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plethora of unique shops, wedding venues and caters who can make your
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Fox Mountain Guides and Climbing School
Fox Mountain Guides and Climbing School is the south’s only AMGA Accredited Guide Service. They offer rock climbing, ice climbing guiding and rock climbing courses across North Carolina. A great and exciting way to see the Mountains! FMG also offers a teen adventure summer camps June through August. We only use American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) trained and certified Instructors and Guides. No other guide service in the Southeastern USA upholds this incredibly high standard. Excellence in Rock Guiding and Instruction since 1994.
The South’s only AMGA Accredited Guide Service
AMGA Certified Instructors or Guides on every trip
No experience necessary
We cater to all ability levels and ages
Toll Free: 1-888-28-GUIDE (4843)
Sleep Inn Biltmore
Attractive and affordable, Asheville’s Sleep Inn Biltmore is just the
place to relax and make yourself comfortable. You’ll feel secluded in
your cozy surroundings, yet you’re centrally located.
Only two blocks from the world-renowned Biltmore Estate & Winery’s
entrance, Sleep Inn Biltmore is also within easy walking distance of
the historic Biltmore Village’s quaint shopping and restaurant
Toll Free 828-277-1800
Illusions Day Spa
Relax and rejuvenate in a historic 1920's house, just steps from
downtown. Illusions pampers the body and spirit with couples
massages,skin care,manicures,pedicures,and hair styling. Asheville's
top professionals are here! We also accomodate large cooperate and
wedding parties. Look better... Feel better, at Illusions Day Spa! Located at 37 Arlington St.,
Asheville, NC 28801, (828) 258-9558
Days Inn Biltmore East
Come stay at our Asheville Days Inn which is conveniently located off I-40 and Tunnel Road. Choose from any one of our newly renovated king, queen, or 2 full size bedrooms. Rooms include refridgerators, microwaves, coffee makers, hair dryers, safes, irons, and boards. Enjoy our expanded deluxe breakfast with HOT Belgium waffles and receive a free USA Today. Book your reservation today by calling 828-298-4000.
1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage
1889 Shingle-style house surrounded by beautifully landscaped grounds. Five luxuriously decorated guest rooms. Separate cottage for families. Easy four block walk to downtown Asheville. Three-course gourmet breakfast. Evening social hour for guests. 800-485-3045
The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa
The Grove Park Inn overlooks Asheville's skyline and the Blue Ridge mountains. Whether you’re planning a small gathering of close family and friends or a magnificent social event for hundreds, one of these settings is certain to be the perfect location for your celebration.
Built in 1913, the Inn is on the National Register of Historic Places and a member of Historic Hotels of America. Amenities include a 40,000 sq ft world-class spa, Arts & Crafts antique furnishings, Club Floor, Donald Ross designed golf course, tennis, swimming, Sports Complex, shops, fine dining and children's programs.
800-438-5800, 290 Macon Ave., Asheville, NC 28804
1891 Cedar Crest Victorian Inn
Three blocks to Biltmore Estate. This incredible Queen Anne mansion
features lavish interior woodwork, period antiques and Victorian decor,
combined with all the comforts and conveniences expected by the
discriminating traveler. Ask about our wedding packages, we can take
care of all of your wedding party's needs. All private baths; 2 w/
Jacuzzis; and 6 w/fireplaces. Full gourmet breakfasts, afternoon and
evening beverages, delicious desserts.$150- 285.
toll free, 800-252-0310 or 828-252-1389
Mountain Lodge and Conference Center
Located in beautiful Western North Carolina and conveniently located to
historic Hendersonville and Asheville, The Mountain Lodge presents a
fresh alternative in accommodations and weddings. The brand new hotel
offers 64 lavish suites with full kitchen facilities, a
state-of-the-art conference center that holds up to 150 people, indoor
pool, fitness center, business center, complimentary hot breakfast,
22-foot lobby fireplace, and a Courtyard by the waterfall. Our Staff
boasts incomparable guest service, and strives to create a memorable
experience. Whether traveling on business or at leisure, the Lodge is
equipped to meet every need of your stay or function. Ask about our
wedding packages. 1-828.693.9910
Specializing in weddings in the mountains. Innovative designs with the
highest quality flowers, as you would expect them to be. We strive for
the friendliest & most professional service that will exceed any
that you will find. Destination brides, not a problem for us!
