Welcome to Beaufort House Inn!

A Unique Experience – Casual Elegance in a Historic Setting

“Innkeeping”…It’s our passion and our profession!

Enjoy the warmth and friendly atmosphere of this one-of-a-kind historic property in Asheville, NC. Built in 1894, this beautiful Queen Anne Victorian has been meticulously restored as a romantic bed and breakfast, with an air of casual luxury and elegance – the perfect environment for an exceptional getaway.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Beaufort House Inn is situated on 1 ½ acres in the quiet, residential Chestnut Historic District. It provides an oasis of beautifully landscaped grounds and gardens just a half mile stroll from the vibrant activities of downtown Asheville, NC.

The inn was once the home to actor Charlton Heston, who would walk downtown to his work at The Asheville Community Theatre, which is still active today.

Enjoy “Authentic Asheville”

This grand home is the place to stay” for a romantic honeymoon, anniversary, or special getaway. Delight in the mountain sunsets from our wraparound Victorian porch, walk the beautiful gardens, or enjoy the nearby excitement of the arts, food, and music scene of downtown….just a half-mile away.

Enjoy the value an Authentic Asheville experience, with a complimentary wine social each evening, including local microbrews, and the best guests anywhere!

Each morning relax with a candlelit, two-course gourmet breakfast, featuring fresh, local ingredients and locally roasted coffee. Our farm-to-table approach allows us to respond to many unique dietary requirements – with advance notice at the time of reservation ( See our Policy page for details)

The warm ambiance of the inn is complimented by 11 guestrooms, each with private bath and unique amenities including two-person Jacuzzis, Gas-Log fireplaces, LCD TVs, DVD Library, iPod Players, Wi-Fi throughout the inn & much more…..

Christina, a Master Gardener, will help you connect with the natural beauty of our gardens, and the surrounding mountain…and our personal concierge service will help you experience all Asheville has to offer.

Enjoy recommendations from our “Guest Best” restaurant list, as well as suggestions for art, music and an endless variety of outdoor activities…..it’s all of Asheville, anyway you like it!

GQ Magazine (May 2011) describes us as “stately not stuffy” ….and we like that description!

Experience Authentic Asheville…and the “Beaufort Experience”

~ It’s More than you Expect ~