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A Private gravel terrace with views over roofs below reveal The Cathedral across the street.Biltmore Estate's Property to the West borders the upper garden private terrace.
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Griffin's Lair Biltmore Village, NC 28803

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Griffin's Lair Biltmore Village, NC 28803

Entire guesthouse
5 guests1 bedroom0 beds1 bath
5 guests
1 bedroom
0 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

An upstairs luxury apartment just steps away from The Biltmore Estate entrance in Asheville, NC. Created in the upstairs of an original George Vanderbilt cottage. Located in Historic Biltmore Village with an upper terrace backing up to the 8,000 acre Biltmore Estate. Views of Biltmore Village & The Cathedral of All Souls. 30 All Souls Crescent ste 200 Asheville, N.C.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 single bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 4PM - 2AM (next day) and check out out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


56 Reviews

Heather User Profile
November 2018
The place was great, very centrally located and clean. We had everything we needed including a lovely kitchen and bedroom. My 11 year old daughter loved the day bed--she felt like it was her own little nook! You will receive a VERY detailed e-mail with instructions prior to yo…
Vickie User Profile
October 2018
Griffin’s Lair was perfect for us! Hard to believe that four adult women would be happy with one bedroom and one bath, but it worked out great. The sleeper sofa and day bed were reported to be very comfortable. Basic supplies were provided as well. We all agreed that we would be …
Nukhet User Profile
October 2018
Griffin's Lair is a very stylish and well-appointed space that is centrally located in Biltmore Village (many outstanding cafes and restaurants in walking distance; cute small shops and right next to the Biltmore Estate). We loved the antique furniture and paintings; it is one of…
Robert User Profile
Response from Robert:
Such Nice Folks! Hope anyone with quality accomodations has the opportunity to host them!
October 2018
Jason User Profile
October 2018
Awesome space, plenty of room and amenities. Literally 500 feet from the entrance to the Biltmore. Nestled above an antique shop in lovely Biltmore Village. Plush, private and perfect. I wish it were my little lair.
Kristen User Profile
October 2018
This is a wonderful stay and so many attention to details...from the actual location of the apartment and its own private garden to the many architectural details inside--clean, lovely, and a perfect jumping off place to visit both the Biltmore and Asheville itself. There is a St…
Lillie User Profile
September 2018
Robert’s place is exactly as advertised. We really enjoyed our stay and loved how centrally located it was to everything we were there to do.
Marty User Profile
November 2018
We loved Griffins Lair! It was stylish and super close to downtown Asheville’s awesome restaurants and shops!

Hosted by Robert

Asheville, North Carolina, United StatesJoined in February 2015
Robert User Profile
56 Reviews
Robert is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
A local architect with a passion for Historic Architecture, Art, Antiques and Gardens. We moved this1895 George Vanderbilt cottage 30 years ago to save it from demolition. We tucked it into a moutainside with a private terrace overlooking Biltmore Village and we share a rear pr…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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