History. Style. Romance. AAA 4-Diamond Rated. And a "bit of Britain" close to home. Surrounded by mature trees and located in the Montford Historic District, this award-winning inn was designed by Biltmore's supervising architect Richard Sharp Smith. The classic British theme is evident throughout and includes extensive prize-winning English gardens. Walk to dining and to downtown Asheville; 10 minutes to Biltmore and the Blue Ridge Parkway. You'll love relaxing in the luxurious, romantic rooms and suites all with king bed, whirlpool with shower, fireplace, and HDTV with blu-ray player/ movie/music channels. Start each day with a gourmet breakfast prepared primarily from organic and local ingredients, and served on crystal and china. Wireless, high-speed Internet access. Ask about our dog-friendly suites. Gift Certificates available.