Asheville, North Carolina Vacation Specials from ABBA

In Asheville FOOD begins with Breakfast!

The Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association Celebrates Asheville Food and Produce throughout the year


In conjunction with the WNC CHEESE TRAIL, the seventeen Bed & Breakfast Inns of the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association have prepared these special packages for our guests.  Start your day with a gourmet breakfast featuring some of the delicious cheeses created at Creameries and Farms in Western North Carolina. Enjoy WNC Cheese and other products in dishes prepared for you by our innkeepers.  Visit the Creameries to view the cheese making process and tour the farms where the milk is produced.   In addition to cheeses and products you may have purchased during your stay, you will receive recipes from your hosts and the members of the WNC Cheese Trail so you can recreate these wonderful dishes at home!

Package consists of

April 1-30

  • Two-night stay at any of the 17 Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association Inns
  • The cheeses made by WNC Cheese Trail Cheesemakers will be served during your stay
  • Innkeepers will share recipes of their favorite WNC Cheese Trail Cheesemaker dishes for you to take home.
  • WNC Cheese  Trail maps are provided in your room, and our innkeepers offer great tips for visiting and enjoying stops along the trail.


April 24-27:

WNC Cheese Fest Package, April 24-27

The first Annual Carolina Mountain Cheese Festival takes place Sunday April 26 at Highland Brewery. Plans are evolving but rumor has it that there may be a bicycle powered butter churn, deep exploration of the craft of cheesemaking , hands on workshops, a grilled cheese cook-off with local chefs, and a chance to meet the makers and try the best cheese being made in the south today.  For a schedule of events please click here.  (Consult with your Innkeeper for events needing pre-registration).

Our Cheese Fest Package includes all of the amenities listed above as well as two passes to the CAROLINA MOUNTAIN CHEESE FESTIVAL.




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The Montford Park Players – Theater Under the Stars

The Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association is proud to be a partner of the Montford Park Players, Asheville’s longstanding Shakespearean Theater troupe…Whether you choose to take a walk-on role in the performance or simply watch you will be treated as a backstage VIP.  As part of this package you will receive discounts at nearby restaurants, reserved spots in the best seats in the house, refreshments during the intermission, a signed paperback copy of the play as well as a picture of you and your family with the cast among other treats.

This vacation special offer is exclusive to guests at one of the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association inns.  Theater schedules can Montford Park Players.  The special guest packages are:

Outdoor Theater $18 Adults / $10 Children

Masonic Temple Tour $10 per Person

Special reserved seating tickets Private afternoon guided tours of early 20th Century Masonic architecture
“Dress Up & Play” – costumed walk-on role View hand-painted theater props by Thomas Gibbs Moses
Lawn Blanket (for couples) Discover firsthand the secrets of Freemasonry
Signed paperback copy of the play script Free Parking
Complimentary Performance specific T-shirt (sizes S – XXL) and complimentary beverage (wine, beer, soda)


Signature Golf Course Exclusive at Asheville’s Grove Park Inn

Experience the joy and challenge of a famous Donald Ross Signature golf course through our exclusive Guest Golf Package available only to Asheville Bed and Breakfast Association guests. This request must be arranged by your Inn hosts.

Tee times are subject to availability on Fridays and Saturdays. Check out Grove Park Inn golf course.


Savour The Inns of Asheville:  An Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association Cookbook


Enjoy a special take home treat from your Asheville visit through our Asheville Bed and Breakfast Association Cookbook, “Savour the Inns of Asheville”, which hosts more than 190 recipes from our member inns. Get a copy from your hosts, or buy it in Asheville, at our famous downtown Malaprops Bookstore or at our Chamber of Commerce Asheville Visitors Center gift shop. Each copy is $10.

For more specials please refer to each inns website.