1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage

173 E. Chestnut Street, Asheville, North Carolina 28801
 

The Robert Frost Room

$210.00 / $269.00 night

With its huge fireplace, handsome four-poster bed, plush pillows and 18th Century style mahogany furniture, the Robert Frost Room, takes you on a trip back to an earlier age. Surround yourself with the authentic look and feel of the original master bedroom at our historic Asheville Bed and Breakfast, with its red-hued walls, polished hardwood floors and period furniture, including a Chippendale desk circa 1790.

This traditional bedroom also offers plenty of modern amenities. The original 1889 fireplace comes equipped with gas logs that flare at the flip of a switch, so you and a companion can bask in the warm, inviting glow. An HDLCD flat screen TV with DVD is discreetly tucked away.

After a day of shopping in downtown Asheville, soak in the original master bathroom’s china tub and shower. Then nestle in the King size bed with comforter and duvet. Whether or not you’ve taken the road less traveled, you’re guaranteed to wake up feeling refreshed at our luxury Bed and Breakfast in Asheville NC.

$210 Mon-Wed

$249 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $269 Per Night

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The Emily Dickinson Suite

$210.00 / $269.00 night

Curl up with a good book or listen to the gentle splash of the east lawn waterfalls in the soothing Emily Dickinson Suite at our romantic Inn in Asheville North Carolina. This light-filled set of rooms overlooks the 1889 WhiteGate Inn’s award-winning gardens and comes with a floral flourish, both in its view and décor.

Your mood brightens as you gaze at the soft pastel colors and botanical landscapes that decorate this spring-like suite. The queen-size four-poster bed covered with plush pillows, down comforter and duvet invites you to snuggle. A handsome fireplace in an adjoining room lights at the touch of a button, and comes equipped with modern amenities including cable, HDLCD Flat Screen TV and DVD.

In the corner of the bedroom sits a wooden writing desk, perfect for penning poetry or journaling about your romantic getaway to Asheville, NC. Put your thoughts down on paper, then wander over to the inn’s gardens, koi pond and perennial border. Or be a bit bolder and take a brisk walk to downtown Asheville. Remember, staying at our Asheville NC Bed and Breakfast gives you poetic license…to do whatever you want.

$210 Mon-Wed

$249 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $269 Per Night

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The Dorothy Parker Room

$169.00 / $219.00 night

Toast your traveling companion as you look out at the twinkling lights of downtown Asheville from the Dorothy Parker Room at our romantic Asheville NC Inn. The room is both elegant and charmingly modern with its solid oak Mission-style furniture, teal walls and art deco artwork.

Vibrant downtown views and classic American Arts and Crafts style transport you back to an earlier time, when artistic expression and liberated opinions flourished around Parker’s famed Algonquin Round Table. You may be tempted to take a five-minute walk into downtown Asheville to do a bit of dining, shopping and chatting of your own.

Or you may decide to nestle into the queen size bed covered with plush pillows, down comforter and duvet—no witty conversation required. This room features a handsome rocking chair that soothes your cares away as you relax in the glow of the original 1889 fireplace equipped with gas logs. Or simply settle in and enjoy a movie on a HDLCD Flat Screen TV complete with cable and DVD.

As Parker wisely remarked, “Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves.”

$169 Mon-Wed

$199 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $219 Per Night

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Walt Whitman Garden Spa Suite

$299.00 / $379.00 night

Pamper yourself and your partner in this beautifully appointed suite where luxury, fine linens lush garden views and a lounging hot tub come together for the most romantic of getaways. The Walt Whitman Garden Spa Suite is the very essence of elegance, with its handsome king size mahogany bed, soothing blue French toilet and imported Italian tile. All of it is accented by the original 1889 stonewalls at our luxury Asheville Inn and Spa.

Toast one another with champagne before slipping into the luxury spa for a soak in the two-person Jacuzzi. As you ease into the warm water, exotic orchids and flickering candles add to the intimacy, as does the glow of the nearby fireplace. Afterwards, refresh and reconnect in the two-person steam shower. Every comfort is assured, from complimentary chocolates to plush towels and luxurious robes. In colder months, radiant heat warms your feet as you pad across the imported tile, while central air cools in the summer.

