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Sweet Biscuit Inn

77 Kenilworth Road , Asheville, NC 28803 USA (Show map)
4.6
243 Reviews
$139 - $209
per night

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About

The Sweet Biscuit Inn is a comfortable seven bedroom Inn and separate Carriage House located in Asheville, North Carolina's quiet wooded neighborhood of Kenilworth. Centrally located, this magnificent 1915 Colonial Revival home offers urban sophistication with a flair for comfort and friendliness. We are located only 1 1/2 miles south of downtown Asheville's shops, galleries, restaurants and cafes. Only 1/2 mile north of the Biltmore estate entrance, the Sweet Biscuit Inn is convenient to all of Asheville's attractions. Whether you are visiting Asheville for the diverse cultural charm, the opulence of the Biltmore Estate, or the spectacular mountains of Western North Carolina, your visit with us will make you smile.

Rooms & Rates

Room #1

Room #1 is the first queen bedroom as you enter the house. It faces the front porch with three huge windows. It is one of the largest bedrooms and features an 11-foot ceiling, hard wood floor, antique queen bed and armoire. There is a wall-mounted HD flat-screen TV in the room and a wood fireplace. The full bath is large and comfortable with a dressing table and an antique claw foot tub with shower. Room #1 rents for $159/night for single or double occupancy. Bathroom amenities include carefully selected revitalizing body wash, conditioning shampoo, hydrating skin lotion and a hair dryer.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Room #2

Room #2 is the smallest bedroom in the Inn, but with its 11-foot ceilings it seems just right in size. Friendly and bright colors create a sunny atmosphere, underlined by a huge bay window. There is a queen-size bed and an HD flat-screen TV. The charming bathroom is ideal for those that prefer to soak in a tub rather than taking a shower. It features an antique claw foot tub with a hand-held shower. Room #2 rents for $139/night for single or double occupancy. Bathroom amenities include carefully selected revitalizing body wash, conditioning shampoo, hydrating skin lotion and a hair dryer.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Room #3

Room #3 is a large back bedroom. It has one window on each of the three walls and feels the most private of all the rooms. Through a small entry area you step into a room with hickory hardwood floor, a queen-size bed and an HD flat-screen TV. The bath is large with antique claw foot bathtub and bead board wainscoting. Room #3 rents for $159/night for single or double occupancy. Bathroom amenities include carefully selected revitalizing body wash, conditioning shampoo, hydrating skin lotion and a hair dryer. This room could accommodate a small roll-away bed for a child up to eight years of age.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Room #4

Room #4 is our queen bedroom located on the second floor of the Inn. This elegant room has 3 tall windows, so it receives a lot of natural sunlight. It has an entry area with the bedroom and bath leading from it. Hardwood floors are throughout as are 11-foot ceilings; an HD flat-screen TV is provided. The private bathroom has been completely remodeled, now featuring a beautiful designer sink and a most spacious walk-in shower. Room #4 rents for $149/night for single or double occupancy. Bathroom amenities include carefully selected body wash, conditioning shampoo, skin lotion and hair dryer.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Room #5

Room #5 is our most spacious and luxurious room, featuring a king bed. Hardwood floors, 11-foot ceilings and light green with white evoke an atmosphere of friendly elegance. In this de-luxe guest room you can enjoy its large wall-mounted HD flat-screen cable TV or its working fireplace. The white-painted bathroom with a shower also has a contemporary vessel sink on a stunning custom-made wood top with chrome/porcelain fixtures. A total of five windows in this room and bath provide plenty of natural light. Room #5 rents for $179/night for single/double occupancy (incl. all bathroom amenities)

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Room #6

Room #6 is a spacious king bedroom. Hardwood floors, 11-foot ceilings and earthy reds with gold evoke a handsome richness. Snuggle up in the barrel chairs, in front of the fireplace or the large flat-screen HD TV. The red-walled bathroom comes with a shower. A total of six windows in this guest room and bath provide plenty of natural light. Room #6 rents for $169/night for single or double occupancy. Bathroom amenities include carefully selected body wash, conditioning shampoo, skin lotion and hair dryer. This room could accommodate a small roll-away bed for a child up to eight years of age.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Bird Song Suite #7

The two-room Bird Song Suite #7 is ideal for guests wanting the extra room or traveling as family with up to four persons. The bedroom sits to the rear of the Inn with a beautiful east view of sunrise. The queen bedroom sleeps two adults; the living room has a daybed sofa (trundle) which sleeps one adult or two young children. Each room has an HD flat-screen TV. The bath has a large antique claw foot tub with shower. The Suite rents for $199/night and sleeps up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 young children. Bathroom amenities include body wash, conditioning shampoo, skin lotion and hair dryer.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Carriage House

The Carriage House is a two-story cottage, perfect for traveling families or a group of friends. It has a downstairs living/dining area with wall-mounted HD flat-screen TV, new full kitchen with dishwasher. A daybed sofa (trundle) converts at night to sleep one adult or two young children. Upstairs are two queen bedrooms and a modern full bath with tub, shower and elegant vessel sink on a granite top. The Carriage House sleeps a maximum of 4 adults and 2 young children. The Carriage House rents for $209/night, breakfast not included. Dogs are welcome upon prior reservation. No cats please.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Queen

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Reviews

Overall
4.6

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  • Guest room4.4
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Dining4.8

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243 Reviews

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The Best Place on Earth

4.8 on September 16, 2014

The stay there was awesome and I will be making this bed and breakfast apart of my yearly vacation rotation!!


First Stay at a Bed & Breakfast-I Don't Think It Gets Better Than This!