www.brownsweddingdesign.com, Brown's Weddings, or visit our regular web site,
Brown's Floral Design
800-627-1876, or local - 828-645-6544
Welcome to Wildberry Lodge! Come enjoy the gourmet breakfasts, spectacular mountain views and breathtaking sunsets. Enjoy the glow from an evening fire or roast marshmallows on a twig. Explore Asheville, the Biltmore Estate, the nearby Blue Ridge Parkway or relax on your private balcony. Throw away your cares and encounter a taste of heaven. Toll Free 866-863-2525
Compassionate Expressions Mountain Inn & Healing Sanctuary
Compassionate Expressions offers a magical private 40-acre Certified Wildlife Habitat nature setting as a backdrop for your wedding
complete with mountain lodging and quality spa services. Events Rentals include a stunning Pavilion and Entertainment Patios situated by a running creek
with Outdoor Kitchen and Fireplace, Sauna Bathhouse, Hot Tubs and breathtaking mountain view. Located on the northwest side of Asheville. (828) 683-6633
Comfort Suites Biltmore Estate
New! ALL SUITES WITH 40" HD TV. The newly remodeled Comfort Suites Biltmore will cater to your entire
wedding party and guests in our spacious suites. Personalized wedding
packages are available, please contact our sales department to learn
more about what we can offer you. Our convenient on mall premises
location places your guests within a 3 minute walk of Cinnebarre (a new
and exciting theater dining experience), 2 pharmacies, numerous shops,
a full service spa, and over 20 restaurants. We invite all of our guests to enjoy FREE ACCESS to the adjacent Asheville Fitness Club with sauna, kid care, professional gym equipment, and group fitness classes while staying at the Comfort Suites -- all at no additional charge for our wonderful guests! Also, DISCOUNT Health Adventure Tickets are available. Email your request to
[email protected] or 800-622-4005, (828) 665-4000, 890 Brevard Road (I-26 Exit 33)
Tucked in the colorful Blue Ridge Mountains, Best Western of Asheville offers complimentary Hi Speed internet access, in room coffee makers, hairdryers, irons and boards. Also available are brand new Jacuzzi rooms with LCD TV’s. Other amenities include a large heated outdoor pool and a deluxe HOT breakfast with eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy. Please call 828.298.5562 to book your reservation today.
Haywood Park Hotel
Nestled in the heart of Asheville’s vibrant downtown, the Haywood Park Hotel offers a perfect blend of luxury and convenience. Located within walking distance of the areas finest restaurants, shops, coffee houses and galleries, this boutique hotel is the choice for business and leisure travelers alike. Experience urban elegance, southern charm and exceptional service. You will be greeted by a courteous professional staff, polished brass, rich warm oak and gleaming Spanish marble. Complimentary valet parking.
& Teleflora by Floral Worldwide
Floral Worldwide, a full service FTD and Teleflora florist, has
provided professional service, creative designs, and excellent floral
quality for over 30 years in the Asheville area. We offer wide selections and styles for all
occasions, including floral arrangements, European gardens, plants,
fruit and gourmet baskets, balloons, and stuffed animals. We deliver to
Hendersonville area communities; nationwide and international delivery
our web site!
The Chef’s Kitchen
The Chef’s Kitchen at Ingles is dedicated to providing fresh, beautifully presented and affordably priced menus for this very special event. Our Chef’s will assist you in creating a portion of this wonderful day by helping you decide from a variety of wonderfully prepared appetizers, beautifully displayed buffets or an elegant sit down dinner. The Chef’s Kitchen will exceed your expectations and delight your guest.
North Carolina Wine Gifts
Biltmore Village Inn Luxury Bed & Breakfast
North Carolina’s only on-line wine store for award winning, boutique wines is located here in Asheville, NC. Buying local holds true for wine just like it does for food … and they go together. Whether you like the red or white European varietals or the sweet, refreshing native Muscadine wines, you will find it here. In Asheville, customers save on shipping, call for pick-up or delivery.
Located at 1131 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville.
Built for the Vanderbilt's lawyer, this 1892 Victorian mansion nestled on 3 acres is the closest bed and breakfast to the Biltmore Estate. Relax on our large wrap-around porch while enjoying the view. Bedrooms feature private baths with jetted tubs, fireplaces, Egyptian cotton towels, cozy robes, wireless internet access and HDTVs with DVD players. Enjoy our gourmet breakfast and friendly staff. Walk to Biltmore Village. Pet friendly rooms available.
Red Rocker Inn
Voted as the BEST Bed and Breakfast inn of Asheville, Black Mountain and all
of Western North Carolina, the Red Rocker is located in a charming mountain
town 12 minutes from Asheville's famous Biltmore Estate. 17 elegant
guest rooms, each with private bath and central air.
Enjoy a 105-year tradition of fine Southern Dining presented by one of the
Top 15 Best Chefs in the Country (Arrington's B&B Journal). 136 N. Dougherty St Black Mountain, NC, 28711
toll free 888-669-5991
Country Inn and Suites Biltmore Square
for a place to stay in Asheville, NC? With its charming décor and
comfortable amenities, the Country Inn & Suites provides a warm and
welcoming atmosphere sure to please business and leisure travelers. Ask
about our wedding packages, you will love the savings! Our Asheville
hotel near the Blue Ridge Parkway boasts beautiful views of the
mountains. You'll find culture, nature, history and fine dining in
abundance near our Asheville, NC lodging.
This elegant Greek Revival mansion, voted "Best [B&B] in the South" and
listed on the National Register of Historic Places, features an exquisite
carved oak staircase with unique balcony and a stone veranda overlooking
award-winning gardens. Spacious period rooms offer private baths, fine
linens and queen or king-sized beds. Full gourmet candlelight breakfast
and afternoon refreshments included. AAA Four-Diamond Award.
828-255-0027 or 800-621-7435
Double Tree Biltmore Hotel
Located at Exit 50 off I-40 in the historic Biltmore area of Asheville, N.C., and only one block from the entrance to Biltmore Estate and historic Biltmore Village specialty shops. Conveniently located only 2 miles from historic downtown Asheville and a short drive from Asheville Regional Airport.
Toll Free 828-274-1800
North Lodge on Oakland
Always Affordable Luxury. One mile from the Biltmore Estate and one mile from downtown Asheville. This elegantly restored 1904 stone house sits in a quiet residential neighborhood, close to all that is Asheville. All rooms feature private baths, terrycloth robes, bedside chocolates, new flat screen TVs with DVD players, and plush bedding. Plus a bountiful mountain breakfast! AAA three diamond rated. $100-170. Visit us at www.northlodge.com
Beaufort House Inn
Hospitality is the hallmark of both the past and present of this lovely property. Today the hospitality of The Beaufort House Inn is second to none. As our guest, you will personally experience the warmth and spirit of this hospitality whether engaged with our innkeepers, staff, or other guests. We serve a freshly prepared, two course gourmet breakfast each morning, and we are located within a short walking distance to the heart of downtown Asheville.
Toll Free 800-261-2221
Scenic Wolf Resort
Enjoy the breathtaking views from Scenic Wolf Resort's luxurious cabins year round!
Wintertime guests enjoy skiing on 72 acres of the best mountain slopes.