Each window looks out on the award-winning gardens at our romantic Asheville Inn, as green and invigorating as Whitman’s “Leaves of Grass.” Its winding stone paths lead to a private entrance that lets you come and go as you please. So whether you dine in downtown Asheville or nibble chocolates beneath the suite’s elegant crystal chandelier, every indulgence is yours.

$299 Mon-Wed

$349 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $379 Per Night

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Carl Sandburg Suite

$210.00 / $269.00 night

With its stuffed easy chairs, straight lines and handsome, masculine furnishings, the Carl Sandburg Suite is reminiscent of an English gentleman’s bedroom. Sink into the leather sofa and pour yourself some gin. Or sink instead into the exquisite jetted tub before indulging in the European style shower at our romantic Asheville North Carolina Inn.

This country manor influenced set of rooms is done in a cheery yellow and includes a sleeping porch that overlooks downtown Asheville, framed against the dramatic backdrop of Mt. Pisgah. North Carolina’s regional poet would have enjoyed penning his prize-winning poetry and prose from the sleeping porch’s writing desk at our Asheville Bed and Breakfast. Get cozy in the king-size sleigh bed, surrounded by period furniture and honeyed hardwood floors. It’s just a short walk to downtown Asheville and fine dining. Or simply stay in and watch a DVD on an HDLCD Flat Screen TV. Whichever you choose, do it in comfort and style.

$210 Mon-Wed

$249 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $269 Per Night

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The Guest Cottage

$279.00 / $349.00 night

With handsome antique furniture, old-fashioned vases filled with fresh-cut flowers and a glowing gas log fireplace, the Guest Cottage at our romantic Asheville Inn is a private escape that rekindles relationships and stokes new ones. A haven for honeymooners and couples celebrating milestone anniversaries, it draws lovebirds of all sorts in search of soothing solitude.

Built as part of the original Asheville NC, estate, the Guest Cottage exudes a country charm that is as romantic and time worn as the antiques within it. Breakfast is included in the main Inn each morning or there is a full kitchen that allows quests to be on their own schedule and prepare breakfast at their leisure. Grocery stores are conveniently located near to our Asheville NC Cottage. Cuddle with one another on the sitting room couch beside the fireplace. Or go for a leisurely soak in the two-person Jacuzzi hot tub that froths beneath a fabulous piece of modern art.

In the bedroom, a king-size bed beckons beside a second fireplace. Take a moment during your romantic Asheville vacation to gaze out the window at the award-winning gardens at Cottage in Asheville. Or step on to your private porch and get in touch with nature from a pair of comfortable wicker chairs. An HDLCD Flat Screen TV, complete with cable and DVD, offers yet another way to unwind. Modern amenities like central heat and air makes the Guest Cottage a place you won’t want to leave. Just remember absence makes the heart grow fonder, so you’re sure to come back time and time again.

$279 Mon-Wed

$329 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $349 Per Night

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The Maya Angelou Suite

$299.00 / $379.00 night

The sleek, earth tone accented Maya Angelou Suite, located in the Carriage House at our luxury Asheville NC Inn, offers you a fresh and calming private retreat. With its wheat and dark green highlights and contemporary black furniture, this modern suite invites reading, relaxing and other soothing pursuits. Cuddle on the ebony, king-size canopy bed as you watch flames flicker in the stacked stone fireplace. Or sip some iced tea from a comfy sitting room love seat. Then gaze at the 1889 WhiteGate Inn’s award-winning garden from your private perch on the suite’s rocking chair porch.

A writing desk tucked beside the fireplace inspires you to add this romantic Asheville getaway to your personal journal. Come and go freely through the suite’s private entrance, whether it’s a brisk walk to downtown Asheville, or a meandering stroll around the gardens.

At the end of the day, soak in the two-person Jacuzzi and refresh yourself with a separate shower and body sprays. This suite comes equipped with a refrigerator, coffee maker and microwave along with other must-have modern amenities such as 40” HDLCD flat screen TV with DVD and wireless Internet. Your deluxe surroundings will have you singing this suite’s praises long after you leave. Lucky for you, you can always come back for another Romantic Asheville Vacation.

