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Bent Creek Lodge

Asheville, NC 28704 USA (Show map)
175 Reviews
$105 - $200
per night

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Stay in the heart of the mountains you came to see in this elegantly, rustic lodge, only yards from the Blue Ridge Parkway and 10 miles from downtown Asheville. Enjoy the mountain views, the crackling fireplace, the scrumptious breakfast, hiking trails and most of all the gracious hospitality of host Doug & Jodee Sellers. You’ll know you’ve found a truly special place. 10 guest rooms, $105 to $195, whirlpool tubs, free wireless Internet, satelite TV, gourmet breakfast & afternoon refreshments included.


Rooms & Rates

Queen Room

One of our four standard Queen Bed rooms, each with private baths, balcony or deck access, WiFi.

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

The Fern Room

Done in soft, soothing greens, with a king size bed. The spacious bath has a two person jetted tub. Out the back door await swings and rockers on the large lower deck.

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

The Mountain Room

Filled with traditional quilts and memorabilia, the back door opens to the large lower deck overlooking the garden. It has a kingsize bed, a large soaking tub with a shower.

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

The Tree Room

Captures the fill of the forest with its soft mocha colors and beautiful queen bed made of cherry limbs. The back door opens to the spacious lower deck with views of the forest. It has slate tiles with a combination tub and shower.

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

The Cherokee Room

From the colorful woven blanket to the arrowhead collection, this room honors the noble tribe that roamed these mountains before us. The back door opens to the spacious lower deck. It has a rustic queen size bed, slate tile bath with a tub and shower.

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

The Barn Room

The Barn Room has a bit of the rustic feel of the handsome old N.C. barns. It has a king size, hand made bed, rough sawn pine wainscoting and art work of family farm life. The vaulted ceiling, large windows, flat screen HDTV, lavish bath and whirlpool tub make this bedroom and bath feel especially spacious and special. It is on the main floor and meets all ADA requirements, with grab bars, wide door to the bath, over 60 inch diameter turning radius in bath, fixed and hand held shower and wheelchair friendly sink.

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

The Water Room

The decor and art bring to mind the many waterfalls, rivers and streams in this area. The back door opens to views of the gardens and the woods and mountains beyond from the 2nd floor balcony. It has a queen size bed, an extra large bath with a spacious glass enclosed shower.

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

The Bike Room

This cheerful room opens to the 2nd floor balcony for long range views. Antique posters, biking photos to Kokapelli accents remind you this area is a biker's paradise. It has a queen size bed, ceramic tile bath with a combination tub and shower.

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

The Bird Room

This room is filled with houses and photos of our native birds. From the balcony you can view our feathered friends at the feeders in the gardens below. There's a queen size bed, ceramic tile bath, and combination tub & shower.

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

The Outer Banks Room

You almost smell the salt water as you enter the Outer Banks Room. The shells, weathered wood,and pictures give this room an authentic feel of the North Carolina coast. It has a full size bed, ceramic tile bath with a combination tub and shower.

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

The Wildflower Room

This room features a queen size bed made from logs cut from the property as well as photos, etchings and pottery of local wildflowers, many of which can be found blooming around the lodge. It has a two romantic two person whirlpool tub in the extra large bath.

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

The Luhn House

Just up the mountain, the Luhn house is available. It overlooks a small waterfall. Its great room features a towering rock fireplace and expansive glass wall. With 3 bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths and an extra bunk bed room it can sleep 6 adults and 4 children. It has a fully outfitted kitchen, and a hot tub and grill on the deck.

  • Maximum Capacity: 10
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Queen , 2 Twin

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

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A weekend at the Bent Creek Lodge

4.0 on August 25, 2014

We recently spent the weekend at the Bent Creek Lodge and had a great weekend. The owners were friendly from the moment that we checked in.The room that we stayed in exceeded our expectations and was both clean and cozy. The breakfast was also great. We will definitely be returning in the future and would recommend this place to anyone visiting Asheville. Not only is it a serene, beautiful location, but it's easy to get to and is in close proximity to downtown, Biltmore Village, The Blue Ridge Parkway, etc.

The only B&B ever returned to!

5 on August 11, 2014

You can tell we Iike this place since we've gone there 3 times now and have never gone back to any other B&B ever. More like a boutique hotel to me than a B&B, it is almost like being home...if your home is in the mountains of NC. It's a very pretty lodge with three levels, lots of deck/terraces, wildlife/bird peaceful! And the gourmet breakfasts are looked forward to with much anticipation. Also love that the breakfast area has separate small tables so you don't have to sit all together at one big table. Homey and quiet, comfortable beds--though I prefer the rooms w/queen sized beds--with silky soft sheets, great staff & owners, gourmet breakfasts and afternoon treats ... what more could you want? We will no doubt go back if/when we get near Asheville again. Highly recommend.

Worth the trip!

4.8 on August 10, 2014

Incredibly beautiful surroundings and so peaceful. Yet close to everything. Our Innkeepers were helpful and respectful of our solitude. Will highly recommend this place to out friends. B&D

Wonderful place to relax

5 on July 30, 2014

My husband and I had heard from many friends of the Bent Creek Lodge and we were not disappointed. The deck where we ate our delicious breakfast every morning was my favorite part of staying here. The location for exploring Asheville could not be better. We can't wait to return.

