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For those of you who have traveled a distance to attend a workshop or class at the Mountain Metalsmiths School of Jewelry & Lapidary, there is a variety of lodging that the Asheville, NC area has to offer. You can stay at 4 star resort type lodging, such as the Grove Park Inn or at the Biltmore Estate and indulge yourself at their spas. You may choose to camp at the many fine campgrounds or RV parks that surround the area. For the visitor flying into the Asheville Regional Airport, there is the convenience of the Comfort Inn across the street; a short 3 miles from the school. If you would prefer a suite-like feel, there is always the Comfort Suites Biltmore Square Mall, very convenient to shopping. Some of you might prefer the uniqueness of a stay at the historical bed & breakfast, the Blake House, located just a half mile away.
Keeping Your Lodging Arrangements Simple
Working with AAA Vacations
The Mountain Metalsmiths School of Jewelry & Lapidary has been offered a unique opportunity by AAA Vacations, Asheville, NC- part of AAA Carolinas. They have agreed to handle reservations for out of town students. You have the option to reserve rooms directly with the establishments, but why not let AAA Vacations make life simple. Besides, those of you who belong to AAA can take advantage of member savings if offered by the various lodging choices.
Some Lodging Choices
The Blake House Inn
The Blake House is offering a 15% discount on their rates with a class registration confirmation. Please bring your receipt upon checking in.
The Comfort Inn Asheville Airport
Located less than a mile from the Asheville Airport- convenient to all parts of Asheville
Comfort Suites Biltmore Square Mall
An all suite hotel offering a free hot breakfast, and a discounted rate to School students
The Grove Park Inn and Spa
Four star resort offers spa, golf course and fine dining in historic Arts and Crafts period lodge.
Inn on Biltmore Estate
The Inn on Biltmore Estate combines 21st-century amenities with gracious accommodations, fine dining, and unparalleled hospitality in the Vanderbilt ...
Green Mountain Lodge
Green Mountain Lodge, located near Hendersonville, NC is a pet friendly lodge; secluded but close to all the amenities you might need while taking class at the Mountain Metalsmiths School. The lodge is just 21 minutes or 14.56 mi away. Mention that you are taking a class here and you will get a discounted rate.