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Rankin House Inn

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32 Elizabeth Place, Rear Entrance 5 Woodlawn Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I made our first trip to Asheville and was fortunate to find the Rankin House Inn. Wonderful. Beautiful old house that was perfect for a restful relaxing visit. Beautiful rooms that are tastefully appointed. Each room had an A/C unit but also big beautiful windows. Scott and Ella were great hosts. The house is within walking distance of... More 

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Shanghai Region, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Beautiful old home within a 10-15 minute walk of downtown Asheville. Very clean and comfortable. The house is from the 1800's so there are lots of quirky features which make it feel like a true home. Floors are slanted, the toilet in the room we were in flushes from the big tank up top. The best part was how chill... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We were heading to Asheville for the weekend and meeting friends. I looked for a place to stay that was in walking distance of downtown and found the Rankin House Inn. It turned out to be an excellent choice. We arrived and were greeted by Scott who gave us a tour of the house and provided some background about the... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

The first thing that Scott, the amazing innkeeper, will show you upon check-in is the "fun fridge," full of drinks and tasty treats that are complimentary throughout your stay. This historic colonial home is tastefully decorated and not too prim or stuffy. The rooms are well kept and spacious, yet cozy. The back of the house contains an inviting fish... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

On our first trip to Asheville, we had the pleasure of staying at the Rankin House Inn, the oldest wooden home in Asheville. This old, eclectic B&B was a real joy and Scott, who runs the B&B, was so friendly and helpful. Loved the B&B, loved the town, we'll be back.

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Bochum, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Upon arrival we were greeted by the owner Scott who was really nice and ahowed us around the house. He also provided information about Asheville and gave some great infos about restaurants, bars and breweries. We stayed in Aunt Betsy which is a really nice room at the back of the house upstairs with its own entrance and a bathroom.... More 

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Carlton, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Spent one night here earlier this week, place is funky in all the best ways, very comfortable, reasonably quiet, and a nice short walk to downtown. May not be everyone's cup of tea, especially if you're looking for super-luxury accommodations, but I loved the place and will definitely stay here again!

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Richmond
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

I had a great time at this B&B with my three sisters! We shared two rooms with a connecting bathroom. Beds were very comfortable as was the entire home. You really feel like you are home. Scott was a super host, making us feel right at home with yummy breakfasts and home baked cookies. The refrig was stocked with beer... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

My husband I spent a weekend there in March 2016. The location was great for walking to downtown bars, restaurants and breweries. The rooms were clean and all unique. Scott, the innkeeper, was kind, helpful and a great cook! He made amazing breakfasts for us both days we were there. The inn is also stocked with snacks, beer, wine, local... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for the weekend and caught Uber to downtown because it was cold. Loved the inn, the host, Scott, and our wonderful breakfast in the mornings. Lots of history and charm throughout. Great value and very comfortable and convenient to downtown.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Asheville's newest inn is the closest to downtown. Relaxing comfortable atmosphere with continental breakfast. Historic 1840's inn restored to it's former beauty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rankin House Inn

Address: 32 Elizabeth Place, Rear Entrance 5 Woodlawn Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville > Historic Montford
Price Range: $178 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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