5 on September 15, 2014

While researching my weekend trip to Asheville I came across The Sweet Biscuit on Trip Adviser and the reviews could not be ignored! I'd never seen somewhere with such wonderful reviews! And once we arrived for our stay I knew they were all spot on! Christian and Claudia were delightful and we were thoroughly relaxed during our time there and would absolutely return the next time we visit Asheville. We stayed in Room 3,the room was spacious, the bed was very comfortable and I loved the claw foot tub. They have coffee, tea and water available all day and night and we enjoyed our coffee on the front porch swing one afternoon. My favorite part was of course breakfast though! For me the highlights from both days were Claudia's black pepper biscuits, croissants and table-side crepes. Our first morning there we were joined by only one couples but the next morning they had to bring our two dining tables to accommodate all of the people, it was two very different atmospheres but we enjoyed both morning. One the second morning we even witnessed an engagement! Thank you Christian and Claudia for a wonderful stay....and sorry we took the keys with us when we left, we obviously had such a great time we wanted to be sure we could come back!


Just Wonderful

5 on September 13, 2014

Hosts were wonderful they were very helpful. Breakfast was amazing and delicious so much in a three course meal. Rooms were beautiful very large. House was very old and interesting. Sweet Biscuit Inn would stay there again !!


Beautiful Hidden Gem of Asheville with Gourmet Breakfast

5 on September 12, 2014

This was the first time my boyfriend and I have stayed at a bed and breakfast. It was also our first time in Asheville. We were excited to try something new. We were in for a big surprise. Upon our late arrival, Christian was there to greet us with his gracious presence. This was only followed the next morning and each thereafter with an amazing three course breakfast. The hosts were wonderful, we had a spacious comfortable and clean room, and could not have been happier. Thank you again to Christian and Claudia for the hospitality, we will definitely be back!


Charming B & B

3.8 on September 12, 2014

Great place to stay - outstanding 3 course breakfast in the morning - at 8.30 am !


Phenomenal

5 on September 04, 2014

This is a must stay B&B. The owners are lovely and truly care. Their attention to details illustrates how much they enjoy running the B&B. The breakfast is wonderful and well worth it. For the food they provide you at breakfast I am truly shocked by the great prices they charge for such a charming place to stay. I will definitely be returning some day.


Amazing Owners, Amazing location, Amazing experience

5 on September 02, 2014

Second time we stayed at this venue. The first time we stayed I went into labor and wasn't able to enjoy the special three course breakfast. Since our son is now 5 months old, we decided to make a special trip back to introduce him to Claudia and Christian since they were such an important part of his welcome into this world. Like expected the stay was exceptional. They even accommodated our son with a pack and play. We will be going back again. The owners are so welcoming and the B&B has such a special place in our heart due to our delivery story that it feels like a family vacation home.


Best in the area!!

5 on September 02, 2014

Christian and Claudia are such gracious hosts. From the moment I arrived until the morning I left, they both treated me like family and were helpful with recommendations from dining to hiking. Claudia's culinary skills are bar none! The rooms were immaculate and cozy. The location was ideal as it is between the Biltmore and downtown and only minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway. I would HIGHLY recommend this B&B to anyone traveling to the Asheville area.


Outstanding. . .

5 on August 31, 2014

One of the best B&B's we have stayed in. . .Christian and Claudia were perfect hosts. . they treated us like family. . which is always great when on vacation. Breakfasts were great. . .touch of Europe every morning. Can't wait for our next visit to Asheville. . we are going to staying at the Sweet Biscuit Inn for sure. C&V


Superb Biscuit Inn!

4.8 on August 25, 2014

This is a most enjoyable venue for visiting Asheville. The accommodations are very comfortable, the breakfasts are superior (with desserts!) and the service excellent. The location is perfect for visits to both downtown Asheville (with its excellent restaurants and shops) and the Biltmore Estate as well as easy access to the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Arts District, and Asheville's excellent hospitals and medical centers. The owners, Claudia & Christian, are friendly, knowledgeable, helpful, interesting and very good company - their experience and knowledge of the inn-keeping business makes this truly the "Superb Biscuit Inn" in our book.


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Location

Location Type

City, Mountains

Airport

Asheville, NC (AVL) 15 miles

Directions to property:

From Airport take I-26 west toward Asheville. Take I-240 loop around Asheville to exit #6 Chunn's Cove. Turn left onto Tunnel Rd east. At Kenilworth Road traffic light, turn right and follow for 1 1/2 miles. When a large church is on your left, we are in the next block, also on your left. Two story red brick with white columns - #77 Kenilworth Road

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Biltmore Estate, Blue Ridge Parkway, Smoky Mountains National Park, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast, Urban Inn

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, Copier, Desk, Piano, Telephone

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, In-room internet, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycles, Bird watching, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Mountain Bike trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3-6pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No Off property smoking only please
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Yes $50 deposit -Carriage House only, provide pet information

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 night minimum on weekends
  • Deposit Amount Required: 1 night stay deposit plus tax.
  • Cancellations: Notify us of your cancellation at least 2 weeks prior to your arrival date and a refund of a one night stay, less a $50 nonrefundable reservation fee, is made to your account. Notify us of your cancellation within 2 weeks of your arrival date and 50% of the entire reservation is charged to your account. Notify us of your cancellation 24 hours prior to your arrival date and 100% of the entire reservation is charged to your account. For multiple room reservation cancellations there is a nonrefundable $50 deposit per room.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Christian and Claudia Hickl

Languages spoken

English, French, German, Italian

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 8:30-9:30
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

Restrictive , Vegetarian , Others upon request, Primarily organic


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77 Kenilworth Road , Asheville, NC 28803 USA (Show map)

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