Specials & Packages
We have put together several Asheville bed and breakfast packages to make your time at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast even more memorable.
You will find that these North Carolina vacation packages are the perfect way to add a special touch to your time in Asheville.
A Gift Certificate from the Carolina Bed& Breakfast is the perfect way to say you care. Treat someone special to a stay at our Asheville Bed & Breakfast. We are happy to customize the certificate to meet your needs and Budget. Please call 828-254-3608 to make your purchase or order online
BILTMORE CHRISTMAS PACKAGE
Justifiably famous for its 56 Christmas trees, 1000 poinsettias, and miles of garlands and lights, the Biltmore Estate is a must see over the holidays.
Enjoy two full days of unlimited entry to the house and grounds of the Biltmore and view the splendor of the Biltmore in lights at the Candlelight Christmas Evening. Then return home to our historic 1901 Bed & Breakfast built by Richard Sharpe Smith, one of the architects of the Biltmore itself.
A Christmas tree graces the parlor and fresh greens fill the house with the scents of the season. A warm fire gives a pleasant glow both downstairs and in each of the six bedrooms. Enjoy special baked goods traditionally served at the holiday time as well as Biltmore beverages at our evening reception. Stroll to town past numerous houses all built between 1895 and 1920 and imagine how Asheville looked when Edith and George Vanderbilt lived here.
• 2 night stay at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast –gourmet breakfast, evening reception included
• 2 Day pass to the Biltmore including Antler Hill Village and the Winery. No need to rush your visit, with our two-day pass you can return as many times as you wish.
• Timed Entry to the Candlelight Christmas Evening in the Biltmore House
Hummingbird, Cardinal, Robin’s Nest
And Mockingbird Rooms
Sun- Thurs $500
Upgrade to include INN-SIDER’S HOLIDAY PACKAGE (Details below): $15
Available November 7th-January 3. Candlelight Evening not available Nov 25th and 27th or Dec 24th and 25th. (Inn-sider’s Upgrade Available November 19-January 3). Must be booked at least 48 hours in advance. Prices do not include tax.
INN-SIDER’S HOLIDAY PACKAGE: STAY, SHOP & PLAY
The Carolina Bed & Breakfast has joined with more than 25 shops and businesses in and around Asheville, as well as the 17 inns of the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association, to bring you this exciting holiday package. Drawing on our innkeeper’s knowledge of our area we have created “Inn-Sider’s Shopping Pass” entitling you to discounts and special offers at some of the finest stores in Asheville. The list of shops includes art galleries, clothing, fine food and wines, chocolate stores, children’s gifts, bookstores, high-end local crafts, jewelery and more. Pamper yourself at a spa or enjoy a foot soak specially created for this package. (For a complete list of participating stores and discounts, please click here). Included in the package is a gift of Christmas Cookies along with the recipe from the Carolina Bed & Breakfast.
Book a two night stay at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast and for an additional $15 we will present you with the “Inn-Sider’s Shopping Pass”, a list of the participating stores and directions to them, as well as a gift of cookies from our kitchen!
Package available November 19, 2014 through January 3, 2015
Two night booking required. Please call 828-254-3608 to book.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURE IN THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS:
As your hosts at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast, James and I are experienced trekkers. We have hiked in five different continents including the Himalayas, Mt. Kilimanjaro and Patagonia. Since moving to Asheville we have spent many wonderful days exploring the mountains and forests around us. We have extensive knowledge of the trails and hikes on the Blue Ridge Parkway and the surrounding area and are ready to help you plan your outdoor adventure. Every hike we recommend is one which we have done. Whether you just want to stop your car and walk, or hike high into the mountains, we will find the right trail for you. We are ready to provide you with maps, day packs and a survival kit (just in case!). We can help you find waterfalls, scenic views, and flower-filled meadows . To make your day even more special we have partnered with the Cheese Store of Asheville to prepare an elegant and delicious picnic. Finally upon returning to Asheville, treat your feet to a luxurious and relaxing foot soak at Wake Foot Sanctuary while enjoying a refreshing pot of tea.
