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Acorn Bed and Breakfast

5136 Old Haywood Road , Mills River, NC 28759 USA (Show map)
211 Reviews
$99 - $129
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The Acorn Bed and Breakfast at Mills River is conveniently located between Asheville and Hendersonville, NC, just minutes away from the Asheville Regional Airport. This cozy four bedroom retreat offers guests a homelike atmosphere to relax and enjoy the beauty of Western North Carolina. Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Acorn Bed and Breakfast at Mills River is just a short drive to the Biltmore Estate, Western North Carolina Agricultural Center, Flat Rock Playhouse and Chimney Rock Park.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Services4.9
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Dining4.9

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Acorn B&B Review

4.8 on June 23, 2014

Welcoming. Very clean. Host very kind. Breakfast was gourmet quality.

Home Sweet Home

5 on June 08, 2014

The Acorn Bed and Breakfast was outstanding in every respect. Every detail was attended to prior to our arrival, and the breakfasts were beyond our expectations. The innkeeper, Gene, was very pleasant and spent some time visiting with us during and after breakfasts. In fact, the dining and kitchen were one room so it had a genuine comfortable and relaxed feeling. We will definitely return.

Perfect place to stay

4.8 on June 08, 2014

Acorn B&B is the perfect place for anyone flying into Asheville given its easy access to and from the airport, but it also is the best location if touring around the area. Quiet, peaceful location, lovely residence with privacy and wonderful host. Gene has taken great care to make guests feel right at home and is a great chef - breakfast was superb! Would return in an instant.

Great value and great host

4.0 on June 02, 2014

Gene the host and proprietor made this stay great fun. He is fun, interesting, and a wonderful cook. Will stay again.

Fabulous food and fun!

5 on May 21, 2014

Per last visit equals wonderful again. Can't wait till next time! Judy Reinhardt

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Location Type

Airport, Mountains, Small town


Asheville, NC (AVL) 4 miles

Directions to property:

Turn right out of the airport. Continue on 280 approximately 4 miles to Old Haywwod Road/191N. Turn right amd proceed 2/10 of a mile. Turn right into the driveway and go the the back of the property.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Golf Courses, Biltmore Estate, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, CD player, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library, Piano, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wi-Fi

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Microwave, Radio, Turndown Service

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  • Check In:: 3:00pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Suitable For Children: only 1 child may be accomodated in your room.
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Yes Pet accomodations are limited. Additional fees apply.

Terms and Conditions

  • Deposit Amount Required: Guest reservations must be guaranteed in advance equal to one nights stay.
  • Cancellations: Due to our intimate size, cancellations affect us significantly. If cancellation is received seven days prior to arrival date. your deposit will be refunded or applied to a new date. If cancellation is received in less than seven days prior to arrival, you will receive a refund, less a $25.00 processing fee, unless we are able to rebook your room.



Gene Wyatt and Bob Pompeo

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Resident Pets

3 Dogs

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  • Serving Location: Dining Room

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5136 Old Haywood Road , Mills River, NC 28759 USA (Show map)

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