Stay near Nature, the Arts and the Biltmore
Asheville, an eclectic, artsy city nestled in the southern Appalachians, is home to thriving tourist attractions like the Asheville Art Museum and Chimney Rock Park. The Country Inn & Suites, Asheville West, located five miles from the Biltmore Estate, puts guests in the center of Asheville’s many things to do. Biltmore Estate, the largest privately owned home in the US, is a can’t-miss attraction as is the delightful Western North Carolina Nature Center, home to cougars, wolves and other Appalachian natives. You won’t want to miss downtown Asheville, chock-full of eclectic restaurants, quaint shops and famous breweries.
When visiting Asheville for 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.)
Be sure to add these Asheville attractions to your itinerary:
- Asheville Art Museum (6.4 miles)
Art aficionados will enjoy exploring the thousands of pieces of 20th- and 21st- century American art exhibited here.
Phone: +1 (828) 253-3227
- Biltmore Estate (5 miles)
Begun in 1889 by Gilded Age tycoon George Vanderbilt in the French Renaissance style, the Biltmore Estate comprises 8,000 acres of gardens and grounds. The house is composed of 35 bedrooms, 43 bathrooms, 65 fireplaces and is America’s largest home.
Phone: +1 (800) 411-3812
- Chimney Rock Park (29.5 miles)
Peer out over the Appalachian Mountains from atop the 315-foot Chimney Rock, or take the hike to Hickory Nut Falls, a 404-foot waterfall located inside the park.
Phone: +1 (800) 277-9611
- North Carolina Arboretum (7.3 miles)
This 434-acre public garden full of beautiful flowers, bonsai trees and shrubs connects people with plants.
Phone: +1 (828) 665-2492
- US Cellular Center (5.4 miles)
Events at this civic center include concerts, comic performances, conferences and craft shows.
Phone: +1 (828) 259-5736
- Western North Carolina Nature Center (10.4 miles)
People of all ages love to see the otters, bears, wolves, owls and snakes.
Phone: +1 (828) 259-8092
The Country Inn & Suites, Asheville West is located off I-40 at Exit 44 (US19-23)/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.