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Polk County Outdoors

Soak up the local charm of Polk County, which includes the towns of Saluda, Tryon, Columbus, and more! Whether you’re seeking a quiet getaway or a vacation filled with outdoor adventure, you’re sure to find it at the First Peak of the Blue Ridge. Explore gorges, hiking trails, waterfalls, scenic drives, and historic sites in the Blue Ridge Mountains. 

Embassy Suites by Hilton Asheville Downtown

Opening December 2023, downtown Asheville's newest hotel offers an ideal setting for all the elements of your special day. From ceremonies and receptions in their ballrooms to rehearsal dinners or farewell brunches in their rooftop restaurant, Embassy Suites by Hilton Asheville Downtown can help with the planning details for your unique celebration. Guests can enjoy an expansive lobby-level outdoor seating area connected to the E'terie Restaurant Bar, which offers a full-service bar and casual dining open daily for breakfast and dinner. 

Embassy Suites by Hilton Asheville Downtown

Located in Downtown Asheville within walking distance of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, the Embassy Suites is the perfect choice for your next Asheville getaway. Stay in studio and one-bedroom Suites, enjoy complimentary made-to-order breakfast and evening receptions, and check out the Soprana Rooftop. Guests can enjoy an expansive lobby-level outdoor seating area connected to the E'terie Restaurant Bar, which offers a full-service bar and casual dining open daily for breakfast and dinner. 

Oak Hill Farm

Located just 35 minutes East of Asheville, Oak Hill Farm features three beautiful indoor spaces, 267 sprawling acres of storybook grounds and mountain views, and countless enchanted settings to make lifelong memories for your wedding. Their Big Red Barn features 5,000 square feet of clear, unobstructed concrete floor space for 350 guests; their Round-Top Barn, built in 1948, features beautiful cathedral-style architecture and can accommodate up to 150 guests; and their 1916 folk-Victorian farmhouse is an included amenity as private "get-ready" space for your bridal party. 

Blind Tiger Asheville

Blind Tiger is far more than a boutique hotel or elevated bed and breakfast. Near downtown in a neighborhood location with easy access from the highway and within walking distance to attractions and points of interest, Blind Tiger is a place to get away from it all before you get into it all. Enjoy a landscaped outdoor space for guests, as well as shared and private outdoor spaces in some of the rooms. 

Zelda Dearest Hotel

Welcome to Zelda Dearest, an artful love letter to Asheville, where the spirit of southern hospitality comes to life. Hidden away like a secret garden in downtown's South Slope, perched above Biltmore Avenue, this refined hotel captures the worldly and creative essence of Zelda Fitzgerald. Just as Zelda enchanted the world, this hotel enchants its guests with graceful hospitality, indulgent surroundings, and an irresistible charm. Each unique room is an homage to the historic architecture of Asheville and the artful spirit that surrounds it.

Azalea Bar & Kitchen

Sample crave-able Southern-inspired small plates and table shares at Azalea Bar & Kitchen, located inside The Residences at Biltmore. Enjoy locally produced craft beverages and elevated bar food. In addition to an assortment of craft beers on tap, Azalea offers a curated selection of wines and spirits.

Azalea Bar & Kitchen

The Radical

Stay the night at the Radical Hotel—the River Arts District's newest hotel, focused on bringing a "radical" type of lodging experience to the area. There's plenty to eat and drink at the hotel. Head to Afterglow for coffee and light bites, Golden Hour for creative cuisine from the mind of local Asheville chef Jacob Sessoms, and their rooftop bar, The Roof, to see dramatic sunsets and stunning views over the French Broad River while dancing the night away.

Juniper - Itinerary Planning

Summer, a WNC native, can help you plan your getaway to Hendersonville, Asheville, Brevard, and surrounding areas. She crafts personalized itineraries that will save you time, help you discover local gems, and allow you to be more present for your getaway. You won’t need to spend hours searching for your next restaurant, hike, or activity—she will do the work for you—and it will be in the palm of your hand.