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1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage

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Powder Springs, Georgia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the perfect location for our week in Asheville! We were within walking distance of the downtown area and all the wonderful restaurants and shopping available to us. We had a great cottage located right on the property, 1100 square feet, two bedrooms, full kitchen/dining area, comfortable living room and large bath. Housekeeping was great, didn't have to ask...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you, David. Happy holidays to you and your family. We hope to see you again soon!

Chesterfield, va
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On a scale of 1-10, this place is an 11! We only stay in B & B's when we travel and the Whitegate Inn was amazing. Great room and location. Breakfast was awesome and the absolute best part of the stay was 1 of the owners, Frank, spending breakfast with us each morning. Frank kept us entertained during breakfast and...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful words about the WhiteGate. Frank is a natural-born entertainer, for sure. We hope you return. Happy Holidays!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a wonderful place to stay! The house was beautiful and the owners and staff were great! The Robert Frost room was perfect...and haunted, which was AMAZING!!! We will definitely stay there again!

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

Our staff has some great stories about the hauntings, too! We are glad you enjoyed the original master bedroom so much. Check out hte Walt Whitman for next time.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had the pleasure of staying in this beautiful inn and we immediately felt at home. Our room, the Robert Frost, was clean, comfortable and as beautiful as the rest of the inn. We enjoyed being within walking distance to downtown with all that had to offer. Delicious food, friendly guests and the inn keepers, pure delight! We have stayed...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

The WhiteGate is my favorite B&B too! Thank you. Have a wonderful holiday season.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We enjoyed our stay at the Whitegate. The owners clearly love being gracious hosts and connecting personally with guests. Staying in the main house may have a little more charm than the feel of the cottage we were in. although it more than exceeded our basic needs. The breakfasts were very delicious and helped to bring the guests together to...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

Happy Holidays, Keren. Thank you!

Santa Barbara
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Splurged and spent $365 a night for the cottage at the WhiteGate Inn. Were very disappointed when we saw the room. The cottage is spacious but the bathroom is tiny, with peeling paint and an antique medicine cabinet with a door that won't close and a mirror that is so cloudy that it is hard to see in. The jacuzzi...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

This couple stayed in our historic servant's quarters, the WhiteGate Guest Cottage. Our property is considered four diamonds by AAA. We are annually inspected to ensure a standards are always the highest. We have retained some of the original elements in the rooms, including the wooden medicine cabinet and silver mirror. In the bathroom is another mirror above the hand...

Kennebunk, Maine
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

I can honestly say this Inn was exactly what we were looking for!! We got married the weekend prior in Florida and we were looking for something romantic, quiet, cozy and charming. We truly feel the 1889 Whitegate Inn & Cottage delivered that and more! The staff was very kind and we especially enjoyed breakfast each morning! Highly suggest and...

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Edinburgh, UK
Reviewed October 30, 2016

We stayed for two nights at this Inn. It had be recommended by friends and we were not disappointed. The Inn is 15 mins walk from downtown Ashville and has a free parking. So you can walk to any of the pubs or restaurant there. The rooms are sizable and clean and have an eclectic d decoration. In fact the...

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Visalia
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We arrived 10/18 and departed 10/20. Our room, the Dorothy Parker room, was on the second floor with a western and southern exposure. It was hot and stuffy. No attempt had been made to air it out prior to our arrival. There were three double hung windows in the room. On one we could not raise either sash. On the...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

Our window Air Conditioning Units are removed from our Standard Accommodations during the second week of October each year. The temperature had been below 40 degrees during some evenings prior their arrival. That weekend was exceptionally warm for the time of year on the majority of the east coast. Our standard accommodations are located on the second floor in the...

Fernandina Beach, Florida
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Exquisitely decorated and appointed B&B in old section of Asheville just north of downtown. Walt Whitman Room may be most expensive, but with jacuzzi tub and steam/room double shower, cost is quickly forgotten. Formal 3-course breakfast overseen by co-owner Frank is a creative, memorable affair. when Frank is in town he does a stand-up comic routine throughout breakfast, amusing, but...

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whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. The Walt Whitman is our most stunning and romantic room, in my opinion. I have mentioned your concerns to our housekkeping staff and will be thawing the fridge/freezers this week. We hope you stay again!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to our Four Diamond, romantic Asheville bed and breakfast offering majestic Blue Ridge Mountain views only steps from downtown. Our charming Asheville, NC B&B features amazing rooms and private garden cottages with Jacuzzis, fireplaces, flat screen TVs & luxurious amenities. Don't miss out on unforgettable gourmet breakfasts, afternoon refreshments & award winning gardens our Inn in Asheville, and reawaken your senses with amazing treatments at our on-site Asheville spa. Pet friendly units available. A 4 Diamond, Select Registry Property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage

Address: 173 E Chestnut St, Asheville, NC 28801-2339
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville
Price Range: $190 - $431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“They have all sorts of spaces available. Just check their website to see the rooms and cottages before you make a selection!”
 of 5 bubbles davidsD9410DY, 4 days ago | Read review
“Don't miss breakfast-Frank will keep you in stitches!”
 of 5 bubbles TimWT, 5 days ago | Read review
“Avoid the cottage if you want a decent bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles KC0908, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“We recommend rooms in the second and third floors.”
 of 5 bubbles Scotscouple99, Oct 30, 2016 | Read review
“In the summer or fall, get one with a northern or eastern exposure”
 of 5 bubbles williamsU3012WO, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
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