Chestnut Street Inn ~ Asheville, North Carolina’s Premiere Bed and Breakfast

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Come See Why Everyone Love Us and Indulge yourself at the Chestnut Street Inn, a premier Asheville bed and breakfast located in the city's Chestnut Hill National Historic District.

This 1905 grand Colonial Revival home is one of the most distinctive, fully restored homes in Asheville, NC. Its architectural charm and grace features such interesting accents as the original staircase with a "courting bench", ornate mantles, high ceilings and large outdoor porches. Throughout the Inn, you will find an intriguing blend of eclectic furnishings and local artists' creations. The Chestnut Street Inn is proud to have received the "Griffin Award" for excellence in historic preservation.

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During your stay at the Inn, you will delight in the cozy elegance of our lodging accommodations. Each room or suite features a private bath, fine bath amenities, air conditioning, satellite TV, XM radio, wireless Internet access and award-winning chocolates on your pillow from The Chocolate Fetish.® You will sleep in comfort on beautiful beds with high quality linens. Some of the rooms in our North Carolina bed and breakfast indulge you further with Jacuzzi tubs, comfortable sitting areas, and gas fireplaces with original mantles and hearths.

You will awaken each morning to the aroma of fresh-brewed coffee and tempting smells from the kitchen as we prepare our homemade 3-course gourmet breakfast especially to delight your palate. After breakfast, stroll three blocks to historic downtown Asheville to explore the many shops, galleries, and restaurants. Just a short drive from the Inn is the elegant Biltmore Estate or the breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Return to the Inn to be pampered and refreshed with afternoon tea and one of our homemade desserts to be enjoyed in our sitting room or in the garden. Retreat to a welcoming rocker with a good book on our large front porch. Relax on the verandas while viewing Goddess Diana in the beautiful gardens or enjoy a relaxing in-room massage designed to melt away your every woe. We would be delighted to help you arrange a romance or spa package to make your visit to The Chestnut Street Inn especially memorable.

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Asheville is always beautiful ... especially in the Spring. Don't forget Friday night is the Drum Circle in the Prichard Park. We do offer Trolley Tickets and  Biltmore Estate ticket which are a two consecutive day ticket at a  discount to our guests.  Enjoy Asheville’s unique boutiques, galleries, antiques store, Spas and many fabulous restaurants which are all walking distance form the Chestnut Street Inn. The Blue Ridge Parkway, Hiking, Biking, Zip Lining and Horse Back Riding are only minutes away.

We are a three block walk to downtown
Homemade baked goods served daily
Refreshments always available
Private off street parking
Romantic packages available

We make Romantic Getaways happen every day of the year. Let us help you with the details. Come enjoy our beautiful historic home . You will want to return again and again. In room Packages and Spa Baskets available but please call in advance to insure a timely delivery.

Biltmore Estate (two day) Tickets available at a discounted rate.


Did you know Asheville was Voted Top Beer City in America: "Beer City USA"

Lexington Avenue Brewery Jack of the Wood Barley's Taproom Hannah Flanagan's The Bier Garden Craggy Brewing Company Mellow Mushroom Thirsty Monk Bruisin Ales Asheville Pizza and Brewing Company Westville Pub French Broad Brewing Co.... just to mention as few.

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Eating Asheville Food Tour is recommended by Chestnut Street Inn. A delicious 2 - 2.5 hour walking & tasting tour of Asheville's unique culinary hot spots. Tours are very popular and limited to the number of guests they can accept on each tour so be sure to make your reservations early to insure availability.

LaZoom Comedy Tours  
A 90-minute comedy tour of Asheville featuring a zany tour guide, live music and bizarre comedy skits. You have never taken a tour like this before. Grab your friends and family and hop on the iconic purple bus and find the funny side of Asheville.  Beer and wine are allowed on board to guests 21 years of age or older. Advance reservations required.

Asheville Attractions

  • Eat you way through Asheville at some of the most wonderful restaurants in the world. Asheville will give any city a run for their money! Be sure to try the Eating Asheville Food Tour
  • Biltmore Estate- Tickets are available at the Chestnut Street Inn for your convenience. Get a two-day ticket at the special discount rate. Visit the largest estate in the United States. A magnificent 250-room Chateau on 8,000 acres.
  • Asheville Urban Trail - a 1.7 mile walk through downtown Asheville's history of architecture and memories from early times.
  • Folk Art Center - Just east of downtown off the Blue Ridge Parkway. Hundreds of local artists display and sell their one-of-a-kind handmade crafts.
  • The North Carolina Arboretum - Named # 13 in the top 25 attractions in North Carolina. Experience beautiful gardens, forest trails, and exhibits.
  • Blue Ridge Parkway - Asheville is minutes from one of America's most beautiful Mountain Parkways, from Virginia to the Great Smoky Mountains.
  • Pisgah National Forest - 500,000 miles of protected forest with hundreds of miles of hiking, biking, waterfalls, and breathtaking mountaintop views.
  • Hiking, biking, fabulous restaurants, shops, antique stores, galleries And MUCH MUCH MORE all in walking distance! 

Call 800-894-2955 to reserve your special time now at Chestnut Street Inn!

Emilie & Arturo

Intell-a-Keeper Reservation Tracker
Chestnut Street Inn
176 East Chestnut Street ~ Asheville, North Carolina (NC) 28801
Telephone: 828-285-0705 ~ or ~ Toll Free: 800-894-2955 |
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