Albemarle Inn Bed and Breakfast

A classic Southern mansion offering elegance in a warm & inviting atmosphere.


A classic Southern mansion offering elegance in a warm & inviting atmosphere.

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The Basics


Albemarle Inn is a true slice of southern comfort nestled between the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains and the ever-vibrant city of Asheville, North Carolina. Built in 1909, this Neoclassical Greek Revival style house boasts incredible comfort, quiet, and respite from the outside world. Tucked away in one of Asheville's premier neighborhoods, it is sure to delight travelers from all walks of life.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Fireplaces
  • Weddings/Events
  • Mountain Retreat
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Romantic Getaway
  • Standard EV Charger

In the Know

  • Immerse yourself in all things local by visiting some of our incredible Farmer's Markets
  • Hang with the locals at the Vault Bar and Lounge. Voted the best burger in Asheville
  • Check out local music talents at Tuesday Night Funk Jam at The One Stop in downtown Asheville

  • Explore the River Arts District, where you will find local artists in their working studios

Stay for the Story

In the heart of the picturesque mountains of Asheville, Albemarle Inn is a historic gem with a captivating story to tell. Originally built in the late 19th century as a private residence, it exudes timeless elegance and charm.

Sip & Savor

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

Visit Bone and Broth for steak and elevated Southern cuisine
Try a freshly shucked oyster at Jettie Rays Oyster House
Enjoy freshly baked treats at City Bakery Cafe- Charlotte Street

See & Do

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

Plan a visit to Highland Brewing Company, Asheville's first craft brewery
Visit and tour the iconic Biltmore Estate
Get a bird's eye view of Ashville as you zipline through the trees

Guest Reviews

Hospitality, food, the look and feel of the house, everything being so clean, etc. I can’t recommend this place enough. I have stayed in B&B’s where everyone eats at the same table, which is fine, but sometimes you don’t want to make small talk with strangers at 8am. I loved that breakfast was a drop in from 8:30-9:30 and each room got their own table.

- Marshall Stine

I stayed there recently with my parents, and it was really great! It's a very old historic building with only a small number of rooms, so customer service and attention to detail is excellent. The rooms are beautiful, spacious and have a very historic feel. Don't miss breakfast!

- Craig Lewis

My stay at the Albelmarle Inn was extremely pleasant. Customer service was top notch from before I arrived, to check out. Sarah was very friendly and she had many suggestions about the area for my short stay. I really felt welcomed and comfortable. Breakfast in the morning was delicious and I enjoyed the conversation with the other traveling guests. The only thing I wish I could change would be...See More

- Jacob Longest

My 16 year old daughter and I came here from Northeast Georgia for a relaxing, fun mother/daughter get away. We had such a wonderful, relaxing time at the Inn. The service was excellent, the food was delicious and our room was cozy and adorable. Everything was perfect! We enjoyed walking the sidewalks around the neighborhood. The Inn is a very short distance to downtown Asheville and the Biltmore Estates....See More

- Eliza Roberts

Not sure if I'll be able to rant about this place enough! The day of check on, I received a text asking if I had any dietary restrictions they needed to worry about (no) and if we had an idea around what time we'd arrive. We showed up early and was greeted by Sara. She gave us a tour of the Inn. Complimentary smacks, teas, sweet tea, lemonade, and...See More

- Kierstyn Myers

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 11

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Turndown Service, Antique Furnishings

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


Smoking Policy: Outside Only

Family Friendly: Yes

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: No

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Picnics Available, Social Hour with innkeeper(s), Special Diets Accommodated

Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours

Corporate Rates: Yes

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

Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremonies

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Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings, Retreats

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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