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The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House
Ranked #13 of 39 Asheville B&B and Inns
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Reviewed April 4, 2011

Spent two nights here, on vacation. Service was excellent, the house is beautiful and the breakfasts were outstanding. Shirley very helpful with local attractions andbdirections to same.
Would definitely stay there again.

Room Tip: Rooms very in price, bigger is better.
  • Stayed: March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 26, 2011

The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House was the perfect complement to our stay in Asheville. The home is such an immaculate piece, managed by two very generous and friendly hosts. The entire time, I felt like a member of their family. I thank them so much for being a part of our trip in such a memorable and wonderful way.

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Reviewed March 21, 2011

We don't get away often, so we looked for a place with beautiful exterior and decor, a quiet neighborhood so we could get a good night's sleep, and convenience to Asheville's sights. We got it all, including a tasty hearty breakfast (loved the fruit with Amaretto sauce!) and fresh baked cookies on the way out the door. I hope we can come back to stay soon!-- I'm sure when everything is budding out, it will be even more gorgeous!

Stayed: March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 9, 2011

My wife and I are so pleased with our experience at the Wright Inn and Carriage House that we plan to stay there exclusively in our future travels to Asheville. The rooms were wonderful and the service that we received was far beyond our expectations.

Bob was most helpful in helping us choose activities that fit our personalities and he was even able to give us recommendations to the best restaurants in Asheville. We trusted his suggestions and had two amazing meals at Zambra and The Lobster Trap. Bobs directions to attractions in the city and even to the National Park attractions an hour away were so good that we didn't have to use our GPS even once!

Bob is also an excellent chef and the breakfasts were wonderful. Bob even took the time to share several of the recipes with us so that we could recreate our Wright Inn experience at home.

I would recommend the Wright Inn and Carriage House to anyone traveling to Asheville. We are looking forward to our next visit.

  • Stayed: March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 27, 2011

This was only my second time staying in a B&B and I think I'm hooked now. Barbara and Bob are the most gracious, friendly hosts and they made our stay at the Wright Inn very comfortable and memorable. We really enjoyed the breakfast and found ourselves lingering every morning at the breakfast table to chat with the other guests and with Barbara and Bob. They both were so willing to share information about the house and about Asheville. I couldn't have been more pleased with our choice to stay at the Wright Inn.

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Reviewed February 20, 2011

Barbara and Bob were lovely hosts. They served wonderful breakfasts and were very accommodating to our vegetarian needs. We met wonderful people during our breakfast time each morning. We will definitely return! - Susannah & Kevin Gill

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Reviewed February 12, 2011

The Wright Inn was an excellent Bed and Breakfast! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Hats off to Bob and Barbara Gilmore!

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Additional Information about The 1899 Wright Inn and Carriage House

Address: 235 Pearson Dr, Asheville, NC 28801-1613
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville > Historic Montford
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 39 B&Bs / Inns in Asheville
Price Range: $168 - $406 (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
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 
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