Estate Hours & Directions


Hours of Operation:  January 12 - March 19, 2015

 

Main Hours

Biltmore House

Open Monday - Friday 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Open Saturday and Sunday 9:30 a.m
. – 4:30 p.m.

Winery in Antler Hill Village

Open Sunday - Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Open Friday and Saturday 12:00 p.m. 
– 7:00 p.m.

Reception & Ticketing Sales Center

Open Sunday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Open Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Gardens

Open daily 9:00 a.m. – Dusk

Conservatory

Open daily 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Biltmore Legacy in Antler Hill Village

Open Sunday - Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Open Friday and Saturday 12:00 p.m. 
– 7:00 p.m.

Antler Hill Barn

Open daily 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Farmyard at the Antler Hill Farm

Open daily 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Bike Barn in Antler Hill Village

CLOSED

Outdoor Adventure Center in Antler Hill Village

Open daily 10:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m.

Deerpark Carriage & Trail Barns

Open Thursday - Monday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Open Tuesday & Wednesday 9:00 a.m  1:00 p.m. (office hours only)
Estate Dining Hours

Bistro

Open daily 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
CLOSED January 25-29 for maintenance

Cedric’s Tavern

Open daily 11:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
CLOSED February 2-5 for maintenance

Deerpark Restaurant

Open Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Open Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CLOSED Monday - Friday

Stable Café

Open daily 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Dining Room at the Inn on Biltmore Estate

Breakfast: Open daily 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet: Open daily 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Dinner: Open daily 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. (Reservations required. Call 828-225-1699.)
CLOSED from February 15-25 for renovations. Meals will be served in the Library.

The Library at the Inn on Biltmore Estate

Lunch/Snacks/Cocktails: Open daily 11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Dinner: Open daily 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Afternoon Tea: Open daily 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Reservations required. Call 828-225-1699.)
NO Afternoon Tea from February 15-25.

The Lounge Bar at the Inn on Biltmore Estate

Open daily 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Snacks and Light Bites Hours

Bake Shop

Open daily 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Ice Cream Parlor

CLOSED

Courtyard Market

CLOSED

Conservatory Café

CLOSED

Creamery in Antler Hill Village

Open daily 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Smokehouse in Antler Hill Village

CLOSED
Estate Shops Hours

Gate House Gift Shop

Open daily 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Shops in Stable Area

Bookbinder’s, A Christmas Past, Confectionary, and Toymaker’s
Open Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Open Saturday and Sunday
 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Carriage House

Open Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Open Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

A Gardener’s Place
January 12 - February 28
Open Friday - Sunday 10:30 a.m
. – 5:00 p.m.
CLOSED Monday - Thursday

March 1 - March 19
Open daily 10:00 a.m. 
– 6:00 p.m.

Wine Shop in the Winery

Open Sunday-Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Open Friday and Saturday 12:00 p.m. 
– 7:00 p.m.

Traditions in Antler Hill Village

Open Sunday-Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Open Friday and Saturday 12:00 p.m. 
– 7:00 p.m.

Mercantile in Antler Hill Village

Open daily 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Outdoor Adventure Center Retail

Open Sunday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Open Friday and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Marble Lion at the Inn on Biltmore Estate

Open daily 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cottage Door at the Inn on Biltmore Estate

Open daily 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

All hours are subject to change. Due to anticipated guest visitation, the Reception and Ticketing Sales Center will open at 8:00 a.m. and Biltmore House will open at 8:30 a.m. on February 14, 21, & 28.


Biltmore House Reservation Days

Reservations are required for your self-guided visit of Biltmore House on these high volume days. We recommend you reserve your entry time online or over the phone since these days can sell out. If you arrive without a reservation, please proceed to Guest Services outside of Biltmore House after scanning your ticket(s) to receive a reservation time.

2015:

  • February 21, 22, 28
  • March 1, 7, 14, 21, 28
  • April 4, 11, 18, 25
  • May 2, 9, 10, 16, 23, 24, 30
  • June 6, 13, 20, 21, 27
  • July 3, 4, 5, 11, 18, 25
  • August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
  • September 5, 6, 26
  • October 3, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31
  • November 1, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
  • December 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31

2016:

  • January 1, 2, 3

Local Driving Directions

From Interstate 40 East
Take I-40 east to Asheville. Take exit 50 (U.S. Highway 25), then turn left at the traffic light after exiting. Stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From Interstate 40 West
Take I-40 west to Asheville and take exit 50B (U.S. Highway 25 North). After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From Interstate 26/U.S. Highway 19/23 East
Take I-26 east to Asheville. In Asheville, take I-240 east to I-40 west. Follow Interstate 40 west to exit 50B (U.S. Highway 25 North). After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From Interstate 26 West
Follow I-26 west toward Asheville to exit 31A (Hickory/Knoxville exit). Take I-40 east to exit 50 (U.S. Highway 25), then turn left at the traffic light after exiting. Stay in the left lane and follow signs to the Biltmore entrance.
From the Blue Ridge Parkway
Take the U.S. Highway 25 North exit; Biltmore is approximately 4 miles from the parkway.

Estate Transportation and Parking

A car is required for travel between locations on the estate. We offer a shuttle from Biltmore House parking lots to the front door of the house. Shuttles from the house to the Conservatory are available April through December. Transportation is not provided between Biltmore House and Antler Hill Village & Winery.

Parking is free and assistance is available for guests with state-issued parking permits. For assistance, contact the first available parking host. Biltmore House and Antler Hill Village & Winery have parking lots within walking distance. Parking located next to the Conservatory is limited and provides wheelchair access to the Walled Garden. Learn more about estate accessibility.

Biltmore guests are often surprised by the size of the estate, so it is important to plan before your arrival. View the estate map.


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