We Know the Best Weekend Getaway From Charlotte, NC

Whether you live in a big city like Charlotte, NC, or in one of the quiet suburbs outside, the stresses of everyday life can get you down. You need a calm, relaxed trip to rejuvenate and get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. You deserve a weekend getaway from Charlotte, NC, and Orchard Inn is the best place to do so. To get the inside scoop on our area, make sure you get a copy of our complimentary Vacation Guide!

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5 Reasons Why Orchard Inn Is the Best Weekend Getaway From Charlotte, NC

1. It’s Less Than Two Hours Away orchard inn swing

When you’re taking a trip for the weekend, you don’t want to travel far. Orchard Inn is less than a two-hour drive from Charlotte! You can easily leave for Orchard Inn after work on Friday, check in, and enjoy your entire weekend away.

2. It’s a Peaceful Retreat

It’s nearly impossible to not be relaxed during your stay at Orchard Inn. From cozy accommodations to comfortable shared areas, you can easily let your worries slip away. Start your day with a multi-course breakfast as you watch the birds outside on the feeder, then take some time to sit on our swing with your sweetheart and gaze out over the mountains. Breathing in the fresh mountain air is sure to clear your mind and make you feel better than ever.

3. You Can Take a Day Trip to Asheville biltmore house asheville nc

Orchard Inn is just 40 minutes away from Asheville, so it makes the perfect day trip if you are looking to explore. Brewery hopping is popular here, and there are countless galleries, shops, and boutiques to explore. The Biltmore Estate is also an outstanding option to spend the day at. This expansive property was once home to the Vanderbilts and is the largest home in the United States. Tour the home, see the grounds, and visit the on-site winery!

4. Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Orchard Inn is set back in the mountains of Western North Carolina, so there are countless opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. We even have a great nature trail on our property! Every morning, we offer guests the opportunity to walk the trail with us before breakfast. Another favorite spot to explore is Pearson Falls. Admission to this stunning 90-foot waterfall is just $5, and the quarter-mile trail is an easy walk.

5. A Renowned Restaurant Newman's Restaurant

If you’re coming on a weekend getaway from Charlotte, NC, make sure you make a reservation at Newman’s Restaurant. The menu changes each week depending on which ingredients are available and in season; all ingredients are grown onsite or bought locally. Not only is each course delicious, the service is incredible. Dining at Newman’s is not just a dinner; it’s an experience.

Book Your Weekend Getaway from Charlotte, NC, Today

MVW Living RoomYou deserve a weekend getaway from Charlotte, NC. Pack your bags and escape to the mountains of Western North Carolina. Browse our accommodations to start planning your stay. Consider our newest accommodations, our suites. Each suite has incredible views of the mountains and are set away from the inn to give you privacy. No matter which accommodation you choose, you can be sure that we will do everything we can to make sure you have the getaway of a lifetime.