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Nonsense and a Very Good Time

Posted on 01/08/2013 by Leslie Klingner

To mark the turning of 1901 into 1902, George and Edith Vanderbilt hosted a house party for 20 of the movers and shakers of Boston and New York society. Among the revelers that year were Larz...

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Celebrating the New Year - Past and Present

Posted on 01/01/2013 by Darren Poupore

With 2012 clearly in the rearview mirror, many of us are reflecting on the events of the past year before looking forward to the promises of a New Year. If we were to look further back, into the...

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A Little History About A Little Cottage

Posted on 12/11/2012 by Leeann Donnelly Comments(4)

Guests who visit Biltmore often ask us about the beautiful little cottage that sits close to the estate’s exit road, near our Inn. Designed by Richard Howland Hunt, son of Biltmore House...

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The Heart of Biltmore

Posted on 02/22/2012 by Leslie Klingner

Explore a suite of Biltmore’s grandest rooms and discover stories of what made Biltmore House a home. One of the rooms in the suite, the Louis XV Room, is perhaps the true heart of Biltmore....

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New Suite of Rooms Now Open

Posted on 02/08/2011 by Darren Poupore

New Suite of Rooms Now Open Our experts work year round to preserve the dream of George Vanderbilt and the visionaries who helped him create Biltmore. Now, four of Biltmore’s grandest guest...

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