Note: For travelers with disabilities, this room is fully ADA compliant and designed so you can freely and fully enjoy your accommodations in comfort.

$299 Mon-Wed

$349 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $379 Per Night

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The Ralph Waldo Emerson Suite

$299.00 / $379.00 night

Decorated in a warm camel with rich red accents the Ralph Waldo Emerson Suite, located in the Carriage House at our Inn in Asheville NC, charms you the moment you enter. The centerpiece of this elegant suite is its king size canopy bed, a replica of George Vanderbilt’s bed from the Biltmore Collection. Savor its luxurious look and feel, then kick off your shoes and crawl beneath the covers. An 18-foot vaulted ceiling soars above a stacked stone fireplace, adding elegance to this statuesque suite. Flip the switch on the gas logs and cuddle in the cozy glow with your companion. Then step outside on the suite’s rocking chair porch and take in the front row view of downtown Asheville twinkling against the backdrop of the western mountains.

This suite, with its old English feel and old world elegance, maintains all manner of modern amenities from wireless Internet to a 40” HDLCD flat screen TV with DVD player and CD player. Soak your cares away in the suite’s two-person Jacuzzi, before finishing with a separate shower with body sprays. Refreshed and reinvigorated, take the five-minute walk to downtown Asheville, or hold your companion’s hand as you stroll the award-winning gardens at our Asheville North Carolina Bed and Breakfast and philosophize about the finer things.

$299 Mon-Wed

$349 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $379 Per Night

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Elizabeth Barrett Browning Suite

$299.00 / $379.00 night

From its stacked stone fireplace to gleaming hardwood floors, the Elizabeth Barrett Browning Suite, located in the Carriage House at our romantic Asheville NC B&B, offers you a soothing, natural retreat. Set high up in the trees, the woodsy feel is reflected in the suite’s décor, from dark taupe accents to its oak and metal furniture and pounded metal lamps. Cuddle with a companion on the king size bed, admiring its soaring canopy of wood and iron. Then turn on the gas log fireplace and bask in the glow, as you sip a glass of wine or two.

Admire the leafy greenery just beyond your window, as you relax in the bathroom’s two-person Jacuzzi and separate shower with body sprays. Then step outside on your private rocking chair porch and delight in your sweeping view of downtown Asheville and the western mountains. A private entrance lets you come and go as you please. Go for a stroll in the award-winning gardens at our Bed and Breakfast in Asheville NC, or slip into town for a bite to eat. When you get back, relax in front of the 40” HDLCD flat screen TV with cable and DVD and make use of all the other modern amenities, including a refrigerator, coffee maker, stereo and wireless Internet. This suite will have you counting each and every way you love your romantic getaway in Asheville.

$299 Mon-Wed

$349 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $379 Per Night

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Oscar Wilde Suite

$279.00 / $349.00 night

Built in 1905, this bungalow suite is classic in style with hardwood floors and a spacious great room. The kitchen has all of the conveniences of an upscale apartment. The living room is comfortable and cozy with a 32” flat screen TV/DVD combination. There is a stereo system with CD player and a docking station for an IPOD. The bath with the 2 person Jacuzzi tub is perfect for relaxing with a glass of wine in the evening after a day of shopping, antiquing, or sightseeing. This private suite is the ideal place for an intimate getaway at our romantic Asheville Bed & Breakfast.

$279 Mon-Wed

$329 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $349 Per Night

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Joyce Kilmer Suite

$279.00 / $409.00 night

Located in the WhiteGate Bungalow, circa 1905, the Joyce Kilmer suite is the largest accommodation at our romantic Asheville B&B. This two bedroom 1100 sq. ft. suite is the ultimate space for families, couples traveling together or guests who want the extra space afforded in the suite. The suite has a large private porch with rocking chairs and a café set for having your morning coffee or relaxing in the evening with a glass of wine before dinner. The suite has an entrance from the front porch and one leading into the kitchen from the private parking area at our Asheville NC Bed and Breakfast. The large living room boasts an accent wall with original knotty pine paneling. There is plenty of room to relax and listen to music or watch your favorite television programs or movies. The Joyce Kilmer suite is equipped with a 36” flat screen TV/DVD combination and a stereo system with CD and IPOD docking station. The front bedroom of the suite has a king size bed and the second bedroom off the hall has a queen size bed. The eat-in kitchen can seat six. The large bathroom is easy to share with a double vanity, stall shower, and jet tub. The Joyce Kilmer suite is the perfect place for couples traveling together and is also dog friendly.

