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Pet Friendly Lodging

Need help finding where to bring your pet on your Asheville vacation? We have a listing of pet friendly hotels, motels, inns, and bed and breakfasts in Asheville, NC.

The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa

The Grove Park Inn overlooks Asheville’s skyline and the Blue Ridge mountains. Built in 1913, the Inn is on the National Register of Historic Places and a member of Historic Hotels of America. Amenities include a 40,000 sq ft world-class spa, Arts & Crafts antique furnishings, Club Floor, Donald Ross designed golf course, tennis, swimming, Sports Complex, shops, fine dining and children’s programs.
290 Macon Ave.,Asheville, NC 28804

(800) 438-5800

Scenic Wolf Resort

Enjoy the breathtaking views from Scenic Wolf Resort’s luxurious cabins year round! Wintertime guests enjoy skiing on 72 acres of the best mountain slopes. Spring and summer days can be spent swimming, mountain biking, hiking, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, fishing, or golfing at a nearby course. Leaf season is simply amazing! 30 properties, $241-$493/night. Breathtaking views, spacious cabins, fireplaces, private hot tubs, glass-enclosed heated pool, pet friendly, free Wi-Fi, free local fun including golf, skiing, whitewater rafting, and LaZoom tour.

(855) 807-1842

Ramada River Ridge

Located on seven scenic acres on the east side of Asheville, and offering a delicious, free, hot breakfast each morning. Ramada River Ridge provides clean, comfortable, affordable accommodations that are within walking distance to shops and restaurants. The Asheville Ramada is 3 miles from the world famous Biltmore Estate, and 3 miles from downtown Asheville. The Blue Ridge Parkway is less than 2 miles from our entrance.


Days Inn Biltmore East

Come stay at our Asheville Days Inn which is conveniently located off I-40 and Tunnel Road. Choose from any one of our newly renovated king, queen, or 2 full size bedrooms. Rooms include refrigerators,  microwaves, coffee makers, hair dryers, safes, irons, and boards. Enjoy our expanded deluxe breakfast with HOT Belgium waffles and receive a free USA Today. Book your reservation today!

(828) 298-4000

Asheville Cabins of Carolina Mornings

Whatever your needs, Carolina Mornings has you covered with the finest vacation homes and cabin rentals in and near Asheville – whether it’s a mountain chalet, an upscale log cabin, an elegant downtown loft or a Biltmore Village condo. Be showered with free activities and concierge services from Carolina Mornings. Cabins sleep up to 10 guests, and many are pet-friendly!  An Exclusive offer from Carolina Mornings: all rentals also receive FREE Biltmore Estate admission, tree-top ziplining, guided river rafting, golfing, downtown tours, and more with each stay!

(888) 553-3659

Comfort Suites Biltmore Estate

NEWLY RENOVATED ALL SUITES HOTEL, AND ALL SUITES NOW WITH 40″ HD TV! BILTMORE ONLY 4 MILES (DISCOUNT TICKETS SOLD AT HOTEL!). Located on Biltmore Square Mall premises with over 20 restaurants, pharmacy, and movie theater within a 1 minute’s walk from hotel. 5 Time Gold Award Winning Property. Group & Meeting Friendly Facility & Rates. #1 Free Hot Breakfast with Sausage, Eggs, Biscuits, Gravy, Fresh Hot Waffles, Pastries, Fresh Fruit and much more! Pet Friendly. Fitness Center & Seasonally Heated Pool. AAA & AARP APPROVED!

890 Brevard Rd., Asheville, NC 28806

Beaufort House Inn

Hospitality is the hallmark of both the past and present of this lovely property. Today the hospitality of The Beaufort House Inn is second to none. As our guest, you will personally experience the warmth and spirit of this hospitality whether engaged with our innkeepers, staff, or other guests. We serve a freshly prepared, two course gourmet breakfast each morning, and we are located within a short walking distance to the heart of downtown Asheville.

(800) 261-2221

1847 Blake House Inn Bed & Breakfast

You are invited to escape to the 1847 Blake House Inn Bed & Breakfast in south Asheville, one of the oldest houses in the city. Minutes from downtown and Biltmore, our accommodations and hospitality promise to welcome and pamper you for as long as you are here.

(888) 353-5227 or (828) 681-5227

The Mountaineer Inn

Come and enjoy a country stay at Asheville’s most historic Inn on Tunnel Road. Built in 1939, we still offer friendly customer service and a touch of modern amenities in a natural setting. We are conveniently located between beautiful downtown and the Asheville Mall. For reservations and availability call (800) 255-4080.

