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

We just got home from our third time staying at the Chestnut Inn. We knew after our first visit we'd be coming back. The inn is in a great location. Each room has its own personality and maintained beautifully. The owners & staff are incredible. Emilie, the owner is the most remarkable chef. Breakfast is always two courses, starting with homemade yogurt topped with granola( homemade) and always with...See More

- Linda Dawkins

OH MY! Where to start? Truly the BEST Bed & Breakfast we've ever been fortunate to stay at. French press coffee, a sumptuous breakfast, fresh homemade and delicious cookies every afternoon. Best part according to my husband was the craft beer on tap, available whenever. Ice cream bars in the freezer. Emilie is truly an extraordinary host...there to help in any way possible, and a font of knowledge re:...See More

- Lisa Pedemonte

The Chestnut Street Inn is perfection! From fresh, home baked cookies to the beautifully appointed Inn to the gourmet breakfasts, Chestnut Street Inn is beyond comparison. Emilie, the Inn Keeper has an intimate knowledge of Asheville and can give you recommendations to those hidden gems that are Asheville. You are family here! You will love your stay!

- Scout Survival

Absolutely lovely experience. Emilie was wonderful, provided recommendations for hiking and even packed us a to-go breakfast when we got an early start one morning. The home is absolutely gorgeous and is very well kept. Loved stayed in the Carriage House, only steps from the house, yet secluded and private. It was very spacious and provided ample room for my friend and I. Get the charcuterie board w/ wine...See More

- Michelle Fitzgerald

What an extraordinary B & B to stay at!! Emilie, the host/owner cannot do enough to make your stay perfect. Sumptuous breakfast with theee best yogurt dish; and then the main dish along with juice, coffee or tea. You can even make French pressed coffee. Homemade cookies, ices and ice cream in the freezer, IPA on tap and Hershey chocolates in the living room. Living room with working fire...See More

- Barbara Siegel

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