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The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here 9 years ago and everything we loved about it then still remains the same. I work for one of the largest well known hotel chains in the world so staying somewhere other than a company property is very very rare. Upon arriving we were greeted by Bob the owner who was super friendly and...

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Tryon, NC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay! We enjoyed 2 nights in a fantastic period furnished room in a beautiful old home. The breakfast was superb and the host a gem. Made our stay in Asheville much better than just staying in a hotel. Thanks Wright Inn!

Thank Lorna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for our anniversary for three nights. We stay at B&Bs several times a year and this one takes the cake. The house was gorgeous and kept immaculate. Breakfast was a two-course meal that was the perfect balance of sweets and health. We had great conversations with the innkeeper. Overall, the Wright Inn has raised...

Thank Tim R
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Our experience at The 1899 Wright Inn was marvelous! The room was beautiful, it was like walking into a magical room, with its wallpaper, lovely linens, and amazing furniture from the time period. I told my husband that I felt like a was a little girl all over again on how amazed I was with a quaint room. Our host...

Thank Ana F
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

This was our first experience at a B&B which was a pure delight. Our room was very comfortable and inviting. Breakfast was fabulous and accommodated our dietary requirements. Future B&B stays in other locations will be measured by the gold standard set forth by the Gilmore's.

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We love Montford, a charming section of Asheville that is either a walk or a short drive to shops and restaurants in downtown. Old Victorians populate the Montford Avenue and trees shade the streets. The Wright Inn is the perfect place to stay when you want to experience the charm of Montford without owning a home there. Bedrooms are spacious....

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Loved our stay at 1899 Wright Inn, We had the suite on the main floor with a working (gas) fireplace and our own breakfast room. Comfortable bed. We were advised to use Uber to get into town ($6.00) on a busy weekend because it is not far from downtown Asheville and there can be limited parking. Because we were leaving...

Thank Larry L
Reviewed March 8, 2017

We were here last fall and I just haven't had a chance to review until now. We enjoyed our stay at this beautiful B&B. We had one of the smaller rooms, I believe it was the Green Room, but it served our needs well. Everything we needed was included. The bathroom is small with not a lot of room for...

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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

I rarely leave reviews, but this place was fantastic. This was our first time staying at a b&b. I was skeptical of the idea at first, but I soon discovered it is so much better than staying at a chain hotel. The service was excellent, the room was comfortable, the house was beautifully decorated, the breakfast was phenomenal, and the...

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Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

I just spent the night at the Wright Inn and loved the room (Griffin) and the very comfortable bed and wonderful pillows. I have stayed in this room before and it never disappoints. The Inn is very welcoming and it is within walking distance of downtown and within walking distance of two very good restaurants for those of you who...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 1899 Wright Inn Bed and Breakfast & Carriage House of Asheville, North Carolina is one of the finest examples of Queen Anne Victorian architecture found in the Historic Montford District and all of Western North Carolina, featuring Whirlpool Jacuzzi tubs, fireplaces, and comfortable accommodations. The Wright Inn's Bed and Breakfast accommodations have all the comforts of an era gone by, but all the conveniences of modern day Asheville. Each of our 10 guest rooms and suites are distinctly decorated in turn-of-the-century charm and period decor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House

Address: 235 Pearson Drive, Asheville, NC 28801
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville > Historic Montford
Price Range: $151 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“There are no bad rooms. All are beautifully appointed in keeping with the building's history.”
John22308, Mar 13, 2017 | Read review
“Wright Room on main floor has an additional room for receiving breakfast.”
  • Wright Room main floor
larryl995, Mar 9, 2017 | Read review
“The entire home is wonderful”
05usherrn, Feb 19, 2017 | Read review
“Because it is an old place watch for sabotaging beds and chairs”
288hildac, Feb 18, 2017 | Read review
“Ask about which floor you are on if you have trouble with stairs or want extra room for families.”
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michellemM6596GX, Jan 30, 2017 | Read review
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