Abbington Green Bed & Breakfast Inn

Award-winning inn on quiet street in historic Montford District. Award winning house and English Gardens. Five luxurious guest rooms, two-bedroom suites, antiques, fireplaces, whirlpools, a short walk from city center. Play chess or piano in the living room. Curl up with a good book in front of our parlor fireplace. Or enjoy a lively conversation on our expansive front porch, verandas or the outdoor deck.

(800) 251-2454

Country Inn and Suites Biltmore Square

Looking for a place to stay in Asheville, NC? With its charming décor and comfortable amenities, the Country Inn & Suites provides a warm and welcoming atmosphere sure to please business and leisure travelers. Our Asheville hotel near the Blue Ridge Parkway boasts beautiful views of the mountains. You’ll find culture, nature, history and fine dining in abundance near our Asheville, NC lodging.

(828) 670-9000

A Hill House Bed & Breakfast Inn

Be Delightfully pampered! Everything is ready for your arrival: tea, wine and baked treats greet you…in-room massages, cozy robes…delicious breakfasts fireside or on our beautiful porch overlooking lush gardens & Asheville skyline…jetted tubs & fireplaces, comfy beds beyond compare…a gentle swing in the hammock…Ahhh…Also, consider staying in “This Asheville Cottage,” it is the “little house” that sits behind the big house. Charming and secluded, the Asheville Cottage is perfect for that brief or extended Honeymoon stay or romantic retreat.

(828) 232-0345 or (855) 447-0002

Haywood Park Hotel

Stay right in the heart of downtown Asheville. Be pampered in elegantly appointed, oversized suites. Enjoy complimentary wireless Internet, valet parking, champagne at check-in, I-home® docking stations, 43″ HDTVs, Keurig® coffee makers, nightly turndown service, 24/7 access to fitness center. Pet friendly rooms available. If you want to truly immerse yourself in the hospitality, excitement and surprise that Asheville is famous for, there’s only one place to stay. Haywood Park Hotel. The Heart of Town!

(828) 252-2522

AppleWood Manor Inn

Grand Colonial Revival house on a spacious 1.5 acres, Montford Historic District, walk to downtown, gourmet 3-course breakfast, sizeable rooms, balconies, private baths, fireplaces, antiques, afternoon tea, … plus much more. Larry (a 6th generation native of Buncombe County) and Nancy’s goal is to make your stay memorable. AAA Three-Diamond $120-$195.

(828) 254-2244 or (800) 442-2197

Asheville Swiss Chalets, Luxury, Pet-Friendly in Asheville

Enjoy privacy and serenity nestled in casual elegance on Beaucatcher Mountain. Our prime location boasts a woodland setting, yet brings you to downtown Asheville in only three minutes; Biltmore Estate only 2.5 miles. A gift certificate and cookies awaits each guest from Judy’s Well-Bred Bakery & Café. For our 4-legged guests, six of our chalets have gated porches and fenced pens. 10 Luxury pet-friendly, one to three bedroom chalets and cottages from $100 a night. Fully equipped kitchens, with condiments, coffee & tea, all linens, Wi-Fi, gas grills and most with fireplaces.

(828) 776-0509

Best Western

Tucked in the colorful Blue Ridge Mountains, Best Western of Asheville offers complimentary Hi Speed internet access, in room coffee makers, hairdryers, irons and boards. Also available are brand new Jacuzzi rooms with LCD TV’s. Other amenities include a large heated outdoor pool and a deluxe HOT breakfast with eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy. Please call (828) 298-5562 to book your reservation today.

(828) 298-5562

Mountain Brook Cottages

Fireplace cottages with porch swings on wooded mountainside near Dillsboro, Cherokee and Franklin. Brooks, nature trail, trout pond and spa/sauna bungalow. One and two bedroom cottages or Romancers with king bed and jacuzzi. Homemaking needs and firewood provided. No TVs or phones to disturb you! Refresh your spirits!


Sleep Inn Biltmore

Attractive and affordable, Asheville’s Sleep Inn Biltmore is just the place to relax and make yourself comfortable. You’ll feel secluded in your cozy surroundings, yet you’re centrally located. Only two blocks from the world-renowned Biltmore Estate & Winery’s entrance, Sleep Inn Biltmore is also within easy walking distance of the historic Biltmore Village’s quaint shopping and restaurant district.

(828) 277-1800

The Reynolds Mansion Bed & Breakfast Inn

Listed on the National Registry for Historic Places, this Mansion was built in 1847 and is one of the few remaining pre-Civil War homes. The mansion sits on a four acre site, with spectacular views, near the foot of Reynolds Mountain. The home boasts over 3,000 sq feet of porches and 12 fireplaces. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast in the Grand Dining Room or sip your morning coffee on the porch. 13 rooms, $140-$225, private baths, fireplace, Jacuzzi or claw foot tubs, LCD TV’s. Pet Friendly in Cottages and Carriage House.

(888) 611-1156, (828) 258-1111