A Great Place

5 on July 01, 2014

View from the back porch is incredible. Room was great, and breakfast was wonderful. Will definitely stay here again when we visit Asheville!

Great Experience

5 on June 17, 2014

Quiet, clean room. Terrific walking trail. Decorations so beautiful. Food was so good, including the cookies! Great to meet people from other parts of the country and share experiences.

Very comfortable place to stay

4.6 on June 02, 2014

Beautiful lodge and grounds. Very convenient location, just outside of Asheville. Doug and Jodee, and the two dogs, were friendly and very helpful. Breakfast was excellent. We'll be back next time we're in Asheville.

Rustic and Tranquil Paradise

5 on May 30, 2014

My sister and I enjoyed the views and area attractions. Doug and Jodee are the best and are very accommodating. Their dogs greeted us upon arrival and are so friendly. The staff there is friendly as well. The tree room was wonderful, rustic, and very welcoming. You can walk out of the back deck porch to enjoy the surrounding views. I truly enjoyed the healthy breakfast served every morning. I liked walking the grounds and exploring the area. There is so much to do and see in the area such as tubing, searching for antiques, visiting the Biltmore and wine tasting, as well as taking in the Blue Ridge Parkway. We also tour the city and met quite a few unique people along the way. I high recommend Bent Creek Lodge to anyone who wants to get away from the hustle and hectic city life to tranquil surroundings. It was truly a stress free vacation for my sister and me. I plan to bring my daughters up on my next visit and later my group of lady friends for a getaway from work, husbands and city home life. Thank you Jodee and Doug for an excellent stress free vacation. Montese King, Richmond, VA

Jubilee Getaway

4.8 on April 26, 2014

Perfect escape but still close to Asheville. Every aspect was "top notch", that's everything ranging from the sheets to the fabulous homemade granola to the general tone of the lodge. Hope to go back again soon.

Bent Creek Lodge beauty

4.6 on March 01, 2014

Bent Creek Lodge is a beautiful B&B tucked away in the woods near the Blue Ridge Parkway. Great place to stay if your visiting Asheville and a short drive to the Biltmore Estate. Family owned and operated with a great breakfast and plenty of hiking trails nearby.

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Location Type



Asheville, NC (AVL) 5 miles

Directions to property:

From Airport take I26 West to exit #33. At end of ramp turn right to head south on highway 191. Go 3 miles and turn right on Parkway Crescent. Follow signs up road 1/2 mile to the Lodge.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Biltmore Estate, NC Arboretum, Blue Ridge Parkway, Great Smokey Mountains, Downtown Asheville, Performing Theater, Picnic area, River, Winery

Inn Details

On-site amenities

Board games, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, Desk, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Satellite/Cable TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos , Gift Baskets, In-room massages

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Radio, TV, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Whitewater Rafting

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  • Check In:: 4:00 to 7:00
  • Check Out:: 11:00
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Children over 12 are welcome.
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights on weekends
  • Deposit Amount Required: Deposit of an amount equal to one night's stay required for reservations.
  • Cancellations: Cancel at least seven days prior to arrival to avoid forfeiting a one night deposit.



Doug & Jodee Sellers

Languages spoken


Resident Pets

2 Dogs

About the innkeepers

Jodee, the gourmet chef for the lodge, loves to discover new recipes. She and Doug are both avid mountain bikers, gardeners, travelers and fans of Asheville. Doug is a woodworker and made several of the lodge furnishings. He also casts a fly rod whenever the chance arises.

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Full gourmet

  • Time Served: 8:30 till 9:00
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian


Special Package

Massage Package $80 Per Hour

We can testify our massage therapist, Jennifer Goodier, is wonderful!! She specializes in deep tissue massage. We can schedule a massage for you in the privacy of your room . Your whole body will feel better, your mind clearer and your emotions ready for anything! You and your partner can also schedule an appointment to learn massage techniques within a back-to-back massage session. As one person receives a massage, Jennifer explains and shows examples of how to find the tightened muscle, what pressure to use and what other muscles are recruited in the area that need to be massaged. It's a great way to connect with each other.

Extended Stay Special

Reserve a stay of 4 or more nights and ask for the Extended Stay Discount to get 10% off the room reservation! You can still include the Romantic Special, the in room Massage or the Asheville Food Tour, but the 10% discount is for the room reservation only.

Weekend One Night Only

While we require a two night stay on most weekends we often have availability for a "one nighter" due to extended stays ending on a Friday or starting on a Saturday. So if you can only get away for a single night, give us a call, we may be able to accomodate you even if the computer doesn't know it.

Romantic Special

Upon arrival your room will have romantic soft candlelight, gourmet truffles, soothing music and two dozen roses ... We do the work & you'll get the credit!! Only $85. Our most requested package.

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Details Diamond Collection

10 Parkway Crescent , Asheville, NC 28704 USA (Show map)

Property highlights

Free $100 gift card with a $350+ purchase