Spring and summer days can be spent swimming, mountain biking, hiking,
whitewater rafting, horseback riding, fishing, or golfing at a nearby
course. Leaf season is simply amazing!30 properties, $241-$493/night. Breathtaking
views, spacious cabins, fireplaces, private hot tubs, glass-enclosed
heated pool, pet friendly, free Wi-Fi, free local fun including golf,
skiing, whitewater rafting, and LaZoom tour.
SpringHill Suites Asheville by Marriott
This hotel has incredible mountain views and near the well-known
Biltmore Estate and Blue Ridge Parkway. Studio suites offer separate
areas for eating, sleeping, working and relaxing. All suites come
complete with a mini-fridge, microwave, sink and coffeemaker and a
large well-lit work area. Adjacent to our hotel is Carrabba's Italian
Grill, with free delivery for our guests. Enjoy our indoor hot tub and
heated pool after a long day of sightseeing or business meetings. After
a good night's rest, join us for our complimentary hot and healthy
breakfast buffet. Special value wedding packages available.
1-828-253-4666, sales- 1-828-281-0041
A Hill House Bed & Breakfast Inn
Chestnut Street Inn
Be Delightfully pampered! Everything is ready for your arrival: tea, wine and baked treats greet you...in-room massages, cozy robes...delicious breakfasts fireside or on our beautiful porch overlooking lush gardens & Asheville skyline...jetted tubs & fireplaces, comfy beds beyond compare...a gentle swing in the hammock...Ahhh...Also, consider staying in "This Asheville Cottage," it is the "little house" that sits behind the big house. Charming and secluded, the Asheville Cottage is perfect for that brief or extended Honeymoon stay or romantic retreat. 828-232-0345 or 855-447-0002
Residence Inn - Biltmore
Just around the corner from the Biltmore Estate. Convenient to all attractions including the Biltmore Estate and historic downtown Asheville. At Residence Inn, we combine all the comforts of home with Marriot's passion for making every guest feel welcome. A pool to keep cool. A heated spa to melt your tensions away. Suites offer separate sleeping and living areas; a fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker.
Grand Bohemian Hotel
With the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains as a backdrop and quaint Biltmore Village as the setting, a wedding at the picturesque Grand Bohemian Hotel is the essence of pure romance. Whether your dream day includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in our beautifully landscaped garden terrace, a formal dinner and dancing in our exquisitely appointed, Tudor-style ballroom, or a casually elegant afternoon brunch, the Grand Bohemian Hotel offers the perfect setting for this once-in-a-lifetime event. No matter what your vision may be for this special day, our staff will ensure that each detail is intricately designed to meet every whim of your personal desires, from elaborate design elements to simple understated elegance. You can be certain that you will be our singular focus on your wedding day, because each wedding at the Grand Bohemian Hotel is exclusively assured the personalized attention of our entire staff to ensure an unforgettable celebration of you.
Toll free - 877-274-1242 or (828) 405-2949
The Hilton of Asheville in Biltmore Park
Hilton Asheville is a luxurious new, environmentally friendly, LEED registered hotel just minutes from Biltmore Estate. Hilton Asheville is located in the heart of Biltmore Park® Town Square, and just steps from dining, shopping and entertainment. The 165-room Hilton houses spacious and inviting executive suites complete with luxurious bathrooms.
The Reynolds Mansion Bed & Breakfast Inn
Listed on the National Registry for Historic Places, this Mansion was built in 1847 and is one of the few remaining pre-Civil War homes. The mansion sits on a four acre site, with spectacular views, near the foot of Reynolds Mountain. The home boasts over 3,000 sq feet of porches and 12 fireplaces. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast in the Grand Dining Room or sip your morning coffee on the porch.
13 rooms, $140-$225, private baths, fireplace, Jacuzzi or claw foot tubs, LCD TV’s. Pet Friendly in Cottages and Carriage House.
