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Review of Biltmore Estate

Biltmore Estate
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Biltmore Admission with Self-Guided Audio Tour...
Ranked #1 of 207 things to do in Asheville
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: George Vanderbilt's historic country estate in Asheville, NC; Biltmore includes Biltmore House--America's largest home--plus gardens, winery, Antler Hill Village, historic farm, 4-star Inn on Biltmore Estate, shops, restaurants, branded products, and outdoor adventures. This National Historic Landmark is an amazing destination offering a wide range of activities for all ages.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our first trip to Biltmore during the Summer. We were here at Christmas several years ago and that was a special experience. The Summer tour of the house was more extensive than the Christmas tour and well worth the revisit. They just opened a special exhibit of glass blowing by Chihuly that is unbelievable! This alone was worth the visit. The works are scattered throughout the mansion and grounds. The pieces in the garden were spectacular. This is a 5 star attraction.

Thank ahaskell
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very elegant worthwhile visit. Had to believe the technology available to them during this time frame, yet it was built mostly by hand.

Thank RandyWR
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a worthwhile place to spend your time and money! If you’re a man who thinks you won’t enjoy it as much as a woman who wants you to go you’re wrong. You will enjoy and appreciate the Biltmore experience. Beautiful! The gardens, mountains, scenery, architecture, fine art, etc... is all exceptional and memorable. A pleasant, interesting day. The Chihuly Glass art exhibit that has just begun is awesome and will continue through October. The large sculptures are mainly installed outside and are not to be missed. We went on a Monday and it was not too crowded but the weekends require advance reservations for tickets because of high attendance.

Thank RCJ26
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day at the Biltmore Estate and it was fantastic. The grounds are amazing and the staff was super friendly and helpful.

Highly recommend giving yourself 5-6 hours to take in everything without rushing. Also I recommend ordering your tickets ahead of time online to save yourself some time and money.

Biltmore Village is great way to finish your day with a meal, some wine, and perhaps some ice cream.

Thank Nate C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an impressive, immense house surrounded by amazing gardens and the Blue Ridge Mountains. The guided audio tour was detailed and very informative. The Upstairs Downstairs guided tour and the Rooftop guided tour are not to be missed.
It take 2-3 days to see it all. Unfortunately, There are lots of steps and no elevators. The history of the Vanderbilt family can enrapture you.

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