Top 30 Best Asheville Bed and Breakfasts

30 Best Bed and Breakfasts in Asheville

Find the best, romantic Asheville bed and breakfast inns in the western North Carolina mountains near Biltmore Estate and the Blue Ridge Parkway for a romantic getaway. All have luxury accommodations and lodging with a private bath, delicious breakfasts and many extra amenities. With the large number of Asheville B&Bs, the inns are competitive, translating into highly reviewed places with well-appointed rooms and helpful innkeepers. While rates may appear higher at B&Bs compared to some hotels and rentals, you'll get many extras at no extra charge.

Best B&Bs in and near Asheville

North Lodge on Oakland
The 1905 stone-and-shingle home features antiques and contemporary furnishings. Affordable luxury located just one mile from the Biltmore Estate. 1.5 miles from downtown Asheville. 6 rooms, $139-$259, cable TV, gardens, WiFi, 3-course mountain breakfast.Comfortable and bright bedrooms have plush bedding and amenities rarely... read more
Pinecrest B&B, Asheville
This beautifully restored 5 bedroom inn built in 1905 is conveniently located in Montford, an easy one mile walk to downtown Asheville and near Biltmore Estate. Plan your day’s adventure over a sumptuous breakfast  and upon your return, enjoy a freshly baked dessert and beverage. 5 rooms, $140-$290, gourmet breakfast,... read more
Cedar Crest Inn
The magnificent Queen Anne mansion provides guests with a glimpse back in time. Lavish interior woodwork, period antiques and Victorian décor are found throughout. Just a few blocks from Biltmore Estate. 12 rooms, $155-$295, 2 guest cottage suites, private baths, fireplaces, gourmet breakfast, 1.5 miles from downtown... read more
Chestnut Street Inn
One of the most distinctive historic inns in Asheville features luxury linens, comfortable beds, creative breakfasts, afternoon cookies, our rotating port wine selection of the week, custom concierge services and dozens of preplanned adventures. 8 rooms, $169-$399, wifi, fireplaces, steam room, jet tubs, suites.Relax on the... read more
Wright Inn
This Victorian Inn is Three Diamond AAA-rated with turn of the century charm and modern-day conveniences, such as in-room Jacuzzi tubs, fireplaces and massage services. 1 mile from downtown. 10 rooms, Carriage House, $135-$320, in-room two-person Jacuzzi tubs, large porch, gourmet breakfasts, in-room massage service.... read more
Whitegate Inn
Relax and unwind at this casually elegant bed and breakfast, only a 1/4-mile stroll from downtown. This AAA Four Diamond property features lush gardens, cascading streams and Koi ponds, and a Greenhouse Conservatory that is home to 1,500 orchids and tropicals. $169-$389, 4 rooms, 4 Jacuzzi suites, cottage,... read more
Beaufort House Inn, Asheville
Stay in a gracious, historic 1894 Victorian mansion just a half mile from downtown. It's stately yet casual. Evening wine tasting. Awake to a gourmet two-course breakfast. Beautiful garden setting on 1.5 acres in the Chestnut Hill Historic District. Find old world charm with today's luxuries. 11 rooms, $179-$325, two-person... read more
Engadine Inn B&B
Situated on more than 12 acres of rolling hills with beautiful mountain views, this 1885 Queen Anne Victorian Mansion has wraparound porches and very spacious guestrooms, all with sitting areas. 12 miles to downtown Asheville. 4 rooms, 1 suite, $199-$289, central AC, WiFi, gas fireplaces, made-from-scratch baked goods and hot breakfast... read more
Hill House B&B Asheville
Warm to a fireplace or relax in a Jacuzzi tub in your room. Unwind on the big wraparound front porch overlooking the private lawn and gardens. Enjoy sumptuous gourmet breakfasts and a complementary early evening social hour. Walk to downtown Asheville. 10 rooms, $109-$300. Midweek discounts and for guests under 30, return guests and single... read more
Albemarle Inn
This AAA Four Diamond bed and breakfast is housed in a magnificent 1909 Greek Revival mansion in the tranquil Grove Park District. Nestled on nearly two acres with an expansive lawn and gardens. Minutes to downtown restaurants, galleries and Biltmore. 9 rooms, 2 suites, $170-$395, full gourmet breakfast, member of Select Registry.... read more
Bent Creek Lodge
Stay in the heart of the mountains in this elegantly-rustic lodge, only yards from the Blue Ridge Parkway. Enjoy the spectacular mountain views, crackling fireplace, scrumptious breakfast and hiking trails graced with waterfalls. 10 guest rooms, $110-$190, whirlpool tubs, Direct TV, WiFi, gourmet breakfast & afternoon... read more
Terrell House B&B
Get away to the heart of the mountains and enjoy a gracious stay in an historic home in the Toe River Valley. Big art scene and many great outdoor adventures in the shadow of Mt. Mitchell. Walk to the charming town square for shopping, dining or relaxing. 6 rooms, $110-$130, including a hearty full breakfast. 40 minutes to Asheville,... read more
Biltmore Village Inn, Asheville
This elegant AAA Four Diamond Queen Ann Victorian, the closest bed & breakfast to Biltmore Estate, offer historic southern beauty with modern amenities. Three blocks from Biltmore's gate, and an easy ten minutes from downtown Asheville. Enjoy mountain views from the wraparound porch or pergola. 7 rooms, $199-$355 (double occupancy,... read more
Crooked Oak Mountain Inn
Set on three gently-wooded acres atop Town Mountain, this B&B is just three miles from downtown and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Find the perfect balance to relax in a mountain setting and have easy access to the cultural offerings and restaurants. 2 suites & 4 rooms, $110-$230, WiFi, full gourmet breakfast, treasure tree preserve,... read more
Inn on Mill Creek
Tucked away on seven private, wooded acres inside Pisgah National Forest, this casual B&B is located near the charming small town of Black Mountain and has spacious guest rooms decorated to reflect the natural beauty of the mountains. 7 rooms, $159-$219, WiFi, fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs, gardens, pond, organic orchard, pet-friendly,... read more
Brookside B&B
