The Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa, originally built in 1913, is a romantic getaway located in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, North Carolina. The resort is one of our picks for the best spa vacations, offering a beautiful spa and affordable rates. If you are looking for a quick honeymoon idea, the resort offers great scenery, old world charm and numerous activities.
There is a full service 16,000 square foot spa, a golf course, six tennis courts, two pools, an indoor Sports Complex, fitness center and resort shops. There are many spa treatments to choose from, including massage, facials, wraps and aromatherapy. Planning a spa vacation? Grove Park Inn Resort is a quick weekend getaway that will let you relax and rejuvenate.
The Grove Park Inn Resort offers several children's programs for for those planning a family vacation. Children ages 4-12 can enjoy supervised activities such as arts and crafts, swimming, lawn games and nature hikes. You can choose from full-day and half-day programs.
Resort Rooms & Food
The Grove Park Inn offers 510 guest rooms located in the Sammons Wing, Vanderbilt Wing and in the Historic Main Inn. The rooms in the Sammons Wing and Vanderbilt Wing are more spacious than those in the historic Main Inn.
The Horizons is an elegant award-winning restaurant which serves innovative cuisine and has a great selection of fine wines. The Sunset Terrace offers views of the city skyline and the Blue Ridge Mountains from its outdoor terrace, ideal for couples on a romantic getaway. Other dining options include the Blue Ridge Dining Room, Pool Cabana and the Great Hall Bar.
Vacation Location - The Blue Ridge Mountains
Vacation attractions near the Grove Park Inn Resort include the Biltmore Estate, Chimney Rock Park, the Cherokee Indian Reservation and Blue Ridge Parkway.
Best Time to Go & Getting There
Summers are the best time to go because of warm temperatures. The Asheville Regional Airport is about 25 minutes from The Grove Park Inn Resort. Car rental is available at the airport.
Room rates start at $110 per night during the value season (January through March); from $205 during the peak season (June through October); from $175 during the other months. Check for spa and couples' packages.