Accommodation at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast
Trail maps and driving instructions
Loan of Day Pack, hiking poles and other gear as needed
Picnic for two from The Cheese Store of Asheville:
includes local cheese, fresh baked baguette (sliced or whole), locally made crackers, sliced cured meat, olives, nuts, dried and fresh fruits. If you’d like a baguette sandwich your choices include:
- · Brie & Fig
- · Proscuitto & Asiago Cheese
- · Salami & Goat Cheese
Homemade cookies and drinks provided by the Carolina Bed & Breakfast
Foot Soak at the Wake Foot Sanctuary. Select from the following soaks
- Tea Tree & Mint: tingly and refreshing
- Downward Dog: with lemongrass oil, avocado oil, and green tea
- Meditation: with scents of juniper, lemon, cinnamon, clary sage, and peppermint
Our pampering foot soak service lasts 45 minutes and includes complimentary tea service for our Carolina B&B guests.
Package Price $75 plus cost of lodging at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast, tax not included.
Theater Under the Stars:
Theater Under the Stars: This year is the 41th Anniversary season of the Montford Park Players “Theater Under the Stars Program” and the Carolina Bed & Breakfast, along with other inns of the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association is proud to have partnered with the Troupe to present you with an opportunity to experience theater as never before: you can be in the show!
Upon arrival at the Hazel Robinson Amphitheater, you and your guests will be ushered to center row VIP seating. At this time, those who choose to participate in the performance will be taken backstage to meet the cast and director. After your walk-on role has been explained to you, you will be taken to the costume room and outfitted for your part. Returning to your seats, you will be able to enjoy the show with the rest of your party until time comes for your entry. Aside from usual backstage jitters, you need not experience any nervousness as the cast is well equipped to help you get on and offstage undetected by the audience as a “ringer” in the group!
- Ticket for special reserved seating
- A Show-Specific T-shirt (sizes S-XXL)
- Complimentary beverage (including locally crafted beer or wine)
- “Dress Up and Play!”- a costumed walk-on role in a scene
- A paperback copy of the play script signed by all the cast
- A photograph of you and the cast taken in costume!
The package is $25.00 for adults and $19.00 for children (under 17).
Behind the Scene Masonic Tour:
The Masonic Temple in downtown Asheville is the winter home of the Montford Park Players and they have extended to our guests a special opportunity to tour the temple in an exclusive private backstage tour. The Temple was completed in 1915 and the theatre contains hand-painted backdrops by Thomas Gibbs Moses, an outstanding scenic artist of the early 20th century.
Your Masonic tour guide will show you all secret places and details in the Temple and perhaps divulge some little known facts about Freemasonry. Tours can be scheduled during the afternoon and are $10 per person.
Golf at the Grove Park Inn:
The historic Grove Park Inn Golf course is considered one of the ten best in North Carolina with its meticulously maintained greens surrounded by spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. We are able to offer our guests discounts of 30 – 40% on greens fees when booking through the Carolina Bed & Breakfast.
Golf Rates 2014
January 1st-April 30th: $50
May 1st-October 31st:
After 3PM Any Day $65
Nov. 1st-December 31st $50
Romance begins when you walk in the door. The mood will be set when you are greeted by a bouquet of roses, a plate of the finest chocolate truffles, and a sparkling beverage chilled and waiting for you. We use only local products: beverages from the Biltmore Estate and handmade chocolates from the Chocolate Fetish in downtown Asheville. $70
Some people just aren’t the flowers and champagne type so we have developed our “Bro-mance Package”. Choose your beverage–we will be happy to consult with you about local selections– it will be attractively presented on ice when you arrive. Add a selection of cheeses and house-made pickles to your taste. Consider pairing this with our golf package for the perfect day’s outing. $40
Just For Fun:
Looking for something a bit more relaxed? How about a beverage of your choice from the Biltmore Estate or a selection of Asheville’s local brews together with a ½ pound of amazing fudge from Nutz About Fudge and a bowl of popcorn? Top it off with a DVD from our library downstairs and you are set for the evening. $35
Is it a birthday, an anniversary, or some other occasion? Enjoy a home-baked cake made in our kitchen just for you. We will be happy to provide candles and balloons for a party in your room!
- Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing – $35
- Angel Food Cake with White Boiled Icing drizzled with Chocolate – $35
- Chocolate Chocolate Cake – $40
- Dense Flourless Chocolate Fudge Torte with Grand Marnier Sauce – $45
Spa Treatments and Massages:
While Asheville offers many spas for your enjoyment you may prefer to relax in the privacy and comfort of your own room. The Carolina Bed & Breakfast is partnered with Around Town Massage On Site Massages. In addition to individual massages, couples massages can be arranged depending on the room. Prices range from $95 ($190 couples) for a one hour session to $135 ($265 couples) for a one and a half hour session. Discounts are available for consecutive sessions by one therapist. Please contact the Carolina Bed & Breakfast at 888-254-3608 for more details.