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The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House

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Ken Caryl, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House in September 2016. It's a Victorian mansion and while it's beautiful to look at, it also made us realize we aren't really the kind of people who should be staying in Victorian mansions. Or at least not in those that are a bit tired inside. The interior is also Victorian,... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the 1899 Wright Inn for three nights, and it was a wonderful experience! The rooms are all very nice with private bathrooms. The owners were very friendly and helpful when asked for recommendations on places to eat, and visit. We enjoyed spending our evenings in the downstairs front room, and looked forward to relaxing on the large,... More 

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Thank Donna B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 nights here and it was great. Breakfast was beyond my expectations. The decor and furnishings were beautiful, and the staff delightful. We stayed on the 3rd floor and the walk up was well worth the extra privacy as there are only 3 rooms in "the attic", but just as beautiful as the rest of the house. Definitely... More 

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Stokesdale, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room (Orr) was very pleasant, quiet and comfortable. We had the private use of the full bath, which was convenient. The twin beds were pushed together into a king and we never noticed the difference. We especially enjoyed the comforts of the front porch area, with is ceiling fan and pleasant breezes. It was great to sit outside on... More 

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McSherrystown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family and I stayed here when we were in NC for a wedding. If you want a cookie-cutter hotel room, this is not for you. It is a historic structure in a historic neighborhood. It is quite lovely and romantic. We enjoyed sitting on the large from porch. The tour busses go by and talk about this home. It... More 

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Twin Cities, MN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a very comfortable, quiet bed and breakfast. It's in a beautiful neighborhood within walking distance of downtown. The owners are friendly and available, but don't hover. The breakfasts were tasty, but we'd have preferred a bit more protein and a few less carbs. But on balance, we were very happy with the accommodations and comfort and can recommend... More 

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic place! We went on a romantic vacation and it couldn't have been better. The innkeepers are terrific! The inn is beautifully kept and each room is individually appointed. I can't say enough about the breakfast which was served in our own private dining room off our suite! What a magnificent stay!

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We spent three days at the Wright Inn. The place is a gem. The innkeepers are delightful folks. They are very knowledgable of the town and local activities and offered terrific advice on experiencing the culinary scene. As others have mentioned, the breakfast at the Inn compares favorably with some of the best B & B dining we've experienced. Asheville... More 

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BobandBarbaraG, Owner at The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House, responded to this review

We are very glad that you enjoyed yourselves while staying at our Asheville Bed and Breakfast Inn. I must say that you folks are really fun to be with and we consider it a pleasure to have met you. Please make sure to see us during your next trip through or to this area. It is people like yourselves that... More 

solanum1
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

I frequently travel for business and have recently looked for non-traditional places to stay. I was more than pleased with my room (quiet, comfortable, wifi, all I needed), the period décor, the outstanding breakfast and, particularly, Mr. Bob Gilmore, my host. Bob wanted to ensure I had a pleasant stay and made me feel most welcome. This is a great... More 

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BobandBarbaraG, Owner at The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review. I know how it is to be on the road for work and and how quickly you get tired of the traditional hotel scene. We were pleased to get to know you and appreciate you passing the word about our Asheville bed and breakfast inn and how it will fit into the business... More 

Wayne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

The home, inside and out, was restored to perfection. The staff was ever accommodating and solicitous. The food put any later in the day dining experiences to shame. The outside porch provided a quiet calming place to spend late evening hours.

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BobandBarbaraG, Owner at The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words. We work very hard to provide a very nice respite for our guests that have chosen to stay at our Asheville bed and breakfast inn. Come see us again soon. Barbara, Tom and Bob Gilmore Owners/Innkeepers 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House An Asheville Bed and Breakfast Inn More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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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 Dr, Asheville, NC 28801-1613
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville > Historic Montford
Price Range: $213 - $428 (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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