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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Rain, Retrocade, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Rain, Retrocade, more

Also, a new food truck called Crazy Burger is coming to West Asheville, and more.

by November 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Wanted: Subcontractors, tradesman for downtown Asheville condo/hotel project

Wanted: Subcontractors, tradesman for downtown Asheville condo/hotel project

If you’re in the construction business in Asheville, you’re gonna want to attend an open house meeting from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday.

The Parisian, new 50-room boutique hotel, planned for downtown Asheville

The Parisian, new 50-room boutique hotel, planned for downtown Asheville

Here’s a look at drawings depicting a new 50-room boutique hotel that’s proposed for Patton Avenue in the former Bank of America building across from Pritchard Park. The project plans for The Parisian are those of MRK Property Property Development. The development company, with offices in Asheville, Miami and Charlotte, bought the 1970’s-era office building a few years ago for[Read More…]

by November 24, 2016 19 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Westville Pub in West Asheville plans to expand

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Westville Pub in West Asheville plans to expand

Also, both the Jon Stickley Trio and Resonant Rogues are crowdfunding new albums, and more.

by November 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Work cranks up on latest Asheville luxury hotel, The Asheville Foundry Inn

Work cranks up on latest Asheville luxury hotel, The Asheville Foundry Inn

The hotel will occupy a total of five buildings – three renovated structures and two new buildings.

by October 9, 2016 4 comments feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: StorageMax coming to Riverside Drive in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: StorageMax coming to Riverside Drive in Asheville

Also, the new City Centre complex celebrates its grand opening, and much more.

by October 5, 2016 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Gas prices could spike in Asheville following pipeline leak

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Gas prices could spike in Asheville following pipeline leak

Also, Asheville Brewing has started making its Christmas Jam Pale Ale, and much more.

by September 16, 2016 8 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS Proposed new hotel on Haywood Street in Asheville

PHOTOS Proposed new hotel on Haywood Street in Asheville

This new hotel would be situated right across the street from the Hyatt Place, which just opened this spring.

by September 15, 2016 1 comment Asheville News, feature
First look at proposed Embassy Suites, another new downtown Asheville

First look at proposed Embassy Suites, another new downtown Asheville

The plans for new downtown Asheville hotels just keep on coming.

by July 22, 2016 21 comments Asheville News, feature
Another new hotel opens in Asheville; Country Inn & Suites up and running at Westgate

Another new hotel opens in Asheville; Country Inn & Suites up and running at Westgate

The hotel boom in Asheville rolls on.

by May 9, 2016 3 comments Asheville News, feature
PHOTOS New AC Hotel Asheville Downtown aims for fall opening

PHOTOS New AC Hotel Asheville Downtown aims for fall opening

The 132-room hotel will feature a 2,000-square-foot top-floor meeting space, as well as a rooftop bar.

by May 3, 2016 9 comments Asheville News
Hyatt Place in downtown Asheville now open

Hyatt Place in downtown Asheville now open

A rooftop bar and lounge called The Montford will be opening soon atop the new downtown hotel.

by April 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Controversial hotel planned near downtown gets Asheville P&Z approval despite traffic concerns

Controversial hotel planned near downtown gets Asheville P&Z approval despite traffic concerns

Commissioners also unanimously approved a rezoning request to allow redevelopment of the Lee Walker Heights public housing complex.

by April 7, 2016 8 comments Asheville News
The design for the new Towne Place Suites hotel proposed off Merrimon Avenue near downtown Asheville.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Hotel project off Merrimon Avenue reviewed again

Also, plans for the new Lee Walker Heights public housing complex met with early approval during a Monday meeting of a city advisory board.

by March 21, 2016 12 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville-area hotel occupancy numbers up in December

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville-area hotel occupancy numbers up in December

Also, Tupelo Honey plans to open a restaurant in Denver, and much more.

by March 2, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville City Council will consider plan to remake BB&T building into hotel today

Asheville City Council will consider plan to remake BB&T building into hotel today

How will the vote go?

by December 18, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
Buncombe hotel occupancy rates dip in October as hoteliers prepare to open hundreds of new rooms

Buncombe hotel occupancy rates dip in October as hoteliers prepare to open hundreds of new rooms

October 2015 will still go down as the second best month for hotel occupancy rates on record, tourism officials said Wednesday.

by December 16, 2015 33 comments Asheville News
The Village Hotel at Biltmore Estate/ Photo by Marty Weil for Ashvegas.com

