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Historic Biltmore Village Cottage

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Built during the early 1900’s, The Chapman House is an original cottage of Historic Biltmore Village. It is part of a picturesque manorial village planned by none other than George Washington Vanderbilt (1862-1914), the founder of the vast and awe inspiring Biltmore Estate.

Initially, the European inspired village housed estate workers and was the center of community life, the location of schools, post office, train depot, infirmary, and church. However, through the course of time, a number of changes have occurred and the village has become a center for art, music, shopping, and restaurants resting just outside the entrance of the Biltmore Estate.

The Chapman House is the only cottage within the village that incorporates a mixed occupancy. A two-story structure, the upstairs apartment maintains a lodging facility complete with a full kitchen, bath, bedroom, foyer, living room, parking, and back porch overlooking the village. The downstairs is currently the home of Curtis Wright Outfitters, a retail store with goods for fishing, hiking and outdoor lifestyle.

The historic nature of the structure is preserved with original hardwood floors, doors, hardware, lathe and plaster walls, exterior appearance, and overall ambiance.

Enjoy the convenience of walking to dozens of local shops and restaurants, driving five minutes to downtown Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway, or visiting the Biltmore Estate located two tenths of one mile away. Experience the diversity of four seasons with warm springs, green summers, colorful falls, and cool winters. The Chapman House offers a unique experience set within Historic Biltmore Village, located in the beautiful mountains of western North Carolina.

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More Details

Owner
Shannon Powell
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

Amenities

Biltmore Village Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(58 traveler reviews)

Historic Biltmore Village Cottage
average rating of 4.827586 based on 58 reviews
4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay very much. The location was perfect for the places we wanted to see - Biltmore, NC Arboretum, Blue Ridge Pkwy, etc. The apartment was just as pictured- nicely appointed and very cozy. It was a comfortable base for all our day trips. Great stay!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and very lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

We were in Asheville for a family wedding and made the trip a mini vacation.

We were so happy with the Chapman House. Shannon, the owner was very helpful when we had questions about the area. We loved to apartment's charm and had everything you would need for a comfortable stay.

We will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location in Biltmore Village

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I visited Asheville for our first time and found the perfect place to stay. This property was perfectly located. Very easy and convenient to walk to restaurants, coffee/bakery, shops, and the Biltmore was a quick drive down the street. The Biltmore was our main destination for this trip so being so close was a plus. We also enjoyed the hop on and off Trolley which had a stop one block up. The apartment was very nicely appointed and very roomy with a well stocked kitchen. We loved the feel and look of being in the old original building with a modern upgrade. Nicely reburbished! Even though it rained most of the time we were there, it was still pleasant to sit out side undercover on the patio and take in the sounds of the small village while sipping a Biltmore wine. I would recommend this property for sure and I hope to return again for a girlfriend trip.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding property!

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully appointed and close to the Parkway and downtown.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exemplary

  • 5 of 5

Best place to stay in Asheville!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Hidden Gem

  • 4 of 5

This was a wonderful place to stay visiting the Biltmore at Christmas 2016. The history of the house and the village is unbeatable. Very clean and modern apt with everything you need. Loved the décor. I do give 4 star only because I found the bed to not be comfortable but everything else was perfect down to the smallest details. I would highly recommend this place and I would rent again.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Asheville/Hendersonville Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-40
Car: not necessary

The Chapman House is located in Historic Biltmore Village, the European inspired village just outside the Biltmore Estate. From the cottage front door, visit dozens of local shops and restaurants, experience art and music ranging from traditional Appalachian types to more eclectic worldly. Explore downtown Asheville for more, only 5 minutes away. Take a hike or drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway just several miles. Witness the flower blooms in the spring, the green summers, colorful leaf turns in the fall, or a dusting of snow during the winter in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Experience the grandeur of the Biltmore Estate, the largest privately owned home in America.

Other Activities: Shopping, sight seeing, art, music, restaurants

Golf: Play golf at the luxurious Grove Park Inn, the Asheville Country Club, MountainAir, and surrounding areas.

Ski: Snow skiing is available 30 miles north of Asheville at Wolf Laurel Resort, 1 hour west of Asheville at Cataloochee Ski Area, or 1 hour and 45 minutes north of Asheville at Ski Beech Mtn., Sugar Mtn., and Hawks Nest.

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Rates & Availability

Biltmore Village Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
April -December 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$160
$960
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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