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An elegant mountain retreat near Asheville, local wineries, scenic waterfalls, the Blue Ridge Parkway the Flat Rock Playhouse & the Biltmore Estate. Golfers have exclusive access to Kenmure Country Club in Flat Rock. Exciting kayaking, river rafting, biking, hiking and fly fishing. Affordable rooms upstairs in the Inn, intimate cottages with fireplaces & jacuzzi tubs, & beautiful gardens make it perfect for romantic weekends, family reunions, girlfriend getaways, or destination weddings. A private entertainment room downstairs is ideal for small corporate meetings & executive retreats. Sumptuous breakfasts and fine dining restaurant with Saluda's best view, featuring local organic always creative gourmet fare. Extensive private reserve wine list. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and member of Select Registry.
Queen bed, sitting area, fireplace, phone, whirlpool tub, separate shower, private screened in porch.
Queen Room - Upstairs
Queen bed, sitting area, phone, steam shower and whirlpool bath, fireplace, and private access to porch.
King bed, sitting area, fireplace, phone, extra bedroom with a twin bed, large deck.
Queen bed, jacuzzi tub for two, gas fireplace with sitting area, pet friendly, private deck with view of garden and mountains.
King bed, separate living area, fireplace, phone, steam shower and whirlpool bath, porch.
Two story private home nestled in the woods with 1 King size bedroom downstairs and upstairs bedroom with 2 Queen beds, 2 full baths, plus 2 Twins in upstairs loft, so can sleep up to 8. Living room, dining room, full kitchen, large gas fireplace, screened in porch and private deck.
Room 1 - Upstairs as a private bathroom with shower and tub. They all have individually controlled thermostats in the bedroom as well as bathroom.
Queen bed. Corner more spacious room with view facing West and front of the Inn
Queen bed with private bathroom. View faces East overlooking the Warrior Mountains.
Queen bed with private bathroom. View faces West and the front of the Inn.
Queen bed. View faces East overlooking the Warrior Mountains.
Queen bed. Interior room facing West and the front of the Inn.
Twin beds that can be made up as a king. More spacious corner room facing East overlooking the Warrior Mountains.
King bed. Corner more spacious room facing West overlooking the front of the Inn.
5 on August 10, 2014
We recently visited the Inn for a family reunion. My Husband and I stayed in the main house with a portion of our family, and the family also rented a portion of the cabins. The rooms were great! the service impeccable. Marc and Marianne ensured every detail was taken care of. Not only did they provide amazing service at the inn, they also offered suggestions for hikes, shopping, resteraunts etc!
5 on August 04, 2014
A lovely clean, comfortable, stress free place in the middle of "God's country". We so enjoyed our stay we are giving our Mom who will turn 89 in October a night at the Inn for her birthday! With the confidence that this lovely Inn will be a sweet sweet memory for her. Thank you Orchard Inn!
5 on July 19, 2014
I recently had the good fortune to spend a number of nights at the Inn while on an extended business project in the area. Truly a wonderful experience with wonderful people. When I was a lad, my family had a summer place in the Catskill mountains with the same type of porch and rooms. The atmosphere and the ambiance brought me back to that era and has added years to my life. Go and enjoy yourself, the Inn, the neighboring towns, the mountains. It will stay with you.
4.8 on July 12, 2014
This place is outstanding, from the warm welcome you are greeted with as you enter to the refreshing breakfast in the morning. I arrived on the evening of the Belmont Stakes. All the guests congregated to the lower level to watch the horse race. We got a betting pool together and I won. The main level is huge and very inviting. The scenery from the dining area is breathtaking. What a relaxing time I had.
5 on May 14, 2014
What a superb two-day get-away! The feeling of being a world away from the hustle-bustle is real, and yet you are only minutes away from the charming community of Saluda, and just a short drive to Pearson Falls, historic Tryon and Hendersonville. The owners Marc & Marianne are warm and gracious hosts who know how to make you feel special and welcome in their home. We can hardly wait for our next visit!
5 on April 06, 2014
We spent 2-great days at The Orchard Inn this past week and had a very enjoyable time. The location was perfect and the view was breath taking. The rooms were great and the breakfasts were most enjoyable, Needless to say, a great time was had by all.
5 on April 05, 2014
Marc and Marianne provided gracious hospitality, calling us by name during our stay. A scrumptious breakfast was served each morning with delicious snacks available in the afternoons. The setting of the inn afforded wonderful views of sunrises over the mountains. It is a wonderful place for a great get away without a long drive from Atlanta.
5 on April 04, 2014
This is our 2nd visit here and it won't be our last. Wonderful relaxing time with friends.We are looking to return this November. If you have the time then I'd recommend making use of the spa services, great massage and facial. The food is exceptional.
5 on March 17, 2014
We loved our stay.Everything was great,
5 on December 23, 2013
Wouldn't change a thing!!!!
Countryside, Mountains, Small town
Asheville, NC (AVL) 20 miles
East on Interstate 26 to exit 59. Make right off exit ramp onto Ozone Dr. 2.5 mi. to intersection with Rt. 176. Make left and go .5 mi. to Orchard Inn Lane on the right.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Golf - membership with private club, Kayaking, River Rafting, Zip Lining, Biking, Hiking, Fly Fishing, Equestrian events, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Vineyard, Winery
Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn
Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, In-room internet, Internet Service, Library, Piano, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, TV Video games, Telephone, Videos, Wedding Facilities, Wet bar, Wi-Fi
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Board games, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board
Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Whitewater Rafting
Marc & Marianne Blazar
English, French, German, Italian
Cats , Dogs
Marianne, from Vienna, Austria and Marc, from Providence, RI forged a star crossed partnership while chartering their sailboats in the Virgin Islands in 1978. They have traveled the world as corporate event photographers and ultimately found their dream B&B in the tiny town of Saluda, NC. Marianne is chef exraordinaire while Marc is Maitre'D, Sommelier, and Director of Maintenance. They are most gracious hosts.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian