Asheville, North Carolina is a big city with all the amenities one could want. It has a lot to offer the locals and visitors, but it maintains a small-town vibe. If you're considering a trip to the city, why not pass on the motel scene and opt for a cozy and intimate bed and breakfast inn instead? Asheville is known for its friendly and unique Bed and Breakfast accommodations. To help you find the perfect place to stay for an unforgettable experience, here are the ten best bed and breakfasts in Asheville, NC.
10. The Lion and the Rose Bed & Breakfast
276 Montford Avenue, Asheville
The Lion and the Rose B&B is an exceptional choice for cozy accommodations with three suites to choose from. Guests rate it a 4.9 out of 4 for cleanliness, and amenities. Parking is included in the cost, and Breakfast is also included, along with housekeeping, a spa, air conditioning, and free wi-fi. The rooms sleep between 2 to 3 guests. The Inn sits on a property in the historical district with notable landmarks nearby. It's not far from the Botanical Gardens, the Bent Creek Experimental Forest, the North Carolina Arboretum, the Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, and opportunities for kayaking, rafting, hiking and biking trails, and horseback riding. Pets are not allowed and children must be 12 or older.
9. Biltmore Village Inn B&B
119 Dodge St, Asheville
The Biltmore Village Inn Bed & Breakfast is a delightful small inn on a 4-star property with a rating of 4.9 for cleanliness. The B&B provides free WiFi, breakfast, parking, and housekeeping. Other amenities include air conditioning and a spa for relaxing. The rooms are spacious and comfortable with upscale linens. Guests have access to a lobby with free newspapers, and an indoor pool nearby. Other amenities are food and drink free daily in the reception area, a fireplace in the lobby, a shared refrigerator and concierge, luggage storage, and tour and ticket assistance. Guests may also enjoy the terrace and garden on the grounds. It's centrally located and within walking distance of Cathedral Of All Souls, Biltmore Estate, Bruegger's Bagels, Texas Roadhouse, Corner Kitchen, and other destinations. It's a few miles from the Asheville Mall, the Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, and other attractions.
8. Carolina Bed & Breakfast
177 Cumberland Ave., Asheville
The Carolina Bed & Breakfast offers a choice of a luxury cottage with a garden view and kitchenette. The spacious King Bed sleeps up to 4. The cottage is spacious with 3,993 square feet and it comes with free parking, wifi, drinks, and horse oeuvres. A deluxe suite is available with a king bed that sleeps 3, a fireplace, and a view of the garden for $319 per night. The B&B is within walking distance of the Thomas Wolfe Memorial, the University of North Carolina at Asheville, the Asheville Masonic Temple, Grove Arcade, and the Basilica of Saint Lawrence. Several restaurants and cafes are within walking distance.
7. Bent Creek Lodge Bed & Breakfast
10 Parkway Crescent, Arden, NC
Bent Creek Lodge Bed & Breakfast is in Arden, a neighborhood in Asheville. It sits on a 3-star property with free parking, wifi, housekeeping, business services, and housekeeping. A full breakfast is also free daily. Guests may request extra beds or cribs. The Inn is close to a library, hiking and biking trails, business services, a meeting room, conference space, a garden, a picnic area, and a spa that offers massage services. It's near the French Broad Overlook, the North Carolina Arboretum, Pack Square, The Orange Peel, and Mt. Pisgah, and it's just 12 minutes driving time from the Asheville Regional Airport. There are several excellent restaurants nearby. Guest rate it with a 5 out of 5.
6. Abbington Green Bed & Breakfast Inn
46 & 48 Cumberland Circle, Asheville
The Abbington Green B&B is a lovely Inn that offers a choice of several rooms with spacious and comfortable furnishings and linens. It has a rating of 5 out of 5 from guests. For the price per night, the Inn throws in WiFi, Full breakfast, parking, housekeeping, and air conditioning. It's a pet-friendly place that also offers a spa with aromatherapy, massage, and other services. Business services are also available as well as private couples dining and romance packages for two. Self-parking is free on-site with an electric car charging station. Free daily reception offers snacks and drinks with coffee and tea in the common areas. Newspapers are free in the lobby with a library, concierge services, a computer station, a garden, a terrace, and a picnic area.
5. Beaufort House Inn
61 N Liberty St, Asheville
The Beaufort House Inn provides guests with free parking, a full breakfast, WiFi, housekeeping, and air conditioning. The rooms are comfortable and clean with an excellent rating from previous guests. free newspaper is available in the lobby with a library, reception hall, water dispenser, and concierge services. Guest may enjoy picnicking in the designated area or enjoy the terrace and garden. Guests share a refrigerator and may enjoy the fireplace in the lobby. There is a designated smoking area. It's near the Asheville Masonic Temple, Thomas Wolfe Memorial Park, The Basilica of Saint Lawrence, Grove Arcade, and Pack Square. There are several restaurants in the vicinity.
4. Princess Anne Hotel & Breakfast
301 East Chestnut Street, Asheville
The Princess Anne Hotel & Breakfast is a top-rated bed & breakfast with free WiFi, full breakfast, parking, air conditioning, business services, and comfortably furnished rooms. It's a pet-friendly inn on a 3.5-star property. It's within walking distance of Pack Square and Asheville City Hall. It's a few miles from the Basilica of Saint Lawrence and the Asheville Regional Airport. It's a lovely historic building with free cooked-to-order breakfast from 8 am to 9:30 am, a restaurant, be, free daily reception with coffee and tea in common areas. Guests may use the indoor pool, laundry facilities, mini-fridge, and microwave. Daily housekeeping and dry cleaning services are provided with a library, free newspapers in the lobby, an elevator, a banquet hall, a front-desk safe, and more. Guests may also enjoy the communal living room with its fireplace in the lobby. It's easy to relax with a massage at the spa. There is a garden, terrace, picnic area, and BBQ grills available. Romance packages are available.
3. 1898 Waverly Inn
783 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC
Hendersonville is a community in Asheville that offers a host of things to see and do. The 1898 Waverly Inn is on a 3-star property, not far from the Team ECCO Ocean Center and Aquarium, the mineral and Lapidary Museum, Henderson County Heritage Museum, and a host of restaurants. The Rooms at this B&B are clean, comfortable, and spacious. Guests have full breakfast daily, parking, WiFi, housekeeping, and access to the amenities. There is also a spa and restaurant on-site.
2. Cedar Crest Inn
674 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville
The Cedar Crest Inn is a lovely bed & breakfast with comfortably furnished rooms with fresh linens. Guests have free WiFi. Continental breakfast is served daily from 8:30 to 9:30 AM. They also provide housekeeping, air conditioning, and Spa services. Parking on-site is free. There is a fireplace in the lobby for all guests to enjoy. The B&B is in a central location within walking distance of the Cathedral of All Souls and Biltmore Estate. It's a 10-minute drive from the Asheville Mall.
1. The Abermarle Inn
86 Edgemont Road, Asheville
The Abermarle Inn is another exceptional choice. It's highly rated for its clean and comfortable rooms with free WiFi, air conditioning, parking, and full morning breakfast. Coffee and tea are available to add a day in the common areas. The Abermarle Inn also offers Spa services, and it is a pet-friendly establishment. There is a library, a gift shop and newsstand, a terrace, garden, business center, meeting room, daily housekeeping, and concierge services. It's within a few minutes' drive of the Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Grove Park Country Club, Black Mountain College Museum, the City Hall, and Masonic Temple. There are plenty of restaurants within walking distance.
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