Nature, Art, Culture

Explore Asheville


(Downtown Asheville – Photo by Ken Lane)
 

Why Asheville?

Resting on the outskirts of the Great Smoky Mountains, Asheville is a mecca for art and culture. Surrounded by awe-inspiring natural beauty, the downtown area is filled with interesting architecture and street performers. It's a foodie town, a microbrewery town, a music town, an arts and crafts town, an outdoorsy town, and a college town.

Dining

A thriving farm-to-table green scene, a flourishing network of family farms and farmers markets, and a growing roster of award-winning chefs combine to create the ideal food climate in Asheville.

Culture

Asheville as a world-class symphony and a vibrant local arts scene. Some of the most popular attractions include:

The River Arts District
Stroll around and visit artists in their studios.

The Grove Park Inn
Enjoy spectacular views and a world-class golf course and spa.

The Biltmore Estate
Come see how the Vanderbilts lived and shop, dine, and explore the beautifully manicured gardens.

Hotels

The hotels and inns listed below provide families and alumni with a Christ School discounted rate.

HOTELS NEAR CHRIST SCHOOL

TOLL-FREE PHONE

LOCAL PHONE

Clarion Inn Airport **

800-521-2121

828-684-1213

Comfort Inn Asheville Airport **

800-424-6423

828-687-9199

Courtyard by Marriott Asheville Airport ***
20% off BAR when you enter the code W8Z on the Marriott website.

888-236-2427

828-684-5000

Fairfield Inn Asheville Airport **

800-627-7468

828-684-1144

Hilton Asheville – Biltmore Park *** (pet friendly)
Parents' Weekend
Auction Weekend
Alumni Weekend
Graduation Weekend

800-445-8667

828-209-2700

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel - Biltmore

855-610-8733

828-274-1800

Hampton Inn and Suites - Biltmore
Father/Son Weekend

 

 

 


 

ASHEVILLE HOTELS & RESORTS

TOLL-FREE PHONE

LOCAL PHONE

Aloft, Asheville Downtown (pet friendly)

866-716-8143

828-232-2838

Crowne Plaza Tennis & Golf Resort, Asheville **

800-733-3211

828-254-3211

Four Points by Sheraton, Downtown Asheville **

800-325-3535

828-253-1851

Inn at Biltmore Estate **

866-779-6277

828-225-1600

Marriott Renaissance, Downtown Asheville *

800-468-3571

828-252-8211

Residence Inn by Marriott Biltmore
For discounted rate, enter Corporate/Promotional Code W8Z under Special Rates when booking your room.

888-236-2427

828-281-3361

Peterson Cottage *
Fairview, NC

 

 

* indicates: call local number and mention Christ School for 10-15% off best available rate
** indicates: call local number for discounted flat room rate
*** indicates: Block room rates for Christ School special weekends

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