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1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage

557 reviews
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“frank and ralph”(73 reviews)
“walt whitman”(27 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Fitness centre
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Compared to our stays at other BandBs we were very disappointed. No bottled water, no ice, no wine/beer social hour. Asked where we could store our bikes (out of weather) and the response was, “Well I dont know where you’d put them.” The covered, back...More

Thank 24trips2018
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just wonderful. Our room was cozy and very comfortable. The innkeepers were terrific! Breakfast was delicious and fun, will definitely come back. The location allows easy access to anything you would want to do on Asheville.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was cozy and quaint and had potential for a wonderful stay. First we learned that they don't do their social hour since off season, ok we can live with that. Overnight it snowed (2 inches) and we learned that there would be no...More

6  Thank JBG0120
Response from whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & CottageResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear of your unhappiness. I personally called you the morning of the snow to explain no one could get in. I live 11 miles away and had 7 inches at my home, our head housekeeper lives 7 miles away and had...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending a couple of nights at the WhiteGate Inn. The staff was extremely helpful with anything we needed, to include recommendations for things to do in the Asheville area. Our fireplace in our room became a daily...More

Thank ericbF3748PV
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The cottage was wonderful with the fireplace being the focal point. ‘Vintage’. 1889 hot tub . Comfortable bed. Area to do some small cooking. The owners were great and each three piece breakfast was wonderful.

Thank Robert E
Response from whitegate, Manager at 1889 WhiteGate Inn & CottageResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you Robert for taking the time to write your review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us, as we enjoyed hosting you. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Asheville.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$219 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$219 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (136)
Room & Suite (59)
Dining (9)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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jwj6020
28 September 2017|
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Response from Denise030711 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but, when we were there, the manager (who is NOT a trained chef) was preparing meals. Served us a roasted duck egg that had an uncooked yolk. We only ate there one of our five mornings there because it was so... More
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Aisha H
15 September 2016|
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Response from kauffmdr | Reviewed this property |
As long as you don't intend to spend hours awake in your room, there is little need to go splurging. We did not take a fancy space, spent a lot of time exploring out and around Asheville. Came back to unwind a bit before... More
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Debbi R
11 January 2015|
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Response from Lala K | Reviewed this property |
Debbi, My sisters and I drove because it was cold and there is typically ample parking around Asheville even if you have to pay in a parking deck. It's a good 10 minute walk, but doable, especially in good weather. However... More
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