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The Lion and The Rose Bed and Breakfast

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Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

Beautifully decorated with period pieces and comfortable beds and linens make the Lion and the Rose a wonderful stay. superb breakfasts and good suggestions for local dining add to the appeal. The bathrooms are small, as one would imagine from a house built in 1895, but the historical setting more than makes up for it! the garden and porch provide... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Wonderful atmosphere, terrific accomodations, awesome breakfast. Jim and Linda provided a perfect balance of being extremely welcoming and helpful and then allowing one to enjoy their B&B in privacy. Incredibly gracious and generous hosts!

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 3 July 2012

10. The proprietors, Jim and Linda, serve A-Mazing breakfasts. They're far better than you'd expect to find in a restaurant. Plus, Jim is extremely accommodating of food allergies. He made me some killer gluten-free crepes--the first I've had in 3 years! 9. Asheville is amazing--like a little Boulder, CO of the south--and just by choosing this as your destination, you're... More 

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Cumberland, Maryland
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Reviewed 27 June 2012

My husband and I were lucky to find the Lion and the Rose B&B when we were searching for a place to stay. This B&B is a beautiful Victorian home filled with antiques. The rooms are tastefully decorated and quiet. But the crowning event at the Lion and the Rose were the wonderful breakfasts that Jim and Linda fixed every... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 18 June 2012

We stay in a lot of B&B's and this may have been the nicest. The house is beautifully and elegantly decorated. The common areas are plentiful, roomy, and nicely furnished. The large wrap-around porch is inviting and beautiful. The grounds are just gorgeous and include a charming outdoor fountain and shaded sitting area. The rooms are comfortable and accommodating. A... More 

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Greenville, SC
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

I stayed here for two nights with two other women for a girls' getaway, and we fell in the love with The Lion and the Rose. We stayed in the Craig-Toms suite. The beds and linens were plush and comfortable, the room pleasantly decorated, and everything was wonderfully well supplied (including a spare toothbrush when I forgot mine). Our room... More 

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Sewickley, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 8 June 2012

We stayed for 3 nights in early June and will recommend it to anyone going to Asheville. The location is great - just a 25-minute walk downtown, but in a nice residential neighborhood. Jim and Linda were excellent hosts, and gave us great recommendations for seeing Asheville. We stayed in the Craig-Toms suite, which is by itself on the third... More 

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Our stay at this B&B exceeded all our expectations. It was so charming with all the luxury's you could want and beautifully decorated. The breakfast was absolutely delicious and our hosts gracious. We can't wait to visit again and will definitely schedule extra time to relax in the gardens. Thanks Jim and Linda!

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Bristol UK
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Reviewed 3 June 2012

This little B&B is a gem of a place. They think of everything to make your stay more comfortable . Lovely rooms, good food and a wonderful place to stay. You will not be disappointed. Only wished we could have stayed longer.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Reviewed 29 May 2012

We are seasoned B&Bers of more than 30 years, and The Lion and the Rose now joins our elite list of TWO houses that share critical attributes: location in a historic district, beautifully appointed, impeccably clean rooms throughout, truly unique - and absolutely delicious - breakfasts that vary widely but that hit the key protein and fruit groups in imaginative... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lion and The Rose Bed and Breakfast is a beautifully restored Queen Anne, just three blocks from downtown Asheville, North Carolina and minutes from the Biltmore Estate. Each of the five guest rooms is uniquely furnished with antiques and period appointments. All rooms include a queen bed, private bath, full gourmet breakfast, TV/DVD player, luxury soaps & linens, custom robes, wireless internet service and a 24 hour guest pantry. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lion and The Rose Bed and Breakfast

Address: 276 Montford Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-1660
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville
Price Range: $245 - $353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Lion and The Rose Bed and Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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