PHOTOS Village Hotel at Biltmore Estate in Asheville now open

The newly opened Village Hotel features 209 rooms adjacent to Antler Village at Biltmore Estate.

by December 10, 2015 5 comments Asheville News
First in wave of new Asheville hotels opens in two weeks on Biltmore Estate

First in wave of new Asheville hotels opens in two weeks on Biltmore Estate

Village Hotel is a four-story hotel adjacent to the Biltmore Estate’s winery and Antler Village.

by November 19, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Gas station just north of downtown Asheville sold, hotel planned

Word on the street: Gas station just north of downtown Asheville sold, hotel planned

The 51 Grille eatery is a local fave.

by November 18, 2015 28 comments Asheville News
New name coming for proposed downtown Asheville hotel in BB&T building

New name coming for proposed downtown Asheville hotel in BB&T building

The name “Vandre Nouveau Hotel” is out. A new name will be announced in coming weeks.

by November 16, 2015 18 comments Asheville News
Proposed Vandre Nouveau Hotel in downtown Asheville clears another hurdle

Proposed Vandre Nouveau Hotel in downtown Asheville clears another hurdle

The next stop for the project to remodel the BB&T building into a new hotel and condos is the Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission.

by November 13, 2015 11 comments Asheville News
Remodel of BB&T building into boutique hotel in downtown Asheville eyed

Remodel of BB&T building into boutique hotel in downtown Asheville eyed

Newly elected Asheville City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield on Wednesday announced she had returned a campaign donation from the developer.

by November 11, 2015 8 comments Asheville News
Remake of Asheville’s BB&T office building into condos, boutique hotel gets early OK

Remake of Asheville’s BB&T office building into condos, boutique hotel gets early OK

The remodeling will also add two new restaurant spaces to downtown Asheville.

by November 3, 2015 31 comments Asheville News
Updated: Six Asheville awarded TDA tourism cash

Updated: Six Asheville awarded TDA tourism cash

A greenway and a River Arts District glass studio are two of six projects that have gotten Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority grant money.

by October 27, 2015 3 comments Asheville News
Former head of Asheville’s tourism bureau made $171,185

Former head of Asheville’s tourism bureau made $171,185

Scrutiny over tourism officials’ pay follows controversy over an increase in the Buncombe County hotel room tax.

by September 15, 2015 17 comments Asheville News
Downtown Asheville traffic headaches abound at construction scenes

Downtown Asheville traffic headaches abound at construction scenes

It’s not even fall yet, but bright oranges and yellows are already in full view in downtown Asheville – as safety vests and traffic cones.

by August 19, 2015 16 comments Asheville News
In Woodfin, farm life and housing find an equal footing in unique development

In Woodfin, farm life and housing find an equal footing in unique development

Developers are ready to start selling pastoral lots on 350 acres in a development that will include riverfront property, a 46-acre farm, a school, a boutique hotel and much more.

by August 18, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
SOLD! Hotel Indigo in downtown Asheville for $33 million

SOLD! Hotel Indigo in downtown Asheville for $33 million

Correction July 6: The buyer of The Indigo, Summit Hospitality 123 LLC, is not the owner of The Dunhill, as I originally reported. I apologize for the confusion. Original post July 2: Hotel Indigo in downtown Asheville sold recently for $33 million, according to property records. The seller was Hospitality Lodging Investors. The buyer was Summit Hospitality 123 LLC. I[Read More…]

A profile of Asheville tourists and their economic impact, by the numbers

A profile of Asheville tourists and their economic impact, by the numbers

The average Asheville tourist is 55 or older, drove to the mountains, stayed 2.44 nights and spent $104 a day.

by June 25, 2015 6 comments Asheville News
Asheville residents to Buncombe County TDA:  stop hotel room tax shenanigans

Asheville residents to Buncombe County TDA: stop hotel room tax shenanigans

Buncombe TDA should use part of its hotel room tax proceeds to pay for infrastructure improvements in the city, residents said.

by June 24, 2015 41 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville hotel job fair, movies in the Pack Square Park, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville hotel job fair, movies in the Pack Square Park, more

Also, Girls Rock Asheville launches a crowdfunding campaign, free bubble soccer and more.

by June 8, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville tourism officials approve tentative spending plan, don’t mention possible room tax increase

