Our Western NC Cabins are the perfect place for folks who want to experience the best of what North Carolina has to offer. From the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games to Linville Gorge NC to Ski Resorts in North Carolina, our Vacation Rentals Western NC are close to activities that every member of your family or group will love. With exciting opportunities for outdoor recreation, like NC Golf Courses, Linville Falls, and the Blue Ridge Parkway, our Linville Falls Lodging is perfect for those seeking a peaceful getaway. In addition to being an ideal location from which to enjoy the natural beauty of Avery County NC, our Western NC Mountain Cabins Rentals are only about an hour’s trip from the major city of Asheville NC. Asheville is home to a variety of cultural and recreational opportunities, one of the most popular of which is a visit to Biltmore Estate Asheville. This historic home is the nation’s largest privately owned home, and is a fantastic destination for couples, families, and friends. The gorgeous historical décor, the fabulous Christmas displays, and the premier winery all just three of the many reasons that visitors to our Rental Cabins Western NC will want to visit Biltmore Estate Asheville.
Just 57 miles from our Blue Ridge Parkway Cabins is Biltmore House, the 250-room family home of George and Edith Vanderbilt. Built in the late nineteenth century, this breathtaking mansion houses such treasures as original art painted by greats like Renoir, a chess set that belonged to the legendary Napoleon Bonaparte, and a massive library filled with 10,000 books. Not only are the contents of Biltmore Estate Asheville astounding, but Biltmore House is a masterpiece in and of itself. With 70-foot ceilings, 65 fireplaces, an indoor pool, and its very own bowling alley, Biltmore Estate Asheville is as impressive now as it was when it was first built over 100 years ago. The gardens are yet another amazing aspect of Biltmore Estate Asheville. With formal and informal gardens containing over 250 different varieties of roses, Biltmore Estate Asheville’s staff has worked to preserve the authenticity of the gardens, which were originally designed by Frederick Law Olmstead. Many choose to tour Biltmore Estate Asheville independently, but guided tours can be arranged.
Since Biltmore Estate Asheville was open on Christmas Eve of 1895, Christmas is a special time at Biltmore. If you happen to be visiting our Western North Carolina Cabin Rentals around Christmastime, you might want to take some time out of your ski vacation to partake in the festivities that go on each year at Biltmore Estate Asheville. The staff at Biltmore Estate Asheville goes all out during the Christmas season. The sprawling estate is draped in thousands of tiny lights, a 35-foot Fraser Fir from the mountains that surround our Linville Gorge Lodging occupies the Banquet Hall, choirs sing European carols, vintage ballroom dancers take to the dance floors, and performers read Christmas stories to all who care to listen. Candlelight Christmas tours at Biltmore are a great way to spend an evening of our stay at our Rental Cabins Western North Carolina.
Another popular attraction at Biltmore Estate Asheville is the winery. Approximately one million visitors tour Biltmore Estate Asheville’s winery each year, making it the most visited winery in the United States. The vineyards were established in 1971 by Vanderbilt’s grandson, who felt that vineyards were in keeping with Vanderbilt’s original intentions for Biltmore Estate Asheville. The winery came soon after, in 1985. Visitors to the winery will have the opportunity get up close and personal with the process by which Biltmore Estate Asheville makes its increasingly popular wines. Guests will be able to view the fermentation and bottling rooms and the cellar, participate in special food and wine events, and taste wines that have been produced and bottled right on the grounds of Biltmore Estate.
A short 57-mile drive from our Cabins Hot Tub Western North Carolina, Biltmore Estate Asheville is an ideal destination for virtually any visitor to our Blue Ridge Parkway Cabins. Children will be fascinated by the ornate décor while adults will marvel at the history of this unique estate. A trip to Biltmore Estate Asheville is an unforgettable experience, and an easy day-trip from our Rental Cabins Western North Carolina. Biltmore Estate is home to shopping and dining as well as the main attraction, Biltmore House, and it is definitely worth the drive from our Western NC Cabins. While staying at our Western North Carolina Cabin Rentals, you will want to take time to participate in the many other wonderful activities located nearby. Try Hiking in North Carolina at the Linville Gorge North Carolina Wilderness Area, experience world-class Fly Fishing North Carolina in the many lakes and streams that crisscross our area, or visit our Rental Cabins Western NC in the wintertime and visit any of the three Ski Resorts in North Carolina that are no more than thirty-one miles from our lovely Rental Cabins Hot Tub Western North Carolina. Our Linville Falls Lodging offers all the comforts of home along with easy access to all of the best Western North Carolina Attractions that this region has to offer, including Biltmore Estate Asheville!