Aerie Bed and Breakfast

Make your own history at Aerie Bed & Breakfast in New Bern, NC!


Make your own history at Aerie Bed & Breakfast in New Bern, NC!

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The Basics


Aerie Bed & Breakfast is an elegant Victorian home built in 1882 and is conveniently located within the Downtown Historic District of New Bern, North Carolina. The inn is steps away from the riverfront downtown shopping and dining, breweries, and the Historic Tryon Palace. We invite you to come and relax, rejuvenate and enjoy the comfortable elegance.  We are consistently rated as the top bed & breakfast in New Bern on TripAdvisor.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Adult Only
  • Fireplace or Fire Pit
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.
  • Spa Services
  • Full House Rental
  • Standard EV Charger

In the Know

  • Try the deep-fried pork skins with melted pimento cheese dip at Cypress-Hall
  • Start your historic experience with a visit to the New Bern Historic Society located across the street from the Aerie

  • Visit locations mentioned in several Nicolas Spark's books (New Bern native)
  • Grab a beer in the "Beermuda Triangle. We suggest the Confignorant Pale Ale at Brewery

Stay for the Story

The Aerie B&B was known as a staple in the community as the longest-running B&B in New Bern with a great reputation, which we still maintain today. We are within walking distance of downtown with all its shops, restaurants, and historic sites.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Try Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant for waterfront views and delcious seafood
Led by Chef Ashley Moser, Cypress Hall Kitchen + Bar is Downtown New Bern’s newest restaurant
“New American Cuisine” featuring the freshest seafood, center-cut beef, delightful pastas and salads at The Chelsea

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Participate in a living history experience that uniquely blends technology with the events, stories, and people of centuries past at Tryon Palace

Visit the birthplace of Pepsi, the actual site where Pepsi-Cola was first invented by Caleb Bradham in his pharmacy in 1898

Discover three centuries of history and architectural beauty in a comprehensive 90-minute trolley tour of historic downtown New Bern

Guest Reviews

Wonderful bed and breakfast. Friendly owners and staff. Rooms beautifully decorated. VERY comfortable bed. Jacuzzi tub in individual bathroom. PHENOMENAL location to downtown, Tryon Palace, trolley tour. Great amenities. EXTREMELY accommodating to dietary needs. Highly recommended. (Some cosmetic fixes needed but did not affect stay}

- David Katz

I was there only 1 night but oh my goodness, what a perfect get away for me. I was there for a concert and stayed at The Aerie Bed and Breakfast.From the time I was greeted at the front door until the time I left...I could not have asked for a more pleasant experience. My room was just lovely. The bed, and linen...oh my goodness, a lil piece of...See More

- lynn little

Just got back from a long weekend in New Bern, NC for the annual Mum Festival. Stayed at the Aerie B&B and it was fabulous. The house is beautiful inside and out and the owners and staff could not have been nicer. The rooms are decorated beautifully and very comfortable. Breakfast is delicious and you can tell that a lot of thought went into the menus. New Bern is...See More

- Robin French

Wonderful stay. The owner was very friendly and offered suggestions on places for dinner. The guest house was as accommodating as the main house. The coffee machine and refrigerator on the premises were a plus.

- Denise Dworznicki

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 8

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, USB Charging Stations

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Outside - Only in designated areas

Family Friendly: Welcomes children over the age of 10

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: No

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Complimentary Snacks, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, National Historic Registry, Spa Service, Weddings & Events Available

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