This one-story, ranch-style Inn offers luxury and elegance with just a touch of rustic charm. The oversized guest rooms all have newly-renovated bathrooms, sitting areas and fireplaces. Relax on back patio with mountain views. 5 rooms, $145-$205, WiFi, beverages and afternoon snacks, flat-screen TVs with cable and DVD... read more
Cumberland Falls B&B, Asheville
Tranquil gardens with romantic outdoor seating, waterfalls, Koi-filled ponds, tastefully-appointed rooms with king beds, Jacuzzis, fireplaces and gourmet breakfasts are the hallmarks of this restored turn of the century home. 5 rooms with mini-suite, $135-259, fresh flowers, afternoon home-baked goods, in-room frig, cable... read more
Riverdance B&B
Recently featured on "Wheel of Fortune," see what made Pat and Vanna swoon. Be captivated by the mountain views 300 ft. above the loop of the Big Laurel Creek while hearing the water below from cliffside decks in a hot tub. Two suites, $115-165, #1 B&B in Hot Springs by TripAdvisor, pet-friendly,... read more
Oak Hill on Love Lane B&B
Beautifully appointed historic inn with warm Southern hospitality, magnificent mountain views, and an award winning fire pit and waterfall terrace. Included in your stay is a 3-course breakfast, 24 hour coffee/tea and afternoon homemade baked goods. 5 rooms & suites, $165-$250, fireplaces, en-suite baths, wi-fi, flat screen TVs, luxury... read more
Black Walnut Inn
This magnificent 1899 home is renovated to the elegance of a bygone era while offering modern convenience. Perfect location for area attractions, and walking distance to the heart of downtown. Pet-friendly cottage with kitchenette. 8 rooms, $230-$395, Jacuzzis, fireplaces, luxury amenities, wine and afternoon tea, three-course gourmet... read more
Reynolds Mansion
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. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast in the Grand Dining Room or sip your morning coffee on the massive porches. 13 rooms, $205-$305, private baths, fireplace, Jacuzzi or claw foot tubs, LCD TVs. Cottages and the... read more
Carolina B&B
Just a short walk from downtown Asheville, be welcomed by a historic bed and breakfast in this 1900 Arts & Crafts-style home. Their king- and queen- bedded rooms are spacious and light with comfortable beds and luxury linens. 5 rooms plus a cottage, $175-$280. Full gourmet breakfast, evening... read more
Inn on Montford
This intimate and romantic AAA Four Diamond inn offers five luxury guestrooms and three secluded pet-friendly suites with private gardens and entrances. Evening social hour every day with live music on Saturday nights. 5 rooms, 3 suites $180-$625, king beds, fireplaces, steam baths, whirlpools, pet-friendly, 3-course breakfast.... read more
Sourwood Inn
Experience the true essence of the western NC mountains with 100 acres of mountaintop solitude, only 10 miles from downtown Asheville and two miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway. Dinner is offered Thursdays through Sundays. 12 guestrooms, 1 cabin, $155-$190, walking trails, wood-burning fireplaces, soaking tubs, balconies with... read more
Windover Inn
This romantic 1910 Colonial Revival Inn with wraparound porch veranda is nestled between the Blue Ridge Parkway and Smoky Mountains. Walk to downtown Waynesville. 8 rooms, $115-$195, 2-person whirlpool tubs, pillow-top mattresses, in-suite breakfast, candlelit fireplaces, beautiful outdoor spaces. Only 30 minutes from Asheville.... read more
Abbington Green B&B
Find history, style and romance at this AAA Four Diamond Inn, designed by Biltmore Estate’s architect in 1908. It is surrounded by prize-winning English gardens and mature trees in the Montford Historic District. 9 rooms, $229-$449, WiFi, multi-course gourmet breakfast served on... read more
Bed of Roses B&B, Asheville
This charming Queen Anne Victorian in the Historic Montford District is a romantic retreat just five blocks from downtown Asheville. Relax on the front porch overlooking the rose gardens or take a soak in the whirlpool in front of the fireplace. 5 rooms including one luxury suite, $120-$230, private baths, roses (of course!), home-baked... read more
Mountain Magnolia Inn
Relax at this mountain getaway near hot mineral springs that has been featured in Southern Living, This Old House magazine and HGTV. This 1868 Victorian estate surrounded by beautiful gardens and mountain views. A delicious breakfast is served each morning. $140-$300, 7 rooms in the historic Inn, 3 bedroom guest house, 3 creek side... read more
Wildberry Lodge
Enjoy spectacular mountain views and sunsets from this luxury, log mountain lodge, complete with a massive stone fireplace. Relax on your private balcony, snooze in a swing on the covered porch, or soak up the rays on the sun deck. 5 rooms, $169-$379, WiFi, satelitte TV, videos/DVDs, library, BBQ grill, luxury linens, most rooms have a... read more
Lion & Rose Bed and Breakfast
This beautiful 1898 pink lady in the Montford historic district near downtown Asheville is uniquely decorated with antiques, period-style furnishings and Persian rugs. The high ceilings, four fireplaces, original golden oak and stained glass create a stunning environment. 5 rooms, $159-249, private baths, gourmet breakfast, free Wi-Fi,... read more
Andon Reid B&B
Voted one of the Top 25 B&Bs in the USA and ideally-located to enjoy the Great Smoky Mountains, Biltmore and Asheville, this historic B&B provides casual comfort and friendly hospitality. 7 rooms & suites, $139-$225, complimentary breakfast and afternoon baked treats, Jacuzzis, fireplaces, wraparound porch,... read more
Inn at Glen Alpine
Just 40 minutes east of Asheville, this 1913 Country Manor turned bed & breakfast offers luxurious guest rooms, including two suites. Spacious and elegant common rooms, a 'green' environment, the best porch in Burke County and unbeatable event space perfect for weddings and family reunions. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the... read more
Orchard Inn
This historic inn is an elegant mountaintop retreat with peaceful views and graceful porches for relaxation. Stay in a B&B room or cottage and dine at their romantic Newman’s restaurant for a delicious farm-to-table dinner or Sunday brunch. Listed on the National Historic Register. 9 rooms, 5 cottages,... read more

