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Chestnut Street Inn

8-guestroom, boutique property walking distance to downtown Asheville


8-guestroom, boutique property walking distance to downtown Asheville

View of Chestnut Street Inn at Night
Bathroom with sink and vanity
Bedroom with large sleigh bed
Interior guestroom with four poster bed
Living room with sofa and coffee table
Interior bedroom with four poster bed





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The Basics


Begin your Asheville adventure at the Chestnut Street Inn. This 8 guestroom boutique property is walking distance to downtown, a quick drive to the Biltmore Estate and fifteen minutes to the Blue Ridge Parkway. Whether you are in the mood for a private retreat in our modern guest cottage, a third floor Asian-themed getaway with reading nooks and a steam shower, or ready to relax in a two-person hydrotherapy air tub, we have a room to suit you. The inn invites you to think outside the box.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-Free
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge Services
  • Fireplaces
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.
  • Cabins/Cottages
  • Full House Rental

In the Know

  • Take the self-guided Asheville Ale Trail and enjoy over 42 craft breweries in the city

  • Try white water rafting at Blue Heron, only 30 minutes away from the inn
  • Asheville Hot Air Balloons is one of our most trusted balloon guides in Asheville. Sunrise is magical over the mountains

  • Explore vibrant downtown Asheville (only 10 minutes from the inn!)

Stay for the Story

Delight in a sumptuous homemade breakfast, featuring locally sourced ingredients and artisanal flavors. With thoughtful amenities like luxury bath products and cozy fireplaces, every stay at the inn is a cherished memory waiting to be created.

Sip & Savor

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

Enjoy local, farm-to-table, seasonal cooking at Cucina 24

Try S&W Market, a food hall with a curated "best of Asheville" including Buxton Hall's famous fried chicken sandwich, steamed buns, fancy hot dogs

Go to Cúrate, known as one of the best Spanish tapas restaurants in the US

See & Do

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

Asheville has several different food tours that are an excellent way to spend an afternoon eating through town

One of Asheville's main attractions, The Biltmore Estate is a must-see for anyone visiting (or living in) Asheville

Pisgah Mountain Bike Adventures can help you customize a full or half day bike trip through the Pisgah National Forest

Guest Reviews

Emilie is wonderful! ❤️ Her hospitality and warm friendliness is so welcoming and delightful! She gave us a great list of restaurants. The beer on tap and Port in decanter and fresh cookies are amazing! The rooms are beautiful. The breakfast delicious! A great selection of tea for non coffee drinkers. We will definitely stay again when in the area.

- Faith Parry

This was our second visit after too great a delay returning. Emilie and staff do not disappoint in any way. From the property adjacent to downtown Asheville , the unmatched breakfasts with French press coffee ready to bloom, snack and beverages in the common area and most importantly you’ll feel the joy the staff still shares after many years hosting. Walk to downtown’s multiple world class dining options and...See More

- Barry Davis

My wife and I spent three wonderful days at The Chestnut Street Inn. The Inn itself is gorgeous and is located in a very nice neighborhood : we had a beautiful room with luxury linens and a spectacular bathroom (the Biltmore room if you can get it) and there is a comfortable porch with rocking chairs for reading and eating. The homemade breakfasts were delicious, especially Emilie's scrambled eggs...See More

- Ed Mikolowsky

Best bed and breakfast ever! Emile was an INCREDIBLE host who was super kind and knowledgeable. She probably has the best knowledge of go to places in Asheville. She’s a true local and foodie. Her breakfast and cookies were incredible. She’s also very accommodating for dietary restrictions. My partner forgot to mention our dietary restrictions and she was able to accommodate quickly. The rooms were also very cute and...See More

- Kaci Hernandez Kluesner

This was a weekend away with my wife and our first stay at the Chestnut Street Inn. The location is fantastic and easily walkable to downtown Asheville restaurants and shops but also in close proximity to Grove Park Inn, Biltmore, River Arts District and North Carolina Arboretum. On site parking is easily accessible. The home is on a beautiful tree lined street and has a great view from the...See More

- Brian Devine

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 8

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Alarm Clocks

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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: Welcomes children over the age of 12

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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, Evening Cocktails, 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, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, National Historic Registry, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available

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Location Type: City/Metro, Mountains