredible. A definite must see for anyone in the area.

Thank Islander680
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I have taken our Boy Scout Troop to raft with Paddle Inn for the past 8-9 years! We have never been disappointed! The owner is awesome and truly cares about her patrons! The guides are very knowledgeable about the river and have always kept us...More

Thank Eaglemom464
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We did a self guided tour, we had a good time and plan to return in the future, very good price run by folks who care about their customers, I would recommend to others.

Thank Travel_Myrtle
Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you are looking for a place where they will treat you like a person instead of a number then look no further. They have a way of making you feel relaxed, not afraid to ask questions and we felt like part of their family....More

Thank gstroop007
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is a great place to go for your trip down the river. The prices are extremely reasonable and the gear is top notch. I don't ever use a guide so i cant say if they are good or not but I would be surprised...More

Thank GNwes
PaddleInn, Owner at Paddle Inn Rafting Company - Private Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thanks for the kudos GNwes.. You must be a paddler to notice how well the boats paddle. We spent quite a bit of time designing and getting them just right.. Most people don't notice, but, the photographers at the falls sure notice them.. They can...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

This was a mom & pop business along the Nanatahala River, and we booked a self guided tour since we had done river rafting before. Every question was answered and what was recommended for the journey down the river. Also I highly recommend getting a...More

Thank sarah l
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Just the personal touch we were looking for! So glad we didn't go with a more commercial company. They make you feel like part of the family while still offering a wide variety of equipment. Ask the guides for tricks for an enhanced experience on...More

Thank s r
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

If fancy is what your looking for than this is not the place. If family friendly customer service and price is than this is the place. They answered all our questions and made us feel like they would take care of all of our needs....More

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Nancy W
21 July 2016|
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Response from PaddleInn | Property representative |
I would agree with Barry above.. I will add this, since it is an objective question.. We only run the Nantahala River, and all Outfitters run the same part of the river. It is an Adventure trip, so, there are always some... More