Top 10 reasons to stay in an Asheville bed and breakfast

1. The Innkeepers: B&B owners and innkeepers are part tour guide, part historian, part chef, part housekeeper. They do this for the love of hospitality - so it's not just a job.

2. Gracious & Helpful: Get personalized recommendations to help you plan the perfect getaway for your interests and dreams. From finding the best restaurants to arranging an extra special experience, you'll have access to plenty of local advice.

3. Food: Lucky for you, awake to one of the best breakfasts in town. Innkeepers get up very early to prepare a homecooked meal. It's a great time to visit with other guests to trade ideas for things to do. Linger with your coffee on the front porch or living room. Many have evening pre-dinner wine tastings too.

4. Value: While the rates at B&Bs often appear higher than other places to stay, they include many amenities at no extra charge - including breakfasts, afternoon snacks, wi-fi, parking, gardens and more.

4. Reputation: Many B&Bs depend on word-of-mouth recommendations and great reviews. So they always work hard to make each stay the best possible.

5. Originality: Each bed and breakfast is one of a kind. Since there is such a big variety of inns, pick one that fits your tastes.

6. Backstories: Many of the B&Bs are located in historic houses with plenty of history and character. Innkeepers also have fascinating and inspiring stories of their journey.

8. Memories: Do you remember the generic hotel room that you stayed in five years ago? Make priceless memories that you'll talk about for many years. Staying in a B&B is a bucket list item for many.

9. Peaceful: Make yourself at home! Enjoy peaceful moments of serenity - snuggled by a fire or rocking on a porch. Find perfect spots to slow down and unwind.

10. Great Locations: Often, a bed and breakfast is in a residential neighborhood, giving a sense of being at your home away from home. And they are super convenient to plenty of things to do.

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