Asheville tourism officials approve tentative spending plan, don’t mention possible room tax increase

Some local residents want revenue from the potential new tax used for city projects, but hoteliers want it spent to attract more tourists

by May 28, 2015 28 comments Asheville News
Two 15-story motel towers planned for Patton Avenue in downtown Asheville

Two 15-story motel towers planned for Patton Avenue in downtown Asheville

The plans come as Asheville’s hotel construction boom rolls on.

by May 18, 2015 27 comments Asheville News
Here’s what Asheville’s BB&T building will look like as a new luxury hotel

Here’s what Asheville’s BB&T building will look like as a new luxury hotel

Over the next two years, Asheville’s iconic office building will be transformed into the Vandre Nouveau luxury hotel.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: An Asheville ‘twerkshop,’ Honeycutters new album, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: An Asheville ‘twerkshop,’ Honeycutters new album, more

Also, Bike Love 2015 details and the new hotel on Biltmore Estate begins taking reservations.

by February 11, 2015 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Construction of 5-story, 104-room downtown Asheville hotel moves forward

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Construction of 5-story, 104-room downtown Asheville hotel moves forward

Also, what happened to truck out front of Pack’s Tavern, a new plan for a South Slope residential development and more.

by February 3, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
Buncombe County tourism officials prepare to start 2015 grant cycle for tourism grants

Buncombe County tourism officials prepare to start 2015 grant cycle for tourism grants

The Buncombe TDA will kick it all off with an info session at 5 p.m. on March 25 at the offices of the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce.

by January 19, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Slide the City coming to Asheville in May, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Slide the City coming to Asheville in May, more

New Mountain Asheville breaks ground on its new outdoor stage, the new hotel at the Biltmore Estate is set to open in November, more.

by January 14, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Foam and Fabric on Biltmore in downtown Asheville to close

Word on the street: Foam and Fabric on Biltmore in downtown Asheville to close

Could the property be redeveloped for yet another downtown hotel?

by December 2, 2014 30 comments Asheville News
First look at new downtown Asheville hotel plans, Towne Place Suites off Merrimon Ave

First look at new downtown Asheville hotel plans, Towne Place Suites off Merrimon Ave

By my count, there are 7 new Asheville area hotels in the works, with rumors of three more.

by November 28, 2014 4 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS Hyatt Place hotel construction on Haywood Street in Asheville

PHOTOS Hyatt Place hotel construction on Haywood Street in Asheville

Hyatt Place is the first in a wave of new hotel construction in downtown Asheville.

by November 10, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Rumor control: New hotel coming to West Asheville

Rumor control: New hotel coming to West Asheville

As West Asheville continues to develop, there’s more and more talk about a hotel chain finding a foothold along Haywood Road.

by October 22, 2014 16 comments Word on the street
Count ’em: 7 Asheville hotels announced or being built now, with rumors of 3 more

Count ’em: 7 Asheville hotels announced or being built now, with rumors of 3 more

By my count, there are 7 Asheville hotels announced or under construction, with three others rumored to be in the works.

Biltmore Estate confirms construction of second hotel, set to open November 2015

Biltmore Estate confirms construction of second hotel, set to open November 2015

Village Hotel will have 209 rooms and will be a four-story, 130,000-square-foot building adjacent to the winery in Antler Village.

by September 29, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Biltmore Estate moving ahead with new hotel construction

Word on the street: Biltmore Estate moving ahead with new hotel construction

The new hotel will be built near Antler Village on the estate.

by September 28, 2014 3 comments Word on the street
Word on the street: New boutique hotel coming to Market Street in downtown Asheville

Word on the street: New boutique hotel coming to Market Street in downtown Asheville

Asheville is seeing a boom in downtown hotel construction.

by September 26, 2014 39 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS Demolition of former TK Tripp’s restaurant in downtown Asheville

PHOTOS Demolition of former TK Tripp’s restaurant in downtown Asheville

A new hotel and office building is slated to be built at the site on the corner of Charlotte and College streets downtown.

by September 15, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
PHOTOS New AC Hotel planned for downtown Asheville

PHOTOS New AC Hotel planned for downtown Asheville

Here are more renderings for the new AC Hotel proposed for downtown Asheville.

by July 14, 2014 39 comments Asheville News
New hotel proposed for Westgate Shopping Center property in Asheville

New hotel proposed for Westgate Shopping Center property in Asheville

Asheville is on the verge of a hotel building boom.