Perfect for long term stays (Call for Special Rates)

The suite can be combined with the adjoining Oscar Wilde Suite for a three bedroom full house rental.

2 Adults: $279 Mon-Wed

$329 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $349 Per Night

4 Adults: $339 Mon-Wed

$389 Thurs-Sun.

Oct $409 Per Night

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  • Pets Welcome

    Dogs are welcome in our Guest Cottage, Oscar Wilde Suite, and Joyce Kilmer Suite only. Please call ahead for availability as pet accommodations are limited.

    There is a $50.00 non-refundable pet deposit. Dogs must not be left alone in the units unless they are crated. Dogs must not be left unattended outside, and must be walked on a leash at all times while at our Asheville Bed & Breakfast. Guests traveling with dogs must provide proof of current vaccinations and flea protection. Documentation must be fax within 10 days of arrival

  • WhiteGate Policies

    • Spa Policies: Payment for scheduled spa treatments and massages at our Asheville North Carolina Inn are the responsibility of the guest unless cancelled 24 hours Prior to their appointment.
    • Inn Policies:
    • Main Inn Check-in: 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Check-out 11:00 a.m.
    • Bungalow Check-in: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Check-out 12:00 p.m.
    • The Joyce Kilmer Suite includes breakfast for up to 4 adults (2 Bedroom Occupancy).
    • Two night minimum on most weekends (Friday and Saturday).
    • Three night minimum on Holiday and October
    • Two night minimum weekdays in October.
    • Corporate Rates Available.
    • Rooms and Suite accommodate 2 adult only.
    • Children that are 16 years of age and above are most welcome in the Inn.
    • Dog friendly lodging is available, some restrictions apply. (see policy below)
    • Rates are subject to change
    • We accept VISA, MasterCard. We ask that each reservation be guaranteed by a one-night stay deposit and are guaranteed with a credit card.
    • Breakfast served at 9:00 a.m. (one seating only)
    • For the comfort of all, smoking is permitted outdoors. Thank you for your cooperation in advance!
    • Pet Policy: Dogs are welcome in our Guest Cottage, Oscar Wilde Suite, and Joyce Kilmer Suite only. Please call ahead for availability as pet accommodations are limited. There is a $50.00 non-refundable pet deposit. Dogs must not be left alone in the units unless they are crated. Dogs must not be left unattended outside, and must be walked on a leash at all times while at our Asheville Bed & Breakfast. Guests traveling with dogs must provide proof of current vaccinations and flea protection. Documentation must be fax within 10 days of arrival.
    • Deposit Policy: A deposit of one night’s rate per room is required at the time of the reservation, for a one to three night stay at our Bed and Breakfast in Asheville; for four or more nights and special packages or events, 50% of the total is required at time of the reservation.
    • Reservations made 14 days, or (30 days for October and Special Events and Packages) less prior to arrival will be charged in full and are non-refundable. All deposits must be made by credit card at time of reservation. All reservations are guaranteed with a credit card.
    • Cancellation Policy: If notification of a cancellation is received at least (14) days prior to the arrival date (30 days notice for certain special packages, events and the month of October), the deposit is refundable less a $35.00 cancellation fee per room. If notification of a cancellation is received (14) days or less prior to the arrival date (30 days notice for certain special packages, events and the month of October), the full amount of the reservation will be charged and is non-refundable. Early departure falls within our cancellation policy. There are no refunds for early departure. We reserve the right to treat a partial cancellation as a cancellation for the entire stay. There is a $35 fee for changing a reservation. Cancellations must be made by phone.