Accommodation Options

Hostels, Guest Houses, Hotels and Campgrounds near Asheville, NC

Closest Accommodations to Chestnut School

The Hawk and Ivy Bed and Breakfast
133 North Fork Road
Barnardsville, North Carolina 28709
828-626-3486 or 828-691-2687

Located on a 24 acre nature preserve, Hawk and Ivy is WNC’s  oldest organic, holistic B&B, renowned for healthy, gourmet breakfasts, the beautiful organic gardens, and the simple elegance of the rooms. They are just down the road, about 3.5 miles from Chestnut School.

Mountain Light Sanctuary

Hidden deep in a secluded mountain cove in the Pisgah National Forest, 35 minutes north of Asheville, Mountain Light Sanctuary is a mini Shangri-La nestled in the world of nature. Bordered by two cascading creeks and ringed by the highest mountains in the eastern USA, it’s energy and ambiance are purely magical. With many affordable options, Mountain Light is located in Barnardsville a short drive from Chestnut School.

Comfort Inn Mars Hill
167 Jf Robinson Ln
Mars Hill, NC 28754

(828) 689-9000

Located 7.5 miles from Chestnut School, rooms start at $72.

Days Inn North Asheville
3 Reynolds Mountain Blvd
Asheville, NC 28804
(828) 645-9191

Located 13.6 miles from Chestnut School, rooms start at $70.


Bon Paul and Sharkey’s Hostel of Asheville
816 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 350-9929

Bon and Sharkey’s is designed bunkhouse-style, with the exception of two private rooms.  This hostel has a community kitchen with group meals, a hot tub and bikes for loan!

Sweet Peas Hostel
23 Rankin Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801

This place has a clean, urban minimalist look to it.  The Pods offer a privacy screen and seem like a great compromise between the bunks and the private rooms.  There is a beautiful full kitchen and a common room for hanging out.

Asheville Arthaus Hostel
16 Ravenscroft Drive
Asheville, NC USA 28801

Downtown Asheville’s International Youth Hostel.  You will find a variety of bed and room configurations at this slightly funky spot.

Guest Houses / Hotels


Many people in Asheville have small homes or apartments they will rent on a nightly basis.  Also a good place to inquire about yard camping.

Air BnB

You will find some great listings and a variety of prices and locations in and around  Asheville.

Downtown Inn and Suites
120 Patton Avenue
Asheville, NC
828- 254-9661

This is one of the more affordable hotels in downtown Asheville.


French Broad River Campground
1030 Old Marshall Highway
Asheville, NC 28804
(828) 658-0772

This campground, right on the French Broad River, offers hot showers, Wi-Fi and a rec room.

Campfire Lodgings
116 Old Marshall Highway
Asheville, NC 28804
(828) 658-8012

This rather pricey campground has nice views.


You might also check out the local papers, especially Mountain Xpress.