Asheville North Carolina is quickly becoming one of the countries hottest destinations for living and tourism. Asheville has so much to offer, from beautiful mountain towns, world-renowned restaurants, an abundance of art and culture, and romantic hidden gems. Take time out of your busy schedule for romance and relaxation and explore all that Asheville has to offer.
The Biltmore Estate
The historical Biltmore Estate is one of Asheville’s most sought after destinations. The Biltmore Estate was built for George Washington Vanderbilt and is America’s largest house with over 250 rooms; 35 bedrooms, 43 bathrooms, and 65 fireplaces. The Châteauesque-style estate has since been turned into a museum and tourist attraction with romantic, decadent restaurants, beautiful walking gardens, biking trails, picnic areas, an inn, and cottages. The estate sits on over 8000 acres of historical land, perfect for a romantic stroll and picnic or a couples hike through the Pisgah National forest followed by a romantic dinner for two at the Biltmore Estate restaurant.
Cottages At Spring House Farm
The Cottages at Spring House Farms is the ultimate cabin getaway nestled in the heart of the Pisgah National Forest. The Cottages sit on a secluded, private lot of 92 natural acres of the Pisgah National Forest. Each cottage offers romance with an outdoor hot tub, wood-burning fireplace, and a stocked fridge with locally sourced foods. The Cottages at Spring House Farm are perfect for cuddling up with one another and enjoying the nature that Asheville has to offer.
Princess Anne Hotel
This quaint, romantic, traditional hotel opened in Asheville in 1924. Guests have access to downtown within walking distance with great food and entertainment effortlessly within reach. The hotel serves an impressive breakfast, romantic dinners, and a wonderful wine and cheese reception. If you and your partner are big-time foodies, this elegant spot is perfect for a weekend getaway in romantic Asheville.
Experience the romantic essence of Spain in downtown Asheville. This restaurant is perfect for a romantic dinner for two, offering Spanish favorites, a delicious wine menu, and creative cocktails. Curates menu offers fresh Spanish dishes utilizing seafood favorites, spicy veggies, and sophisticated Spanish flavors that will tingle any pallet. Their wine selection offers delicious Spanish wines and hand-picked favorites from Asheville’s local wineries.
Curate translates to ‘cure yourself’ in Spanish. This translation reflects the belief held by chef Katie Button that sharing good food and wine with friends and family leads to curative effects for the body and soul. Take time with your honey and enjoy a romantic night together at Curate. Your body and soul will thank you.
Located at the Omni Grove Park Inn in the mountains of Asheville, The Sunset Terrace offers a sophisticated, romantic ambiance with a delicious meal featuring hand-cut steaks, premier chops, and decadent seafood as well as a mouthwatering wine selection. The Sunset Terrace at the Omni Grove Park Inn showcases dazzling mountain views of the Great Smoky Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway, and downtown Asheville. Spend an entire weekend at the Omni Grove Park Inn, experiencing their premier couples spa packages, and dine at their renowned Sunset Terrace restaurant.
Om Sanctuary Retreat
If you and your partner are looking for a romantic, relaxing retreat, the Om Sanctuary has everything you could want and more. The Om Sanctuary Holistic Retreat offers guests classes designed around mindfulness, wisdom, health, and wellness. The beautiful 54-acre retreat allows for guests to experience cell phone free relaxation, nature hikes, and wellness support for a full-body, mind, and soul experience.
Shoji Spa and Lodge
Unique to Asheville, Shoji Spa and Lodge is a completely outdoor Japanese styled spa and lodge. Based on the Japanese ideas of health and wellness, this mountainside wellness retreat offers Japanese bathing and soaking in salt tubs, seasonal spa-style showers, cedar saunas, contrast therapy, natural settings and sounds, and locally sourced products. Guests don the Japanese Yukata (robe) and sandals, retiring to their private rooms and salt tubs overlooking the Pisgah National Forest. The Spa offers world-renowned massages and skincare. The Shoji Spa and Lodge is the perfect romantic getaway if you are looking for peaceful relaxation and tranquility.
North Carolina Arboretum
The North Carolina Arboretum is a beautiful botanical garden and arboretum within the Pisgah National forest right off of the historical Blue Ridge Parkway. The Arboretum offers beautiful gardens. Botanical treasures, hiking trails, and winter lights. Take a romantic trip this holiday season to view the beautiful light displays or hike the trails leading up to the Blue Ridge. In the summer months visit the Arboretum for their wonderful night events, musical guests, and or cuddle up under the stars for a late-night picnic.
Botanical Gardens At Asheville
The Botanical Gardens at Asheville is perfect for a romantic day trip. During Asheville’s warm nights, there is no better spot to steal a kiss than the Asheville Botanic Gardens. During the summer months, the Botanic Gardens offer top musical acts, picnic events, wonderful dinners, and late-night walks. The Botanical Gardens at Asheville offer evening shows for date and family nights, beautiful garden strolls, and mouth-watering wine tasting events. The Botanical Gardens offers beautiful blooming gardens and picnic areas for everyone to enjoy.
Grand Bohemian Hotel
This luxurious hotel, designed with Bavarian-style and luxurious interiors, is a romantic getaway must. Perfect for Valentine’s Day getaway or a romantic night for two, the Grand Bohemian Hotel offers a luxurious spa, immaculate views of the Smoky Mountains, and beautiful guest’s suits. Enjoy your Bavarian styled boutique guest suite after a romantic filled day of luxury and sophistication.
Asheville is quickly becoming one of America’s most romantic destinations with people traveling from all over to explore this beautiful mountain town. World-renowned restaurants are offering romantic dinners for two, sophisticated spas and resorts, quaint mountain cabin resorts, and luxurious hotels. Asheville offers beautiful nature hikes, blooming beauties, sophisticated dining, and a plethora of events and entertainment. There is an abundance of activities and romantic getaway options hidden in this cute mountain town and they are all worth checking out!
Originally from Denver Colorado, Chloe is 27 and now living in Asheville, North Carolina with her Son. Chloe loves everything Fashion, Style, and Design. Everything from clothing to home decor!