Festiva Biltmore Village
Festiva Biltmore Village, less than a mile from the entrance to the Biltmore Estate, is the perfect choice for your Asheville vacation. Guests can easily walk to galleries, shops and restaurants in Biltmore Village. Each spacious two-bedroom condo is uniquely appointed with décor inspired by the area’s natural beauty and rich culture so that each time you return, you’ll find something new to love about our villas. The villas are the perfect setup for weddings, corporate gatherings...anytime you need guests to stay in close proximity.Free Wi-Fi. 828-337-3140
This elegant 1905 Colonial Revival home, located a short walk from
downtown Asheville, features a rotunda-style porch and front veranda
complete with rockers. The Inn caters to guests looking for a relaxing
experience – not simply lodging. Guests enjoy a three-course
gourmet breakfast in the dining room and an afternoon social hour on
the front veranda. Ask about our private cottage. There are also six
rooms and two suites, private bathrooms, air conditioning, fireplaces,
and some Jacuzzis. 800-894-2955 or 828-285-0705
Asheville Historic Trolley Tours
Sightsee Asheville in style aboard our vintage touring trolleys.Visit Asheville's major attractions on this live, narrated tour including the Grove Park Inn,Montford Historic District, Grove Arcade, Biltmore Village and much,much more.The ticket price includes admission to the Thomas Wolfe Memorial and Grove Arcade Building.
Courtyard Marriott Asheville
Located minutes from the Biltmore Estate, downtown Asheville, Asheville
Mall, and the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Courtyard by Marriott Asheville
has over 40 restaurants within 4 blocks. Experience the great outdoors
year-round, from whitewater rafting to snow skiing. Enjoy our recently renovated lobby now featuring The Bistro where you can enjoy your breakfast cooked to order, including Starbucks, or dinner and drinks in the evening. And after a day in the
mountains, enjoy our indoor pool and hot tub, grab a workout in the
fitness center, or just relax in our private, landscaped courtyard with
mountain views, now featuring a fire pit. Special value wedding packages available.
Black Walnut Bed and Breakfast Inn & Cottage
Immerse yourself in an atmosphere of luxurious comfort at our inn while enjoying the charm of the "Biltmore Era" and all that the Asheville area has to offer. The Black Walnut Inn, with our eight guest rooms (including two pet-friendly suites in the newly renovated carriage house), has been included in "1000 Places to See Before You Die" and "Easy Fall Getaways" by Travel and Leisure. Each room features a fireplace and private bath. Enjoy afternoon tea or a gourmet three-course breakfast in our charming dining room, furnished with individual tables for two and set with antique china and silver.
The French Broad River is the closest white water rafting to Asheville, NC. This gorgeous river, in the heart of Pisgah National Forest, will delight even the most seasoned rafter. Our French Broad outpost is 30 minutes from Asheville. The Nolichucky River, Erwin TN, flows through a deep gorge and offers our most adventurous rafting experience with over nine miles of class II, III and IV rapids. Packages and group discounts available. 1-866-USA-Raft.
Mild to Wild White Water Adventure
Professional guide in every raft
Half Day trips starting at $42 per person
Accommodations available in our riverside Crockett Cabin
Guided Caving trips to Worley’s Cave
Adventure packages and Group discounts available
1-866-USA-Raft, USA Raft
Asheville Art Adventure
River and Earth Adventures, Inc.
Discover Asheville's art, architecture, and the historic events and people who helped create this unique community by exploring downtown with the Asheville Art Adventure.
Not just another walking tour, this iPhone app offers an interactive experience that includes free printable Adventure Passport available at www.GoFingo.com, the chance to earn Adventure Rewards, and special offers from local merchants.
Whitewater rafting, cave tours, tubing, canoe/kayak rentals, and much more. Locations in Asheville, Boone, Marshall North Carolina, Elizabethton Tennessee. Lunches include local and organic foods. The best outdoor adventures in the high country. The only guide-owned and operated outfitter in the area. Guaranteed best customer service. The only eco-tourism outfitter in the High Country. Call for Reservations! Tours start at $15. Please call us today at 866-411 RAFT