An elegant private mountain retreat just 30 miles from Asheville and the Biltmore Estate. Located just outside the charmingly quaint town of Saluda which was known for being the steepest railroad grade in the country, as well as the only town in the US where every building is on the Nation Historic Register. The Inn has 14 rooms, including 5 private cottages, a lovely dining room with spectacular mountain views, a large living room with grand stone fireplace, organic garden, and private meeting/entertainment room. The restaurant is fine dining and Innkeeper & Chef, Marianne, specializes in using locally grown ingredients in Austrian inspired dishes. She and her husband, Marc have traveled the world as corporate event photographers and bring there many years of experience working with groups to the Inn. It is a perfect venue for small to medium weddings and small corporate retreats.