Biltmore Gardens, Asheville

4.8
#1 of 526 in Parks in North Carolina
Located in Asheville, North Carolina, Biltmore was the vision of George W. Vanderbilt. Designed by Richard Morris Hunt, the 250-room French Renaissance chateau is America’s largest home. On exhibit is the Vanderbilt family’s original collection of furnishings, art and antiques. The estate is a National Historic Landmark and encompasses 8,000 acres of renowned gardens and grounds designed by Frederick Law Olmsted.

Under leadership of Vanderbilt’s great-grandson, Biltmore has grown to include the four-star Inn on Biltmore Estate, Antler Hill Village, its award-winning Winery and Antler Hill Farm. In addition to the historic attraction, the company includes a home products division featuring Biltmore For Your Home and Biltmore Inspirations; and Biltmore Wine Company, which produces 170,000 cases of wine distributed in 26 states.

To learn more about Biltmore, visit www.biltmore.com.
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  • This is a must see on your travels to Tennessee There is nothing quite like it in the USA Founded built by the Vanderbilts in early 1900 Huge, beautiful, maintained well, 67 bedrooms and likely as man...  more »
  • We toured the Biltmore Gardens before our scheduled tour of the mansion. While the outdoor greenery wasn't so good due to it being late fall, the greenhouses were very nice. There were benches located...  more »
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  • Very nice on a cold March day this took our breath away. So much to see very well taken care of a must see even in the winter.
  • Spring is definitely the best time, if you are just visiting the gardens. Summer and Fall are great to visit the entire grounds, so that gives you most of the year to enjoy the grounds around Biltmore. Great for a weekend stay, or just a one day visit or date. If you are also visiting the mansion or winery, then anytime is a great time at Biltmore.

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