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Biltmore Estate

1 Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803-2662
+1 828-225-1333
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George Vanderbilt's historic country estate in Asheville, NC; Biltmore includes Biltmore House--America's largest home--plus gardens, winery, Antler Hill Village, historic farm, 4-star Inn on Biltmore Estate, shops, restaurants, branded products, and outdoor adventures. This National Historic Landmark is an amazing destination offering a wide range of activities for all ages.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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1 Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803-2662
+1 828-225-1333
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Reviewed yesterday

The last time I visited the Biltmore, we were able to park on either side of the front "lawn" and walk up and pay admission at the door. That was nearly 30 years ago. I'm very impressed with the changes since then. Admission includes a...More

Thank GA-Girl_on_the_GO
Reviewed yesterday

It's not really fair to give it a one because we did not go in. You are smart to be researching first! You must buy a ticket to get in the front gate. There is no driving through just to look. Tickets may be worth...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So we just toured the Biltmore Estate and it's Gardens. It is incredible to think just how much money some people have...wow! This place is so impressive and the location makes it perfect. If you have never been it should be a bucket list item.

Thank coachshane88
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I can't even begin to explain how wonderful Biltmore is. I have visited three times so far and we are planning on returning during Christmas season. It is a great place for couples to get away and have some alone time. There are lots of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday

The history is amazing and the fact that the estate remains in the Vanderbilt family still is great. We took the shuttle from the Village Hotel. You do have to pay admission and depending on date it can go from $40- $60 +++ If you...More

Thank maggiet0813
Reviewed yesterday

An incredible home built in the late 1800's that has true craftsmanship throughout with so much detail. I think they currently have 8,000 acres to the estate. At one time they owned over 130,000 acres. Anyway, magnificent arboretum, views, and opulence during the gilded period...More

Thank TexasEyedoc2020
Reviewed yesterday

We recently spent two days here with our family. Love that kids can get in free during the summer months! We recommend using the option to purchase your ticket at least a week in advance and add the second day option. Some things that we...More

Thank Greensboroncfamily
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

All around a great experience and stay - stayed at the Inn - there's three options of places to stay - hotel (lowest cost of entry), an Inn (more romantic and higher level of service also more expensive) and suites (not in our budget). We...More

Thank adam n
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is lovely to view and take in a moment in history. It is like visiting the set of Downton Abbey lol. It is hard to imagine the vision required to conceive of such a luxurious and lavish place to live.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We headed to the Biltmore on a whim... didn't research or anything prior. The cost was a bit of a shock.... $65 per adult seemed steep but with the kiddos being free, we went for it! Figuring out parking was interesting... We ended up in...More

Thank GinaMarie M
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19 July 2017|
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Response from Biltmore V | Property representative |
Daytime admission tickets to Biltmore include self-guided access to Biltmore House, acres of gardens and the Conservatory, Antler Hill Village and Farm, and the Winery with a complimentary wine tasting. Generally, guests... More
12 July 2017|
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Response from Biltmore V | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! You will need to have an admission ticket, Biltmore Annual Pass, or a reservation at Inn on Biltmore Estate or Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate in order to gain access to the Estate grounds to... More
8 July 2017|
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Response from John N | Reviewed this property |
Your Question more than adequately covered ! But just to clarify you CAN indeed arrive as early as you like,,,but you CANNOT get INTO the house until IMMEDIATELY prior to the ticket time. & DO use a audio guide once inside!