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More Than A Visitor Center

Yes you can get maps, local info and help from friendly staff but this place also has a great gift... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Asheville, North Carolina
Great first stop in Asheville

Friendly people, lots of ideas for your visit and a Grey Line Tour Location. Take the Grey Line... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert B
Huntsville, AL
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Want to know one of the best ways to save money and find a room in the Asheville area in the fall? Make your first stop the Asheville Visitor Center in downtown Asheville at 36 Montford Avenue. Pick up brochures and coupons from area attractions and...more
36 Montford Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2528
+1 828-258-6101
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Yes you can get maps, local info and help from friendly staff but this place also has a great gift shop of high quality arts and craft and some history of Asheville. They also have parking with charging station and bathrooms.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank riceland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly people, lots of ideas for your visit and a Grey Line Tour Location. Take the Grey Line Tour with Matt as guide.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Other reviewers had praised this place and they were right! Even having done a lot of research, I'm glad I went. The lady told me about a Christmas Gingerbread exhibit at the Grove Park Inn that I wouldn't have known about otherwise. AND it was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ginger M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a stop on our hop on & off bus. It has a large and open feel. Its well set up and its easy to find what you are looking for. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The have a nice gift store....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank A208OVsusanh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great layout, with plenty of information divided into sections, makingn it so easy to find what you are looking for. Helpful staff and a very pretty building. In walking distance of the St. Lawrence Basilica!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LiveLIfeIsShort
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They were very helpful in directing us around Asheville and all the while with a big with a smile! Recommend anyone to make this their first stop in Asheville.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GracieRivera39
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As is our modus operandi, we stopped at the Asheville Visitor center before we explored the city. The center was large and had all kinds of information for every interest a traveller might have. The staff was friendly and accommodating. There was plenty of staff...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikelcesc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the center, but we spent more time in it on this trip. I also bought a copper and blue bird sculpture as a souvenir, made by a local craftsmen. It will be a nice memory of our trip. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank philthomas702
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The people here could not have been more helpful. It is a great center with a nice gift shop, restrooms and helpful people. We booked a trolly tour of Ashville, and the folks were great. I recommend stopping here if you want a lot of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank maggiemagoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in at the beginning of our trip and picked up many good brochures and ideas for our visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susan O
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10 August 2016|
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Response from Marie-Louise R | Property representative |
Asheville has many Holiday displays to offer! Beginning with the Christmas celebration at The Biltmore Estate November 4, 2016 – January 8, 2017. The Omni Grove Park Inn Gingerbread Competition beginning November 27... More
19 April 2016|
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Response from michaelwhite3268 | Reviewed this property |
You will find several recommendations about hotels/motels to stay at in the area with some discounts, but I don't think they give any specific recommendations because they can't show favoritism to any particular hotel/motel... More
Carol H
4 July 2015|
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Response from Laurel M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, thanks for the question The visitor centre is pet friendly, I am sure they have brochures for pet friendly areas. here are a few things where I know pets are welcome: Historic Gray Line Asheville Trolley Tours... More