It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas at Asheville's Finest Bed and Breakfasts

There's something special about coming to the mountains for the holidays. Besides famous attractions like the Biltmore Estate, the National ginger bread competition houses Grove Park Inn, and shopping in downtown Asheville, if you're planning a trip this year to the Western North Carolina mountains, consider staying in one of Asheville's fine Bed and Breakfasts.

In addition to delicious breakfast served each morning, many local B&Bs go all out with gorgeous Christmas decorations to light up the season along with serving tasty, handcrafted holiday meals. Each Bed & Breakfast offers a chance to spend the holidays filled with warmth, style, and wonderful food, all while being close to many famous Asheville destinations.

Carolina Bed & Breakfast surely will warm your heart and soul this season.  In the heart of the Montford district of Asheville, incredibly close to all downtown Asheville has to offer, this Bed & Breakfast greets you with a warming fire (enjoy snacks by the fire in the evenings), fresh cookies in your bedroom, and exquisite food.  Cozy up next to the fire and enjoy their living room Christmas tree and Susan and James's holiday cheer!

The Biltmore Village Inn offers guests a historic stay in their one-of-a kind Bed and Breakfast. The house was originally built in 1892, and much of the original architecture and decor of the house is still preserved today. In fact, the Vanderbilts attorney once lived in this Bed and Breakfast!  Among the 2 Christmas trees, 5 fireplaces, and mistletoe, the Biltmore Village Inn offers a three or four course dinner both on Thanksgiving and Christmas. 

If you're looking for a holiday getaway in a rustic mountain lodge with beautiful views, check out the Bent Creek Lodge- a family run Bed and Breakfast just 10 miles from the center of Asheville. Enjoy hiking trails, The Blue Ridge Parkway, and The French Broad river, all just within minutes. Hot breakfast each morning, nightly chocolates, a pool table, and spacious outdoor decks.  Clear your mind and refresh your soul as you welcome the dawning of a new year with a soak in the jacuzzi or a relaxing massage in the privacy of your own room.  Discounted Biltmore tickets are available at the lodge.

The Beaufort House Inn, built in 1894, is a romantic and elegant Inn that has been meticulously restored.  It is the perfect environment for an exceptional holiday getaway.  The Inn is offering a special Christmas Package, which includes tickets to the Biltmore Estate, flowers, a bottle of wine, and concierge services for activity and dinner planning.  The Inn is beautifully decorated for the holidays to make your holiday a memorable one. The Inn enjoys a #1 rating in Trip Advisor.

Retreat from the holiday stress at ASIA Bed & Spa, which even though it is only a ten minute walk to downtown Asheville, is located in a serene and peaceful location just north of the city.  Pamper yourself with a luxury spa experience, by soaking in a double Jacuzza bath or taking a private sauna or steam bath.  Unwind with an organic facial, massage or body treatment.  Rooms have fireplaces and king size beds and a delicious, healthful breakfast is served. 


Built in 1891, the romantic and historic Cedar Crest Inn goes all out for the holidays!  Lots of lights, bows and green garland adorn the breathtaking woodwork and antique furnishings.  There are several decorated Christmas trees, miniature villages and Santa’s sled with reindeer.  Just what you need to foster a joyful spirit!  Enjoy the ambiance & warmth of several cozy fireplaces in various sitting areas.  The Inn is ideally located just 3 blocks from the Biltmore Estate.  Special Holiday Super Savings packages are available Sunday through Thursday.

Enjoy the festivities that surround Biltmore Estate during this holiday season and let North Lodge Bed and Breakfast on Oakland handle all the details of reserving your tickets for the estate and the candlelight evening tours, at no additional cost.  The lodge is festively decorated throughout with a tall Christmas tree, lights and wreaths on the door and over the cozy fireplaces in the living room & dining room.  A three course plated breakfast is served with a seasonal touch including a delicious cranberry apple crisp.  North Lodge offers a special Biltmore package which includes a discounted room rate.  Visit Sunday night through Thursday night for additional savings. 

1889 Whitegate Inn & Cottage incorporates the charm of Asheville Bed & Breakfasts with the amenities of a boutique hotel.  This season, Frank and Ralph invite you to join them for a special Asheville getaway, spectacular foods (such as blintze souffle with strawberry sauce), three fireplaces, a koi pond and gas fire pit, a dry sauna, cascading waterfalls and beautiful sunsets.  'Tis the season at 1889 Whitegate Inn & Cottage - enjoy their Christmas tree and holiday decorations while you to relax and absorb all the sights and smells of Christmas.