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“Our Perfect One Year Anniversary”
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Cedar Crest Inn
Ranked #30 of 66 Hotels in Asheville
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed May 10, 2012

The Cedar Crest Inn is easy to get to right off the main highway. Take the Blue Ridge Parkway there, such a great ride! It is right near the Biltmore Estate and Biltmore Village. Ask about tickets to the Biltmore, what a great deal! All accommodations were richly appointed with great attention to details. Check in was easy and helpful! Upon entering the main bed and breakfast, we were amazed at the beautiful wood work, stained glass, and wall treatments. It was like stepping back in time to a less stressful atmosphere. It was a perfect location for our 1 year anniversary. We felt like we were on the estate! We stayed in the pink carriage house. It was perfect because it was private and cozy and we also got to enjoy the amenities in the main house. The breakfast was tasty and so were the snacks that were always replenished throughout the day. The complimentary wine was a perfect touch to our relaxing time on the porch. We hope to return to the bed and breakfast on our milestone anniversaries, simply breathtaking!

Room Tip: Cottages allow you to have a private area plus all of the amenities in the main Victorian home!
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  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed May 8, 2012 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by the kindness of the young gentleman who checked us in, he couldn't have been more helpful and not to mention the rooms were very cozy and clean, a great place to stay!

  • Stayed: May 2012
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Reviewed April 23, 2012

We had an absolutely amazing time at the Cedar Crest Inn and we can not wait to return. It is in a prime location to all attractions. The breakfast was delish and the rooms....gorgeous. We were also spoiled because we did have the Queen Anne Room. It was amazing!!! Thank you for making our stay romantic and relaxing. WE WILL BE BACK!

  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 22, 2012

Beautiful inn and grounds... So relaxing and Drew and staff ensure a lovely visit. Great breakfast every morning in the charming dining room; wine and baked goods on the veranda or in front of the fireplace in the evening... You are truly missing out if you don't choose the Cedar Crest... Stayed four nights in the carriage house; loved it! Would not entertain going elsewhere on a return visit. Highly recommend you ask Drew for a dinner reservation at the Corner Kitchen.

Room Tip: Carriage house was wonderful!
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  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 6, 2012

The Cedar Crest Inn exceded all of my expectations. As this was the first time I had stayed at a B&B, I was a little nervous that it would be "creepy". It was not this way AT ALL. We ended up getting there later due to horrible traffic(about 10:30), and they were more than willing to leave our key waiting for us. The room (Study Room) was absolutely beautiful, and we had two bathrooms--basically we had our own "wing" of the house--the bed was unbelievably comfortable, and the rooms were immaculately clean. In the morning it got even better, because we got to walk around the property and it is GORGEOUS! Very romantic, and the staff served an amazing breakfast! It is very conveniently located close to the Biltmore, and my only complaint is that we didn't get to stay longer than one night! Thank you, Cedar Crest Inn for making the first day of our honeymoon a wonderful experience for us!

Room Tip: We stayed in the Study Room, located on the first floor. This room is basically its own wing of the...
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  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 5, 2012

I stayed at the Eastlake room #2 which faces Biltmore Ave (near the Biltmore Estate) and it was very nicely decorated. The staff makes an excellent breakfast and is quite friendly. The only negative aspect is the constant street noise on Biltmore (Hwy 25) the main road to the major hospital for the area, Mission. Take ear plugs and you will love it!

Room Tip: There is a cottage in back that looks very cute from the outside and would be a whole lot quieter...
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  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled solo
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Reviewed March 16, 2012

As a single female that has to travel frequently for business, staying at a place that is both comfortable and safe is a TOP priority. This hotel DOES WELL in providing both of these. Drew and his staff made me feel at home, southern hospitality from a Yankee... that's rare ;). The business appears to have a great work culture, all staff seem stress free and like they feel apart of something and that rubbed off on me. The location is both convenient and in a very safe neighborhood. Breakfast was great, nothing fancy, "comfort food" would best describe it. It is an old place and that is part of what should sell itself to you, with a place of this size and age some quirks are to be assumed. I will say that I did not catch many quirks however, and the room and property were very well maintained from what I saw in my short stay. When I return for business in Asheville there is no question as to where I will stay. BRAVO, the Cedar Crest won me over!

Room Tip: Rooms at the rear of the building are a better choice if you are a lite sleeper.
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  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled on business
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Address: 674 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28803-2513
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Asheville
#9 Romantic Hotel in Asheville
Price Range: $170 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cedar Crest Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Cedar Crest Inn is Asheville's premiere Inn offering the best in.(1) Value (2) Location: Literally the best location in town! We are just 2 turns or less from nearly everything Asheville has to offer... Downtown - 1 turn and 1.2 miles away! The Biltmore Estate - 2 turns and only 3 blocks away! The Biltmore Village - 2 turns and only 3 blocks away! Downtown Asheville - 1 turn and only 1.2 miles away! The River Arts District - 2 turns and only 1.5 miles away! The Blue Ridge Parkway - 1 turn and only 3 miles away! (3) FREE Amenities included in EVERY stay: - A three course served breakfast. - A glass of wine in the evening. - An abundance of locally made desserts. - Fast Wi-Fi. - On site parking. (4) Well Reviewed: - We have remained in the top ten in Asheville hotels on Tripadvisor for years now. - We have been awarded with tripadvisors certificate of excellence every year they have given the award. - We have been voted year after year the most romantic hotel in Asheville. - We were named the hotel in Asheville to stay in on The Today Show in 2014. - We were featured on Good Morning America in 2012. - We have been featured in USA Today, Inns Magazine, Southern Living, Style Magazine and so many more. (5) Come stay where the celebrities stay: We have been fortunate enough to host multiple Grammy winning artists, famous actors from some of today's hottest shows on Television as well as timeless movies and we have even served as the main shoot location for a recent reality TV show. (6) Service: Nobody will offer you more honest and sincere service than we do here at the Cedar Crest Inn. We never put business relationships, financial gain or anything above providing our guests with the best local tips on where to eat, visit and hang out. We provide the perfect balances between authenticity and professionalism as well as hands on service and non evasiveness. BOTTOM LINE is if the pictures don't lure you in, our reputation doesn't convince you or these words don't sell you on this being the best choice in accommodations for your Asheville trip than you need to give us a call and allow us the opportunity to show you what makes us the most unique and ideal choice for lodging in Asheville and all of Western North Carolina. ... more   less 
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