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Dry Ridge Inn

26 Brown Street , Weaverville, NC 28787-9202 USA (Show map)

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Asheville's Best Kept Secret! Our Country Victorian has eight rooms with private baths, gas fireplaces, King Beds. Our home is comfortable, food delicious and our spacious grounds inviting. VISIT THE CITY BUT LIVE IN THE COUNTRY. 10 Minute drive to Asheville. Best Value for your money in the Asheville Area. High Speed Wireless Internet.



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  • Guest room4.5
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.7

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Wish we had had more time.

4.4 on May 06, 2015

A very pleasant place to stay and enjoy. We had some time restraints, but wish we had planned a few extra days. The accommodations were very nice and the hosts were the best. Would definitely stay here again.

Wonderful Place

5 on May 04, 2015

Dry Ridge Inn has beautiful rooms, great hosts, and delicious and interesting breakfasts, all at a very fair price. Staying there provides a great bed and breakfast experience.

Dry Ridge Inn

5 on March 30, 2015

Wonderful B&B just north of Asheville, NC. Host was very pleasant and atmosphere was outstanding.

Delightful and Delicious

5 on November 29, 2014

This is our second visit at the Dry Ridge Inn and again it did not disappoint. The rooms are charming and comfortable and we especially enjoy the gas logs in the fireplaces in each room to keep them cozy and warm. The breakfasts are scrumptious and we so very much enjoy our stay at this wonderful B&B and the Dusenbery's gracious hospitality and attention to their guests' amenities.

A great place to get away from the everyday grind!

5 on November 19, 2014

Dry Ridge Inn is really an outstanding place to stay. Howard and Kristen are a class act when it comes to treating their guests the right way. Breakfast is always a great treat...I highly recommend the stuffed french toast. A personal favorite of mine!

Lovely, historic B&B

4.8 on October 26, 2014

From the moment we arrived until we departed, our stay could not have been better. Highly recommend!!

Dry Ridge Inn

4.8 on October 22, 2014

very friendly and clean. close to ashville

Wonderful stay at the Dry Ridge Inn.

5 on October 18, 2014

Had an amazing stay here. The room was spacious with a private bath, cable TV, and free wireless. There was a Keurig coffee pot in the hallway outside of our room. The breakfasts were delicious. Weaverville has several excellent local restaurants for evening dining.

Amazing Location, Atmosphere and Hospitality

5 on October 12, 2014

This was my first bed and breakfast experience so I was a little iffy. I thought I'd have to be in by a certain time, wouldn't have a lock on the door, etc. etc. But this place is like having your own room in a gorgeous house that you can walk all around. A huge yard, places to sit, relax and drink everywhere. Come and go as you please. Amazing (but early) breakfasts, friendly guests, friendlier hosts and an all around welcoming experience, even for a professional introvert like myself. Lots of bonuses that you only notice when you get there, such as the huge free DVD collection, dozens of places to relax out in the open or inside, games, puzzles, etc. Would definitely recommend and definitely stay again. Oh, and the breakfasts are delicious! Very quiet street in very safe area. Do yourself a favor and check it out, especially if you don't want to stay right in Asheville, but just outside of it.

Our Stay at the Dry Ridge Inn

4.4 on October 06, 2014

What a great place! Kristin & Howard are delightful hosts who went to lengths to ensure we enjoyed our stay. The grounds are well kept with ample area for outdoor relaxation and bird watching. The rooms are meticulous and the breakfast was gourmet level. We will definitely stay here on our next trip to the Asheville area.

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Location Type

Mountains, Small town


Asheville, NC (AVL) 25 miles

Directions to property:

Travel north on 19/23 from Asheville to the New Stock Road Exit 21; turn right at the first traffic light; turn left at the second traffic light onto Merrimon Avenue (Business 19); travel two miles until you approach The Dry Ridge Inn on the right side of Merrimon Avenue on the corner of Merrimon Avenue and Brown Street. Drive past the Inn to the parking lot on your right.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Biltmore Estate, River Rafting, Blue Ridge Parkway, Horseback Riding, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Computer, Fax Machine, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Telephone

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Videos, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bird watching

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  • Check In:: 4PM
  • Check Out:: 11AM
  • Open All Year Round: No
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes Children Welcome Please call for availablity.
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Weekends and Holidays
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Cancellations: There will be a CANCELLATION FEE equalling 50% of your total resevation, if your reservation is cancelled less than SEVEN DAYS prior to your arrival.



Howard & Kristen Dusenbery

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About the innkeepers

Motorcycling, Doll Collecting, Gardening, Bagpipes

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  • Time Served: 8am - 9:00am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast Room and/or , on the patio beside the Water Garden

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26 Brown Street , Weaverville, NC 28787-9202 USA (Show map)

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