South Slope, Asheville :: Brewery District in North Carolina

South Slope aka the Brewery District For those of you who have visited Asheville and seen it all, there is a new neighborhood on the rise. South Slope, boarding downtown to the south, is experiencing a revival with new breweries, dessert spots and other attractions. We invite you to stay at the 1889 WhiteGate Inn […]

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Summer Hiking

Summer is (almost) here! While it may not be June 21st, summer weather has arrived in Asheville. The forecast is calling for high 70/low 80 degree weather, which means it is the perfect time to get out on the BlueRidge Parkway and hit the trails.The Blueridge Parkway serves as a rolling countryside museum of the […]

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“Heading West”

At the 1889 WhiteGate Inn, many of our guests are repeat visitors of Asheville and are always looking to explore outside of the downtown area to find a great restaurant. More often than not, we send guests to West Asheville. Coincidentally, the New York Times did an online feature on West Asheville. Below are four […]

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Winter Hiking in Asheville

Visiting our Asheville bed and breakfast during the winter months doesn’t necessarily mean you’re forced to stay indoors. Downtown and the surrounding area offer plenty of outdoor adventures that will cure your cabin fever.   Recently, we sent a couple of guests to explore the area that was made famous by the Hunger Games. Located […]

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Asheville Trolley Tours :: Leave Your Car Behind

Here at the 1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage, we always advise our guests to walk downtown from our historic bed and breakfast. Parking downtown is usually limited, and our inn is located 2½ blocks north of downtown. Downtown Asheville has plenty of art studios, shops, and locally owned restaurants that are walkable from our bed […]

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Asheville NC is hosting “Speaking of Gardening Symposium” on Aug. 24-25, 2012

The Asheville NC Arboretum is again hosting the popular “Speaking of Gardening Symposium” on August 24th and 25th. Ralph, Innkeeper and Master Gardener of our Asheville bed and breakfast, has been on the planning committee for the past two years, helping to bring the world’s gardens to Asheville, NC. There is always an international fair […]

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“Outdoor Adventures near our Asheville, NC Bed and Breakfast”

Now that summer is almost here and the weather is getting warmer, we see many guests escaping to the outdoors. Whether you prefer your outdoor adventures more serene, such as rafting down the French Broad River, or more adventurous such as zip line tours, you will find a perfect starting point at our Asheville, NC […]

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“Bucket List Asheville for 2012″

The Asheville Chamber of Commerce has just published an interesting Bucket List for Asheville that has some interesting suggestions. We thought we would pass along this information to former and future guests at our Asheville Bed and Breakfast. Someone at the Chamber does have an interesting sense of humor, as they emphasize that you need […]

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“Chocolate Asheville, and the 1889 WhiteGate Inn”

The subject of Chocolate is always a popular one in Asheville, and at the 1889 WhiteGate Inn, the sweet life is taken seriously. Guests may experience our signature Flour-less Chocolate Torte with a Warm Raspberry Coulis as part of their three-course breakfast at our Asheville B&B. Yes, chocolate can be experienced at breakfast – and […]

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“Asheville Winter Romantic Outings”

Even though it has not felt like winter yet in Asheville, we know that it can not be far behind. Our Asheville Bed and Breakfast has been very busy this December and some of the activity can be attributed to the beautiful warm weather. Guests were able to stroll around downtown in their shirtsleeves into the third […]

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Contact Us

1889 WhiteGate Inn & Cottage
173 E. Chestnut Street
Asheville, North Carolina (NC) 28801
innkeeper@whitegate.net
www.whitegate.net

Toll Free: 1-800-485-3045
Phone: 1-828-253-2553
Fax: 1-828-281-1883