Located in the heart of downtown Asheville, at I-240 Exit 5A (Merrimon Ave), within walking distance of more than 100 shops and restaurants and only three miles from the fabulous Biltmore Estate. Offering close access to the Blue Ridge Parkway, Chimney Rock State Park, North Carolina Arboretum, University of North Carolina Asheville and other attractions. Restaurant and lounge on site. Chophouse is a casual dinning restaurant, serving breakfast and dinner daily. 100% Non-smoking guest rooms with interior corridors. Each room has a remote controlled 42" wall mounted LED TV, coffeemaker, iron/ironing board, in room safe and free bottled water. Amenities include complimentary wireless Internet throughout the hotel, business center, seasonal outdoor heated pool and fitness center with complimentary access to the YMCA next door. We gladly accept pets with a $75 one time non-refundable fee. We offer 2,400 square feet of flexible meeting space along with a private dinning room for large or small gatherings. We are a Marriott Property and honor the Marriott Bonvoy Guest Program.