Passholder Appreciation Special Season –January 8 - March 16, 2018

Biltmore house seen from a distance with clouds floating across the Blue Ridge Mountains in the background

Welcome to that special season created to honor our Passholders!

During Pass Appreciation, your Annual Pass or Biltmore Day Pass includes all regular Passholder benefits plus:

PASS Perks*

Special limited-time, deeply discounted benefits estate-wide!

Your PASS Perks and limited-time availability dates are as follows:

AVAILABLE ONLY January 8–February 8, 2018:

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AVAILABLE January 8–March 16, 2018:
  • Estate Shopping and Dining* Savings
    Save 20% Monday–Friday.
    Save 15% Saturday & Sunday
    *Dining Discount does not apply to Valentine’s Day menus, Afternoon Tea, or dinner at The Dining Room at The Inn on Biltmore Estate™. Alcoholic beverages are excluded.
  • Special Rates on Overnight Stays
    Save up to $60 off in-season rates with our lowest rates of the year, exclusively for Passholders and their friends and family. Make reservations with Promo Code BAP18 online or by calling 800-413-9787.
    Current Passholder rates at The Inn on Biltmore Estate™
    Current Passholder rates at Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate®
  • Savings at The Spa Biltmore
    Enjoy 15% off all treatments. Advance reservations required; please call 828-225-6772.
  • Sporting Clays Lesson - Buy One, Get One Free
    Maximum of two guests per lesson, must be used by two guests (one person cannot receive two lessons). Advance reservations required.
  • Land Rover Experience - Two-hour lesson for one-hour price
    Includes private instruction for a maximum of three guests per lesson. Advance reservations required.

Available at America’s Most Visited Winery:

  • Complimentary Wine Tastings*
    *Guests must be 21 or older to be served alcohol.
  • Specialty Wine Experiences*: Buy One, Get One Free
    Advance reservations required
    *Guests must be 21 or older to attend.
  • Free Gift* with Purchase of new Vanderbilt Wine Club Membership at the Winery
    Receive your very own vacuum wine stopper, designed to provide the perfect seal for any wine, including sparkling varieties!
    *Wine Club Free Gift provided with first shipment of wine. Offer valid for one-time use. Must be 21 or older to redeem.

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people enjoying inn balcony

a land rover vehicle drives on a bumpy muddy road

sampling wine at the winery at a table made from a wine barrel

Please note that PASS Perks:

  • Must be redeemed with a valid Biltmore Annual Pass or Biltmore Day Pass
  • May be enjoyed by Passholders multiple times during Passholder Appreciation (January 8–March 16)
  • Have no cash value and cannot be combined with any other offer or discount, including your regular Passholder benefits

Use your exclusive Passholder Priority Line 800-413-9787:

  • For all PASS Perks that require advance reservations including Biltmore House Reservations
  • For any questions you may have about availability, capacity, accessibility, etc. 

Biltmore Day Pass

This complimentary one-day admission pass allows Biltmore Day Pass guests to enjoy all regular Passholder benefits plus PASS Perks on the day of their visit.

Please note that a Biltmore Day Pass:

  • Must be presented (with Day Pass barcode intact) at Biltmore Admissions Gate to gain access to the estate; without barcode, Day Pass is not valid for estate entry
  • Must be kept with you at all times
  • Is not valid for re-entry after leaving the estate 

Special Reminder for Biltmore Day Pass Guests:
While enjoying your one-day Day Pass experience, you have the opportunity to upgrade your Day Pass to a Biltmore Annual Pass for just $99 (plus tax)*—a $75 savings off new Pass price! To do this, please visit any Guest Services location.

*Valid for new Passholders only.

Biltmore Day Pass may not be redeemed for cash or sold by any person for cash or other value. Biltmore in its discretion may refuse to honor any Biltmore Day Pass which it determines has been sold and may revoke Passholder status if restrictions are violated.

Visit Tips

For Passholder Appreciation & Biltmore Day Pass guests
  • For the ideal Passholder Appreciation experience, please consider visiting on weekdays when Biltmore guest volume is lower.
  • Biltmore House Reservations are required for all guests (including Passholders and Biltmore Day Pass guests) on Saturdays & Sundays during Pass Appreciation, and every day from March 3–16. Please use your Passholder Priority Line 800-413-9787.
  • Be aware that PASS Perks activities, tours, experiences, and events have limited capacity—advance reservations are required. Please use your Passholder Priority Line 800-413-9787.
    Before booking, review age and physical requirements to ensure accessibility to outdoor activities
    Biltmore reserves the right to cancel activities, tours, experiences, or events if certain requirements are not met, or due to inclement weather or availability.
  • Need more admission tickets? Passholders and Biltmore Day Pass guests save $10 on regular gate price during Passholder Appreciation (January 8–March 16, 2018).
    Passholders: Simply log in with your pass ID and purchase additional tickets online.
    Biltmore Day Pass guests: Please visit the Reception & Ticketing Sales Center to purchase your additional tickets.

Enter the Passholder Appreciation Sweepstakes

Enter our sweepstakes for a chance to win a luxurious two-night Chihuly at Biltmore packaged stay at The Inn on Biltmore Estate!

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Calendar Key - Passholder Appreciation

Availability Details
  - Reservation Day Advanced reservations required; call 800-413-9787.
  - Discount Tour Save 20% on Upstairs-Downstairs Tour
  - Free Audio Guide Free Audio Guide to Biltmore House
  - Savings & Activities Save on Dining, Shops, The Inn, The Spa, Village Hotel
and enjoy Buy 1/ Get 1 Activities
Learn more about Biltmore House Reservation Days

*The 2018 Winter Ambassador mailer was sent to all Passholders who renewed by December 31, 2017. It was not mailed to new Passholders who purchased passes on January 1, 2018 or later; they will receive the 2019 Winter Ambassador mailer.