Melrose Inn Bed and Breakfast

55 Melrose Avenue, Tryon, North Carolina 28782
Innkeeper(s): Marilyn Doheny
  • Introduction

    Marilyn’s Melrose Inn Bed and Breakfast is in historic Tryon, NC. Located in the beautiful foothills of the Smokey Mountains of North Carolina, Tryon and the surrounding areas offer many activities and sites to visit. Tryon is within about an hour’s drive of Asheville, Charlotte and Greenville (SC).

    There is every possible activity within a few miles- many amazing golf courses, several lakes and rivers for fishing, boating, water skiing, kayaking, and canoeing. Throughout the year our area has hikes, wine tastings, heritage craft shows, floral garden tours, and equestrian activities.


  • Breakfast and Dining Club

    Historic Melrose Inn Bed and Breakfast dining

    The Melrose Inn boasts gourmet chefs on-staff to satisfy your every culinary craving. Locals and visitors alike can participate in our Friends of the Chef private dining club.

    Special dietary needs and preferences are gladly met with advanced notification. Name of guest, phone number, and details of dietary considerations must be provided upon reservation prior to check in, so that we are prepared to serve you properly.

    Breakfast is available for all overnight guests to fit your schedule between 5 a.m. and 11 a.m. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate or other seasonal beverages are available 6:30 a.m. till 9 at night.

  • Weddings and Special Events

    Historic Melrose Inn Bed and Breakfast special eventsMelrose Inn wedding parties are indeed welcome. We have numerous options available and the staff loves to customize our facility, grounds, and meals to meet with your preferences and budget.  We have both indoor and outdoor locations to select from.  We have abundant space to host your reception or formal sit down dinner. Menu and service options will be customized to make your event perfect.

    The Melrose Inn is also perfect for reunions, dances, and small and large gatherings of all types. Gatherings can be single day or multiple day events involving formal sit down meals, buffets, or just appetizers. The entire inn is gracious and free-flowing, inviting guests to mingle and socialize freely and easily.

    There are numerous spaces for guests to gather comfortably both indoor and outdoors on the front porch or terraced gardens. We have a game room, an entry parlor, a bar, and several cozy seating areas, as well as two large spacious rooms with tables and chairs for dining.

    Please contact us to share details of your needs and preferences – the number of guests, whether you prefer a reception following your wedding or a formal sit down dinner. We look forward to hearing from you and being offered the opportunity to customize and host your memorable event.

  • Dogs are welcome at the Melrose Inn!

    There is only a small $10 fee per dog per night to accommodate your canine companion. We are across the street from one lovely city park, just down from another, and Melrose Avenue is a popular dog walking area of town so you and your dog can enjoy the natural ambiance of the local area on your walks. Simply let us know when you make your reservation how many dogs you will be bringing.