Candlelight Christmas Evenings


evening view of biltmore house from front lawn with huge lit tree


November 3, 2017 – January 6, 2018

Biltmore House greets you with the soft glow of luminaries and holiday lights on a towering Norway spruce. Inside, thousands of ornaments on dozens of Christmas trees reflect the flicker of candlelight, firelight, and twinkle lights. Live performances of Christmas music add to your self-guided evening visit, which includes admission to Antler Hill Village & Winery. This year, the Village is a must-see part of your holiday experience: trees, buildings, and pathways to our restaurants, shops, and Winery are illuminated with a glittering cascade of lights, the fountain is aglow with special visual effects, and the champagne bubble ornament display that adorns the Winery’s Tasting Room ceiling is nothing short of stunning.

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Stay Overnight on Biltmore Estate this Christmas Season

The Inn on a cool winter night

The Inn on Biltmore Estate Packages

An overnight stay at our four-star Inn bedecked in dazzling holiday splendor is the ultimate Christmas experience. Our Candlelight Christmas Evenings package, offered throughout the season, will make your holiday getaway one you'll always remember.

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Village Hotel at sunset

Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate Packages

Relax into the comfort and convenience of an overnight stay at Village Hotel, steps away from the Winery. Our Candlelight Christmas Evenings package includes an evening visit to Biltmore House, complimentary estate shuttles, and delicious breakfast daily.

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Evening Dining Options

Complete your holiday experience with dinner at one of our estate restaurants.

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Passholder $20 Savings on Candlelight Christmas Evenings Tickets*

November 3, 2017 - January 6, 2018
‘Tis the season when having a Biltmore Annual Pass really saves! Experience Candlelight Christmas Evenings with your loved ones while saving $20 per ticket.

Purchase tickets online, at the Reception & Ticketing Sales Center, or by calling the Passholder Priority line.

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*Savings of $20 on Candlelight Christmas Evenings is based on standard admission price of $70 – $85, and does not include tax.



Pricing Key

  Adult Admission
  - Peak $85
  - Regular $70

Candlelight Christmas Evenings is not available November 23 and December 24 & 25.


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