Things to do in Asheville
Four Points Asheville Downtown is perfectly located in downtown Asheville, which is nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains. We're close to the greatest things to do in Asheville, making us the best of the best when it comes to Asheville hotels. Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) is just 15 miles away, and renowned attractions like The Orange Peel and the Blue Ridge Parkway are just a short drive from our hotel. Plus, we're the ideal hotel near the Biltmore Estate.
You'll find plenty of great shopping nearby, such as the Asheville Mall, the Downtown Market, and the Western North Carolina Farmer's Market. Nature lovers should check out Lake Lure, the North Carolina Arboretum, and Chimney Rock Park. If you're looking for a little history and culture, don't miss Grand Father Mountain, the Cherokee Indian Reservation, and the Asheville Art Museum.
- Asheville Art Museum
- Asheville Community Theatre
- Asheville Mall
- Asheville Tourists
- Basilica of Saint Lawrence
- Billy Graham Training Center
- Biltmore Estate
- Blue Ridge Parkway
- Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
- Folk Art Center
- Funny Business Comedy Club
- Grandfather Mountain
- Grove Arcade
- Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort
- Lake Lure
- Mt Mitchell State Park
- Reems Creek Golf Club
- River Arts District
- The Downtown Market
- The Grey Eagle
- The North Carolina Arboretum
- The Orange Peel
- U.S. Cellular Center
- UNC Asheville
- WNC Agriculture Center
- WNC Farmers Market
- Wolfe Ridge Ski Resort
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ARTS & CULTURE
Asheville Art Museum – Explore 20th-century American art, all only minutes from the Four Points.
Folk Art Center – Check out the home to the Southern Highland Craft Guild, the Folk Art Center, that showcases traditional and contemporary crafts of the Southern Appalachians.
Basilica of St. Lawrence – walk through the Minor Basilica of the Roman Catholic Church and look up at the Beaux-Arts architecture that surrounds you.
Biltmore Estate – visit America’s largest home built by George Vanderbilt. Have an adventure walking through the 8000-acre estate in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
University of North Carolina at Asheville – catch a game, tour campus, or visit family and friends all only four miles from the hotel.
Lake Lure – take in the sights, explore the town, and enjoy the serenity of Lake Lure while you are looking for things to do in Asheville.
Grandfather Mountain and Mount Mitchell – climb to your heart’s content at Grandfather Mountain or Mount Mitchell and take in the surrounding sights below you.
Cherokee Indian Reservation/Harrah Casino – take a chance at the local casino and start an adventure during your stay.
Asheville Tourists - Our local minor league baseball team. Be sure to catch a game if you visit during baseball season.
Reems Creek Golf Course – take a swing nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Reem's Creek Golf Course is the perfect setting for a relaxing and picturesque day.
North Carolina Arboretum – learn about the connection between people and plants at the NC Arboretum through conservation, demonstration, and more.
Wolf Ridge Ski Resort – hit the slopes like a pro or learn a new skill at Wolf Ridge.
Asheville Mall – treat yourself and your loved ones with some goods from the Asheville Mall, located off Interstate 240.
Grove Arcade – experience the different tastes, treats, and treasures of the local shops and restaurants within Grove Arcade.
The Downtown Market – shop at the coolest market in Asheville to find unique and affordable goods.
Asheville Community Theatre – pick your pleasure at the local theater while looking for things to do in Asheville, including comedies, dramas, musicals, and more all steps from the Four Points.
U.S. Cellular Center – check out the UHL’s Asheville Smoke, watch a performance, or attend a conference all within this civic center only minutes away.
The Orange Peel – come to Asheville’s hottest music venue to check out a new band or groove to one of your favorite songs.