Tour the Biltmore and Cruise the Blue Ridge Parkway
Escape to the Country Inn & Suites, Asheville at Asheville Outlet Mall, NC, where you can surround yourself with beautiful Blue Ridge mountain vistas. Need some outdoor gear? Both the Asheville Outlets and Field & Stream are right across the street, so you can easily pick up what you need. Once you’re outfitted, explore the buildings and grounds of Biltmore Estate, kayak at Lake Lure, or meander the gardens at the North Carolina Arboretum. Don’t forget to visit downtown Asheville, five miles away, to experience unique restaurants, entertainment, breweries, shopping and a vibrant arts scene. Family Fun
- Asheville Outlets (across street)
Browse more than 70 retail, food and service vendors at this outlet mall. Stores include Coach, Vera Bradley, Pandora and Brooks Brothers.
Phone: +1 (828) 667-2308
- Biltmore Estate and Gardens (7 miles)
First opened to the public in 1895, Biltmore Estate is one of America’s largest private homes, featuring more than 250 rooms. Be sure to make time to stroll the beautiful manicured gardens and to tour the winery, or check out other events happening at the estate.
Phone: +1 (800) 411-3812
- Fun Depot (7.7 miles)
Take the family to this destination for laser tag, arcade games, go-karts and much more.
Phone: +1 (828) 277-2386
- Historic Downtown (5 miles)
Spend a day strolling along the streets of downtown Asheville, home to numerous shops, restaurants and breweries. You can also interact with local musicians and artists.
- North Carolina Arboretum (2.4 miles)
The North Carolina Arboretum boasts 434 acres of forests and cultivated gardens. After exploring the grounds, stop by the Savory Thyme Café for a fresh meal made from local ingredients.
Phone: +1 (828) 665-2492
- River Arts District (7.4 miles)
Head to Riverside Drive in downtown Asheville to browse open art studios and galleries. You can meet the artists and watch live demonstrations.
Phone: +1 (828) 552-4723
- WNC Agricultural Center (10 miles)
Find something entertaining for everyone in your group at the WNC Agricultural Center, where you can experience a festival, an expo or a family-focused outdoor show.
Phone: +1 (828) 687-1414
- Zen Tubing (5.3 miles)
Take an inner tube cruise down the French Broad River at this seasonal attraction.
Phone: +1 (828) 667-8977
- Blue Ridge Parkway (2 miles)
Take a drive along this breathtaking highway, where you can stop at overlooks along the way for some amazing views.
- Chimney Rock State Park (31 miles)
Chimney Rock State Park offers outdoor fun for all skill levels. The more adventurous visitors can book a guided rock-climbing excursion, and the little ones can explore the Great Woodland Adventure trail.
Phone: +1 (800) 277-9611
- Field & Stream (across street)
From hiking boots and fishing gear to camping equipment and party coolers, Field & Stream has all the tools you need for an adventure-filled weekend.
Phone: +1 (828) 633-3182
- Lake Lure (33 miles)
This stunning man-made lake is a beautiful place to hike, swim, picnic and mountain bike. Be sure to stop by the flowering bridge for a colorful photo opportunity!
Phone: +1 (877) 386-4255
- Sliding Rock (30 miles)
At this beautiful natural attraction, you can slide down a waterfall and into a pool of water.
Phone: +1 (828) 877-3265
- Asheville National Guard Armory (4 miles)
- BorgWarner (5 miles)
- Carolina Cat (3 miles)
- Dixon Hughes Goodman (1 mile)
- Duke Energy Progress (4 miles)
- HomeTrust Bank Training Center (1 mile)
- IFB Solutions (2 miles)
- Jacob Holm (3 miles)
- J.Crew Distribution (5 miles)
- PSNC Energy (2 miles)
- Ridgefield Business Park (1 mile)
- Southeastern Container (3 miles)
- Thermo Fisher Scientific (5 miles)
- Trident Microsystems (1 mile)
- U.S. Federal Building (5 miles)
- U.S. Postal Service (2 miles)
- Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) (6 miles)
- Discount Shoes (1 mile)
- Ethan Allen (0.1 mile)
- Kmart (0.3 miles)
- Rug & Home Store (0.1 mile)