Holiday Lodging Package from the Inns of the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association Features Local Shopping Discounts and Home-baked Holiday Cookies
Asheville, N.C. (Sept. 8, 2014) The 17 inns of the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association (ABBA) announce their new Asheville Inn-Sider’s Holiday Package: Stay, Shop & Play.
Asheville Inn-Sider’s Holiday Package: Stay, Shop & Play Package Details
The package deal is available Nov. 19, 2014 to Thursday, Jan. 3, 2015. Make reservations now.
- Two nights lodging at an Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association Inn (www.ashevillebba.com) Guests can visit the ABBA website and select the inn that’s right for them. Visitors will find unique destinations that are pet-friendly, inns that cater to gluten-free and other special diets, Victorian or Civil War-era homes, friendly farmhouses and cottages and in-room spa services. Many are within walking distance of downtown. All inns feature a gourmet breakfast each morning. Some inns also host young children. Guests should contact the selected inn for package pricing and availability as inns offer different rates and amenities.
- And as a special treat, a gift of home baked holiday cookies from the inn of choice along with a printed recipe.
- A guest shopping pass good for discounts at participating merchants and independent shops, galleries, coffee shops, chocolatiers, spas and a foot sanctuary. Guests must book with the inn to receive the shopping pass.
The list of shopping destinations and discounts includes:
Ad-Lib, 25% discount
Artetude Gallery, 5% discount
contemporary fine arts gallery
Asheville Salt Cave and Downtown Day Salt Spa, 20% off salt products only
salt cave, salt therapy, products
Bellagio – Art To Wear Gallery, 15% off all purchases over $125
Bellagio Everyday, 15% off all purchases over $125
clothing for the woman at work and on the go
C & Co., 10% off product
handcrafted, natural skin products
Chocolate Gems, a free truffle with purchase of a drink
chocolates, gelato, affogato
Dynamite Roasting Co., Black Mountain, 15% discount on beverage purchase
roastery and coffee bar
French Broad Chocolate Lounge, enjoy a free artisan truffle
bean-to-bar artisan chocolate and desserts
Gray Line Historic Trolley Tours of Asheville, $5 off every adult ticket (purchased at the Visitor Center)
trolley tours: hop-on/hop-off, ghost tours, charters
jewelry, pottery, glass, fiber art, turned and carved wood, studio furniture made by American artisans
Just Ducky Originals Biltmore Village, 10% off one full-priced item. Can’t be combined with other offers.
classic clothes for kids
Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe, 10% off purchases of $50 or more
Asheville’s beloved independent bookstore
Mangum Pottery Studio and Gallery, (Weaverville) 10% off purchase in store/studio
pottery by Rob and Beth Mangum
Metro Wines,10% off any wine purchase
wine shop, good company, good advice
Mountain Made, discount information coming soon
gallery celebrating contemporary mountain arts
New Morning Gallery, 15% discount on all Christmas decorations items
ceramics, furniture, glass, jewelery
Origami Ink, 10% discount on one item
stationery & Gallery featuring stationery, writing instruments, mixed media art
Purl’s Yarn Emporium, 10% discount
yarn emporium with classes
Rose’s Garden Shop, 10% discount
plants, antiques, accessories
The Secret Spa at the Belvadere, 20% discount with reservation
full service salon and spa
Sensibilities Day Spa, 15% off retail (excluding Eminence skin care and Steph O jewelry)
stress relief, treatments for face and body
Still Point Wellness, 10% off any services
mind-body wellness studio
The Cheese Store of Asheville at The Weinhaus, 20% off items excluding menu items.
local and international cheeses and gourmet foods, wine and beer bar, gift baskets
maps, bird and wildflower guides, hiking guides, nature-related gifts, science games and toys
The Southern Highland Craft Gallery, 15% on one item (consignment items not included)
juried gallery of Southern Highland Crafts Guild
Van Dyke Jewelry & Fine Craft, 5% discount
handcrafted jewelry of Chris Van Dyke and other local artists, artisan gallery
Wake: The Foot Sanctuary & Shop – $30 winter foot soak for $20
foot soaks, tea and relaxation
Note: These merchant discounts cannot be combined with other offers. All shops are located in Asheville unless otherwise designated.
The Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association is a group of diverse inns located in Asheville, NC and surrounding areas. Each member inn must favorably reflect the Association’s high standards by providing superior quality, ambience, guest service, amenities and outstanding host integrity and hospitality. Visit http://ashevillebba.com. Like ABBA on Facebook www.facebook.com/AshevilleBBA. Call 877-262-6867 for general inquiries. (This is not a reservations number.) Reservations are handled by each inn or book online. Check availability here: http://ashevillebba.com/our-inns/by-availability