Stay near Great Dining, Live Music and the Biltmore
Nestled in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, the Country Inn & Suites, Asheville West places guests close to a vibrant arts, culture and entertainment scene. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the region with a scenic hike through Chimney Rock State Park, or plan an unforgettable date night in downtown Asheville, which is chock-full of charming restaurants, shops and celebrated breweries. If you’re a fan of live music, don’t miss popular venues like the U.S. Cellular Center and The Orange Peel. Of course, no trip to Asheville is complete without a visit to the Biltmore Estate, where you can walk the expansive grounds or find things to do like horseback riding and wine tasting.
When visiting the Biltmore Estate, make your reservations directly with the hotel at +1 (828) 665-9556 to receive your tickets at our special price of $60 for a two-day pass. (This offer is only good for reservations made through the hotel directly.)
- Asheville Outlets (4.4 miles)
Shop for steals at high-end stores like Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Lucky Brand, Vera Bradley and more at this expansive outlet mall.
Phone: +1 (828) 667-2308
- Asheville Mall (9.8 miles)
Piece together your date-night outfit with items from popular stores like H&M, Maurices and Old Navy at this nearby shopping center. Afterward, you can celebrate your finds with a sweet treat from Great American Cookies.
Phone: +1 (828) 298-0012
- U.S. Cellular Center (7.2 miles)
Sit front row to inspiring performances by the Asheville Symphony and the Moscow Ballet at this stunning performing arts center. Other past headliners include David Sedaris, the Marshall Tucker Band and Kristin Chenoweth.
Phone: +1 (828) 259-5736
- Biltmore Estate (7.5 miles)
The Biltmore Estate, once home to the Gilded Age tycoon George Vanderbilt, encompasses 8,000 acres of gardens and grounds built in the French Renaissance style. The astounding estate, celebrated as America’s largest privately owned home, boasts 35 bedrooms, 43 bathrooms and 65 fireplaces.
Phone: +1 (800) 411-3812
- Asheville Art Museum (8.5 miles)
Art aficionados can view 20th- and 21st-century American artworks, including nearly 5,000 architectural drawings, on display at the Asheville Art Museum. Note: this attraction is currently under construction for renovations, but has opened a temporary pop-up shop at 175 Biltmore Avenue.
Phone: +1 (828) 253-3227
- Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) (11.9 miles)
Catch a flight out of the Asheville Regional Airport, only 15 minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (828) 684-2226
- The North Carolina Arboretum (6.4 miles)
This 434-acre public garden is teeming with butterflies, flowers and bonsai trees. Make an afternoon of hiking or biking the various trails that run through the grounds, or pose for a family photo in front of unique displays like the Quilt Garden or the Stream Garden.
Phone: +1 (828) 665-2492
- Western North Carolina Nature Center (11.4 miles)
View more than 100 species of animals, including bobcats, red fox and rat snakes at this family-friendly zoo.
Phone: +1 (828) 259-8092
- Chimney Rock State Park (32 miles)
Peer out over the Appalachian Mountains from atop the 315-foot Chimney Rock, or hike to Hickory Nut Falls, a 404-foot waterfall located inside the park.
Phone: +1 (800) 277-9611
The Country Inn & Suites, Asheville West is located off I-40 at Exit 44 (U.S. 19-23/Smokey Park Highway.) Take a left at the light, and then turn left on Old Haywood Road. The hotel is at the top of the hill next to Cracker Barrel, Applebee's and IHOP.